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How to Replace a Radiator Support

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Parts
  • Radiator Support
Tools
  • Pry Bar
Difficulty

Moderate

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Steps

Safety Tip:
Always wear safety glasses when working on your vehicle. Wear other personal protective equipment (PPE) when necessary, for example latex gloves or closed toe shoes.

1
Remove any attached parts to gain access to the radiator support bracket bolts. Remove the radiator support bracket bolts.
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2
Remove the radiator support brackets.
3
Install the new radiator support brackets. Check both sides to verify all parts that are attached are not damaged.
4
Install the support bracket bolts. Torque the bolts to the manufacturer's specifications. Install all parts that were removed to access the radiator support.


Before removing your radiator support, measure & mark certain items, and make note of it. like from the passengers side quarter panel to the center of the the cap for adding the oil. if the radiator support is to damaged its hard to get measurements from the front because of the damage.and if you go off of certain under the hood land marks, it will should help w the install of your new radiator support

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