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380 sl: I have 1981 380sl with the loose moulding that fits

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I have 1981 380sl with the loose moulding that fits just below the door threshold. I bought the new clips but can't get the male end to lock into female clip that sits into the holes on the body. What can I do to reattach.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Mercedes
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I have both ends screwed in just inside the tire well, as they should be, but when I go to push the moulding against the body to lock into clip, it won't catch and continues to hang from the screwed ends.
Expert:  Lou P. master tech replied 1 year ago.
Hello, can you upload a picture of the clips you are working with?