Ducato Spare Wheel Carrier

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  1. 2spritelyislanders

    2spritelyislanders Funster

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    The spare wheel retaining mechanism on my van is operated by a cable system. The bar that operates this is missing from the toolkit. Does anyone know where I can get one please?
     
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    Hi
    I can't help with where you can buy the bar from but when I installed mine, I made up an extension piece using 8mm Hexagon nuts on a long bolt-which worked ok. You can then use this with a spanner or other means in your tool kit to lower or raise your spare, until you find a replacement
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    Thanks for your help Jim. Mine must be different from yours because it's not hexagonal it's five-sided.
     
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