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by El torro
Thu Dec 03, 2020 4:12 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Number plate sizes
Replies: 1
Views: 128

Number plate sizes

What should they be on 66 splitty and colour of lettering/background
by El torro
Wed Dec 02, 2020 10:25 am
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: V5c
Replies: 3
Views: 285

Re: V5c

Should have said that was for another vech not a VW but German and same year 1966
by El torro
Wed Dec 02, 2020 10:23 am
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: V5c
Replies: 3
Views: 285

V5c

In a state of shock,just got my uk registration for imported bus less than a month from sending in all the paperwork,the last time I did this it took 3 months many years ago and that was to get back original uk reg after it was reg in Germany for 4 years
by El torro
Tue Nov 24, 2020 10:06 pm
Forum: Wanted
Topic: 1600cc engine for 1971 Brazilian Split
Replies: 1
Views: 125

Re: 1600cc engine for 1971 Brazilian Split

What's the end float like,can you check compression on cylinders,might be lucky and just need new barrels and Pistons,or cylinder heads ,valves replaced
by El torro
Fri Nov 20, 2020 4:24 pm
Forum: Wanted
Topic: Rivit tool
Replies: 0
Views: 284

Rivit tool

Tool for Rivit on hub cap clips to fit,used one
by El torro
Thu Nov 19, 2020 11:28 pm
Forum: Wanted
Topic: Tyre
Replies: 0
Views: 190

Tyre

Need a 195/75/14 tyre for spare wheel,used one ok if it has good tread,this was size of tyres fitted to my 66 split screen when it came from USA not sure if this is normal fitting wheels are 5j size
by El torro
Fri Nov 06, 2020 5:19 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Spare wheel bracket
Replies: 4
Views: 278

Re: Spare wheel bracket

Ta for that,a template would be great then a bit of fabrication,good winter project
by El torro
Thu Nov 05, 2020 10:32 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Spare wheel bracket
Replies: 4
Views: 278

Spare wheel bracket

I have a 66 walk through ,spare wheel in back/side of engine,did not have any spare wheel clamp in it ,what should be there bracket ,strap etc,any photos welcome
by El torro
Fri Aug 28, 2020 8:27 pm
Forum: Wanted
Topic: Paul l
Replies: 2
Views: 257

Re: Paul L

Should have been this
by El torro
Fri Aug 28, 2020 3:57 pm
Forum: Wanted
Topic: Paul l
Replies: 2
Views: 257

Paul l

Anyone been in touch with him,I cannot get any response from him by pm,I am waiting parts from him
by El torro
Thu Aug 27, 2020 9:04 am
Forum: Wanted
Topic: wanted spare wheel holder
Replies: 12
Views: 676

Re: wanted spare wheel holder

I am also looking for one for 66 walk through at rear of van
by El torro
Wed Aug 19, 2020 3:30 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Fuel pump pushrod
Replies: 5
Views: 439

Re: Fuel pump pushrod

Yes correct length for Dynamo ,I had two spare fuel pumps the Brazil one was knackered but VW one with inspection plate worked fine
by El torro
Tue Aug 18, 2020 6:53 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Fuel pump pushrod
Replies: 5
Views: 439

Re: Fuel pump pushrod

Other fuel pump worked ok, did not realise spinning engine over on starter got push rod going up and down thanks to previous reply about 2 revs of engine equal one pump
by El torro
Fri Aug 14, 2020 3:08 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Fuel pump pushrod
Replies: 5
Views: 439

Re: Fuel pump pushrod

Yup engine runs,I know the dizzy drive is not in proper location but solved by moving spark plug leads,will try and do pressure test as I have put another fuel pump on
by El torro
Fri Aug 14, 2020 9:42 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: Fuel pump pushrod
Replies: 5
Views: 439

Fuel pump pushrod

Is this operated by cam on crankshaft or camshaft,on my rebuilt engine it does not seem to move,very strange,going to fit electric pump anyway but just curious