Glove box lock fell out.......

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Glove box lock fell out.......

Postby simonbuk » Sun 17.09.2017, 09:25

Whilst checking if the glove box key worked the lock promptly fell out. The glove box appears to be locked and I don't know if anything is in it.

Is there a way of opening it - maybe with a screwdriver or coat hanger or something ?

I appear to have the lock, a small pin and a small spring........
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Re: Glove box lock fell out.......

Postby simonbuk » Sun 17.09.2017, 13:00

I've managed to get into it and put it all back together.

It kind of works......
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Re: Glove box lock fell out.......

Postby Elanlover » Sun 17.09.2017, 14:18

"Kind of works" is better than what many people have today. :-D
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Re: Glove box lock fell out.......

Postby CalElan » Sun 17.09.2017, 20:35

kind of works is how it left the factory
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Re: Glove box lock fell out.......

Postby Rambo » Tue 19.09.2017, 00:40

CalElan wrote:kind of works is how it left the factory


No, kind of works and totally misaligned is how it left the factory :?
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Re: Glove box lock fell out.......

Postby Giniw » Tue 19.09.2017, 00:47

:-D
(I don't even have my key! :cry: )
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Re: Glove box lock fell out.......

Postby Rambo » Tue 19.09.2017, 06:48

Giniw wrote::-D
(I don't even have my key! :cry: )


Lucky you. One less thing to go wrong :D
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Re: Glove box lock fell out.......

Postby lotusflasherman » Tue 19.09.2017, 22:15

Giniw wrote::-D
(I don't even have my key! :cry: )

Look in the back of your car Handbook and it will tell you what the glovebox key number is. Mine tells me but my glovebox catch hasn't got a keyhole.. :banghead:
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Re: Glove box lock fell out.......

Postby Giniw » Tue 19.09.2017, 22:52

Rambo wrote:Lucky you. One less thing to go wrong :D
And it's a bit lighter, too!!

lotusflasherman wrote:Look in the back of your car Handbook and it will tell you what the glovebox key number is.
Thanks! Who can make one then, only Lotus I suppose?

Mine tells me but my glovebox catch hasn't got a keyhole.. :banghead:
Ohh, it's even lighter than mine, then! (On second thought, a hole is probably lighter! :D )
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