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Tesla Model S: Assembly - Instrument Panel Side Cover - LH (Remove and Replace)

Tesla Model S (2012-2024) Service Manual / Instrument Panels and Pedals / Assembly - Instrument Panel Side Cover - LH (Remove and Replace)

Removal

  1. Release clips (x3) securing instrument panel side cover.

    Note: Components have been removed in this graphic to aid clarity.

    Assembly - Instrument Panel Side Cover - LH (Remove and Replace)

  2. Disconnect harness connector from key antenna.

    Assembly - Instrument Panel Side Cover - LH (Remove and Replace)

  3. Remove screws (x2) securing antenna to trim (torque 1 Nm).
  4. Remove instrument panel side cover.

    Caution: Take care not to damage component(s).

    Caution: Replace any broken clips.

    Assembly - Instrument Panel Side Cover - LH (Remove and Replace)

Installation

Installation procedure is the reverse of removal.

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