I am reinstalling my dash and have just this piece left. Can someone tell me what this is and how it’s installed? For some reason I think it’s for the right ashtray but I am not sure. If it is not for the right ashtray what is used to keep the ashtray in the locked/shut position?

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That is the passenger ash tray latch.

that is what i figured, just dont remember how it is installed. do you happen to have any photos?

Kurt 

Nailed this mystery pieces  location 

Now we all know what that piece is  and where it goes — priceless info 

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