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    This has been asked recently but was still not sure so as they say a picture means a thousand words,need to remove this plastic trim from passenger seat runner but this round plastic nut like creature will not allow it,it appears to be very solid won't turn won't pop out don't want to be too enthusiastic in case i break something,any advice greatly appreciated cheers.
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    Dont you just push the centre thru and it should pull out.

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    watching this like a hawk as i have to do this tonight hahaha have you tryed twisted the top and poping it off like people have said ?

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    They're plastic nuts, they just spin off the metal thread like a normal nut would.
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    no without a fight what did you use ian so grips or something

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    Thanks Ian,have tried that but it seems very tight had a screw driver in one of the notches and tapped it with a hammer no joy,will try it again with a bit more effort because looking at it what you say seems spot on and you've probably taken them off yours in the past anyway cheers.

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    Let me know what breaks on yours tonight Ant then i'll know where and when to be careful,lol

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    hahha thanks for the its annoying me how it just wont come of

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    hammer and screwdriver works a treat just got mine of them

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    Had to use pliers on one, but the others twisted off with my fingers.
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