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    Posted: 25 August 2017 at 9:40am
Hi Folks,

Looking for a Beetle late model steering column , the one with the collapsible cage in it......

My Speedster just failed MOT, crack in the cage ShockedShocked

If you are going to Biggar tomorrow/sunday I can collect....

Cheers
Gerry

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Post Options Post Options   Quote 48pop Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 25 August 2017 at 10:47am
I measure 21mm across the splines and it was a 27mm nut on the column
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Post Options Post Options   Quote 48pop Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 25 August 2017 at 2:16pm
further research says 21mm diameter fine spline used on on 1960 to 73 cars with 27mm nut.

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and its 940mm long, just pulled it out.....

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Post Options Post Options   Quote 48pop Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 26 August 2017 at 9:57am
Sorted !
Massive thanks to John at Bedrock Retrodubs who went out of his way very late on a dark, wet Friday night to go back to his place to find me exactly what I needed ! 

Thanks John :)



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