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Illustration #191

Unscrew a push-button lock - often shaped like a golf tee - from its control rod. A recessed door handle may be held in plate by the outer surround. Ease out window- winder metal clips with a screwdriver or bent split pin. Arm-rest screws - usually cross-headed - are sometimes concealed underneath.

A typical interior door-panel layout, showing the fittings attached on most cars. Take care when removing the panel; it is flimsy and can easily be damaged.

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    Removing a door trim panel

    Before a door-trim panel can be removed, the window winder and interior handle must be taken off, an probably also the push-button lock am an arm rest, if fitted. Read more

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