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Tesla Model S: Duct - Condenser LH (Remove and Replace)

Tesla Model S (2012-2024) Service Manual / Thermal Management / Duct - Condenser LH (Remove and Replace)


  1. Remove the front fascia assembly (refer to procedure).
  2. Remove the bolts (x4) that secure the duct to the condenser housing (torque 16 Nm on vehicles equipped with a magnesium Carrier, torque 4 Nm on vehicles equipped with a composite Carrier).

    Duct - Condenser LH (Remove and Replace)

  3. Remove the duct from the bracket.

Installation procedure is the reverse of removal, except for the following:

  1. Power cycle the thermal controller:
    1. Remove the Thermal System Controls fuse (F22).
    2. Wait approximately 30 seconds.
    3. Reinstall fuse F22.
  2. In the Toolbox "Louver Shutter Operation" panel, run the "Recalibrate Louver Shutters" procedure in Toolbox.


     Motor - Active Louver - Front Fascia (Remove and Replace)

    Removal Remove front fascia active louver vent (refer to procedure) Remove screws (x3) securing louver drive motor to vent assembly (torque 1 Nm).

     Vent - Motorized - Front Fascia - LH (Remove and Replace)

    Removal If the vehicle is equipped with 1st generation front fascia applique, remove front fascia applique (refer to procedure) . Remove ankle catcher foam, if equipped.

     Safety and Restraint


     Module - TPMS - Baolong (Remove and Replace)

    Warning: If the vehicle has air suspension, activate "Jack" mode on the touchscreen before raising and supporting the vehicle. Removal Raise and support the vehicle (refer to procedure). Warning: Do not work on an incorrectly supported vehicle.

     Checking Brake Fluid

    WARNING: Contact Tesla immediately if you notice increased movement of the brake pedal or a significant loss of brake fluid. Driving under these conditions can result in extended stopping distances or complete brake failure. A red brake indicator on the instrument panel alerts you if th

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