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Re: Anyone _successfully_ rebuilt a Bosch mechanical metering unit
In article <firstname.lastname@example.org>, in mail.Audi_List,Phil Payne wrote:
> Well, I hope you get the kit you need. The one that Audi sell as the metering
> head repair kit is basically just a new system pressure regulation valve, a set
> of shims with which to adjust it, and a few O-rings associated with the valve -
> part number 035 198 685.
Oh Dear! Sounds like this is what is arriving.So when you got yours rebuilt,where
did the kit come from? Audi or a non OEM source ?Any way of finding out?
> They sold me one too, despite the fact that the system pressure valve has been
> stripped out of the MB's metering head and replaced with a separate external
Well,it's ordered now,so I'll find out tomorrow,when it's delivered :-(
> I'm still trying to find a UK source for the proper rebuild kit including the
Presumably BR M/Sport can get them,so there must be a _way_ My drinking partner
is a Bosch agent,maybe I'll have to ply him with drink tomorrow night... Wish the
wife had never bought this damned thing now.At least with electronic injection
one isn't messing with a wear problem in some plumbers nightmare.
Thanks for your help.