Renault Clio: Structural components to be positioned on the repair bench: Description

Renault Clio III (2005-2013) Service Manual / Panelwork / General Information / Structural components to be positioned on the repair bench: Description

I - PARTS REQUIRING THE USE OF A BODY JIG BENCH

Renault Clio. Structural components to be positioned on the repair bench: Description

  1. Radiator cross member support
  2. Centre floor front side cross member
  3. Front side member closure panel
  4. Front side member
  5. Engine stand
  6. Front half-unit
  7. Front wheel arch
  8. Engine tie-rod attachment
  9. Inner rear wheel arch
  10. Rear side member
  11. Rear section of rear side member

II - FRONT SUBFRAME REAR MOUNTING

Renault Clio. Structural components to be positioned on the repair bench: Description

The jig rests under the subframe mounting unit and is centred in the threaded hole (A).

It is used for replacing a complete front half unit.

IMPORTANT

This/these point/s help(s) to ensure axle geometry.

III - REAR AXLE ASSEMBLY FRONT MOUNTING

Renault Clio. Structural components to be positioned on the repair bench: Description

The jig supports the underneath of the rear axle assembly mounting unit and is centred on square hole (B) and fixed on tapped hole (B1) of the rear axle bearing mounting.

It is used for replacing a rear side member assembly.

IMPORTANT

This/these point/s help(s) to ensure axle geometry.

IV - FRONT SUB-FRAME FRONT MOUNTING

Renault Clio. Structural components to be positioned on the repair bench: Description

The jig supports the underneath of the front sub-frame mounting and is centred on tapped hole (C).

It is used when replacing:

IMPORTANT

This/these point/s help(s) to ensure axle geometry.

V - FRONT SHOCK ABSORBER UPPER MOUNTING

Renault Clio. Structural components to be positioned on the repair bench: Description

The jig supports the underneath of the shock absorber cup and is centred on the hole (F) of the shock absorber cup.

It is used when replacing:

It is also used in straightening.

IMPORTANT

This/these point/s help(s) to ensure axle geometry.

VI - ENGINE MOUNTING

Renault Clio. Structural components to be positioned on the repair bench: Description

The jig rests on the engine mounting and is centred in engine mounting securing holes (P1) and (P2).

It is used with the mechanical components removed for the replacement of:

VII - ENGINE TIE-ROD ATTACHMENT

Renault Clio. Structural components to be positioned on the repair bench: Description

The jig supports the engine tie-rod attachment mounting and is centred on hole (R).

It is used with the mechanical components removed for the replacement of:

VIII - RADIATOR MOUNTING CROSS MEMBER MOUNTING

Renault Clio. Structural components to be positioned on the repair bench: Description

The jig supports the underneath of the radiator cross member and is centred in tapped hole (H1).

It is used when replacing:

IX - FRONT IMPACT CROSS MEMBER MOUNTING

Renault Clio. Structural components to be positioned on the repair bench: Description

The jig rests vertically against the radiator cross member mounting unit and is centred in mounting holes (K) and (K1).

It is used when replacing:

X - END OF REAR SIDE MEMBER

Renault Clio. Structural components to be positioned on the repair bench: Description

The jig rests vertically against the side member and is centred in hole (J1).

It is used for partially replacing a rear side member.

Renault Clio. Structural components to be positioned on the repair bench: Description

The jig rests under the rear side member and is centred in hole (J).

It should be used with the mechanical components in place to realign a rear side member.

It is used with the mechanical components removed, under the same conditions, to replace the complete rear side member.

XI - INNER REAR WHEEL ARCH

Renault Clio. Structural components to be positioned on the repair bench: Description

The jig supports the underneath of the rear shock absorber cup and is centred on hole (E).

Use it when replacing the rear wheel arch.

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