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1972-2002

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And...it's absolutely necessary for the latch's proper operation.  Without that "kernel" you must REALLY SLAM the door to make the catch work.  In an emergency, you can slip a piece of plastic tubing over the latch and it'll make a good substitute until the right part arrives.  I always have a spare one (they're cheap) as they do split and fall off periodically.

 

mike

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As for putting it on I have found a few of them to be quite hard and it pays to drop it in a bit of hot water and let it soften up a bit before fitting it ....otherwise you may split it .

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