The B-post Mystery

Spot the difference!

Those of you who own a Type 4 will have seen these pillars every time you open the rear doors. Did you realise that they were different? If you are like me, you would have assumed that they are a perfect mirror image of each other – why shouldn’t they be? But when I was checking the position of the second side prior to welding it in place, the tape measure was giving me funny answers. Can you see the differences?

Click on a picture to see the answer!