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    Glovebox

    I opened the glovebox today and the right hand guide has broken inside of the car so it only opens half way and i cant seem to get it fully open any ideas?

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    sounds like one of the arms has fractured and got caught up in the runner on the side of the glovebox.
    Some jiggery pokery should see it free.

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    Its quite comon for them to break.

    Normaly quite a few of the 'arms' on ebay for sale cheap

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    Quote Originally Posted by lee gsi
    Its quite comon for them to break.

    Normaly quite a few of the 'arms' on ebay for sale cheap
    They sell arms seperatly? they not part of the unit?

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    The bit that stops it halfway then allows it to open right up is avalible seperate and thats the bit taht normaly breaks.

    I would put a link to ebay but its blocked at work.

    Seen quite a few for sale on there

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    Quote Originally Posted by BYRON SRI
    They sell arms seperatly? they not part of the unit?
    yes they do they are cheap from the dealers

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    Quote Originally Posted by dannysport18
    yes they do they are cheap from the dealers
    Could have saved myself a whole £15 on my last astra had I known this

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    if you want i will just get the part numbers they are called bow's on epc i think


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    well i'll be buggered

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    part number 93176479 £2.17 off the top of my head
    thats one of the numbers left or right i cant remember

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