[T3] Thermostat linkage spring?

Dave Hall dave at hallvw.clara.co.uk
Sun Nov 6 09:26:27 PST 2016

It looks similar but has a different part number so is probably not the same
strength/length etc.
It's no.27 in the parts book picture at the website below, which may also
give an idea where it fits:-

UK VW Type 3&4 Club

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Subject: Re: [T3] Thermostat linkage spring?

It looks like an original return spring for dual Solex carburetors to me?
They hook to the dual slots on both engine tins & face straight up to the

> Now a long while back I had removed the tin on that side to remove a 
> washer that had fallen into the intake valve on number one, In the 
> process of doing so I removed a small spring from the linkage and 
> could not remember where it went. Does anyone know where it was? Since 
> I have it all open I want to place it back in.
> Here is a link to a pic of the spring:
> http://volkswageninsanity.us/Postings/thermspring.jpg
> Thanks,
> Daniel Du Vall
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