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by Doka Dave
Sat Dec 31, 2016 5:14 am
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: May I be the first to wish everyone a happy new year!?
Replies: 8
Views: 1876

May I be the first to wish everyone a happy new year!?

Let's hope 2017 is a good 'un.....

I might even get the DC to VF/SH for a change :oops:
Happy new year everyone!
Long may the rust stay away...
DD
:)
by Doka Dave
Sat Dec 24, 2016 11:57 am
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Merry Christmas to anyone who still comes here!
Replies: 49
Views: 8189

Re: Merry Christmas to anyone who still comes here!

cheers Dave, same to you too!
I'm not on Facebook so I've no idea what goes on "over there" :D
DD
by Doka Dave
Wed Dec 21, 2016 2:55 pm
Forum: Site Problems and Feature Requests
Topic: membership Card
Replies: 2
Views: 2233

Re: membership Card

Me too.
Renewed and paid in September too.
I spoke to Suzie and she has been busy with loads of work so it should be soon for both of us.
Cheers,
DD
by Doka Dave
Sat Dec 17, 2016 6:05 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Split Screen Scene collectors.....
Replies: 0
Views: 593

Split Screen Scene collectors.....

Hi all, I was sorting out some of my old stuff today and found that despite being a member only since '96, I've managed to collect nearly every club mag since the club started over 30 years ago. When put in chronological order it is quite a resource and shows how things have changed over the last 30...
by Doka Dave
Fri Dec 09, 2016 10:15 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: how to fix sticky door seals?
Replies: 9
Views: 1328

Re: how to fix sticky door seals?

Awesome!
Got some of that lying around so I'll give that a go.
Cheers
DD
by Doka Dave
Thu Dec 08, 2016 11:49 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: how to fix sticky door seals?
Replies: 9
Views: 1328

how to fix sticky door seals?

Hi all, my newly fitted (last year) door seals are really sticky and you really have to pull the door hard in order to open it from the outside! I have tried Vaseline which works for a little bit until it dries up but does anyone have any long term solutions to very sticky door seals? You really hav...
by Doka Dave
Tue Nov 08, 2016 7:55 pm
Forum: Van of the Month
Topic: November 2016 VOTM
Replies: 37
Views: 13578

Re: November VOTM - Commercial Buses

Will get some pics of my DC in the next few days............

DD
:)
by Doka Dave
Fri Oct 28, 2016 4:21 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Horn/red9 front suspension.
Replies: 18
Views: 2919

Re: Horn/red9 front suspension.

That's a good idea that CE switch!
How does the horn bit work on it then?
DD
by Doka Dave
Mon Sep 19, 2016 11:23 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: Oil pressure light
Replies: 6
Views: 1316

Re: Oil pressure light

glad you sorted it!
DD
by Doka Dave
Sun Sep 18, 2016 1:27 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Oil pressure light
Replies: 6
Views: 1316

Re: Oil pressure light

The wire for the oil pressure warning light goes straight to the pressure switch on the side of the engine most of the time as in this diagram here from the samba.com 1965 Bus sample wiring diagram The oil pressure light is K4 in that diagram and the wiring just runs direct to the sender. Hope that ...
by Doka Dave
Sat Sep 17, 2016 8:57 am
Forum: Pointless Bitching
Topic: No Split screens
Replies: 17
Views: 5927

Re: No Split screens

ha ha - very similar rules to our game of "spot the vw" that we have been playing for years - Bay = 1pt Aircooled beetle = 2pts Anything else aircooled i.e. split/type 3/trekker/buggy etc=3pts The only anomaly we play is T3s with square headlights get half a point as we have one lol Keeps us amused ...
by Doka Dave
Fri Sep 16, 2016 10:06 am
Forum: Pointless Bitching
Topic: No Split screens
Replies: 17
Views: 5927

Re: No Split screens

I saw a splitty in woolacombe the other day, very nice it was too :)
by Doka Dave
Mon Sep 12, 2016 9:22 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Some old pics found... 1988/9
Replies: 8
Views: 1638

Re: Some old pics found... 1988/9

Thanks for sharing!
I love old vw pics like that.
Great memories for you no doubt.
Cheers,
DD
by Doka Dave
Mon Sep 12, 2016 9:03 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: It's official - vw shows are good for you!
Replies: 3
Views: 929

It's official - vw shows are good for you!

After spending all weekend at Busfest, I checked my fitness tracker thingy and it said that on Saturday (when I never left the show ground) I walked about 20km/12 miles, took just under 25000 steps and burnt over 1500 calories!!! Ok, I put it all back on again with beer and bbq goodies at the night ...
by Doka Dave
Tue Aug 30, 2016 3:09 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Awning attachment...another solution...
Replies: 9
Views: 2848

Re: Awning attachment...another solution...

Cool - I'll pop over and have a looky
DD
:)