Originally Posted by elp_jc
Am going to try removing that myself as well, since the annoying rattle I have seems to be coming from that area. Hopefully I can quiet it down from there. Time to put my plastic prying tools to good use
Just pry it off evenly on both sides and it comes off easily. There will be a small wire connector that you will have to disconnect if you plan to move the removed piece away from the console.