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by joannedoyle
Fri Nov 22, 2019 9:29 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Kinky Mick
Replies: 3
Views: 362

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: 34
Views: 1604

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: 34
Views: 1604

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: 34
Views: 1604

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: 34
Views: 1604

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: 34
Views: 1604

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: 285

Bus fest Ssvc lineup?

Are we having the usual line up between the barns at bus fest this year??
by joannedoyle
Mon Aug 19, 2019 7:25 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Tyres for 16” Fuchs
Replies: 1
Views: 159

Re: Tyres for 16” Fuchs

Try this site
It’s a tyre size calculator
https://www.tyremen.co.uk/tyre-size-calculator
by joannedoyle
Sun Jan 06, 2019 7:51 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Happy Christmas
Replies: 7
Views: 972

Re: Happy Christmas

Happy new year all:)
by joannedoyle
Mon Nov 19, 2018 12:44 pm
Forum: Bus Parts For Sale
Topic: CB performance Twin solex carb full kit
Replies: 1
Views: 497

Re: CB performance Twin solex carb full kit

I’ve now listed these on eBay £150 starting bid. No reserve
Item no
192728762968
by joannedoyle
Sun Nov 11, 2018 7:21 pm
Forum: Bus Parts For Sale
Topic: CB performance Twin solex carb full kit
Replies: 1
Views: 497

CB performance Twin solex carb full kit

I have CB Performance twin solex kit for sale taken off my newly acquired beetle. They have approx 100 miles on them from new. Come with bell crank linkage, manifolds, balance pipe, air filters and instructions. The motor is a 1641 but would work on anything around that. I’m looking for £270 Ono Pic...
by joannedoyle
Wed Oct 24, 2018 6:59 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: The Engine Shop (Kent) - any experiences?
Replies: 10
Views: 1220

Re: The Engine Shop (Kent) - any experiences?

Our 1776 short block came from TES in 2012. Had no problems with the engine since. Approx 3000 miles a year covered.
Simon
by joannedoyle
Thu Sep 06, 2018 8:38 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Recommend vehicle transport company
Replies: 3
Views: 569

Re: Recommend vehicle transport company

Cheers.
I’ve passed his details to the seller.
Thanks
Simon
by joannedoyle
Wed Sep 05, 2018 7:31 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Recommend vehicle transport company
Replies: 3
Views: 569

Recommend vehicle transport company

Hi all
I’m looking for recommendations on vehicles transport companies?
Has anyone had any good experiences.
Its to transport a bug from Coventry to Manchester :?:
Thanks
Simon
by joannedoyle
Wed Sep 05, 2018 2:05 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Just paid a deposit on a new toy
Replies: 15
Views: 2313

Re: Just paid a deposit on a new toy

vwbuzzers wrote:
Tue Sep 04, 2018 10:23 pm
Stunning got there in the end better than my old bug :wink:
Hi buzzers.
Yes after the long search we finally got a good one. Not as original as yours but you know me. Not a purist. I’ll pop around for a brew when we have it home :wink:
Simon