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Interior Trim Removal/Installation - Door Areas

Front Door Sill Area
NOTE:
  • Put on gloves to protect your hands.
  • Take care not to bend or scratch the trim and panels.
  • When removing components, use the trim tools or equivalent.
  • RHD model is shown; LHD model is symmetrical.
  1. Remove the driver's kick panel (A) or the passenger's side kick panel (B).
    -1.
    Pull out the front door inner seal (C) from the kick panel hooks (D) and the front door opening flange.
    -2.
    Pull the kick panel back by hand to detach the clips, and to release the hooks (E) from the front door sill trim (F), then remove the panel. On the driver's side, pull the hood opener knob (G) and hold it while removing the panel.
Driver's side
Passenger's side

  1. Remove the front door sill trim (A).
    -1.
    Pull out the front door inner seal (B) from the front door sill trim hooks (C) and the front door opening flange.
    -2.
    Detach the hook (D) and tab (E) from center pillar lower trim (F), and pull the front door sill trim up by hand to detach the clips.

  1. Pull out the front door inner seal (A) from the trim hooks (B) and around the front door opening flange, then remove the seal.
  1. Install the trim in the reverse order of removal, and note these items:
    • Check if the clips are damaged or stress-whitened, and if necessary, replace them with new ones.
    • Push the clips and hooks into place securely.

Rear Door Sill Area
NOTE:
  • Put on gloves to protect your hands.
  • Take care not to bend or scratch the trim and panels.
  • When removing components, use the trim tools or equivalent.
  • RHD model is shown; LHD model is symmetrical.
  1. Tip-up the rear seat, and pull out the rear door inner seal (A), then carefully slide the luggage area side trim (B), and detach the clip from the rear side sill trim (C) using with a clip remover.

  1. Remove the hooks (A) from the center lower trim (B), then detach the lower clips pulling the bottom of the rear side sill trim (C) back by hand and remove it.

  1. Pull out the rear door opening seal (A) from the trim hooks (B) and around the front door opening flange, then remove the seal.
  1. Install the trim in the reverse order of removal, and note these items:
    • Check if the clips are damaged or stress-whitened, and if necessary, replace them with new ones.
    • Push the clips and hooks into place securely.