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    Cool Need some help

    Hey Guys dont know if this has been asked sorry if it has, but any one know how to remove the trim bits on the side of the Vectra's as i wanna wrap them ? the bit in yellow cheers guys 1594.jpg

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    Vehicle : Insignia Tourer

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    Central door pillars, wind the window down, pull the rubber out of the recess (the one the window sits in) and there's three torx screws behind it, undo them, remove the silver strip along the top of the door (under the window) and remove the pillar covers.

    Fronts, remove the tweeter housing assembly on the front doors, three screws and a wiring plug behind that and the whole mirror assembly comes off in one.

    Rears I think are behind a triangular trim piece in the back doors, but mines an estate so not sure on those, I've done a couple of sets for other people but it was a while back now, someone else will confirm for you.
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    Vehicle : Vectra c SRI Facelift

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    Ive got a faclelift vec and mine cant be taken off,they have tac welds intead of screws

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    Vehicle : Vauxhall vectra

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    Quote Originally Posted by justin32 View Post
    Ive got a faclelift vec and mine cant be taken off,they have tac welds intead of screws
    Hi mate just checked mine and they have torx screws. Have you taken the rubber bit right out.
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    Vehicle : Vauxhall vectra

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    Vehicle : Vauxhall vectra

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    Want mine carbon fibre

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    Vehicle : Vectra c SRI Facelift

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    Ill post upsome pics ive taken of mine now.........................

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    Vehicle : Vectra c SRI Facelift

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    Thats not the rubber i peeled back,i peeled back the other side of the pillar and was greated with this

    pillar.jpg

    The pillar looks like its pinched onto the door and inbetween small tack welds

    I maybe wrong but cant see how it would come off even with the torxs undone as it looks like its perminatly fixed on the other side?

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    Quote Originally Posted by justin32 View Post
    Thats not the rubber i peeled back,i peeled back the other side of the pillar and was greated with this

    pillar.jpg

    The pillar looks like its pinched onto the door and inbetween small tack welds

    I maybe wrong but cant see how it would come off even with the torxs undone as it looks like its perminatly fixed on the other side?
    The top one just looks like its been pinched on

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    Vehicle : Vectra c SRI Facelift

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    are yours the same then?

    Ive got the carbon ready and waiting to wrap but dont want to stuff up the pillars and damage them

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