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2008 Honda Accord Rear Door Panel Removal And Installation

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Download Use the appropriate tool from the KTC trim tool set to avoid damage when removing components.  When prying with a flat-tip screwdriver, wrap it with protective tape to prevent damage. 1. Raise the glass fully. 2. Push on the bottom of the inner handle cap (A) while pushing on the upper hook (B) with the appropriate trim tool, then pull back the cap to remove it. 3. Remove the screws securing the inner handle (A). 4. Pry up the notch (A) of the lid (B), and pull back the lid, then remove the screw. 5. 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 with a commercially available trim pad remover. 1. Detach the remaining clips. 1. Starting at the rear, pull the door panel upward. NOTE: The inner handle cable (B) and the latch cable (C) are connected to the inner handle (D). Do not pull the door panel up too far, or these cables will be damaged. 6. While holding the door panel away from the door, remove the inner handle (A) from the door panel by releasing the hooks (B). 7. Remove the door panel (A) while pulling the inner handle (B) out through the hole in the door panel. While holding the door panel away from the door, disconnect the power window switch connector