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by Doka Dave
Mon May 07, 2018 8:02 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Tools for a calmer life.
Replies: 11
Views: 2166

Re: Tools for a calmer life.

That "intravenous drip" for the gearbox oil is exactly what I did too! Just remember to pour it sloooowllly otherwise it'll overflow dead easy and make a stinky mess of your garage floor. As for the top left bolt, IIRC, when I did this I had to jam a socket onto a long extension bar onto the nut at ...
by Doka Dave
Tue May 01, 2018 10:31 am
Forum: Bus Parts For Sale
Topic: Complete Twin Weber 40 IDF set-up for sale, reduced!
Replies: 4
Views: 1309

Re: Complete Twin Weber 40 IDF set-up for sale, reduced!

Hi John, they do move over the full range but a bit stiff!
The manifolds are for a 2.1 Waterboxer so you will obviously need new manifolds if you've got a vertical fan engine.
Cheers,
DD
by Doka Dave
Fri Apr 13, 2018 10:29 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: Headlight problem
Replies: 6
Views: 1388

Re: Headlight problem

Also check the full length of the wire to see that it's not got a nick in it somewhere causing a short. When I had the same problem with my old car I found my wiring short whilst sat in my garage with all the lights off in the dark! When I switched my lights on - I could then physically see the spar...
by Doka Dave
Tue Apr 10, 2018 4:21 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Not wanting to wake up after a long winters sleep
Replies: 6
Views: 1708

Re: Not wanting to wake up after a long winters sleep

lol that's annoying after all that effort!
Well done finding the fault anyway :)
DD
by Doka Dave
Wed Apr 04, 2018 1:47 pm
Forum: Bus Parts For Sale
Topic: Complete Twin Weber 40 IDF set-up for sale, reduced!
Replies: 4
Views: 1309

Complete Twin Weber 40 IDF set-up for sale, reduced!

Hi all, now reduced to £200 Change of plan means I'm selling my pair of Weber 40IDFs including linkages,filters and manifolds (off my old 2.1) that have been sat on the shelf for 5 years or so since I took my old engine out many years ago. Were working fine when I took them off but could do with a r...
by Doka Dave
Sun Apr 01, 2018 12:19 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Weird rear light and indicator behaviour! Can anyone help?
Replies: 5
Views: 1399

Re: Weird rear light and indicator behaviour! Can anyone help?

anything "weird" like this electrically is usually always an earth issue as the current will always try and find an easier way to earth via something else.
Good luck sorting it!
DD
by Doka Dave
Mon Feb 19, 2018 2:08 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Dubfreeze
Replies: 7
Views: 2587

Re: Dubfreeze

We always come down and make a long weekend of it and this is the first time I haven't been in ages so glad I didn't miss much!
Cheers guys,
DD
by Doka Dave
Sun Feb 18, 2018 6:45 pm
Forum: Bus Parts For Sale
Topic: **SOLD** 3/4 width rock n roll bed for sale £75 bargain price for quick sale
Replies: 4
Views: 1001

Re: 3/4 width rock n roll bed for sale £75 bargain price for quick sale

I'll take that if it'll fit a RHD bay
Please let me know!
Thanks,
DD
by Doka Dave
Sun Feb 18, 2018 6:41 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Dubfreeze
Replies: 7
Views: 2587

Dubfreeze

As I couldn't go for the first time in 15 years, I've got a real sense of FOMO.
Did anybody take any pics? If so, please put some up and put me out of misery!
Cheers,
DD