Audi Q7 Owners & Service Manuals

Audi Q7: Attachments, Removing and Installing

Audi Q7 (4M) 2016-2024 Workshop Manual / Body / Body Exterior / Bumpers / Attachments, Removing and Installing

Lock Carrier Cover, Removing and Installing

Special tools and workshop equipment required

  • Removal Wedge -T40233-

Removing

- Remove the hook release lever. Refer to → Chapter "Hook Release Lever, Removing and Installing".

- Remove the headlamp cover. Refer to → Chapter "Headlamp Cover, Removing and Installing".

- Remove the expanding clip -arrows-.

- Release the catches -5- of the lock carrier cover -1- on the radiator grille -4- with the -T40233-.

- Remove the air ducts -2 and 3- from the air filter housing.

- Remove the lock carrier cover.

A63-11064

Installing

Install in reverse order of removal and note the following:

- Push on the lock carrier cover on the radiator grille.

Headlamp Cover, Removing and Installing

Removing

- Right side of the vehicle: remove the cover -1- upward from the catches -arrows- and remove.

A63-11096

- Turn the quick release -1-.

- Remove the headlamp cover -2- upward from the catches -arrows- and remove.

A63-11063

Installing

Install in reverse order of removal and note the following:

- Check the clips for damage.

- Push in the cover until it engages audibly.

Reflector, Removing and Installing

Special tools and workshop equipment required

  • Wiring Harness Repair Set - Hot Air Blower -VAS1978/14A-
  • Cleaning Solution -D 009 401 04-
  • Applicator -D 009 500 25-
  • Bonding Agent -D 366 PR1 A1-

Removing

- Remove the bumper cover. Refer to → Chapter "Bumper Cover, Removing and Installing".

- Remove the bolts -4 and 5-.

- Push the reinforcement -3- as far as possible to the side.

- Carefully warm the reflector -1- using the -VAS1978/14A-.

- Carefully remove the reflector from the bumper cover -2--arrow-.

A63-10846

Installing

Install in reverse order of removal and note the following:

- Clean the adhesive surface using the Cleaning Solution -D 009 401 04-.

- Apply the Bonding Agent -D 366 PR1 A1- to the adhesive surface using the Applicator -D 009 500 25- and let dry.

- Remove the protective film from the adhesive tape -3 and 4-.

- Position the reflector -2- and press it onto the bumper cover -1-.

  • Vehicle resting time is at least 3.5 hours at room temperature.

A63-10847

Tightening Specifications

  • Refer to → Chapter "Overview - Bumper Cover"

Front Bumper Cover End Plate, Removing and Installing

Removing

- Remove the front noise insulation. Refer to → Chapter "Noise Insulation, Removing and Installing".

- Detach the front section of the front wheel housing liner near the bumper. Refer to → Chapter "Front Wheel Housing Liner, Removing and Installing, Front Section".

- Remove the bolts -1, 3, 4 and 5-.

- Pull the front bumper cover end panel -2- in the direction of travel toward the rear.

A63-11095

Installing

Install in reverse order of removal.

Tightening Specifications

  • Refer to → Chapter "Overview - Bumper Cover"

Impact Guard, Removing and Installing

Removing

- Remove the bumper cover. Refer to → Chapter "Bumper Cover, Removing and Installing".

- Remove the front bumper cover end plate. Refer to → Chapter "Front Bumper Cover End Plate, Removing and Installing".

- Remove the bolts -2, 4 and 5-.

- Release the catches -arrows- remove the impact guard -1- toward the front from the bumper cover -3-.

A63-11065

Installing

Install in reverse order of removal.

Tightening Specifications

  • Refer to → Chapter "Overview - Bumper Cover"

Air Intake Grille, Removing and Installing

Removing

- Remove the air intake grille -1- downward from the bumper cover -arrow-.

A63-11097

Installing

Install in reverse order of removal.

Air Intake Grille, Removing and Installing, Versions with Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC)

Removing

- Remove the trim -1- from the air intake grille -2--arrow-.

A63-11108

Installing

Install in reverse order of removal.

Side Air Duct, Removing and Installing

Removing

- Remove the impact guard. Refer to → Chapter "Impact Guard, Removing and Installing".

- Remove the bolts -3 and 4-.

- Free up the wiring harness -2-.

- Open the catches -arrows- and remove the side air duct -1-.

A63-11102

Installing

Install in reverse order of removal.

Tightening Specifications

  • Refer to → Chapter "Overview - Bumper Cover"

Side Air Duct, Removing and Installing, S Line

Removing

- Remove the front section of the front wheel housing liner. Refer to → Chapter "Front Wheel Housing Liner, Removing and Installing, Front Section".

- Vehicles with side auxiliary cooler: remove the bumper cover. Refer to → Chapter "Bumper Cover, Removing and Installing".

- Open the retainers -arrows- and remove the cover -1-.

A63-11105

- Free up the wiring harness -1-.

- Remove the clips -3- and the side air duct -2-.

A63-11106

Installing

Install in reverse order of removal.

Center Air Duct, Removing and Installing

Removing

- Remove the side air duct. Refer to → Chapter "Side Air Duct, Removing and Installing".

- Free up the wiring harness -1-.

- Remove the bolts -2, 4 and 5-.

- Release the catches -arrows- and remove the air duct in the center -3-.

A63-11104

Installing

Install in reverse order of removal.

