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by phil me up
Sun Jan 26, 2020 1:43 pm
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: 1961 11 window kombi South African- mice evicted!
Replies: 118
Views: 20952

Re: 1961 11 window kombi South African- mice evicted!

hello still got the bus not been on here for years, mostly use Facebook now :lol:
by phil me up
Mon Feb 04, 2019 6:53 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: ***SSVC at the Volksworld Show 2019***
Replies: 49
Views: 5067

Re: ***SSVC at the Volksworld Show***

Yes would like to be in the line up
by phil me up
Tue Sep 08, 2015 3:50 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: hydraulic clutch?
Replies: 6
Views: 823

Re: hydraulic clutch?

http://www.limebug.net/product/view/173 ... r-pack-694
Just about to do this on mine found this kit from limebug
by phil me up
Tue Apr 28, 2015 7:03 pm
Forum: BWA
Topic: Big bang
Replies: 8
Views: 3631

Re: Big bang

Mines got the mega jolt box with the trigger wheel ignition, can you or anybody recommend where I can get it tuned South of England if possible, mine has Richard Morena's old small Switzer 3 turbo from CB performance He upgraded to a much bigger one and run a 14.77 but has fuel injection too
by phil me up
Mon Apr 27, 2015 7:41 pm
Forum: BWA
Topic: Big bang
Replies: 8
Views: 3631

Re: Big bang

no rolling road yet got a full camping interior heavy corian worktop wood floor rock & roll bed :roll: and I need to loose weight :wink: Was going to Vicky farm but might have to work :evil: only revved it to 5500 and didn't launch too hard wanted to drive it home not sit in an AA lorry :lol: Cheers...
by phil me up
Mon Apr 27, 2015 4:59 pm
Forum: BWA
Topic: Big bang
Replies: 8
Views: 3631

Re: Big bang

One you recommended to me Jim, Richard Morena built it about 10 years ago I bought it from a air cooled garage in London who swapped it for a 1600cc normal engine splitty being used as a wedding limo 8O and gave it back to him for a refresh its got scat crank, CB performance turbo, heads, 2110cc dee...
by phil me up
Sun Apr 26, 2015 7:13 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Volkswagger 2015
Replies: 1
Views: 1597

Re: Volkswagger 2015

This has been cancelled :twisted:
by phil me up
Sun Apr 26, 2015 6:35 pm
Forum: BWA
Topic: Big bang
Replies: 8
Views: 3631

Re: Big bang

http://i406.photobucket.com/albums/pp147/goldstar1/037_zpssngmsyqv.jpg http://i406.photobucket.com/albums/pp147/goldstar1/036_zpspzer2dij.jpg http://i406.photobucket.com/albums/pp147/goldstar1/030_zpsws1hiixe.jpg After 3 years of trying finally got the bus ready enough to try for membership 8O did ...
by phil me up
Sun Apr 26, 2015 3:58 pm
Forum: BWA
Topic: Big bang
Replies: 8
Views: 3631

Big bang

Finally got the bus up together enough to run up the strip managed a 17.0934 probably would of got in the 16 's but there was a headwind was B84
#472 04/25/2015 11:43:53 on the timing slip
by phil me up
Tue Apr 16, 2013 8:59 pm
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: 1961 11 window kombi South African- mice evicted!
Replies: 118
Views: 20952

Re: 1961 11 window kombi South African- mice evicted!

Also fitted a charge cooler which my brother in law made using Matt Keane's design from shoptalk forum 8) http://i406.photobucket.com/albums/pp147/goldstar1/sidloulou011.jpg Uses a Escort intercooler in an alloy water jacket to cool the turboed air :oops: http://i406.photobucket.com/albums/pp147/gol...
by phil me up
Tue Apr 16, 2013 8:49 pm
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: 1961 11 window kombi South African- mice evicted!
Replies: 118
Views: 20952

Re: 1961 11 window kombi South African- mice evicted!

http://i406.photobucket.com/albums/pp147/goldstar1/fenginefinished001.jpg Upgraded to 8mm fuel lines with this CB performance part. I have also done away with the distributor and fitted trigger wheel ignition which is based on Ford Fiesta 8O parts, It has worked without fault 8) http://i406.photobu...
by phil me up
Tue Apr 16, 2013 8:41 pm
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: 1961 11 window kombi South African- mice evicted!
Replies: 118
Views: 20952

Re: 1961 11 window kombi South African- mice evicted!

http://i406.photobucket.com/albums/pp147/goldstar1/haylingbilly021_zps148c86fe.jpg http://i406.photobucket.com/albums/pp147/goldstar1/airscoops002.jpg http://i406.photobucket.com/albums/pp147/goldstar1/enginefinished3005-1_zps0a8ed7a2.jpg http://i406.photobucket.com/albums/pp147/goldstar1/vwengined...
by phil me up
Tue Apr 16, 2013 8:31 pm
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: 1961 11 window kombi South African- mice evicted!
Replies: 118
Views: 20952

Re: 1961 11 window kombi South African- mice evicted!

Must get on here more :roll: Got a new engine now its one Richard Morena built 10 years ago a 2110cc with lots of scat parts and a CB performance turbo. I gave it to him to freshen it up with new parts and managed a time of 18.06 at Action last year before the gearbox exploded on the second run up t...
by phil me up
Sat Dec 08, 2012 1:27 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: The cool photo thread
Replies: 3030
Views: 353554

Re: The cool photo thread

http://i406.photobucket.com/albums/pp147/goldstar1/busdelivery.jpg http://i406.photobucket.com/albums/pp147/goldstar1/Action2012017.jpg The day my bus was delivered from South Africa bought unseen 2009 :lol: VW Action 2012 after a run up the drag strip managed a 18.06 run then on the second go mana...
by phil me up
Sat Jun 16, 2012 7:04 pm
Forum: BWA
Topic: spark plug choice
Replies: 0
Views: 2397

spark plug choice

Hi, Im running a turbo engine with cb044 heads one spark plug thread had been cross threaded so a new thread which is 14mm instead of the 12mm standard had been cut in, so I have had all the plug holes machined to 14mm thread, the old plugs fitted were NGK-R/DPR8EA-9 one was a DR9EA So I have found ...