Wait at least three minutes before unplugging the connectors or removing other electrical equipment. Carefully pry at the top edge. Take three small tie straps from the kit and secure the cable at the A-pillar as illustrated. J8504575 Use a weatherstrip tool and pry up one corner of the sill trim panel so that the two clips on the short side release. Use a weatherstrip tool and pry up one corner of the sill trim panel so that the two clips in that end release.
Route the cable along the existing cable harnesses in the cargo compartment. The panel is secured by three clips. Connect the cable harness to the amplifier as follows: Connector 1 which is disconnected from the amplifier is connected to the female connector 2 on the cable harness. Remove the 5 x screws from the opening. Take the mute relay, two foam tape pieces and cable harness A from the kit.
Pull the panel upwards so that the four clips on the inside release. Cut one piece of the foam tape in half. J8504639 Disconnect the rear connector 1 on the amplifier. Reinstall the amplifier and tighten it with the screws. Reinstall: the two screws at the front edge of the tunnel console.
Do this on both sides. Secure the cable on the heater unit using the pieces of tape. This releases the lower panel on the B-pillar. Bend in the bracket at each end. Disconnect the connector and connect both connectors from the new cable harness. It is secured by hidden clips, 2 pcs.
Applies to cars with external amplifier Remove cable harness B from the kit. Pull off the panel from the A-pillar. Do this on both sides. Put the display to one side. The microphone must be pointing towards the driver. Note the color marking on the cable for the right-hand connector.
Lift the panel upwards and inwards in the vehicle. Hint Grip with both hands and pull. Use a solution of 25% isopropanol and 75% water, as well as a lint free cloth. The pre-routed connector is already connected on certain versions. J8504553 Remove the upper floor support on the left and right-hand sides if applicable. J8504534 Detach the hand brake panel by pulling it carefully sideways. Use a plastic weatherstrip tool.
These installation instructions apply to left-hand drive vehicles. Connect the gray connector 2 in the new cable harness to the gray connector 3 which was detached from the media player. Connector 3 on the cable harness is connected to the amplifier. Carefully pry off the lower panel on the C-post on the right-hand side. Use a cable tie to fasten the cable at the mark at the existing connector. Protect hand brake and gear lever when removing and installing the tunnel console. Pull off the A-pillar panel at the upper edge and then straight upwards to remove.
This must be carried out on the left-hand side on right-hand drive vehicles. Stop level with the lower edge of the display opening. Connect cable harness A to the cable from the control module. Press the button with the red handset symbol. Refit the sun visor mountings.
Align and secure the control panel on the dashboard. Pull off the vent to the right and place to one side. First pry it off at the front edge using a weatherstrip tool and then unhook it at the rear edge. Read through the whole installation instruction before starting the work. Make sure that it does not obstruct adjustment of the rear view mirror. Pull the glovebox straight back in the vehicle in order to release the hidden clips, 2 pcs, in the top edge.