Old 04-02-2024, 04:30 PM
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Arrow Parking lamp connector

How does the connector come apart? I donít want to break it.
Thanks in advance
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Old 04-02-2024, 08:44 PM
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Yes it does.

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Old 04-02-2024, 09:59 PM
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Wiggle and pull.

Old 04-03-2024, 08:38 AM
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Be sure to pull on the connectors, NOT the wires.

Old 04-03-2024, 09:30 AM
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It may have a latch along one edge.


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Old 04-03-2024, 12:16 PM
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You might also want to run a small bladed screw driver between the black and white plastic in case it is stuck from 60 years of being plugged together.


Old 04-05-2024, 11:00 AM
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Thanks for the helpful responses. I know it seems like a trivial problem but only after 2 hours of wiggling, pulling ,and prying with WD 40 and blaster did I resort to posting here. I am trying to refurbish/restore and reuse as many original parts as possible. I finally did get both right and left side connectors apart by heating the connectors with a heat gun and driving a jewelers flat blade screw driver between the sides of the male and female connectors until the screw driver bottomed on the female connector. Then holding the male end with pliers I tapped on the screw driver handle and it came apart. There was no locking tab and no corrosion in the 3 spades.


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