Re: [DMCForum] Torsion bars - reality
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Re: [DMCForum] Torsion bars - reality



James

Thanks for the information.

Many earlier posts (going back years now) referred to
the cyrogenic process used in the making of the
torsion bars and inferred that remanufacturing them
would be prohibitively expensive.  Now, it appears
that for a mere $5000 you can produce 12 units.

This raises some questions.  Will these bars be made
in the sames fashion as the originals?  If not, will
they be the same (or better) in lifting ability,
lifespan, etc. etc.

Hope this doesn't strike you as "mouthing off".  It is
simply a sincere attempt at further clarification.

Dick Ryan

--- James Espey <james@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> I don't normally post, but this bears clarification.
> Passenger side torsion
> bars are READILY available at the normal list price
> ($386.25). Drivers side
> are unavailable, but tooling is being prepared now
> and the first samples are
> awaiting an uptick in demand. If we could get twelve
> advance PAID orders for
> them at the same retail price as the passenger side
> ones, we would have them
> made again now. Right now, there aren't twelve
> people willing to put their
> money where their mouth is. Perhaps in this forum,
> where everyone is so
> quick to "mouth off", there are twelve people who
> will be interested. :-)
> 
> If anyone is seriously considering paying $2,000 for
> one, email me
> privately. I can find you a used one for
> **considerably** less than that.
> 
> James Espey
> DeLorean Motor Company
> 
> > From: DMCForum@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
> > Reply-To: DMCForum@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
> > Date: 12 Oct 2002 13:53:12 -0000
> > To: DMCForum@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
> > Subject: [DMCForum] Digest Number 72
> > 
> > As you may already know, NOS torsion bars are no
> longer available from the
> > vendors.  The last one for sale that I heard about
> was being offered at the
> > Memphis show for $2000.
> 
> 


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