Skip the auto shop - Our mechanics make house calls

Q: Dash pad curled up

asked by on

The dash pad is curled up from the bottom, near the windshield.

A: Once plastic warps like you described, ther...

Once plastic warps like you described, there is not much you can do. You can have an interior specialist look at it, maybe they can repair it. The only other way would be to replace the dashpad.

Was this answer helpful?

Need advice from certified mechanic? Get help now!

Over 1000 mechanics are ready to answer your question.
The statements expressed above are only for informational purposes and should be independently verified. Please see our terms of service for more details

Ask a Mechanic
(100% Free)

Have a car question? Get free advice from our top-rated mechanics.

Ask A Mechanic
Over 10,000 questions answered!

Get an instant quote for your car

Our certified mechanics come to you ・Backed by 12-month, 12,000-mile guarantee・Fair and transparent pricing

Get a quote

What others are asking

Q: Overheats and blows cold air when heater is on

Hello. From what you are describing it would appear to me that you may be having cooling system issues, or are running low on coolant. Low coolant can cause the engine to overheat, and if the level falls low enough...

Q: Cracked radiator

Hi. If you search the web, you'll find a lot of ways to "seal a radiator" using everything from stop leak to an egg. All of these are bad ideas as they can contaminate and damage the rest of the...

Q: Why do my dashboard lights come on with the key out of the ignition on my 2013 Ford F-150

Hello. If the lights are coming on when the key is out of the ignition then most of the time the issue is with the ignition switch. If the switch is not turning all of the way off then this...

Related articles

How Long Does a Distributor O Ring Last?
The distributor is part of the ignition system in your vehicle and its purpose is to route high voltage from the ignition coil to the spark plug. The spark plug then...
P2428 OBD-II Trouble Code: Exhaust Gas Temperature Too High Bank 1
P2428 code definition A P2428 trouble code signifies that the PCM has detected a problem in the exhaust gas temperature sensor circuit in bank 1, which subsequently contains the number one...
P2103 OBD-II Trouble Code: Throttle Actuator Control Motor Circuit High
P2103 means there is a fault with the throttle actuator control motor circuit, likely due to a defective electrical component or part.