I think I broke Mirage, help!

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  1. ILoveDinobot

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    Thats.........not supposed to happen.
     
  3. ILoveDinobot

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    :cry 
     
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    you can easily glue the gray piece to the transparent piece. not that big of a problem really.
     
  5. ILoveDinobot

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    the problem is the piece there, the little slab of plastic has to go behind the transparent piece and it won't click together with it in the way.
     
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    Try really hard? o-o
     
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    shouldnt you be playing with Barbies
     
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    It looks like that little plastic piece was trying to prevent that from happening. You can try and force it back in place, or break that piece off and glue the other parts together. Either way, I don't think it looks that serious. How did you do that, anyway? :) 

    Also, if all else fails, after the flood of leftover Classics, I saw some online stores with Classics Mirages marked down in price if you can't fix it. I just don't remember which ones. :( 
     
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    That was uncalled for.

    @ IloveDinobot: sorry I can't help you there. Others here will do for certain.
     
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    hey everyone I pulled the pin that was holding the 2 pieces together, put them back into place and put the pin back in, Mirage in now fixed! But he has some damage to his paint in the area where surgery took place :(  But thanks for all the help everyone I appreciate it.
     
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    For a sec, I thought you were talking about a G1 Mirage. Which I broke mine.:cry 
     
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    I was reeeeeally hoping you hadn't bought the clear Botcon Mirage and broken him. That one's $4 on clearance so if it happens again you're not out a lot.
     
  13. ILoveDinobot

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    I can't find him anywhere anymore. This island is cleared of classics. I actually got him with one of my rodimus's from HTS.
     
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    just get another.
     
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    You should be more polite.
    Umm... *reads the post directly above yours* Did you actually read the thread...?
     
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    I sawed the slab off as soon as I got the toy after I heard reports of it impairing the transformation. That was my solution
     
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    Unless you want to do some pin knocking, you have to cut this slab off:

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    That happened to mine, twice. I got fed up and cut it.
     
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    I would have just gotten another one to be honest. They're on clearance and cheap on ebay. Usually 7 to 10 tops for a new Mirage
     
  19. ILoveDinobot

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    That is exactly what I did, knocked the pin out. I was too afraid to cut the slab out, because once you cut it out, you can't put it back on. I wasn't sure if it would have an ill effect on him.
     
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    Yeah, they're cheap. Just get a new one.
     

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