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Guide on how to replace the window switch and the side mirror adjust switch on a Kia Forte 2018+.

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What you will need

Procedure

  1. Remove the door panel. If you need help with this step, follow these procedures for removing the door panel.

     

  2. Locate the window switch and the side mirror adjust the switch on the back of the door panel.The Side Mirror Adjust Switch and the Window Switch of the Kia Forte.

     

  3. Detach the tabs holding the window switch. Use a flat screwdriver to pull the tabs out from the window switch. The tabs holding the window switch.

     

    Detaching the tabs holding the window switch.
  4. Press on the three push tabs on the window switch and pull the window switch out of the door panel.The push tabs holding the window switch.

     

    Pressing the push tabs and pulling the window switch out.
  5. To install the new window switch, line it up into the door panel and press it in until it snaps into place.Installing the new window switch of the Kia Forte.

     

  6. Detach the tabs holding the side mirror adjust switch by using a flat screwdriver to pull the tabs out.The tabs holding the side mirror switch.

     

    Detaching the tabs holding the side mirror adjust switch.
  7. Press on the two push tabs on the side mirror adjust switch and pull it out to remove it.The push tabs holding the side mirror adjust switch.

     

    Pressing the tabs and pulling the side mirror adjust switch out.
  8. To install the new side mirror adjust switch, line it up into the door panel and press it in until it snaps into position.Installing the new side mirror adjust switch of the Kia Forte.

     

  9. Reinstall the door panel. If you need help with this step, follow these procedures for installing the door panel.