[Author Prev][Author Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Author Index][Thread Index]

Re: Combo switch

These units are not repairable. I tried to open up the one on my 90q to fix the broken high beam selector. After a few hours of fruitless effort, I
realised that it was the same switch on a 5000. I swapped them and was done.


Sachelle Babbar wrote:

> What generally makes combo switches go bad? Same thing as window switches?
> Oxidation, thin layer of contact metal? Can on e prevent an expensive
> combo switch from going bad by using lube contact cleaner, etc.? Once it
> does go bad, can it be opened to tinker with?
> **************************************************************************************************************************************************
> *Steve                                       Sachelle Babbar
> *'84  5ksT 1.6-2.0 bar                    <SBABBAR@IRIS.NYIT.EDU>
> *Cockpit adjustable wastegate, AudiSport badge
> *
> *Disclaimer:"Any information contained herein is based purely on my own
> *personal experience and may not necessarily reflect yours. Use caution as
> *your results may vary from mine."
> ********************************************************************************