Nissan Altima 2007-2012 Service Manual: Front grille

Removal and Installation

1. Front bumper fascia

1. Front bumper fascia

2. Front grille

3. License plate bracket

4. Fog lamp finisher (if equipped)

5. Fog lamp (if equipped)

A. Clip C101


1. Remove the front fender protectors RH and LH. Refer to EXT-19, "Removal and Installation".

2. Remove the engine under cover.

3. Remove the RH and LH side under covers.

4. Remove the front bumper fascia clips and screws, then remove the front bumper fascia.

5. Remove the fog lamp if equipped. Refer to EXL-256, "Removal and Installation".

6. Release the grille tabs from the front bumper fascia and remove the front grille.


Installation is in the reverse order of removal.

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