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howt o install the rubber grommits on the radiator mounts?

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Hello smile.gif

if there's already a thread about this please post a link. couldnt find one.

i have an mercury s5 with an 280 mount in the front and right now im trying to install those rubber grommits on the mount in the right positions.

but the wholes are so tiny that i can hardly fit them in.



the one on the left was preinstalled. i got the second one in with a screwdriver and dish liquid.

are there any better (easier) ways to install them?

kind regards
max
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It's actually not too bad once you get the hang of it.wink.gif

Start by fitting the groove on one side of the grommet onto the metal. Then squish it together to engage the opposite side. Once you have that, move it from side to side until it pops in.

They need to have a pretty tight fit so they don't pop out in use.

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