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Offline bigfuninc

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Shifter contacts install and adjustment
« on: 21 May 2015, 16:32 »
HELP...Need to install new contacts in my shifter and set them up properly. Got the parts I need and the shifter is in pieces and cleaned,

Offline volkenstein

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Re: Shifter contacts install and adjustment
« Reply #1 on: 22 May 2015, 14:34 »
BigFun,
          Go to the front web page and choose the OLD FORUM. Then search for "your gearstick exposed"....

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Offline bigfuninc

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Re: Shifter contacts install and adjustment
« Reply #2 on: 22 May 2015, 15:39 »
cannot find the section you are talking about

Offline Aldwych

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Re: Shifter contacts install and adjustment
« Reply #3 on: 22 May 2015, 16:58 »
cannot find the section you are talking about
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Offline 68autobug

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Re: Shifter contacts install and adjustment
« Reply #4 on: 24 March 2017, 04:40 »
I have fitted new points into the gear shifter in My 68beetle but I believe as they are adjustable, it should be OK to clean the point contacts, solder on a NEW wire , covering the wire with shrink wrap so it doesn't short circuit when the PVC cracks as most original ones have... where it comes out of the gear shifter...

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