Renault Koleos Service Repair Manual: Tailgate: Removal - Refitting

Non-side opening elements

I - REMOVAL WITHOUT HINGES

1 - REMOVAL PREPARATION OPERATION

  • Remove the tailgate trim (see Tailgate lining: Removal - Refitting) (73A, Non-side opening elements trim).
  • Disconnect:
    • the high level brake light connector (see Third brake light: Removal - Refitting) (81A, Rear lighting),
    • the radio aerial connector (see Radio aerial: Removal - Refitting) (86A, Radio),
    • the tailgate screen washer jet pipe (see Rear screen washer jet: Removal - Refitting) (85A, Wiping - Washing),
    • the heated rear screen connector.
  • Remove:
    • the tailgate electrical supply harness,
    • the tailgate gas strut (see Tailgate balancer: Removal - Refitting) (52A, Non-side opening element mechanisms).

2 - OPERATION FOR REMOVAL OF PART CONCERNED

Non-side opening elements

  • Remove:
    • the tailgate bolts (1) ,
    • the tailgate.

II - REFITTING WITHOUT HINGES

1 - OPERATION FOR REFITTING PART CONCERNED

  • Remove:
    • the tailgate,
    • the tailgate bolts (1) .
  • Torque tighten the tailgate bolts (40 N.m) (1) .

2 - FINAL OPERATION

  • Refit:
    • the tailgate gas strut (see Tailgate balancer: Removal - Refitting) (52A, Non-side opening element mechanisms),
    • the tailgate electrical supply harness,
  • Connect:
    • the heated rear screen connector,
    • the tailgate screen washer jet pipe (see Rear screen washer jet: Removal - Refitting) (85A, Wiping - Washing),
    • the radio aerial connector (see Radio aerial: Removal - Refitting) (86A, Radio),
    • the high level brake light connector (see Third brake light: Removal - Refitting) (81A, Rear lighting).
  • Refit the tailgate trim (see Tailgate lining: Removal - Refitting) (73A, Non-side opening elements trim).

III - REMOVAL WITH HINGES

1 - REMOVAL PREPARATION OPERATION

  • Remove:
    • the headlining (see Headlining: Removal - Refitting) (Body internal trim),
    • the tailgate trim (see Tailgate lining: Removal - Refitting) (73A, Non-side opening elements trim).
  • Disconnect:
    • the high level brake light connector (see Third brake light: Removal - Refitting) (81A, Rear lighting),
    • the radio aerial connector (see Radio aerial: Removal - Refitting) (86A, Radio),
    • the tailgate screen washer jet pipe (see Rear screen washer jet: Removal - Refitting) (85A, Wiping - Washing),
    • the heated rear screen connector.
  • Remove the tailgate gas strut (see Tailgate balancer: Removal - Refitting) (52A, Non-side opening element mechanisms).

2 - OPERATION FOR REMOVAL OF PART CONCERNED

Non-side opening elements

  • Remove:
    • the tailgate hinge nuts on each side of the vehicle (2) ,
    • the tailgate.

IV - REFITTING WITH HINGES

1 - OPERATION FOR REFITTING PART CONCERNED

  • Refit:
    • the tailgate,
    • the tailgate hinge nuts (2) on each side of the vehicle.
  • Torque tighten the tailgate earth nuts (30 N.m) (2) .

2 - FINAL OPERATION

  • Refit:
    • the tailgate gas strut (see Tailgate balancer: Removal - Refitting) (52A, Non-side opening element mechanisms),
    • the tailgate screen washer jet pipe (see Rear screen washer jet: Removal - Refitting) (85A, Wiping - Washing).
  • Connect:
    • the heated rear screen connector,
    • the tailgate screen washer jet pipe (see Rear screen washer jet: Removal - Refitting) (85A, Wiping - Washing),
    • the radio aerial connector (see Radio aerial: Removal - Refitting) (86A, Radio),
    • the high level brake light connector (see Third brake light: Removal - Refitting) (81A, Rear lighting).
  • Refit:
    • the tailgate trim (see Tailgate lining: Removal - Refitting) (73A, Non-side opening elements trim),
    • the headlining (see Headlining: Removal - Refitting) (Body internal trim).
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