Subaru Forester Body and Exterior 1999 2000 (13) PDF

2. Fuel Flap
A: REMOVAL AND INSTALLATION
1. FUEL FLAP
1) Remove bolts which hold hinge to vehicle body,
and detach fuel flap and hinge as a unit.
S5M0150
2) Install in the reverse order of removal.
CAUTION:
Make sure the clearance between the fuel flap
and vehicle body is equal at all points.
2. FUEL FLAP OPENER
1) Remove driver?s seat and rear seat cushion.
2) Turn over the floor mat (driver?s side).
3) Remove all clips which hold cable.
4) Disconnect cable (A) from pull handle (B).
5) Detach pull handle by removing bolts.
S5M0291B
6) Detach fuel lock holder by turning it.
7) Install in the reverse order of removal.
CAUTION:
After installing opener cable, ensure it moves
smoothly.
3. Front Bumper
A: REMOVAL AND INSTALLATION
1) Disconnect the ground cable from the battery.
2) Remove front fog light. <Ref. to 6-2 [W13A0].>
3) Remove the front grille. <Ref. to 5-1 [W12A0].>
4) Remove the extension of both sides.
S5M0152A
5) Remove the seven clips and then detach plate
(A).
S5M0397A
6) Remove under cover. <Ref. to 5-1 [W13A0].>
7) Remove the seven clips from under side of
bumper.
S5M0153
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[W3A0] 5-1SERVICE PROCEDURE
3. Front Bumper

Subaru Forester Body and Exterior 1999 2000 (13) Summary of Content

2. Fuel FlapA: REMOVAL AND INSTALLATION1. FUEL FLAP1) Remove bolts which hold hinge to vehicle body,and detach fuel flap and hinge as a unit.S5M01502) Install in the reverse order of removal.CAUTION:Make sure the clearance between the fuel flapand vehicle body is equal at all points.2. FUEL FLAP OPENER1) Remove drivers seat and rear seat cushion.2) Turn over the floor mat (drivers side).3) Remove all clips which hold cable.4) Disconnect cable (A) from pull handle (B).5) Detach pull handle by removing bolts.S5M0291B6) Detach fuel lock holder by turning it.7) Install in the reverse order of removal.CAUTION:After installing opener cable, ensure it movessmoothly.3. Front BumperA: REMOVAL AND INSTALLATION1) Disconnect the ground cable from the battery.2) Remove front fog light. Ref. to 6-2 [W13A0].3) Remove the front grille. Ref. to 5-1 [W12A0].4) Remove the extension of both sides.S5M0152A5) Remove the seven clips and then detach plate(A).S5M0397A6) Remove under cover. Ref. to 5-1 [W13A0].7) Remove the seven clips from under side ofbumper.S5M015331[W3A0] 5-1SERVICE PROCEDURE3. Front Bumper