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by splitty61
Sat Dec 14, 2013 9:26 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: speedo/clock refurb.cant get hold of peter banks anyone else
Replies: 5
Views: 1096

speedo/clock refurb.cant get hold of peter banks anyone else

hi guys
tried getting hold of peter banks but no joy.
does anyone know if he is still around as i cant get hold of him.
i need a speedo/clock refurb and dont know where else to try
many thanks
by splitty61
Sun Dec 08, 2013 10:22 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: radio help please
Replies: 1
Views: 657

radio help please

hi guys, i have my bus down to the bare bones and am looking at radio options. i have a samba with the rear speaker holders and would like to know some really good makes of speaker to fit in to them. for the dash i have an original blaupunkt radio but would like to set it up to connect to an i pod b...
by splitty61
Sat Dec 07, 2013 7:57 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: would this gearbox be well suited to a 1915cc motor
Replies: 2
Views: 901

Re: would this gearbox be well suited to a 1915cc motor

a few choices under that ratio including limited slip diff too...so a AT code gearbox has irs too then but is limited slip and irs better if thats an option.if i dont go that way will be doing a 1776 would i still be better with the AT box to keep the revs down on the m/way all the best That would w...
by splitty61
Sat Dec 07, 2013 4:29 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: would this gearbox be well suited to a 1915cc motor
Replies: 2
Views: 901

would this gearbox be well suited to a 1915cc motor

DC 1500/1600 4.125 Type 3 with IRS from 8/68 is the gearbox i have but am not sure if i go 1915CC motor it would be ok or would it destroy itself with that combination?
can anyone help please.
many thanks
by splitty61
Sun Dec 01, 2013 3:41 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: deluxe clock refurb...where to get it done
Replies: 1
Views: 559

deluxe clock refurb...where to get it done

hu guys,
need my deluxe clock refurbing can anyone please offer advice of where i can get it done.
many thanks
by splitty61
Fri Nov 29, 2013 9:28 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: secondhand 1915 engine info please
Replies: 0
Views: 563

secondhand 1915 engine info please

hiya,
thinking about getting a used 1915 motor...its in a bus that can be driven.
couple of questions please.
will it be ok with my type 3 irs gearbox
not sure what one of these is worth used.
any ideas please
many thanks
by splitty61
Sun Nov 24, 2013 7:31 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: porsche fan kits...any good
Replies: 3
Views: 843

porsche fan kits...any good

thinking about one of these kits but before i spend the cash are the porsche fan kits any good and if so where is the best place and best make to get one also do they make that much of a difference
many thanks
by splitty61
Thu Nov 14, 2013 7:37 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: john gurney contact details
Replies: 0
Views: 1246

john gurney contact details

hi guys
does anyone have any contact details for john gurney please
many thanks
by splitty61
Wed Nov 06, 2013 10:57 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: wiring loom draw wire fitting advice please
Replies: 11
Views: 1882

wiring loom draw wire fitting advice please

hi guys thought the draw wire was fitted tightly to my old loom as i pulled it through and guess what??????????? i came off!!!!! i really need any advice of how to get a draw wire/cable/string through the body/conduit so i can attach it to my new loom when i get it. please help as its driving me nut...
by splitty61
Wed Nov 06, 2013 5:35 pm
Forum: Devon
Topic: looking for a cooker for a devon curved cupboard interior
Replies: 4
Views: 1251

Re: looking for a cooker for a devon curved cupboard interio

sorry guys i have now found one but thank you for your replies
:cheers:
type21f wrote:PM sent
by splitty61
Sun Nov 03, 2013 11:12 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: DC 1500/1600 4.125 Type 3 with IRS good for a 1915CC
Replies: 1
Views: 565

DC 1500/1600 4.125 Type 3 with IRS good for a 1915CC

DC 1500/1600 4.125 Type 3 with IRS from 8/68 is the gearbox i have but am not sure if i go 1915CC motor it would be ok
can anyone help please.
many thanks
by splitty61
Sun Nov 03, 2013 4:07 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: gearbox rebuild parts to but and parts to avoid
Replies: 2
Views: 879

Re: gearbox rebuild parts to buy and parts to avoid

thats pretty much spot on many thanks :cheers: Personally I would use a specialist such as Bears or Cogbox. Both very experienced with VW boxes and Bears certainly can supply as well as rebuild. If you're doing the job properly and using the best parts it makes sense to pay the extra and get a speci...
by splitty61
Sun Nov 03, 2013 12:07 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: gearbox rebuild parts to but and parts to avoid
Replies: 2
Views: 879

gearbox rebuild parts to but and parts to avoid

my gearbox needs to be rebuilt as motor etc out and bus going for a resto. i am looking to but the best quality parts to rebuild the gearbox and would like to know which are the best makes as i dont want to buy junk if it means i have to remove it all over again....a general list of whats needed wou...
by splitty61
Fri Nov 01, 2013 5:22 pm
Forum: Pointless Bitching
Topic: ' Make me an offer' on for sale threads.....
Replies: 13
Views: 3762

Re: ' Make me an offer' on for sale threads.....

simple...get the advert removed as it says you have to put a price
by splitty61
Fri Nov 01, 2013 5:10 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Fuchs wheels
Replies: 57
Views: 11912

Re: Fuchs wheels

what a cracking bus,
love it and the wheels
split999 wrote:Image

Adaptors on front, redrilled drums on rear. Fat rubber rocks! :lol:

14's all round.