This help? "Use of clamps is highly recommended to ensure the cover plate is sealed firmly against the coupler body. Since I reused my original cover plate, I was able to use pliers to crimp the tabs back down. New cover plates may require a combination of tools to get the tabs tightly crimped." http://www.1962to1965mopar.ornocar.org/images/ml-houston-coupler13.jpg from http://www.1962to1965mopar.ornocar.org/ml-houstons-steeringcoupler.html Gary H. > -------Original Message------- > From: neal zimmerman > I will try again,. > neal; > > On Wed, Jul 5, 2017 at 10:38 PM, R Peterson < > wrote: > > > Had same issue.PITA.finally got it pinched on to stay put.Ruth > > > > On Jul 5, 2017 10:36 PM, "neal zimmerman" <neal.zimmerman@xxxxxxxxx> > > wrote: > > > >> Anybody know how to get the 8 pronged plate on the coupler to > >> actually GRAB the coupler pot. I got a new kit and the plate > >> basically seems like gaskets too thick or the prongs are too > >> short. > >> neal > >> > >> Virus-free. www.avg.com > >> > >> -- > >> -- > >> -- -- -- -- Please address private email -- email of interest to only one person -- directly to that person. That is, email your parts/car transactions and negotiations, as well as other personal messages, only to the intended recipient. Do not just press "reply" and send your email to everyone using the general '62-'65 Clubhouse public email address. This practice will protect your privacy, reduce the total volume of mail and fine-tune the content signal to Mopar topic. Thanks! 1962 to 1965 Mopar Clubhouse Discussion Guidelines: http://www.1962to1965mopar.ornocar.org/mletiq.html and http://www.1962to1965mopar.ornocar.com/general_disclaimer.html. -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "The 1962 to 1965 Mopar Mail List Clubhouse" group. http://groups.google.com/group/1962to1965mopars?hl=en. --- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "The 1962 to 1965 Mopar Mail List Clubhouse" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to 1962to1965mopars+unsubscribe@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx. For more options, visit https://groups.google.com/d/optout.