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by Doka Dave
Sun Jun 18, 2017 1:45 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: Oil leak
Replies: 6
Views: 983

Re: Oil leak

whereabouts exactly is it leaking?
Do you have a picture we can look at?
DD
by Doka Dave
Fri Jun 16, 2017 11:30 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: Fan belt
Replies: 4
Views: 838

Re: Fan belt

the best belt you can buy http://www.machine7.com/product.php?xProd=2980 WHS! Optibelt all the way. Be careful though as different pulley wheel sizes and alternator/dynamo sizes can affect things quite a bit. On my bay an 888mm belt is best and on my split a 900 or 905 fits better (can't remember w...
by Doka Dave
Sun Jun 04, 2017 8:53 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: a nice story from many moons ago...
Replies: 1
Views: 659

a nice story from many moons ago...

On most forums There is always talk about classic vehicle values with someone always asking how much things cost years ago and how much they think it's worth now etc etc. This then reminded me of a letter written in to another (classic) car club magazine many years ago which basically said the follo...
by Doka Dave
Fri Jun 02, 2017 8:03 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Re-oil
Replies: 10
Views: 1839

Re: Re-oil

This is one of those topics that always seems to run and run with lots of different answers. I always use Morris Golden Film which is an SAE 30 and this was one of VWs own recommended lubricants from their own literature in the 60s and 70s. Search for "VW air cooled engine oil" online and there is t...
by Doka Dave
Wed May 31, 2017 12:52 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: ideas on price for set of original fuchs?
Replies: 11
Views: 2071

Re: ideas on price for set of original fuchs?

Now that is comprehensive!
Cheers,
DD
by Doka Dave
Wed May 31, 2017 12:51 pm
Forum: Pointless Bitching
Topic: Stupid dash warning lights on modern cars
Replies: 11
Views: 3303

Re: Stupid dash warning lights on modern cars

:bounce: Better stick with air cooled vw's from now on then.
Sounds like a good idea to me :bounce:
DD
by Doka Dave
Mon May 29, 2017 9:50 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: ideas on price for set of original fuchs?
Replies: 11
Views: 2071

Re: ideas on price for set of original fuchs?

You are a genius Henk!
Thank you,
DD
by Doka Dave
Sun May 28, 2017 8:31 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: ideas on price for set of original fuchs?
Replies: 11
Views: 2071

Re: ideas on price for set of original fuchs?

Forgive my ignorance but what is a deep 6? Is that 6j x 15.
DD
by Doka Dave
Sun May 28, 2017 8:25 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Double Cab external seams
Replies: 2
Views: 600

Re: Double Cab external seams

You got a picture of where you mean?
I can check for you!
DD
by Doka Dave
Thu May 25, 2017 9:31 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: ideas on price for set of original fuchs?
Replies: 11
Views: 2071

Re: ideas on price for set of original fuchs?

Thanks Henk. Prices do vary quite a bit from what I see!
We're all the centre caps silver?
DD
by Doka Dave
Wed May 24, 2017 11:34 am
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: ideas on price for set of original fuchs?
Replies: 11
Views: 2071

ideas on price for set of original fuchs?

Hi all, I have been looking online and there seems to be a wide range of sizes and prices that's confusing the life out of me lol Anyway, does anybody have a rough idea of the value of a set of 6x15s ? Also, I have seen different centre caps - some black, some silver. Were both colours available new...
by Doka Dave
Sun May 21, 2017 7:28 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Front brake imbalance
Replies: 5
Views: 1031

Re: Front brake imbalance

Porous brake hose somewhere?
DD
by Doka Dave
Sun Apr 23, 2017 3:54 pm
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: Just got our first VW & it's a splitscreen!
Replies: 7
Views: 1175

Re: Just got our first VW & it's a splitscreen!

Welcome to the "journey" of splitty ownership :D
Plenty of help and support on here!
DD
by Doka Dave
Tue Apr 18, 2017 8:16 pm
Forum: Bus Parts For Sale
Topic: 67 only lock set on 1 nos key
Replies: 2
Views: 611

Re: 67 only lock set on 1 nos key

How much?