BACK DOOR SUPPORT INSTALLATION

CAUTION / NOTICE / HINT

Tech Tips


  • Use the same procedure for the RH and LH sides.

  • The procedure listed below is for the LH side.

PROCEDURE


  1. INSTALL BACK DOOR STAY BOLT


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      When replacing the back door stay bolt with a new one:


      1. Clean the threaded portion on the vehicle body with a non-residue solvent.

      2. Install the back door stay bolt.

        Torque:
        22 N*m  { 224 kgf*cm, 16 ft.*lbf }
    2. When reusing the back door stay bolt:


      1. Clean the threaded portion on the vehicle body with a non-residue solvent.

      2. Apply adhesive to the threads of the back door stay bolt.

        Adhesive
        Toyota Genuine Adhesive 1324, Three Bond 1324 or equivalent
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        Install the back door stay bolt.

        Torque:
        22 N*m  { 224 kgf*cm, 16 ft.*lbf }
  2. INSTALL UPPER BACK DOOR DAMPER STAY BRACKET LH


    1. Clean the threaded portion on the vehicle body with a non-residue solvent.

    2. Apply adhesive to the threads of the 2 bolts.

      Adhesive
      Toyota Genuine Adhesive 1324, Three Bond 1324 or equivalent
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      Install the upper back door damper stay bracket with the 2 bolts.

      Torque:
      7.0 N*m  { 71 kgf*cm, 62 in.*lbf }
  3. INSTALL BACK DOOR STAY ASSEMBLY LH


    1. Install the 2 stop rings to the back door stay assembly.

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      Install the back door stay assembly.

      CAUTION:

      Install the back door stay assembly while supporting the back door by hand.

    3. Check that the back door stay assembly is attached at the ball joint and that the back door stay assembly cannot be pulled off.