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Caution: Unless directed otherwise, the ignition and start switch must be in the OFF or LOCK position, and all electrical loads must be OFF before servicing any electrical component. Disconnect the negative battery cable to prevent an electrical spark should a tool or equipment come in contact with an exposed electrical terminal. Failure to follow these precautions may result in personal injury and/or damage to the vehicle or its components.
Caution: This vehicle is equipped with a Supplemental Inflatable Restraint (SIR) System. Failure to follow the correct procedure could cause the following conditions:
Do not remove the I/P harness from the vehicle.
Important: Remove all of the parts of the I/P carrier assembly from the vehicle as a unit.
The left side is shown, the right side is similar.
Notice: Use the correct fastener in the correct location. Replacement fasteners must be the correct part number for that application. Fasteners requiring replacement or fasteners requiring the use of thread locking compound or sealant are identified in the service procedure. Do not use paints, lubricants, or corrosion inhibitors on fasteners or fastener joint surfaces unless specified. These coatings affect fastener torque and joint clamping force and may damage the fastener. Use the correct tightening sequence and specifications when installing fasteners in order to avoid damage to parts and systems.
Tighten Tighten the screws to 1.6 N·m (14 lb in).
Notice: Refer to Fastener Notice in Cautions and Notices.
Tighten the bolts to 50 N·m (37 lb ft).
The left side is shown, the right is similar.
Tighten the bolt to 25 N·m (18 lb ft).
Tighten bolts to 50 N·m (37 lb ft).
Tighten the retaining bolts to 2 N·m (18 lb in)
Ensure the wire harness is routed to all of the openings.
Tighten the retaining bolts and nuts to 9 N·m (80 lb in).
Tighten the retaining bolts to 6 N·m (53 lb in)