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Lamp replacement My screw is stripped on one side of the lamp housing.. how can i get the bulb out to replace it with new one.

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  • preamy2 Jan 26, 2008

    I tried using a bigger bit hoping that would work. Thanks for your help, appreciate it!

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You defiantly need to get the stripped screw out. When I encounter a stripped screw, I use my dremil tool with a cutting wheel on it to cut the screw off. After you do finally get the screw cut off ( and this can defiantly be a pain straken ordeal ) you should be able remove the remaining screw bottom with a pair of needle nose pliers. Replace the lamp at that point and find a screw with a bigger diameter ( a serf tapping would work well ) and tread it back. Good Luck. I do know you are in for a frustrating time, but with a lot of Patience, you'le do well.
Ed
NC Electronic
Mills, Wyoming

Posted on Jan 26, 2008

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    Ed Meshechek Jan 26, 2008

    I'm glad you've gotten the problem taken care of. Good Luck

    Ed

    NC Electronic

    Mills, Wyoming

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