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> Side Marker Seals 914 Rubber, Might Be Too Large
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post Sep 22 2022, 12:58 PM
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Going to need to send mine back. Too large, kept falling off. Installed them, big humps. Showing pictures of factory, earlier 914 Rubber and one I got Monday.


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post Sep 22 2022, 02:34 PM
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That's not good! I'm sure that Mark @mikey914 will make it good. Odd, you'd expect the first one to be the dud. Not the second run. (IMG:style_emoticons/default/confused24.gif)
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post Sep 22 2022, 02:53 PM
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Check the profile of the rubber there are 2 ways to install it.
The profile has a small step for the lens that makes it fit perfectly around the lens. I install this 1st then install the base into the other slot. Doing so you can make sure you have it in the correct slot. The rubbing is an indication that the base is not fitting on the rubber and getting caught on the step.

If you look closely the profile looks something like this,


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post Sep 23 2022, 06:22 AM
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Double checked install, they are still too big.


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post Sep 23 2022, 09:34 AM
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What altitude due you live at ??...Bag of chips syndrome..
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