Removing the centre console
Remove the surround around the display and media player:
Press in the catch at one of the surround's upper corners. Use a small screwdriver. Carefully pry off the surround on the same side. Use a plastic weatherstrip tool.
Do not damage the panel and dashboard.
Do the same on the other side.
If the panel is difficult to remove, press the panel on both sides again and repeat the procedure starting at the other side.
Fold the surround backwards. Remove by pulling upwards.
Only applies to the C70
Remove the screws.
the centre stack.
Disconnect the large connector, or the dummy, at the front edge of the tunnel console.
Lift out the console and turn it upside down.
Press in the catches on the switch, or the dummy, and remove.
Separate the decor panel from the lower section.
Take a new decor panel from the kit and secure to the lower part.
Transfer the 12V socket and switch, or the dummy, to the new decor panel.
Applies to cars with wood decor panel installed or where existing storage compartments have been transferred
the two rear screws under the armrest.
the tunnel console and the large connector.
the centre stack screws, two upper and two lower.
slide the console forwards so that the locking tabs engage.
the panel at the parking brake.
the three screws and the cover under the armrest.
the front storage compartment.
the ignition control module (ICM) with the connectors, screws and panel.
the panel inside the centre console.
Only applies to the C70: