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richierich
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PostPosted: Fri Aug 10, 2018 9:17 am    Post subject: Steering wheel / column fixing? Reply with quote

I removed the steering wheel from my 56 to re-centre it and I'm not convinced that what was on there is correct - nut and washer wise etc. The washer did not seem to sit in the aperture correctly and the nut looks a little 'flimsy'.

Can anyone let me have a photo of what the nut and washer arrangement is / should be please?

Thanks
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PostPosted: Fri Aug 10, 2018 5:44 pm    Post subject: Re: Steering wheel / column fixing? Reply with quote

For Pre 59 Beetles, the fixing nut has this style profile
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1960-later Beetles used a wave washer and this style nut-
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