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new clock and hazard lite switch replacement...thing out of the dash

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I have a new clock and hazard lite switch replacement. How do I get the thing out of the dash? 1997 discovery.
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Car
Expert:  Dale Stockstill replied 3 years ago.

Dale Stockstill :

Hello,

Dale Stockstill :

My name is Dale. I have looked and there is nothing relating to the replacement procedures for these itmes in either database that I use. I do have the wiring schematic that shows both items and how they are wired into the harness. I am not sure you are going to find these procedures other than in an "Master Service Manual". Iif you know someone at a dealership in the service department, they can copy the procedures out of the manual for you.

Expert:  Dale Stockstill replied 3 years ago.
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Expert:  Dale Stockstill replied 3 years ago.

Hello,

 

My name is Dale.

 

I have looked and there is nothing relating to the replacement procedures for these items in either database that I use. I do have the wiring schematic that shows both items and how they are wired into the harness. I am not sure you are going to find these procedures other than in an "Master Service Manual". If you know someone at a dealership in the service department, they can copy the procedures out of the manual for you. Just an idea.

 

Sincerely,

Dale

Customer: replied 3 years ago.
This is absolutely no help. wiring is plug & play. Thanks anyway.
Expert:  Dale Stockstill replied 3 years ago.

You are right so let me put your question back where it came from and wish you the very best. There are some things that you either need an experience technician and/or a Master Service Manual.

 

Good Luck.

Sincerely,

Dale

Customer: replied 3 years ago.
Finally figured it out myself. After lots of prying and experimenting, shoved a hacksaw blade in a crevice in the dash to relieve a clip and it popped out.
Expert:  Dale Stockstill replied 3 years ago.

Good for you. I am happy that you were able to devise a way to get the job done. Circumstances many times are the mother of invention :-)

 

I am happy for you.

Sincerely,

Dale

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