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Old 09-30-2009, 11:08 PM
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I cant tell you how much I love my truck. It is just the fact the both my oh shoot handles have broken off. They are just crappy little plastic attachments. Anyone else having them break off. Heck my wife broke the passanger side off and she is tiny. How do I fix this. I dont want to just buy new ones cause I can see this happening all the time. you would think they would be attached a little better. Any how thanks in advance. Cummins rocks.
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Old 09-30-2009, 11:34 PM
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I've never really heard of that happening! I honestly don't know what to tell ya. Were they screwed into the pillar? Or along the roof? Were they even screwed in? Lol
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Can't say I've ever heard of that happening. It would probably be easier if you started driving better... then the wife wouldn't need the Oh S*** handles But i hink it would be easier to buy new ones and make sure the bolt holes aren't stripped. if they are, throw some teflon around the bolt and see if that'll hold.
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the driver's side one broke off? How do you drive it while holding on to that thing...lol
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Shoot handles ! What the hell are they ? The handles on the A pillar ?
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Shoot handles ! What the hell are they ? The handles on the A pillar ?
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They screw into the sides that hold the windshield. Sorry dont know what it is called. Anyhow the screws did not come off. The little cheap plastic brackets broke off. The bracket is still screwed into the sides. I can see it happening over and over again when people pull them selfs up into the truck. Dont want to use the same cheap plastic attachment. I will take some pics and try to get them on here. May be one of you guys are better and redneck engineering than I to figure a strong secure way to reattach them.
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They screw into the sides that hold the windshield. Sorry dont know what it is called. Anyhow the screws did not come off. The little cheap plastic brackets broke off. The bracket is still screwed into the sides. I can see it happening over and over again when people pull them selfs up into the truck. Dont want to use the same cheap plastic attachment. I will take some pics and try to get them on here. May be one of you guys are better and redneck engineering than I to figure a strong secure way to reattach them.
Sounds like a plan . Hey there Dirty Mike make sure you go to the newbie section and introduce yourself . Everyone wants to say HI .
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If they broke off and the bolts are still in there I got nothing
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