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Read and comply with safety regulations for handling airbag modules and pyrotechnical belt tensioners.
Incorrect handling can activate airbag and cause injury.
Necessary preliminary tasks:
Disconnect negative battery cable
Remove right glovebox
Release screws (1 and 2).
Replace screws (2).
Tightening torque 72 12 19AZ:
|E85||M6||Replace screws||8 Nm|
Secure right glovebox with housing (4) against falling out.
Lever out right glovebox with housing (4) using special tool 00 9 317 at retaining points (3) and remove.
Unlock and disconnect plug connection on airbag module and switch for glovebox light.
Do not lose nuts (5) belonging to screws (2), detach if necessary.
Replace retainers (1).
Make sure clips (1) are correctly seated in associated mountings.
Remove airbag module for front passenger knee protection
Remove damper for glovebox
If necessary, remove switch for glovebox light
If necessary, press both bearing pins (3) in direction of arrow out of right glovebox with housing (2).