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by Starsky2727
Fri Jul 05, 2019 8:12 pm
Forum: Bus Parts For Sale
Topic: 1/4 light - sliding window locks
Replies: 228
Views: 29761

Re: 1/4 light - sliding window locks

Quality bit of kit


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by Starsky2727
Fri Jun 28, 2019 8:31 pm
Forum: Recommended Camping
Topic: Tranquil Campsite In Cornwall
Replies: 1
Views: 147

Re: Tranquil Campsite In Cornwall

Hi All, I’m down in Cornwall on a beautiful tranquil family friendly campsite between St Agnes and Perranporth “Crosscombe Farm”. It’s run by a lovely couple Fred & Glynis, Fred as a 65 Westy and a 79 Bay and will talk all day about Volkswagens which we were doing one evening the next thing I know ...
by Starsky2727
Sun May 05, 2019 3:37 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Thank you Eddy
Replies: 7
Views: 507

Re: Thank you Eddy

Well said !!


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by Starsky2727
Fri May 03, 2019 8:19 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Bus judders when pulling away
Replies: 16
Views: 762

Bus judders when pulling away

type21f wrote:See you there.!
Be nice to meet you Mr G and see your Devon


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by Starsky2727
Fri May 03, 2019 12:36 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Bus judders when pulling away
Replies: 16
Views: 762

Re: Bus judders when pulling away

Just back from the Garage

Turned out the vacuum distributor was faulty... At least the bus got a good service

Valve tapper check
Weber ICT 34 rejected and cleaned
New ignition leads

Looking forward to getting to the AGM now !!


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by Starsky2727
Wed May 01, 2019 12:10 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Bus judders when pulling away
Replies: 16
Views: 762

Re: Bus judders when pulling away

Clutch is out. Didn’t see any oil contamination on the friction plate. Looks a cheap clutch and pretty rough looking seeing it was only put in before I bought the bus 3 years ago. I bought a new kit from Machine7. https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20190501/f1a3f8fcc4d5145541a344b89aa07f6c.jpg https:/...
by Starsky2727
Mon Apr 29, 2019 5:19 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Memberships and Vicky Farm
Replies: 5
Views: 380

Re: Memberships and Vicky Farm

If my membership expires June can I arrange my renewal too ?


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by Starsky2727
Sat Apr 27, 2019 7:26 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Bus judders when pulling away
Replies: 16
Views: 762

Re: Bus judders when pulling away

vwJim wrote:Is the engine wet where it joins the gearbox?
There is a wet patch at the bottom of the box


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by Starsky2727
Sat Apr 27, 2019 8:57 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: Bus judders when pulling away
Replies: 16
Views: 762

Re: Bus judders when pulling away

Thanks Jim Bowden tune looks ok and has the right amount of bend Conduct if this the tube the Bowden connects to which then runs under the belly pans then that looks ok 2 Clutch looking the likely culprit https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20190427/a0b1a567b484a58c46b95691dbe48140.jpg Sent from my iPh...
by Starsky2727
Sat Apr 27, 2019 8:50 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: Juddering mistery
Replies: 13
Views: 864

Re: Juddering mistery

Hi Gertjen
what was the final fix ? I have exactly the same problem. cheers Aaron
by Starsky2727
Sat Apr 27, 2019 6:21 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: Bus judders when pulling away
Replies: 16
Views: 762

Re: Bus judders when pulling away

Thanks Jim I’ll take a look. If it’s oil contamination I’m guessing the engine needs to come out then


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by Starsky2727
Fri Apr 26, 2019 8:17 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Bus judders when pulling away
Replies: 16
Views: 762

Bus judders when pulling away

Hi like most I recently pulled my van out for the summer. last month when I went to Ninove I noticed when driving along the motorway about half throttle the bus would occasional judder only very briefly. it progressively has got worst pulling away under load I now start kangarooing down the road in ...
by Starsky2727
Tue Apr 23, 2019 11:29 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: Twin DRLA 36 carb problem ,guru help please
Replies: 51
Views: 2992

Re: Twin DRLA 36 carb problem ,guru help please

Did you finally find issue ?


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by Starsky2727
Mon Apr 22, 2019 8:47 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: Propex Installation
Replies: 9
Views: 410

Re: Propex Installation

type21f wrote:I mounted my propex under the rear Devon seat and the air travels only round a 90 bend only.
Maybe your hose could achieve this?
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by Starsky2727
Mon Apr 22, 2019 7:49 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: Propex Installation
Replies: 9
Views: 410

Re: Propex Installation

Yes I think I can cut it shorter and achieve that. I mounted it as far left as possible to the exhaust flume could reach the sill

Yes it’s tight for the spark plugs but achieve able !!


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