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Posted: Sun Jul 23, 2006 7:16 pm 
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since I've owned my car the wire that is soldered to the back window for the demister has been broken off the window, the tab is broken, is there any way to get it back on the window?? Ill take photos tomorrow arvo if its hard to understand what im talking bout

 

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Posted: Sun Jul 23, 2006 7:34 pm 
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re-solder it on if you can.

 

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Posted: Sun Jul 23, 2006 9:24 pm 
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You can get rear demist repair kits from places like Autopro, etc. IIRC I have seen them. I suppose you can only pop into a few places and ask.

 

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Posted: Sun Jul 23, 2006 9:26 pm 
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same thing happened to my ef when I purchased it - i noticed it was snapped off.

I would suggest going to an auto-elec and get them to fix it, if you attempt to solder it back on, get it too hot things will come unstuck and might stuff it completely.

Won't cost you much to have done properly!!

 

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Posted: Sun Jul 23, 2006 10:08 pm 
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had the same problem in mine knocked it off while cleaning the window. its not too hard if you have done some soldering before just remember lay down plenty of towels or something and carefull where you rest the soldering iron.

 

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Posted: Mon Jul 24, 2006 6:28 pm 
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i hate soldering. auto elec for sure. cheers

 

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