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Old 03-22-2004, 09:43 PM   #1
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Question conv top red plastic ballsocket

am getting rear window fixed and found red ball socket on driver side broke. is there a replacement piece that is stronger? i have looked at pelican/others with no luck. i was sure at 1 time last year I saw an alum replacement? any help greatly appreciated.

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Old 03-23-2004, 01:30 AM   #2
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The joint is now made out of white plastic. There is an aftermarket metal joint. Jeff
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Old 03-23-2004, 06:14 AM   #3
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Does anyone know the best way to get them off without bending the arm
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Old 03-23-2004, 09:28 AM   #4
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I use a door panel removal tool - just because I happen to have one. You can also use the pry bar in the tool kit. Your owners manual shows how to do it.

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Old 03-27-2004, 07:19 PM   #5
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thankyou toolpants,automon I have done a little more exploring It kind of sounds like plastic might be the way to go heard horror story about nuked parts due to ball socket not giving. thank you so much for all the pictires and info. MCD
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