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MOT Advisory Items

Discussion in 'Z3 & Z3 M Roadster & Coupé Knowledgebase' started by Not ready yet, Jul 17, 2014.

  1. Not ready yet

    Not ready yet Dedicated Member
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    Pretty pleased with today's MOT pass, I can understand item 002, but cannot find replacement covers for item 001, any ideas please.

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    For the cost of ball joint dust covers you have to remove the drop link to fit them, I don't see the point of refitting old drop links. Change them while they're off.
    Just for info, as an M.O.T. tester this ball joint dust cover fail/advise on drop links is a lot of C...P. but we have to apply the rules as we have them.
     
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    The roll bar linkage aka drop link does not have a replaceable cover so change both of the drop links and you will even see an improvement in the front end stability.
     
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    These are not for the Z3, pattern parts have to meet the drawing specification, so don't worry about cost, if you are a label merchant, then Lemforder, meyle, or Delphi, are the oem suppliers.
     

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