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VW Tiguan Body Repairs Interior ➜ Rear door trims

Tiguan 2016 ➤ , Tiguan RUS 2017 ➤  
General body repairs, interior - Edition 03.2017  
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Rear door trims  
⇒ “2.3 Removing and installing rear door trim”, page 164  
⇒ “2.4 Removing and installing trim”, page 168  
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2.1  
Assembly overview - rear door trim  
Note  
The assembly overview is shown for the rear door trim on driver side. The assembly overview for the front  
passenger side is analogous.  
1 - Rear door trim  
❑ Removing and installing  
⇒ page 164  
2 - Trim panel  
❑ Removing and installing  
⇒ page 168  
3 - Interior door handle  
Removing and installing  
4 - Upper part of handle recess  
5 - Reflector  
❑ Equipment version  
❑ Door warning lamp  
6 - Rotary clip  
❑ Qty. 1  
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Turn/release 90° ( /  
turn)  
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7 - Clip  
❑ Qty. 7  
❑ Insert into trim  
❑ Renew any damaged or  
deformed clips.  
8 - Bolt  
❑ Qty. 2  
❑ 4.5 Nm  
9 - Rear driver side window  
regulator button - E711-  
❑ Overview of fitting loca‐  
tions ⇒ Electrical sys‐  
tem; Rep. gr. 96 ; Con‐  
trols; Overview of fitting locations - controls in rear doors .  
2.2  
Removing and installing interior door  
handle  
Special tools and workshop equipment required  
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♦ Wedges - T10383-  
Note  
The removal and installation procedure is described for the  
interior door handle on the driver side. Follow same instruc‐  
tions for the front passenger side as appropriate.  
The trim panel has to be renewed.  
Removing  
– Remove rear door trim ⇒ page 164 .  
– Remove trim panel ⇒ page 159 .  
Caution  
The door trim must not be damaged when drilling.  
– Using a suitable drill bit, drill through mounting points -2- of  
interior door handle -4- in door trim panel until interior door  
handle starts to become detached from door trim panel.  
– Carefully release interior door handle -4- from door trim panel.  
Installing  
Clamping washers near interior door handle: qty. 4,  
12.8 mm × 7.85 mm. Allocation ⇒ Electronic parts catalogue  
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– Insert new interior door handle -4- in door trim panel.  
– Press clamping washers onto pins of interior door handle as  
far as they will go.  
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– Cut down pins above clamping washers -2- to a projection of  
2 to 3 mm.  
This will prevent the pins from making contact with the inner door  
panel.  
– Install new trim panel ⇒ page 159 .  
– Install front door trim ⇒ page 164 .  
2.3  
Removing and installing rear door trim  
Note  
Removal and installation is described for the rear door trim on  
driver side. Follow same instructions for the front passenger side  
as appropriate.  
Special tools and workshop equipment required  
♦ Removal wedge - 3409-  
♦ Wedges - T10383-  
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