Originally Posted by ttpete
You should be able to peen the rivet over and take up the side play. Lay it on a flat metal surface and use the ball end of a ball pein hammer. Use light strokes and check the play frequently. Stop when it's tight enough that the hooks can't overlap but are still free to move easily.
What he said
We're not out here to rough it. We're here to smooth it. Things are rough enough in town.