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by rodntod
Tue Nov 20, 2018 10:37 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: Rear Hub Oil Leak
Replies: 7
Views: 498

Re: Rear Hub Oil Leak

CSP kits are the best fit i have found so far,just use your own washer again.
by rodntod
Sat Nov 03, 2018 7:52 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Dragging clutch eventually fixed
Replies: 15
Views: 834

Re: Dragging clutch eventually fixed

Glad you got it sorted Jon.

Ed
by rodntod
Thu Oct 11, 2018 7:55 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Dragging clutch eventually fixed
Replies: 15
Views: 834

Re: Dragging clutch think I have checked most things but still it drags ...

From what i have speed read :lol: i take it the clutch doesn't fully disengage when depressed,even if you adjust the cable tightly. If so,your old pressure plate(clutch cover plate) is worn and too weak to fully disengage the friction plate from the flywheel when pedal is depressed,and no amount of ...
by rodntod
Fri Aug 17, 2018 8:59 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: Removing gearbox
Replies: 3
Views: 327

Re: Removing gearbox

This ^^^^^^^^^^^^^ Better to take them out individually, as it's too awkward to move about/wrestle with as one unit
by rodntod
Mon Jul 09, 2018 8:23 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: Splitscreen 1641 Running Hot - Timing and Mixture Adjustment?
Replies: 6
Views: 734

Re: Splitscreen 1641 Running Hot - Timing and Mixture Adjustment?

flatbeat wrote:
Mon Jul 09, 2018 8:09 am
009 dizzy should be timed at 32deg advance @ 3.5k revs.
This^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^ don't worry where it falls at idle,max advance is more important with a 009
by rodntod
Mon Jun 18, 2018 9:18 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: 109t flywheel
Replies: 6
Views: 493

Re: 109t flywheel

Your endfloat clearance will change if you change the flywheel.
by rodntod
Mon Jun 18, 2018 8:58 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: Brake lights!
Replies: 4
Views: 371

Re: Brake lights!

It's unlikely that both bulbs have blown at once,so here is a quick check you can do. Take both wires off the brake light switch under the van,and with somebody at the back checking the lights,touch the wires together and the brake lights should work(you may need the ignition switched on,depending o...
by rodntod
Mon Jun 11, 2018 9:35 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Reduction box seal kit query
Replies: 2
Views: 364

Re: Reduction box seal kit query

Just ignore it,it's for bugs
by rodntod
Fri May 25, 2018 9:17 pm
Forum: Bus Parts For Sale
Topic: Turnkey 1776 1 years warranty
Replies: 8
Views: 1340

Re: Turnkey 1776 1 years warranty

He'll be at Volksfling this weekend,so you might not hear from him til Monday or so.

Ed
by rodntod
Thu May 24, 2018 8:40 pm
Forum: Wanted
Topic: still looking for a little belt line piece help
Replies: 4
Views: 386

Re: still looking for a little belt line piece help

You're welcome Gedd,all the best mate
by rodntod
Sat May 19, 2018 2:25 pm
Forum: Wanted
Topic: still looking for a little belt line piece help
Replies: 4
Views: 386

Re: still looking for a little belt line piece help

Sorry Gedd ,forgot to post it.I'll get it off to you on Monday

Ed
by rodntod
Sat May 05, 2018 8:15 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Exhaust
Replies: 1
Views: 254

Re: Exhaust

Yip, 1300,1500 and 1600 exhausts are interchangeable
by rodntod
Sat May 05, 2018 8:13 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: 67 Dashboard layout hazard switch or warp drive button?
Replies: 10
Views: 639

Re: 67 Dashboard layout hazard switch or warp drive button?

I think they were standard in USA long before they were here,that may explain it.
by rodntod
Sat Apr 07, 2018 6:35 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Torsion bar adjustment
Replies: 6
Views: 472

Re: Torsion bar adjustment

You are turning the inner clockwise on the nearside,and anti clockwise on the offside Afraid not. You turn the bar clockwise on the rhs to lower the bus and anti-clockwise on the lhs. Yeah that's on the outers,but you have turn the inners in the opposite direction to get the drop he is looking for :D
by rodntod
Thu Apr 05, 2018 9:14 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: engine type?
Replies: 12
Views: 782

Re: engine type?

I think i read somewhere the letter prefix did not appear until 1965,it was only numbers before then. It could have been ground out and teeped with a new number i suppose. It's a single port i assume? According to the samba, 63-65 1500 engine with no cam bearings started with a 0,that might be the a...