“OVAL” Clutch Pedal Shaft Upgrade

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Clutch Pedal Shaft Upgrade for “Oval” VWs
(STANDARD Length Shaft Kit for ’52-’57)
$79 + $11 shipping and insurance US
$79 + $35 shipping International
(all major credit cards accepted, Paypal not required)

<<<  Only 3 “Oval” Clutch Upgrades in stock!  >>>

BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND!  Classic Bug Parts has the proven solution to the problem with the hook-and-loop design of the old clutch pedal shaft and clutch cable on Classic Volkswagens, and it is available here for your ’52-’57 “Oval” Bugs.  On the original part there is constant wear on the clutch pedal shaft hook and on the loop of the cable end, as they pull against each other every time the clutch pedal is pressed in and out.   The old hook and loop design is known to break over time.  This is a known safety issue that is fully resolved with this upgrade.

This upgrade eliminates the old hook-and-loop approach to clutch cable attachment, replacing it with a secure cable connection gliding on a brass sleeve over a durable chromoly pin.    This kit is similar in design to our other proven clutch pedal shaft upgrades and delivers long term dependability and superior performance.

This “Oval” Clutch Pedal Shaft Upgrade features a new 1018 steel clutch pedal shaft (with a sleek centerless-grind finish) providing strong clutch control.   A new precision-machined delrin bushing glides over the clutch shaft inside the brake sleeve (for alignment and grease retention) and it supports the smooth pedal action while minimizing long-term wear.  The far end of the clutch shaft rides on a second delrin bushing within the support bracket.

Here is the Oval cluster after rebuild:  (note the upgraded clutch shaft’s crank arm at far right end)

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INSTRUCTIONAL VIDEO coming soon. Please review the downloadable PDF document linked below.

The kit works with a STOCK CLUTCH CABLE which we highly recommend you replace as well. (The cable is not available through our website at this time, but is available through your local supplier, or at Wolfsburg West.)

IMG_0104A replacement set of bushings IS INCLUDED with your kit.

 

 

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A replacement Clutch Shaft Pedal Pin IS INCLUDED with your kit.

 

Contact Ron for orders and service, or simply order below.

DOWNLOAD PRINTABLE INSTALLATION NOTES

This kit fits all original German pedal clusters, ’52-’57.  Left-hand drive only.

Precision made to exceed German specifications out of HIGH STRENGTH US STEEL.

Clutch Pedal Shaft Upgrade for “Oval” VWs
(STANDARD Length Shaft Kit for ’52-’57)
$79 + 11 shipping and insurance US
$79 + $35 shipping International
(all major credit cards accepted, Paypal not required)