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Tesla Model X: Diffuser Panel - Rear (Remove and Replace)

Tesla Model X 2015-2024 Service Manual / Exterior Fittings / Diffuser Panel - Rear (Remove and Replace)

Removal

  1. Remove both reflex lamps (refer to procedure).
  2. On each side of the diffuser, release the parking sensors (x2) from the brackets on the diffuser.

     Diffuser Panel - Rear (Remove and Replace)

  3. On each side of the diffuser, remove the bolts (x2) that secure the fascia to the diffuser (torque 3 Nm).

     Diffuser Panel - Rear (Remove and Replace)

  4. On each side of the diffuser, use a plastic trim tool to release the clips (x4) that secure the diffuser to the fascia.

     Diffuser Panel - Rear (Remove and Replace)

  5. Rotate the assembly so that the fascia faces down, then use a plastic trim tool to release the clips (x13) that secure the diffuser to the fascia.

     Diffuser Panel - Rear (Remove and Replace)

  6. Remove the diffuser from the fascia.
Installation

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

Caution: Replace any broken clips.

Transfer the reflex lamps to the new diffuser.

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