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Old 03-15-2012, 01:53 PM   #1
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2011 Carpet Removel - Help!

I'm going to be replacing the carpet on my 2011 this weekend ... wondering how to get it out?

I know the back seat has to come out and the drivers seat.


What about the rest of it?


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i would imagine you need to remove both front seats, the center console, and the rear seat bottom. also the trim around the door bottoms where it says focus.
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I'm a little confused as to how I get the center console out ... it has a shifter in it.
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Center console is as follow

Open armrest
Pry up on center trim (6 tabs)
Remove side clips of center console
I think there is a screw at the back of console
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above is how. you must remove everything. Why are you having to change out the carpet already on your 2011? lol just out of curiosity
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Old 03-15-2012, 03:43 PM   #6
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Ish, changing the carpet in a newer car is something I HATE doing. Hope you got the molded one that fits from Ford, anything else and you will be cutting out all the holes for your clips. Not hard just time consuming.
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above is how. you must remove everything. Why are you having to change out the carpet already on your 2011? lol just out of curiosity
The carpet is coming apart behind the rear seat. Dealer says it's something that spilled.

One of my back seat passengers must have spilled some really high test coffee!
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If you do take the center console out, I recommend to hack saw off the armrest and reinstall. Thar darn armrest gets in the way. If you sell the car, just plop the armrest in the trunk and the new owner can fiddle with it.

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^ Don't do that.



Yeah you'll have to take the two front seats out and the bottom cushion of the back seat. You'll also need to remove the B pillar plastics, the sill plastics, the center console, kick panels, and probably the shrouds around the floor vents under the dashboard.

However, from what I could tell when I installed my sub, it isn't that hard; it is just time consuming.
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^^ agreed very time consuming. Try not to break any of the plastic clips on the interior trim. If you go to put it back on and it wont fit using light pressure, dont hammer it down because that's when they break.
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