[T3] Tie Rod Ends....

Jim Adney jadney at vwtype3.org
Sat May 19 04:33:33 PDT 2018

On 18 May 2018 at 22:37, J. Jonik wrote:

> Need to replace left tie rod end...the end closest to the wheel.  Getting
> ready to remove it and then replace it with whichever tie-rod end I have
> in my collection. Will look for identical replacement, that's not worn and
> wiggly....but how to be sure which spares ARE identical?....or otherwise
> suitable for replacing the bad one? 

Tie rod ends come with either right hand threads or left hand threads, and 
some of them may have the threaded end bent at a slight angle. It doesn't 
matter where they come from, you just need to have the same thread and the 
same bend or lack of bend.

Jim Adney, jadney at vwtype3.org
Madison, Wisconsin, USA

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