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by philsparks
Sat Feb 09, 2019 6:26 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Good Tyre size for 14 inch wheels?
Replies: 10
Views: 322

Re: Good Tyre size for 14 inch wheels?

Excellent, I'm so glad I did mine. Let me know how you get on.
Phil

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by philsparks
Sun Feb 03, 2019 12:13 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Wax oil holes
Replies: 9
Views: 283

Re: Wax oil holes

Thanks phil

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by philsparks
Sun Feb 03, 2019 11:55 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: Wax oil holes
Replies: 9
Views: 283

Re: Wax oil holes

Where did you get Ya grommets. ?
I will load goggle translation aha.

Thanks Phil

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by philsparks
Sun Feb 03, 2019 10:17 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: Good Tyre size for 14 inch wheels?
Replies: 10
Views: 322

Re: Good Tyre size for 14 inch wheels?

Hi Paul.

I went for the 185R14 C 8 ply tyre. It has transformed the ride and driving. No more wandering in to dips and cambers . It has 102 load rating.
Hope that helps
Thanks
Phil

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by philsparks
Sat Feb 02, 2019 10:57 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: Wax oil holes
Replies: 9
Views: 283

Wax oil holes

I am thinking of drilling some holes from inside the van into the sills so I can wax oil. Does anyone have a plan of where to drill etc, what size etc.

Thanks
Phil

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by philsparks
Sat Feb 02, 2019 10:33 am
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Blasting Die Past Restoration company Bristol
Replies: 270
Views: 28702

Re: Blasting Die Past Restoration company Bristol

Is that pictures of your standard chassis underside blast and paint?

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by philsparks
Fri Feb 01, 2019 7:06 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Good Tyre size for 14 inch wheels?
Replies: 10
Views: 322

Re: Good Tyre size for 14 inch wheels?

OK, the height to the guttering top edge from the ground is 1640mm.

Phil

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by philsparks
Thu Jan 31, 2019 9:42 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Good Tyre size for 14 inch wheels?
Replies: 10
Views: 322

Re: Good Tyre size for 14 inch wheels?

No plenty of room all round. I will measure it tomorrow when I get in the snow. Aha

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by philsparks
Tue Jan 22, 2019 7:52 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Good Tyre size for 14 inch wheels?
Replies: 10
Views: 322

Re: Good Tyre size for 14 inch wheels?

Hi
I have just changed from 15 to 14 inch wheels I used 185 80 r14 . Worked out great. I am dropped spindles and straight axle.
Back to stock gearing according my speedo.

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by philsparks
Sat Jan 12, 2019 5:49 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Anyone who can help me press King Pins apart in Midlands?
Replies: 5
Views: 238

Re: Anyone who can help me press King Pins apart in Midlands?

Best person to ask is vwgillybilly on here
Happy new year as well

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by philsparks
Fri Jan 11, 2019 7:15 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Welding
Replies: 3
Views: 300

Re: Welding

Thank you I will pop over and see him


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by philsparks
Thu Jan 10, 2019 8:00 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Welding
Replies: 3
Views: 300

Welding

Hi
Can anyone recomend somebody for replacing my sills in the south coast area?
Thanks



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by philsparks
Mon Dec 24, 2018 4:02 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Progressive carb
Replies: 0
Views: 164

Progressive carb

Hi. I bought a new webber progressive to replace my old one from eurocarb carb. Of course it was anything but ready for me. I have set the float height to 5 1mm and rejetted it. It runs and idles well but if you blimp the throttle it takes a few seconds to slow back to Idle. Any ideas? Is the primar...
by philsparks
Sun Dec 23, 2018 4:00 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Happy Christmas
Replies: 7
Views: 400

Happy Christmas

Just wanted to say Happy Christmas and a Happy new year to all the club members.

Here's to many miles in 2019[emoji3]

May ya bus roll on.

Phil

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by philsparks
Tue Dec 11, 2018 8:22 pm
Forum: Bus Parts For Sale
Topic: A few wheels
Replies: 10
Views: 991

Re: A few wheels

What the off set on the 14 inch wheels?

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