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by vwJim
Tue Feb 25, 2020 8:04 am
Forum: Non VW Chat & Discussion
Topic: Garage roof replacement. suggestions Help
Replies: 4
Views: 102

Re: Garage roof replacement. suggestions Help

Uninsulated metal panels will indeed condensate quite badly. My brick garage used to form condensation after a cold night and a mild damp morning as soon as you opened the doors. The in rush of mild damp air made every surface damp. So I imagine having a metal roof would be even worse. I timber line...
by vwJim
Mon Feb 24, 2020 8:05 pm
Forum: Non VW Chat & Discussion
Topic: Garage roof replacement. suggestions Help
Replies: 4
Views: 102

Re: Garage roof replacement. suggestions Help

What's the current construction of the garage?

Flat roof / pitched?
by vwJim
Mon Feb 24, 2020 8:01 pm
Forum: Bus Parts For Sale
Topic: anti roll bars
Replies: 5
Views: 124

Re: anti roll bars

How many do you have?
by vwJim
Sun Feb 23, 2020 8:46 am
Forum: Bus Parts For Sale
Topic: anti roll bars
Replies: 5
Views: 124

Re: anti roll bars

Yes please. I can arrange collection if you'll wrap them up.
by vwJim
Tue Feb 18, 2020 7:51 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Recommendation please - someone to fit new front shocks (Dorset)
Replies: 7
Views: 367

Re: Recommendation please - someone to fit new front shocks (Dorset)

Cl1ffy wrote:
Tue Feb 18, 2020 6:21 pm
@vwJim because the ride is bloody awful...

I would, but at the moment I’m working 50-60 hours a week and no spare time...
I doubt shocks are the cause.
by vwJim
Sun Feb 16, 2020 11:01 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Chrome ring what year, what Vw model?
Replies: 1
Views: 146

Re: Chrome ring what year, what Vw model?

Maybe off a Bug. From memory those adjuster positions don't match US or Euro spec Bus lights.
by vwJim
Sun Feb 16, 2020 7:34 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Fitting an anti role bar on a lowered bus
Replies: 1
Views: 108

Re: Fitting an anti role bar on a lowered bus

Upside down is for Bugs.

You fit it standard way on s Bus.
by vwJim
Fri Feb 14, 2020 10:51 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: Refitting heat duct 'Y' over torsion housing
Replies: 4
Views: 487

Re: Refitting heat duct 'Y' over torsion housing

That's what I was thinking. Not going to be easy to do neatly
by vwJim
Sun Feb 09, 2020 5:41 pm
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: 1963 RHD Samba - Currently undergoing resto
Replies: 158
Views: 29948

Re: 1963 RHD Samba - Currently undergoing resto

OMG.... That's ridiculous detailing!
by vwJim
Sun Feb 09, 2020 5:39 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Recommendation please - someone to fit new front shocks (Dorset)
Replies: 7
Views: 367

Re: Recommendation please - someone to fit new front shocks (Dorset)

1. Why do you think the shocks need changing..... (I bet they don't)

2. Save yourself some money and do it yourself. Its only 2x bolts and 4x nuts......
by vwJim
Sat Feb 08, 2020 8:12 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Refitting heat duct 'Y' over torsion housing
Replies: 4
Views: 487

Refitting heat duct 'Y' over torsion housing

So has anyone done it to a bus with the floor fitted / fully painted bus?

I've only ever done it with the floor out. So how did you do it / or photos of something non standard on your current bus?
by vwJim
Fri Feb 07, 2020 9:46 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: Help with air filter please
Replies: 10
Views: 524

Re: Help with air filter please

I'd be very surprised if a stock air filter has any clearance issues.

Plus it will help the carb warm up and vent the crankcase correctly too.