Honda Fit manuals

Honda Fit: Tailgate Lock Cylinder Replacement

For Some Models

NOTE: Put on gloves to protect your hands.

  1. Remove the tailgate lower trim panal.

  1. Disconnect the tailgate cylinder rod (A).

    NOTE: Check for damaged or stress-whitened rod fastener (B).

  2. BA
  1. Remove the bolts securing the lock cylinder (A), then remove the lock cylinder by turning it.

  2. Fastener Locations: Bolt, 26 x 1.0 mm9.8 N·m (1.0 kgf·m, 7.2 lbf·ft)A
  3. Install the lock cylinder in the reverse order of removal, and note these items:

    • Make sure the cylinder rod is connected properly.

    • Make sure the tailgate opens properly and locks securely.

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