Headliner Removal/Installation

Headliner Removal/Installation


1.Remove these items:

2.From both sides, remove the caps (A), and remove the self-tapping ET screws, then remove the sunvisor (A) and holder (B).


3.Remove the caps (A). Remove the self-tapping ET screws, then remove the grab handle (B). Remove the remaining grab handles.


4.Remove the headliner (A).

-1 Remove the upper portion of the remaining center pillar trim (B) and quarter pillar trim (C).
-2 Release the clips (D) from the headliner.
-3 Remove the remaining front door opening trim (E) and rear door opening trim (F) from each roof portion.
-4 With sunroof: Remove the socket plug (G). With the help of an assistant, detach the clips (H), and release the fasteners (I), by pulling the front portion of the headliner down.
-5 Lower the headliner.
-6 Without sunroof: Remove the cushion tape (J), then remove the interior wire harness (K) from the headliner.

With sunroof: 

Without sunroof: 

5.Remove the headliner through the tailgate opening.

6.If necessary, detach the hooks (A), then remove the front roof side pad (B) and rear roof side pad (C).


7.Install the headliner in the reverse order of removal, and note these items:

  • When reinstalling the headliner through the tailgate opening, be careful not to fold or bend it. Also, be careful not to scratch the body.
  • Replace any damaged clips, and replace the cushion tape.
  • If the threads on a sunvisor and grab handle mounting screw are worn out, use an oversized self-tapping ET screw made specifically for this application.
  • Check that both sides of the headliner are securely attached to the trim.