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  Topic: Valve size for bore size??
Glenn

Replies: 5
Views: 180

PostForum: Performance/Engines/Transmissions   Posted: Yesterday 7:32 pm   Subject: Re: Valve size for bore size??
Yes, run the Panchitos (40x35.5), CNC chambers
Agreed.

Last year I built a 2017 (90.5x78.4) with those heads and it runs great and pulls to redline.
  Topic: Doghouse oil cooler VS vacuum leak
Glenn

Replies: 1
Views: 36

PostForum: Beetle - 1958-1967   Posted: Yesterday 7:03 pm   Subject: Re: Doghouse oil cooler VS vacuum leak
Is it possible to have a vacuum leak from oil cooler seals being bad?
You'd have oil leaking not air.
  Topic: Distributor notch discrepancy
Glenn

Replies: 8
Views: 310

PostForum: Beetle - Late Model/Super - 1968-up   Posted: Yesterday 12:59 pm   Subject: Re: Distributor notch discrepancy
That's one really good thing about TheSamba. The people on here keep a good eye on the classifieds.

Just because they fit doesn't mean are correct.

You should have ebay hire you as a curator.
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  Topic: Distributor notch discrepancy
Glenn

Replies: 8
Views: 310

PostForum: Beetle - Late Model/Super - 1968-up   Posted: Yesterday 12:46 pm   Subject: Re: Distributor notch discrepancy
There's nothing wrong with buying on eBay and I imagine he got a really good deal on it there. It's like buying anywhere else. You need to know what you are purchasing or buy from a seller that guaran ...
  Topic: 1970 vw bug wont stay on unless i hold key all the way clockwise
Glenn

Replies: 7
Views: 168

PostForum: Beetle - Late Model/Super - 1968-up   Posted: Yesterday 12:03 pm   Subject: Re: 1970 vw bug wont stay on unless i hold key all the way clockwise
It's the switch.
  Topic: Beetle Projects and Builds
Glenn

Replies: 2
Views: 102916

PostForum: Beetle - Late Model/Super - 1968-up   Posted: Yesterday 11:34 am   Subject: Re: Beetle Projects and Builds
https://www.thesamba.com/vw/forum/viewtopic.php?t=759066
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  Topic: This day in history
Glenn

Replies: 529
Views: 58712

PostForum: Off Topic   Posted: Wed Sep 15, 2021 7:47 pm   Subject: Re: This day in history
9/15/1963

Members of the Ku Klux Klan bombed the predominantly African American 16th Street Baptist Church in Birmingham, Alabama, killing four girls.
  Topic: Help installing head studs
Glenn

Replies: 8
Views: 320

PostForum: Performance/Engines/Transmissions   Posted: Wed Sep 15, 2021 7:36 pm   Subject: Re: Help installing head studs
Ok thanks. Yes, it's flush like the others, so I guess I'll just get another medium length.

Thanks Glen, I'm in sayville. Where are you?
Massapequa.

If you want, email or PM me your phone numb ...
  Topic: Fan belt size help
Glenn

Replies: 1
Views: 110

PostForum: Performance/Engines/Transmissions   Posted: Wed Sep 15, 2021 6:54 pm   Subject: Re: Fan belt size help
This is a stock belt for a 74, 1600 with alternator.

https://www.glenn-ring.com/pemp/fanbelt.jpg
  Topic: Help installing head studs
Glenn

Replies: 8
Views: 320

PostForum: Performance/Engines/Transmissions   Posted: Wed Sep 15, 2021 6:13 pm   Subject: Re: Help installing head studs
Where on Long Island are you? I might be able to stop by and take a look.
  Topic: Distributor notch discrepancy
Glenn

Replies: 8
Views: 310

PostForum: Beetle - Late Model/Super - 1968-up   Posted: Wed Sep 15, 2021 5:33 pm   Subject: Re: Distributor notch discrepancy
https://www.glenn-ring.com/pemp/bosch_034_009_%231.jpg
  Topic: Beru distributor cap
Glenn

Replies: 6
Views: 176

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Wed Sep 15, 2021 12:22 pm   Subject: Re: Beru distributor cap
I found a fresh dollar bill works well
  Topic: Buying Original Hardware for '67 Beetle
Glenn

Replies: 35
Views: 1016

PostForum: Beetle - 1958-1967   Posted: Wed Sep 15, 2021 6:01 am   Subject: Re: Buying Original Hardware for '67 Beetle
Cleaning them up on the wire wheel worked great...its a sickness. lol
The wire wheel will remove and protective plating so they can quickly start to rust.
  Topic: How much are you into VW's?
Glenn

Replies: 6
Views: 232

PostForum: General/Chat   Posted: Tue Sep 14, 2021 6:42 pm   Subject: Re: How much are you into VW's?
OK.. .what are these to the right?
https://i.imgur.com/JpbaxGW.jpg
  Topic: Brake Cleaner
Glenn

Replies: 5
Views: 210

PostForum: Off Topic   Posted: Tue Sep 14, 2021 5:01 pm   Subject: Re: Brake Cleaner
I get this from the supplier at my friend's shop, works great.

https://i.imgur.com/u5ukr90.jpg
  Topic: Need advice on buying a Mac
Glenn

Replies: 11
Views: 216

PostForum: Off Topic   Posted: Tue Sep 14, 2021 2:50 pm   Subject: Re: Need advice on buying a Mac
Just bought this for the education director at my synagogue.

$700

Apple MacBook Pro Retina 13.3-Inch Laptop (2.3GHz Core i5, 8GB RAM, 256GB SSD, Thunderbolt 3, USB-C) Space Gray, Mid 2017 - 201 ...
  Topic: Beru distributor cap
Glenn

Replies: 6
Views: 176

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Tue Sep 14, 2021 2:27 pm   Subject: Re: Beru dist cap
Beru and Bremi are both OE parts suppliers.

In fact Bosch discontinued 01 001 points. Both Bremi and Beru sell them but they are the exact same part made by a 3rd party in the same factory, just bo ...
  Topic: Beru distributor cap
Glenn

Replies: 6
Views: 176

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Tue Sep 14, 2021 2:14 pm   Subject: Re: Beru dist cap
If the cap is a direct replacement for the Bosch then... yes.

For the 6 cylinder Mercedes from the 50s and early 60s the Beru caps is half the cost of the Bosch.

Bosch 03 212 $28.49
Bremi 22-80 ...
  Topic: distributor not connecting with the drive pinion
Glenn

Replies: 23
Views: 605

PostForum: Beetle - Late Model/Super - 1968-up   Posted: Tue Sep 14, 2021 10:14 am   Subject: Re: distributor not connecting with the drive pinion
If I'm not mistaken some cases have had the bottom shim replaced with a thicker shim, after the seat of the drive gear is machined out deeper. Perhaps this happened to yours, and the thicker spacer ha ...
  Topic: Porsche 912 air cleaners
Glenn

Replies: 6
Views: 171

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Tue Sep 14, 2021 9:53 am   Subject: Re: Porsche 912 air cleaners
Porsche = $$$$$
 
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