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  Topic: 65 motor oil filter???
Glenn

Replies: 12
Views: 110

PostForum: Beetle - 1958-1967   Posted: Today 3:29 pm   Subject: Re: 65 motor oil filter???
You need to replace the oil pump at a minimum.
  Topic: Oil Filters
Glenn

Replies: 6
Views: 81

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Today 2:06 pm   Subject: Re: Oil Filters
Thanks Glenn,

That's kind of what I thought. As for the HP-1, that was the filter that was on the bus when I bought in 96. I never even thought about using another brand.

What's a good alternate ...
  Topic: 123 Ignition for type IV.
Glenn

Replies: 8
Views: 153

PostForum: Performance / Engines / Transmissions   Posted: Today 2:05 pm   Subject: Re: 123 Ignition for type IV.
He did say to play with it and then we can see what my settings did.
Sound like they don't have a baseline setting and want you to figure it out.
  Topic: Bosch 1 237 011 500 Discontinued
Glenn

Replies: 4
Views: 144

PostForum: Performance / Engines / Transmissions   Posted: Today 11:20 am   Subject: Re: Bosch 1 237 011 500 Discontinued
No... I purchased most of my inventory a few years ago when the prices were still reasonable. If I had to pay current market price, i'd have to pass it on to my customers.

I remember when they were ...
  Topic: Bosch 1 237 011 500 Discontinued
Glenn

Replies: 4
Views: 144

PostForum: Performance / Engines / Transmissions   Posted: Today 11:15 am   Subject: Re: Bosch 1 237 011 500 Discontinued
I've got 320 in my basement. Wink
  Topic: 123 Ignition for type IV.
Glenn

Replies: 8
Views: 153

PostForum: Performance / Engines / Transmissions   Posted: Today 11:14 am   Subject: Re: 123 Ignition for type IV.
was advised by JPM to fit one or something similiar.
did you ask JPM on how to tune it?
  Topic: Oil Filters
Glenn

Replies: 6
Views: 81

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Today 11:12 am   Subject: Re: Oil Filters
The HP-1 uses a 3/4-16 thread. So if it spins on and the seal seals to the base it "technically" fits.

The issue is the quality and flow rate of the filter. Also if it has a anti-drain ba ...
  Topic: Couldnít pass this up, my $4500 new project
Glenn

Replies: 41
Views: 682

PostForum: Beetle - 1958-1967   Posted: Yesterday 10:12 pm   Subject: Re: Couldnít pass this up, my $4500 new project
Thank you, itís. 1965!
1963 was the last year of the ragtop.
  Topic: J Tubes or Not?
Glenn

Replies: 4
Views: 135

PostForum: Beetle - Late Model/Super - 1968-up   Posted: Yesterday 10:08 pm   Subject: Re: J Tubes or Not?
The sled tins won't attach to the J-tubes, you'll need to install these to keep the cooling airflow properly controlled: http://vwparts.aircooled.net/Industrial-Cooling-Tins-Upright-Engines-PAIR-p/ind ...
  Topic: Best source for authentic replacement parts
Glenn

Replies: 5
Views: 176

PostForum: Beetle - Late Model/Super - 1968-up   Posted: Yesterday 10:58 am   Subject: Re: Best source for authentic replacement parts
VW stopped making parts years go, so there is no "new" OEM. if you want NOS, then the classified and ebay are your best online sources.
  Topic: Rare Unique and Oddball stock ignition distributors
Glenn

Replies: 313
Views: 67364

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Tue Feb 20, 2018 10:15 am   Subject: Re: Rare Unique and Oddball stock ignition distributors
The cam dictates the curve.

http://www.glenn-ring.com/pemp/010_019_cam.jpg

http://www.glenn-ring.com/pemp/031-061-cam.jpg
  Topic: Dizzy Cam Lube substitute
Glenn

Replies: 7
Views: 199

PostForum: Beetle - 1958-1967   Posted: Mon Feb 19, 2018 7:20 pm   Subject: Re: Dizzy Cam Lube substitute
Wheel bearing grease can be slung all over the place at high rpm. it's just not sticky enough.

http://www.glenn-ring.com/pemp/bosch_dist_grease2.jpg
  Topic: Dizzy Cam Lube substitute
Glenn

Replies: 7
Views: 199

PostForum: Beetle - 1958-1967   Posted: Mon Feb 19, 2018 6:55 pm   Subject: Re: Dizzy Cam Lube substitute
http://www.mgexp.com/phile/2/329234/Distributor_cam_lube_-_Standard_Lubricam.png
  Topic: [email protected] - Adam Kottke - Seward Speed Shop
Glenn

Replies: 159
Views: 20352

PostForum: Buyer and Seller Feedback   Posted: Mon Feb 19, 2018 4:00 pm   Subject: Re: [email protected] - Adam Kottke - Seward Speed Shop
Another great transaction.
  Topic: distributor question
Glenn

Replies: 3
Views: 279

PostForum: Performance / Engines / Transmissions   Posted: Sun Feb 18, 2018 8:24 pm   Subject: Re: distributor question
Yes try the stock with the vacuum disconnected. It might be the Compufire that's the problem.
  Topic: Id this distributor VJR4BR25
Glenn

Replies: 7
Views: 256

PostForum: Beetle - Oval-Window - 1953-57   Posted: Sun Feb 18, 2018 1:08 am   Subject: Re: Id this distributor VJR4BR25
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  Topic: Id this distributor VJR4BR25
Glenn

Replies: 7
Views: 256

PostForum: Beetle - Oval-Window - 1953-57   Posted: Sat Feb 17, 2018 7:25 pm   Subject: Re: Id this distributor
kool thanx
so what one do I need for a 57 36 horse beetle
also the one I have is nos for a 59/60 bus how much is it worth
or better any one want to trade for a 57 nos beetle
thanx Bobby
That is n ...
  Topic: Painting cylinders ?? Better cooling?
Glenn

Replies: 25
Views: 730

PostForum: Beetle - Late Model/Super - 1968-up   Posted: Sat Feb 17, 2018 3:07 pm   Subject: Re: Painting cylinders ?? Better cooling?
Flat black also protects cast iron from rust.

http://www.glenn-ring.com/engine/images/145_02208.jpg
  Topic: Dual manifold pre-heat with PICT34-3?
Glenn

Replies: 14
Views: 387

PostForum: Performance / Engines / Transmissions   Posted: Sat Feb 17, 2018 10:35 am   Subject: Re: Dual manifold pre-heat with PICT34-3?
my 1835 with a 34-3 and the usual headers, etc. probably pushing in the 80 hp range if I do it right.

Thanks

Chris
80hp isn't going to happen with that carb. Get a set of dual carbs with elect ...
  Topic: Fight Cancer... Join the Battle
Glenn

Replies: 117
Views: 12210

PostForum: Off Topic   Posted: Sat Feb 17, 2018 8:29 am   Subject: Re: Fight Cancer... Join the Battle
Two weeks left before the event. So far i've raised $2715 and would love to top $3000.

Your donation is totally secure since it's directly to Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.

Your donatio ...
 
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