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by beetleben
Fri Jan 30, 2015 9:54 pm
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: My First VW !! Mid Life Crisis " Full index on page 1 "
Replies: 4813
Views: 418677

Re: My First VW !! Mid Life Crisis "IT'S PAINT O'CLOCK "

Can't wait for finished pics Mark, its gonna look soooo cool 8)
by beetleben
Sat Jan 24, 2015 10:47 am
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Garage
Replies: 20
Views: 3337

Re: Garage

You'll need to check how much room the up an over door needs to open, I would've thought it was very tight. I changed mine for double doors opening out
by beetleben
Thu Jan 22, 2015 9:10 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Thanks Slippers(Username)
Replies: 4
Views: 829

Re: Thanks Slippers(Username)

Good stuff all round, glad you got the parts you needed from someone that was willing to help and glad you took the time to say thank you :cheers: :cheers: :cheers:
by beetleben
Wed Jan 21, 2015 10:31 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: 1976
Replies: 23
Views: 2681

Re: 1976

My uncles 1960 Devon in 1976. I used to use it as a play house when I visited my grandparents in the late 70's. I don't remember it on the road, it was pretty rotten by the time my uncle got it in '74. Nice curved cupboard interior though! One of the first cars I actually remember ... https://farm6...
by beetleben
Wed Jan 21, 2015 10:09 pm
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: 67 Los Angeles via Japan Import Project
Replies: 19
Views: 1848

Re: 67 Los Angeles via Japan Import Project

Ahh that's pretty cool, i'm a man so can't say cute :lol: congrats to you both :cheers: wedding bus resto commences :lol:
by beetleben
Wed Jan 21, 2015 5:16 pm
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: 67 Los Angeles via Japan Import Project
Replies: 19
Views: 1848

Re: 67 Los Angeles via Japan Import Project

Very nice split you've got there :)
by beetleben
Tue Jan 20, 2015 8:27 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: STANFORD HALL
Replies: 14
Views: 1628

Re: STANFORD HALL

Probably cheaper to pay the membership to get in and get discounts on insurance, parts etc
by beetleben
Tue Jan 20, 2015 6:26 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Split Booked for MOT this Saturday!
Replies: 26
Views: 1410

Re: Split Booked for MOT this Saturday!

Well done :cheers: I'm a bit confused with the original spec red lenses on the rear? I had a 59 with red single lights on the rear and it never failed the mot ( 4 while I owned it) I now have a 57 with smaller red lenses still in place :?: Are there different rules for different years etc Yes I thi...
by beetleben
Tue Jan 20, 2015 8:15 am
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: STANFORD HALL
Replies: 14
Views: 1628

Re: STANFORD HALL

And you also need to be a SSVC member if i'm not mistaken
by beetleben
Sun Jan 18, 2015 10:06 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Parts delivery
Replies: 4
Views: 613

Re: Parts delivery

I'll be going from north Wales to Leicester soon, I can do a collection of say 20 mile radius of Leicester and store safely in Leicester if need be for future collection if any good? Just pm if you need me
by beetleben
Sun Jan 18, 2015 9:59 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Re: Volks Goods, Peter Good shut up shop! - now reopened, Volksgoods are back
Replies: 31
Views: 6634

Re: Volks Goods, Peter Good shut up shop!

Shame that, heard good things about his work :(
by beetleben
Sat Jan 17, 2015 8:47 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Split Booked for MOT this Saturday!
Replies: 26
Views: 1410

Re: Split Booked for MOT this Saturday!

You gotta be chuffed with that, not a bad result at all :wink:
by beetleben
Fri Jan 16, 2015 2:42 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Dynamo issues, brand new one fitted, light still on.
Replies: 5
Views: 888

Re: Dynamo issues, brand new one fitted, light still on.

Yes voltage regulator would be the first thing I checked too
by beetleben
Wed Jan 14, 2015 10:06 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Splitty insurance
Replies: 8
Views: 1010

Re: Splitty insurance

Carol Nash is another one to try. Keep us trying if none of these can do you a deal
by beetleben
Wed Jan 14, 2015 8:11 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Just had my wheels painted
Replies: 15
Views: 1442

Re: Just had my wheels painted

As above. That is not a professional job, I had mine done by a local guy and they came back like yours and I gave them back to do them again.......18 months later although most of the problems were resolved I still think I could've done better myself. Its shocking the work of so called 'professional...