Engine lid stay bracket

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Re: Engine lid stay bracket

Post by boardman411 » Fri Nov 24, 2017 5:27 pm

I think - I'm missing this bit as well, thought it was just the hinge.. I've been using a long piece of wood to hold lid open.

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Re: Engine lid stay bracket

Post by OLD BUG RACER » Fri Nov 24, 2017 7:45 pm

Read this thread , never had a spring on my van.

so bought this seems a bit cheaper than other suppliers.

http://www.alanhschofield.com/ourparts/ ... 27375.html

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Re: Engine lid stay bracket

Post by RockStock » Thu Nov 30, 2017 4:18 pm

This guy does a repro, $90.
Not totally accurate, but maybe youre not fussy.
https://www.thesamba.com/vw/classifieds ... id=2108256

I got an original bracket by following up ads where the guy was breaking an earlyish bus.
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