FW: [Syncro_T3_Australia] RE: Gear selector

-----Original Message-----
From: Ken Garratt <unclekenz@hotmail.com>
Sent: Friday, 11 February 2011
RE: Gear selector

BenT,
I interpreted Phills query as referring to sourcing replacement bushes alone ... nothing to do with the complete gear selector shaft you have.
Ken


-----Original Message-----
From: BenT Syncro <syncro@gmail.com>
Sent: Friday, 11 February 2011 9:43 AM
To: Syncro_T3_Australia@yahoogroups.com
Subject: Re: [Syncro_T3_Australia] RE: Gear selector


If you look at the photos I attached earlier in this thread, there is a pic of the VW inventory tag with the part number.;-)

BenT

Sent from my 251.711.271.H

On Feb 10, 2011, at 2:25 PM, "Ken Garratt " <unclekenz@hotmail.com> wrote:

> Phill,
> If my local VW centre can't even figure out what spark plug they recommend/stock for a T3, what chance then of them locating a bush component that most likely doesn't exist nor which anyway doesn't have a part number ID in Etka ... their parts bible?
> Anyone wanting to get traumatised in frustration, sure, go ahead, make your day .. ring em.
> Cheers.
> Ken
>
>
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: BenT Syncro <syncro@gmail.com>
> Sent: Friday, 11 February 2011 8:24 AM
> To: Syncro_T3_Australia@yahoogroups.com
> Subject: Re: [Syncro_T3_Australia] RE: Gear selector
>
>
> Phill,
>
> That's how I got my spare. Bought new a week or so before VW declared it NLA in the US.
>
> BenT
>
> On Feb 10, 2011, at 1:07 PM, plander@optusnet.com.au wrote:
>
>>
>>
>>
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>>> BenT Syncro <syncro@gmail.com> wrote:
>>>
>> Roger,
>>
>> I doubt those nylon covers from battery terminals would be adequate. They
>> are awfully thin and not very durable. At least the ones we get here in the
>> States are.
>>
>>
>> They're the same colour so they must be the same! (Sorry, forum logic)
>>
>> Has anyone actually tried to buy the part new?
>>
>> It's funny how every conceivable part on a T25 is now NLA.
>>
>> Phill
>>
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Ken, how do I have to understand this ?? Can we still buy the shaft new ??   Hartmut
 

 
> To: Syncro_T3_Australia@yahoogroups.com
> From: unclekenz@hotmail.com
> Date: Fri, 11 Feb 2011 00:27:26 +0000
> Subject: FW: [Syncro_T3_Australia] RE: Gear selector
>
>
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> -----Original Message-----
> From: Ken Garratt <unclekenz@hotmail.com>
> Sent: Friday, 11 February 2011
> RE: Gear selector
>
> BenT,
> I interpreted Phills query as referring to sourcing replacement bushes alone ... nothing to do with the complete gear selector shaft you have.
> Ken
>
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: BenT Syncro <syncro@gmail.com>
> Sent: Friday, 11 February 2011 9:43 AM
> To: Syncro_T3_Australia@yahoogroups.com
> Subject: Re: [Syncro_T3_Australia] RE: Gear selector
>
>  
> If you look at the photos I attached earlier in this thread, there is a pic of the VW inventory tag with the part number.;-)
>
>  BenT
>
>  Sent from my 251.711.271.H
>
>  On Feb 10, 2011, at 2:25 PM, "Ken Garratt " <unclekenz@hotmail.com> wrote:
>
>  > Phill,
>  > If my local VW centre can't even figure out what spark plug they recommend/stock for a T3, what chance then of them locating a bush component that most likely doesn't exist nor which anyway doesn't have a part number ID in Etka ... their parts bible?
>  > Anyone wanting to get traumatised in frustration, sure, go ahead, make your day .. ring em.
>  > Cheers.
>  > Ken
>  >
>  >
>  >
>  > -----Original Message-----
>  > From: BenT Syncro <syncro@gmail.com>
>  > Sent: Friday, 11 February 2011 8:24 AM
>  > To: Syncro_T3_Australia@yahoogroups.com
>  > Subject: Re: [Syncro_T3_Australia] RE: Gear selector
>  >
>  >
>  > Phill,
>  >
>  > That's how I got my spare. Bought new a week or so before VW declared it NLA in the US.
>  >
>  > BenT
>  >
>  > On Feb 10, 2011, at 1:07 PM, plander@optusnet.com.au wrote:
>  >
>  >>
>  >>
>  >>
>  >>
>  >>> BenT Syncro <syncro@gmail.com> wrote:
>  >>>
>  >> Roger,
>  >>
>  >> I doubt those nylon covers from battery terminals would be adequate. They
>  >> are awfully thin and not very durable. At least the ones we get here in the
>  >> States are.
>  >>
>  >>
>  >> They're the same colour so they must be the same! (Sorry, forum logic)
>  >>
>  >> Has anyone actually tried to buy the part new?
>  >>
>  >> It's funny how every conceivable part on a T25 is now NLA.
>  >>
>  >> Phill
>  >>
>  >>
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>  >> Yahoo! Groups Links
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