||Open rear louver/sunshade and remove louver/sunshade
rubber stop on
each side of quarter panel to expose welded lip.
||Cut out template at bottom of page 2 (illustration).
Place template on
left hand quarter panel ledge using rivets for gas strut
bracket as reference points. Mark and center punch
both upper holes.
Repeat on right hand side quarter panel. Drill
four (4) 1/4" holes
and install hinges using the 10-32 x 1/2" Philips
head screws and
nut plates provided.
||With louver open install rack on top
hinge studs using the special
knobs provided and position sliding tube brackets in
to lower hinges (install special knobs). Position
hinges making sure
that the hinge is to the outside of the car as far as
four should be tight and hinges flat on welded
lip. Mark and center
punch both holes on each hinge. Remove rack and
drill four (4) holes
and install hinge as in note #2.
||Cut louver/sunshade rubber stop to fit
around hinges leaving upper
(visible) part of rubber stop intact.
||To store rack in trunk, first remove
carped and drill one (1) 1/4"
hole centered between the holes shown on illustration
the 1/4-20 x 1" carriage bolt from the bottom up
and the 1/4-20 thin
nut. Replace carpet and cut to allow bolt to protrude
carpet. Place rack in trunk and install hold down
bracket using the
1/4-20 elastic wing nut.