INSTRUMENT PANEL ASSEMBLY REPLACEMENT
Remove or Disconnect
Negative battery cable(s).
Disable SIR system.
Three relay center bolts from inside wheel opening and set aside.
Two screws retaining Convenience Center to cowl.
Cruise control harness (if equipped).
Forward lamp harness.
Rear lamp harness.
SIR system harness.
Steering shaft bolt.
Left and right hinge pillar trim panels.
Brake release handle from the cable.
Clip releases handle from cable.
Four lower bolster screws.
Twist brake release cable to disengage.
Lap cooler hose.
Reaction plate assembly.
8-way column connector.
48-way connector retainer to access two lower column nuts.
Shift cable (automatic transmission).
Steering column from the vehicle.
Transfer case knob by pulling straight up.
Four wheel drive models must be in 4-LO range.
Manual transmission (if equipped).
Left and right lower I/P pivot bolts.
Center support screw.
Three upper I/P support screws.
I/P from the cowl.
Park brake release cable.
Electrical connectors (as necessary).
22-way engine harness
VSS calibrator module
Clutch or Brake release switches
Electronic accelerator (Diesel)
HVAC control cables (if equipped).
I/P from the vehicle.
At this point, I/P removal is complete. Reverse removal process
Wednesday, December 2nd, 2009 AT 3:09 PM