Sunroof Frame and Drain Tube ReplacementSRS components are located in this area. Review the SRS component locations and the precautions and procedures before performing repairs or service.
|1.||Remove these items:|
|2.||Put on gloves to protect your hands. Disconnect the motor connector (A).|
|3.||Disconnect the drain tubes (A).|
|4.||Remove the interior harness (B) by detaching the harness clips (C). LHD is shown; RHD is similar.|
|5.||With an assistant holding the frame (A), remove the bolts, starting at the rear, and release the rear hooks (B) by moving the frame forward.|
|6.||With the help of an assistant, carefully remove the frame through the front door opening. Take care not to scratch the interior trim and body, or tear the seat covers.|
|7.||To remove a front drain valve (A) from the body, remove the kick panel, left or right, and the driver's dashboard under cover or passenger's dashboard under cover.|
Detach the clips (B), then remove the front drain tube (C).
|8.||To remove a rear drain valve (A) from the body, remove these parts:|
Tie a string to the top end of the rear drain tube (B), then pull back the trunk side trim panel and pull the drain tube down out of the pillar.
|9.||Install the frame and drain tube in the reverse order of removal, and note these items:|
|10.||Check for water leaks. Let the water run freely from a hose without a nozzle. Do not use a high-pressure spray.|