Land Rover Discovery Owners & Service Manuals

Land Rover Discovery: Rear end Sheet Metal Repairs Rear Wheelhouse Outer (G1770944) - Removal

Removal

NOTE:

The rear wheelhouse outer is installed in conjunction with:

  • Rear bumper cover
  • Side panel
  • Quarter panel
  • Quarter panel lower extension
  • Inner quarter panel upper
  • Fuel tank filler pipe
  • Rocker panel

Rear end sheet metal repairs rear wheelhouse outer (G1770944) - Removal

  1. The rear wheelhouse outer s serviced as indicated.
  2. Before commencing this procedure make sure that you are aware of all Health and Safety requirements.

    For additional information, refer to: Health and Safety Precautions (100-00, Description and Operation).

  3. For further information on the methods, tools and fixings used in this procedure refer to the body repairs - general information section.

NOTES:

  • Any joints sealed as part of vehicle manufacture must be sealed as part of the repair.

    Make sure a zinc rich primer is applied to any bare metal surfaces.

  1. For additional information, refer to: Rear Bumper Cover (501-19, Removal and Installation).
  2. For additional information, refer to: Side Panel (501-29, Removal and Installation).
  3. For additional information, refer to: Quarter Panel (501-30, Removal and Installation).
  4. For additional information, refer to: Quarter Panel Lower Extension (501-30, Removal and Installation).
  5. For additional information, refer to: Inner Quarter Panel Upper (501-30, Removal and Installation).

NOTE:

Right hand only.

  1. For additional information, refer to: Fuel Tank Filler Pipe (310-01A, Removal and Installation).
  2. For additional information, refer to: Rocker Panel (501-29, Removal and Installation).

Rear end sheet metal repairs rear wheelhouse outer (G1770944) - Removal

  1. Cut the inner quarter panel upper as indicated.

Rear end sheet metal repairs rear wheelhouse outer (G1770944) - Removal

  1. Remove the spot welds as indicated.
  2. Carefully separate the joints and remove the inner quarter panel upper.

Rear end sheet metal repairs rear wheelhouse outer (G1770944) - Removal

  1. Remove the spot welds as indicated.

Rear end sheet metal repairs rear wheelhouse outer (G1770944) - Removal

  1. Remove the retaining nuts as indicated.

Rear end sheet metal repairs rear wheelhouse outer (G1770944) - Removal

  1. Remove the spot welds and remove the bracket to reveal hidden spot welds as indicated.

Rear end sheet metal repairs rear wheelhouse outer (G1770944) - Removal

  1. Remove the spot welds as indicated.
  2. Carefully separate the joints and remove the rear wheelhouse outer.

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