separe el émbolo de la rotula

English translation: remove the ball-end from the socket

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16:28 Dec 14, 2010
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Automotive / Cars & Trucks / windscreen replacement
Spanish term or phrase: separe el émbolo de la rotula
Part of some instructions for replacing a rear windscreen.


Quite el amortiguador del porton del lado del conductor, quite el clip que hay en la rotula. ***separe el émbolo de la rotula***.

Any ideas?

Many thanks
LangSolutions
Spain
Local time: 15:30
English translation:remove the ball-end from the socket
Explanation:
it is referring to a door strut

http://www.atomicmall.com/view.php?id=430538
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bigedsenior
Local time: 06:30
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Summary of answers provided
5remove the ball-end from the socket
bigedsenior
3remove the piston from the ball-and-socket joint
Margarita Ezquerra (Smart Translators, S.L.)


  

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remove the ball-end from the socket


Explanation:
it is referring to a door strut

http://www.atomicmall.com/view.php?id=430538

bigedsenior
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21 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5
remove the piston from the ball-and-socket joint


Explanation:
émbolo = piston / rótula = ball-and-socket joint
Saludos

Margarita Ezquerra (Smart Translators, S.L.)
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