Replacing the Heated Seat Switch
First I installed the reversing camera Click Me
And then the Aerial
As with all these pictures click on them to get a larger view .
You can copy and paste them into any posts if you have a question regarding how I fitted any of these things.
this page is about putting the heated seat switch in. Follow the links to the other subjects if you want information about them.
First you need to lever out the plastic cover underneath the
eyebrow. and then
The eyebrow then pulls out toward you. there are a
couple of dowel type bits of plastic the slide into the dash.
To get the radio out you need to poke a stiff bit of plastic
into the slots on each side of the Harmony unit.
Now we get to a tricky bit as this plug is fixed very firmly.
Look very closely at the picture below and you can see a
little diagram showing a screwdriver
Believe me this is very frustrating getting the dam thing
unplugged, but perseverance pays off.
Now we have to get the Aircon Control Panel out.
First lever off the blank plate where the heated seat switch
will eventually go.
Once the facer is removed there are a couple of screws I think
at each end.
The face of the aircon control panel just levers off showing
all the buttons on the panel etc.
This should reveal all the cables in there but I had an
However, a couple of mine had got trapped inside the aircon
ducting in the red square in the picture above.
I had to cut the plastic with a Stanley knife but the cables
were firmly stuck.
So I cut all along the top edge to the left of the cables.
Once it was out I taped up where I had cut with some duck tape (good old duck tape hey!)
I Then reassembled it all in reverse...
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Now we get to some interesting bits.
I found a lot of wires and I didn't know what they were for. These are all pictured below.
When eventually I got round to installing the 2-Din unit I
bought of Sean (RadioGuy)
Hope you found this useful.