So I then tried to find out how to do the rear speakers and this is where things became problematic. Recycle parts, packaging and fluids when possible. If we get a chance to perform the procedure, we will be sure to document it. So yeah your all done. If necessary, remove or replace rear window roller blind: If necessary, expose cable 1. And even with that kit, I wound up snapping some of the tabs. How do I remove the spoiler from my 2004 325xiT? In this case the adaptor was not for fitting speakers of a different size.
I got one set of removal instructions thanks, Tyrone but they don't work for my wagon. Adaptor from what size to what size? Despite what the forums say I found this job to be fairly easy and straightforward, I certainly didn't think it was more difficult than a door card. It won't hurt anything to try it. Once all the electrical connectors are disconnected and detached from the door panel, remove the door panel from the vehicle. My piece already has a few tabs broken, and I've never tried to remove it.
Terry, I seem to remember that you were going to add the Sirrius Radio to your Touring. It must be pulled up from the front because of the small tab located at the back. I would grab a repair manual. Only replace: Lift out finishers 2 for headrests and remove. It will have the procedure, special tools and torque specs. In my car the speakers were exactly the same as the front. Haynes doesn't cover the rear boot trim in the e46 Touring and most of the forum posts I came across about the matter talked about how hard it is to do and you shouldn't bother.
Again this may or may not work dependant on how well you've done or on the available clips remaining on the rear piece. I have almost all the parts now with the rest on the way. It could be either the tabs or the clips - you'd have to examine the plastic part to see if the tabs are intact. I opted for the 1. Once you have removed that the panel should be free. Hope this helps anyone if they were going to buy a full shadow line for this stupid rear piece. It does not need to be removed, it only needs to raised up to allow access underneath it.
Feed out rear window roller blind 2 and remove. The piece i'm referring to is here: Chances are if this is already off your car then your clips have snapped off and are still on the car or lost. You will need to add a fused power source and new ground. X We Value Your Privacy We and our partners use technology such as cookies on our site to personalise content and ads, provide social media features, and analyse our traffic. Note the screws that have white paint on them. I have it installed and working, but I just have the magnetic antenna stuck on the roof near the left reat of the roof rack rail for now.
Ok, I see why you are confused. January 13, 2014 Followup from the Pelican Staff: I am not 100% sure. Need to buy parts for this project? Snap the door panel back onto the door. I fitted this sub with a plug for easy removal. Here's where we find if the glue you used is good enough as when your working on the front the rear part of it won't fall off. See our tech article on the battery.
If necessary, replace damaged clips. May 27, 2017 Followup from the Pelican Staff: None. With your vehicle info handy, give The Pelican Parts parts specialists a call at 1-888-280-7799. I just noticed that it wasn't fitting tight to the hatch door. Did the adaptor you fitted go from bigger to smaller speakers or the opposite? Once you have the footwell panel removed, you can access the switch to disconnect the electrical connector, then push the switch out of panel.
Version with rear window roller blind only: If necessary, release screws and nuts in luggage compartment. If you have torque wrench, determine how much force it takes to remove them and tighten them to the same setting during reinstallation. I'm not responsible for any damage you cause by following this. Once its loose push the wing inwards so that its resting nicely under the shadow line and tighten it all back up whilst your pressing it tightly to keep it in position. This will allow the glue to cure and bond to the trim thus holding it in place. Pull the panel up over the door lock knob and disconnect the speaker wiring harnesses and the cable that goes to the door panel. I am a little confused : When you say adaptor you mean speaker adaptor for fitting different sized ones right? No problem I thought, there is a wealth of information on enthusiast's forums about various jobs for the e46.
December 23, 2015 Followup from the Pelican Staff: Feed the cable end into the handle, be sure it is aligned correctly and the correct slide of the slot. The E46 3 Series has proven to be one of the most popular iterations of the 3 Series, with impressive performance across the range. What am I doing wrong? For safety reasons, be sure to disconnect the vehicle battery before beginning work on the door panel. Give our parts specialists a call at 1-888-280-7799. Apparently there is more space in the X5 spoiler.