Odometer tooth gear broken.

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gsa60
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Odometer tooth gear broken.

Post by gsa60 » Mon Sep 12, 2016 2:25 pm

Hi guys,

Sorry if this is the wrong place (I know it's not an electrical issue but It seemed the best place)
My odometer is not working. The reason being that the toothed wheel that connects to the electric motor broke.
Right now I'm looking for a replacement.

Can anyone let me know if this one fits?
http://www.ebay.com/itm/odometer-repair ... EQ&vxp=mtr

My problem is that the bottom wheel is broken so I do not know if it's a 16 tooth gear.
Also Is there any other place to look for these? 16€ seems way too much!

BR
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Re: Odometer tooth gear broken.

Post by brinkie » Mon Sep 12, 2016 5:12 pm

Usually only the little 20 tooth gear breaks.
What makes you think 16 euro for a specially reproduced part, unavailable at Volvo, is expensive?
Robert.

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Re: Odometer tooth gear broken.

Post by AleksanderHugo » Tue Sep 13, 2016 11:34 am

3D printing is the only hope for 480 owners :lol:

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Re: Odometer tooth gear broken.

Post by 480 2.0|T » Wed Sep 14, 2016 5:48 pm

Hello,
there is a 3D printed version by Rüdiger Scheidt in high resolution.
http://www.shapeways.com/product/EUDYJM ... d=60463820

As I tested the pre-series version I can say that it fits very good! :hopping:

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Re: Odometer tooth gear broken.

Post by balto8 » Wed Sep 14, 2016 9:44 pm

He has seatbelt buckles release buttons. Love that.

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