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Door Outer Panel – Removing and Installing

Removing

  • Lever out clips-3- from the bottom starting on the door -1- and remove cover -2-.

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  • Remove Lock Cylinder (see seperate guide)
  • Remove Door Handle (see seperate guide)
  • Remove bolt -1- from mounting bracket -2- which is located behind door outer panel.

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Remove all bolts -2, 3 and 4-.
–   Carefully remove door outer panel.
  • Remove all bolts -2, 3 and 4-.
  • Carefully remove door outer panel.

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Installing

Bolts of different types are used to secure door outer panel. If these are fitted in the wrong positions, the door outer panel will be damaged.

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  • Carefully fit door outer panel.
  • Insert all bolts -2, 3 and 4-.

Observe correct usage for the different types of bolts.
Feature for bolt -2-: bolt with pointed end and thin washer.
Feature for bolt -3-: bolt without pointed end but with thick washer.
Feature for bolt -4-: bolt with pointed end and thick washer.

  • Check whether the securing strut guide pins are located in the appropriate guide holes in door inner part. Then first tighten all bolts -2, 3 and 4-.

Observe correct specified torque for the different types of bolts.
Specified torque for bolt -2-: 10 Nm.
Specified torque for bolt -3-: 14 Nm.
Specified torque for bolt -4-: 10 Nm.

Further installation is performed in the reverse order of removal.

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