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PostPosted: Wed Feb 14, 2018 1:09 am    Post subject: what is it? T2 hook? Reply with quote

The number seems to be 143 1603 543

Anyone know it?
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PostPosted: Wed Feb 14, 2018 7:55 am    Post subject: Re: what is it? T2 hook? Reply with quote

I donít think thatís a Volkswagen part #.
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PostPosted: Wed Feb 14, 2018 7:58 am    Post subject: Re: what is it? T2 hook? Reply with quote

Tow hook.
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PostPosted: Wed Feb 14, 2018 9:53 am    Post subject: Re: what is it? T2 hook? Reply with quote

143 is a Ghia parts prefix.

I found this Ghia tow hook thread:
https://www.thesamba.com/vw/forum/viewtopic.php?t=335639
Same part #, if it's really 1503 instead of 1603 in the middle
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These are the Split Bus tow hooks, they have a different shape:
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PostPosted: Wed Feb 14, 2018 10:01 am    Post subject: Re: what is it? T2 hook? Reply with quote

Karmann Ghia rear tow hook. It bolts on where the bumper bracket bolts go.
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PostPosted: Wed Feb 14, 2018 12:44 pm    Post subject: Re: what is it? T2 hook? Reply with quote

Guess I should brush up on my Ghia parts...

One day I shall own one... with a cool tow hook. Wink
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PostPosted: Wed Feb 14, 2018 12:58 pm    Post subject: Re: what is it? T2 hook? Reply with quote

I have a one of those tow hooks on my ghia. Its stealth, 3 years and so far no one has noticed. I havnt used it either. Confused Smile
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PostPosted: Thu Feb 15, 2018 6:54 pm    Post subject: Re: what is it? T2 hook? Reply with quote

c21darrel wrote:
I have a one of those tow hooks on my ghia. Its stealth, 3 years and so far no one has noticed. I havnt used it either. Confused Smile


Ya will now that you brought it up! Curses!
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