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Honda Accord 2002 Cigarette Ligher socket loose

Appears that the retainer ring/clip has slipped off. The socket can almost be pulled out of the console (can see the electrical connector). How do I retighten the socket to the console? Seems like I need to remove the console to do this.

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    How do I connect the accessory Socket connector

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Some of the cigarette lighters have a threaded outer shell that keeps them in place. If you can follow the wires back from the socket there might be a empty "shell" hanging on the wire. Guide it back up to the socket, and while holding the socket in place tighten the shell around the socket.

Posted on Jan 08, 2009

  • Karyn Novack
    Karyn Novack Aug 05, 2011

    helpful as far as it goes, but I knew this much... How do you get to the back of the socket to perform this fix?

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