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How to Replace Cargo Box 88-98 GMC K1500

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  1. step : Removing the Cargo Box (0:44)
    • Open the storage box and remove the lid
    • Pry out the two tabs with a flat blade screwdriver
    • Remove the 13mm nut from inside the wheel well
  2. step : Installing the Cargo Box (1:14)
    • Insert the cargo box into place
    • Tighten the 13mm nut to the box
    • Press the lid on

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In this video, we're going to be working with our 1996 GMC Sierra. We're going to show you how to remove and replace your vehicle's under hood storage box.

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Here are the items you'll need for this repair.

Open your storage box and remove the lid. There are two tabs located at the front that you'll want to pry out with a flat blade screw driver and lift up. Remove the 13 millimeter nut inside the wheel well with a 13 millimeter socket and ratchet.

Reinstall the cargo box. Reinstall the 13 millimeter hold down nut. Reinstall the lid.

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Tools needed for replacement:

    Ratchets & Related

  • Ratchet
  • Socket Extensions

  • Screwdrivers & Related

  • Flat Blade Screwdriver

  • Sockets - Metric

  • 13mm Socket

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