KIA Niro: Crash Pad Garmish

  1. Crash pad garmish (LH)
  2. Crash pad garmish (RH)

Replacement

Crash pad garmish LH

Warning

Put on gloves to protect your hands.

Warning

  • When removing with a flat-tip screwdriver or remover, wrap protective tape around the tools to prevent damage to components.
  • Use a plastic panel removal tool to remove interior trim pieces without marring the surface.
  • Take care not to bend or scratch the trim and panels.
  1. Remove the crash pad lower panel.

    (Refer to Crash Pad - "Crash Pad Lower Panel")

  2. Loosen the mounting screw, remove the crash pad garnish (LH) (A).

  1. Disconnect the connector (A).

  1. To install, reverse the removal procedure.

Warning

  • Replace any damaged clips (or pin-type retainers).
  • Make sure the connector are connected in properly.

Crash pad garmish RH

Warning

Put on gloves to prevent hand injuries.

Warning

  • When removing with a flat-tip screwdriver or remover, wrap protective tape around the tools to prevent damage to components.
  • Use a plastic panel removal tool to remove interior trim pieces without marring the surface.
  • Take care not to bend or scratch the trim and panels.
  1. Using a screwdriver or remover, remove the crash pad side cover (RH) (A).

  1. Loosen the mounting screw, remove the crash pad plate (A).

LH

RH

RH

  1. Remove the cluster fascia panel.

    (Refer to Crash Pad - "Cluster Fascia Panel")

  2. Remove the audio and AVN head unit.

    (Refer to Body Electrical System - "Audio Unit")

  3. Loosen the mounting screws, remove the crash pad garnish (RH) (A).

  1. Disconnect the connectors (A)

  1. To install, reverse the removal procedure.

Warning

  • Replace any damaged clips (or pin-type retainers).
  • Make sure the connector are connected in properly.

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