Detatchable steering wheel

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  1. SteveandDenise

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    Can any one tell me if there is a detatchable steering wheel available for X250 model Ducato,s I know that they were available for pre 2006 but not sure on the latter.
     
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    Nope, not available for vans with air bags.
     
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    When I looked at the Morrelo van which is a new van it had one and Cathargo also offer a removeable or swing away option?
     
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    I suspect the Morrelo didn't have an air bag, I had a look at the Murvi price list all vans come with air bags and there is no detachable option. The Carthago would have been on an Iveco chassis.
     
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    Most people who build on the IVECO base chassis including Morelo and Concorde offer the removable option but I am sure that Lenny HB will be right that an airbag is not fitted.

    Morelo do a nice neat job of it with a posh looking cover to go in its place, makes the indicator stalk look a bit like motorbike handlebars.

    Martin
     
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    Looks like a bit of confusion between Morrelo a Murvi PVC and Morelo upmarket German manufacturer.
     
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    Yes Morrelo are not made by Murvi they are Iveco based top end vans I am not sure on the air bag but would have thought a new van would have one fitted after all look at all of the switches ect on steering wheels they must use some type of slip rings.
     
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    N_ _ _ _ooo Morrel are made by Murvi, Morelo are the German converter.:D
     
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    It was £198,000 so I may have misspelt Morelo it was definitely not a van conversion. I have a Carthargo brochure that list one but that may be on the Iveco only.
     
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    Sorry t'was I that started the confusion I believe, the Morelo I was referring to is indeed an upmarket German van based on the IVECO, no airbag though.

    Martin
     
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    I think the reference is to a removable steering wheel in the Carthago brochure but most likely on an IVECO chassis.

    Martin
     
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    I was just adding to the confusion. Possibly unnecessarily! :)
     
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    Silly foreign spelling, once we are out of the EU we can spell it how we like:whistle:
     
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    Seems like a lot of money for a removable steering wheel £198k:eek::eek:
    Cheaper to get a fixed one I think (y)
     
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