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Offline blue metal

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drop links
« on: July 28, 2012, 10:43:14 am »
anyone got the part number for drop link
from vag
 
seat kid
I noticed you recommended not using
ebay parts in another post

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Re: drop links
« Reply #1 on: July 28, 2012, 11:26:33 am »
Ford:
FINIS: 1361653

VW:
P/N: 7M0 411 317D
03 Ford Galaxy 1.9 TDI 115 Ghia in Spruce Green Metallic
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Re: drop links
« Reply #2 on: July 28, 2012, 11:53:03 am »
anyone got the part number for drop link
from vag
 
seat kid
I noticed you recommended not using
ebay parts in another post

Hi Blue metal

Seatkid won't reply on here as he's not a member here, shame really as he is quite knowledgeable.
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Re: drop links
« Reply #3 on: July 28, 2012, 12:47:36 pm »
Thanks for replies just missed spares dept here

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Re: drop links
« Reply #4 on: July 28, 2012, 09:32:51 pm »
Hi Blue metal

Seatkid won't reply on here as he's not a member here, shame really as he is quite knowledgeable.

that made me chuckle.
as above would be an asset.
vw t5 camper van.
reality is for people with no imagination
rip dad 21/12/10
rip mum 3/5/16
rip bruv 11/5/17
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Re: drop links
« Reply #5 on: July 30, 2012, 10:30:00 am »
just priced vw droplinlks
£43 each
Ebay much cheaper

any suggestions as to best cheaper links?

am only doing 15,000 a year now

and would be less expensive to replace Twice (DIY)

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Re: drop links
« Reply #6 on: July 30, 2012, 10:47:46 am »
I replaced mine when car was about 3 years old and 65.000 mls with parts from my local parts shop, can't remember the make it didn't seem significant at the time but still going strong with 120.000 mls was £20 each back then.
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Re: drop links
« Reply #7 on: July 30, 2012, 01:42:25 pm »
Thanks Chris
just went to local factor
and got delphi links £20 pair
should surely get a couple of years
out of them

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Re: drop links
« Reply #8 on: July 30, 2012, 02:40:28 pm »
Delphi certainly rings a bell and that's a good price too [GJ]
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2003 MK2 Galaxy Ghia In Solid Black 1.9 TDI 115PS. 5 Speed Automatic.

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With VCDS lite (full version) need a code clearing or want to scan for faults in the north kent area, PM me.
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Re: drop links
« Reply #9 on: July 30, 2012, 05:33:05 pm »
Delphi and QH are both good makes so "should" last you ;)
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With cream leather interior, Full Bodykit, Remapped at 145bhp, Lowered on 18's
08 Ford Transit 2.2 TDI 115 in Frozen White
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Re: drop links
« Reply #10 on: July 30, 2012, 07:15:40 pm »
Now I remember why I was not going to crawl under
motors again. Aches and pains.
however financially much better off!

well worth doing,relatively easy job.
amazing the difference in noise. Only
one joint was well worn and rattling away noisily.

So do  not be scared of tackling this one DIY
 

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Re: drop links
« Reply #11 on: July 30, 2012, 07:16:40 pm »
No photos for a how-to? Shame on you!  [HAHA]
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08 Ford Transit 2.2 TDI 115 in Frozen White
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Re: drop links
« Reply #12 on: July 30, 2012, 07:25:07 pm »
Sorry about that

had to remember which end of the spanners to use
whitworth was my time ::) ::)

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