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Old 01-11-2011, 12:47 AM   #11
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Start at the back and pry it off with a flat head.
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Okay got the A pillared off fine, just is the head liner sopose to be glued to the roof?

What if I just cut the freaken thing with a articulating saw? From the top there, not right up against the car but just up the plastic far enough to keep it from scratching the car and from there if I cut low enough it will expose the screw to the point where I can dremel it out of the way and bondo the holes?
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Old 01-11-2011, 01:01 AM   #13
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You could try it, but I would try and leave it so it can be put back on.

The headliner isn't glued to the roof, remove the oh shit handle.
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Old 01-11-2011, 01:03 AM   #14
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Okay well I'll have to pick back up on this tomorrow, it's getting late I want to
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Old 01-11-2011, 03:44 PM   #15
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Okay so good afternoon everyone, back to this, So just take off the handle and it should just pull back a little.

EDIT: Okay now I'm stumped I peeled back the headliner enough to see and there is a nut there, but what a pain in the ash, it feels like it is partly glued and I would have to pull back a lot of it.
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Old 01-11-2011, 10:56 PM   #16
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some weird shit.. mine were screwed from the outside. There was 8 screws i think
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are those stock racks? i thought they all laid flat on the car? (which might explain the grey looking sillicone at the the base of the black part and the glued headliner)
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From what I know this is stock.
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yeah its stock. i got the same type of rack. i saw this thread and was hoping a simple solution to remove it was found.
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weird... so any update? did you get these off OP?
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