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2008 Honda Civic Rear Door Panel Removal And Installation

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Download 1. Raise the glass fully. 2. Pry out on the rear area of the inner handle cap (A) to release the hooks (B, C) with the appropriate trim tool. 3. Remove the screw and detach the clip securing the inner handle (A). 4. Remove the power window switch panel (A). -1 Pry up on the rear edge of the switch panel to detach the clip with the appropriate trim tool. Pull out along the edge of the panel to release the side hooks (B). -3 Pull the switch panel rearward to release the front hook (C). Disconnect the power window switch connector (D). 5. Remove the screw. 6. Remove the door panel (A) with as little bending as possible to avoid creasing or breaking it. -1 Start at the bottom edge of the door panel, detach the clips that are just above the marks (B) on the edge of the panel with a commercially available trim pad remover. Detach the remaining clips (C, D). 7. While holding the door panel (A) away from the door, remove the inner handle (B) from the door panel by releasing the hooks (C). 8. Remove the door panel (A) while pulling out the inner handle (B) through the hole in the door panel. NOTE: If you are only removing the door panel, go to step 10. If you are doing further disassembly of the door panel, continue to step 9. Inner handle removal 9. Disconnect the inner handle cable (A) and the latch cable (B) from the inner handle (C).