GM Full Size Vans 1987-1997 Repair Guide

Fender

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REMOVAL & INSTALLATION



See Figure 1

  1. Disconnect the negative battery cable.
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  3. Remove the headlight bezel, bumper and cowl vent grille.
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  5. Raise and support the hood.
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  7. Remove the hood-to-fender nut and bolt.
  8.  
  9. If equipped, unbolt the splash shields.
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  11. Remove the front wheelhouse extension and fender-to-body bolts.
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  13. With an assistant, remove the fender from the vehicle. Be careful not to damage the painted surfaces.
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To install:


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Fig. Fig. 1: Exploded view of a typical fender mounting

  1. Install the fender-to-body bolts and tighten to 18 ft. lbs. (25 Nm).
  2.  
  3. If equipped, install the splash shield.
  4.  
  5. Install the front wheelhouse extension and hood-to-fender nuts and bolts.
  6.  
  7. Install the cowl vent grille, bumper and headlight bezel.
  8.  
  9. Connect the negative battery cable and align the fender.
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