Sentra 2007

Fenders & Body Panels

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Removal & Installation



Cowl Top

Specific to:

Nissan Sentra 2007-2012

  1. Remove front wiper arms (RH/LH). Refer to Wipers & Washers in the Chassis & Electrical Section.
  2.  
  3. Disconnect washer tube.

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    Fig. Disconnect washer tube. Vehicle front (Arrow)

  4.  
  5. Release the clips and remove cowl top seal.
  6.  
  7. Remove the clips and cowl top covers (RH/LH) as necessary.
  8.  
  9. Disconnect and remove the front wiper motor and linkage assembly, if necessary. Refer to Wipers & Washers in the Chassis & Electrical Section.
    WARNING
    To avoid damage, make sure to cover the lower edge of windshield with suitable protection material.

  10.  
  11. Remove the bolts and cowl extension panel, if necessary.

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    Fig. Exploded view of the cowl top components

  12.  

To install:

  1. Install the bolts and cowl extension panel, if necessary.
    WARNING
    To avoid damage, make sure to cover the lower edge of windshield with suitable protection material.

  2.  
  3. Connect and install the front wiper motor and linkage assembly, if necessary. Refer to Wipers & Washers in the Chassis & Electrical Section.
  4.  
  5. Install the clips and cowl top covers (RH/LH) as necessary.
  6.  
  7. Engage the clips and install cowl top seal.
  8.  
  9. Connect washer tube.
  10.  
  11. Install front wiper arms (RH/LH). Refer to Wipers & Washers in the Chassis & Electrical Section.
  12.  
  13. For wiper arm (RH/LH) installation and adjustment, refer to Wipers & Washers in the Chassis & Electrical Section.
    NOTE
    Always replace EPT sealer and double-faced adhesive tape when installing cowl top cover.

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Front Fender

Specific to:

Nissan Sentra 2007-2012


WARNING
While removing use a shop cloth to protect the vehicle body from damage.

  1. Remove the front bumper fascia. Refer to Bumpers in the Body Section.
  2.  
  3. Remove the cowl top cover (LH/RH). Refer to Cowl Top in the Body Section.
  4.  
  5. Remove the front fender protector. Refer to Fender Protector in the Body Section.
  6.  
  7. Remove the bolts and the front fender.

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    Fig. Exploded view of the front fender components. Front fender (1), Fender insulator (2), Bolts (a)

  8.  

To install:

  1. Install the bolts and the front fender.
  2.  
  3. Install the front fender protector. Refer to Fender Protector in the Body Section.
  4.  
  5. Install the cowl top cover (LH/RH). Refer to Cowl Top in the Body Section.
  6.  
  7. Install the front bumper fascia. Refer to Bumpers in the Body Section.
    NOTE
    After installing, apply touch-up paint onto the head of the front fender bolts.

  8.  

Front Fender Protector

Specific to:

Nissan Sentra 2007-2012

  1. Remove the clips and splash shield.
  2.  
  3. Remove the engine undercover. Refer to Engine Undercover in the Engine Mechanical Section.
  4.  
  5. Remove the mudguard. Refer to Mudguard in the Body Section.
  6.  
  7. Remove the plastic screws and clips, then remove the front fender protector.

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    Fig. Exploded view of the fender protector components

  8.  

To install:

  1. Install the plastic screws and clips, then install the front fender protector.
  2.  
  3. Install the mudguard. Refer to Mudguard in the Body Section.
  4.  
  5. Install the engine undercover. Refer to Engine Undercover in the Engine Mechanical Section.
  6.  
  7. Install the clips and splash shield.
  8.  

Rear Fender Protector

Specific to:

Nissan Sentra 2007-2012

  1. Remove the clips and rear fender protector.

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    Fig. Exploded view of the fender protector components

  2.  

To install:

  1. Install the clips and rear fender protector.
  2.  

Splash Shield

Specific to:

Nissan Sentra 2007-2012

Remove the clips and splash shield.



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Fig. Exploded view of the fender protector components

To install:

Install the clips and splash shield.

 
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