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Old 08-25-2002, 01:41 AM
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On the quick fix would be to deform the ball until it's snug in the socket again. A crude method would be to use a pair of vice-grips to crush/score the ball. Or maybe a drift or punch...but you'd need to find something to place on the other side of the ball to transmit the impact to the ball.

I think this would be a temporary fix as the socket will wear out as the mirror is moved/adjusted...and it'll wear out faster than before.

Maybe the best solution is to find a used one?
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