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by 21windows
Thu Feb 13, 2020 9:22 am
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: 1967 Ambulance - ideas on value
Replies: 0
Views: 164

1967 Ambulance - ideas on value

Hi Guys Not sure if this is posted in the correct section, if not perhaps a moderator could advise of the correct section please. I have a friend that is importing a 1967 Split screen Ambulance from South Africa. It should be here in about 8 weeks time. As it is an original ambulance I have no idea ...
by 21windows
Sat Dec 20, 2008 2:40 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Possible New Year Cruise in Plymouth
Replies: 0
Views: 365

Possible New Year Cruise in Plymouth

Hi Guys How about getting the new year off to a flying start? Anyone fancy meeting up on Sunday afternoon (4th January 2009)at Central Park car park, then going for a cruise around The Hoe and Barbican. Possibly then carry on up to The Rock at Yelverton (Weather permitting) for a BBQ or picnic and a...
by 21windows
Sun Aug 19, 2007 3:17 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: solex twin 40/44 advice needed please
Replies: 0
Views: 232

solex twin 40/44 advice needed please

Hi Guys I recently bought a pair of solex carbs to fit to my 1641 engine in my splitty. They have H40/44EIS markings on the side. They are the same as the 4th ones down on this link http://www.vwheritage.com/ssp/Engin...?templateID=ssp They were sold as new and do indeed look perfect, but I cannot g...
by 21windows
Fri Jul 27, 2007 7:22 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: proof of age
Replies: 2
Views: 424

proof of age

I need to register my South African import splitty shortly and have been told I need a prrof of age.
Where can I get one from, do they cost anything.
many thanks for your help.
Graham
by 21windows
Mon Jan 15, 2007 8:55 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Porsche 911 engine and box into a splitty - help please
Replies: 3
Views: 606

Thanks vwjim.
Why didn't I think of that?
Graham
by 21windows
Mon Jan 15, 2007 7:04 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Porsche 911 engine and box into a splitty - help please
Replies: 3
Views: 606

Porsche 911 engine and box into a splitty - help please

Hi guys
I am looking at fitting a porsche 911 2.4 engine and 915 gearbox to my 1967 splitty.
Is there any technical help topics currently serculating that I can look at or has anyone else done this with a step by step guide.
Any help or advice greatfully received.
Graham
by 21windows
Sat Jan 06, 2007 8:29 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: BARNDOOR BUSES SPOTTED FOR SALE
Replies: 2956
Views: 350281

Thanks paneldave

They always say if it seems too good to be true-it probaly is.
by 21windows
Sat Jan 06, 2007 10:46 am
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: BARNDOOR BUSES SPOTTED FOR SALE
Replies: 2956
Views: 350281

DB Help

Hi Guys I am thinking of buying a DB from sander gielen in Columbia. Has anyone had any recent dealings with him, if so is he Ok and what are his buses like, are they restorable without potloads of cash. Seems like a decent chap from my limited dealing so far. Any info would be great before I part w...
by 21windows
Mon May 02, 2005 2:52 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Are dropped spindles safe? Convince me
Replies: 26
Views: 5013

shear forces

only by nature of the fact that they’re linked to the top via the cotter pin, which now acts more like a shear pin rather than the location device it was intended to be. I don't know if if is of interest but when I looked at dropping a set of spindles I got a mate with an industrial sizes press to t...