C-pillar partition is extremely heavy and must be supported
during removal and installation. Failure to do so may result in
serious injury to personnel or damage to equipment.
These procedures cover replacement of left side mounting hardware
for the C-pillar partition. Right side is basically the same.
Note location of capscrews for installation.
Remove four capscrews (2) and C-pillar gap bracket (3) from wheelwell (1).
Remove two capscrews (12) and washers (11) securing C-pillar partition stop bracket (9) to vehicle
Remove eight capscrews (7) securing two C-pillar parition isolator brackets (6) to vehicle
Remove shims (5) and C-pillar partition (4) from vehicle.
Note locations of capscrews for installation.
Remove locknut (8), capscrew (13), washer (14), and C-pillar partition stop bracket (9) from C-pillar
partition (4). Discard locknut (8).
25-9. C-PILLAR PARTITION MAINTENANCE
This task covers:
General mechanics tool kit:
automotive (Appendix B, Item 1)
Automotive maintenance and repair: field
maintenance, basic (Appendix B, Item 6)
Nine locknuts (Appendix G, Item 168)
Sealing compound (Appendix C, Item 72.1)
Cargo shell door removed (para. 11-14).
Passenger seats removed (para. 10-45).
Rear A/C evaporator removed (para. 25-22).
Cargo shells removed (para. 25-7).
General Safety Instructions
C-pillar partition is extremely heavy and must be
supported during removal and installation.