Removing And Installing Windshield

Removing

1. Unscrew front lid.

2. Remove cap on windshield wipers and loosen screws.

7. Press out damaged windshield,. If window is not damaged, saw through the seal with steel wire. Replace damaged clips.

3. Unscrew sun visor mounts, remove upper foam rubber carrier and disconnect interior light wire plug.

8. Remove scraps of seal from windshield flange and good window glass.

4. Unscrew side pads, pull off rubber seal on door opening as required and remove side pads by pulling up.

Installing

6. Press side cover strips out of clips and then remove upper cover strip.

2. Clean edge of glass with acetone. Soak felt padding in priming solution from Repair Kit 477 898 Oil and use it to coat the entire glass edge evenly at a width of about 2 cm (3/4 in.). Then air dry thoroughly.

5. Press out inside rear view mirror upward.

6. Press side cover strips out of clips and then remove upper cover strip.

1. Place windshield on bearing surface and center in opening. Secure windshield to bearing surfaces with tape and cut through the tape.

2. Clean edge of glass with acetone. Soak felt padding in priming solution from Repair Kit 477 898 Oil and use it to coat the entire glass edge evenly at a width of about 2 cm (3/4 in.). Then air dry thoroughly.

Do not apply a second coat of priming solution after air drying; this would impair adhesion.

3. Place seal in window opening so that it will rest fully against the glass after the windshield is installed. Connect ends with a diagonal cut.

Note

Do not apply a second coat of priming solution after air drying; this would impair adhesion.

3. Place seal in window opening so that it will rest fully against the glass after the windshield is installed. Connect ends with a diagonal cut.

6. Slide side pads into holding tongues and secure, then insert upper plate. Install sun visors.

4. Install windshield according to locating tape with suction holders and press against body all around until the outer cover strip edge is flush with the body edge.

7. Install inside rear view mirror.

•5. First press upper cover strip into clips, and then the side cover strips. Press windshield further if necessary.

7. Install inside rear view mirror.

4. Install windshield according to locating tape with suction holders and press against body all around until the outer cover strip edge is flush with the body edge.

•5. First press upper cover strip into clips, and then the side cover strips. Press windshield further if necessary.

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