Seat Leon >> Removing and installing radiator grille

Removing and installing radiator grille

Special tools and workshop equipment required

  • Release lever - 3409-

Exterior equipment

Removing

Caution

When removing the upper grille from the bumper trim panel, there is no need to remove the following items:

  • Remove bumper cover (front).
  • Undo the screws -1- and -3- from both sides.
  • With the help of the lever - 3409- cut away clips -2- and -4-.
  • With the help of the lever - 3409- , cut away the central clip -Arrow-.
  • Remove the top grille -6- from the bumper trim panel -5-.

Exterior equipment

fitting

Fit in reverse order from removal, remembering the following:

Note Do not use hitting tools for installing the plastic parts (rubber, plastic hammer or similar).

Removing and installing radiator grille (Leon 2017 version)

Special tools and workshop equipment required

  • Release lever - 3409-

Exterior equipment

Note The removal and installation procedures may have to be modified slightly depending on model variants.

Removing

  • Remove bumper cover (front).

Vehicles with headlight washers only:

  • Loosen hose for headlight washer system -3- from the top grille -1-.

All vehicles (continued):

  • Remove the screws -2- from both sides.
  • Use removal wedge - 3409- on both sides to loosen clips -4-.
  • Release the clips -arrows- using removal wedge - 3409- .
  • Remove the upper grill -1- in the bumper trim.

fitting

  • Fit in reverse order from removal, remembering the following:

Exterior equipment

Note Do not use hitting tools for installing the plastic parts (rubber, plastic hammer or similar).

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