[Vwdiesel] Bosch but not diesel :o)
mark at shepher.fsnet.co.uk
Tue Jun 1 05:50:48 PDT 2010
Thanks James and Loren for your useful pointers.
Upon closer inspection, the bonding appears to have been a black silicone, and not some kind of fire cement. It's easy to forget that silicone is high temp. I found that I had to file the cooling fins on the rotor, to pass the restuck magnets because the pressed on gear wouldn't come off. It now works perfectly. Of the 2 battery packs, one turned out to be good, and the other has been improving from 0V unrechargable, to 21V.
Not bad for a freebie off 'Freecycle'
Anyone ever made a spotwelder for battery packs out of a microwave transformer?
----- Original Message -----
From: LBaird119 at aol.com
To: mark at shepher.fsnet.co.uk
Sent: Sunday, May 30, 2010 7:12 AM
Subject: Re: Bosch but not diesel :o)
What kind of glue could I use to stick them back on?
Body shops use a glue for stuff like the roof ribs that bend when
the ' 81 to '84 Rabbit headliners sag. They also glue body panels
now, sometimes, instead of welding. I'll bet THAT stuff would do it!
Otherwise I'd lean toward JB Weld.
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