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“Now you will fit the Arm Rest and Cup Holder to the Center Console of your NISSAN GT-R (R35). You will also fit the parts that you assembled in the previous [pack] to the Center Console.”
Gear Shift Base Parts
Slot the two posts under the Gear Shift Base assembly from the previous issue into the matching recesses of the Center Console, as shown:
Secure the Gear Shift Base into place from below with two (2) GP screws:
Slot the Rear Console Speaker (also from the previous issue) into the Center Console, as shown.
There is a tiny Bose nameplate on this speaker, so you can tell which way is up:
Secure from behind with two (2) DM screws.
This is your friendly reminder to try using 3-in-One Oil on all screws going into metal:
Fit the Rear Console Cup Holder into this location of the Center Console, aligning the post:
Secure from below with one (1) GP screw:
Place the two circular mounts of the Console Arm Rest Part over these pegs of the Console Arm Rest:
Secure these parts together as shown, with two (2) GP screws:
Place this Arm Rest assembly onto these two pegs of the Center Console:
Secure the Arm Rest from underneath with two (2) GP screws:
We have begun to construct the GT-R’s interior! Keep all the extra GP screws; we will need them soon. In the next issue, we will receive the interior base (floorboard) where we can really see the insides of the car come to life. I hope there are no more shipping delays.
Running Total of screws used so far: 158
Pack 23 – Interior: Interior Base