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Gas Pedal
Posted: Sun Sep 12, 2021 10:51 am
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Gas Pedal
MrGoodtunes
Small roller is core from receipt printer paper roll


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Brake Line Tools
Posted: Sat Sep 11, 2021 10:04 am
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Brake Line Tools
MrGoodtunes
Flare nut wrench and small hand bender


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Goop Hand Cleaner
Posted: Fri Sep 10, 2021 6:32 pm
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Goop Hand Cleaner
MrGoodtunes
Good stuff


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Wheel Cylinder
Posted: Thu Sep 09, 2021 1:57 pm
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Wheel Cylinder
MrGoodtunes
Brand new Ate from WW needed clean up, only used a dab of hand cleaner


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Wheel Cylinders
Posted: Wed Sep 08, 2021 5:20 pm
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Wheel Cylinders
MrGoodtunes
Comparing German, Brazillian, Chinese, and Mexican


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Odometer Font
Posted: Fri Sep 03, 2021 6:38 pm
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Odometer Font
MrGoodtunes
Hard to distinguish 6s from 8s or even 9s on this odometer from an early bus, cobbled in with early bug speedometer parts


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Pressure Plate comparison
Posted: Mon Aug 23, 2021 1:55 pm
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Pressure Plate comparison
MrGoodtunes
6-volt versus 12-volt


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Bumper Tape
Posted: Sat Aug 14, 2021 4:54 pm
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Bumper Tape
MrGoodtunes
Electrical tape got brittle, edges rolled, and some parts broke off after 35 years and 150,000 miles in all kinds of weather including lots of Florida sun, Michigan snow, and some Interstate trips thru heavy downpours


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Wiper Switch Knob
Posted: Sun Aug 08, 2021 1:36 pm
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Wiper Switch Knob
MrGoodtunes
Center push button for wash/spray


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Engine Specs
Posted: Sun Aug 08, 2021 10:02 am
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Engine Specs
MrGoodtunes
from Clymer Productions manual


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Ground wire
Posted: Fri Jul 30, 2021 4:45 pm
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Ground wire
MrGoodtunes
Between alternator case and voltage regulator mounting bracket


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Engine Heat Skirt
Posted: Tue Jul 20, 2021 8:36 am
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Engine Heat Skirt
MrGoodtunes
Making use of an old inner tube


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Andrigs Fan comparison
Posted: Sun Jul 18, 2021 5:40 pm
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Andrigs Fan comparison
MrGoodtunes
Interestingly different snout


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EMPI 8857 Angled Fan Shroud
Posted: Sun Jul 18, 2021 5:39 pm
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EMPI 8857 Angled Fan Shroud
MrGoodtunes
Inlet side has circular lip, withOUT donut-shaped indentation around it (unlike stock fan shroud)


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Sump Level
Posted: Sun Jul 18, 2021 7:17 am
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Sump Level
MrGoodtunes
Engine should be level for proper lubrication, dipstick read, carb float chamber operation, etc. especially when using various size wheels and/or trans mounts


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Sump Level
Posted: Sat Jul 17, 2021 10:47 am
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Sump Level
MrGoodtunes
Engine should be level for proper lubrication, dipstick read, carb float chamber operation, etc. especially when using various size wheels and/or trans mounts


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1960 Rig vs Stock Mount
Posted: Mon Jul 05, 2021 1:58 pm
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1960 Rig vs Stock Mount
MrGoodtunes
Front trans mount for 1960 Beetle has become awfully rare


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1960 Rig vs Stock Mount
Posted: Mon Jul 05, 2021 1:58 pm
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1960 Rig vs Stock Mount
MrGoodtunes
Front trans mount for 1960 Beetle has become awfully rare


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Aerodynamic Mini-Camaro
Posted: Fri Jul 02, 2021 7:21 pm
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Aerodynamic Mini-Camaro
MrGoodtunes
Never liked how the Mini-Camaro front would try to lift at highway speed, so I cut it down, smoothing out its aerodynamics


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Aerodynamic Mini-Camaro
Posted: Fri Jul 02, 2021 7:21 pm
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Aerodynamic Mini-Camaro
MrGoodtunes
Never liked how the Mini-Camaro front would try to lift at highway speed, so I cut it down, smoothing out its aerodynamics


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Aerodynamic Mini-Camaro
Posted: Fri Jul 02, 2021 7:21 pm
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Aerodynamic Mini-Camaro
MrGoodtunes
Never liked how the Mini-Camaro front would try to lift at highway speed, so I cut it down, smoothing out its aerodynamics


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Front Fender Flair
Posted: Fri Jul 02, 2021 1:36 pm
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Front Fender Flair
MrGoodtunes
Mini-Camaro body had extra wide front fender flairs, so I cut off ~2.5" and glass'd in a 1.5" lip to bring the opening's diameter back down.


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Tail Pipes
Posted: Sat Jun 26, 2021 2:01 pm
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Tail Pipes
MrGoodtunes
Stock vs Custom?


