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Old 04-12-2019, 08:59 AM   #1
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These dash lites were getting abit---upsetting.So I called -"Rock Auto"for 7 new ones.I was trying to solder new tips on new wires.for the old bulb holders-P.I.A-- and getting bad deal from Rock Auto on returning them.The picture shows the final fix. I was headed to the P.O. to get return -tracking #;I looked at my sitiuation; as It popped into my head. Why not try a new wire, I got 6 of them..I slipped an old wire out, and a slipped "new socket wire" into the stock steel 55 bulb holders. Now i can pitch the plastic "junk"sockets that Rock Auto sent me. I save shipping arguing with- Rock Auto----A trip to P.O.reboxing up the return sockets.Its not a big deal but i know someone else will get a benefit from my experience .thanks for looking. bob s

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