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I am replacing the stereo and can't seem to remove it what

Customer Question

hi, I am replacing the stereo and can't seem to remove it what are the steps?
JA: Is this an aftermarket stereo, or did it come with the car?
Customer: it probably came with the car I removed the middle console and still could not pry the cover off
JA: What is the model/year of your Mazda?
Customer: 1995
JA: Are you fixing your vehicle yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: I tried removing the middle console but the part that holds the stereo would not come out
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: no, that was all
Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Mazda
Expert:  George H. replied 6 months ago.

HI Julie,

What model of Mazda do you have?

Customer: replied 6 months ago.
Miata MX5 1995
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
I already figured it out. I just need to pop the air vents out
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
Suggestion I found is to use a string to prop them out of the sockets and then unscrew the console.
Expert:  George H. replied 6 months ago.

Take a look at this video and let me know where you are having trouble

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