Land Rover Defender LHS Under Seat Tool Box Replacement

Parts used

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1no. 021 Land Rover Defender Battery Box LHS **Now 25mm Deeper**
1001 Type A Rivets Grip Range 1.6mm – 6.2mm Pk 100
1002 Type B Rivets Grip Range 4.8mm – 11mm Pk 100



The nearside seat in position this will need removing along with the soundproof to gain access to tool box. 1


The seat and sound proof removed, to remove toolbox the spot welds will need drilling out and these can later be used to rivet the new toolbox in place. 2


Where the rivets/spot welds will need drilling out 3


The seat box has been removed, by removing sill rail. 4


Clamp the seat box in position and match drill were the spot welds were drilled out or rivets. 5


The seat box and seat box end has now been riveted in place and needs the sill rail bolting back in place  6


The toolbox will need match drilling to suit the seat box end to bolt it to the sill rail.  7


The clearance between the bottom of the tool box and chassis rail.  8


The under seat tool box fitted with the seat and sound proof refitted.  9


Note, when fitting toolbox back apply PVC tape where any dissimilar metals touch i.e. aluminium comes into contact with mild steel to prevent electro static reaction.

This workshop was carried out by Ronnie Maughan Jnr