Date: Sun, 2 May 2004 11:47:02 +0100
From: "SAABurger" <>
Subject: Re: Where's the best offline to buy circlips in the UK?

Meatball, Was just looking for something else and rediscovered these guys - Namrick - I've bought stuff from them before. They are fast and reliable and prices are not OTT. HTH Adrian "MeatballTurbo" <> wrote in message > I need to locate somewhere to buy a pack of assorted circlips (never > have any when I need them). > > And now I need one. > Afer tweaking the wastegate rod, and having discovered that the original > circlip was dust (literally), I used a small cable tie to hold the > actuator rod onto the pin on the wastegate arm. > > Well, this morning, poof, no power, gauges only showing turbo reaching > atmospheric. let it all cool down, and checked the wastegate rod. > > The cable tie had slipped off and the rod had become detached. > Now I don't want this happening again, especially mid overtake, so I > need to find somewhere that sells circlips, or someother kind of (maybe > easier to remove when needed) safety clip that will fit in the arm pin > groove, and hold the hold properly. > > Any help gladly accepted. > > Cheers. > -- > The poster formerly known as Skodapilot. >

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