Opel Corsa B 1993–2000 Service and Repair Manual: Head restraints - removal and refitting


1. Both front and rear head restraints are removed in the same way.

2. Pull the head restraint up as far as it will go.

3. Release the catch spring by pushing it rearwards and remove the head restraint. The catch springs are located on the left-hand side on front seats and on the right-hand side on rear seats.

4. The guide sleeves can be removed if necessary by releasing the retaining lugs with a screwdriver and pulling them upwards (see illustration).

Bodywork and fittings
Removing a head restraint guide sleeve - push down with screwdriver to release retaining lugs (arrowed)


5. Refit in the reverse order to removal.

    Front seat - removal and refitting
    Removal 1. Remove the trim which covers the seat outboard rail. This trim is secured by a single self-tapping screw at the front (see illustration). Seat rail trim removal 2. Remove the four ...

    Rear seat - removal and refitting
    Removal 1. Uncover the hinges at the front of the seat. Free them by extracting the circlips and removing the hinge pins (see illustration). The bench section(s) of the seat can now be remove ...

    See also:

    Opel Corsa Owners Manual. Load compartment lighting, Reading lights, Centre console lighting, Entry lighting, Exit lighting
    Load compartment lighting The lighting switches on when opened. Reading lights Reading lights Operated with buttons with ignition on. Centre console lighting ...