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by kilgore
Sun Jun 18, 2006 9:20 am
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Interesting...
Replies: 2
Views: 658

cool, but what is it??
by kilgore
Fri Jun 16, 2006 11:30 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: oil leak from rear hub
Replies: 4
Views: 1077

thanks for the reply ronmidg, its definatley not brake fluid, its dark and oil like. Im running a staright axle conversion so have no reduction boxes. Ive ordered a hub seal kit today. In the mean time can i just top up the gearbox oil? If so how do i check the current level, and how easy is it to t...
by kilgore
Thu Jun 15, 2006 9:31 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: oil leak from rear hub
Replies: 4
Views: 1077

oil leak from rear hub

please excuse my complete lack of any technical or mechanical knowledge, so if this is a really dumb question please bare with me, My offside rear hub is dripping oil, was only a few drops at first, but after leaving it for about 5 days in the garage has developed a little puddle by the wheel. Is th...
by kilgore
Tue Jun 13, 2006 2:31 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: First major trip is a success!!!
Replies: 5
Views: 932

I was at download too!! great to see so many buses in the camping section, saw a few splitty's too :D Cause I was working was nervous about taking mine and leaving her all on her own, but next year she will definatley be there!!
by kilgore
Wed May 17, 2006 2:37 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Ice Install
Replies: 2
Views: 629

thanks ralph, yeah popped into Halfords today just to see if they would be even interested in doing it and well the look and the guys face was a picture :D Reckon even if he had said yeah sure we'll do it I wouldnt have let the bus anywhere near them!! Had a long chat with a guy at a local supplier ...
by kilgore
Tue May 16, 2006 9:28 pm
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: my 59 original paint mango bus
Replies: 10
Views: 1722

Sweet Bus!! absolutley love that pic with the gas station :D
by kilgore
Tue May 16, 2006 9:19 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Ice Install
Replies: 2
Views: 629

Ice Install

Hi all, Can anyone recommend anyone local to birmingham who would be able to fit a complete stereo system, head unit , amp sub box and speakers for a 62 12 volt splitty? Only ask cause im scared that the local halfords would butcher my bus and im less than useless when it comes to anythin electrical...