Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
PEUGEOT 207 (WA_, WC_) 1.6, PEUGEOT 207 (WA_, WC_) 1.4, PEUGEOT 207 (WA_, WC_) 1.4, PEUGEOT 207 (WA_, WC_) 1.4 16V, PEUGEOT 207 (WA_, WC_) 1.6 16V, PEUGEOT 207 (WA_, WC_) 1.6 16V Turbo, PEUGEOT 207 (WA_, WC_) 1.6 HDi, PEUGEOT 207 (WA_, WC_) 1.6 HDi, PEUGEOT 207 (WA_, WC_) 1.4 HDi, PEUGEOT 207 (WA_, WC_) 1.6 16V VTi, PEUGEOT 207 (WA_, WC_) 1.6 16V RC, PEUGEOT 207 (WA_, WC_) 1.4 16V, PEUGEOT 207 (WA_, WC_) 1.6 16V Turbo, PEUGEOT 207 (WA_, WC_) 1.6 HDi, PEUGEOT 207 (WA_, WC_) 1.6 HDi 110, PEUGEOT 207 (WA_, WC_) 1.4, PEUGEOT 207 (WA_, WC_) 1.4 16V View more

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change gas struts / tailgate struts on PEUGEOT 207 [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]

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Tools
Replacement: tailgate struts – Peugeot 207 hatchback. Tools you'll need:
WD-40 spray
Flat Screwdriver
Hydraulic transmission jack
Replacement: tailgate struts – Peugeot 207 hatchback. Professionals recommend:
  • Right and left gas struts of the boot lid should be replaced simultaneously.
  • The replacement procedure is identical for the right and left gas struts of the boot lid.
  • All work should be done with the engine stopped.
Replacement: tailgate struts – Peugeot 207 hatchback. Use the following procedure:
  1. Step 1
    How to change Tailgate Struts on Peugeot 207 Hatchback 2006 - free PDF and video manuals
    Open the boot lid.
  2. Step 2
    How to replace PEUGEOT 207 (WA_, WC_) 1.4 HDi 2007 Tailgate Struts - step-by-step manuals and video guides
    Support the boot lid. Use a hydraulic transmission jack.
  3. Step 3
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    Release the circlip connecting the gas strut to the boot lid. Use a flat screwdriver.
  4. Step 4
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    Release the circlip connecting the gas strut to the car body. Use a flat screwdriver.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    To avoid any injuries, be sure to hold the boot lid while demounting the gas struts.
  5. Step 5
    How to remove PEUGEOT 207 1.6 16V VTi 2010 Tailgate Struts - online easy-to-follow instructions
    Remove the boot lid gas strut.
  6. Step 6
    How to replace Tailgate Struts on PEUGEOT 207 (WA_, WC_) 2011: download PDF manuals and video instructions
    Clean the mounting seats of the boot strut. Use WD-40 spray.
  7. Step 7
    How hard is it to do yourself: Tailgate Struts replacement on Peugeot 207 Hatchback 1.6 16V RC 2012 - download illustrated guide
    Install the new boot lid gas strut.
    Replacement: tailgate struts – Peugeot 207 hatchback. Tip:
    To avoid any injuries, be sure to hold the boot lid while installing the gas strut.
  8. Step 8
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    Snap on the circlip connecting the gas strut to the car body.
  9. Step 9
    Changing of Tailgate Struts on Peugeot 207 Hatchback 2014 won't be an issue if you follow this illustrated step-by-step guide
    Snap on the circlip connecting the gas strut to the boot lid.
  10. Step 10
    PEUGEOT 207 1.6 HDi Tailgate Struts replacement: online guides and video tutorials
    Release the circlip connecting the gas strut to the boot lid. Use a flat screwdriver.
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