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  Topic: Off road modifications for your bus FAQ
ImAddicted

Replies: 1523
Views: 428725

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Yesterday 6:50 pm   Subject: Re: Off road modifications for your bus FAQ
Thank you, sir! Do a few shots for me tonight:).
  Topic: What did you do for your Bay recently?
ImAddicted

Replies: 8766
Views: 1165688

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Yesterday 6:46 pm   Subject: Re: What did you do for your Bay recently?
Coming along nicely Scott. I wish I could offer the windshield out of blue bus, but we need it for ryans camper, his is all smoked around the edges.
Thank you, I’m pleased with today’s progress, hopi ...
  Topic: 1970 VW bus won't start after sitting 3 years
ImAddicted

Replies: 9
Views: 171

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Yesterday 5:29 pm   Subject: Re: 1970 VW bus won't start after sitting 3 years
Good! Now, let this be a lesson: buses need to be driven. Often Smile
  Topic: Jack used for road service
ImAddicted

Replies: 10
Views: 200

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Yesterday 4:09 pm   Subject: Re: Jack used for road service
After reading this post I thought I had better test ours in the shop. It works perfectly, easy to crank, very stable. Then I made a canvas storage pouch.

https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/195 ...
  Topic: Off road modifications for your bus FAQ
ImAddicted

Replies: 1523
Views: 428725

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Yesterday 2:47 pm   Subject: Re: Off road modifications for your bus FAQ
Today was paint day, finally could put bumper on so could mount these old school 100w lights. Put in the rock screens that I found at the bottom of a box in the attic. Doubt they will offer too much p ...
  Topic: What did you do for your Bay recently?
ImAddicted

Replies: 8766
Views: 1165688

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Yesterday 2:41 pm   Subject: Re: What did you do for your Bay recently?
The weather was awesome today, 70 by 10am, dew burned off by the the time I got back from the dump. Color day. Of course the bugs were out and it’s Sept in Maine so the leaves are starting to drop, bo ...
  Topic: The comments are epic - Bay Window Bus shoplifter
ImAddicted

Replies: 145
Views: 6309

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Fri Sep 20, 2019 7:27 pm   Subject: Re: The comments are epic - Bay Window Bus shoplifter
Wtf!

How much is a god damn cheese stick and and ice cream? Like $2.50? Why? Is worth your reputation and your business over fucking $2.50?!

naa…

he'll make up some excuse and his disciples w ...
  Topic: Let's try this again..1978 Champagne Edition II Bus
ImAddicted

Replies: 10
Views: 140

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Fri Sep 20, 2019 5:55 pm   Subject: Re: Let's try this again..1978 Champagne Edition II Bus
my question would be whats wrong with it to want to part it out? it looks fine from here

Sounds like he has extra parts that he’s selling, not parts off this bus.
  Topic: Let's try this again..1978 Champagne Edition II Bus
ImAddicted

Replies: 10
Views: 140

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Fri Sep 20, 2019 5:07 pm   Subject: Re: Let's try this again..1978 Champagne Edition II Bus
Agreed. You have missed the show season, your options are in the classifieds (best bet), facebook marketplace (hit or miss), or craigslist (Also hit or miss).

If you want to unload it all and don’ ...
  Topic: Perpetually chasing bucking issue now featuring worn AFM tracks
ImAddicted

Replies: 12
Views: 225

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Fri Sep 20, 2019 1:35 pm   Subject: Re: Perpetually chasing bucking issue now featuring worn AFM tracks
I would love to see what a voltmeter says about your battery when this bucking is happening. If your alternator isn't keeping up the voltage will drop - while points are somewhat tolerable of lower v ...
  Topic: What did you do for your Bay recently?
ImAddicted

Replies: 8766
Views: 1165688

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Fri Sep 20, 2019 9:59 am   Subject: Re: What did you do for your Bay recently?
Wow, the grey primer shows such a huge improvement. YOu must be excited.

Thank you, it has been nice being all one color this week. Paint going on today or tomorrow Very Happy

The converted parade bus, ...
  Topic: 1978 VW Bus Champagne Edition II
ImAddicted

Replies: 3
Views: 136

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Thu Sep 19, 2019 7:47 pm   Subject: Re: 1978 VW Bus Champagne Edition II
Pretty bus. Will still be pretty to look at when this gets locked.
Hint: look up. Just to the right of “Home.”
  Topic: Perpetually chasing bucking issue now featuring worn AFM tracks
ImAddicted

Replies: 12
Views: 225

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Thu Sep 19, 2019 7:43 pm   Subject: Re: Perpetually chasing bucking issue now featuring worn AFM tracks
Common discussion over on Shoptalk, I’ve seen it here in old posts...someplace. I did it with mine in ‘13. Still have same AFM. It does work but ONLY A TINY NUDGE! fractions of a millimeter. Only take ...
  Topic: Are AGM Batteries an improvement over typical lead acid battery?
ImAddicted

Replies: 19
Views: 418

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Thu Sep 19, 2019 1:50 pm   Subject: Re: Are AGM Batteries an improvement over typical lead acid battery?
Abscate wrote:
I think flooded batteries in Big Emma would be a bad idea



ImAdicted wrote:
I think it is already too late for that...

No place else can make me laugh and cry at th ...
  Topic: Are AGM Batteries an improvement over typical lead acid battery?
ImAddicted

Replies: 19
Views: 418

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Wed Sep 18, 2019 2:54 pm   Subject: Re: Are AGM Batteries an improvement over typical lead acid battery?
We have them as our auxiliary batteries in both Big Emma and Murphy.

One reason is that we could get larger batteries (physical size) because AGM batteries can be stored on their side. This mak ...
  Topic: The Stupid Question Thread
ImAddicted

Replies: 8383
Views: 615011

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Sun Sep 15, 2019 4:25 pm   Subject: Re: The Stupid Question Thread
Wow, vertical! Mines not like that...

Laughing Laughing Laughing Laughing
  Topic: USA to UK, Landmarks meet up, 5,400 miles and 41 years later
ImAddicted

Replies: 8
Views: 253

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Sun Sep 15, 2019 1:49 pm   Subject: Re: USA to UK, Landmarks meet up, 5,400 miles and 41 years later
Most excellent. I like the Landmark conversions, especially the graphics.
  Topic: What did you do for your Bay recently?
ImAddicted

Replies: 8766
Views: 1165688

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Sun Sep 15, 2019 1:45 pm   Subject: Re: What did you do for your Bay recently?
I have black flies embedded in my rear paint....... don't paint in the Spring.

I try not to go outside in the spring if I can help it...
  Topic: What did you do for your Bay recently?
ImAddicted

Replies: 8766
Views: 1165688

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Sun Sep 15, 2019 1:32 pm   Subject: Re: What did you do for your Bay recently?
Wow - quite a weekend project!!
Thanks, and NO BUGS!
  Topic: What did you do for your Bay recently?
ImAddicted

Replies: 8766
Views: 1165688

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Sun Sep 15, 2019 1:18 pm   Subject: Re: What did you do for your Bay recently?
Yesterday (Sat) cold and raining so I offered to take the lady out for a day of shopping. She give me the stink eye.
“What’s the weather tomorrow? Nice? You taking me out today so you can work on th ...
 
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