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Tesla Model S: Latch - Hood - Secondary (RWD) (Remove and Replace)

Tesla Model S (2012-2024) Service Manual / Closures / Latch - Hood - Secondary (RWD) (Remove and Replace)

Removal

  1. Remove the front underhood apron (refer to procedure).
  2. Remove the bolts (x2) that secure the secondary latch to the crossmember (torque 10 Nm). Caution: Care must be taken to avoid fasteners falling into open cavity.

    Latch - Hood - Secondary (RWD) (Remove and Replace)

  3. Carefully release the secondary latch assembly and then rotate to access the harness connection. Caution: Take care not to damage component(s).
  4. Disconnect the harness from the latch. Note: Components have been removed in this graphic to aid clarity.

    Latch - Hood - Secondary (RWD) (Remove and Replace)

  5. Remove the latch assembly from the vehicle.

    Latch - Hood - Secondary (RWD) (Remove and Replace)

Installation

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

  • Apply approximately 0.06 grams of RheoGel TEK676 grease to the areas shown.

    Latch - Hood - Secondary (RWD) (Remove and Replace)

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