Tightening Specifications

  • Refer to → Chapter "Overview - Bumper Cover"

Center Air Duct, Removing and Installing, S Line

Removing

- Remove the bumper cover. Refer to → Chapter "Bumper Cover, Removing and Installing".

- Remove the front bumper cover end plate. Refer to → Chapter "Front Bumper Cover End Plate, Removing and Installing".

- Free up the wiring harness -1-.

- Remove the bolts -2 and 4-.

- Release the catches -arrows- and remove the air duct in the center -3-.

A63-11107

Installing

Install in reverse order of removal.

Tightening Specifications

  • Refer to → Chapter "Overview - Bumper Cover, S Line"

Bumper Cover Lower Section, Removing and Installing

Removing

- Remove the side air duct. Refer to → Chapter "Side Air Duct, Removing and Installing".

- Remove the bolt -1-.

- Release the retainers -arrows-.

- Remove the bumper cover lower section -3- from the bumper cover -2-.

A63-11103

Installing

Install in reverse order of removal.

Tightening Specifications

  • Refer to → Chapter "Overview - Bumper Cover"

Headlamp Washer System Washer Nozzle Cover, Removing and Installing

Removing

- Pull the spray nozzle telescope -2- out of the bumper cover -arrow A- until it stops.

- Hold the telescope in the extended position with pliers.

- Spread the side bolsters -3- of the cover -1- for the spray nozzle -arrow B- and carefully disengage from the pins and remove.

A92-10259

Installing

Install in reverse order of removal and note the following:

- Press the washer nozzle cover on until it engages audibly.

Air Intake Grille Cap, Removing and Installing

Removing

- Remove the air intake grille. Refer to → Chapter "Air Intake Grille, Removing and Installing".

Air Intake Grille Cap:

- Unlock the catches -arrows- and remove the cap -1- toward the front.

A63-11098

Side Air Intake Grille Cap:

- Unlock the catches -arrows- and remove the cap -1- toward the front.

A63-11099

Installing

Install in reverse order of removal and note the following:

- Press the cover on until it audibly engages.

Outside Air Temperature Sensor -G17- Bracket, Removing and Installing

Removing

- Remove the bumper cover. Refer to → Chapter "Bumper Cover, Removing and Installing".

- Remove the outside air temperature sensor. Refer to → Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning; Rep. Gr.87; Additional Components for Control and Regulation; Outside Air Temperature SensorG17 Removing and Installing.

- Free up the wiring harness -1-.

- Remove the expanding pin -3- and the bracket -2-.

A63-11100

Installing

Install in reverse order of removal.

Molded Foam Part, Removing and Installing

  • Follow the safety precautions. Refer to → Body Interior; Rep. Gr.00; Safety Precautions; Safety Precautions when Working on Pyrotechnic Components.

Removing

- Remove the front bumper cover. Refer to → Chapter "Bumper Cover, Removing and Installing".

  WARNING

Pyrotechnic components may deploy unintentionally.

Risk of injury.

 - Discharge static electricity by briefly touching the door striker.

- Disconnect the connector -2- by pulling the connector lock -2- out (refer to → Fig.) and pressing it down.

- Release the tabs -arrows- and remove the molded foam part -1- from the impact member.

A63-11101

Installing

Install in reverse order of removal and note the following:

  CAUTION

Risk of damaging the pressure hose by deforming it.

 - Never kink or stretch the pressure hose.

For Pressure Hoses with a Color Marking

- Position the pressure hose -2- at the center of the color mark -4- in the recess at the specified marking -3- in the molded foam part -1-.

For Pressure Hoses without a Color Marking

- Measure out and mark the center of the pressure hose.

- Position the pressure hose equally in both directions -arrows- in the recess in the molded foam part.

Continuation for all Vehicles.

  WARNING

Pyrotechnic components may deploy unintentionally.

Risk of injury.

 - Discharge static electricity by briefly touching the door striker.

- Engage the pedestrian protection crash sensor -5- into the molded foam part.

- Attach the connector -1- to the crash sensor until it clicks into place -arrow-.

A69-10964

Connector Lock on Pedestrian Protection Crash Sensor

- Push in the connector lock -2- to secure the connector.

A69-10932

    READ NEXT:

     Overview - Rear Bumper Cover

    Overview - Bumper Cover, Vehicles without High-Voltage System 1 - Bumper Cover Lower Section There are different versions. Refer to the Parts Catalog . Removing and Installing. Refer to

     Rear Bumper Cover, Removing and Installing

    Bumper Cover, Removing and Installing Depending on the equipment version, the following additional work must be performed. Removing - Remove the luggage compartment left trim panel. Refer to

     Impact Member, Removing and Installing

    Impact Member, Removing and Installing, Vehicles without Trailer Hitch Removing - Remove the bumper cover. Refer to → Chapter "Bumper Cover, Removing and Installing". - Remove the bo

    SEE MORE:

     Overview - Seat Pan Cover and Cushion

    Overview - Seat Pan Cover and Cushion, Seat without Seat Depth Adjuster 1 - Seat Pan 2 - Cushion Cover with cushion, removing and installing. Refer to → Chapter "Seat Pan Cover and Cushion, Removing and Installing, Seat without Seat Depth Adjuster". Cover and cushion

     Luggage compartment cover

    Applies to: vehicles with power luggage compartment cover Fig. 78 Luggage compartment: retracted cover Fig. 79 Luggage compartment: removing and installing the luggage compartment cover Observe the safety precautions. To attach the luggage compartment cover, pull the cover out by the handle (

    © 2019-2024 Copyright www.a-q7.com