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Old 24-11-2019, 09:59 PM
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Default Door Speaker Grill Removal

My door speaker grills could do with a bit of a re-fresh, was hoping to pop them off and give them a bit of fresh paint. Do these just pull off? I have tried prising with my fingers but there is a reasonable amount of resistance and I don't want to break anything!

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Old 24-11-2019, 10:21 PM
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You’ll need to take the door card off first. That allows you to remove the tweeters and then you can bend the tabs of the metal mesh from behind
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Old 25-11-2019, 02:38 PM
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I left mine insitu - lightly scuffed with a scotch pad , masked and then rattle can painted with satin black (spraying from the sides to avoid getting paint on speaker cone)
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Old 25-11-2019, 06:07 PM
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Ah that explains it! In that case Dave's method it is

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Old 26-11-2019, 10:26 PM
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I removed both my door cards in about 10mins yesterday using this guide.

https://www.zroadster.net/forum/viewtopic.php?t=11887

I did my grills a couple of years back, made such a difference.
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Old 27-11-2019, 09:09 AM
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Yeah the door cards are easy to remove (more so with a trim removal tool) but at this time of year in particular with the cold temps, go steady because the plastic clips can break pretty easily (readily available if they do break however)
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Old 27-11-2019, 12:56 PM
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Looks like everyone wants you to remove your door card Mike except me
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Old 27-11-2019, 01:04 PM
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Looks like everyone wants you to remove your door card Mike except me
I had no choice... unfortunately the can of paint I have wasn't able to get the adjustment on my passenger door mirror working again - I'll never buy paint from Halfords again
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Old 27-11-2019, 10:42 PM
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I removed both my door cards in about 10mins yesterday using this guide.

https://www.zroadster.net/forum/viewtopic.php?t=11887

I did my grills a couple of years back, made such a difference.
Ah, that’s my ‘How to’ from when I had the roadster
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Old 03-12-2019, 09:30 PM
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I've gone with the majority - cards popped off relatively easily


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