Here is where the first goes on the pass side. The small tweeters in the window panel frame are also annoying. Then the squeaks started around the headlight switch and dash vent just above it. Now it's loose except for the right side with the vent. Question about removing the plastic dash facia above glove box: How does it come off? When restoring your Mustang interior, you can't forget about faded or worn out dash components. I'm new to the forum so would like to say how great this website is, and how I wish I'd stumbled upon it many months earlier. The cheaper alternative is masking tape and a Sharpie.
Order new aluminum or chrome moldings and emblems that will help your Mustang look like new again. Also I would like to get the dash cover off so I can easily get behind the dash panels. Hello all, I'm in process of writing this up now, so ignore if not complete. Does this sound familiar to anyone, and have you found a solution? All kits use 3M 5850 primer-less adhesive on the back of each piece which means, easy installation without any promoter needed or recommended. Removing the seats also helps I suspect this is not an issue for you. I won't rant about how expensive and new the car is vs. I really don't want to mess around and break any mounting tabs or anything.
Hi all Happy new year to you all! Leave nothing to chance, order your Mustang's interior trim direct and we'll custom make these high quality parts just for you. These other screws do other things not pertinent to removing the dash. Some things had felt insulation white felt but most plastic on plastic areas under here did not. I have circled the areas where the philips screw will need to be removed. Slide your fingers under the loosened trim area and work towards the area where the trim is still flush with the dash, pulling it away in the same manner as you did in Step 2. Plastic on plastic I used 2-sided sticky tape, but you can use other things like duct-tape, felt tape, cloth tape, basically anything to keep two things from rubbing remember: this includes the tape itself! Find the right color and finish of your choice for your Ford interior dash trim kit, order the kit and easily install it into your car.
Remove the 2 bolts 1 each side and the 2 hydraulic lift cylinder brackets 1 each side. I am planning to disassemble the interior dashboard on my 72 Mach 1 this weekend, and replace a few parts dash speaker, centre console, glove box compartment, dash cluster etc. You will likely have to pop off the speedo cable though. Recently I started noticing a subtle but annoying rattle originating from the center console. Mustang dash parts are usually one of the most used and most broken pieces of your interior. This one can only be accessed after the steering column has been dropped. I wanted to have them do something similar to what you did yourself, that way if they break something it is on them and not on me.
Pushing on this tab will allow you to release and pull the speedo cable out. Install the 2 rear quarter trim panels. I found some cloth craft tape, but it had patterns on it, and may have been too thick to work properly. Hydraulic Lift Cylinder: Install the hydraulic lines onto the hydraulic lift cylinder fittings, and tighten to 35 inch lbs. Any help would be greatly appreciated, as I'm sure some of you guys have had your dashes out more times than you'd care to remember.
Pair it up with a new instrument cluster to replace your scratched up lens! I know I did, that's for sure. It wasn't all that bad i took out all the duct work, the heater core, blower motor and all the other stuff i don't need or use anymore. An Interior Trim Kit will add style and value to the inside of your vehicle. No mention about the air bag safety. You'll have to remove a couple of connectors and the cable behind it, which is all pictured below From here, I'd probably start on the top dash screws. One other thing that may be useful--you can purchase numbered tape strips.
Create your custom Mustang with handcrafted stainless steel interior accessories. I am having trouble with my dash reinstall and have one plug that I can't find a home for. Here's a pic of my firewall puking its guts out! I like the felt fix for glare. It may be time to replace your switch! Is there another nut, clip or somthing else that holds it in place? Install the 2 clevis-to-hydraulic lift cylinder rod bolts. When I did the job I did not remove the steering wheel. These kits lay over your stock gauges and give your car a race inspired look. .
Show devotion to your Ford with Mustang Interior Trim Kits. Pull out on both tabs and the cable will pull out. If you have to replace that then here's a procedure that will be an asset to you: Lower the convertible top. I noticed that on the headlight switch assembly, there was no padding at all!? Better than the factory manual. This avoids the issue getting everything to line back up on assembly. Exterior TrimYour Mustang Exterior Trim may look just awful after many years on the road.