Tesla Model 3 Owners & Service Manuals

Tesla Model 3: Actuator - Latch - Hood - Primary (Remove and Replace)

Tesla Model 3 2017-2023 Service Manual / Closures / Latches Strikers and Pinch Sensors / Actuator - Latch - Hood - Primary (Remove and Replace)

Actuator - Latch - Hood - Primary (Remove and Replace)

Remove

  1. Remove the rear underhood apron. See Underhood Apron - Rear (Remove and Replace).
  2. Remove the cabin intake duct. See Duct - Cabin Intake (Remove and Replace).
  3. Remove the hood latch cover. See Cover - Hood Latch (Remove and Replace).
  4. Remove the underhood storage unit. See Underhood Storage Unit (Remove and Replace).

Actuator - Latch - Hood - Primary (Remove and Replace)

  1. Release the primary hood latch actuator cable from the hood latch.

Note: Release the clip before removing the primary latch actuator cable from the hood latch arm.

Actuator - Latch - Hood - Primary (Remove and Replace)

  1. Disconnect the electrical harness from the primary hood latch actuator connector.

Actuator - Latch - Hood - Primary (Remove and Replace)

  1. Release the clip that attaches the primary hood latch actuator electrical connector to the body.

Actuator - Latch - Hood - Primary (Remove and Replace)

  1. Remove the bolts that attach the primary hood latch actuator to the front end carrier, and remove the actuator from the vehicle.   Torque 5 Nm 

Install

Installation procedure is the reverse of removal.

    READ NEXT:

     Actuator - Latch - Hood - Secondary (Remove and Replace)

     Actuator - Latch - Hood - Secondary (Remove and Replace)- Remove

    Remove Remove the rear underhood apron. See Underhood Apron - Rear (Remove and Replace). Remove the cabin intake duct. See Duct - Cabin Intake (Remove and Replace). Remove the hood latch co

     Actuator - Latch - Hood - Secondary (Remove and Replace)- Install

    Install Install the bolts that attach the secondary hood latch actuator to the front end carrier. Torque 5 Nm Connect the electrical connector to the secondary hood latch actuator.

    SEE MORE:

     Glass - Door - LH - Rear (Remove and Replace)

    SPECIAL TOOLS Tool, Window Switch Bypass, Model 3 (1135305-00-A) XP-10 Power Supply, XP-10 (1129348-00-A) Warning: The side impact airbag deployment depends on the front door sensor's ability to detect a side impact from air pressure. Make sure that there are no uncovered holes in the front doo

     Grease for Electrical Connectors

    Some underhood and underbody connectors might be protected against corrosion by the application of a special grease during vehicle assembly. Apply the appropriate grease when repairing or replacing these connectors. Do not use other greases. Incorrect greases can migrate into relays, switches, et

    © 2019-2023 Copyright www.tmodel3.com