Re: spare wheel bracket
IIRC the mounting bolts are integral to the inner bit of the set up, and are
welded on. Just take it all off and cover the area with a suitable bit of
alu plate rivited on.
"mogg" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> I have fitted a nato hitch to my 90, all ok so far, except for
> when I try to use the hitch the spare wheel is in the way.
> I have decided to bite the bullet and go for the macho "wheel on roof
> rack" look, but obviously when the spare is removed, you end up with 3
> bolts just waiting to take someone's eye out. So gents can you advise me
> taking off the bolts along with the 50 or so Philips screws holding the
> plate on.
> Will the bolts detach from the plate so I can refit it just leaving the
> silver plate or will I have to put a new panel on the door