Trim - Side Rail - LH (Remove and Replace)

Correction code 1518660215186602

Remove

  1. Remove the LH side rail trim. See Trim - Side Rail - LH (Remove and Install).
  2. Release the clips that attach the old LH side rail tethers to the LH side rail, and then remove and discard the tethers from the vehicle.
1Remove the LH side rail trim. See Trim - Side Rail - LH (Remove and Install).
2Release the clips that attach the old LH side rail tethers to the LH side rail, and then remove and discard the tethers from the vehicle.

Install

  1. If not pre-installed, install new push clips (x2) onto the new LH side rail trim.
  2. Remove the new side rail trim tether clips from the new LH side rail trim.
  3. Install the new side rail trim tether clips on the LH side rail.
    Caution:
    Do not remove the clips after they are fully seated on the LH side rail. The clips are one time use.
  4. Hook the LH side rail trim tethers (x2) on the LH side rail trim, and then position the side rail trim on the side rail.
  5. Firmly fasten the push clips that attach the LH side rail trim to the LH side rail.
    Note: Fasten the top clip first near the coat hanger, and work towards the trunk.
    Important: Make sure each clip makes an audible snap as they engage with the side rail. If there is no audible snap, the clip has not properly attached. Remove the side rail trim, inspect the clips, replace any damaged clips, and then re-install the trim.
1If not pre-installed, install new push clips (x2) onto the new LH side rail trim.
2Remove the new side rail trim tether clips from the new LH side rail trim.
3Install the new side rail trim tether clips on the LH side rail.
Caution:
Do not remove the clips after they are fully seated on the LH side rail. The clips are one time use.
4Hook the LH side rail trim tethers (x2) on the LH side rail trim, and then position the side rail trim on the side rail.
5Firmly fasten the push clips that attach the LH side rail trim to the LH side rail.
Note: Fasten the top clip first near the coat hanger, and work towards the trunk.
Important: Make sure each clip makes an audible snap as they engage with the side rail. If there is no audible snap, the clip has not properly attached. Remove the side rail trim, inspect the clips, replace any damaged clips, and then re-install the trim.