GROMMET REPAIR - Continued
Using a punch and mallet (figure 2-2), spread the grommet barrel by hammering until the barrel collar is
flattened and rolled down smooth on the washer.
Check the seating of the grommet and if the grommet can be turned by hand, repeat the procedure in (6)
above until the grommet is firmly seated.
Figure 2-2. Installing an eyelet-type grommet, typical