Re: [DML] Re: Broken torsion bar
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Re: [DML] Re: Broken torsion bar

In a word: No. Think left handed and right handed threads on a pair of 
bolts - they're twisted in opposite directions.

With thanks to a good friend on this list, I recently tracked down a few 
driver side torsion bars but I've now found the broken end of the one 
that came with my project car so I'm taking a punt and having it welded. 
So far 3 successes and no failures but also no guarantees...


geoff_ombao wrote:

> If push came to shove, would there be a way to alter a passsenger-side
> torsion bar to work on the driver's side? I'd imagine this would be an
> easier task than trying to retrofit a Delorean with another door
> opening system, or trying to remanufacture the extinct part.
> BTW: What ever happened to the spare driver-side torsion bars? Were
> they in the same box as the left-front fenders? :-)

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