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i have to replace the heater core in my 2002 Ford Windstar.

I have directions but how...
i have to replace the heater core in my 2002 Ford Windstar. I have directions but how do i remove the cowl top vent panel and the center instrument panel trim? Mechanically, I dont have a problem with this work, I am just not sure how to remove the insides of my van to get to it.

ANY help anyone can offer will be more than greatly appreciated!!! Thank you!
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1/28/2010
Shawn
Shawn, Auto Service Technician
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HiCustomer

 

Thank you for asking your question on JustAnswer. Here is a diagram of what they are referring to (see below), hope this helps you out.

 

 

  • Remove the lower cowl top vent panel assembly.
    1. Remove the 10 bolts.
    2. Remove the lower cowl top vent panel assembly.

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    Customer reply replied 7 years ago

    Thank you! Is that inside the van or the black plastic under the hood?

     

    How do i get the center instrument panel off?

    HiCustomer

     

     

    Thank you for asking your question on JustAnswer, Yes, that 's the black plastic cover on the outside, I am sending Instructions on the Instrument Panel - Cluster Finish Panel in pdf format, (CLICK HERE FOR INSTRUCTIONS). Hope this helps you out.

     

     

     



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    Customer reply replied 7 years ago

    Thank you SOOOO much Shawn!

     

    The Mom-mobile will be back in business thanks to you.

     

    Heather

    You are very welcome, and also Please don't forget to click on the green accept button, so that I may get credit for my work.
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