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by Vwmo
Tue Nov 12, 2019 6:11 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: WOOD4VANS....COMMUNICATION 8SSUES
Replies: 8
Views: 1473

Re: WOOD4VANS....COMMUNICATION 8SSUES

Just to close this one out never got any panels, nor any communication, did get my money back as I paid via Credit Card
by Vwmo
Mon Jul 01, 2019 7:05 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Engine runs then dies (pinks a bit when running)
Replies: 6
Views: 357

Re: Engine runs then dies (pinks a bit when running)

Forgot to also say, in addition the bakealite holder for the push rod was replaced as i could not find the original (the original was found after the new one was fitted) check that and found that the new one was about 3mm bigger meaning the rod was 3mm short than original (not producing full pump pr...
by Vwmo
Mon Jul 01, 2019 6:45 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Electrical problem, melted fuse.
Replies: 5
Views: 406

Re: Electrical problem, melted fuse.

Issue was a dumb ass one marked the wires for the coil top and bottom, took the coil off to clean and put it back and turned it round to the nice shiney side......worked it out yet. So I attach the wires to top and bottom, yup top was now bottom and visa versa, so positive was now negative....so sen...
by Vwmo
Mon Jul 01, 2019 6:39 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Engine runs then dies (pinks a bit when running)
Replies: 6
Views: 357

Re: Engine runs then dies (pinks a bit when running)

Guys went back to basics and found the points had closed, closed because the petronix flame thrower coil that I had was faulty, coil overheating and also melted the plastic arm on the points causing it to bend and close. All seems to be working fine now (purring like a wee kitten, well snarling like...
by Vwmo
Sun Jun 30, 2019 8:19 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: Engine runs then dies (pinks a bit when running)
Replies: 6
Views: 357

Re: Engine runs then dies (pinks a bit when running)

Thanks for the response, have ordered a new pump, rod and bakealite set up from GSF, noticed an issue. Previously I could not locate the bakealite, so ordered a new one and fitted that, after problems found the original one, which is smaller in the flange height by about 3mm, so pin would perhaps no...
by Vwmo
Sat Jun 29, 2019 12:25 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: Engine runs then dies (pinks a bit when running)
Replies: 6
Views: 357

Re: Engine runs then dies (pinks a bit when running)

Was hoping for at least one response, from my fellow V Dubbers (I need to be on the road) ?
by Vwmo
Thu Jun 27, 2019 9:14 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Engine runs then dies (pinks a bit when running)
Replies: 6
Views: 357

Engine runs then dies (pinks a bit when running)

Bit of advice (or help if someone is local to Barrhead) please...... Engine starting first time, then running and slightly pinking, runs for a few minutes then dies and then does not start.....has been sitting for a year whilst installing a new engine (1776 × twin 34s) Engine currently set at points...
by Vwmo
Wed Jun 19, 2019 5:11 pm
Forum: Other Conversions
Topic: WOOD4VANS....WARNING ON PLACING AN ORDER
Replies: 1
Views: 310

WOOD4VANS....WARNING ON PLACING AN ORDER

Hi, Anyone know Darren at Woo4vans, or had issues with communication and no delivery of an order placed. I have placed an order on the 29th May for Beech Veneer Plywood for my 1967 Split, todate apart from an automatic order reference number, no communication at all and no delivery. Have sent numero...
by Vwmo
Tue Jun 18, 2019 8:18 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: WOOD4VANS....COMMUNICATION 8SSUES
Replies: 8
Views: 1473

WOOD4VANS....TOOK MONEY..NO PANELS BUT TOOK MONEY

Despite lots of requests for communication, via every possible method STILL NOTHING.

WARNING - WOULD THINK TWICE BEFORE PARTING WITH YOUR CASH....4 weeks now no panels or communication at all
by Vwmo
Fri Jun 14, 2019 9:51 am
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: WOOD4VANS....COMMUNICATION 8SSUES
Replies: 8
Views: 1473

Re: WOOD4VANS....COMMUNICATION 8SSUES

Tried ebay and still no communication AT ALL (from phone, text, mobile, facebook or ebay) now 16days since order was placed, will give it one more week then call the credit card company to refund the money, dissapointed as bought from here before. MY ADVICE BE CAUTIOUS, AS MIGHT HAVE WENT BUST, BUT ...
by Vwmo
Wed Jun 12, 2019 9:30 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: WOOD4VANS....COMMUNICATION 8SSUES
Replies: 8
Views: 1473

Re: WOOD4VANS....COMMUNICATION 8SSUES

Will try that route
Cheers
by Vwmo
Wed Jun 12, 2019 7:32 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: WOOD4VANS....COMMUNICATION 8SSUES
Replies: 8
Views: 1473

WOOD4VANS....COMMUNICATION 8SSUES

Hi, Anyone know Darren at Woo4vans, or had issues with communication I have placed an order on the 29th May for Beach Veneer Plywood.todate apart from an automatic order reference number, no communication. Have (only recently) sent emails, texts called the only number (which kicks into send a text o...
by Vwmo
Wed May 22, 2019 8:01 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Electrical problem, melted fuse.
Replies: 5
Views: 406

Re: Electrical problem, melted fuse.

PS she is a South African 67.
by Vwmo
Wed May 22, 2019 7:58 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Electrical problem, melted fuse.
Replies: 5
Views: 406

Re: Electrical problem, melted fuse.

Thanks vwJim, The fuel hoses are supported at the top with two fixed clamps on to the fan housing just added after the picture was taken, both about 2" from the tee section on the upper horizontal. (Where the two holes are,).... is that set up okay? Will move the fuel filter (where is the best place...
by Vwmo
Wed May 22, 2019 7:07 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Electrical problem, melted fuse.
Replies: 5
Views: 406

Electrical problem, melted fuse.

:oops: Hi, Just got the engine in (after a long time sorting it out) and hopefully running, went to start for first time (since I blew the old engine, no fan belt and an idiot watching the idiot light), anywho's.... the engine will not turn, all electrics worked (including green ready to go light), ...