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|Pontiac Aztek How to Remove and Install Front Door Speaker and
(35 steps with images and instructional guides)
|Step 1.1) Remove T25 Torx screw at
back edge of arm rest.
NOTE - These removal instructions are performed by a 13 year old.
|Step 2.1) Remove T25 Torx screw below door open handle.|
|Step 3.1) Remove T25 Torx screw above door open handle cavity. (Tweeter located next to screw in this picture is a previous aftermarket add-on and is not standard for this vehicle.)|
|Step 4.1) Place pry tool at back edge of control panel.|
|Step 5.1) Push pry tool in under panel and pry up to release clip.|
|Step 6.1) Grasp back edge of control panel.|
|Step 7.1) Pull control panel back
to release front edge from door.
Step 7.2) Pull control panel from door panel.
|Step 8.1) Squeeze trigger into connector to release.|
|Step 9.1) Remove first connector.|
|Step 10.1) Squeeze trigger into connector to release.|
|Step 11.1) Remove second connector.|
|Step 12.1) Squeeze trigger into connector to release.|
|Step 13.1) Remove third connector.
Step 13.2) Remove control panel and set to side. (Passenger side control panel has fewer connectors.)
|Step 14.1) Gently pry top edge of small tweeter panel from door releasing clips. All clips release with pressure.|
|Step 15.1) Pry down front edge of door panel releasing clips.|
|Step 16.1) Continue prying down front edge of door panel releasing clips.|
|Step 17.1) Continue prying along bottom edge of door panel releasing clips.|
|Step 18.1) Continue prying up back edge of door panel releasing clips.|
|Step 19.1) Pull bottom edge of door panel away from door to verify all door panel clips are released.|
|Step 20.1) Lift back edge of door panel up then the lift front edge of door panel out of window jam.|
|Step 21.1) Pull door open handle while pulling door panel from door.|
|Step 22.1) Turn the door panel while guiding door handle through opening.|
|Step 23.1) Release door handle, pull top edge of door panel back for access to the back of the panel.|
|Step 24.1) Locate wires at tweeter, trace back to connector.|
|Step 25.1) Release clip on connector securing wires to door panel.|
|Step 26.1) Squeeze trigger into connector to release.|
|Step 27.1) Remove connector.|
|Step 28.1) Locate side view mirror adjustment.|
|Step 29.1) Behind edge of door panel, locate connector for side view mirror.|
|Step 30.1) With small flat head screw driver, lift trigger on the side of the connector to release.|
|Step 31.1) Remove connector, remove door panel and set to side.|
|Step 32.1) Check door for any remaining door panel clips.|
|Step 33.1) Pry door panel clips from door to remove.|
|Step 34.1) Place door panel clips into slots on door panel ready for reinstallation.|
|Step 35.1) Remove screws securing
Step 35.2) Remove speaker and disconnect connector.
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