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PostPosted: Sun May 02, 2010 2:34 pm    Post subject: What's This Plug For? Reply with quote

Hi guys....

I'm curious about this plug/hole in the body just inside the sliding door, behind the front PS seat/battery box.

Does anyone know what it is for and where it leads to?

Is anyone using it for some really creative modification?

If, so I'd love to see what you've done!

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PostPosted: Sun May 02, 2010 2:50 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

mu guess is for projection of anti-rust material (from factory)
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PostPosted: Sun May 02, 2010 3:03 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Our 89 Westy doesn't have that. Perhaps that is just on 1986 and earlier?

Do you feel anything when you stick your finger in?
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PostPosted: Sun May 02, 2010 3:07 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

You don't say what year, but from the tan seats in your gallery, I'm guessing 1985?
My 85 westy doesn't have that, but I see you have ac (I don't), so I wonder if it's got something to do with that.
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PostPosted: Sun May 02, 2010 3:42 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I had an 84 Westy with A/C and didn't have that.

In my Riviera there are two smaller holes on the wall behind the passenger seat battery compartment discovered when I ripped out the carpet.
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PostPosted: Sun May 02, 2010 3:45 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

It provides easy access for removing the cadavers of mice. For me it is access to the switch on the slider and the remote lock contacts.
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PostPosted: Sun May 02, 2010 5:03 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Dogpilot wrote:
It provides easy access for removing the cadavers of mice. For me it is access to the switch on the slider and the remote lock contacts.



Mice Cadavers... Sick I pray that I never have that problem.


My van is an '86. I got a little more curious and tried to fish a wire hanger down the hole, but it got caught up on something. Howevever, I'm not convinced that the hole/plug doesn't lead somewhere or have some purpose.
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PostPosted: Sun May 02, 2010 5:53 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Dude, come on, that is easy.

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PostPosted: Sun May 02, 2010 6:36 pm    Post subject: Hole ? Reply with quote

What ever you do, do not put your finger in there .Ask me how I know! ! !




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PostPosted: Sun May 02, 2010 8:14 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

You could....... PYWIT Very Happy
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PostPosted: Sun May 02, 2010 8:24 pm    Post subject: Re: Hole ? Reply with quote

stacy schneider wrote:
What ever you do, do not put your finger in there .Ask me how I know! ! !




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My friends call me " 9 1/2 fingers " for a reason .


Stacy. Of course, I have to ask...Why should onw not put their finger in there? Cool
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PostPosted: Sun May 02, 2010 8:25 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Corn1849 wrote:
You could....... PYWIT Very Happy




Funny, Corn. It's been a while since I've seen that SNL skit.
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PostPosted: Mon May 03, 2010 5:08 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Stick something in that hole of similar diameter and report back to us what happened or didn't happen.
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