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Tool for remote mirror bezel nut - 68/69 AMX & Jav

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    Posted: Feb/19/2017 at 12:14pm
How many remote bezels have you seen scratched up because someone used needle nose pliers to try and remove it?

I used a cheap PVC fitting to make a tool that will effectively remove/replace the nut without damaging the bezel or the nut. 

I used the nut to mark where the tabs needed to go and used my dremel to shave the plastic down. 






Edited by AMX09652 - Sep/02/2017 at 8:22pm


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Great idea!
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Very clever! And this "Thinking Outside the Box" tool comes with a part number.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote garweb3 Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: Feb/19/2017 at 4:03pm
That bezel looks like the one on my Javelin.I'm going to have to make a tool like yours.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote AMXRWB Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: Feb/20/2017 at 12:04pm
I have a few of those bezels new nos out of the package and they for some reason have scratches in the same area.
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