In Reply to: Alternate clutch stop (pics) posted by Andrew - Sydney, Australia on January 16, 2000 at 19:22:17:
: I went looking for the parts to do a clutch stop a-la-Ron Stygar, and whilst in the hardware store spotted the following:
: I thought they looked pretty much like what I wanted the finished product to be, so I bought them. Out of the packet, I discovered the thread was 1.25, not the 1.5 specified, but a quick run of the correct die over it, and viola! (Apologies to any offended engineering types :-)
: I added a washer and jam nut, and installed:
: or close-up
: So, if there are another 3 Z3 drivers around Sydney, Australia, they can get an adjustable clutch stop for $10.00 AUD.
: BTW, I *love* the way it feels to change gears now!! It's so much slicker; it almost feels like an on-off switch :-)
: Red/black 1.9l
Hi Andrew, please Email me with your contact details. I would like to purchase 1 of your nifty clutch stops (with unique aussie engineering input). All royalties to RKS.