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Walkure body rebuild
Posted: Wed Jun 16, 2021 1:20 pm
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Walkure body rebuild
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Finally some progress. Body work being completed by Eclipes Autobody of Vincennes, IN

Front driver's side quarter panel. Pulled and filled.


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Walkure body rebuild
Posted: Wed Jun 16, 2021 1:19 pm
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Walkure body rebuild
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Finally some progress. Body work being completed by Eclipes Autobody of Vincennes, IN

Driver's side rocker panel. Small rust holes repaired


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Walkure body rebuild
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Walkure body rebuild
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Finally some progress. Body work being completed by Eclipes Autobody of Vincennes, IN

Old speaker holes still need to be filled. Seat tracks, E-brake, Shifter to be black chassis. Floor to be black bedliner


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Walkure body rebuild
Posted: Wed Jun 16, 2021 1:19 pm
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Walkure body rebuild
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Finally some progress. Body work being completed by Eclipes Autobody of Vincennes, IN

Rear deck lid warpage cleaned up as practical as possible.


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Walkure body rebuild
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Walkure body rebuild
Semper_Dad
Finally some progress. Body work being completed by Eclipes Autobody of Vincennes, IN

Small holes on passenger side rocker panel repaired.

Small holes on front passenger door still need filling


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Walkure body rebuild
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Walkure body rebuild
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Finally some progress. Body work being completed by Eclipes Autobody of Vincennes, IN


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Walkure body rebuild
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Walkure body rebuild
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Finally some progress. Body work being completed by Eclipes Autobody of Vincennes, IN

Trunk will get body color trunk liner. Old antenna hole still needs filled.


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1974 181 Front Heater Plenum
Posted: Sun May 23, 2021 12:27 pm
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1974 181 Front Heater Plenum
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1974 181 Front Heater Plenum
Posted: Sun May 23, 2021 12:27 pm
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1974 181 Front Heater Plenum
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181 Heater Cables (Beetle Style Heat)
Posted: Sat May 22, 2021 7:37 pm
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181 Heater Cables (Beetle Style Heat)
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Front Heater cable
Posted: Sat May 22, 2021 7:01 pm
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Front Heater cable
Semper_Dad
Part number 181711791. Single cable leading forward to defrost flapper. Connects to heater lever to flapper in the heater plenum in 181 with Beetle Style heating System. Photo borrowed from Thing Shop


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Mirror Mount
Posted: Tue Jan 19, 2021 11:17 pm
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Mirror Mount
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Grommet Differences
Posted: Mon Oct 12, 2020 12:14 pm
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Grommet Differences
Semper_Dad
Difference in grommet P/N 021119569 sold by Thing Shop and actual VW part.


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Walkure 2.0 Current Status
Posted: Thu Sep 24, 2020 12:03 pm
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Walkure 2.0 Current Status
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Still trying to locate body and paint person. Re-assembled fenders, doors, trunk, and rear lid in order to check fit after blasting. Driver's front fender needed some adjustments to fit. 3 capture nuts replaced with rivnuts. Documented body repair locations.


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Walkure 2.0 Current Status
Posted: Thu Sep 24, 2020 12:03 pm
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Walkure 2.0 Current Status
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Still trying to locate body and paint person. Re-assembled fenders, doors, trunk, and rear lid in order to check fit after blasting. Driver's front fender needed some adjustments to fit. 3 capture nuts replaced with rivnuts. Documented body repair locations.


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Walkure 2.0 Current Status
Posted: Thu Sep 24, 2020 12:03 pm
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Walkure 2.0 Current Status
Semper_Dad
Still trying to locate body and paint person. Re-assembled fenders, doors, trunk, and rear lid in order to check fit after blasting. Driver's front fender needed some adjustments to fit. 3 capture nuts replaced with rivnuts. Documented body repair locations.


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Walkure 2.0 Current Status
Posted: Thu Sep 24, 2020 12:01 pm
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Walkure 2.0 Current Status
Semper_Dad
Still trying to locate body and paint person. Re-assembled fenders, doors, trunk, and rear lid in order to check fit after blasting. Driver's front fender needed some adjustments to fit. 3 capture nuts replaced with rivnuts. Documented body repair locations.


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Walkure 2.0 Current Status
Posted: Thu Sep 24, 2020 12:01 pm
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Walkure 2.0 Current Status
Semper_Dad
Still trying to locate body and paint person. Re-assembled fenders, doors, trunk, and rear lid in order to check fit after blasting. Driver's front fender needed some adjustments to fit. 3 capture nuts replaced with rivnuts. Documented body repair locations.


