Bracket - Fascia Side to Fender - LH (Remove and Replace)

Correction code 1001101210011012

Remove

  1. Remove the LH and RH front wheels. See Wheel (Remove and Install).
  2. Release the clips (x9) that attach the front portion of the LH wheel arch liner to the vehicle, and then move the liner aside to perform the following steps.
    LH shown, RH similar; one clip is behind the knuckle
  3. Loosen the bolts that attach the front fascia to the LH front fender.
    Torque 4 Nm
    LH shown, RH similar
  4. Remove the bolt that attaches the front fascia to the LH front fender.
    Torque 3 Nm
    LH shown, RH similar
  5. Carefully pull aside the corner of the front fascia to gain access to the LH fascia side to fender bracket.
  6. Remove the bolts that attach the LH fascia side to fender bracket to the LH front fender, and then remove the bracket from the vehicle.
    LH shown, RH similar
1Remove the LH and RH front wheels. See Wheel (Remove and Install).
LH shown, RH similar; one clip is behind the knuckle
2Release the clips (x9) that attach the front portion of the LH wheel arch liner to the vehicle, and then move the liner aside to perform the following steps.
LH shown, RH similar
3Loosen the bolts that attach the front fascia to the LH front fender.
Torque 4 Nm
LH shown, RH similar
4Remove the bolt that attaches the front fascia to the LH front fender.
Torque 3 Nm
5Carefully pull aside the corner of the front fascia to gain access to the LH fascia side to fender bracket.
LH shown, RH similar
6Remove the bolts that attach the LH fascia side to fender bracket to the LH front fender, and then remove the bracket from the vehicle.

Install

Installation procedure is the reverse of removal, except for the following:

  • Align the fascia to the fender before tightening the bolts that attach the fascia to the fender.