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Old 09-16-2012, 01:18 AM   #1
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Rear glass window defroster fell off

On my 2003 Boxster S, there are 2 attachments to the glass, one on each side. One side fell off. What can I use to reapply the defroster to the window.

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Old 09-16-2012, 08:05 AM   #2
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I had the same problem and found an adhesive made just for this purpose at a chain auto parts store. It held just fine, but the defroster does not seem to work. I have not tried checking the wiring back to the switch yet to see if the failure is elsewhere.
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Old 09-16-2012, 11:14 AM   #3
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Autozone has a copper based solution that is designed to repair broken defroster lines and restore connectivity. Cost was only about 6 bucks.
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Old 09-18-2012, 05:37 AM   #4
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solder. unless the ribbon came off too, then replace the glass or try the copper based stuff Eric G is talking about
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Old 09-19-2012, 06:40 AM   #5
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I used the tab repair kit off here when mine broke:

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It's a silver based epoxy, works really well.

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