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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 09-16-2015, 04:17 PM Thread Starter
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Headliner removal plastic things.

Hello. On a headliner removal from a 1996 Impala SS there are two(2) push/snap in gray plastic things. What’s the best way to remove these without breaking them or damaging the headliner. Thanks, Norm.

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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 09-16-2015, 06:39 PM
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I used the tool that is in the top of the picture in this link.....


....to get underneath of the gray push pins and just pulled down to remove them from the roof being careful not to dig into the headliner material/foam.

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2nd for the silver aluminum tool mentioned. Great for all those interior panel fasteners.


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