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Angry slk 170 boot panels

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Can anyone tell me the easiest way to remove the plastic side panels in the boot of my slk 170 320 so that i can get to the micro switches
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Welcome from New Hampshire. The fastener for the panels are two part's, Pull the inner plastic pin out then pull the outer pin out. Might require a small screwdriver to pry them out.
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Welcome from New Hampshire. The fastener for the panels are two part's, Pull the inner plastic pin out then pull the outer pin out. Might require a small screwdriver to pry them out.
Thanks have taken them all out,but have difficulty in sliding it over the hinges.
Trying to do it with out starting the roof operation.
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Thanks have taken them all out,but have difficulty in sliding it over the hinges.
Trying to do it with out starting the roof operation.
Hi Tonyd,
Did you succeed ti slid the panel over the hinges? I have the same problem, and I was told that open the trunk in the 1/2 reverse position would help.
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