Hey Eusabian, where did you find your new parts? Did you get the whole actuator assembly? I have the very same problem with the broken pin, and I have had no luck finding a replacement! Do you still have the URL and part numbers?
Rob and Sheila and the puppy dogs - Kelly and Chloe
Saint John, NB
2001 Jeep Wrangler TJ Sahara
4" Zone Offroad lift / 33 x 10.5 DC Mud Country tires on black Pro Comp wheels