Kia Sportage: Fender panel & Hood panel & Tail gate panel

Kia Sportage - Second generation (JEKM) (2005-2015) - Body Workshop Manual / Body structure / Zine-galvanized steel sheet used area / Fender panel & Hood panel & Tail gate panel

  1. Hood panel assembly
  2. Hood hinge assembly
  3. Fender panel
  4. Tail gate panel assembly
  5. Tail gate hinge assembly

Door panel

  1. Front door panel assembly
  2. Rear door panel assembly
  3. Front door hinge assembly
  4. Rear door hinge assembly


     Replacing body panels

    Replacing body panels Codes for disassembling and assembling body panels

     Notes when welding body

     Disassembling spot welded area

    Most body parts are spot welded. In order to disassemble the damaged area, it is best to disassemble the spot welded area from the body frame using a spot cutter or candle type edge drill bit. Do not use a drill bit with a tapered edge. Center


     Closing the liftgate

    To close the liftgate, lower and push down the liftgate firmly. Make sure that the liftgate is securely latched. WARNING Make sure your hands, feet and other parts of your body are safely out of the way before closing the liftgate.

     Specifications, Components and Components Location | Repair procedures

    Specifications  Specifications Components and Components Location  Component (1) <Installation order: A→B→C→D> Steering column shaft Lighting switch Wiper and washer switch Screw Clo