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How do I remove the driver side door panel to replace the window

I have a 1999 ford windstar do I have to remove the the black plastic piece in the upper corner in order to remove the driver side door panel? If the piece has to be removed how is it done. If not how is the panel removed? Thank you.

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  • GENE Jan 22, 2009

    I would appreciate a detailed picture of the removal of the black triangle piece and panel removal. thanks

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    how to remove the drivers side door panel

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You are talking about the black triangle piece at the top in the front of the door.opposit the side view mirror? I can't remember if it is held on with one screw or it is just clipped on.(I think it's just clipped) I think I have detailed pics. of this procedure at home. if you need them post back and i'll see if i can dig them out.

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  • K Jan 22, 2009

    leave it with me, i'll see if i can find it tonight when i get home, hopefuly i'll have it for you tomorrow.

  • K Jan 23, 2009

    Ok found it, sorry I though it was for a 99 but it's for a 98...should be very similer.

  • K Jan 23, 2009

    sorry (got a head of myself).

    there is a screw in the handle where you pull the door closed.

    the black piece where the 'opener' handle is should just be clipped on as too the grey piece with the power window and door lock switches, behind all this is a hidden screw as shown in next pic.


    the black piece you are asking about is just clipped on. now that i see it and if memory serves me... there is one clip at the top that pulls straight out once it is released the whole piece is pulled straight back toward the rear of the door to release the other two clips. Check the bottom of the door pannel I think there is also two screws at the very bottom. once ALL the screws have been removed the pannel is held on with plastic 'Hooks' pull the pannel straight up and remove.here is a pic. with the pannel removed you can see the holes around the perimiter where the 'hooks' on the pannel go into.


    Hope this helps

    Ken

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