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Buggy Speakers
Posted: Yesterday 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
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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
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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
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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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Oil Manifold
Posted: Sun Nov 29, 2020 2:05 pm
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Oil Manifold
MrGoodtunes
... as seen from behind fan shroud (on front of car side of shroud). Replaces stock cooler and provides for external filter and/or radiator cooler.


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Cylinders #3 & 4
Posted: Fri Nov 20, 2020 4:19 pm
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Cylinders #3 & 4
MrGoodtunes
Oil soak'd carbon deposits, not bad after sitting still for over 28 years.


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Engine dolly
Posted: Fri Nov 20, 2020 4:14 pm
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Engine dolly
MrGoodtunes
Cobbled a skateboard scooter together with the base of a charcoal grille for moving my spare engine around.


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Spring Plate Installation
Posted: Sat Oct 17, 2020 4:27 pm
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Spring Plate Installation
MrGoodtunes
From 1961-74 manual by Clymer


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Clutch Pedal Shaft
Posted: Sat Aug 01, 2020 12:12 pm
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Clutch Pedal Shaft
MrGoodtunes
This one's hook bends farther into the tunnel


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Nut for shock absorber
Posted: Mon Jul 27, 2020 4:39 pm
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Nut for shock absorber
MrGoodtunes
Hope this nut can replace my lost original German (sure glad the bolt stay'd there)


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Oil Filler Funnel
Posted: Mon Jul 27, 2020 4:34 pm
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Oil Filler Funnel
MrGoodtunes
Short piece of clear vinyl tubing makes this funnel work with my buggy's oil filler extension.


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Fuel filter
Posted: Tue Jul 07, 2020 9:43 am
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Fuel filter
MrGoodtunes
Besides being good looking, it lets you see alot: Whether you have fuel or not, whether the filter element is dirty and needs replacing, and if install'd at a little angle, fuel surface level gives helpful clues.


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Small Spare Tire
Posted: Sun Apr 26, 2020 10:25 am
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Small Spare Tire
MrGoodtunes
"Temporary Use Only" tire mounted on stock VW rim.


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Mini-Camaro
Posted: Sat Apr 04, 2020 5:28 pm
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Mini-Camaro
MrGoodtunes
Back when she had slotted "mags"


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Jackman emblem
Posted: Tue Mar 31, 2020 6:56 pm
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Jackman emblem
MrGoodtunes
One spoke on my wide 5 lug, 13" Jackmans front wheel rims


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Derailleur as Throttle Lock
Posted: Sat Mar 28, 2020 1:21 pm
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Derailleur as Throttle Lock
MrGoodtunes
Poor man's cruise control via 10-speed bicycle derailleur lever with its cable attached to throttle cable using a barrel clamp just forward of fan shroud.


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Derailleur as Throttle Lock
Posted: Sat Mar 28, 2020 1:21 pm
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Derailleur as Throttle Lock
MrGoodtunes
Poor man's cruise control via 10-speed bicycle derailleur lever with its cable attached to throttle cable using a barrel clamp just forward of fan shroud.


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Protecting Cyl 1&2 Plug Wires
Posted: Sun Mar 15, 2020 5:25 pm
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Protecting Cyl 1&2 Plug Wires
MrGoodtunes
Ribbed plastic conduit helps insulate spark plug wires from bolt head holding fan backing plate to fan shroud and sharp edge of backing plate.


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Cruise Control
Posted: Mon Jan 20, 2020 8:08 pm
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Cruise Control
MrGoodtunes
This bicycle de-railer lever works well for a crude cruise control when other end of bike cable is pin'd to throttle cable near carb end.


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Wiper wires
Posted: Mon Dec 30, 2019 7:04 pm
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Wiper wires
MrGoodtunes
I used a VW wiper switch to operate Fiat wipers for my buggy's curved windshield which came from a Fiat Spyder model 124.


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Alternator B+ terminal boot
Posted: Mon Dec 16, 2019 7:51 pm
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Alternator B+ terminal boot
MrGoodtunes
Spark plug boot used to protect hot B+ terminal


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Dash visor for musicplayer
Posted: Fri Nov 15, 2019 12:07 pm
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Dash visor for musicplayer
MrGoodtunes
Houses smartphone that comes on as music player when power is applied to USB charging port, thanks to an app call'd Tasker


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Scat Fan Shroud
Posted: Mon Nov 11, 2019 7:18 pm
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Scat Fan Shroud
MrGoodtunes
Has directing vanes inside, like original German, unlike other brands such as EMPI which has no vanes.


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Tool for single port intake
Posted: Sun Oct 27, 2019 11:20 am
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Tool for single port intake
MrGoodtunes
Here's what I've been using so long that I can't recall whether I put that bend into it or bought it this way


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Tool for single port intake
Posted: Sun Oct 27, 2019 11:20 am
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Tool for single port intake
MrGoodtunes
Here's what I've been using so long that I can't recall whether I put that bend into it or bought it this way


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Tool for single port intake
Posted: Sun Oct 27, 2019 11:20 am
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Tool for single port intake
MrGoodtunes
Here's what I've been using so long that I can't recall whether I put that bend into it or bought it this way


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Electric Fuel Pump Instructions
Posted: Sat Oct 26, 2019 10:34 am
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Electric Fuel Pump Instructions
MrGoodtunes
For a low-pressure Federal Mogul in-line fuel pump, 2008


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Pedal Shaft
Posted: Fri Oct 18, 2019 4:51 pm
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Pedal Shaft
MrGoodtunes
...with fat clutch cable hook that bends farther into tunnel


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Chrome Lug Caps
Posted: Thu Oct 17, 2019 1:06 pm
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Chrome Lug Caps
MrGoodtunes
Found these at a major interstate truck stop


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Steering Roll Radius
Posted: Thu Oct 17, 2019 1:04 pm
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Steering Roll Radius
MrGoodtunes
Roll radius is the distance from axis of steering rotation to wheel center line (which is negative if wheel centerline is inside)


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Flywheel (with bad teeth)
Posted: Sun Oct 13, 2019 10:54 am
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Flywheel (with bad teeth)
MrGoodtunes
This is what happens to a 109-tooth 6volt flywheel after about 20 years of using a 6-volt starter with a 6-volt solenoid in a 12-volt system. (To avoid this, use a 12-volt solenoid.)


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Buggy Art
Posted: Sat Oct 12, 2019 12:22 pm
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Buggy Art
MrGoodtunes
Dazzeling dash display, sunset oil painting, and stain'd glass box by my artistically gifted wife.


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