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Victory over small german car!


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Yesterday I finally reinstalled my half shafts back into The Mighty Cabriolet. The Previous Owner had installed 4 link-type u-joints and did not bother to refresh the nylon locking nuts. As a result, they had begun to back off and some of the bolts were getting chewed up.

 

I bought a set of Guibo type joints from Germany and all new hardware. Now have 2 link style at the gearbox and guibo style at the swing arm, as BMW has suggested. Feeling a little more secure how driving it now.

 

Next up: reinstalling the front bumper.

 

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