SSTB-EXPL11 2011 Ford Explorer SecureStor Vault Mounting Instuctions
CAUTION: Always check before drilling or screwing to be certain not to hit anything (fuel tank, lines, wiring, etc) beneath the carpet, the transmission hump or under the vehicle.
Rear Mounting: Lift rear seats upright. Remove rear threshold plastic trim. Screw small bracket into floor under plastic threshold using luggage clip bolts as shown in Figure1. Notch out plastic trim as shown in Figure 2. Replace plastic trim and stow seats to level the floor. Attach flat brackets to the bottom of the supplied rail using 3/8” hardware and leave loose for rail adjustment. Attach flat bracket to the short rear mounting bracket w/ 3/8” hardware. (Figure 3) Front Mounting: Remove seat belt attachment near floor. Install “L” bracket under the seat belt bracket and tighten. (Figure 4) Lower seats back to flat position Install the vault in the vehicle, align rail and seat belt bracket with pems in side of vault. Tighten all bracket and rail hardware when properly positioned. Attach SecureStor vault with 3/8 hardware and tighten securely. Be certain spare tire jack is accessible before installing vault. For access to spare tire, wing bolts can be substituted for 3/8” bolts. Remove wing bolts and slide vault forward.
Factory tie-down bolts
Notch plastic trim here Figure 2
Figure 3 Wing bolts for spare tire removal
Wing bolts for spare tire removal
Figure 4 â€œLâ€? bracket under factory seat belt bolt
Attach flat brackets to the bottom of the supplied rail using 3/8” hardware and leave loose for rail adjustment. Attach flat bracket to the...