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Pinch bolt nightmare - anyone got a spare drivers side front hub thingy??

G111MDS Sep 30, 2013

  1. G111MDS

    G111MDS Member

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    Hi, I'll simply say pinch bolt issues - it ain't moving. Got the two end sections out (having cut through) but the centre section is lodged firmly. No end of heat and banging is getting it to shift. Managed to elongate the hole to boot. So, does anyone have a bare hub and I'll start afresh?

    cheers, Jamie
     
  2. B5NUT

    B5NUT Well-Known Member VCDS Map User quattro Audi A6 Audi Avant Owner Group S-line owners group

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    Where are you based?
     
  3. G111MDS

    G111MDS Member

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    based in Ayrshire, around 40 minutes south west of glasgow.
     
  4. aragorn

    aragorn "Stick a V8 in it!" Staff Member Moderator VCDS Map User

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    Just remember there are two bearing sizes.

    If you get another hub it needs to match.
     
  5. G111MDS

    G111MDS Member

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    will do. Thank you! :)
     
  6. jbh

    jbh TDi lover

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    pretty sure ive got a spare drivers side. I will check in the morning but im 100% ive got a pair.

    James
     
  7. jbh

    jbh TDi lover

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    Jamie just looked. yip there's one here. its still attached to a drive shaft. Ill split it tomorrow and it is defo a drivers side.
     

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