Kia Niro: Front Seat / Front Seat Frame Assembly Repair procedures

Kia Niro 2017 (DE HEV) Service Manual / Body (Interior and Exterior) / Front Seat / Front Seat Frame Assembly Repair procedures

Replacement
  

Put on gloves to protect your hands.

  

Use a plastic panel removal tool to remove interior trim pieces without marring the surface.

Be careful not to bend or scratch the trim and panels.

1.

Remove the front seat back cover.

(Refer to Front Seat - "Front Seat Back Cover")

2.

Remove the front seat cushion cover.

(Refer to Front Seat - "Front Seat Cushion Cover")

3.

Remove the side airbag (SAB) module.

(Refer to Airbag Module - "Side Airbag (SAB) Module")

4.

Remove the lumbar support assembly.

(Refer to Body Electrical System - "Lumbar Support Unit")

5.

After loosening the mounting bolts, disconnect the front seat back frame assembly (A) and front seat cushion frame assembly (B).

Tightening torque :

44.1 - 53.9 N·m (4.5 - 5.5 kgf·m, 32.5 - 39.8 lb·ft)

6.

Install in the reverse order of removal.

  

To replace a seat equipped with side airbag, remove the side airbag first.

(Refer to Restraint - "Side Airbag (SAB) Module")

Before servicing, be fully aware of precautions and service procedure relevant to airbag.

(Refer to Restraint - "Side Airbag (SAB) Module")

Front Seat Frame Assembly Components and components location
Component Location 1. Front seat back frame assembly 2. Front seat cushion frame assembly ...

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