Bring the Broken Samophlange to Wenikee Boltbucket.
You will be allowed to choose one of the following:
Pulling open the face of the control console reveals a dense jumble of wires, tubing and other strange mechanical objects--most of which seem to serve no practical purpose. Pushing them aside and digging deeper into the console, you find the samophlange. A tug removes it from its housing.
Oh, you're back, <name>! Do you have the samophlange?
This is... er... interesting... yes. I'll have it sent along to the Tinkers' Union headquarters in Undermine. I'm sure after some careful dissection and research, they'll be able to make some sense of it.
But, perhaps I'll have a little look myself first...