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Originally Posted by Lostintyme View Post
I DID try using a flathead small one once or twice but gave up.

Taking all other screws off was my first idea but the thing is it's 3 screws that all have their threads dying or whatever. I don't have a drill, and I can't get one. Should I get that kit on Amazon?
OH MY....

See thats the problem your probably using the wrong philips scew driver.

When you put in the screw driver you shouldn't be able to see the corners and it suppose to be really snug inside of the threads.

Using one thats two large or two small will result in.. Well.. what happened to you

(NEVER TAKE A DRILL TO A VIDEO CARD!) I was just telling you how i normally do it when working on other things..

Im not sure that kit on amazon will work.
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My dad is saying Best Buy could do it or a machinary shop, would this work?
    
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post #23 of 24
i'd stay away from best buy, from my experience, most of their reps aren't that knowledgeable. I would try a local tv\
adio repair shop. Here are some in Maine:
http://www.magicyellow.com/category/...-State_ME.html
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it might be cheapest to Put the car back together sell it like you dont know what happened and buy another used one
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