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by Ponvanman
Tue Dec 08, 2015 9:03 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: New Retro Caravan Club
Replies: 0
Views: 680

New Retro Caravan Club

Come on all you Puck, Familia, Mostard , Biod and Kip owners :D Just a heads up for a new retro club for caravans and campers.

http://www.retrocaravanclub.co.uk
by Ponvanman
Sun Nov 15, 2015 6:03 pm
Forum: Buses For Sale
Topic: 1964 Crewcab for sale
Replies: 2
Views: 2658

Re: 1964 Crewcab for sale

Now sold :D
by Ponvanman
Sat Nov 14, 2015 9:24 pm
Forum: Buses For Sale
Topic: 1964 Crewcab for sale
Replies: 2
Views: 2658

1964 Crewcab for sale

Decided to sell my Crewcab, see http://www.volkszone.com/VZi/showthread ... st14528625

£14,500.00

Wish I could work out how to post photos on here ???
by Ponvanman
Mon Nov 09, 2015 8:46 am
Forum: Buses For Sale
Topic: Tempo bus/thing
Replies: 5
Views: 2361

Re: Tempo bus/thing

How cool is that :) :)
by Ponvanman
Sun Aug 02, 2015 7:29 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: What are you towing?
Replies: 16
Views: 2603

Re: What are you towing?

Towed my Pan / Familia with my 64 1500 s/p all over the place. A bit slow on hills but otherwise fine (700kg)
Sorry still not mastered putting photos on here ????
by Ponvanman
Mon Jul 27, 2015 1:41 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: where to buy a standard 15 inch wheel
Replies: 6
Views: 1391

Re: where to buy a standard 15 inch wheel

I have a 15 inch smooth in reasonable condition for £20 if you want to collect it from Nottingham ?
by Ponvanman
Thu Jul 02, 2015 1:21 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Double cab
Replies: 14
Views: 4118

Re: Double cab

I go to a classic car meet in Nottingham sometimes and two turned up there together last year. Not seen them this year yet?
by Ponvanman
Tue Jun 30, 2015 2:24 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Thinking of buying a spliity afew questions
Replies: 9
Views: 1694

Re: Thinking of buying a spliity afew questions

Came back from EBI in Chimay the other day and covered 757 miles with no problem in my 1500 sp stock bus. As said above take it steady and keep on top of servicing :D
by Ponvanman
Sat Jun 20, 2015 8:32 pm
Forum: Non VW Chat & Discussion
Topic: adding pictures
Replies: 60
Views: 32780

Re: adding pictures

Apparently we can now upload photos directly from the computer (eg not via photobucket) but can not work out how to do it ?? what icon do I click on in reply bit ??
Sorry for being thick.
by Ponvanman
Sat Jun 20, 2015 8:23 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Did Commercial split buses have different wing mirrors?
Replies: 20
Views: 4743

Re: Did Commercial split buses have different wing mirrors?

Managed to get new mirror arms / mirrors fitted. Blimey !!!! what a difference they make, I now have much much better rear view visibility and very little vibration compared to the elephants ear mirrors.
Cant work out how to put photos on now ???
by Ponvanman
Fri May 29, 2015 7:38 am
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Did Commercial split buses have different wing mirrors?
Replies: 20
Views: 4743

Re: Did Commercial split buses have different wing mirrors?

found your thread! Have you got at the moment? Also, I found these too on the samba - https://www.aircooledaccessories.com/VW_Exterior_Accessories/Bus_Exterior?product_id=187 Are these something else entirely different? Apparantly there was an option M194 just for this. Does anybody have these on t...
by Ponvanman
Mon Apr 20, 2015 10:30 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: Tow bar
Replies: 2
Views: 913

Re: Tow bar

I have an Autocraft towbar fitted to my 64 crewcab and its lovely :) mine is on reduction boxes though.
by Ponvanman
Thu Mar 26, 2015 8:50 am
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: What are you towing?
Replies: 14
Views: 2763

Re: What are you towing?

I would guess towing an early Puck (only 400kg) or trailer tent with a S/A would be fine if you take it steady.
by Ponvanman
Wed Mar 25, 2015 8:46 am
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: What are you towing?
Replies: 14
Views: 2763

Re: What are you towing?

:glasses1: :glasses1: :glasses1: :D
by Ponvanman
Tue Mar 24, 2015 8:22 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: What are you towing?
Replies: 14
Views: 2763

Re: What are you towing?

[quote="maddison"]^^ just bungee the lid wide open, the bus LOVES all that cool air ;-) Don't want to hijack the thread but still to do with towing I have done a bit more exploring on towing with the engine lid open. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QmwkrQbTgNQ My guess is that due to the turbulence ...