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Re: [T3] Finally bit the bullet- report on a weekends toil


On 29 Mar 2004 at 0:59, Mark @ Mo-Sys wrote:

> I finally got round to replacing the rear suspension rubber bearings this
> weekend and boy was it hell!

Yeah, it's a REAL bear to get those back in the stock geometry. 

> The only thing I found a little wrong was that there were small rust through
> holes in both the outer rubber clamping plates where the rubber fits. Are
> these still available? (stupid question ;-)

They probably actually ARE available. They are the same parts as used on IRS 
beetles.

> Anyway I think it was worth it- not only in demystifying that part of my
> car, but also the wheels look a lot less splayed out than they did- plus I
> reckon I needed the exercise and will sleep well tonight!

Yes, demistification is a very good thing.  ;-)

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Madison, Wisconsin, USA
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