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Stubby Exhaust Tube
Posted: Wed Jun 16, 2021 10:08 am
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Stubby Exhaust Tube
MrGoodtunes
Cut off and plugged (no need for intake manifold heat with dual carbs)


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Peashooter
Posted: Sun Jun 13, 2021 10:43 am
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Peashooter
MrGoodtunes
Input end's baffle holder creates a Venturi effect


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Muffler
Posted: Sun Jun 13, 2021 10:41 am
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Muffler
MrGoodtunes
Stock early 60s-ish


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Boot for B+ terminal
Posted: Sun May 30, 2021 5:12 pm
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Boot for B+ terminal
MrGoodtunes
It's an old spark plug wire's boot


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Clutch Cable Tube Rig
Posted: Wed May 26, 2021 10:32 am
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Clutch Cable Tube Rig
MrGoodtunes
Used 4 hose clamps and some pieces of sheet metal at rear end of clutch cable tube as a cobble to accept bowden tube


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Buggy Speakers
Posted: Sun May 16, 2021 9:40 am
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Buggy Speakers
MrGoodtunes
Custom speaker locations using an MP3 player app on a smartphone wired to a 4.1 surround sound multi-media system in my Mini-Camaro kitcar


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Buggy Speakers
Posted: Sun May 16, 2021 9:40 am
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Buggy Speakers
MrGoodtunes
Custom speaker locations using an MP3 player app on a smartphone wired to a 4.1 surround sound multi-media system in my Mini-Camaro kitcar


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Buggy Speakers
Posted: Sun May 16, 2021 9:40 am
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Buggy Speakers
MrGoodtunes
Custom speaker locations using an MP3 player app on a smartphone wired to a 4.1 surround sound multi-media system in my Mini-Camaro kitcar


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Buggy Speakers
Posted: Sun May 16, 2021 9:40 am
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Buggy Speakers
MrGoodtunes
Custom speaker locations using an MP3 player app on a smartphone wired to a 4.1 surround sound multi-media system in my Mini-Camaro kitcar


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Points Plate
Posted: Sat Apr 24, 2021 7:04 pm
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Points Plate
MrGoodtunes
for 009 distributor


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Top Dead Center
Posted: Thu Apr 15, 2021 6:13 pm
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Top Dead Center
MrGoodtunes
Degree marks on crankshaft pulley, very helpful


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VWS shift adjustment
Posted: Sun Feb 21, 2021 3:31 pm
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VWS shift adjustment
MrGoodtunes
Setting the reverse lockout spring.


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VWS shifter
Posted: Sat Feb 20, 2021 1:03 pm
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VWS shifter
MrGoodtunes
The "S" may stand for Spark-O-Matic?


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Oil Filler Extension
Posted: Thu Feb 11, 2021 12:30 pm
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Oil Filler Extension
MrGoodtunes
New shiney aluminum (EMPI, Taiwan) from Dune Buggy Warehouse, Hamilton OH.


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Crankcase Breather Hose
Posted: Thu Feb 11, 2021 12:15 pm
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Crankcase Breather Hose
MrGoodtunes
Using a wheel cylinder spring (as a "stent") to keep thin vinyl hose from buckling-in due to tight curve.


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Piston comparison
Posted: Thu Jan 28, 2021 2:42 pm
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Piston comparison
MrGoodtunes
Used aftermarket piston from 1981; compared to, new AA Performance piston from 2021


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Broken Fins
Posted: Thu Jan 28, 2021 2:38 pm
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Broken Fins
MrGoodtunes
AA Performance cylinder set arrived via FedEx with a couple broken cooling fins on one of the cylinders.


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Moresa Piston
Posted: Sun Jan 17, 2021 7:00 am
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Moresa Piston
MrGoodtunes
Interesting design near wrist pin ends, where I have experienced excessive wear on a set of aftermarket pistons.


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New Alternator Stand
Posted: Fri Jan 15, 2021 8:08 pm
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New Alternator Stand
MrGoodtunes
No firing order!


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Engine Number
Posted: Sat Jan 09, 2021 8:04 pm
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Engine Number
MrGoodtunes
Came out from a 1969 auto-stick Beetle


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My 1600dp
Posted: Sun Jan 03, 2021 10:18 am
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My 1600dp
MrGoodtunes
Built 1990-92 for my Type 1 kitcar using Type 3 carbs (whose linkage passes thru alternator)


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Peen Burr from connecting rod nut
Posted: Sat Jan 02, 2021 10:18 am
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Peen Burr from connecting rod nut
MrGoodtunes
Found one in rod's slot, but the other one went MIA!


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AutoStick fluid pump
Posted: Sun Dec 20, 2020 5:18 pm
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AutoStick fluid pump
MrGoodtunes
Moving engine from AutoStick to manual, I removed trans fluid pump gears and piped (the empty) outlet back to inlet.


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Wiring diagram
Posted: Mon Dec 14, 2020 3:58 pm
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Wiring diagram
MrGoodtunes
For turn signal and hazard flasher


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Used cylinders
Posted: Sun Dec 13, 2020 3:11 pm
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Used cylinders
MrGoodtunes
Clean'd up, still not sure if re-useable


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Used cylinders
Posted: Sun Dec 13, 2020 3:09 pm
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Used cylinders
MrGoodtunes
Un-stash'd 85.5mm set, not sure if re-useable


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Wiper Switch Connections
Posted: Tue Dec 01, 2020 5:50 pm
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Wiper Switch Connections
MrGoodtunes
Diagram shows which terminals connect in the 3 swtich positions. Refer to [img]https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/1984780.jpg[/img]


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