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by David Eccles
Fri Jun 15, 2018 10:56 am
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Ben Pon Barndoor gathering – some of my pics…
Replies: 8
Views: 382

Re: Ben Pon Barndoor gathering – some of my pics…

glad to see someone still posts stuff like this on the forum! nice one!
by David Eccles
Fri May 18, 2018 12:39 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Language used on Facebook
Replies: 23
Views: 1109

Re: Language used on Facebook

I am still working out whether I am a Splitodicus, a Bullisuraus or a Busadactyl ....
oh look I see a meteorite....
by David Eccles
Thu May 10, 2018 7:48 am
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Viccy Farm stuff can someone please post info?
Replies: 10
Views: 611

Re: Viccy Farm stuff can someone please post info?

Nice one - thanks for sharing that with us all :) Things like this on here help to keep the forum alive and encourage people to look on here, as often said it would be a shame to see facebook taking over and the forum waning. though I guess that's the way of things now sadly. And thanks to the commi...
by David Eccles
Tue May 08, 2018 6:10 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Viccy Farm stuff can someone please post info?
Replies: 10
Views: 611

Viccy Farm stuff can someone please post info?

For those of us who don't use Facebook etc it seems we are missing out :cry: I am sure many like me would like to know info from VF / AGM weekend eg what buses won what awards, how many Splits camped over, how many in convoy, and also anything that was decided or discussed at the AGM ... it's a long...
by David Eccles
Mon Apr 30, 2018 5:36 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Language used on Facebook
Replies: 23
Views: 1109

Re: Language used on Facebook

that just confirms why I stay clear of that's stuff and stick on here Nige!
by David Eccles
Fri Mar 23, 2018 6:58 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Instagram
Replies: 4
Views: 338

Re: Instagram

what's instagram... :lol:
my vw dealer gave me a plug in diagnostic box for my Cali this week to link to my smartphone...
what smartphone?
by David Eccles
Wed Mar 14, 2018 12:14 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: correct tail lights 59 us samba, please help!
Replies: 3
Views: 271

Re: CORRECT TAIL LIGHTS 59 US SAMBA! PLEASE HELP!

yes you are right..US spec buses had the new combined round tail/brake lights from 57 :)
anything else you see will have been modified..
by David Eccles
Sun Feb 04, 2018 2:44 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Split with a bonnet on tv advert
Replies: 2
Views: 341

Re: Split with a bonnet on tv advert

think this has been answered before but if you look closely its actually the fumes from the trucks exhaust behind its cab
or that's how it looked to me anyway when I thought same as you then looked closely again at it and the next bits of the sequence?
by David Eccles
Thu Jan 04, 2018 5:02 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Vicky Farm and Stanford Hall
Replies: 5
Views: 500

Re: Vicky Farm and Stanford Hall

with the bonus for me that it's only 10 minutes from my home :)
by David Eccles
Tue Jan 02, 2018 4:49 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Italian Fred ?
Replies: 12
Views: 761

Re: Italian Fred ?

I met up with him looking very dapper I think Dubfeeze last year, he's a Head of Science at a London school now...or was then...
PS he's not Italian, just excelled in finding lovely Italian Splits!
But I dont have any contact info..maybe email membership team and get last contact info?
by David Eccles
Sun Dec 24, 2017 10:49 am
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Hey! I'm in a Christmas commercial with my bus!
Replies: 12
Views: 897

Re: Hey! I'm in a commercial with my bus!

made me smile
nice one
by David Eccles
Tue Dec 19, 2017 8:59 am
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Vehicle of Historic Interest (VHI) definition
Replies: 11
Views: 1007

Re: Vehicle of Historic Interest (VHI) definition

Thanks for posting this .. it clears up and lays to bed rumours and fears
PS and Merry Christmas John!
by David Eccles
Wed Nov 22, 2017 4:37 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: birth certificate question
Replies: 5
Views: 396

Re: birth certificate question

The only place is the stiftung museum as on that link but be advised they are not very quick at turning it round!
by David Eccles
Mon Nov 06, 2017 4:34 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: M plate missing
Replies: 9
Views: 654

Re: M plate missing

The chassis plate will have the model number 22 M/bus ,23 Kombi, 24 Deluxe (but the M plate will tell you if sunroof model or not)
Rather than a new M plate I'd just go for the birth certificate if bought...
by David Eccles
Sun Nov 05, 2017 1:08 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: M plate missing
Replies: 9
Views: 654

Re: M plate missing

M plates have often been removed especially years back when no-one realised the info it contained Not in itself an issue but it can set alarm bells nowadays as there are potential dodgy things more common now What is important is the vin plate with chassis number - on a 1960 bus this will be found o...