Santa Fe, Vera Cruz 2006-2008

Instrument Panel

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Removal & Installation



Instrument Panel
  1. Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the Precautions Section.
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  3. Record the radio anti-theft code data and any radio station presets that would be reprogrammed later.
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  5. Disconnect the negative battery cable.
    CAUTION
    After disconnecting the negative battery cable, wait for at least 3 minutes for the SRS module to deplete its stored energy.


    WARNING
    When prying with a flat-tipped screwdriver, wrap it with protective tape and apply protective tape around the related parts, to prevent damage.

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  7. Remove or disconnect the following:

    Front seat
     
    Instrument cluster
     
    Center fascia panel
     
    Lower panel
     
    Glove box
     
    Crash pad side cover
     
    Center speaker
     
    Front pillar trim
     
    Shroud
     

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  9. Remove the photo sensor (B).
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  11. Disconnect the passenger-s air bag connector (A).
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  13. Remove the bolts and nuts, then remove the crash pad (C).

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    Fig. Location of bolts and nuts for removal of crash pad

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To install:

  1. Installation is the reverse of the removal procedure.
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  3. Make sure the crash pad fits onto the guide pins correctly.
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  5. Before tightening the bolts, make sure the crash pad wire harnesses are not pinched.
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  7. Make sure the connectors are plugged in properly, and the antenna lead is connected properly.
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  9. Enter the anti-theft code for the radio and radio station presets that were saved earlier.
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