I pulled the entire dash out and that made it a lot easier. The extra time it took to do it was worth it to not have to fight and cuss trying to get the core out.

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isn't this the only way to do it? thats how i did mine. not too bad, just time consuming. gear wrenches are your friend, especially the flex head ones.

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