June 9, 2017 Followup from the Pelican Staff: Can you share a photo of the part you are trying to remove? Thanks, 'hellrot325', for your help! One is for the seat motors, one set is for the seat belt buckle. The voltage from your meter could trigger the part, injuring you or someone around you. Christmas If you order more than one item, they may be shipped separtely. The rear bolts are more challenging, especially the inner bolt because it is tucked under the seat. Keep in mind that when your car was serviced before, parts may have been replaced with different size fasteners used in the replacement. Removed the seat, disconnected one end of the worm gear from the seat mount and gave it a turn with a spanner to get it moving. Grateful if someone could let me know if they should be.
If you can't remove it I don't believe you can replace the seat belt guide. The explosive charge in the seat belt pretensioner poses a hazard if not handled carefully. We aim to dispatch orders as quickly as possible. Think about how youll be re-securing the skin back. I couldn't get a single picture of all four clips but they are located roughly at each of the four corners.
You may find it easier to cut the rubber tube off before removing the spindles, but please be careful! Our packages include everything needed to completely replace your bland factory cloth or worn leather and can be fully customized to suit your style and budget. I found it best to get the zipties looped under the bars in the foam before setting the new heat pad down. For anybody whose motor does not work, they could remove the motor and use two drills. Next, reinstall the Torx bolts that hold the motor in. Go ahead and remove the 2 that you can get to, then loosen the 2 on the other side but don't remove the motor. This way you have less of a chance or sending power into the vehicle electrical system.
Tilt the seat to one side and you will see the yellow connector underneath: the black retainer slides outwards to the right as pictured: this releases the connector: now you can carefully take the seat out completely. Dave Hi guys, I just viewed a used Z4 and was hoping for some advice on this problem. I do not know why the mechanism was so darn sticky and hard to turn. Removing the cover is so easy, allows easy, precise securing of the guide. If you have the sepearate upper panel comfort seats this has to be removed to reinstall the lower panel or at least it helps get the upper clips in place. The passenger seat in my 2001 Z3 was stuck in the most forward position.
You can change your mind and change your consent choices at anytime by returning to this site. Select the amount of leather vs color and texture matched vinyl faux leather you would like in your interior. Place the seat on a blanket or a large fender cover. Comments and Suggestions: Alpalz3 Comments: Hi Nick, thanks for reply to seatbelt question. If you are looking for something custom, nothing beats having the real color swatches on hand and in your vehicle.
Be very careful not to damage the seat cover. Thank you, Hank March 3, 2017 Followup from the Pelican Staff: Yes, you can wait until unplugging the seat to disconnect the battery. Has any water come back at all? Should be around 2-3 ohms. There are three of them at the front of the seat and this then exposes the problem: A burnt and broken wire. So to effect a repair, I decided to splice another wire in between, to get rid of damaged bits and to allow a better routing of the wire. Install seat and seat belt fasteners and tighten.
This does take some time to accomplish perhaps 15 or 20 minutes. Step 12: Use 4 new plastic rivets to reattach the bottom cushion back onto the frame. If the motor goes in the wrong direction, reverse your connection. Tilt the whole seat to the dash to gain access to the wiring assembly underneath. You need to grasp the flexible shaft between your thumb and fingers and rotate it shaft in the direction that the motor would be turning.
Select the link below to order your color sample kit. To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below. Schematic of seat base Drive spindles removed from seat motors. Figured you disconnect seatbelt getting out so all should be. The picture above shows the seat removed from the car so you can see what you are looking for.