Kia Forte: Front Bumper / Radiator Grill

Kia Forte 2019-2024 (BD) Service Manual / Body (Interior and Exterior) / Front Bumper / Radiator Grill

Components and components location
Component Location

1. Radiator grill


Repair procedures
Replacement
  

Put on gloves to prevent hand injuries.

  

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 front bumper assembly.

(Refer to Front Bumper - "Front Bumper Assembly")

2.

Separate the front bumper wiring (A).

3.

Remove the front bumper energy absorber (A).

4.

After loosening the mounting screws, remove the radiator upper cover (A).

5.

After loosening the mounting screws, remove the radiator grill (A).

6.

To install, reverse the removal procedure.

  

Replace any damaged clips (or pin - type retainers).

Front Bumper Assembly
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