Drooping Sun Visor

Kneale Brownson kneale at coslink.net
Thu Dec 15 14:51:29 EST 2005

Could you shim the metal "U" on its inside with something to increase
pressure and grip?

At 08:58 AM 12/15/2005 -0800, Bernie Benz wrote:
>Hi Eric,
>I took mine apart, the visor just pulls off the shaft, to see how the detent
>worked.  There are 2 flats on the plastic shaft covering that engage a U
>shaped leaf spring that is molded into the visor.  One would need to
>increase the pressure, possably by flattening the U to bring its two legs
>closer together.  I haven't done so as yet, not wanting to risk destroying
>the visor.  Do you still have your old one, driver's side?
>The older 5K visors had a longer flatted steel shaft which at one time I
>fixed with a screw and speed nut thru the visor to increase the clamping
>pressure.  Not so easy on the 200.

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