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How do I install rivets?
Published by JamesO
02-23-2008
How do I install rivets?

Hi everyone

I'm trying to install a Dinan intake. The snorkel is fastened to the air box with rivets.

The rivets that came with the intake are sleeves with a flange on one end and small pin running through the sleeve's opening. I thought pushing the pin through the sleeve would flare the sleeve, but it didn't. What am I supposed to do to these things so they fasten the two pieces?
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By Kiss335i on 02-23-2008, 08:29 PM
You need a special tool to install the rivets, maybe 15 to 20 $
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By JamesO on 02-23-2008, 09:21 PM
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Thanks. I went to the hardware store and found it.
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