Peugeot 406

since 1996 release

Repair and operation of the car

Peugeot 406
+ 1. Maintenance instruction
+ 2. Maintenance
+ 3. Engine
+ 4. Cooling systems, heating and ventilation
+ 5. Fuel system
+ 6. System of ignition
+ 7. Coupling
+ 8. Transmissions
+ 9. Power shafts
+ 10. Brake system
+ 11. Suspension bracket and steering
- 12. Body
   12.1. General information
   12.2. Care of a body
   12.3. Care of an upholstery and rugs
   12.4. Repair of insignificant damages of a body
   12.5. Repair of strong damages of a body
   12.6. Front bumper
   12.7. Rear bumper
   12.8. Cowl
   12.9. Cowl lock cable
   12:10. Cowl lock
   12:11. Doors
   12:12. Door upholstery
   12:13. Lock and handles of opening of a door
   12:14. Glasses of doors
   12:15. Trunk lid
   12:16. Luggage carrier lock
   12:17. Back door
   12:18. Lock of a back door
   12:19. System of the central blocking
   12:20. Power windows
   12:21. External rear-view mirrors
   12:22. Front and back flew down
   12:23. Hatch
   12:24. Slips and emblems
   12:25. Seats
   12:26. Mechanism of a tension of a seat belt of a front seat
   12:27. Seat belts
   12:28. Finishing of salon
   12:29. Central console
   12:30. Dashboard
+ 13. Electric equipment
+ 14. Main malfunctions

12:30. Dashboard


1. Remove the central console.
2. Remove knots and elements in the following sequence:
      – combination of devices;
      – the central panel and switches from the driver;
      – radio receiver;
      – hours;
      – loudspeakers of the dashboard;
      – safety cushion of the driver and its contact;
      – screen wiper engine.
3. Remove a steering column.
4. Unscrew screws of fastening of the panel of a heater and remove it from the dashboard.
5. Unscrew nuts of fastening of a plate of installation of the electric socket.
6. Remove a plate of installation of the socket of an electrical wiring of the dashboard from an arm.
7. Unscrew top (are specified by shooters a photo at the left) and lower (are specified by shooters a photo on the right) bolts of fastening are resistant supports of the dashboard from the driver.
8. Remove a rack of support of the dashboard from the driver.
9. Unscrew 2 screws of fastening of a casing of a heater to the dashboard.
10. Uncover a ware box. By means of the screw-driver remove the switch (a photo at the left) and a bulb (a photo on the right) illuminations of a ware box and disconnect from them the electric socket.
11. On cars with the conditioner remove the sensor from the top central part of the dashboard.
12. Remove from the sensor an installation plate so that the sensor could pass through an opening in the dashboard.
13. By means of the screw-driver remove a side cap of the dashboard from the passenger.
14. From a motor compartment unscrew the nuts and bolts (are specified by shooters) fixing a suspension bracket of installation of the dashboard to a partition of a motor compartment.
15. In interior of the car unscrew bolts of fastening of the left and right end of the dashboard to an installation suspension bracket.
16. Being careful, remove the panel from a partition of a motor compartment.


Installation is made in the sequence, the return to removal. Check that air supply tubes from a heater were correctly combined with a heater. Before fastening of the dashboard nuts and bolts check that all electric sockets are visible through the corresponding openings in the dashboard. Connect the accumulator and check that all electric elements and switches work normally.