How do you Change, Replace, or Install 2000-2004 Subaru Outback Front Door Panel (Interior) Replacement
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Step 1: Open the vehicle's door.
Step 2: Pry and remove the retaining pin (1) near the door hinge side of the panel.
Step 3: Pry and remove the triangular trim panel near the side mirror mount.
Step 4: Pry and lift the power window control panel. Disconnect the wiring harnesses (2) from the UNDERSIDE of the panel.
Step 5: Pry and remove the screw cover (1) near the interior door's arm rest. Loosen and remove the Phillips screw (1).
Step 6: Loosen and remove the Phillips screw (1) inside the interior door handle.
Step 7: Pry and remove the interior door handle's bezel.
Step 8: Pry and separate the door panel from the door frame.
A series of retaining clips secures the door panel to the frame. By working your way around the outer edge of the panel, you can "pop"¬Ě the retaining clips free by prying outward.
Step 9: Disconnect the wiring harness (1) from the back of the interior door panel.
Step 10: The door panel should now be free from the vehicle.
Step 11: To reattach the interior door panel, connect the wiring harness (1) to the back of the panel, and move it into position.
With a FIRM, but not too firm, strike near each retaining clip, you can "snap"¬Ě them back into place, securing the panel to the door frame.
Step 12: Reattach the interior door handle's bezel.
Step 13: Reattach the triangular trim panel near the side mirror mount.
Step 14: Tighten the Phillips screws (2).
Step 15: Reattach the retaining pin near the door hinge and the screw cover on the arm rest.
Step 16: Connect the wiring harnesses (2) to the UNDERSIDE of the power window panel. "Snap"¬Ě the panel back into position.
These Part Change / Installation Instructions Apply to
04 2004, 03 2003, 02 2002, 01 2001, 00 2000 Subaru Outback Front Door Panel (Interior) Replacement Instructions
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