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  Topic: Pop-top metal rim gasket
PDXWesty

Replies: 3
Views: 118

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Thu Sep 23, 2021 10:27 am   Subject: Re: pop top metal rim gasket
Yep - No gasket or sealant required. Screw away!
  Topic: New super white paint that cools.
PDXWesty

Replies: 61
Views: 1900

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Wed Sep 22, 2021 9:19 am   Subject: Re: New super white paint that cools.
I've been trying to stay out of this discussion but I want to add some input. I'm a mechanical engineer that designs cooling systems for large commercial buildings. As in any endeavor, it's easy to ...
  Topic: Custom SS braided brake line supplier?
PDXWesty

Replies: 5
Views: 328

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Mon Sep 20, 2021 9:00 am   Subject: Re: Custom SS braided brake line supplier?
https://www.gowesty.com/product/made-in-usa/23638/gw-stainless-steel-brake-hose-bundle-

https://www.vancafe.com/KT-6981101-p/kt-6981101.htm

https://burleymotorsports.net/product/vanagon-brake-ho ...
  Topic: How much have you towed?
PDXWesty

Replies: 48
Views: 1760

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Wed Sep 15, 2021 8:50 am   Subject: Re: How much have you towed?
Too much?? Wink

https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/1104354.jpg
  Topic: Schroth Fiberglass (sailboat repair shop) - Austin, Texas
PDXWesty

Replies: 15
Views: 600

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Tue Sep 14, 2021 10:04 am   Subject: Re: Schroth Fiberglass (sailboat repair shop) - Austin, Texas
I had my top painted and clear coated to match the body color 12 years ago and it looks as good now is it did then. I would recommend paint as well.

https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/557860. ...
  Topic: Search feature
PDXWesty

Replies: 8
Views: 290

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Mon Sep 13, 2021 8:53 am   Subject: Re: Search feature
The site has info on how to use the search I found helpful years ago.

https://www.thesamba.com/vw/forum/viewtopic.php?t=271515
  Topic: Help with attaching plywood deck to Yakima Roof Basket
PDXWesty

Replies: 55
Views: 1521

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Fri Sep 10, 2021 10:06 am   Subject: Re: Help with attaching plywood deck to Yakima Roof Basket
"Free advice is worth exactly what you pay for it."

My favorite quote from this forum.

This isn't something the OP needs to last 25 years or needs to structurally support a building fo ...
  Topic: end of summer Columbia gorge free camp out
PDXWesty

Replies: 29
Views: 1128

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Wed Sep 08, 2021 8:50 am   Subject: Re: end of summer Columbia gorge free camp out
Is this the location?
https://goo.gl/maps/hreX2tVn5JPumbHy8
  Topic: end of summer Columbia gorge free camp out
PDXWesty

Replies: 29
Views: 1128

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Tue Sep 07, 2021 6:46 pm   Subject: Re: end of summer Columbia gorge free camp out
Where's the Hood River spot you were thinking about? Do you have map coordinates?
  Topic: end of summer Columbia gorge free camp out
PDXWesty

Replies: 29
Views: 1128

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Tue Sep 07, 2021 1:38 pm   Subject: Re: end of summer Columbia gorge free camp out
What campgrounds are you thinking about? Rufus is in the middle of nowhere.
  Topic: Is this a good buy?
PDXWesty

Replies: 16
Views: 600

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Fri Sep 03, 2021 5:06 pm   Subject: Re: Is this a good buy?
$500-$750 in my opinion. There are much better vans out there if you are looking for a runner.
  Topic: Blinking temp light - 90 Westy
PDXWesty

Replies: 20
Views: 441

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Tue Aug 31, 2021 8:14 am   Subject: Re: Blinking temp light - 90 Westy
Read this: https://www.thesamba.com/vw/forum/viewtopic.php?t=464113&postdays=0&postorder=asc&start=60

Complicated and technical, but necessary to know before trying to solve your issue ...
  Topic: Who’s DESCENDING?
PDXWesty

Replies: 16
Views: 753

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Tue Aug 31, 2021 8:10 am   Subject: Re: Who’s DESCENDING?

Because more people want to come. When more people come, resources need to be in place. Resources cost money. Ryan and team are not making any money on this. It is a labor of love.


I do und ...
  Topic: Blinking temp light - 90 Westy
PDXWesty

Replies: 20
Views: 441

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Tue Aug 31, 2021 8:03 am   Subject: Re: Blinking temp light - 90 Westy
Mine is doing the same thing. Sometimes it goes off after a few seconds and sometimes after a few minutes. I know the system is 100% functional (except for that). I suspect it's the sensor contacts ...
  Topic: Who’s DESCENDING?
PDXWesty

Replies: 16
Views: 753

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Mon Aug 30, 2021 10:13 pm   Subject: Re: Who’s DESCENDING?
It always bothers me when a simple fun gathering, once organic and spontaneous in nature, turns into a big, costly, sponsored event. Not sure why it had to be that way.
  Topic: Making front marker blink on/off as turn signal w headlights on
PDXWesty

Replies: 22
Views: 749

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Mon Aug 30, 2021 9:59 am   Subject: Re: Making front marker blink on/off as turn signal w headlights on

It has become too wearisome and disheartening to even attempt to be helpful. Best of luck.

You don't have to be such a condescending a-hole. The forums exist to help people and share ideas. If ...
  Topic: Rear Spare Tire Carrier part
PDXWesty

Replies: 5
Views: 305

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Fri Aug 27, 2021 9:12 am   Subject: Re: Rear Spare Tire Carrier part
I recognized the "251" part number but didn't realize VW ever made rear tire carriers. You learn something new every day!
  Topic: Replacing Wiring Harness
PDXWesty

Replies: 4
Views: 103

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Thu Aug 26, 2021 10:43 am   Subject: Re: Replacing Wiring Harness
I had my harness replaced about 4-5 years ago with a known good used harness. It hasn't caused me any issues since.
  Topic: All the Vanagon shops are out of rear latch extender!
PDXWesty

Replies: 11
Views: 600

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Thu Aug 26, 2021 9:16 am   Subject: Re: All the Vanagon shops are out of rear latch exteder- got one FS?
https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/1220452.jpg

https://www.thesamba.com/vw/forum/viewtopic.php?p=8140267
  Topic: Best uses for external hookup ports
PDXWesty

Replies: 9
Views: 370

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Thu Aug 26, 2021 9:15 am   Subject: Re: Best uses for external hookup ports
https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/1096730.jpg
 
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