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post #11 of 12 (permalink) Old 05-28-2017, 01:02 PM
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Thanks - I've just had another look and you're not kidding about how sharp a pull it needs! In fact I've backed off as I'm not convinced I've got it right. Does the plastic trim next to the glove box pull out too? Where did you pull from?
I took off the lh trim as well. Not sure if I needed to at the time, but it just sort of came off in the struggle.
If I remember there are three push on bayonet type clips on each side. It's a case of being firm and gentle at the same time.
You'll feel it starting to give as you exert more pulling pressure.
I also think that I could get more purchase once the left hand trim was removed.
It was a bit scary and got to the break or bust level.
In retrospect unless I really wanted to use Parking mode I'd stick with the cigarette lighter socket.
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post #12 of 12 (permalink) Old 05-28-2017, 03:30 PM Thread Starter
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Thanks - I've decided to run the 12v plug instead. As you say, parking mode is the only loss but I've just tested parking mode as mine has a battery too and it kicked in ok. Fingers crossed!

Thanks again for the tips, hopefully be helpful for others too.
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