Jump to content

Server Lease Renewal/Software Licenses

Our yearly server lease, software licenses, as well as hardware operating costs, ARE due Dec 6th, 2021. Our current donations have fallen far short of the funds we need to renew. Please remember the RennTech.org community is Member supported so please consider a donation to help...  THANK YOU!

Welcome to RennTech.org Community, Guest

There are many great features available to you once you register at RennTech.org
You are free to view posts here, but you must log in to reply to existing posts, or to start your own new topic. Like most online communities, there are costs involved to maintain a site like this - so we encourage our members to donate. All donations go to the costs operating and maintaining this site. We prefer that guests take part in our community and we offer a lot in return to those willing to join our corner of the Porsche world. This site is 99 percent member supported (less than 1 percent comes from advertising) - so please consider an annual donation to keep this site running.

Here are some of the features available - once you register at RennTech.org

  • View Classified Ads
  • DIY Tutorials
  • Porsche TSB Listings (limited)
  • VIN Decoder
  • Special Offers
  • OBD II P-Codes
  • Paint Codes
  • Registry
  • Videos System
  • View Reviews
  • and get rid of this welcome message

It takes just a few minutes to register, and it's FREE

Contributing Members also get these additional benefits:
(you become a Contributing Member by donating money to the operation of this site)

  • No ads - advertisements are removed
  • Access the Contributors Only Forum
  • Contributing Members Only Downloads
  • Send attachments with PMs
  • All image/file storage limits are substantially increased for all Contributing Members
  • Option Codes Lookup
  • VIN Option Lookups (limited)

Removing the dash around steering wheel


Recommended Posts

2000 Carrera 4 Cabriolet

Does anyone know how to remove the dashboard around the steering wheel? More specifically, I need to get to the part immediately below the steering column. I've located a rattle there, but there is not enough clearance under the dash to either view or repair the part making the noise.

The part making the rattle is a flat metal sheet immediately under the steering column. It's about 14 inches across and maybe 9 inches wide and is mounted at the same sloping angle of the steering column. It appears to be about 1/4" thick and I believe it's rattling with itself and not rubbing on another part. It sounds like it might sound if you left your metal toolbox lid unlocked in the floorboard, and it just makes noise because it's not latched down.

I tried shooting pictures, but it's impossible to see from the driver's side footwell. Maybe someone knows what this part is for--I can't find it on any of the parts diagrams or catalogs.

The next thing to try is taking off the dash pieces and looking at it from there. Is there a how-to somewhere on how to do this?

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

×
×
  • Create New...

Important Information

We have placed cookies on your device to help make this website better. You can adjust your cookie settings, otherwise we'll assume you're okay to continue.