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Posted: Sat May 19, 2007 3:01 pm 
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For the sake of 3 x 10mm bolts, I'd put it back.

 

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Posted: Sat May 19, 2007 3:14 pm 
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snap i still got mine, though i will have to re-route the handbrake cable how would i go about that??? coz when i put my handbrake on the cable would rub against the dampener and snap

 

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Posted: Sat May 19, 2007 3:20 pm 
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wicksy wrote:
snap i still got mine, though i will have to re-route the handbrake cable how would i go about that??? coz when i put my handbrake on the cable would rub against the dampener and snap


Yeah, that's a bit of a strange one - my XH has the same setup, I'lll have a look to see, should fit no probs - although Alted fitted yours ?? (Say no more . . . )

 

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Posted: Sun May 20, 2007 12:43 pm 
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yeh spot on, haha alted fitted mine, went through 3 handbrake cables and a mechanic found that was the cause of the problem

 

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Posted: Sun May 20, 2007 10:10 pm 
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I'd say he's probably bent the bracket that the weight mounts to, maybe before he fitted it.

 

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Posted: Sun May 20, 2007 11:46 pm 
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ok sweet thanx snap, will put my car on ramps this week and suss it out, i got 5months to do it though

 

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Posted: Thu May 31, 2007 2:48 am 
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my xf dosnt have a handbrake haha and its a manual
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