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2002 Honda Civic Front Door Panel Removal And Installation

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Download 1. If applicable, remove the regulator handle (A) by pulling the clip (B) out with a wire hook (C). 2. Remove the inner handle (A). Take care not to scratch the door panel. -1 Pry out on the upper portion of the cover (B) to release the hooks (C, D), then remove the cover. -2 Remove the screws. -3 Pull the inner handle forward and out half-way to release the hook (E). -4 Disconnect the inner handle rod (F) and power door lock switch connector (G). 3. Remove the grip cover (A). To remove the passenger’s grip cover, refer to rear door panel removal/installation. -1 Using a trim tool, pry out the front edge of the cover to release the clips (B). -2 Pry out along the bottom to release the lower hooks (C). 4. Driver’s door: Disconnect the power window switch connector (A) (for some models). Remove the screws from the grip base (B). 5. Remove the mirror mount cover. 6. Release the clips that hold the door panel (A) with a commercially available trim pad remover (B), then remove the door panel by pulling it upward. Passenger’s door: Disconnect the power window switch connector (for some models). Remove the door panel with as little bending as possible to avoid creasing or breaking it. 7. Install the door panel in the reverse order of removal, and note these items: Replace any damaged clips.