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  Topic: Optimum size exhaust system for 1914 in Type III
Hornman

Replies: 9
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PostForum: Performance/Engines/Transmissions   Posted: Wed May 20, 2015 10:22 pm   Subject: Optimum size exhaust system for 1914 in Type III
I got what I needed at Kaddie Shack in Pasadena. Good guys. Great prices.
  Topic: Optimum size exhaust system for 1914 in Type III
Hornman

Replies: 9
Views: 640

PostForum: Performance/Engines/Transmissions   Posted: Sun May 03, 2015 10:46 pm   Subject: Optimum size exhaust system for 1914 in Type III
Hello again.
Is 1 3/8" the stock size? I like the idea of 1 1/2" for this 1914 Type III. But I'm having trouble finding that configuration for the Type III (with J tubes). I see it plenty f ...
  Topic: Optimum size exhaust system for 1914 in Type III
Hornman

Replies: 9
Views: 640

PostForum: Performance/Engines/Transmissions   Posted: Thu Apr 30, 2015 12:31 pm   Subject: Optimum size exhaust system for 1914 in Type III
Thanks again. I like your idea of 1 3/8" or larger.
  Topic: Optimum size exhaust system for 1914 in Type III
Hornman

Replies: 9
Views: 640

PostForum: Performance/Engines/Transmissions   Posted: Thu Apr 30, 2015 9:21 am   Subject: Optimum size exhaust system for 1914 in Type III
Thanks guys!

Jon, that second link is for Type I. I'll snoop around; I'm sure they'll have a similar set-up for Type III.

Best,
Michael
  Topic: Optimum size exhaust system for 1914 in Type III
Hornman

Replies: 9
Views: 640

PostForum: Performance/Engines/Transmissions   Posted: Wed Apr 29, 2015 11:11 pm   Subject: Optimum size exhaust system for 1914 in Type III
Hi folks. I've got a 69 Fasty with a 1914 in it. I got it this way and don't know much about the build. It's got the original heater boxes so I'm thinking it's stock exhaust. Would 1 3/8" be best ...
  Topic: Hello again
Hornman

Replies: 3
Views: 353

PostForum: Type 3   Posted: Fri Feb 13, 2015 1:03 pm   Subject: Hello again
Thanks man! Yeah, I remember you too. Hope all is well. Yes, what's your buddy's name. I'm still having carb issues with this thing. It's got a 1914 in it so I'm thinking of biting the bullet and putt ...
  Topic: Hello again
Hornman

Replies: 3
Views: 353

PostForum: Type 3   Posted: Fri Feb 13, 2015 12:23 am   Subject: Hello again
Hi folks. Been a while. I used to be on here a lot as "Blessed Bus". These days I've got a '69 fastback that I'm trying to bring back to life. A slow process... As life itself gets in the wa ...
  Topic: Is it the carbs?
Hornman

Replies: 5
Views: 903

PostForum: Performance/Engines/Transmissions   Posted: Wed Mar 17, 2010 8:23 pm   Subject: Is it the carbs?
Thanks Alister!
  Topic: Is it the carbs?
Hornman

Replies: 5
Views: 903

PostForum: Performance/Engines/Transmissions   Posted: Mon Mar 15, 2010 10:36 pm   Subject: Is it the carbs?
Thanks guys! This is way worse than being out of sync. I'll read the threads and reacquaint myself.

Thanks again,
Michael
  Topic: Is it the carbs?
Hornman

Replies: 5
Views: 903

PostForum: Performance/Engines/Transmissions   Posted: Mon Mar 15, 2010 4:38 pm   Subject: Is it the carbs?
Howdy all!

I've got a Fastback with a new (rebuilt) 1914 with dual baby Webers. My brother gave it to me because he couldn't get 'er running. She's popping, running very rough, barely idles. I beli ...
  Topic: Won't down shift into 2nd.
Hornman

Replies: 2
Views: 621

PostForum: Type 3   Posted: Wed Dec 02, 2009 12:20 am   Subject: Won't down shift into 2nd.
Will do. Thanks Mike.
  Topic: Won't down shift into 2nd.
Hornman

Replies: 2
Views: 621

PostForum: Type 3   Posted: Tue Dec 01, 2009 12:26 am   Subject: Won't down shift into 2nd.
Hello all,

So, I got her to run a little smoother...still some work to do. Ran 'er around the block. But it won't down shift into 2nd. Grinds... It thinks it's going into reverse... The stick feels ...
  Topic: How many fastback owners are out there?
Hornman

Replies: 298
Views: 42970

PostForum: Type 3   Posted: Fri Nov 06, 2009 11:39 pm   Subject: How many fastback owners are out there?
Recently acquired from my Brother:
https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/611423.jpg

I've got some carb problems and I am re-doing the interior. Should be a fun ride!
  Topic: Post pic of your fastback
Hornman

Replies: 615
Views: 127648

PostForum: Type 3   Posted: Fri Nov 06, 2009 11:34 pm   Subject: Post pic of your fastback
1969 Fasty
1974 Schwinn
https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/611423.jpg
  Topic: Coming back with a '69 Fastback~ carb probs
Hornman

Replies: 28
Views: 2575

PostForum: Type 3   Posted: Thu Oct 29, 2009 9:45 pm   Subject: Coming back with a '69 Fastback~ carb probs
"If I were you, I'd not spend the time on it and just sell it to me...you'll be time and money ahead!

Nice fasty!
Tom"

HAH! I hope it doesn't come to that, Tom! Smile

Thanks. I'm ...
  Topic: Coming back with a '69 Fastback~ carb probs
Hornman

Replies: 28
Views: 2575

PostForum: Type 3   Posted: Mon Oct 26, 2009 10:29 pm   Subject: Coming back with a '69 Fastback~ carb probs
An artsy fartsy pic for you~

https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/611423.jpg

1969 \X/ Fastback
1974 Schwinn
  Topic: Coming back with a '69 Fastback~ carb probs
Hornman

Replies: 28
Views: 2575

PostForum: Type 3   Posted: Sun Oct 18, 2009 5:52 pm   Subject: Coming back with a '69 Fastback~ carb probs
Thanks guys. It's parked backwards in a driveway; tank below the motor. He never got it running right, gave up for a couple of years and gave it to me. I think I need to take the carbs to some one who ...
  Topic: Coming back with a '69 Fastback~ carb probs
Hornman

Replies: 28
Views: 2575

PostForum: Type 3   Posted: Sun Oct 18, 2009 5:39 pm   Subject: Coming back with a '69 Fastback~ carb probs
the filter's in the engine compartment. the pump is pulling fuel into the filter. My brother had the tank pulled and cleaned but it has sat for a couple of years with old gas. I putt in a few gallons ...
  Topic: Coming back with a '69 Fastback~ carb probs
Hornman

Replies: 28
Views: 2575

PostForum: Type 3   Posted: Sun Oct 18, 2009 3:45 pm   Subject: Carb probs
Hey. Having some issues here... The pump is working; new filter is full of gas. When I prime the carbs, it runs for a few seconds and then dies. It's been sitting so I put in the new filter and some f ...
  Topic: a quick picture of the new motor
Hornman

Replies: 15
Views: 1441

PostForum: Type 3   Posted: Thu Oct 15, 2009 11:17 pm   Subject: a quick picture of the new motor
Looks good!
 
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