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This is a discussion on armrest part help needed within the Interior Mods forums, part of the Tech & Modifying & General Repairs category; I took the old armrest off my totalled 02, and forgot that bracket that it attatched to (metal piece) when ...

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    armrest part help needed

    I took the old armrest off my totalled 02, and forgot that bracket that it attatched to (metal piece) when closing on the deck. Where can i get this part?

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    should be able to fabricate it. it's simple enough. you won't be able to buy it separately from subaru. i've tried.

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    the issue is i forget what it looks like.. can you help describe it to me? Did you fabricate it yoruself?

    seemed like something like this...?

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    no problem. it isn't hard to make at all. best to use rigid stainless steel of a decent thickness. make sure to measure all the distances right and then just fold it up into the proper shape. if you have a dremel tool, it makes cutting out the slot MUCH easier. finally, i recommend you give it several coats of very durable black paint. it'll make it look nice and soften up the edges.
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    I appreciate all your help. Do you happen to have the measurments for this piece? And where did you get the piece of steel? I do have a dremel. Let me know. thanks.

    Jared

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    I was looking into installing an armrest extension on my car. How long does it take and how difficult is it?

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    easier than changing a light bulb and only took five minutes.

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    Originally posted by Jared703
    I appreciate all your help. Do you happen to have the measurments for this piece? And where did you get the piece of steel? I do have a dremel. Let me know. thanks.

    Jared
    I will pay someone if they can fabricate a working piece. Pm me if someone can do this for me, since i don't have a piece in hand anymore.

    Jared

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