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Old 09-21-2011, 12:04 PM   #1
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Can any of you guys direct me to link for the sun visor removal and replacement? I know its here somewhere, I just cant find it.

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Old 09-21-2011, 12:10 PM   #2
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Tips section has it all!
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Sunshade Replacement
Removal Procedure
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1.Tilt the sunshade down toward the windshield.
2.Insert a flat head screwdriver blade into the slot in the sunshade inner bezel.
3.Using the screwdriver against the elbow of the sunshade arm for leverage pull down on the sunshade arm while rotating the sunshade outboard until the sunshade stops. (the first tab disengages).
4.Push up on the sunshade and continue rotating the sunshade outboard until the sunshade with the inner bezel disengages from the mounting bezel.
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5.Disconnect the electrical connector.
6.Remove the sunshade.
7.Disassemble as necessary.
If removing the mounting bezel, pull the bezel from the garnish molding with your fingers.
If replacing the inner bezel, remove the bezel from the sunshade shaft and press the new bezel onto the shaft.

Installation Procedure
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1.Route the harness through the mounting bezel.
2.Insert the mounting bezel into the garnish molding engaging the snap fingers.
3.Connect the harness to the sunshade electrical connector.
4.Push the connector up through the bezel and through the hole in the garnish molding.
5.Position the sunshade approximately midway between the windshield and the side of the vehicle.
6.Insert the rod with inner bezel firmly attached fully into the mounting bezel.
7.Rotate the sunshade toward the centerline of the vehicle until the sunshade locks in place.
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thanks guys, I found them....
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Any threads on how to remove & replace the mirror on the visor? The bottom of the mirror doesn't seem to want to disengage
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Any threads on how to remove & replace the mirror on the visor? The bottom of the mirror doesn't seem to want to disengage
Resurrecting an old thread.........noticed the right side bulb on the right side visors mirror was burnt out...can just the mirror portion be removed
or does the whole damn thing have to come down to be taken apart ?
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Just gently pry out the plastic lens and you can get to the bulb.
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Just gently pry out the plastic lens and you can get to the bulb.
Thank you Sir.........That was easy
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Sunshade Replacement
Removal Procedure

1.Tilt the sunshade down toward the windshield.
2.Insert a flat head screwdriver blade into the slot in the sunshade inner bezel.
3.Using the screwdriver against the elbow of the sunshade arm for leverage pull down on the sunshade arm while rotating the sunshade outboard until the sunshade stops. (the first tab disengages).
4.Push up on the sunshade and continue rotating the sunshade outboard until the sunshade with the inner bezel disengages from the mounting bezel.

5.Disconnect the electrical connector.
6.Remove the sunshade.
7.Disassemble as necessary.
If removing the mounting bezel, pull the bezel from the garnish molding with your fingers.
If replacing the inner bezel, remove the bezel from the sunshade shaft and press the new bezel onto the shaft.

Installation Procedure

1.Route the harness through the mounting bezel.
2.Insert the mounting bezel into the garnish molding engaging the snap fingers.
3.Connect the harness to the sunshade electrical connector.
4.Push the connector up through the bezel and through the hole in the garnish molding.
5.Position the sunshade approximately midway between the windshield and the side of the vehicle.
6.Insert the rod with inner bezel firmly attached fully into the mounting bezel.
7.Rotate the sunshade toward the centerline of the vehicle until the sunshade locks in place.
Hi. I'm writing to say I learned a lot today. Finding this thread took me right into daylight.
Searching for 02 C5 sun visor removal replacement assistance I found an excellent U tube video on removal. This thread is one for the books like most I've used.
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Could you please post the link?
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Hey gang. I deleted the sun visors on my Trans Am and there were metal/billetdelete pieces that you could buy and screw into place so that there wasnt a big hole in your headliner. Is there anything like that for C5s? I want to take off my visors but I dont want big holes in the corners where they used to be.
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