Need Help Removing Interior Trim On Mini R56 - MINI Cooper Forum
Go Back   MINI Cooper Forum > MINI Technical Forums > MINI Interior & ICE > First Generation Interior & Ice


First Generation Interior & Ice
Find Sponsor products associated with this forum
First generation MINI interior 2001 - 2006

Mini2.com is the premier Mini Cooper Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
Reply
Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Mini HQ - Terrible ethics for the customer. jobforacowgirl Dealership Feedback 11 May 22nd, 2014 05:36 AM
New 14 plate Mini Cooper SD Coupe Nightmare Kickboxkel Welcome New Members 6 May 21st, 2014 10:06 AM
Brands Hatch Mini Festival 22/23 June 2013 mab01uk Mini Events 20 Jun 23rd, 2013 10:03 PM
Brooklands Mini Day Sunday, March 24, 2013 mab01uk Mini Events 11 Apr 5th, 2013 06:11 PM
Mini Australia service chilld Dealership Feedback 4 Sep 4th, 2012 05:29 AM

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Rate Thread
  #1 (permalink)  
Old Jul 26th, 2014, 03:51 PM
MINI2 Newbie
Offline
 
Join Date: Jul 2014
Posts: 1
Local Time: 05:02 AM
United Kingdom
Need Help Removing Interior Trim On Mini R56

Was wondering if anyone could give me a guide on how to remove these pieces of door trim without causing damaged as I tried the other day but I kept thinking I was going to snap it, any help would be appreciated.

Thanks.
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	tmp_IMG_20140726_0329471704596979.jpg
Views:	48
Size:	46.9 KB
ID:	177194   Click image for larger version

Name:	tmp_IMG_20140726_0328471582102128.jpg
Views:	36
Size:	40.5 KB
ID:	177202   Click image for larger version

Name:	tmp_IMG_20140726_032915-2135187709.jpg
Views:	33
Size:	51.3 KB
ID:	177210  
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
  #2 (permalink)  
Old Aug 1st, 2014, 04:37 PM
SteveM3's Avatar
MINI2 Master
Offline
 
Join Date: Dec 2002
Location: Malmesbury, Wilts
Posts: 2,122
Local Time: 04:02 AM
England Male View SteveM3's Spice Orange & Body Color 2nd Gen MINI Cooper S Profile
The trim in the first picture is part of the door trim so it all needs to come off. There is a pin at the bottom of the handle trim, that comes out first then handle trim. Then use plastic prying tools to pull out the bottom of the door trim at the right on your picture. Once you have got it started you can get your hand in and pull it out bit by bit like undoing a zip. The centre of the door and mid speaker stay in place so you are working around that in horse shoe shaped order. For the dash trim again you will need plastic prying tools and lever it out, a trim tool you can get slightly behind it is best. You can try other tools wrapped in tape but when plastic prying tools are so cheap why risk you pride and joy.

Some people are like a Slinky ........ not really good for anything, but you still can't help
but smile when you shove them down the stairs
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Mini HQ - Terrible ethics for the customer. jobforacowgirl Dealership Feedback 11 May 22nd, 2014 05:36 AM
New 14 plate Mini Cooper SD Coupe Nightmare Kickboxkel Welcome New Members 6 May 21st, 2014 10:06 AM
Brands Hatch Mini Festival 22/23 June 2013 mab01uk Mini Events 20 Jun 23rd, 2013 10:03 PM
Brooklands Mini Day Sunday, March 24, 2013 mab01uk Mini Events 11 Apr 5th, 2013 06:11 PM
Mini Australia service chilld Dealership Feedback 4 Sep 4th, 2012 05:29 AM

» Recent Threads
F56 how to get constant power from passenger side fuse box
Today 12:18 AM
Last post by skylight555
Today 12:18 AM
0 Replies, 63 Views
IMPORTANT. Have you had a power steering pump failure? Please vote YES or NO!!!
Jan 22nd, 2004 11:45 AM
by waynef
Last post by jowev
Yesterday 10:28 PM
1,112 Replies, 337,632 Views
2015 Countryman
Yesterday 09:15 PM
Last post by Canadianboy95
Yesterday 09:15 PM
0 Replies, 87 Views
What type of person drives a MCS
Oct 27th, 2006 02:14 PM
by popey
Last post by drmdtsap
Yesterday 08:38 PM
81 Replies, 4,160 Views
Issue with mini 2005 convertible roof
Oct 29th, 2014 03:16 PM
by boppu
Last post by Mid Life Mini
Yesterday 07:49 PM
4 Replies, 358 Views
bolt on bhp
Yesterday 04:08 PM
Last post by The Nun
Yesterday 06:03 PM
2 Replies, 165 Views
Fitting a Bugaboo in a Mini Cooper 2011
Yesterday 02:37 PM
Last post by nidawaseem
Yesterday 02:37 PM
0 Replies, 144 Views
New comer with some questions..
Oct 29th, 2014 01:31 AM
by mcoop
Last post by davidscott
Yesterday 11:47 AM
3 Replies, 389 Views
H7r vs factory xenon
Yesterday 10:59 AM
by Nickgo
Last post by Nickgo
Yesterday 10:59 AM
0 Replies, 137 Views
Central locking problem Locks then unlocks straight away
Oct 29th, 2014 02:45 PM
by Skitos
Last post by heathwebbo
Yesterday 07:12 AM
2 Replies, 260 Views
No power under 4000 rpm and hard start
Oct 29th, 2014 10:39 PM
Last post by burnstar
Yesterday 06:59 AM
1 Replies, 254 Views
Winter Tire Recommendation
Oct 29th, 2014 12:21 AM
by Jason04
Last post by cristo
Oct 29th, 2014 07:58 PM
1 Replies, 391 Views
loss of radio reception
Oct 28th, 2014 07:00 PM
by k3fus
Last post by k3fus
Oct 29th, 2014 07:43 PM
2 Replies, 383 Views
How do you actually know if you have heated wing mirrors?
Oct 14th, 2014 12:32 PM
Last post by mj2k
Oct 29th, 2014 07:39 PM
6 Replies, 763 Views
Programming guide
Oct 29th, 2014 06:42 PM
Last post by Wheelnut3104
Oct 29th, 2014 06:42 PM
0 Replies, 238 Views
Best private / personalized plate?
Aug 14th, 2002 08:22 AM
Last post by french01
Oct 29th, 2014 05:34 PM
1,259 Replies, 91,654 Views
Things I've bought ,added or stolen
Oct 29th, 2014 04:03 PM
by sirron
Last post by The Nun
Oct 29th, 2014 04:17 PM
1 Replies, 248 Views
Engine Coolant Circulating?
Oct 28th, 2014 06:48 PM
by sp8600
Last post by sp8600
Oct 29th, 2014 11:57 AM
2 Replies, 374 Views
Times, they are a changing, or not.
Oct 29th, 2014 10:21 AM
Last post by The Nun
Oct 29th, 2014 11:06 AM
1 Replies, 246 Views
Times, they are a changing, or not.
Oct 29th, 2014 11:02 AM
Last post by kippax_ffl
Oct 29th, 2014 11:02 AM
0 Replies, 198 Views
» Premium
» Auto Insurance
Wheel & Tire Center

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.1

All times are GMT. The time now is 04:02 AM.



Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
SEO by vBSEO 3.3.2