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by Stevep
Sun Jan 17, 2021 8:57 am
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Tool kit
Replies: 3
Views: 92

Re: Tool kit

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by Stevep
Sun Jan 17, 2021 8:55 am
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Tool kit
Replies: 3
Views: 92

Re: Tool kit

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by Stevep
Sat Jan 09, 2021 10:09 pm
Forum: Wanted
Topic: Engine builder
Replies: 1
Views: 202

Re: Engine builder

Pete shaw at Vw aircooled works
Spalding


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by Stevep
Sun Dec 13, 2020 4:57 pm
Forum: Bus Parts For Sale
Topic: Aircooled art by joe
Replies: 4
Views: 459

Re: Aircooled art by joe

No go to aircooled art by joe (Facebook page) send him a picture of your bus and he does a copy in every detail [emoji106]


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by Stevep
Sun Dec 13, 2020 4:04 pm
Forum: Bus Parts For Sale
Topic: Aircooled art by joe
Replies: 4
Views: 459

Re: Aircooled art by joe

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by Stevep
Sun Dec 13, 2020 4:03 pm
Forum: Bus Parts For Sale
Topic: Aircooled art by joe
Replies: 4
Views: 459

Re: Aircooled art by joe

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by Stevep
Sun Dec 13, 2020 4:00 pm
Forum: Bus Parts For Sale
Topic: Aircooled art by joe
Replies: 4
Views: 459

Aircooled art by joe

Just had these two clocks done of my bug and bus great workmanship and made from a Vw hubcap[emoji106][emoji3]


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by Stevep
Mon Nov 23, 2020 8:03 pm
Forum: Non VW Chat & Discussion
Topic: Beetle storm cover
Replies: 5
Views: 570

Re: Beetle storm cover

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Hi! I have had two of these covers and find them very well made and not expensive,got mine off eBay.
( my bug is a 58 with towel rails and roofrack fitted and it fits easy)


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by Stevep
Sat Oct 24, 2020 2:49 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Steering box
Replies: 3
Views: 296

Re: Steering box

Red 9 seems to split opinion but I rate them better
Steering
Suspension
Braking [emoji106]


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by Stevep
Sat Oct 24, 2020 1:10 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Vintage speed exhaust
Replies: 3
Views: 213

Re: Vintage speed exhaust

Hi does it fit the original j pipes , as I phoned a company to buy a set and they said I would need to buy a kit with j pipes as the exhaust wouldn’t fit original j pipes , and it would cost over 900£ for kit thanks Nigel Hi! I did not replace j pipes in fit straight on my 1641 engine! If you have ...
by Stevep
Fri Oct 23, 2020 9:59 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Vintage speed exhaust
Replies: 3
Views: 213

Re: Vintage speed exhaust

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Hi! I chose this exhaust and fitted to stock engine no problems


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by Stevep
Fri Oct 09, 2020 2:53 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Bay window bearing fail
Replies: 2
Views: 333

Re: Bay window bearing fail

[emoji15] I’ve heard of that happening! That suggests the nut may have been over tightened or not enough grease packed in, the bearing overheats and welds itself together and then to the stub axle, then a combination of intense local heat (which I suspect would effectively heat treat and embrittle ...
by Stevep
Thu Oct 08, 2020 7:52 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Bay window bearing fail
Replies: 2
Views: 333

Bay window bearing fail

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Hi all!
Has anyone come across total bearing fail to the point were the wheel come off[emoji33][emoji33]
This happened at 60mph on the M1
( not me my friend)


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by Stevep
Mon Oct 05, 2020 7:48 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: Engine number
Replies: 10
Views: 370

Re: Engine number

Looks like your engine is a type 1 beetle
DEC 1968


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by Stevep
Sun Oct 04, 2020 9:41 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Engine number
Replies: 10
Views: 370

Re: Engine number

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