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by joannedoyle
Sun May 09, 2010 5:17 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: GEARBOX PROBLEMS
Replies: 3
Views: 837

GEARBOX PROBLEMS

hi all ,
i'm a newbie bought myself a splitscreen it has a late beetle gearbox but having problems getting it to go into 2nd gear when in motion it goes in when stationary.
it just doesn't find it can anybody help with this?
thanks in advance.
by joannedoyle
Mon Mar 22, 2010 9:41 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: which popout seals?
Replies: 3
Views: 647

which popout seals?

hi ive just bought my first splitscreen,its needing new seals on all popouts anybody tell which are best quality?
thanks in advance.
joanne
by joannedoyle
Sun Mar 14, 2010 9:55 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: anyone with anyinfo for 1st timer
Replies: 8
Views: 1605

Re: anyone with anyinfo for 1st timer

no pics or right up it was on piston heads but ad has expired, i now have a few vzi members who own splittys who have kindly offered there service to come view with me.
i will let you know how i go on.
thanks
Joanne
by joannedoyle
Sat Mar 13, 2010 10:24 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: anyone with anyinfo for 1st timer
Replies: 8
Views: 1605

Re: anyone with anyinfo for 1st timer

It was on pistonheads but ad ended earlier this week. Could you tell me where the outriggers are?
I have a couple of people on vzi offer to come view with me but just in case they don't turn up still need as much advice as possible. Thanks
by joannedoyle
Sat Mar 13, 2010 12:25 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: anyone with anyinfo for 1st timer
Replies: 8
Views: 1605

Re: anyone with anyinfo for 1st timer

If the outriggers have gone then I would be very cautious about the condition of the B pillars (amongst everything else!). You've just got to be very careful that the repairs have been done properly and that nothing is hidden. I've just chopped out a couple of apparently recently fitted outriggers ...
by joannedoyle
Sat Mar 13, 2010 11:47 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: anyone with anyinfo for 1st timer
Replies: 8
Views: 1605

anyone with anyinfo for 1st timer

hi all, just after abit of information i'm in the market for my 1st splitscreen,going viewing one tommorow .what i know is its been in the country just over 7yrs from california and was restored at import, it had its outriggers welded for last mot. DOES THIS MEAN IT WILL NEED DOING OVER AGAIN AND DO...