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  Topic: Medano Pass Muster - Date change 7/31-8/2 2015 - Colorado
DannoT

Replies: 314
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PostForum: Shows/Events/Camping/Clubs   Posted: Sun Aug 02, 2015 8:54 pm   Subject: Medano Pass Muster - Date change 7/31-8/2 2015 - Colorado
The dirty dozen
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  Topic: Could use your help on this crew/single cab combo
DannoT

Replies: 38
Views: 9463

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Sat May 23, 2015 1:42 pm   Subject: Could use your help on this crew/single cab combo
I remember this truck, I helped Chaz a bit with it when he owned it. It is one cool ride and all the metal work was very well done. I wasn't a fan of the lowered state of the bus as it was so low just ...
  Topic: Fire coming out of exhaust?
DannoT

Replies: 75
Views: 3735

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Sun May 10, 2015 10:03 pm   Subject: Fire coming out of exhaust?
If the needle seat is stuck and flooding the cylinders you should check your oil level. It sounds weird but if you leave the gas hooked up too long with a stuck needle it will fill up the crank case w ...
  Topic: Fire coming out of exhaust?
DannoT

Replies: 75
Views: 3735

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Sun May 10, 2015 2:20 am   Subject: Fire coming out of exhaust?
If the needle seat is stuck and flooding the cylinders you should check your oil level. It sounds weird but if you leave the gas hooked up too long with a stuck needle it will fill up the crank case w ...
  Topic: Official whine about Buses and parts for sale
DannoT

Replies: 52140
Views: 5340336

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Sun Apr 19, 2015 3:26 pm   Subject: Official whine about Buses and parts for sale
I try not to post in this particular thread because of all the fallout it brings but....
This particular debate is quite titillating Very Happy. I myself would buy a Brazilian split just for the uniqueness ...
  Topic: Meet FUBARU
DannoT

Replies: 48
Views: 9102

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Tue Feb 17, 2015 4:43 pm   Subject: Meet FUBARU
Popcorn
  Topic: Going to Shasta, lost 4th gear help needed.
DannoT

Replies: 18
Views: 1784

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Wed Jan 28, 2015 9:40 pm   Subject: Going to Shasta, lost 4th gear help needed.
Hi all,
This is BuggyBob here in Reno. Hart and Jeff are probably pulling out their broken tranny as I type and stabbing in a good used one now.
Just wanted to say it was really cool to meet these ...
  Topic: Medano Pass Muster - Date change 7/31-8/2 2015 - Colorado
DannoT

Replies: 314
Views: 38997

PostForum: Shows/Events/Camping/Clubs   Posted: Sat Jan 10, 2015 6:59 pm   Subject: Medano Pass Muster - Date change 7/31-8/2 2015 - Colorado


I just noticed that high lift jack mount. What is that made out of? I am looking to make one that I can adapt to each bus/Vanagon, which all have racks of some sort. Could you PM a close up pho ...
  Topic: Medano Pass Muster - Date change 7/31-8/2 2015 - Colorado
DannoT

Replies: 314
Views: 38997

PostForum: Shows/Events/Camping/Clubs   Posted: Wed Jan 07, 2015 9:28 pm   Subject: Medano Pass Muster - Date change 7/31-8/2 2015 - Colorado
Nice DannoT! Did you make that ladder? My 66 is a 13 Window as well. Did you camper out the interior? That is what I am doing to mine.

I made the ladder out of 20 bucks worth of square tube and ...
  Topic: Medano Pass Muster - Date change 7/31-8/2 2015 - Colorado
DannoT

Replies: 314
Views: 38997

PostForum: Shows/Events/Camping/Clubs   Posted: Wed Jan 07, 2015 1:21 pm   Subject: Medano Pass Muster - Date change 7/31-8/2 2015 - Colorado
# 1. Manfred58sc / Manfred Bereuter / '69 bus
# 2. richparker / Rich Parker / '68 tin top westy
# 3. peaceful warrior / Brian Lewis /87 Syncro or 66 bus and possibly the 89 Westy if the wife comes a ...
  Topic: Medano Pass Muster - Date change 7/31-8/2 2015 - Colorado
DannoT

Replies: 314
Views: 38997

PostForum: Shows/Events/Camping/Clubs   Posted: Tue Dec 30, 2014 11:40 am   Subject: Medano Pass Muster - Date change 7/31-8/2 2015 - Colorado
This sounds like a great trip and Im definitely in for the muster. Ill see if some of the Evergreen dubbers will want to go, a couple of them will be going to Shasta this year and so long as their rid ...
  Topic: 1960 23 Window Deluxe restoration
DannoT

Replies: 232
Views: 63235

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Tue Dec 02, 2014 6:46 pm   Subject: 1960 23 Window Deluxe restoration
Top notch restoration on par with that beautiful 15 window you brought back to life. I cant wait to see this beauty at all the shows this coming summer.
  Topic: whats your thoughts on putting dual single barrel carbs on
DannoT

Replies: 32
Views: 1765

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Wed Oct 29, 2014 10:24 pm   Subject: whats your thoughts on putting dual single barrel carbs on
Been a while since I worked on a single port but why not remove carb and then remove the 4 nuts holding the manifold on, then when thats out of the way you can get to your fan shroud screw. Or get a r ...
  Topic: Oil filter location
DannoT

Replies: 19
Views: 2697

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Sat Oct 18, 2014 2:16 am   Subject: Oil filter location
very bad place to put an oil cooler.

I have to disagree with you on this point, Ive been running my cooler in the compartment for years with thousands of trouble free miles. I have neither had the ...
  Topic: Bus Brake Bleeding Process
DannoT

Replies: 12
Views: 1102

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Tue Sep 16, 2014 7:09 pm   Subject: Bus Brake Bleeding Process
I'm not positive but you should be able to leave the master cylinder in place using the vacuum bleeder, when I used to work in a shop and vacuum bleed brakes we would just flip a big bottle of brake f ...
  Topic: Which will sell for more $- stock or lowered?
DannoT

Replies: 31
Views: 2121

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Thu Sep 04, 2014 5:57 pm   Subject: Which will sell for more $- stock or lowered?
I'de say stock is the way to go for a faster flip here James, you could put a higher price tag on it with the right parts if you lowered it but it would reduce the number of people willing to buy it a ...
  Topic: Front suspension/beam
DannoT

Replies: 51
Views: 8041

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Fri Aug 22, 2014 6:27 pm   Subject: Front suspension/beam
Will do, Ive been toying with the idea of having the kingpins rebuilt for years this may be the final nail in that coffin.
  Topic: Front suspension/beam
DannoT

Replies: 51
Views: 8041

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Fri Aug 22, 2014 6:03 pm   Subject: Front suspension/beam
Thanks Campingbox, Ill check too see if I can get a screwdriver in the king pin zerks tomorrow, Im waiting to do any extensive repairs until after the last show of the season here in colorado incase s ...
  Topic: Front suspension/beam
DannoT

Replies: 51
Views: 8041

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Fri Aug 22, 2014 5:40 pm   Subject: Front suspension/beam
Ok so Ive got a king pin/link pin issue that pertains to this thread. Ive got a 67 with what I believe to be its original link pin king pin set up. Ive had it for 7 years and have always religiously g ...
  Topic: Running 20deg hotter, no change in head temps
DannoT

Replies: 28
Views: 2769

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Thu Jul 31, 2014 1:31 pm   Subject: Re: Running 20deg hotter, no change in head temps
oil pressure used to be 180 ... then around 220 if on the highway for a little bit.

I'm thinkin' that's your problem.

Haha I believe he meant temp not pressure lol 220psi would blow the case rig ...
 
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