Question about Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

Cleaning lasko 2137 window fan

Two of the screws are non-regular, with triangle opening rather than for flat head or Phillips head screwdriver. How do you get the plastic fan box open to clean it well?

Posted by on

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Vice President:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 100 times.

  • Cars & Trucks Master
  • 786 Answers

These are tamper proof screws and require the proper bit for removal. That is not a common bit and is used only in mass production environments. Use compressed air for cleaning

Posted on May 18, 2017

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
New users get 2 Free calls (no credit card required) and instant help on almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, appliances, handyman, and even pets).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

How do I remove housing to get to the ignition switch on a 2007 Pontaic Torrent


Isn't it a steering column cover? These are usually or almost always held with screws that are recessed in deep holes in the cover. Look from underneath at the steering column. See the holes in the cover? Try a phillips head screwdriver to begin with. Sometimes the screws are torx head screws, sometimes just regular hex head screws that need a small socket over them. If there are no screws, then the cover will just pop off.

Nov 19, 2016 | 2007 Pontiac Torrent

1 Answer

Doorhandle


for passenger side:
1. unclip screw cover 'center flap' of inside door opener plastic cover, flap is 3/8"x 3/8" (center of plastic cover)
2. remove phillips screw now showing
3. push fabric panel (edge of door opener plastic cover-at hinged end of chrome handle) to allow uncliping of edge of plastic cover (top rt & lwr rt (for passenger side) of plastic cover)
4. open chrome inside door handle to allow plastic cover to be removed-slide plastic cover toward rear, free end of door to remove cover
5. remove switch panel-gently pry with wide non maring pry bar (cover wide blade screwdriver using cloth) do rear of sw panel 1st (don't pry front edge)
6. slide switch panel toward rear to allow removal
7. remove large phillips screw under sw panel
8. remove the 2 plastic covers near top, hinge edge -use plastic spoon handles to encourage caps to pop off. May also require small screwdriver approx 1/8" in to complete pop off
9. remove the 2 phillips screws w/ captive washers
10. remove 3 phillips/hex screws along the bottom inside of door panel
11. on outside/rear edge of panel push the 2 center pins of each in about 1/8"-this allows the clip to be pulled out w/ pin pushed in
12. remove plastic cover (REAR OF SIDE MIRROR)-pull window edge up and back.
13. lift rear of door panel (not hinge edge) up allow hinge edge to pivot around lower pin in door (hinge edge)
14. remove the 2 rt edge "L" brackets (gently pry center plastic pin out) (note the color and replace as removed)
15. slowly peel the clear plastc away from the non hinged end to expose the plastic panel with 3 phillips head screws
16. remove the 3 screws and panel for access to door handle.
17. using access area now available unlatch the rod attached to exterior door handle (unclip plastic to rotate clip up to allow rod to slide out-toward hinged edge)
18. using access area now available remove rod from ext door handle from inside door area
19. remove the 3 -10mm head bolts
20. remove the ext door handle (bottom edge out first)
reverse order to replace door handle

Mar 24, 2014 | 2003 Toyota Avalon

1 Answer

Passenager window wont go up, need schematics of the door panel to take it off to see what the problem might be. (1996 Ford thunderbird LX)


9f14d02a-6fb1-4869-a6b5-e241a4016979.jpg

You need a flat head screwdriver to remove the light cover and the door lock and window switch. and a phillips head screwdriver to remove the two screws, the one under the door/window switch could also be a small bolt. (When removing the door/window switch cover pull back on the door handle or you will scratch the cover when removing it). Then pull straight up on the hand bar and you can slip door/window switch cover through the hole.
0035ba71-99b4-4b7c-bff6-9b88c9f5b91e.jpg

Sep 26, 2013 | 1996 Ford Thunderbird LX

1 Answer

How to remove the drivers door panel on a 1991 honda accord lx


Instructions
    • Insert the narrow edge of the flat head screwdriver behind the edge of the plastic screw covers located on the door pull as well as the rear of the door panel. Remove the Phillips screws located behind the covers with the Phillips screwdriver.
    • 2Insert your flat head screwdriver behind the plastic screw cover located behind the door release. Remove the Phillips screw from behind the cover with the Phillips screwdriver, then slide the door release handle forward and remove it.
    • 3Insert the panel tool behind the front of the door's upper edge to pry out the triangular piece of plastic located there.
    • 4Pry around the edges of the door panel with the panel tool until the panel is loose.
    • 5Lift upwards on the door panel to slide it off the door. Unplug any electrical connectors that are plugged into the back.

Oct 01, 2012 | Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

I am trying to take the passenger door panel off of my 2003 kia spectra however it still seems connected towards the front side of the door but i tryed to removed the two tan screws just free spin i do...


