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Tesla Model S: Horn - 2nd Generation (Remove and Replace)

Tesla Model S (2012-2023) Service Manual / Electrical / Horn - 2nd Generation (Remove and Replace)


  1. Remove the active center louver assembly (refer to procedure).
  2. Place the active center louver assembly on a soft, clean surface with the front of the duct assembly facing down.
  3. Release the bolt that secures the horn bracket to the active center louver assembly assembly (torque 5 Nm).

    Note: Do not release the nut that secure the horn to the bracket.

    Horn - 2nd Generation (Remove and Replace)

  4. Remove the horn and bracket by maneuvering them out through the circular hole in the radiator duct assembly.

Installation procedure is the reverse of removal.


     Wiper Motor Assembly (Remove and Replace)

    Removal Ensure that the wipers are in the off position by rotating the end of the left-hand steering column lever toward you. Open the hood to the service position. Remove the cow

     Pump - Windshield Washer Reservoir (Remove and Replace)

    Removal Remove the front LH upper wheel arch liner (refer to procedure). Position a container to collect any spillage. Disconnect the washer pump connector. Release the washer

     Reservoir - Windshield Washer (Remove and Replace)

    Removal Remove the rear center underhood apron (refer to procedure). Remove the plastic rivet that secures the reservoir neck to the suspension shock tower.


     Power Socket 12V - Center Console - Rear (Remove and Replace)

    Removal Power driver's seat fully forward for access. Release clips (x10) securing driver's side upper center console trim to substrate. Carefully release clips (x8) securing center console end closing trim to s

     Pipe - High Pressure - Gas Cool to Sub-Cool Condenser (Remove and Replace)

    Removal Recover refrigerant from the vehicle (refer to procedure) Remove front aero shield panel (refer to procedure) Remove nuts (x2) securing inboard air conditioning link pipe to gas cool and sub-cool condenser's (torque 8 Nm).

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