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Walkure 2.0 Current Status
Posted: Thu Sep 24, 2020 12:01 pm
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Walkure 2.0 Current Status
Semper_Dad
Still trying to locate body and paint person. Re-assembled fenders, doors, trunk, and rear lid in order to check fit after blasting. Driver's front fender needed some adjustments to fit. 3 capture nuts replaced with rivnuts. Documented body repair locations.


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Walkure 2.0 Current Status
Posted: Thu Sep 24, 2020 11:53 am
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Walkure 2.0 Current Status
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Still trying to locate body and paint person. Re-assembled fenders, doors, trunk, and rear lid in order to check fit after blasting. Driver's front fender needed some adjustments to fit. 3 capture nuts replaced with rivnuts. Documented body repair locations. Engine bay center


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Walkure 2.0 Current Status
Posted: Thu Sep 24, 2020 11:53 am
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Walkure 2.0 Current Status
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Still trying to locate body and paint person. Re-assembled fenders, doors, trunk, and rear lid in order to check fit after blasting. Driver's front fender needed some adjustments to fit. 3 capture nuts replaced with rivnuts. Documented body repair locations. Engine bay, driver's side


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Walkure 2.0 Current Status
Posted: Thu Sep 24, 2020 11:48 am
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Walkure 2.0 Current Status
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Still trying to locate body and paint person. Re-assembled fenders, doors, trunk, and rear lid in order to check fit after blasting. Driver's front fender needed some adjustments to fit. 3 capture nuts replaced with rivnuts. Documented body repair locations. "Discovered" front quarter panel damage after media blasting.


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Walkure 2.0 Current Status
Posted: Thu Sep 24, 2020 11:48 am
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Walkure 2.0 Current Status
Semper_Dad
Still trying to locate body and paint person. Re-assembled fenders, doors, trunk, and rear lid in order to check fit after blasting. Driver's front fender needed some adjustments to fit. 3 capture nuts replaced with rivnuts. Documented body repair locations.


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Walkure 2.0 Current Status
Posted: Thu Sep 24, 2020 11:48 am
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Walkure 2.0 Current Status
Semper_Dad
Still trying to locate body and paint person. Re-assembled fenders, doors, trunk, and rear lid in order to check fit after blasting. Driver's front fender needed some adjustments to fit. 3 capture nuts replaced with rivnuts. Documented body repair locations. Hole from POs install of front speakers.


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Walkure 2.0 Current Status
Posted: Thu Sep 24, 2020 11:48 am
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Walkure 2.0 Current Status
Semper_Dad
Still trying to locate body and paint person. Re-assembled fenders, doors, trunk, and rear lid in order to check fit after blasting. Driver's front fender needed some adjustments to fit. 3 capture nuts replaced with rivnuts. Documented body repair locations. Hole from PO's install of front speakers


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Walkure 2.0 Current Status
Posted: Thu Sep 24, 2020 11:44 am
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Walkure 2.0 Current Status
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Still trying to locate body and paint person. Re-assembled fenders, doors, trunk, and rear lid in order to check fit after blasting. Driver's front fender needed some adjustments to fit. 3 capture nuts replaced with rivnuts. Documented body repair locations. Rust pinhole on driver's side rocker.


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Walkure 2.0 Current Status
Posted: Thu Sep 24, 2020 11:44 am
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Walkure 2.0 Current Status
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Still trying to locate body and paint person. Re-assembled fenders, doors, trunk, and rear lid in order to check fit after blasting. Driver's front fender needed some adjustments to fit. 3 capture nuts replaced with rivnuts. Documented body repair locations. Holes in door from POs install of "Sports" mirrors.


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Walkure 2.0 Current Status
Posted: Thu Sep 24, 2020 11:44 am
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Walkure 2.0 Current Status
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Still trying to locate body and paint person. Re-assembled fenders, doors, trunk, and rear lid in order to check fit after blasting. Driver's front fender needed some adjustments to fit. 3 capture nuts replaced with rivnuts. Documented body repair locations. Hole in door from blast blow out.


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Walkure 2.0 Current Status
Posted: Thu Sep 24, 2020 11:40 am
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Walkure 2.0 Current Status
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Still trying to locate body and paint person. Re-assembled fenders, doors, trunk, and rear lid in order to check fit after blasting. Driver's front fender needed some adjustments to fit. 3 capture nuts replaced with rivnuts. Documented body repair locations.


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181 Wiper Assembly
Posted: Sun Sep 20, 2020 5:25 pm
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181 Wiper Assembly
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181 Wiper Assembly
Posted: Sun Sep 20, 2020 5:25 pm
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181 Wiper Assembly
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Walkure 2.0 Current Status
Posted: Fri Sep 18, 2020 11:23 am
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Walkure 2.0 Current Status
Semper_Dad
Still trying to locate body and paint person. Re-assembled fenders, doors, trunk, and rear lid in order to check fit after blasting. Driver's front fender needed some adjustments to fit. 3 capture nuts replaced with rivnuts. Documented body repair locations. Holes in door from PO install of "Sport Side Mirrors".


