Interior Trim Removal/Installation - Front Door Sill Area

Front Door Sill Area

  • Put on gloves to protect your hands.
  • Take care not to bend or scratch the trim and panels.
  • When removing components, use the handy remover set or equivalent.

1.Driver's side: Remove the footrest.

2.Driver's side: Remove the front side cap from the front door sill trim, and remove the screw.

3.Detach the hooks (A) and tabs (B) from the kick panel (C) and center pillar lower trim (D), and pull the front door sill trim (E) up by hand to detach the clips (F, G), then remove it.

Driver's side 

Passenger's side 

4.Pull out the front door opening seal (A) from the trim hooks (B) and around the front door opening flange, then remove the seal.


5.Pull the left kick panel (A) or the right kick panel (B) back by hand to detach the clips, then remove it.

Driver's side 

Passenger's side 

6.Install the trim in the reverse order of removal, and note these items:

  • Check for damaged or stress-whitened clips, and replace them with new ones.
  • Push the clips and hooks into place securely.