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by flatbeat
Fri Jun 06, 2008 11:44 am
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Options for all new suspension?
Replies: 23
Views: 2203

I just liked the CE stuff I guess. I kept a stock width beam with CE adjusters tho' 'cos I don't like the way they handle with a narrowed beam when I'm belting down them country lanes :D I also went with CE 'cos I wanted to use all new stuff. CSP brakes up front are great but took about 500 miles to...
by flatbeat
Wed Jun 04, 2008 2:16 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Options for all new suspension?
Replies: 23
Views: 2203

Minor word of warning if you go with CE adjustable rear spring plates and you run stock 14" wheels, the adjuster on the spring plate just catches the inside side wall of the tyre. You can grind it back by a couple of mm. I fitted 4.5 x15 SA Sprintstars and got 1" clearance. I think CE designed their...
by flatbeat
Wed Jun 04, 2008 2:06 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Bristol show
Replies: 33
Views: 1977

Def doing Bristol Volksfest, make up for not doing RTTS 'cos of the weather. The report for this weekend is looking good. 8)
by flatbeat
Tue Jun 03, 2008 11:17 am
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: ***Shocking BWA News!***
Replies: 36
Views: 3203

Putting down the spanners and goin back to bed :wink: Nice run WHAT!
by flatbeat
Tue Jun 03, 2008 10:59 am
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Cogbox
Replies: 18
Views: 2567

Baffles me why anybody buys from the UK anymore. Does anyone out there like paying double? :cry: Buy from the States and get twice as many bits for your money :wink: Or just the bits you want at half the price :roll:
by flatbeat
Thu May 22, 2008 10:50 am
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Hex bar to Berg Linkage on Dellorto's
Replies: 3
Views: 504

Eurocarb ltd (0118 943 1180)might have one, they're near Reading and have been helpful in the past.
by flatbeat
Thu May 22, 2008 10:45 am
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Bank Holiday Weekend
Replies: 30
Views: 1853

Doing a U-turn on RTTS, weather looks real crap, starts bad and gets worse :( So, day out for the dogs on Saturday in the local Forest of Dean.
by flatbeat
Mon May 19, 2008 12:57 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Steering Wheel question - what would you do?
Replies: 10
Views: 1037

Might be a bit OTT but ISP West or one of the US resto shops do a DVD an restoring steering wheels. Just a thought :)
by flatbeat
Sun Oct 14, 2007 6:41 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: BBQ in the Forest of Dean
Replies: 11
Views: 1259

Fantastic day :) Nice one Clive, thanks for getting it together.
What a great turn out of dubs. Collect those signs and save 'em for the next time. Gotta do that again :D
by flatbeat
Sat Oct 13, 2007 1:20 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: come one come all, grub going fast in the forest
Replies: 86
Views: 15078

Hope to be joining you all, coming from Glos. Can't stop the wife cooking so there's gonna be more chicken, sausages and stuff :) Local weather repost looks good. Nice one for getting this organised Clive :D