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Date:         Fri, 7 Apr 2000 13:55:34 -0400
Reply-To:     "Carrington, Tom" <TCarrington@RELITECH.COM>
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From:         "Carrington, Tom" <TCarrington@RELITECH.COM>
Subject:      Re: 3rd---->4th gear...Vanagon tranny
Comments: To: Larry Bissell <lbissell@SLONET.ORG>
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Hi Larry,

I have documented the problem at:

But I'm not sure when the failure is most likely to occur. It happened at 116K miles on my 1987 GL.

TomC 85 Vanagon Crew Cab 82 Westy diesel=>gas conversion 65 Notchback

-----Original Message----- From: Larry Bissell [mailto:lbissell@SLONET.ORG] Sent: Thursday, April 06, 2000 9:44 PM To: vanagon@GERRY.VANAGON.COM Subject: 3rd---->4th gear...Vanagon tranny

I understand that a flaw exists in a specific part of the vanagon tranny between 3rd and 4th gears. Could anyone give me advice on about what mileage this part malfunctions.


LL Bissell

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