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by winnie the splitz
Sun Sep 29, 2019 5:09 pm
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: new toy
Replies: 2
Views: 1032

Re: new toy

Loving it is it a wizard roadster special
They used to be in Farnham Common near me.
by winnie the splitz
Sun May 12, 2019 3:35 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Polo engine
Replies: 4
Views: 484

Re: Polo engine

Thanks for the reply I will take a look
by winnie the splitz
Sat May 11, 2019 5:12 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Polo engine
Replies: 4
Views: 484

Polo engine

Hi All, My son has just bought his first car a 2011 polo 1.2 petrol Fsh with 58k miles on the clock. He has driven it 100 miles and unfortunately the engine has seized. Does anyone have any advice on wether it can be rebuilt or would a second hand unit be a better option. Any comments will be greatl...
by winnie the splitz
Thu Apr 25, 2019 4:30 pm
Forum: Bus Parts For Sale
Topic: TWIN CARBS WEBER/EMPI
Replies: 6
Views: 565

Re: TWIN CARBS WEBER/EMPI

I've sent another PM with my phone number so we can arrange payment.

Thanks,

Tim
by winnie the splitz
Thu Apr 25, 2019 2:00 pm
Forum: Bus Parts For Sale
Topic: TWIN CARBS WEBER/EMPI
Replies: 6
Views: 565

Re: TWIN CARBS WEBER/EMPI

I have sent you a pm

Thanks

Tim
by winnie the splitz
Mon Jan 29, 2018 2:10 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Weddings - hire your van ?
Replies: 203
Views: 32444

Re: Weddings - hire your van ?

Hello All,

Please can you add us to the list (Winnie The Splitz), we operate out of Maidenhead and cover Berkshire and Buckinghamshire.

Thank you,.

Tim and Emma
by winnie the splitz
Fri Aug 18, 2017 8:59 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Power going up hills
Replies: 12
Views: 2457

Re: Power going up hills

Thanks for all the replies
by winnie the splitz
Sun Aug 13, 2017 4:38 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Power going up hills
Replies: 12
Views: 2457

Power going up hills

Hi All, I'm sure this has been asked before and I have tried searching the forum. Basically my van cruises at 60 mph on a 1600 tp standard engine but loses power up hills. Are there any mods that I can add without splitting the case.g. Twin carbs/up grade to 1641. I don't want to go over 60 just try...
by winnie the splitz
Sat Jul 09, 2016 7:12 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Towing a chateau Mobile across France
Replies: 4
Views: 960

Re: Towing a chateau Mobile across France

Are you cumming then
by winnie the splitz
Sat Jul 09, 2016 1:22 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Towing a chateau Mobile across France
Replies: 4
Views: 960

Towing a chateau Mobile across France

Hello, I have a 1600 tp in my van and we are touring France this year. Plan is to go from Calais to Beziers with 3 overnight stops then up to Lake Annacy and back toCalais over a 3 week period. We tow the Chateau Trailer in the Uk but will towing it for long periods of time put too much strain on th...
by winnie the splitz
Sun Feb 21, 2016 10:55 pm
Forum: Van of the Month
Topic: February 2016 VOTM
Replies: 25
Views: 9218

relaxing at Wellington Park

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by winnie the splitz
Tue Dec 15, 2015 11:05 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: protecting inner box sections
Replies: 3
Views: 771

Re: protecting inner box sections

Thanks for the advice
by winnie the splitz
Mon Dec 14, 2015 9:49 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: protecting inner box sections
Replies: 3
Views: 771

protecting inner box sections

Hi All,

Just wondering if I need to paint the inside of new bare metal panel box sections, or waxoly?

If paint what type? its for a front dogleg.

Many thanks,

Tim
by winnie the splitz
Fri Feb 06, 2015 2:59 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: gearbox torque settings
Replies: 2
Views: 643

Re: gearbox torque settings

Thanks 8 Bus.

Would these values be correct

- nosecone bolts ?
- fork selector housing bolts(part which is attached to the main gearbox that the gearshafts stick out from) 14
- sideplates bolts 14
- drive shaft bolts 14
by winnie the splitz
Fri Feb 06, 2015 8:44 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: gearbox torque settings
Replies: 2
Views: 643

gearbox torque settings

Hi Does anyone know the torque settings for the

- nosecone bolts
- fork selector housing bolts(part which is attached to the main gearbox that the gearshafts stick out from)
- sideplates bolts
- drive shaft bolts

Thanks.

Tim