-Take off the center top cap inbetween the hazard and rear window defroster with a Slotted screwdriver.FatBoy4 said:hey i got a b14 and i know some have moved they HVAC to the buttom of the console
Where can I get some directions or a howto to do it?
I need to know like asap.
ScorchN200SX said:-Take off the center top cap inbetween the hazard and rear window defroster with a Slotted screwdriver.
-Use a Phillips head to remove main screw.
-Gently Pull out from the top twords down to release clips On surrounding trim.
-Disconnect hazzard and rear window controls.
-Unscrew and disconect stereo and lower din brackets With Phillips screwdriver.
-Mark stereo brackets Below the stereo
-Use a Dremmal and cutting wheel and cutt off lower half of the stereo brackets.
-Unscrew Hvac unit with phillips head screwdriver.
-Twist and pull out to disconnect wires.
-Use Needle Nose plyers to Undo Small cable clips(Carefull can loose easily)
-Test fit Hvac unit in lower position Linned up with factory lower din screw holes. :Note Hvac sits 1" Futher out that stock mounting points.
-Mark Top Right corner of hvac unit were it catches and lower Left corner.
-Use a dremmal and sanding drum and remove area for a snug fit.
-TEST FIT!!! SAND A LITTLE!!!TEST FIT!!! SAND A LITTLE!!!TEST FIT!!! SAND A LITTLE!!!TEST FIT!!! SAND A LITTLE!!!TEST FIT!!! SAND A LITTLE!!!
-Rerun Hvac Cables to the assembly and connect wires.
-Once it has a snug fit 2 1 3/4" Metal screws Through The Front of the Hvac Mounting points.
-Place 1 1/2" Springs over Metal screws Behind hvac mounting points.(The springs will make up the 1" difference in mounting depth and securly hold it in place.)
-Line Hvac to the Lower Din factory mounting points with Spring and screws
-Slowly screw into factory mounting points a little on each side till it sits flush with stereo.
-Connect and screw stereo in to stock location.
-Test fit trim.
-If Hvac sits out to far screw in some more till everything is flush.
Godd Luck and take your time....
xt_out said:yeah, i saw em once. you know this could've been adressed in the thread i started like a week ago asking this very same question.
(finally just pmed scorchN)
whoever finds the pics post em in this thread plz!