Installation Instruction

Installation instructions, accessories
Volvo Car Corporation Gothenburg, Sweden
C30 2011

Instruction NoVersionPart. No.Click to download PDF-version of this Installation Instruction
313738981.230756497, 31265906, 31330003, 31330004, 30758015, 30758016, 30758017, 30758018
Decor panel




IMG-331826




 
Equipment
A0000162
IMG-239664
IMG-239660
IMG-239667
IMG-239981
IMG-239681
A0000177
A0000214
M0000232

IMG-331832


 
  

INTRODUCTION

  • Read through all of the instructions before starting installation.

  • Notifications and warning texts are for your safety and to minimise the risk of something breaking during installation.

  • Ensure that all tools stated in the instructions are available before starting installation.

  • Certain steps in the instructions are only presented in the form of images. Explanatory text is also given for more complicated steps.

  • In the event of any problems with the instructions or the accessory, contact your local Volvo dealer.

  

Note!

The panel is installed the same way on cars with or without fog lamps.

Car with fog lamps shown.

Carry out the work at a temperature of at least 20 °C (68 °F)

Do not use the vehicle within 2 hours after doing the work.

Do not wash the vehicle within 48 hours after doing the work.


 
1
IMG-331838
 

Applies to cars without engine block heaters

  • Carefully pry off the panel at the lower edge and remove it.

2
IMG-331945
 

Applies to cars with electric engine heaters

    Cars with 4-cyl. engines

  • Remove the left front wheel.

    Cars with 5-cyl. engines

  • Remove both the front wheels.

3
IMG-331946
 

4
IMG-331947
 

  • Remove the screws and the plastic nut from the left-hand inner wing.

5
IMG-331948
 

6
J2900418
 

Applies to cars with 4-cyl. engines where an electric engine heater is installed

  • Remove the lock sleeve over the joint to the engine heater's cable on the left side by the stay on the sub-frame.

  • Unplug the connectors.

7
J2900315
 

  • Loosen the cable from the double clamp (1) at the brake pipe and from clamps along the side member's underside.

8
J2900299
 

  • Disconnect the ground lead from the outside of the side member.

9
J2900297
 

  • Remove the cable tie at the left-hand lower bracket of the radiator.

10
J2900293
 

Applies to cars with 5-cyl. engines where an electric engine heater is installed

  • Remove the lock sleeve over the joint to the engine heater's cable on the right side by the stay on the sub-frame.

  • Unplug the connectors.

    Applies to cars for USA

  • For cars to the USA there is no splice (joint) on the cable. Then this is loosened instead by the engine heater.

11
J2900323
 

  • Loosen the cable from the double clamp on the brake pipe on the right side in the engine compartment.

12
J2900316
 

  • Remove the cable tie that holds the cable to the cable harness at the top in the engine compartment.

13
IMG-256275
 

  • Loosen the cable from the clips along the metal edge in the trailing edge of the engine compartment.

14
J2900466
 

  • Loosen the cable from the double clamp by the brake pipe in the top edge of the bulkhead on the left side.

15
J2900315
 

  • Loosen the cable from the double clamp (1) at the brake pipe and from clamps along the side member's underside.

16
J2900299
 

  • Disconnect the ground lead from the outside of the side member.

17
J2900297
 

  • Remove the cable tie at the left-hand lower bracket of the radiator.

18
IMG-331963
 

  • Carefully pry off the panel at the lower edge and remove it.

19
IMG-331964
 

  • Remove the panel and cable from the bumper cover.

  • Remove the cable from the panel.

20
IMG-331965
 

Applies to all models

21
IMG-331966
 

  • Enlarge the markings on the inside of the panel.

22
IMG-331967
 

  • Drill out the four holes according to the markings.

23
IMG-331968
 

  • Clean the outside of the panel using isopropanol opposite where the securing tape on the new panel ends up.

24
IMG-331983
 

  • Remove the protective tape from the new panel.

25
IMG-331984
 

26
IMG-331985
 

  • Secure the spacer washers around the tree studs on the new panel.

27
IMG-331986
 

  • Insert the studs into the new panel in the holes on the old one, and secure. Press opposite the securing tape.

28
IMG-331987
 


Note!

Position the panel on a surface that will not damage it when pressing the locking washers into place.


  • Take the four locking washers and press them onto the four studs. Use a small nut socket with socket extension to press the locking washers into place.

29
IMG-331988
 

Applies to cars with engine block heaters

30A
IMG-331989
30B
IMG-331990
 

Applies to cars with electric engine heaters

  • Insert the cable through to the engine heater. Ensure the connector is turned so that the cover's sides are parallel with the plates in the panel and that the cover opens from the panel's left-hand side (image B).

  • Tighten the connector.

31
IMG-331991
 

  • Insert the cable through the hole for the panel.

32
IMG-331992
 

  • Reinstall and clamp the loose cables to the heater.

    Tightening torque:

  • Step 1: Wheel to wheel hub, 20 Nm

  • Step 2: Wheel to wheel hub, 110 Nm.

  • Repeat appropriate steps for the other decor panel.