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Re: Getting out the goldarn radio
>The first time I do car stuff it seems to be so difficult even with
>instructions. Dave gave me some very clear instructions as to get out
>original radio on our 86 5ks. It does not want to budge. I don't
>break any plastic parts. It should come our easier. Dave suggested to
>pair of 6" coat hanger pieces into a "U" shape, put into the holes on
>side of face plate , and then with pressure outward, grasp the radio
>the cassette door and yank firmly. I have tried various version of
>no success. Am I missing something.
>David with dead radio
There is also an 8mm nut and washer in the rear, attaced to a stud on
the radio that can be loosened after removal of the passengers parcel
shelf. It' a tight fit-I hope you have small hands!
When I replaced mine, I left this nut off-haven't had a problem since.