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by SplitBusVanatic
Fri Nov 09, 2018 11:31 pm
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: My Diesel '66 WESTY, Work Continues...
Replies: 57
Views: 24503

Re: My Diesel '66 WESTY, Work Continues...

Got the old girl out into the fresh air today. https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/1842320.jpg https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/1842319.jpg https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/1842317.jpg Few things to tidy up on engine. Need to change oil return pipe. It’s leaking. Have to wire in te...
by SplitBusVanatic
Thu Sep 13, 2018 10:30 am
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: CamperJam of Busfest
Replies: 3
Views: 778

CamperJam of Busfest

Hi guys. Was over at Busfest last weekend. Enjoyed it as always. Have been 7 times now I think. Looking for something different in 2019. Is CamperJam a good show ? Is it as big as Busfest or is it bigger ? I’ve never been. Would there be more splits than Busfest ? I notice the last few years there h...
by SplitBusVanatic
Sun Mar 18, 2018 11:20 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Guy needs a favour for his daughter.
Replies: 1
Views: 511

Re: Guy needs a favour for his daughter.

Here’s the guys contact details
Tony Pardoe 07429991623
by SplitBusVanatic
Sun Mar 18, 2018 10:57 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Guy needs a favour for his daughter.
Replies: 1
Views: 511

Guy needs a favour for his daughter.

Hi all. I seen this on FB. Thought someone here might be able to help. I’ve no connection with this person. Just thought it may be a nice thing to do. I’m in Ireland. Otherwise I would try to help out. “”If anyone can help me out then please contact me directly. Some time ago now my daughter aged 16...
by SplitBusVanatic
Sun Feb 25, 2018 2:03 pm
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: My Diesel '66 WESTY, Work Continues...
Replies: 57
Views: 24503

Re: My Diesel '66 WESTY, Work Continues...

Here's a short little video of it firing up and driving
away.


https://youtu.be/n3pSJyuVwF0

Needs exhaust refitting.
It's a bit loud. HaHa.
by SplitBusVanatic
Sun Feb 25, 2018 1:49 pm
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: My Diesel '66 WESTY, Work Continues...
Replies: 57
Views: 24503

Re: My Diesel '66 WESTY, Work Continues...

Nearly two years to the day since I updated this thread. But I Have been pottering away. The house is busy now. 3 kids as of a couple of weeks ago. So, bus project time is limited. However. On the tdi conversion, I've ditched all the ecu stuff. In simple terms. No more MAF sensor. N75 valve. Map sen...
by SplitBusVanatic
Sun Feb 25, 2018 1:35 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Full electric conversions.....
Replies: 127
Views: 24630

Re: Full electric conversions.....

I really like that.
Really interested to see when it's actually available and what price would be like.
by SplitBusVanatic
Thu Feb 08, 2018 3:03 pm
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: RHD 1954 Samba
Replies: 372
Views: 99306

Re: RHD 1954 Samba

Wow.
I absolutely loves Fuchs.
Are they 16’s ?
by SplitBusVanatic
Sun Jan 28, 2018 10:40 am
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: RHD 1954 Samba
Replies: 372
Views: 99306

Re: RHD 1954 Samba

I actually love these little detailed posted.
Very good.
Keep it up. You got a beaut there.
by SplitBusVanatic
Sun Oct 15, 2017 1:41 pm
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: ICE Breaker - converting a 1967 split to electric drive
Replies: 156
Views: 28329

Re: ICE Breaker - converting a 1967 split to electric drive

Looks great so far.
Also following this on thesamba.com.
by SplitBusVanatic
Thu Mar 16, 2017 9:42 pm
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: RHD 1954 Samba
Replies: 372
Views: 99306

Re: RHD 1954 Samba

Unbelievable dedication.
That dash is timeless.
Great to see it out in the daylight.
You must be over the moon.
by SplitBusVanatic
Thu Mar 02, 2017 7:59 pm
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: RHD 1954 Samba
Replies: 372
Views: 99306

Re: RHD 1954 Samba

Wow.
by SplitBusVanatic
Sat Jan 14, 2017 10:54 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Every door a different key
Replies: 10
Views: 1653

Re: Every door a different key

Or you could what I did and buy a full original set on "one key".
I was lucky enough to pick up a t-coded full set for 200 euro.
by SplitBusVanatic
Sat Jan 14, 2017 1:49 pm
Forum: Bus Parts For Sale
Topic: Few Parts
Replies: 23
Views: 4163

Re: Few Parts

PM sent.
by SplitBusVanatic
Fri Jan 13, 2017 10:29 pm
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: Single Garage Resto...
Replies: 193
Views: 38408

Re: Single Garage Resto...

Looks lovely.
Going to be really nice when you have her assembled.
Well done