hello,
Disconnect the negative battery cable to prevent shock when handling the door components. Loosen the cable's nut with the pliers and slide it away. Pop off the side-view mirror interior panel with the tweeter on it. Use the door panel trim tool or a flat-bladed tool, such as a putty knife, wrapped in masking tape. Once the panel is off, unplug the speaker connection from behind it. Push the connector's tab in with a flat head screwdriver and pull the connector away. Open the door fully to expose the screw cover on the front part of the door panel. Pry out the screw cover with a flat head screwdriver. Pry out the small centerpiece; not the ring surrounding it. Behind the cover, you'll find a Phillips screw; remove it.
Open the screw cover flap behind the inside door handle. Insert the tip of a flat head screwdriver into the upper-slot; push down to open the flap. Remove the Phillips screw from behind the flap. Pull off the plastic door handle surround piece. Insert the door trim tool behind the panel; pull it back to pull the panel off. Slide the surround piece away from the door panel.
Remove the circular screw cover from the inside door pull storage compartment. Pry it up with the flat head screwdriver. Remove the Phillips screw behind the cover. Remove the screw cover from the rear-edge of the door panel. This cover is similar to the one on the front part of the door panel; pry out the center part, not the ring surrounding it. Remove the Phillips screw behind it.
Remove the two Phillips screws visible along the bottom part of the door panel.
Pry around the perimeter of the door panel with the door trim tool. Pull the tool handle back to pop the door panel clips out. Do this for each side, except for the top. Once the clips are unhooked, the panel is ready for removal.
Gently pull the door panel away from the Optima's door, but only enough to access the area behind it. The connections for the power equipment must be unplugged. Reach around and depress the connection tabs with the tip of the flat head screwdriver; unplug the connection. There are three connections to unplug. Once they are unplugged, pull the door panel away.

Thanks

May 21, 2011 | 2003 Kia Spectra

1 Answer

Need to take door panel off v.w golf 1997 to fix window that is not going up. Where to start???


  • 1 Unscrew the door lock knob and remove the plastic trim cover from the inner door handle. If the Jetta has power windows, unplug the wires to the power window controls. Remove the screws with a Phillips head screwdriver.
  • 2 Turn the window regulator handle to the 9 o'clock position if the car has manual windows. Using a small, flat head screwdriver, slide the spacer, which is at the 3 o'clock position, directly away from the handle, and remove both it and the handle.
  • 3 Use the small, flat head screwdriver to remove the speaker grille. Remove the mounting screws and pull the speaker from the door. When they become accessible, unplug the wires from the back of the speaker.
  • 4 Pry the door panel away from its retaining clips by sliding a long flat head screwdriver between the door panel and the door. Slowly remove the door panel, once all retaining clips have released, by pulling it out from the bottom, then lifting it up and forward to move the door panel around the interior door latch

  • are you replaceing the regulator that makes the window go up and down or the glass you didnt say you just asked how to take door panel off hope this helps tell me if you need more info

    Dec 04, 2010 | 1997 Volkswagen Golf

    2 Answers

    2003 honda civic how to remove door panel


    Step one Look at the inside door handle. Behind it you should see a little cover, You pop that off and there will be 2 phillips head screws behind it. remove them.

    Pop out the door handle, and unplug the power lock plug,

    Youll also have to take the door lock rod, by spinning the plastic door handle 90 degrees until u can wiggle it out.

    next remove the sail panel( The little triangle shaped piece in the corner of the door on the top, ( may have a tweeter in it) ( it just pops out)

    Next take a screwdriver (flat head) and pry off the cover of the door handle, there will be
    2 phillips head screw behind it ( remove screws)

    Unplug power window connector (big green plug)

    Now just start gently pry the door panel off with a screw driver, see if u can peek behind the panel and see where the panel clips are, and pry near those areas

    Mar 29, 2010 | 2003 Honda Civic

    1 Answer

    Tail light change


    Open the rear window next to the taillight. Use a phillips head screwdriver to remove the screws and then flip open the clips. Remove the housing and replace the bad bulb. Do everything in reverse and you are done.

    Aug 25, 2008 | 1995 Oldsmobile Silhouette

    2 Answers

    88 Honda Accord left front turn signal assembly


    *The Turn signal on the Side of the car next to the headlight*
    1. Open the retractable headlights.
    2. Remove the plastic shroud around the headlight: two screws in front and one on each side.
    3. Look to the outside of the headlight and you will see a single screw in a small plastic cover on the front inside edge of the signal light assembly. The headlight prevents you from getting at the screw straight-on. I broke it loose with an offset phillips screwdriver, and then backed it out with a regular phillips.
    4. Remove the plastic cover, and you will see two screws. Remove them.
    5. Now you can pull the turn signal assembly forward and out.
    6. To remove the bulb holders from the assembly, twist counterclockwise and pull out.
    7. Pull straight outward to remove the bulbs. To assemble, follow the steps in reverse. Note that there are two plastic rods on the back end of the turn signal assembly that you will insert into two holes in the channel of the fender

    *The turn signal in the bumper*
    1. You will need a phillips head And Flat head screw driver, right below the turn signal there is a panel that you can pop out, (or its allready gone, Looks like a Fog light can go in there.)
    2. once u find that, (Pretty easy to find) Look directly up in there., there is styrofoam up there and u will also notice a little hole,
    3. Stick the Phillips head screw driver in that hole and turn it counter clockwize, The screw will not fall out,
    4.once it feels like the screw is loose put the flat head in between the turn signal lense and bumper, the side where you unscrewed it and SLOWLY pry it out,
    4. once out, just twist the plug and replace light bulb
    to replace just reverse instructions

    Jun 29, 2008 | 1988 Honda Accord 4 Door

    Not finding what you are looking for?
    Cars & Trucks Logo

    Related Topics:

    20 people viewed this question

    Ask a Question

    Usually answered in minutes!

    Top Cars & Trucks Experts

    yadayada
    yadayada

    Level 3 Expert

    76649 Answers

    Colin Stickland
    Colin Stickland

    Level 3 Expert

    22219 Answers

    Randy Ohler

    Level 3 Expert

    14585 Answers

    Are you a Car and Truck Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

    Answer questions

    Manuals & User Guides

    Loading...