[Vwdiesel] shifter linkage Vanagon adjustment

maded maded at gte.net
Sun Aug 11 22:16:04 EDT 2002

As usual I opened mouth before checking foot-- Upon actually trying to drive
it I find I have ONLY 1st and 3rd and 4th. No reverse and no 2nd.  Back
under the vehicle.  I used Lock Tite I was so smug.  I will join the others
combing the Vanagon list archives.  Jim Arnott---any suggestions?

Ed Lowe, Seattle
82 Westy diesel upgrading to 1.9td
85 Golf diesel
92 Cabrio
97 Passat Tdi

>From: Gary Shea <shea at gtsdesign.com>
>To: maded <maded at gte.net>

>Hi Ed --
>Congratulations on getting the shifter set up successfully; I am
>following the vanagon list at the moment and there's been a thread there
>of folks having trouble doing it.  Sounds like following the book is
>the easy way!
>My guess is that 'reverse lockout' is simply that you can't accidentally
>go into reverse instead of first.  Simple, obvious ;)
>        Gary

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