Auto trail owners beware

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  1. laurieash

    laurieash Funster

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    The two reflectors the round ones are only held on by dubble sided tape.
    It's been hot here in Germany when I looked both were hanging off.
    Lucky for me a German friend notice them or I would have lost them on the next move.
    Mine is a 2013 apache.
    Laurie
     
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    hilldweller Funster Life Member

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    Same happens with number plates !
     
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    Nirvanauk Funster

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    Front and rear number plates have just fallen of in Avignon ?
     
  4. G T and Dottie

    G T and Dottie Funster

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    Mine haven't fallen off!
    Probably due to the temperature here in good ol' England:)
     
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    Don't think that mine have fallen off.... haven't looked recently. Number plate is OK though....
     
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    1 x round rear reflector last week 1 x rear No plate Tues this week
    Ere wots goin on then
     
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    When I had an Autotrail with the same problem I noticed the reflectors have a bolt attached to the back in the middle. I attached a length of stiff mains electrical wire to the bolt by soldering the wire to a ring terminal. Thread the wire into the hole in the fibreglass panel and knot it so that it can't come back out. Re-attach the reflector with double sided tape. If it falls off again at least you won't lose it.

    Mike
     
  8. laurieash

    laurieash Funster

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    I thought about cilacone
     
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