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Need to Take Apart the Car Door

My son dropped his mothers' ring down the window of the drivers' side door. I need to get that back, ASAP. How do I open the car door panel and retrieve that?

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Use a small scraper or a pair of flat screwdrivers and probe under the door panel to loosen the panel from the clips in the door. You are going to find them on the edges of the panel and will pull outward slightly. Unhook the armrest and other fittings and then you will have access to the inside of the door. You may need a pickup magnet or a coat hanger to retrieve the ring from the door.

Good luck.

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