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by nodding dog68
Thu Oct 25, 2007 3:48 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: WINTER WORKS
Replies: 6
Views: 1153

come on someone help this fella out :roll: :roll:
by nodding dog68
Tue Oct 23, 2007 8:32 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: How easy is it to straight axle a bus
Replies: 20
Views: 2389

just finishing mine off a t the mo not half as scary as i thought mines all homebrew with stretched axles and cut plates , so with a kit it would be even easyer, go for it mine had cut plates...... changed over to adj C/E ones as there was soooo much cut outta spring plates that i view it unhealthy...
by nodding dog68
Tue Oct 23, 2007 8:28 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: wheel spacers ?
Replies: 6
Views: 875

doh doh n double doh 8O
read post and both replies and nearl........................DOH :lol:
by nodding dog68
Tue Oct 23, 2007 8:25 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: 67 wheel question?
Replies: 5
Views: 701

Re: 67 wheel question?

lowbug wrote:Is there a different standard mangel wheel for the 1967 model year?
a diff what fella????????????

mangel?????? wheel????? :roll:
by nodding dog68
Tue Oct 23, 2007 8:22 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: If only I could hear my radio
Replies: 28
Views: 3679

my bus was packed full of rockwel......... but i decided to remove it as kept outside and any water that got in was retained bit like a sponge :? more than happy to put up with noise than she rots fro inside out :roll: read this ages ago and sounds right to me oh by the way..........tis very noisy n...
by nodding dog68
Tue Oct 23, 2007 8:13 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: clonk from gearbox
Replies: 7
Views: 1146

thanks guys :wink: but pretty sure things are tight as......... deff prob at gearbox end 8O fulcrum plate ????????? i dunno :roll: gonna pull engine after slough and pull gearbox while i'm there and check out fuel tank etc and whats behind :lol: give all a good look at and adjust and sort as neccesa...
by nodding dog68
Mon Oct 22, 2007 9:26 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: how do you get off ???????
Replies: 11
Views: 1375

Re: how do you get off ???????

mattl4800 wrote:in the process of stripping my 65 split down for shot blasting.. and how does the centre undertray come off. mines covered in black crap and i cant seem to find any bolts.........im hoping it hasnt been welded on!
mate whats that on top of your bus???????????

no offence just interested :wink:
by nodding dog68
Mon Oct 22, 2007 9:13 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: clonk from gearbox
Replies: 7
Views: 1146

vwjim wrote:Looking at how low the bus is, is it SA or IRS?

If IRS, maybe the axle has knocked out a CV joint?
hi jim she straight axled mate hope that helps :wink:
stills runs ok tho 8O
by nodding dog68
Sun Oct 21, 2007 6:44 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: clonk from gearbox
Replies: 7
Views: 1146

anyone??????????
by nodding dog68
Sun Oct 21, 2007 1:35 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: clonk from gearbox
Replies: 7
Views: 1146

clonk from gearbox

got a clonking noise from gearbox on nearside jack the rear up, offside fine but..... nearside when you move wheel rotate either left or right there's play before drive take up feels like play end of drive shaft gearbox end??? when stationary and you move off this makes the clonking noise drives ok ...
by nodding dog68
Sat Oct 13, 2007 9:28 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Waiting For My New Bus......
Replies: 11
Views: 1724

more info mate........


nah not the wedding the bus............ :lol:

nah good luck with both matey :wink:
by nodding dog68
Sat Oct 13, 2007 9:21 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: 13 Window Deluxes???
Replies: 16
Views: 1610

yep mines a lefty to :( :(

but hey........ i love it too bits :wink:
by nodding dog68
Wed Oct 10, 2007 10:43 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: WEE WEE!
Replies: 4
Views: 728

would say its the flywheel oil seal
when stood up prob sat in the bellhousing and then pis$%es out wear its ment to if this happens

renew oil seal and dont forget the little o ring one that can be over looked
by nodding dog68
Wed Oct 10, 2007 10:36 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: i want to beef up my engine
Replies: 2
Views: 634

wow read half of it and need to read more fully perhaps tomorrow :wink:

hmmmm lots of thinking to do,but kinda getting the jist
thanks for the help :D (again)

vzi??? crash nooo :lol:

cheers
by nodding dog68
Wed Oct 10, 2007 8:05 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: i want to beef up my engine
Replies: 2
Views: 634

i want to beef up my engine

currently got (so i was told) a 1776 with 40 kadrons it goes pretty well and pulls uphills fine etc coming home from BB the other sat it started playing up and had hardly any power at all think i may have a blocked jet somewhere(no filter fitted :? ) changed the leads still the same(almost like i'm ...