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Tesla Model S: Fascia Assembly - Rear (Remove and Replace)

Tesla Model S (2012-2024) Service Manual / Body / Fascia Assembly - Rear (Remove and Replace)

Removal

  1. Remove the rear fascia for access (refer to procedure).
  2. Remove the bolts (x4) and plastic rivets (x2) that secure the diffuser tray to the rear fascia (torque 3 Nm).
  3. Release the clips (x15) that secure the rear fascia to the diffuser and applique.

    Fascia Assembly - Rear (Remove and Replace)

  4. Remove the rear diffuser and applique.
  5. Disconnect the parking distance sensor connectors (x4 or x6).
  6. Release the clips (x7) that secure the harness to the rear fascia. Remove the harness.

    Fascia Assembly - Rear (Remove and Replace)

  7. Carefully release the parking distance sensors (x4 or x6) from the rear fascia retaining rings.

    Fascia Assembly - Rear (Remove and Replace)

  8. Carefully release and remove the sensor retaining rings (x4 or x6) from the rear fascia. Caution: Care must be taken to avoid damage to paintwork and exterior trim.
Installation  

Check the alignment of the rear fascia to the body. Adjust as necessary.

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