I reached inside the ashtray opening and with my finger tips lifted the forward edge of the console wood. However, if the touchpad gets damaged or if you've found a center console trim more appealing to the eye, swapping to a new one is a simple task. An item that has been used previously. Once the loop has hold of a tap, move this forward, and the back of the wood can be lifted with a wedge. . This article applies to the Mercedes-Benz C-Class w205 2014-Present.
Step 2 — Pry out the center console trim Once the lower trim is removed, you now have access to the screws holding the center console trim in place. Behind the touchpad you can see the lower trim, which looks like a silver miniature handle. Once the loop has hold of a tap, move this forward, and the back of the wood can be lifted with a wedge. Unplug the center console connectors. This one had the Mercedes phone installed at one point, hence the four holes. Mine is a '92 that uses 2 pieces and the procedures may vary.
It also still has the piece that covers the phone wires. I saw your picture of the console with the radio out and the climate control out. The following instructions are all you need to remove the center console trim in your Mercedes-Benz C-Class. This amount is subject to change until you make payment. Once a gap is achieved in the back now slide gently a plastic wedge from the back and you will feel it unclip. Remove the center console screws.
This only works with the models that have the one piece armrest cover with storage, not the split opening ones like in 1998 and 1999 and not the armrests that did not open like in 1992. Looks back piece of wire looks like it is suspended in mid air. Remove both screws with a Torx screwdriver, and set them aside. Thought it would be worth posting the above in case someone else had the same problem. Find out how to replace that with this helpful article. This article applies to the Mercedes Benz E-Class w212. I am curious on this point.
Today I utilised Malcolm's kindly provided instructions thanks again to remove the rear center console air vents and surrounding trim. I can guarantee there is no latching mechanism at the back of the gear surround on my '97. I burned out the wiring for the passenger mirror. Very simple but must be gentle. What I found was a broken black plastic clip at the rear of the wood and front of the console.
You have now successfully removed the center console trim in your w205. I can guarantee there is no latching mechanism at the back of the gear surround on my '97. A better view of the screw holding the wood cover onto the front of the ash tray assembly Using a T20 Torx, remove the 2 screws that join the 2 sections of wood. What does the very back switch do? The item may have some signs of cosmetic wear, but is fully operational and functions as intended. Then, gently pull up the trim with your hands, starting with the side closer to the glove box. This article applies to the Mercedes Benz C-Class w205 2014-Present. It's easy, quick, and inexpensive.
You may have to 'tap' down on the shift lever to persuade it to come loose. Yes you need the plastic wedge. I don't know what's above the top of the console so I don't know if you can see down in there and determine if any fasteners need to be removed. This article applies to the. Lastly, pull out one connector from behind the touchpad. Read this article to learn how. Any advice would be much appreciated By way of an update.
Membership is extended to non-owners with a genuine interest in the best engineered car in the world. The wood actually fits just fine and doesn't appear lose, so I may just leave it alone. Although I doubt this weird accident would likely happen to anyone else! Specifically, we have bought a new leather boot for the auto shift, as the old one was all tatty. Do not completely remove the trim as there are wire harnesses still attached. It is there, under the wood to free the back from the rest of the console.
This article applies to the Mercedes Benz C-Class w205 2014-Present. This article applies to the. A spring I found loose inside my shift tower. For additional information, see the Global Shipping Program This amount includes applicable customs duties, taxes, brokerage and other fees. For additional information, see the Global Shipping Program An item that has been used previously.