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Tesla Model S: Finisher - Liftgate - Rear Window - Upper (Remove and Replace)

Tesla Model S (2012-2024) Service Manual / Interior trim / Finisher - Liftgate - Rear Window - Upper (Remove and Replace)

Removal

  1. Position the vehicle for access to the tailgate.
  2. Open the tailgate to working height.
  3. Carefully release the clips (x4) that secure the upper trim to the tailgate.

    Caution: Replace any broken clips.

    Finisher - Liftgate - Rear Window - Upper (Remove and Replace)

  4. Remove the tailgate upper trim.

    Finisher - Liftgate - Rear Window - Upper (Remove and Replace)

Installation

Installation procedure is the reverse of removal, except for the following: Ensure that both trim pegs are aligned before installing the clips.

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