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  Topic: New Hightop Option
Jeff's Old Volks Home

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PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Fri May 26, 2017 8:44 am   Subject: Re: New Hightop Option
John, are you Bringing any tops to Busfusion?
  Topic: Brand new custom Syncro transaxle
Jeff's Old Volks Home

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PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Fri Mar 24, 2017 4:38 am   Subject: Re: Brand new custom Syncro transaxle
I bought, what I believe to be the last 2 brand new syncro transmissions in captivity a year or so ago. One I sold, the other one I regeared and it's in my new syncro project, both were 5:43 gears, no ...
  Topic: Importing a Vehicle to the US
Jeff's Old Volks Home

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PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Fri Mar 03, 2017 7:14 am   Subject: Importing a Vehicle to the US
This topic comes up from time to time. This is a direct cut and paste from my broker's website.

Steps to Import A Vehicle into the USA

With the current exchange rate many Canadian vehicles ar ...
  Topic: 95 eurocamper is dead! ECM replacement
Jeff's Old Volks Home

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PostForum: Eurovan   Posted: Wed Dec 21, 2016 4:58 am   Subject: Re: 95 eurocamper is dead! ECM replacement
I'm also looking for an ECU for a 1994 Eurovan 5cyl. Automatic. They're different than the earlier units.This one is not water damaged. Any leads???
Jeff
  Topic: Looking for Syncro front diff 4.86 R&P
Jeff's Old Volks Home

Replies: 8
Views: 768

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Tue Dec 13, 2016 5:17 am   Subject: Re: Looking for Syncro front diff 4.86 R&P
Found 'em... PM sent. Smile
  Topic: Looking for Syncro front diff 4.86 R&P
Jeff's Old Volks Home

Replies: 8
Views: 768

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Thu Dec 08, 2016 4:27 am   Subject: Re: Looking for Syncro front diff 4.86 R&P
I just upgraded a front diff from 4:86 to 5:43... I'll have a look to see if i can find them.
  Topic: Mefro vs South African vs GoWesty Steelies
Jeff's Old Volks Home

Replies: 35
Views: 5080

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Thu Dec 01, 2016 1:05 pm   Subject: Re: Mefro vs South African vs GoWesty Steelies
I sell 16" steel wheels from VW made for the Tiguan, 16x6 1/2 ET30, machined centers, Mefro caps, hardware too. The finish stays better than any other painted steel wheel I've used.
Jeff
  Topic: Best Trailer Setup? Post your pics!
Jeff's Old Volks Home

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PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Fri Nov 18, 2016 4:20 am   Subject: Re: Best Trailer Setup? Post your pics!
Just scored this little fella on Kijiji....

1985 HP 350

https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/1575954.jpg

Looks to me like you need a little time tidying up that garage... Wink
  Topic: Am I missing something, or has nobody perfected the TDI swap
Jeff's Old Volks Home

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PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Wed Nov 09, 2016 4:20 am   Subject: Re: Am I missing something, or has nobody perfected the TDI swap
Just finding this thread. It is informative and technical sometimes, and ranges from cost analysis, to driving preference to mechanical and implementation issues.
I will offer my experience after mo ...
  Topic: What is the color or paint code?
Jeff's Old Volks Home

Replies: 13
Views: 1081

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Thu Mar 17, 2016 1:20 pm   Subject: Re: What is the color or paint code?
The same sticker is in the owners manual too...
  Topic: AAZ IP Bosch Info, Anyone?
Jeff's Old Volks Home

Replies: 4
Views: 624

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Wed Mar 02, 2016 6:38 am   Subject: Re: AAZ IP Bentley Section, Anyone?
VW never released injection pump internal information to Bentley... You'd need to find it from Bosch.
  Topic: How Many 5 Speed Manuals in a Winnebago Rialta
Jeff's Old Volks Home

Replies: 2
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PostForum: Eurovan   Posted: Tue Feb 16, 2016 11:11 am   Subject: Re: How Many 5 Speed Manuals in a Winnebago Rialta
That's the right swap. I've always toyed with the idea of swapping a TDI or at least a 2.4d with a fitted turbo and 5spd in a Rialta.
  Topic: HELP: Broke down in Panama... AAZ alternator pulley
Jeff's Old Volks Home

Replies: 29
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PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Tue Feb 16, 2016 10:56 am   Subject: Re: HELP: Broke down in Panama... AAZ alternator pulley
I too was left stranded by an overrunning overrun pulley. I ended up drilling and 'driving' 3- 6mm bolts in the clutch of the pulley to lock it all together, it would still be on the van if I didn't k ...
  Topic: two cylinder big brakes or one?
Jeff's Old Volks Home

Replies: 14
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PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Tue Feb 16, 2016 10:51 am   Subject: Re: two cylinder big brakes or one?
Well, I do not agree with what is being posted.

The Girling 60 twin piston calipers are superior, due to the fact that they match the original specs much better than the other BBKs available.

If ...
  Topic: Rust and aftermarket bumpers?
Jeff's Old Volks Home

Replies: 27
Views: 2161

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Fri Feb 12, 2016 11:52 am   Subject: Re: Rust and aftermarket bumpers?
FYI, I now order my bumpers and swing outs from said vendor in the raw, as in no finish at all, bare metal. They're well sealed and shipped to me and I have them Bullet Liner sprayed. Problem solved, ...
  Topic: Syncro power steering: do or don't?
Jeff's Old Volks Home

Replies: 21
Views: 2293

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Wed Jan 27, 2016 7:12 am   Subject: Re: Syncro power steering: do or don't?
Do.
  Topic: Advice with timing chain/system repair -- 1999 EVC
Jeff's Old Volks Home

Replies: 2
Views: 263

PostForum: Eurovan   Posted: Wed Jan 27, 2016 7:11 am   Subject: Re: Advice with timing chain/system repair -- 1999 EVC
Where are you located?
  Topic: Cheapest Vendor for Heavy Duty Truck Mirrors?
Jeff's Old Volks Home

Replies: 7
Views: 1179

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Tue Jan 19, 2016 5:49 pm   Subject: Re: Cheapest Vendor for Heavy Duty Truck Mirrors?
Gowesty is the place to buy them. You do realize that CVC list their parts in Pounds Stirling, not dollars, right?
  Topic: Big Brakes for Rhein 15" Wheels
Jeff's Old Volks Home

Replies: 21
Views: 2272

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Tue Dec 29, 2015 10:53 am   Subject: Re: Big Brakes for Rhein 15" Wheels
G60 twin piston Calipers with 12mm spacers, and 280mm rotors all from an Audi 5000Q turbo era 1990 will work. It's tight, and there's no room for stick on wheel weights on the inside of the rim. But i ...
  Topic: Solder Or Crimp??
Jeff's Old Volks Home

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Views: 722

PostForum: Eurovan   Posted: Fri Dec 25, 2015 9:06 am   Subject: Re: Solder Or Crimp??
I prefer the crimp connectors and heat shrink. The only time I break out my soldering guns or pens these days is to repair circuit boards.

I recently had to replace my 25 year old well pump at our ...
 
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