Originally Posted by sting808
The compartment storage lid cover. It impedes the removal of the top console shell at the rear. Once off, the console shell can be easily lifted from the rear, then back slightly for removal. I'm trying not to scratch where the console and dash meets.
Are you talking about the arm rest? I didn't have to remove that when I did mine and I didn't want to scratch anything either, but it is understandable and another precautionary measure if you did so.