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by [email protected]
Wed Aug 07, 2019 12:10 pm
Forum: Interior & Electronics
Topic: Storage compartment top middle of dash
Replies: 13
Views: 1346

Re: Storage compartment top middle of dash

Thank you all for your input. We were able to get it open without breaking anything so I appreciate it very much! Just pried under the lid to expose the metal latch it hooks to and unlocked it. My kids had crammed some jewelry in it and that is what had it jammed/also broke the hinges on the button ...
by [email protected]
Tue Aug 06, 2019 1:00 pm
Forum: Interior & Electronics
Topic: Storage compartment top middle of dash
Replies: 13
Views: 1346

Re: Storage compartment top middle of dash

Yeah I pried under the edge furthest from the windshield, as it hinges from the edge closest to the windshield. Very little force is required to pry it, the lid hardly weighs anything. In my case I had to hold down the button while starting to pry the lid up in order to get it to move, once it rele...
by [email protected]
Tue Aug 06, 2019 12:23 pm
Forum: Interior & Electronics
Topic: Storage compartment top middle of dash
Replies: 13
Views: 1346

Re: Storage compartment top middle of dash

In my case the button itself wasn't broken; the hinges were. I was able to press the button down, and then use a knife blade to pry the lid up. It wasn't elegant but it worked well enough to get it out and replace it. Not sure if that will help if the button itself is broken; I've never seen that b...
by [email protected]
Tue Aug 06, 2019 12:10 pm
Forum: Interior & Electronics
Topic: Storage compartment top middle of dash
Replies: 13
Views: 1346

Re: Storage compartment top middle of dash

Yes it is the hinges for the button that are (two of the four). Where did you place the knife to pry it open? directly under the button itself? Sorry for my stupid questions.
by [email protected]
Tue Aug 06, 2019 11:27 am
Forum: Interior & Electronics
Topic: Storage compartment top middle of dash
Replies: 13
Views: 1346

Re: Storage compartment top middle of dash

How did you get the compartment opened if the button broke? Mine is broke but I can't figure out how to get it opened now.