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by dubbus56
Sun Oct 19, 2008 10:32 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Where shall i get a new gearbox from?
Replies: 7
Views: 519

Re: Where shall i get a new gearbox from?

Absolutely no question who we use time and again
Bears in Birmingham.
But best advice is, ring round a few places ask whether they guarantee their work.
Ben
by dubbus56
Mon Oct 13, 2008 10:06 pm
Forum: BWA
Topic: Berg 5 Speed
Replies: 6
Views: 2443

Re: Berg 5 Speed

There is another option for 5 speeds in a bus too, but as said you'd probably not get the benefit. Not cheap but a clever bit of kit.
Ben
by dubbus56
Sat Oct 04, 2008 10:50 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Removing engine
Replies: 2
Views: 270

Re: Removing engine

Get someone to press the clutch pedal.
by dubbus56
Sun Sep 28, 2008 1:13 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Famous Camper owners
Replies: 51
Views: 3409

Re: Famous Camper owners

Martin Clunes has two in fact a bay and a split.
by dubbus56
Sun Sep 28, 2008 1:12 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Famous Camper owners
Replies: 51
Views: 3409

Re: Famous Camper owners

Martin Clunes
Jenson Button
by dubbus56
Mon Sep 22, 2008 8:32 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: RACESHACK Shootout Day Thanks and pics
Replies: 27
Views: 2261

Re: RACESHACK Shootout Day Thanks and pics

Awesome pics, :D Loads more on our facebook page too.
Ben
by dubbus56
Mon Sep 22, 2008 7:44 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Big thanks to Ben and the Raceshack lads
Replies: 3
Views: 399

Re: Big thanks to Ben and the Raceshack lads

No worries fella, glad to help.
by dubbus56
Sun Sep 21, 2008 10:13 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: How much lower???
Replies: 2
Views: 359

Re: How much lower???

It will drop it lower with the weight of the engine and box in there, probably a couple of inches or so.
by dubbus56
Sun Sep 21, 2008 9:59 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: RACESHACK Shootout Day Thanks and pics
Replies: 27
Views: 2261

Re: RACESHACK Shootout Day Thanks and pics

8O Wow looks like a top event... Jim I'm loving your Toulouse Lautrec stylee :wink: http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v645/orb666/racshackday040.jpg :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: I thought only I'd spotted that.
by dubbus56
Sun Sep 21, 2008 10:06 am
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: RACESHACK Shootout Day Thanks and pics
Replies: 27
Views: 2261

Re: RACESHACK Shootout Day Thanks and pics

Top day thanks to everyone who came along. It doesn't feel like work when it's that much fun.
Ben
by dubbus56
Mon Sep 08, 2008 12:42 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Has anyone here got any room in a container from Los Angeles
Replies: 4
Views: 359

What are you shipping? Might be able to do something.
Ben
by dubbus56
Sun Sep 07, 2008 11:18 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: clutch pedal
Replies: 2
Views: 320

Is the fork tucked behind the release bearing? Spring present on the clutch release arm etc?
by dubbus56
Sun Sep 07, 2008 8:58 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: empi 5's/ CSP brakes wheel nuts/studs Q
Replies: 7
Views: 690

No they are slightly thicker on the bit in the hub if I remember rightly. They go in with an allen key, and just loctite them in place. Where did you get the csp brakes from? They should be able to supply you the longer studs, it's a fairly common thing. If you have problems let me know I'll get som...
by dubbus56
Sun Sep 07, 2008 11:53 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: empi 5's/ CSP brakes wheel nuts/studs Q
Replies: 7
Views: 690

They'll come out, just loctite the new ones in too.
It's a quick enough job, as said above some aftermarket wheels are just that little bit thicker so need a longer stud.
Ben
by dubbus56
Sat Sep 06, 2008 7:17 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Drag racing 'in bus footage'
Replies: 22
Views: 1913

Cool video. 8)