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by 65 panel
Sat May 12, 2018 6:43 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Wheel nuts and centre caps?
Replies: 2
Views: 809

Wheel nuts and centre caps?

Hi , I've just purchased a set of BRM wide 5 wheels for my split panel, can anyone tell me what wheel bolts I need and I am after a set of centre caps too, any ideas where I can get them? Many thanks.
by 65 panel
Tue Mar 28, 2017 5:22 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: ball joint beam/king and link pin beam?
Replies: 3
Views: 1044

Re: ball joint beam/king and link pin beam?

Hi Lee, thanks for the info really appreciate it. I don't wanthink to lower the van , just leave it stock height and just want it to stop a bit better. From what year and upto will bay stub axles and discs fit? And is there a adapter for the wide five wheels? Are second hand readily available? Many ...
by 65 panel
Mon Mar 27, 2017 8:09 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: ball joint beam/king and link pin beam?
Replies: 3
Views: 1044

ball joint beam/king and link pin beam?

Hi there, can anyone answer a couple of questions for me please,I have a 65 panel and a 65 11 window. firstly why does the panel have a king and link pin beam and the bus has a ball joint beam and are both the same year? also they both have drum brake set ups, is there any conversion i can do to the...
by 65 panel
Sun Mar 27, 2016 8:32 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: ball joint beam?
Replies: 1
Views: 424

ball joint beam?

Hi there, do's anyone know why my 65 camper has a ball joint beam and my 65 panel has a link and king pin beam? the front of the camper sit's much higher than the panel, and just one more ,is a split ball joint beam the same as a beetle ball joint beam? Only thinking of doing a disc brake conversion...
by 65 panel
Sat Feb 07, 2015 3:24 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Carburetor change?
Replies: 1
Views: 527

Carburetor change?

I there, i have purchased a 30 pict 1 carburetor to replace the one on my 65 panel van, now here go's....... The carb on my van uses a governer but the studs to bolt through the governer and on to the manifold are too short. Can i turn out the studs in the carb and just replace them with the same th...
by 65 panel
Sun Oct 19, 2014 5:37 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: RHD Slider Split Panelvans.
Replies: 9
Views: 2014

Re: RHD Slider Split Panelvans.

Hi there, I've got a 65 I bought back from Cyprus when I lived out there, it's a sliding door panel van like yours and I put it on the road this year and made it to Busfest. It is the first time it's been on the road for 31 years. I don't know how to post pictures :roll:
by 65 panel
Mon Jul 21, 2014 5:47 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: carb trouble?@
Replies: 1
Views: 466

carb trouble?@

Hi there, I have a 65 split panel that runs fine On tick over but if I rev it, it goes to die unless I feather it gently and then it will rev up ok. Does any one know what this could be? I have tried mixture adjustment but still the same. Can anyone help, cheers :wink:
by 65 panel
Sun Mar 30, 2014 6:09 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: steering box woes!!!
Replies: 4
Views: 1065

steering box woes!!!

Just wondering if anyone can throw some light on my steering box problem. Last summer I changed the steering box on my 65 split camper due to it being very notchy, I bought a box off ebay and changed it last summer and everything was fine, it was like driving a new bus, my last trip out was to busfe...
by 65 panel
Sun Feb 24, 2013 7:54 pm
Forum: Buses For Sale
Topic: 1965 RHD factory high roof project for sale. sold
Replies: 12
Views: 5233

Re: 1965 RHD factory high roof project for sale.

New price on the high roof £4,000 firm if anyone is interested, give us a bell, :wink:
by 65 panel
Sun Dec 02, 2012 6:36 pm
Forum: Buses For Sale
Topic: 1965 RHD factory high roof project for sale. sold
Replies: 12
Views: 5233

Re: 1965 RHD factory high roof project for sale.

Price drop on the Highroof if anyone is interested, £5,500. Give me a call on 07900501198, cheers :wink:
by 65 panel
Tue Nov 13, 2012 10:04 pm
Forum: Buses For Sale
Topic: 1965 RHD factory high roof project for sale. sold
Replies: 12
Views: 5233

Re: 1965 RHD factory high roof project for sale.

Pm'd everyone, Thanks Paul. :wink:
by 65 panel
Mon Nov 12, 2012 10:03 pm
Forum: Buses For Sale
Topic: 1965 RHD factory high roof project for sale. sold
Replies: 12
Views: 5233

1965 RHD factory high roof project for sale. sold

It is with great regret that I am thinking of selling my 65 RHD high roof panel van, This project is not for the faint hearted but is very doable, If I get the right money for it I will let it go. I purchased this van from Cyprus and have shipped it to the UK, I have many parts for this van and it d...
by 65 panel
Wed Jul 25, 2012 9:20 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: check this out cyprus graveyard 2!!!
Replies: 26
Views: 4651

Re: check this out cyprus graveyard 2!!!

I have moved back to the UK now and bought the the High roof I bought off Theo with me and is back in the Midlands. This was also bought back from Liverpool docks by Craig too, and a top job and top bloke, also bought back the sliding door panel I bought over there.
by 65 panel
Sun Jul 01, 2012 9:24 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: fuel gauge!!!
Replies: 4
Views: 977

fuel gauge!!!

How do I remove the chrome bezel from the front of a split fuel gauge? Need to clean the glass inside gauge, any ideas? many thanks. :wink: