[V8] US Headlamps assembly: side marker cover re-gluing suggestions

Ingo Rautenberg i.rautenberg at waratap.com
Thu May 12 12:42:51 EDT 2005

Re-gluing?  The side marker lens (next to headlight) is attached to the
headlight frame with a screw from the back.  So you're saying he broke off
the black retaining part of the headlight frame?

Can't help you with the driveshaft or CV joint.


----- Original Message ----- 
From: <robert.a.dupree at jpmorgan.com>
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Sent: Thursday, May 12, 2005 11:55 AM
Subject: [V8] US Headlamps assembly: side marker cover re-gluing suggestions

> I loaned the V8 to the house-mate since he needed a change from his
> 4Runner and I was out of town anyway.
> He's a long time typ-44 owner, but somehow managed to actually tear the
> side-marker lense clean off the right side headlamp.
> Strange, but he called it a "crack in the lense".  I interpret the lense
> removed from the car and pieces missing as "broken"...  Isn't English fun!
> Not a big deal at all and I have a used replacement, but what is
> everyone's suggestion for re-gluing?
> It doesn't appear to be a clip-on sort of deal.
> Also, I need to buy: used main driveshaft, or front CV on main driveshaft.
>  Anyone got laying around?
> Tony Hoffmann - I'm back in town and will get the IC out tomorrow Friday
> if possible.
> Robert A. Dupree
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