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by Archie3781
Mon Apr 06, 2015 1:14 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Lowering in Kent
Replies: 25
Views: 2757

Re: Lowering in Kent

Veedubs in welling, James wootton is the chief spanner monkey, top bloke.
by Archie3781
Fri Mar 27, 2015 10:31 am
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Vehicle tracking.
Replies: 3
Views: 1249

Re: Vehicle tracking.

Totally agree Jim, most of the steering components are new, but I always just thought oh well, 50 year old tech, how wrong was I, honestly, with your brake servo Jim and tracking done, it's night and day different.
by Archie3781
Thu Mar 26, 2015 8:10 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Vehicle tracking.
Replies: 3
Views: 1249

Vehicle tracking.

Just a quick mention to say what a good job I had done on my buses tracking today. Had new brakes and tyres on the front a few days ago, got told to have the tracking done, the tyres were on the van when I got it, but had only covered maybe 300 miles, and they we're worn down to the threads! Went to...
by Archie3781
Tue Mar 24, 2015 10:48 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: Sticky door rubbers
Replies: 12
Views: 2780

Re: Sticky door rubbers

That's good enough for me, how much did you use, or just on a cloth liberally wiped over?
by Archie3781
Tue Mar 03, 2015 4:46 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: After a recon 1776 long block
Replies: 3
Views: 1043

Re: After a recon 1776 long block

Neili,
Look no further call Jim at VEEDUBS in Welling, known him for 20 years, fantastic engine builder.
by Archie3781
Sat Feb 28, 2015 5:38 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Dashboard repair advice.
Replies: 6
Views: 1477

Re: Dashboard repair advice.

Jon,
I'll drop type21f a message and ask.
Cheers.
by Archie3781
Sat Feb 28, 2015 5:25 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: VWJim's dual circuit servos, AMAZING!
Replies: 157
Views: 29763

Re: VWJim's dual circuit servos, AMAZING!

Jim,
Many thanks indeed, received my servo kit, the Mrs only just got round to telling me it was delivered other day.
Getting fitted next week hopefully.
Cheers for super prompt delivery, and all your advice.
Mike droza
by Archie3781
Sat Feb 28, 2015 12:50 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Dashboard repair advice.
Replies: 6
Views: 1477

Re: Dashboard repair advice.

Cheers guys,
Jon don't suppose you've got any pics mate?
Mikedroz@me.com
by Archie3781
Sat Feb 28, 2015 9:01 am
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Dashboard repair advice.
Replies: 6
Views: 1477

Dashboard repair advice.

Hi, After some guidance, my dash fins are mangled some twit must've shoved a screwdriver in there and bent two or three right out of shape, plus a few switch holes in lower dash are a pain in the butt. What's best to repair this, eventually going to respray dash, but what would you do? I seem to rem...
by Archie3781
Wed Feb 18, 2015 6:09 pm
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: my new daily driver
Replies: 12
Views: 2528

Re: my new daily driver

Very nice indeed.
by Archie3781
Wed Feb 18, 2015 2:58 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Advice.
Replies: 5
Views: 972

Re: Advice.

Thanks guys for responding, pretty much thought along same lines.
Jim thanks for your guidance re servo.
Cheers.
Mike
by Archie3781
Wed Feb 18, 2015 10:26 am
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Advice.
Replies: 5
Views: 972

Advice.

Hi all, Can anyone give me a guide on how much I should be paying for.. 1: Fuel tank swap. 2: fitting one of VWJIM's brake servo's. My bus is a 65lhd, Cali import, daily driver. I know the first ones a relatively easy painless job, but I thought as I'm getting a brake servo fitted might as well let ...
by Archie3781
Wed Feb 04, 2015 7:05 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Speedo refurb problems
Replies: 6
Views: 1171

Re: Speedo refurb problems

Should get it back and send to Thorsten.
by Archie3781
Mon Feb 02, 2015 2:47 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Locks - key doesnt work but fits all locks
Replies: 8
Views: 1095

Re: Locks - key doesnt work but fits all locks

Need to do this also, keep it going, when I'm back in three weeks I'm getting it sorted.
by Archie3781
Thu Dec 25, 2014 9:37 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: standard gear box setup vs straight axle
Replies: 11
Views: 2233

Re: standard gear box setup vs straight axle

Archie3781 wrote:Reduction boxes = sloooowwwwww..... forget cruising at 60, no chance. Try 45.
Mines a 1600TP, with twin Weber 34's, and a freeway flyer, I don't cruise at 60 either.


Ignore this, Xmas drinking + helpful technical posting = total garbage.

Much apologies.