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by vwJim
Wed Nov 25, 2020 11:22 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: which dogleg manufacturer should I go for..
Replies: 5
Views: 135

Re: which dogleg manufacturer should I go for..

Back when they were the only ones available I got the "cheap" ones and they were so crap I cut them back out and fitted the WW ones onto the Pickup. They're not perfect as the space for the rubber seal is sometimes wrong. Had a pair fitted and they were a million times better though than the rubbish...
by vwJim
Fri Nov 20, 2020 6:13 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Brake master cylinder question
Replies: 3
Views: 103

Re: Brake master cylinder question

You shouldn't run a mc with residual pressure valves with the remote servos.
by vwJim
Fri Nov 20, 2020 6:05 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Split screen help
Replies: 12
Views: 325

Re: Split screen help

Andy, did they fit belly pans?

I've seen some installs where the aftermarket companies told the owners they didn't need any structural work to compensate for the big hole cut into the roof.
by vwJim
Sun Nov 15, 2020 9:50 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: Color problems sealing wax red/beige-grey
Replies: 10
Views: 347

Re: Color problems sealing wax red/beige-grey

Scott is that your bus? I thought you were buying a pop top bus?
by vwJim
Sun Nov 15, 2020 9:46 am
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Split screen help
Replies: 12
Views: 325

Re: Split screen help

After seeing some retro fitted non-original pop tops, I'd definitely steer clear. Find an original bus, or an original roof to fit into a bus.
by vwJim
Tue Nov 10, 2020 8:59 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Engine cuts out
Replies: 15
Views: 661

Re: Engine cuts out

Yes, a good RR session can release the full potential of an engine I think mine has come out in sympathy with yours... From high speed engine braking + using the brakes = stalls just as it comes to a stop. From high speed drop it into neutral + using the brakes only = never stalls. Only started rece...
by vwJim
Thu Nov 05, 2020 3:29 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: The New Camper & Commercial magazine!
Replies: 1
Views: 135

Re: The New Camper & Commercial magazine!

Good luck with David
by vwJim
Thu Nov 05, 2020 3:26 pm
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: '67 Pickup
Replies: 185
Views: 28348

Re: '67 Pickup

Photo with the battery modules removed to show the support rails. Mixture of pressed in threaded studs and pressed in female threads to allow the box to be built in situ. https://scontent.fbhx3-1.fna.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/123924422_10158142542387620_3193653957658359981_o.jpg?_nc_cat=108&ccb=2&_nc_sid=0...
by vwJim
Wed Nov 04, 2020 9:04 am
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: General
Replies: 9
Views: 487

Re: General

Is it on the van registry?
by vwJim
Wed Nov 04, 2020 8:59 am
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Supercharger
Replies: 5
Views: 219

Re: Supercharger

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by vwJim
Wed Nov 04, 2020 8:57 am
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Supercharger
Replies: 5
Views: 219

Re: Supercharger

Loads of different setups on here; https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?van ... 6417942620

Including my old supercharger engine that I sold
by vwJim
Tue Nov 03, 2020 8:28 pm
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: '67 Pickup
Replies: 185
Views: 28348

Re: '67 Pickup

Got the battery box back from the CNC folding company today, so some mockup of the first two battery modules after fitting the support rails
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by vwJim
Fri Oct 30, 2020 6:20 pm
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: '58 Turbo Samba
Replies: 170
Views: 35140

Re: '58 Turbo Samba

Bathtub57 wrote: Fri Oct 30, 2020 2:26 pm That's some pretty serious weight savings! At least you'll know it's 100% underneath it all now.
Yeah, competing against Adele for weight lost in 2020
by vwJim
Fri Oct 30, 2020 10:21 am
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: '58 Turbo Samba
Replies: 170
Views: 35140

Re: '58 Turbo Samba

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by vwJim
Fri Oct 30, 2020 10:19 am
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: '58 Turbo Samba
Replies: 170
Views: 35140

Re: '58 Turbo Samba

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