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      01-19-2013, 05:37 PM   #1
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OBD Port Cover Removal

I searched for information on this but came up empty. I apologize if this is redundant.

I'd like to plug a scan gauge into the OBD port to see if I can pull up ECT and EOT temperatures.

How do I remove the OBD port cover without breaking it?

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      01-19-2013, 06:01 PM   #2
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just pull with ur nail on the lil opening on the side and dknt worry it wont brake
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      01-19-2013, 06:05 PM   #3
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grim335: Pull straight back - toward the seat? I have put a lot of pressure on it and just keeps hanging on.

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      01-20-2013, 01:58 AM   #4
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grim335: Pull straight back - toward the seat? I have put a lot of pressure on it and just keeps hanging on.

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Just pull it hard. If the cover breaks, is costs something like $2 at the stealer
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      01-20-2013, 05:30 AM   #5
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Probably whoever refitted it before you did not align the 2 tabs up and jammed it in. As above just pull hard and should come off
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