Corvette 2005-2008

Instrument Panel

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Removal & Installation




NOTE
Note the location and routing of the instrument panel wiring harness prior to removal of the instrument panel assembly in order to ensure proper reinstallation.

  1. Disable the SIR system.
  2.  
  3. Remove the defroster grille.
  4.  
  5. Remove the steering wheel.
  6.  
  7. Remove the instrument panel accessory trim plate.
    1. Lower the steering column to its lowest position.
    2.  
    3. Pull outward on the lower edge of the trim panel in order to release the lower clips.
    4.  
    5. Disconnect the electrical connections.
    6.  

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  9. Remove the instrument panel cluster.
  10.  
  11. Remove the right console trim panel.
  12.  
  13. Remove the radio assembly.
  14.  
  15. Remove the instrument panel driver knee bolster assembly.
  16.  
  17. Remove the automatic transmission control.
  18.  
  19. With the aid of an assistant, lift the instrument panel assembly up and off of the upper and lower tie bars and over the steering column.
  20.  
  21. Remove the instrument panel assembly from the vehicle.
    NOTE
    When replacing the instrument panel assembly, transfer all necessary components.

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To install:

  1. Install the instrument panel assembly in the vehicle.
  2.  
  3. With the aid of an assistant, lift the instrument panel assembly up and over the upper and lower tie bars and over the steering column.
  4.  
  5. Install the automatic transmission control.
  6.  
  7. Install the instrument panel driver knee bolster assembly.
  8.  
  9. Install the radio assembly.
  10.  
  11. Install the right console trim panel.
  12.  
  13. Install the instrument panel cluster.
  14.  
  15. Install the instrument panel accessory trim plate.
    1. Connect the electrical connections.
    2.  

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  17. Install the steering wheel.
  18.  
  19. Install the defroster grille.
  20.  
  21. Enable the SIR system.
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