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Swirl Arm low cost repair!

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Old Nov 21st, 2019, 13:19   #161
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I have spent two days now researching this damn swirl flap/arm problem. Plastic parts won`t work here. But there is a German guy who made it out from metal. Expensive, but still affordable.

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/volvo-s60...r/112994806639

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k6oPMhsO5qY

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Old Nov 21st, 2019, 13:46   #162
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Because plastic against plastic wears out.
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I've got 127k on mine and it's still fine,

£61 for that metal arm kit is a joke. Easily made from a visit to a model shop if you want one made from metal.
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Do you know any online model shops where I can get parts to make one ?
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