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Old 01-03-2013, 07:59 PM
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Mein Auto: E23;E30;E38;E32;E34 +
The 'lense' is a whole lamp unit. The only problem in fully undoing the clamp is that a part will fall off and have to be found and part screwed back B 4 you refit the new unit. Are you pressing down too hard on the screwdriver handle? You may have stripped a thread in plastic. Try turning with the lightest possible downward force possible. Tip for young players: When refitting a self tapping screw into plastic part turn the screw backwards first to feel where the existing thread starts. Try not to start a new thread as you will run out of plastic as the hole increases in size as plastic is cut away by the screw.
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