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Visor falls out of ceiling socket

Both the sunvisors in my 2009 Borrego fall out of the mounting holes in the ceiling..... this happens frequently while driving if the road has even a small bump.
It is a tapered post, small end goes into the hole first. There appears to be nothing but friction holding this thing in the hole... I've had it drop into my vision while driving
taking me by surprise... anyone else?

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Mine did. Bought a new one from dealer. The original stud has a plastic latch that holds it in place. that piece breaks off allowing the visor to fall off. You could remove the plastic base insert the visor and put some washers and lock ring on the visor stud to prevent falling and reinstall it. Remove the good side to compare.
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Smile Fix Sun Visor

had same issue. found this on YouTube
search phrase "DIY Broken car visor fix for less than $1 and in under 2 minutes"
worked great
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