REAR BUMPER REMOVAL

CAUTION / NOTICE / HINT

Tech Tips

If the bumper is damaged, there is a possibility that the installation area of the blind spot monitorsensor may be deformed and the blind spot monitor system may not operate correctly, so visuallyinspect the blind spot monitor sensor installation area (frame, stud bolt) to make sure it is not dentedor bent.

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If the visual inspection finds a problem, check the installation condition of the blind spot monitorsensor, and adjust the installation position of the blind spot monitor sensor as necessary.

PROCEDURE


  1. REMOVE UPPER REAR BUMPER COVER LH

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    *1 Protective Tape

    1. Using a screwdriver, detach the 3 claws and remove the upper rear bumper cover LH.

      Tech Tips

      Tape the screwdriver tip before use.

  2. REMOVE UPPER REAR BUMPER COVER RH

    Tech Tips

    Use the same procedure described for the LH side.

  3. REMOVE CENTER REAR BUMPER PLATE (w/ Dynamic Radar Cruise Control System)

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    1. Detach the 4 claws and remove the rear bumper center plate.

  4. REMOVE REAR BUMPER COVER


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      Remove the screw, and then remove the rear bumper seal bracket.

      Tech Tips

      Use the same procedure for both screws and rear bumper seal brackets.

    2. Remove the 2 screws.

    3. Put protective tape around the rear bumper cover.

    4. Using a clip remover, remove the 6 clips.

    5. Remove the 2 screws.

    6. Detach the 14 claws and 4 guides.

    7. Disconnect the No. 3 floor wire connector.

    8. Remove the rear bumper cover.

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      *1 Protective Tape - -
  5. REMOVE REAR BUMPER ENERGY ABSORBER

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    1. Remove the rear bumper energy absorber.

  6. REMOVE REAR BUMPER NO. 1 REINFORCEMENT

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    1. Remove the 8 bolts and rear bumper No. 1 reinforcement.

  7. REMOVE LUGGAGE TRIM SERVICE HOLE COVER

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  8. REMOVE REAR COMBINATION LIGHT ASSEMBLY LH

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  9. REMOVE REAR COMBINATION LIGHT ASSEMBLY RH

    Tech Tips

    Use the same procedure described for the LH side.

  10. REMOVE REAR BUMPER UPPER RETAINER LH

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    1. Using a clip remover, detach the 2 clips and remove the rear bumper upper retainer.

  11. REMOVE REAR BUMPER UPPER RETAINER RH

    Tech Tips

    Use the same procedure described for the LH side.

  12. REMOVE BLIND SPOT MONITOR SENSOR

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  13. REMOVE REAR BUMPER LOWER SIDE RETAINER LH

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    1. Using a screwdriver, turn the clip 90° and remove the clip.

    2. Using a clip remover, detach the claw and remove the rear bumper lower side retainer LH.

  14. REMOVE REAR BUMPER LOWER SIDE RETAINER RH

    Tech Tips

    Use the same procedure described for the LH side.

  15. REMOVE REAR BUMPER SIDE SUPPORT LH

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    1. Using a screwdriver, turn the 5 clips 90° and remove the 5 clips.

    2. Using a clip remover, detach the clip and claw and remove the rear bumper side support.

  16. REMOVE REAR BUMPER SIDE SUPPORT RH

    Tech Tips

    Use the same procedure described for the LH side.

  17. REMOVE REAR TIRE PRESSURE MONITOR INITIATOR

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  18. REMOVE REAR BUMPER LOWER RETAINER LH

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    *1 Grommet

    1. Remove the 4 screws and grommet.

    2. Using a clip remover, detach the 4 claws and remove the rear bumper lower retainer LH.

  19. REMOVE REAR BUMPER LOWER RETAINER RH

    Tech Tips

    Use the same procedure described for the LH side.