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  Topic: Best replacement window crank
HerbieDave

Replies: 53
Views: 1808

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Wed Nov 15, 2017 1:48 pm   Subject: Re: Best replacement window crank
https://www.airheadparts.com/Door-Window-Winder-/-Handle/item/113-837-581%20D

lifetime warranty
  Topic: Coming to a State Near You !
HerbieDave

Replies: 14
Views: 819

PostForum: HBB Off-Road   Posted: Tue Nov 07, 2017 2:01 pm   Subject: Re: Coming to a State Near You !
Interesting read! Thanks for sharing
  Topic: 1967 speedometer
HerbieDave

Replies: 7
Views: 200

PostForum: Ghia   Posted: Fri Nov 03, 2017 2:37 pm   Subject: Re: 1967 speedometer
YUP!
  Topic: 1967 speedometer
HerbieDave

Replies: 7
Views: 200

PostForum: Ghia   Posted: Fri Nov 03, 2017 1:23 pm   Subject: Re: 1967 speedometer
https://www.airheadparts.com/Dash-Light-Socket/item/141-957-397%20A%20OE

https://www.airheadparts.com/Bulb-Dash-12v/item/N177512
  Topic: Ghia door handle difference
HerbieDave

Replies: 4
Views: 234

PostForum: Ghia   Posted: Thu Nov 02, 2017 11:37 am   Subject: Re: Ghia door handle difference
Correct, the way they lock is different. The earlier handles (56-63) the actual lock cylinder locks to the handle, the latch has no lock on it, where the later ones (64-67) the lock cylinder turns and ...
  Topic: Newby with a 74
HerbieDave

Replies: 18
Views: 463

PostForum: Ghia   Posted: Thu Nov 02, 2017 11:22 am   Subject: Re: Newby with a 74
The length of threads on the 70-71 wiper shafts are taller than the 73-74. The 70/71 uses a alum. cap nut and the 73/74 uses a thin nut then a black plastic cap. So unless you change your wiper shafts ...
  Topic: What's up with speedo cables?
HerbieDave

Replies: 6
Views: 241

PostForum: Ghia   Posted: Thu Nov 02, 2017 11:15 am   Subject: Re: What's up with speedo cables?
You can "try" to file down the part that goes into the gauge, but it is a pain since it's basically in a cup.
  Topic: 56 Rear mirror glass replacement
HerbieDave

Replies: 14
Views: 521

PostForum: Ghia   Posted: Thu Nov 02, 2017 11:13 am   Subject: Re: 56 Rear mirror glass replacement
you can use the 59-64 mirrors if you use the same year visors.

Mainly the spindle length/type of visor is the difference.

The center and mirror are the same upto 64

58-64 CV's had a longer n ...
  Topic: What's up with speedo cables?
HerbieDave

Replies: 6
Views: 241

PostForum: Ghia   Posted: Thu Nov 02, 2017 10:53 am   Subject: Re: What's up with speedo cables?
The problem is whoever is currently making them is not making the ends that go into the speedometer correct. It's a little big. It may fit in 1/2 way if you force it in, but you'll never get it back o ...
  Topic: After market parts quality- window seals/headliner
HerbieDave

Replies: 15
Views: 584

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Thu Nov 02, 2017 10:36 am   Subject: Re: After market parts quality- window seals/headliner
A new shipment of the Bus door seals are on their way! should have them in time for our Christmas sale!


Wait for the Airhead Parts door seals to be restocked. They did a run of them and sold out ...
  Topic: dumpy bus going 2.5L
HerbieDave

Replies: 154
Views: 16996

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Wed Oct 18, 2017 9:45 am   Subject: Re: dumpy bus going 2.5L
Thanks. I'm a "Cry Once" kind of guy, so I don't mind spending to get the best results, especially if someone else has done all the trail and error and has a winning solution. Same with the ...
  Topic: dumpy bus going 2.5L
HerbieDave

Replies: 154
Views: 16996

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Tue Oct 17, 2017 1:36 pm   Subject: Re: dumpy bus going 2.5L
if anyone needs harness work done, jeff is your man. I have had several done by him and never have I been let down.

Thanks for the reference, Got 3 I need to get done!

can't say enough good abou ...
  Topic: dumpy bus going 2.5L
HerbieDave

Replies: 154
Views: 16996

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Fri Oct 13, 2017 8:48 am   Subject: Re: dumpy bus going 2.5L
if anyone needs harness work done, jeff is your man. I have had several done by him and never have I been let down.

Thanks for the reference, Got 3 I need to get done!
  Topic: EVC Furnace Replacement
HerbieDave

Replies: 8
Views: 420

PostForum: Eurovan   Posted: Mon May 15, 2017 10:11 am   Subject: Re: EVC Furnace Replacement
turn off your propane
Slide the rear seat all the way forward and out of the tracks
take off the side panel
disconnect the electrical, gas line and air duct
remove the 4 screws that hold the front ...
  Topic: Timing belt rub
HerbieDave

Replies: 2
Views: 154

PostForum: Eurovan   Posted: Fri Apr 21, 2017 2:45 pm   Subject: Re: Timing belt rub
When I took off the harmonic balancer and lower and upper covers then installed the harmonic balancer back on (So I could run it and see what is happening) Before starting I noticed I could use my fin ...
  Topic: Timing belt rub
HerbieDave

Replies: 2
Views: 154

PostForum: Eurovan   Posted: Tue Apr 18, 2017 6:59 pm   Subject: Timing belt rub
My 95 had what I thought was a bad alternator bearing or idler, so I took off the,drive belt and the sound was still there. I then took off the lower timing belt cover and can see 2 deep grooves on th ...
  Topic: Aftermarket Rims 15-16"
HerbieDave

Replies: 6
Views: 308

PostForum: Eurovan   Posted: Fri Apr 07, 2017 9:06 am   Subject: Re: Aftermarket Rims 15-16"
That is why i'm asking for suggestions to see if maybe others have found and used ones that will work that I can look into.
  Topic: Knuckles
HerbieDave

Replies: 3
Views: 270

PostForum: Eurovan   Posted: Fri Apr 07, 2017 8:20 am   Subject: Re: Knuckles
Already have new upper and lower control arms ordered and rebuilt Raybestos calipers. So wondering If I have to limit my search to 93-95 for the knuckles.
  Topic: Knuckles
HerbieDave

Replies: 3
Views: 270

PostForum: Eurovan   Posted: Fri Apr 07, 2017 8:18 am   Subject: Knuckles
Ok, so anyone know the difference between the early and late Knuckles? (other than ABS and Non-ABS) are the mounting ears for the calipers different? ball joints or tire rod different? I'm rebuilding ...
  Topic: Aftermarket Rims 15-16"
HerbieDave

Replies: 6
Views: 308

PostForum: Eurovan   Posted: Fri Apr 07, 2017 7:36 am   Subject: Re: Aftermarket Rims 15-16"
I'd probably try to meet the load rating of the tire.

Yes, that is what I'm trying to do, but most aftermarket rims are load rated for passenger cars, not the "Great White Whale" EVC. I'v ...
 
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