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HVX MODS on big-bore strokers by Bob Hoover[_2_]
To All: Oil for the right-hand half of the crankcase arrives there via the channel behind the #2 cam bearing. When building a high-reliability engine a standard procedure is to increase the cross-sectional area of that narrow channel. While this improves things, the amount of oil that can reach...
June 4th 18 12:46 AM
by GreggHolmes Go to last post
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One piece window kits by [email protected]
On Thursday, September 11, 1997 at 3:00:00 AM UTC-4, Steve Moran wrote: > Has anybody had much experience with one-pice window kits? I am thinking > of putting some in my 1969 1500 as I'm rebuilding it. I have heard that > they leak lots, are hard to put up and down etc... > > Any help much...
April 27th 18 04:19 AM
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favorite vw color?? / most popular produced?? by [email protected]
On Friday, November 9, 2001 at 8:15:46 AM UTC+5:30, Bsvwoc wrote: > What your favorite vw color?? / what was vw's most popular air-cooled car > color??? MY 69 VW BEETLES COLOUR(PAINTED BY ME) IT`S GREENISH GRAY WITH MILKY PEARL MIXED
March 14th 18 07:12 AM
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I miss this place by VWGirl
The people, the knowledge, the bickering, all of it. There will never again be the RAMVA that once was. Just want to all to know that I love and miss you all <3
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February 23rd 18 01:08 AM
by kaferdave Go to last post
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Uhaul tow by [email protected]
Hi. I’m looking to pickup a bug. I’ve owned 2, time for another. I’d need to tow it. I see uhaul rents towing trailers, really wheels and ramps. I’d like to hear from people here how good those are. Which end gets towed? Thanks!
February 19th 18 05:31 AM
by RoddyMcCorley Go to last post
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Air Scoops on a Bus??? by No Name
wrote: > On Sunday, May 23, 1999 at 12:00:00 AM UTC-7, Jerry & Melissa Jess wrote: >> OK---let me start something here---do those fiber-glass air scoops on an >> early bus really work?? by that i mean has anyone run any temperature >> tests that show there is More air...
February 15th 18 09:05 PM
by No Name Go to last post
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Convert automatic to manual in 1969 Bug by [email protected]
On Sunday, April 21, 1996 at 12:00:00 AM UTC-7, NudeSail wrote: > I have seen articles in VW mags in the past where all you have to do is > remove the vacuum slave unit, run a clutch cable to the tranny, hook it > up, and you have an outstanding 3 speed manual transmission! I have also > talked to...
January 9th 18 06:08 AM
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Midnight Repairs (2017) by [email protected][_1_]
He came down the back drive just before midnight on Christmas Eve. I was out in the shop, about to call it a night when I heard the unmistakable sound of a Volkswagen running on three cylinders. Bad valve. It was an early model high-roof delivery van. Bright red with white trim. He pulled up...
December 25th 17 04:19 AM
by [email protected][_1_] Go to last post
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'74 Super Beetle - Bad ignition switch? by [email protected]
My 1974 super is having problems where the car starts and runs just fine but none of my accessories work. I sometimes works if I jiggle the key in the ignition. Would this be caused by a bad ignition switch? Accessories include headlights, radio, windshield wipers, fresh air defrost and rear window...
October 12th 17 08:30 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Dont Freeze in your VW! HEAT SOLUTIONS! by [email protected]
Sounds like you have never driven a VW bug in the winter. Not a matter of fixing...the old ones just didn't heat. On Saturday, November 15, 1997 at 1:00:00 AM UTC-7, wrote: > Has the thought of actually FIXING your heater ever crossed your mind? I > have driven in sub 0...
October 4th 17 08:31 PM
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Tire Pressure by Lynn Martin
I just got some new Kuhmo Tires, 165/80/15, (great deals for $26 a piece on the net!) for my 1974 Superbeetle. Anyhow, I am going to get them mounted/etc. The "recommended tire pressure" listed on the glove compartment door says Front - 18 psi and Rear 29 psi. This seems too low to me,...
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September 30th 17 01:59 AM
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Can I get my 1600i (MexiBeetle) bored to 1.8 or 2 liters? by elzopi
I need to rebuild my engine as it has low compression and I am exploring getting a 1.8 or 2 liter kit. My main concern is if the intake will match the new cylinders intake. Another concern would be if my EFI will handle the additional fuel needs of a bored engine. Thanks
August 16th 17 12:30 AM
by elzopi Go to last post
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What is the record for an engine pull? by VFW
I've never seen one , but I've heard they do two person , pull and replace engine challenges. I believe they did it in something like 3 minutes. anyone? -- Money! What a concept.
June 28th 17 12:56 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Building a Classic VW Bug From Scratch by [email protected]
Hello, I'm looking to build a bug from scratch...everything (pan, engine, gearbox, etc). Best place to start to get a parts list, costs, etc? Thank you.
June 21st 17 01:40 AM
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looking to buy a beetle in toronto area by [email protected]
hi! i sold my last bug about 5 years ago. 63 moon roof. im itching for a decent daily driver in Southern Ontario. Anyone local looking to sell? id even take a semi-auto! :-)
May 1st 17 05:56 AM
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Vapour Lock in T3 by John[_28_]
After running around town in 43 Deg C temps the T3 refused to restart. Turns out to be Vapour Lock due to heat. Car was got going by pressurising fuel tank. It occurred to me though that if the mechanical fuel pump was replaced by an electric one at front of car the problem would be solved....
March 18th 17 04:19 AM
by Max Welton Go to last post
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Portland OR VW shop/retail? by [email protected]
On Wednesday, December 15, 1999 at 12:00:00 AM UTC-8, Air-Cooled wrote: > Always V-dub isn't there anymore, they moved out to 54th (or so says the > sign). I just discovered this to my horror two weeks ago. Wound up going > to Halsey, which almost always has what I want in stock. I haven't been...
March 1st 17 10:14 PM
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How to fix this leak? Doesn't look good... by [email protected]
On Monday, March 11, 2002 at 11:54:58 AM UTC-8, wrote: > Hi y'all. I was outside yesterday and noticed a small puddle under > the bug near the back kinda closer to the passenger side than the > driver's side. Today I was outside had gotten back from driving the > bug...
September 18th 16 11:30 PM
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Kelley Blue Book: value of '67 bug = twice the value of '70 bug ?? by [email protected]
Supply and demand the sixties are more desirable it doesn't make any sense there's hardly any difference between a 67 and 70 I have to laugh when I see one posted for 5 grand in it needs for boards
August 17th 16 09:09 PM
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1972 vw autostick issues when shifting by goldie
isues with shifting - not sure what I need to do to repair - replace vacuum hose, servo unit.... help please - and where to find these parts -- posted from http://www.motorsforum.com/volkswagen/1972-vw-autostick-issues-when-shifting-77346-.htm using MotorsForum's Web, RSS and Social Media...
June 7th 16 12:23 PM
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