Does the trim around the entertainment center/heater control area pop/be pried off?
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2004 Buick Rainier Question: How do I replace the heater/AC control panel in my 2004 Buick rainier?
Answer #1pushrod January 30, 2014, 15:23Master
Yep but check out youtube for a video!
Replydcmountain, January 30, 2014, 15:29Rookie
Thanks! It's been out for a while and I just had a friend tell me the control panel was going or gone. Gonna get really nasty winter weather over the next week and the part should be in tomorrow.
Replypushrod, January 30, 2014, 15:39Master
Not a bad job at all, just take your time! A case/butter knife works well for starting the trim removal. Sneak one from the kitchen! Keep one in my tool box, be suprised how many times i use it, the Snap-on man gets a kick out of it but he dont have anything much better!
Replydcmountain, January 31, 2014, 16:22Rookie
I almost got the whole section off but there's a bolt I need to remove at the bottom that's obscured by the center console. Ran out of daylight, will try again in the morning. Thanks again for your help, not a mech but can take apart and put back together pretty good (most of the time!)