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  Topic: Tom Hanks just bought a Syncro
David Marquis

Replies: 118
Views: 47880

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Fri Sep 04, 2015 6:48 am   Subject: Tom Hanks just bought a Syncro
he was the guy we never saw post again after somebody told him to use the search. Right on, that was funny 240Gordy!!
  Topic: Gas tank reseal questions...
David Marquis

Replies: 33
Views: 11784

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Wed Jul 29, 2015 3:11 pm   Subject: Gas tank reseal questions...
I went to the hardware store and bought some simple, stainless steel, sheet metal, Phillips head screws.
  Topic: Small Car Performance, DIY Front A/C Installation
David Marquis

Replies: 612
Views: 94416

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Sun Jul 19, 2015 12:27 pm   Subject: Small Car Performance, DIY Front A/C Installation
This is very good news to me, I was frustrated about this as I had been so thorough in planning the routing of my hoses and wiring in order to ensure that nothing from this install would inhibit the f ...
  Topic: Small Car Performance, DIY Front A/C Installation
David Marquis

Replies: 612
Views: 94416

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Sun Jul 19, 2015 10:28 am   Subject: Small Car Performance, DIY Front A/C Installation
As for the glovebox, and in regards to people having to modify/cut their glovebox in order to work with this AC evaporator unit. Even when routing everything as cleanly as possible so as to avoid comp ...
  Topic: Small Car Performance, DIY Front A/C Installation
David Marquis

Replies: 612
Views: 94416

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Sat Jul 18, 2015 10:46 pm   Subject: Small Car Performance, DIY Front A/C Installation
Hey Insyncro...Good feedback, although I have to say that I was completely kidding with the 100 plus MPH part.... I Was wondering if anyone would catch that. Smile With other vehicles, and in past years ...
  Topic: Small Car Performance, DIY Front A/C Installation
David Marquis

Replies: 612
Views: 94416

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Wed Jul 15, 2015 9:05 pm   Subject: Small Car Performance, DIY Front A/C Installation
As a brief update, until I have time to post a full update with chronological photos and info on my install, I want to share the following:

I have finished with the install of all wiring, AC hoses ...
  Topic: Bus Depot Add-A-Room.... reports?
David Marquis

Replies: 58
Views: 27800

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Tue Jul 07, 2015 11:13 pm   Subject: Bus Depot Add-A-Room.... reports?
Ahhhhhh, all is clear to me now. Muchas Gracias!!
  Topic: Bus Depot Add-A-Room.... reports?
David Marquis

Replies: 58
Views: 27800

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Tue Jul 07, 2015 4:30 pm   Subject: Bus Depot Add-A-Room.... reports?
Bus Depot:

Is the latest version as large as the one shown here in my quote that includes the photos from Timwhy?

From the bus depot site the new version looks to be smaller.

http://www.busd ...
  Topic: Speedometer cable replacement
David Marquis

Replies: 4
Views: 853

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Wed Jul 01, 2015 10:03 pm   Subject: Speedometer cable replacement
Well, I just finished this job, (replacement of my speedometer cable) earlier this eve. ...and, I have to say, for anyone out there who is at all, in any way, dreading this job, that this is a level 1 ...
  Topic: GW Instrument foil replacement, NEW design
David Marquis

Replies: 55
Views: 19530

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Sun Jun 28, 2015 1:38 pm   Subject: GW Instrument foil replacement, NEW design
Aaaaah, I see.... Thank you Sir !!

I will now proceed accordingly...
  Topic: GW Instrument foil replacement, NEW design
David Marquis

Replies: 55
Views: 19530

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Sun Jun 28, 2015 12:32 pm   Subject: GW Instrument foil replacement, NEW design
Hello, I am about to install this kit onto the instrument cluster of my 1989 GL and I have a question. In the directions, in step 2 of the first page it states: "First determine if you have the s ...
  Topic: How to replace air conditioning and make an upper cabinet?
David Marquis

Replies: 46
Views: 16722

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Fri Jun 19, 2015 11:08 am   Subject: How to replace air conditioning and make an upper cabinet?
Hello Motelvw, any way you could post some info and or some pics on how you went about making the cabinet face?
  Topic: Help Please - need covered space to work near Bay Area
David Marquis

Replies: 18
Views: 2790

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Sun Apr 19, 2015 3:00 pm   Subject: Paint
I paid more for the paint then I did for the bus. Although I bought mine just before the spike in price. I wouldn't say that the guy I used is reasonable, but he is very good at what he does and I cho ...
  Topic: Help Please - need covered space to work near Bay Area
David Marquis

Replies: 18
Views: 2790

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Sun Apr 19, 2015 10:19 am   Subject: Thank you
Thank you to all who replied, I found a spot, with power, a workshop in which to lock my tools, and a giant covered space to work. Perfect, Just down the street from my house and I only need to Mow a ...
  Topic: Small Car Performance, DIY Front A/C Installation
David Marquis

Replies: 612
Views: 94416

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Sun Jan 18, 2015 8:07 pm   Subject: Small Car Performance, DIY Front A/C Installation
I am not using any of the original system whatsoever in my installation. I am using a new drier, a new compressor, new condenser, new wiring.
  Topic: Small Car Performance, DIY Front A/C Installation
David Marquis

Replies: 612
Views: 94416

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Sun Jan 18, 2015 12:54 pm   Subject: Small Car Performance, DIY Front A/C Installation
I am not for certain about the dryer orientation, and whether or not it neds to be facing a particular direction or not. Mine was installed with top side facing up. There is a perfect spot for this ju ...
  Topic: Help Please - need covered space to work near Bay Area
David Marquis

Replies: 18
Views: 2790

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Sat Nov 22, 2014 10:05 am   Subject: Help Please - need covered space to work near Bay Area
Thanks Abscate,

it certainly feels like the set of an old western out there. There are times when I go out there for weeks at a time, take some gear and avoid people all together, with camera and ...
  Topic: Help Please - need covered space to work near Bay Area
David Marquis

Replies: 18
Views: 2790

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Sat Nov 22, 2014 4:13 am   Subject: Help Please - need covered space to work near Bay Area
Good advice Tom, thanks.
  Topic: Help Please - need covered space to work near Bay Area
David Marquis

Replies: 18
Views: 2790

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Sat Nov 22, 2014 3:34 am   Subject: Help Please - need covered space to work near Bay Area
Here below I am sitting with the A/C system before me, completely removed and intact. I built a plywood box for the unit so that the coils would be protected.

If anyone is interested in buying the ...
  Topic: Help Please - need covered space to work near Bay Area
David Marquis

Replies: 18
Views: 2790

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Sat Nov 22, 2014 2:32 am   Subject: Help Please - need covered space to work near Bay Area
WD-40:

Thats a good suggestion. Ive been looking around for a somebody with a large lot, who wouldn't mind being compensated in some way for allowing a 12x20 sized temporary car garage on their lo ...
 
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