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by Matt 6
Tue Jan 31, 2017 6:31 pm
Forum: Buses For Sale
Topic: 60-mango
Replies: 36
Views: 15154

Re: 60-mango

Still would like to view if possible, not got a single cab though just good old cash :)
by Matt 6
Sun Aug 07, 2016 7:55 am
Forum: Events
Topic: Splitbus Nation 2016 29 - 31 July
Replies: 16
Views: 4167

Re: Splitbus Nation 2016 29 - 31 July

Well our trip didn't start too well with the Split breaking down within 500yrd of the house so trusty T5 to the rescue

Had a great weekend again this year and already looking forward to visiting the SBN crew again
by Matt 6
Wed Jul 20, 2016 6:34 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Splitbus Nation 2016 29 - 31 July
Replies: 16
Views: 4167

Re: Splitbus Nation 2016 29 - 31 July

Just over a week now before this show, hoping that the weather holds out and stays nice for everyone at an event that weekend.

Looking forward to this years cruise out on the Saturday, wonder where we will go this year
by Matt 6
Mon May 02, 2016 8:48 am
Forum: Events
Topic: Splitbus Nation 2016 29 - 31 July
Replies: 16
Views: 4167

Re: Splitbus Nation 2016 29 - 31 July

The Splitbus Nation website went live last night and all details are now on there and taking bookings :)
by Matt 6
Fri Apr 01, 2016 8:07 pm
Forum: Hessich Oldendorf
Topic: 2017 Yet ?
Replies: 12
Views: 5405

Re: 2017 Yet ?

235 buses already registered and 53 of those are from GB :)

From what I remember registration only needed if you want to display your bus in the town centre but I have emailed HO17 to confirm as we will only be camping and not displaying
by Matt 6
Sun Mar 06, 2016 6:59 am
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Engine Builder Needed
Replies: 4
Views: 1117

Engine Builder Needed

Can anyone recommend a good reliable engine builder to me please, whether it's a company or just someone that's been building them for years and got a great reputation? I have recently pulled an engine from one bus to fit to another bus and found that the rear main oil seal is leaking. I thought I w...
by Matt 6
Sat Feb 27, 2016 8:17 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Splitbus Nation 2016 29 - 31 July
Replies: 16
Views: 4167

Re: Splitbus Nation 2016 29 - 31 July

ziggy wrote:Yes mate we will be there again, deffently 4 buses with possible further 4, what day you going over ?
We can't have much time off work so going over early Friday morning from Dover and coming home Monday lunch. A flying visit yet again but well worth the trip over
by Matt 6
Sat Jan 23, 2016 8:52 am
Forum: Events
Topic: Splitbus Nation 2016 29 - 31 July
Replies: 16
Views: 4167

Re: Splitbus Nation 2016 29 - 31 July

Claushema wrote:Would love to go but we'll be in the states with the bus for the summer.
Now that sounds like my kinda holiday 8O

Look forward to seeing your pics of your adventure
by Matt 6
Thu Jan 21, 2016 8:20 am
Forum: Events
Topic: Splitbus Nation 2016 29 - 31 July
Replies: 16
Views: 4167

Re: Splitbus Nation 2016 29 - 31 July

Well that's our ferry booked for Splitbus Nation 2016 and looks like we are taking 4 vehicle's over this year in our group :)

Anyone else planning on going over ?
by Matt 6
Wed Dec 02, 2015 7:57 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Splitbus Nation 2016 29 - 31 July
Replies: 16
Views: 4167

Re: Splitbus Nation 2016

Some nice photo's mate, especially the second from bottom one ;) :)

A link to some more pics for people to take a look at from 2014 weekend.

http://hugoclaus.smugmug.com/SplitbusNa ... /i-J5PDHT7
by Matt 6
Tue Dec 01, 2015 8:20 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Splitbus Nation 2016 29 - 31 July
Replies: 16
Views: 4167

Splitbus Nation 2016 29 - 31 July

Splitbus Nation is a bi-annual event in Wachtebeke (Belgium) for Volkswagen split screen vans. Last edition in 2014 there were about 113 buses and we expect more for next years show in 2016. The fifth edition will be held next summer on July 29, 30 and 31. http://www.splitbusnation.be/index.php/en W...
by Matt 6
Sat Aug 22, 2015 2:06 pm
Forum: Hessich Oldendorf
Topic: 2017 Yet ?
Replies: 12
Views: 5405

Re: 2017 Yet ?

Dates already released for HO17, nothing like forward planning :)

23rd to 25th June 2017

http://www.uraltkaefer.de/
by Matt 6
Fri Jul 17, 2015 9:37 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: Cargo Doors - Am I missing something Stupid?
Replies: 7
Views: 1070

Re: Cargo Doors - Am I missing something Stupid?

Might be worth checking your cargo door and frame seals. If they are 'tired' and no longer exert any pressure between the door and frame, there will be more possibility of the rods having freedom to move within their locking holes. This was one of my thoughts so I have recently fitted all new cargo...
by Matt 6
Thu Jul 16, 2015 5:53 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Cargo Doors - Am I missing something Stupid?
Replies: 7
Views: 1070

Cargo Doors - Am I missing something Stupid?

Not that I think it will make a difference but my bus is a 67 LHD 11 window For the life of me I can't get the lock rods in the cargo doors to stop rattling and its driving me nuts when we go anywhere in it :? :? I can't see that I am missing any parts from my doors from the picture's on the parts c...
by Matt 6
Sat Apr 18, 2015 8:24 pm
Forum: Hessich Oldendorf
Topic: 2017 Yet ?
Replies: 12
Views: 5405

Re: 2017 Yet ?

Have a look at this link, plenty of pictures to show you what HO is all about and what to expect

http://www.classiccult.com/blog/hessisc ... -2013.html