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Old 06-20-2011, 06:21 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Interior removal help

hey forum, I am currently in the process of painting certain parts of my interior, & i was wondering if anyone knew how to remove the panels on the steering wheel & the metallic part of the emergency break.

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Old 06-20-2011, 08:10 PM   #2 (permalink)
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I cant offer advice, but I can offer a compliment; looks cool!
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Old 06-21-2011, 02:57 PM   #3 (permalink)
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You have to remove air bag first- be careful. There are 2 release buttons (in holes, either side), use blunt tool (dead end of drill bit, punch etc). Then you see 1 screw ea. side for panel you want to paint.
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i was wondering if anyone knew how to remove . . . the metallic part of the emergency break.
Mine just slides forward, it's a friction fit.
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Old 06-21-2011, 04:58 PM   #5 (permalink)
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Old 06-21-2011, 11:15 PM   #6 (permalink)
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been there done that. check out this post...

DIY Steering wheel and air bag removel

the e-brake handle slides off. mine is an '07. it's a bear but it will come off.
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Old 06-22-2011, 09:25 PM   #7 (permalink)
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thanks for the input guys. & I have a White 2008 Base Model. here is a picture of my progress. still need to paint the center console, e-brake , & the steering wheel pieces.
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Old 06-23-2011, 09:02 AM   #8 (permalink)
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looking good!
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Old 06-25-2011, 05:32 PM   #9 (permalink)
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thanks for the input guys. & I have a White 2008 Base Model. here is a picture of my progress. still need to paint the center console, e-brake , & the steering wheel pieces.
That looks good, do you have any more pictures? I'm interested to see how the boomerang turns out in white.
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Old 06-26-2011, 12:12 AM   #10 (permalink)
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That looks good, do you have any more pictures? I'm interested to see how the boomerang turns out in white.
yea, i'll upload more once i paint the center console
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