Peugeot 205 Manual
Door trim panel - removal and refittingBodywork and fittings / Door trim panel - removal and refitting
1 If electric windows are fitted, disconnect the battery negative lead.
2 Remove the two screws and withdraw the armrest (see illustration).
11.2 Removing the armrest
3 Remove the screws and withdraw the side pocket (see illustration).
11.3 Removing the side pocket
4 On models with manually operated windows, fully close the window, note the position of the window regulator handle, then pull the handle from the spindle (see illustration).
11.4 Removing the window regulator handle
5 Prise out the interior door handle surround (see illustration).
11.5 Removing the interior door handle surround
6 Using a wide-bladed screwdriver, or similar tool, prise the trim panel from the door - working progressively from the bottom upwards and inserting the screwdriver adjacent to each clip. Where applicable, disconnect the electric window switch wiring and door speaker wiring as the panel is withdrawn, on models so equipped.
7 The procedure is as given for the front doors, but there are slight trim differences.
8 Refitting the front and rear door panels is a reversal of removal, but first make sure that the clips are correctly located in the panel.