Cowl Covers Replacement


NOTE: LHD is shown RHD is symmetrical except the windshield washer tubes.

1.Remove the windshield wiper arms.

2.Using a clip remover, detach the clips (A), then remove the hood rear seal (B), and detach the clips (C) from the cowl covers. Take care not to scratch the cowl covers.

 

3.Detach the clips (D, E) and release the hook (F) by carefully pulling the passenger's cowl cover (G) upward. Pull the cover forward to release the hooks (H), pull the hinge cover (I) out from the front fender (J) and disconnect the windshield washer tube (K), then remove the cover. On RHD models, disconnect the windshield washer tube (L) routed from the washer reservoir to remove the passenger's cowl cover at this time. Take care not to scratch the body.

4.Detach the clips (D, E) by carefully pulling the driver's cowl cover (M) upward, and pull the cover forward to release the hooks (N). Pull the hinge cover (O) out from the front fender (P), and disconnect the windshield washer tube (L) routed from the washer reservoir then remove the cover. Take care not to scratch the body.

5.If necessary, release the clips, then remove the insulators (A, B) from both cowl covers (C, D).

 

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

  • Replace any damaged clips.
  • Make sure the washer tubes are connected securely.