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by 66Westy & 64Bug
Wed May 02, 2018 9:55 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: Engine wont start
Replies: 10
Views: 1011

Re: Engine wont start

Carefully take the fuel line off the carb, with the open end in an old mug get someone to turn it over on the key. You will soon see if the pumps working. Just did that and turned engine over for around 20 seconds and no fuel in the mug, so new fuel pump it is, Thanks everyone for your help If your...
by 66Westy & 64Bug
Sun Apr 29, 2018 5:54 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Engine wont start
Replies: 10
Views: 1011

Re: Engine wont start

Dougie wrote:
Sun Apr 29, 2018 4:43 pm
Carefully take the fuel line off the carb, with the open end in an old mug get someone to turn it over on the key. You will soon see if the pumps working.
Just did that and turned engine over for around 20 seconds and no fuel in the mug, so new fuel pump it is,
Thanks everyone for your help
by 66Westy & 64Bug
Sun Apr 29, 2018 5:28 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Engine wont start
Replies: 10
Views: 1011

Re: Engine wont start

Dougie wrote:
Sun Apr 29, 2018 4:43 pm
Carefully take the fuel line off the carb, with the open end in an old mug get someone to turn it over on the key. You will soon see if the pumps working.
Thanks Dougie I'll give a try
by 66Westy & 64Bug
Sun Apr 29, 2018 5:27 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Engine wont start
Replies: 10
Views: 1011

Re: Engine wont start

If the filter is between the tank and the mechanical? fuel pump and isn’t getting fuel then it’s not the pump that’s the problem it’s your filter, as the pump should be after the filter and before your carb right? So check your lines between the tank and the filter, Daft question I know, but I’m go...
by 66Westy & 64Bug
Sun Apr 29, 2018 4:37 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Engine wont start
Replies: 10
Views: 1011

Re: Engine wont start

Thanks richandsue, I don't have a funnel small enough here at home, I'll try get one this week.
by 66Westy & 64Bug
Sun Apr 29, 2018 11:41 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: Engine wont start
Replies: 10
Views: 1011

Engine wont start

Hi, engine on the van wont start, it turns over but wont fire. Its not getting fuel the plastic filter only has a little fuel in it and when I'm pumping the accelerator I dont really smell any fuel. I'm fairly certain it must be a fuel pump failure - Its currently a Brazilian one & just want to chec...
by 66Westy & 64Bug
Tue Feb 21, 2017 10:58 am
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Straps to go over van cover
Replies: 0
Views: 456

Straps to go over van cover

Hi
I'm looking to buy some palm equipment straps to secure my covers on the van, could anyone let me know if a 5.5m strap would go over the van before I buy them?
by 66Westy & 64Bug
Tue Jul 05, 2016 2:13 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Camper needed for wedding
Replies: 0
Views: 405

Camper needed for wedding

Hi,
a friend of mine is getting married on the 30th July in Harrogate and is looking for a camper van for her wedding day.
I've tried a few local pals I know but they are either on holiday or booked up.

If anyone could help that would be great.

Cheers
by 66Westy & 64Bug
Fri Jun 10, 2016 3:54 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: headlight bulbs
Replies: 4
Views: 867

Re: headlight bulbs

Thanks I see that C&C sell them so I'll try them - they havent had any reported over heating problems.
by 66Westy & 64Bug
Fri Jun 10, 2016 11:45 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: headlight bulbs
Replies: 4
Views: 867

headlight bulbs

Hi, I've got a bulb out on my newly restored 64 beetle and its a loooong time since i've bought a headlight bulb. It has the tungston round base like this https://www.vwheritage.com/shop/beetle/941VAG410/bulb-headlamp-12v-45-40w/?crumbStartPage=1&crumbStartRow=1 is there anywhere that sells 12v halo...
by 66Westy & 64Bug
Mon Jul 01, 2013 12:52 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: OUR VAN IN THE LOCAL NEWSAGENT
Replies: 14
Views: 1683

Re: OUR VAN IN THE LOCAL NEWSAGENT

Looks like Surreysplits westy is on there.
by 66Westy & 64Bug
Wed Jun 12, 2013 8:39 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Dub Box on apprentice
Replies: 13
Views: 2060

Dub Box on apprentice

Just seen dub box on the apprentice
please don't tell me they are made from chopped splits!
by 66Westy & 64Bug
Fri May 31, 2013 9:07 am
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: 6v halogen headlight bulbs
Replies: 3
Views: 884

Re: 6v halogen headlight bulbs

Cheers, thanks for the link!
by 66Westy & 64Bug
Thu May 30, 2013 7:10 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: 6v halogen headlight bulbs
Replies: 3
Views: 884

6v halogen headlight bulbs

Hi,
my van has 6v halogen headlight bulbs. does anyone know where I can purchase these?
by 66Westy & 64Bug
Tue May 07, 2013 12:56 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Interior Panel Help
Replies: 17
Views: 2146

Re: Interior Panel Help

I can confirm Clara's stuff is good, mine put on in the states and then came with the van... Try piggy backing inside someones bus purchase and throw them a few quid for the trouble... If someone gets a enough orders you could take some container space, but I think it will still be pricey.... Good ...