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Walkure 2.0 Current Status
Posted: Fri Sep 18, 2020 11:23 am
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Walkure 2.0 Current Status
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Still trying to locate body and paint person. Re-assembled fenders, doors, trunk, and rear lid in order to check fit after blasting. Driver's front fender needed some adjustments to fit. 3 capture nuts replaced with rivnuts. Documented body repair locations. Rust pinhole in passenger side rocker.


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Walkure 2.0 Current Status
Posted: Fri Sep 18, 2020 11:23 am
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Walkure 2.0 Current Status
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Still trying to locate body and paint person. Re-assembled fenders, doors, trunk, and rear lid in order to check fit after blasting. Driver's front fender needed some adjustments to fit. 3 capture nuts replaced with rivnuts. Documented body repair locations. Pinhole near passenger tail light. Blasting blowout?


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Walkure 2.0 Current Status
Posted: Fri Sep 18, 2020 11:23 am
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Walkure 2.0 Current Status
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Still trying to locate body and paint person. Re-assembled fenders, doors, trunk, and rear lid in order to check fit after blasting. Driver's front fender needed some adjustments to fit. 3 capture nuts replaced with rivnuts. Documented body repair locations.


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RVs and Thing
Posted: Sat Sep 12, 2020 5:50 pm
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RVs and Thing
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1978 GMC pulling Thing


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RVs and Thing
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RVs and Thing
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My 1978 GMC pulling Thing


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RVs and Thing
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RVs and Thing
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My 1978 GMC pulling Thing


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RVs and Thing
Posted: Sat Sep 12, 2020 5:50 pm
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RVs and Thing
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1993 Fleetwood Southwind pulling Thing


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Rear Seat belt mount
Posted: Tue Sep 08, 2020 10:23 am
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Rear Seat belt mount
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Mounting hole with proper threaded insert for seat belt bolt. On some Mexican Safaris threaded insert is behind undrilled sheet metal.


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Rear Seat belt mount
Posted: Tue Sep 08, 2020 10:23 am
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Rear Seat belt mount
Semper_Dad
Backside of mounting hole with proper threaded insert for seat belt bolt. On some Mexican Safaris threaded insert is behind undrilled sheet metal.


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Interesting 181 Parts
Posted: Tue Sep 08, 2020 10:23 am
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Interesting 181 Parts
Semper_Dad
Foot plate for 181. Ghia part?


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Interesting 181 Parts
Posted: Tue Sep 08, 2020 10:23 am
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Interesting 181 Parts
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Expansion tank cover - Originally Beetle part. Sits a bit high in trunk but hood still closes.


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Interesting 181 Parts
Posted: Tue Sep 08, 2020 10:23 am
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Interesting 181 Parts
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Expansion tank cover - Originally Beetle part. Sits a bit high in trunk but hood still closes.


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Interesting 181 Parts
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Interesting 181 Parts
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Expansion tank cover - Originally Beetle part. Sits a bit high in trunk but hood still closes.


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Interesting 181 Parts
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Interesting 181 Parts
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Expansion tank cover - Originally Beetle part. Sits a bit high in trunk but hood still closes.


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Thing Stainless Steel Exhaust
Posted: Sat Sep 05, 2020 12:07 pm
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Thing Stainless Steel Exhaust
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This is the way to connect fresh air hoses to heater boxs via CSPs Heater Hose Fitting CSP for Type-1 engine. Made in Germany but available in US market.
https://www.csp-shop.com/en/exhaust-heating/heater-hose-fitting-csp-255-165-csp-27591a.html

US Availability:
https://www2.cip1.com/ProductDetails.asp?ProductCode=C31%2D255%2D165%2DCSP


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Thing Stainless Steel Exhaust
Posted: Sat Sep 05, 2020 12:07 pm
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Thing Stainless Steel Exhaust
Semper_Dad
This is the way to connect fresh air hoses to heater boxs via CSPs Heater Hose Fitting CSP for Type-1 engine. There is still some acceptable interference with the fitting collar. Made in Germany but available in US market.
https://www.csp-shop.com/en/exhaust-heating/heater-hose-fitting-csp-255-165-csp-27591a.html

US Availability:
https://www2.cip1.com/ProductDetails.asp?ProductCode=C31%2D255%2D165%2DCSP


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Body to pan parts
Posted: Wed Sep 02, 2020 1:35 pm
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Body to pan parts
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Walkure down, Phoenix Rising
Posted: Tue Sep 01, 2020 4:42 pm
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Walkure down, Phoenix Rising
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Front bulkhead. Arrows designate where tabs for optional foot rest would go.


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