Kia Soul: Rear Seat Latch Repair procedures - Rear Seat - Body (Interior and Exterior)Kia Soul: Rear Seat Latch Repair procedures

Kia Soul EV (PS EV) 2015-2020 Service Manual / Body (Interior and Exterior) / Rear Seat / Rear Seat Latch Repair procedures

Replacement
   
Put on gloves to protect your hands.
   
When prying with a flat-tip screwdriver, wrap it with protective tape, and apply protective tape around the related parts, to prevent damage.
Use a plastic panel removal tool to remove interior trim pieces to protect from marring the surface.
Take care not to bend or scratch the trim and panels.
1.
Remove the rear seat back cover [LH]or [RH].
(Refer to Rear Seat - "Rear Seat Back Cover")
2.
After loosening the mounting bolts, then remove the rear seat latch (A).

Tightening torque :
19.6 ~ 29.4 N.m (2.0 ~ 3.0 kgf.m, 14.5 ~ 21.7 lb-ft)

3.
Remove the rear seat latch rod (A) to direction of the arrow.

4.
Install in the reverse order of removal.
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