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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 04-08-2007, 01:10 PM Thread Starter
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Replacement for door panel corner grommet

For later Spiders, the grommet in the upper rear corner of the door that the door panel pin goes into is NLA. I tried a bunch of fasteners and found a cheap replacement.

It's a #8 screw size nylon nut. Most auto parts stores have this exact "Body-Tite" product in the fasteners section. Just mount it in a vise and drill out the opening to juuuust the size of the pin on the door panel (I used a 7/32" bit). Seems to work like a charm.
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post #2 of 4 (permalink) Old 04-08-2007, 07:07 PM
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Thank you for the info!

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Thanks so much, I really appreciate your response!!
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Thanks I'll be trying that tomorrow.
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