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Auto Dim-Home link rear view mirror-ball joint popped out of hole

\015 My Auto Dim with Home link rear view mirror that\342\200\231s attached to the swivel ball joint popped out of the swivel hole with the electrical wire still attached to both the mirror and the mount attached to the windshield and I can't get it to pop back in. How can I get it to do so?\015 Posted / edited by AnonymousUser on : 15-01-2018

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