Ok, you all must know about the door ajar switch located at the rear of the driver's door. Mine was broken off when I got the car. I bought a new one many months ago, but when I took the old one off, the nut behind it fell inside the body.
I've just found a the mounting plate for the door ajar switch at Bair's. I can see it's held in place by 2 rivets. Any suggestions for a tool to install the rivets in the body a this point? I've riveted new brake linings on my '29 chev, but that tool won't work here.
Vette(s): #1-1974 L-48 4spd Cp Med Red Metallic/Black deluxe int w/AC/tilt/tele./p/w-p/b/
Am-Fm/map light National/Regional/Chapter NCRS "Top Flight"
#2-1985 Bright Red/Carmine Cp.L-98/auto
Member: NCRS, NCRS Texas, Corvette Legends of Texas
Depends on if you are concerned with it looking original.... If you don't really care, you can use a regular pop-rivet to hold it on. Prolly need to get long shank ones, like maybe a 5/16" or longer. If you want it to look "correct", the only option is to get the original type rivets, and either buy/borrow, or fabricate bucks to mash them down....
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