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Need help to remove plastic without braking it...

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by bigef12, Dec 21, 2010.

  1. Dec 21, 2010 at 8:00 AM
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    bigef12

    bigef12 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Removed that stupid "Sport Bumper Trim"
    I know its most likely the easiest thing to do, but I'm not wanting to buy any extra parts right now. I need to remove the black plastic piece below the air vent to the left of the radio. Help appreciated.
     
  2. Dec 21, 2010 at 8:20 AM
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    bigyetti

    bigyetti Well-Known Member

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    sirius satilite radio, more on the way when i get more money. oh ya removed the secondary filter
    use a a plastic knife and pry it gently towards you. It should pop of without to much pressure. good luck
     
  3. Dec 21, 2010 at 8:32 AM
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    memario1214

    memario1214 Vivid Illumination Vendor

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    Yeah, I gots boost
    Just stick your fingers at the top flat part of it and just pry it out! Its not too difficult...
     
  4. Dec 21, 2010 at 9:54 PM
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    Kelson

    Kelson My Truck is Cuter than Yours

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    x2 you don't even need tools lol.
     
  5. Dec 28, 2010 at 4:29 PM
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    bigef12

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    Removed that stupid "Sport Bumper Trim"
    Thanks guys. Added the aux port this weekend and just didnt wanna yank on it without knowing for sure I wouldn't break it in half.
     
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