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standard dv diaphram valve

Banwell Apr 23, 2004

  1. Banwell

    Banwell previously LeeS3

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    well I am think of experimenting with the cheapo bosch unit, but having a AMD viper dv am I going to be ble to directly replace the unit or am i going to need new clips etc?

    What kind of problems can I expect, all comments welcome, oh and if it goes well viper dv for sale?!? /ubbthreads/images/graemlins/laugh.gif
     
  2. Drill

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    Dude, if you haven't replaced the Audi clips, then your best bet is to get some replacement hose clamps. I had a bitch of a time getting the std clips off, and IIRC they aren't made to be re-usable /ubbthreads/images/graemlins/crazy.gif

    Other than that, it's a straight swap /ubbthreads/images/graemlins/grin.gif

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  3. Banwell

    Banwell previously LeeS3

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    so how can you clean/ service them? Is it just a strip down, polish insides reassemble and grease?
     
  4. PaulRS3

    PaulRS3 Well-Known Member

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    strip, clean, replace o rings, grease, and reassemble, also replacing the lids screws with new ones provided.
     
  5. Banwell

    Banwell previously LeeS3

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    replace o ring s on a amd viper dv?
     
  6. Banwell

    Banwell previously LeeS3

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    Sorry, that should have been:-

    Does the AMD Viper have o rings? I thought they needed replacing in the forge 007. Isn't the AMD similiar in design to the forge 006? Therefore only need as good clean down, reassemble & grease?

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  7. Mike.M

    Mike.M Well-Known Member

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    the Viper has the 2 O-rings spaced out more than the 006 to prevent seizing.
     
  8. Banwell

    Banwell previously LeeS3

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    so is there a service pack for the amd unit?
     
  9. PaulRS3

    PaulRS3 Well-Known Member

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    Sorry, I assumed id mentioned it in this thread, obviously it was another...

    I run the Amd Viper.

    viper acually has 3 o rings

    1 for lid seal

    1 on inside of body

    and

    1 on piston body itself.





     
  10. PaulRS3

    PaulRS3 Well-Known Member

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    and yes you can get a service kit for the AmD viper.

    it looks like this...

     
  11. Banwell

    Banwell previously LeeS3

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    cheers. Might just get one for the weekend!
     
  12. DuncS3

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    I just had my AMD DV replaced with a standard Bosch valve and didnt need to replace any clips.

    Dunc
     
  13. Mike.M

    Mike.M Well-Known Member

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    how much was the kit
     
  14. PaulRS3

    PaulRS3 Well-Known Member

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    [ QUOTE ]
    S3 Mike said:
    how much was the kit

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    Mike , just give Ed or Craig @ Amd a bell , im sure they will sort you out.
     
  15. Banwell

    Banwell previously LeeS3

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    £5 plus postage

    Managed to get a n710 from dealer today, fella said £32.80 - which I thought was steep. Anyway he charged me £22.80, his mistake & my delight!
     

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