Jeep Wrangler/YJ 1987-1995 Repair Guide

Front Fascia and Skid Plate

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REMOVAL & INSTALLATION



1991-95 Vehicles

See Figures 1, 2 and 3



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Fig. Fig. 1: Exploded view of the front fascia and skid plate



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Fig. Fig. 2: Front fascia and skid plate



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Fig. Fig. 3: Front fascia removed

  1. Remove the step pad from the fascia.
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  3. Remove the fascia push pins from the fascia support and the retaining bolts from the skid plates. Remove the fascia from the frame crossmember.
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  5. Remove the bolts retaining the fascia spacer to the frame crossmember and remove the spacer.
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  7. Remove the fascia step pad support bracket from the frame crossmember by removing the retaining screws.
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  9. Remove the retaining bolts from the skid plate and remove the skid plate from the brackets.
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  11. Remove the retaining bolts from the skid plate brackets and remove the brackets from the frame rails.
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  13. Remove the retaining bolts from the fascia support-to cover plate and remove the fascia support.
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To install:
  1. Install the fascia support-to cover plate and tighten the retaining bolts to 44 inch lbs. (5 Nm).
  2.  
  3. Position the skid plate brackets at the frame rails and tighten the retaining screws to 18 ft. lbs. (25 Nm).
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  5. Position the skid plate at the brackets and tighten the retaining screws to 18 ft. lbs. (25 Nm).
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  7. Position the fascia step pad support bracket at the frame crossmember and tighten the retaining screws to 18 ft. lbs. (25 Nm).
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  9. Install the fascia spacer to the frame crossmember and tighten the retaining bolts to 53 inch lbs. (6 Nm).
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  11. Install the fascia to the frame crossmember and install the retaining bolts and push pins. Tighten the retaining bolts to 7 ft. lbs. (10 Nm).
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  13. Install the step pad to the fascia.
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