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by joannedoyle
Fri Aug 21, 2020 11:05 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: Monroe Air Shocks
Replies: 3
Views: 306

Re: Monroe Air Shocks

Just looked through old emails and found they are MA 785. Fitted to king and link pin . Hope this helps
by joannedoyle
Wed Aug 19, 2020 11:38 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: 1965 Leaky nose cone
Replies: 1
Views: 276

Re: 1965 Leaky nose cone

Hi.
I had a leak on a nose one once. It was where the hockey stick went through. There is a small brass bush fitted in there. I replaced this and all was good.
Simon
by joannedoyle
Wed Aug 19, 2020 11:24 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: Monroe Air Shocks
Replies: 3
Views: 306

Re: Monroe Air Shocks

I have the Monroe air shocks on the front. I put them on due to a steep drive and forever touching up the paint on the bumper. It only lifts a few inches but does the job. I originally had them on a cigarette lighter Socket powered tyre pump connected to a valve on the included air lines. I have sin...
by joannedoyle
Fri Jul 10, 2020 3:58 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: 123ignition tune+
Replies: 64
Views: 8964

Re: 123ignition tune+

Cheers for the info
I’ll check out the link :)
by joannedoyle
Thu Jun 25, 2020 10:16 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: 123ignition tune+
Replies: 64
Views: 8964

Re: 123ignition tune+

Hi guys, Bought a Tune+ from VWJims bulk buy.... here are my findings/curves so far... Jim has put some curves on the 1st page, but I’m not in full agreement with those (sorry Jim! 😆) . Using Jim’s/Paul F’s curve you never get more than 32 degrees total advance - (24 mech, 8 vac) I’m replacing an 0...
by joannedoyle
Mon Feb 03, 2020 11:53 am
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Carbs off eBay?
Replies: 4
Views: 919

Re: Carbs off eBay?

Experience was great. Jetted to my asking and looked like brand new. Got manifolds and linkage off other suppliers , best deal at the time was heritage for manifolds and vintage speed for the best linkage.
Simon
by joannedoyle
Mon Jan 27, 2020 2:18 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Carbs off eBay?
Replies: 4
Views: 919

Re: Carbs off eBay?

alpha1750 is your man
Got mine last year off him.
https://rover.ebay.com/rover/0/0/0?mpre ... 4547327228

Simon
by joannedoyle
Wed Dec 25, 2019 11:29 am
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Merry Christmas
Replies: 3
Views: 676

Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas and a happy new year to all the SSVC members.
by joannedoyle
Fri Nov 22, 2019 9:29 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Kinky Mick
Replies: 7
Views: 1685

Re: Kinky Mick

This is very sad news. I’ve spoke to him a few times. Great guy who will be sadly missed :(
by joannedoyle
Tue Sep 17, 2019 8:07 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: 123ignition tune+
Replies: 64
Views: 8964

Re: 123ignition tune+

Dan gave me a set up he’d been sent from a rolling road test which I used and works a treat. Hi bren Is there any chance you can put up the screen shot of your curve/ vac settings for others to play about with :) Cheers Simon Cheers I got the same one off dan but it’s doesn’t work for my 1776.twin ...
by joannedoyle
Tue Sep 17, 2019 6:09 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: 123ignition tune+
Replies: 64
Views: 8964

Re: 123ignition tune+

Very helpful- thanks all. What’s the cost and is it just a case of removing old dizzy and installing the 123 ? Dan gave me a set up he’d been sent from a rolling road test which I used and works a treat. Hi bren Is there any chance you can put up the screen shot of your curve/ vac settings for othe...
by joannedoyle
Sat Sep 14, 2019 7:38 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: 123ignition tune+
Replies: 64
Views: 8964

Re: 123ignition tune+

I may have been out of the office when the email came around about 123 Ignition+ thingy, but would love to know what it’s all about. Running twin 35 Dell’ortos on a 1776 with Engle 110 and Accuspark SVDA dizzy, which has been rolling road tuned for driveability, but always interested in things like...
by joannedoyle
Fri Sep 13, 2019 6:43 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: 123ignition tune+
Replies: 64
Views: 8964

Re: 123ignition tune+

Scrap that. I didn’t have the vac pipe connected during the testing as with a 009
I’ve put the vac pipe on and getting 32 degrees max. I’ll go for a spin over the weekend and give it a good test.
Cheers
Simon
by joannedoyle
Fri Sep 13, 2019 5:03 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: 123ignition tune+
Replies: 64
Views: 8964

Re: 123ignition tune+

Screenshot_20190722-153032.png Screenshot_20190712-143029.png Screenshot_20190722-153039.png Hi Jim Just wondering if you can help me with my tune+ I’ve just installed it and set the timing. Engine running okay but I’ve put your map in it and for some reason mine won’t advance more than 24 degrees ...
by joannedoyle
Tue Sep 03, 2019 3:14 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Bus fest Ssvc lineup?
Replies: 1
Views: 632

Bus fest Ssvc lineup?

Are we having the usual line up between the barns at bus fest this year??