Removing doors for repair or replacement.

Tools required: pliers, Torx T40 wrench, hammer

If the doors are being removed for later replacement or repair, it is best to take them apart while they are installed on the vehicle.

Removing the front door

Disconnect the negative battery terminal

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Opening the front door

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Under the instrument panel, we extend the lock of the door wiring harness block

Disconnecting the block

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Unscrew the bolt securing the hinge of the front door opening limiter and remove the hinge from the A-pillar

We install a support under the front door or ask an assistant to hold the door

Having prying with pliers, we remove the latch from the groove of the axis of the hinges of the upper fastening of the front door and knock the axis down with light blows.

Also knock out the axle of the lower mounting and remove the front door.

Install the front door in reverse order

If the front door lock does not lock or unlock clearly, if closing is accompanied by a blow, adjust the position of the latch relative to the lock

Removing and installing Renault Duster doors

To do this, loosen the latch to the central pillar and move the latch left and right and up and down.

Removing and installing rear door

Required: pliers, Torx T40 wrench, hammer

Disconnect the negative battery terminal

Removing and installing Renault Duster doors

Opening the back door

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Pry off the edge of the door wiring harness seal

Remove the seal and the wiring harness block from the hole in the B-pillar

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Press on the lock of the door wiring harness

Disconnect the block

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We unscrew the bolt securing the hinge of the rear door opening limiter and remove the hinge from the B-pillar

Place a support under the back door or ask an assistant to hold the door

Having prying with pliers, we remove the latch from the groove of the axis of the hinges of the upper fastening of the rear door and knock the axis down with light blows.

We also knock out the axle of the lower mount and remove the rear door.

Install the back door in reverse order.

If the rear door lock does not lock or unlock clearly, if closing is accompanied by a blow, adjust the position of the latch relative to the lock

Removing and installing Renault Duster doors

Why loosen the latch to the rear pillar and move the latch left and right and up and down.

Removing and installing tailgate

Tools will be required: a plastic spatula or a flat-blade screwdriver, a socket heada 10, marker

Disconnect the negative cable from the battery

Opening the tailgate

Removing and installing Renault Duster doors

Having prying on the edge of the wiring harness seal, remove the seal and the harness block through the window in the body and disconnect the block by pressing its retainer

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Pry off with a screwdriver and shift the spring retainer of the upper hinge of the tailgate stop

Disconnect the upper hinge from the support on the tailgate

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If you remove the tailgate not for replacement, you need to mark the position of the hinges

We unscrew two bolts securing the left and right hinges.

Together with an assistant, remove the tailgate

Install the door in reverse order.

If we install the old tailgate, before the final tightening of the fastening bolts, it is necessary to orient it according to the previously applied marks.

If the tailgate has been replaced, before the final tightening of the fastening bolts, it is necessary to adjust its position so that the gaps between the body elements mating with it are uniform.