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Audi Q3: Sill Panel Strip, Removing and Installing

Audi Q3 (8U) 2011-2018 Service Manual / Body / Body Interior / Interior Trim / Sill Panel Strip, Removing and Installing

Front Sill Panel Strip, Removing and Installing

Special tools and workshop equipment required

  • Trim Removal Wedge -3409-
  • Omega Clip Tool -T40280-

Removing

- Remove the instrument panel side cover. Refer to → Chapter "Instrument Panel Side Cover, Removing and Installing".

- Unclip the A-pillar gap cover -1- using the Trim Removal Wedge -3409--arrows- and remove.

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Driver side:

- Remove the hood release cable operating lever. Refer to → Body Exterior; Rep. Gr.55; Hood; Hood Release Lever, Removing and Installing.

- Remove the front sill panel expanding clip -2-.

Procedure for both sides of vehicle:

- Unclip the front sill panel strip -1- from the sill panel starting at the back using the Trim Removal Wedge -3409--arrows- and remove it toward the rear.

- Remove the front sill panel strip.

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Installing

Install in reverse order of removal. Note the following:

- Driver side: engage the front sill panel trim on the operating lever mount and push it into the foot compartment.

- Front passenger side: slide the front sill panel trim guide into the carpet.

Installation notes, for example tightening specifications, replacing components. Refer to → Chapter "Overview - Front Sill Panel Strip".

Rear Sill Panel Strip, Removing and Installing

Special tools and workshop equipment required

  • Trim Removal Wedge -3409-
  • Omega Clip Tool -T40280-

Removing

- Remove the rear bench seat. Refer to → Chapter "Bench Seat/Single Seat, Removing and Installing".

- Versions with a side cushion: remove the side cushion. Refer to → Chapter "Rear Side Padding With Side Airbag, Removing and Installing".

- Unclip the sill panel strip -1- from the sill panel strip and side panel starting at the front -arrows- using a Trim Removal Wedge -3409-.

- Remove the lower sill panel strip from the belt guide and C-pillar trim.

- Remove the sill panel strip.

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Installing

Install in reverse order of removal.

Installation notes, for example tightening specifications, replacing components. Refer to → Chapter "Overview - Rear Sill Panel Strip".

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