Gasket - Cover - HV Battery (Remove and Replace)

Correction code 1610300116103001

Remove

Note: There are two types of HV battery cover gaskets: an older platter perimeter gasket, and a newer penthouse perimeter gasket. These are referred to as platter type and penthouse type. This procedure removes both types, but installs only the penthouse type gasket.

  1. Remove the HV battery. See HV Battery (RWD) (Remove and Install).
  2. Remove and discard the HV battery cover gasket.
    Note: When removing the platter type gasket, peel the gasket to the side, at a 90° angle from the adhesive line.
    Platter Type
    Penthouse Type
  3. Use IPA wipes to clean the adhesive and residue from the HV battery cover surface.
    Tip: Use a drill fitted with an adhesive eraser wheel to speed clean up.
1Remove the HV battery. See HV Battery (RWD) (Remove and Install).
Platter Type
Penthouse Type
2Remove and discard the HV battery cover gasket.
Note: When removing the platter type gasket, peel the gasket to the side, at a 90° angle from the adhesive line.
3Use IPA wipes to clean the adhesive and residue from the HV battery cover surface.
Tip: Use a drill fitted with an adhesive eraser wheel to speed clean up.

Install

  1. Peel the backing off a new HV battery cover gasket, position the long straight edge to the front of the HV battery, and then install the gasket onto the HV battery surface around the penthouse.
  2. Install the HV battery. See HV Battery (RWD) (Remove and Install).
1Peel the backing off a new HV battery cover gasket, position the long straight edge to the front of the HV battery, and then install the gasket onto the HV battery surface around the penthouse.
2Install the HV battery. See HV Battery (RWD) (Remove and Install).