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  Topic: Converting a 1976 fuel injection motor 1.8L to a 2.0L possible?
Hoody

Replies: 18
Views: 310

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Thu Apr 18, 2019 9:25 pm   Subject: Re: Converting a 1976 fuel injection motor 1.8L to a 2.0L possible?
Look up Clatter's junk motor build. Can't remember the exact name of the thread. But for a 1000 dollars that's about as good as you are going to get.
  Topic: Best cleaning method and wax for dirty new interior paint
Hoody

Replies: 2
Views: 162

PostForum: Body/Paint   Posted: Thu Apr 11, 2019 8:07 am   Subject: Best cleaning method and wax for dirty new interior paint
My car was painted several years ago. It's been in storage and over the years has become dirty. The interior is single stage. I want to wash it and wax it. Lots of small holes going into the body. Thi ...
  Topic: Contact paper for window trim accents
Hoody

Replies: 2
Views: 121

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Mon Apr 08, 2019 4:15 pm   Subject: Re: Contact paper for window trim accents
Use xylene and a good scraper to get rid of all of the old glue. Do it outside with the correct respirator. Go Westy sells the correct cloth backed vinyl. Use contact cement to adhere the new vinyl af ...
  Topic: Shops in S.E. Washington State and/or PNW that do straightening?
Hoody

Replies: 23
Views: 760

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Sun Apr 07, 2019 11:25 am   Subject: Re: Shops in S.E. Washington State and/or PNW that do straightening?
The best thing he could do is buy that Bus from Jason and just go from there. Especially since the guy is mechanically inclined. That offer from Jason is a gift. Problem solved.
  Topic: egr box/speedometer cable
Hoody

Replies: 8
Views: 143

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Sat Apr 06, 2019 7:47 pm   Subject: Re: egr box/speedometer cable
Or you can leave both cables hooked up to the box and calibrate the box so that the light on the dash comes on every 3,000 miles to remind you to change your oil. Ratwell has a write up on how to do t ...
  Topic: Fire Suppressant
Hoody

Replies: 5
Views: 279

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Fri Apr 05, 2019 7:40 pm   Subject: Re: Fire Suppressant
My fire suppression system uses Halotron which leaves no residue whatsoever and is extremely effective.
  Topic: 78 Bus Front Caliper Girling ATE interchange
Hoody

Replies: 14
Views: 264

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Sat Mar 30, 2019 11:25 am   Subject: Re: 78 Bus Front Caliper Girling ATE interchange
Busok has the stock retaining plates. A samba member was also making these in stainless which should last forever.
  Topic: 78 Bus Front Caliper Girling ATE interchange
Hoody

Replies: 14
Views: 264

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Sat Mar 30, 2019 8:11 am   Subject: Re: 78 Bus Front Caliper Girling ATE interchange
To answer your first question about the soft lines no. A hard line is used to enter the caliper. As far as the retaining plates go no. The Girling plates are completely different. I had to search the ...
  Topic: Switch panel
Hoody

Replies: 10
Views: 320

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Wed Mar 27, 2019 6:15 am   Subject: Re: Switch panel
That is in fact a Hella 3 position fog light switch. They are quite rare. An upgrade from the stock fog switch that is period correct.
  Topic: BluMaxx blowers
Hoody

Replies: 129
Views: 30560

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Sun Mar 17, 2019 1:13 am   Subject: Re: BluMaxx blowers
Heat plus Chinese plastic is no bueno.
  Topic: Prime carbon monoxide fault points
Hoody

Replies: 20
Views: 490

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Sat Mar 02, 2019 3:01 am   Subject: Re: Prime carbon monoxide fault points
Fireboy-Xintex CMD-4MR.
  Topic: Has Anyone Actually used the Cheap Diesel heaters?
Hoody

Replies: 69
Views: 2360

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Sat Mar 02, 2019 12:45 am   Subject: Re: Has Anyone Actually used the Cheap Diesel heaters?
Maybe I missed something. Why canít the entire set up sit underneath neatly tucked in a metal box? Plumbed into the original hose that feeds the rear bench outlet? Maybe I am over thinking this. I gue ...
  Topic: Craigslist Is So Much FUN!!
Hoody

Replies: 87
Views: 3509

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Sat Mar 02, 2019 12:31 am   Subject: Re: Craigslist Is So Much FUN!!
Quakes and Flakes.
  Topic: Craigslist Is So Much FUN!!
Hoody

Replies: 87
Views: 3509

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Fri Mar 01, 2019 10:36 pm   Subject: Re: Craigslist Is So Much FUN!!
Honestly Clatter...I would push it out onto the street. You will have squatters taking up residence in it in no time. You could probably take a tax deduction based on Cali tax law for homeless speed f ...
  Topic: Type IV machine shop in Southeast MI or Northern OH
Hoody

Replies: 21
Views: 621

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Fri Mar 01, 2019 3:23 pm   Subject: Re: Type IV machine shop in Southeast MI or Northern OH
Bill Webner is the best! He doesnít build a lot of engine anymore as far as I know. Mainly interiors. But he knows a lot of people. Rich Sedoris in You gstown is an amazing engine builder.
  Topic: Where to begin a resto?
Hoody

Replies: 95
Views: 3201

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Thu Feb 28, 2019 10:17 pm   Subject: Re: Where to begin a resto?
I just completely restored all of my interior over the winter. For the shelves of the closet you want to use 1/8 inch Baltic birch. But do not toss your originals. You might be amazed what some gentle ...
  Topic: Type IV machine shop in Southeast MI or Northern OH
Hoody

Replies: 21
Views: 621

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Tue Feb 26, 2019 11:47 am   Subject: Re: Type IV machine shop in Southeast MI or Northern OH
Search realrecycledjack on here.
  Topic: Type IV machine shop in Southeast MI or Northern OH
Hoody

Replies: 21
Views: 621

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Tue Feb 26, 2019 6:23 am   Subject: Re: Type IV machine shop in Southeast MI or Northern OH
Ummmm you may want to check his feedback before you even attemp to deal with that guy.
  Topic: Laminating Cabinets
Hoody

Replies: 11
Views: 430

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Thu Feb 21, 2019 11:39 pm   Subject: Re: Laminating Cabinets
So the website apparently will not allow you to edit your post....oh well...the product that I wanted to mention was Tite bond 3.
  Topic: Laminating Cabinets
Hoody

Replies: 11
Views: 430

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Thu Feb 21, 2019 11:34 pm   Subject: Re: Laminating Cabinets
Donít have time to read responses right now. But do not use contact cement. When my dear friend Jon aka Echebus did his restoration on his cabinets...I did not have the heart to tell him he was making ...
 
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