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  Topic: Florida Bug Jam 2020 COVID-19
Pogel

Replies: 7
Views: 1040

PostForum: Shows/Events/Camping/Clubs   Posted: Sat Aug 15, 2020 3:47 am   Subject: Florida Bug Jam 2020 COVID-19
I just got an email about registering for Florida Bug Jam 2020. It says “no refunds”, but who knows if the show is possible with Covid-19 restrictions. Will they collect all the money and not provi ...
  Topic: Clutches - what pressure plate with what throwout bearing
Pogel

Replies: 332
Views: 205416

PostForum: Beetle - Late Model/Super - 1968-up   Posted: Fri Aug 17, 2018 8:03 am   Subject: Re: Clutches - what pressure plate with what throwout bearing
I found out that you can unbolt the sleeve. However I left it on and used the correct arm, throw out bearing and ring less clutch.
  Topic: Clutches - what pressure plate with what throwout bearing
Pogel

Replies: 332
Views: 205416

PostForum: Beetle - Late Model/Super - 1968-up   Posted: Sat Aug 11, 2018 4:38 pm   Subject: Re: Clutches - what pressure plate with what throwout bearing
Bus had no engine and the PO put in a centering sleeve but left the old clutch shaft for the bearing. I want to take off the centering sleeve and use the pressure plate style with the ring. Does t ...
  Topic: Accelerator Pedal Upgrades
Pogel

Replies: 23
Views: 3314

PostForum: Performance/Engines/Transmissions   Posted: Tue Dec 19, 2017 1:09 pm   Subject: Re: Accelerator Pedal Upgrades
Looks like the Big Boy one will block out the floor headlight dimmer. Can anyone confirm this?
  Topic: Mad Max Fury Road
Pogel

Replies: 20
Views: 2666

PostForum: Off Topic   Posted: Fri May 22, 2015 3:55 pm   Subject: Mad Max Fury Road
I enjoyed this as much as the originals. I can't wait til it comes out on dvd.
  Topic: TristanM - [email protected]
Pogel

Replies: 46
Views: 9534

PostForum: Buyer and Seller Feedback   Posted: Sun Nov 23, 2014 4:55 am   Subject: Tristan Moore
Very nice hard to find 6v flasher relay. Thanks mate.
  Topic: Starter Bushing
Pogel

Replies: 36
Views: 21987

PostForum: Beetle - 1958-1967   Posted: Sun Nov 16, 2014 1:29 pm   Subject: Starter bushing change with engine in
Today I undid the four engine bolts and the rear engine tin, then just slid the engine back an inch or two. Then I was able to hit out the bushing from the starter (front) side, then tap in a new bus ...
  Topic: 1966 correct seat covers (and door panels)
Pogel

Replies: 287
Views: 62410

PostForum: Beetle - 1958-1967   Posted: Fri Oct 24, 2014 5:32 am   Subject: TMI Pigalle
That's what I need - '66 Pigalle interior. Right now I have toasted front seats, wrong color red rear, 1 gnarly pigalle door panel, three grey TMI panels and charcoal carpets.
  Topic: 1966 correct seat covers (and door panels)
Pogel

Replies: 287
Views: 62410

PostForum: Beetle - 1958-1967   Posted: Thu Sep 25, 2014 4:56 am   Subject: 66 Upholstery
Like many others I have been asking and searching for the correct style without success. The big question left is are they available in Pigalle?
  Topic: Vintage fab Werks - [email protected] - Marshall
Pogel

Replies: 36
Views: 7530

PostForum: Buyer and Seller Feedback   Posted: Mon Mar 03, 2014 9:09 am   Subject: Marshall Vintage Fab Werks
Great guy. Super service. Very helpful. Excellent prices.
  Topic: Buying a new vehicle and driving without a license plate.
Pogel

Replies: 2
Views: 586

PostForum: Beetle - 1958-1967   Posted: Thu Jun 06, 2013 8:25 am   Subject: Buying a new vehicle and driving without a license plate.
I thought I'd share some info about this subject for Florida drivers. I had read about putting temporary tags and swapping tags when buying a used car, but I checked with Florida Highway Patrol and t ...
  Topic: Air Kewld Heavy Duty Clutch Cable System.
Pogel

Replies: 12
Views: 3224

PostForum: Beetle - 1958-1967   Posted: Thu Jun 06, 2013 8:10 am   Subject: Bigfoot Clutch Assembly
Does the Bigfoot set up interfere with the floor/firewall mounted high beam foot switch?
  Topic: Video clips - Please post all general VW video clips here
Pogel

Replies: 1008
Views: 276590

PostForum: General/Chat   Posted: Wed Apr 13, 2011 5:34 pm   Subject: English Ice Cream Ad
A chop top Bay can be seen in this ad: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ah0BLflolYY
  Topic: VWs in Films / TV / etc.
Pogel

Replies: 1808
Views: 279392

PostForum: General/Chat   Posted: Sat Oct 16, 2010 3:56 am   Subject: El Alamein
War movie about the Italians fighting in North Africa in WW2. Several Kubelwagens in the film.
https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/735129.jpg
https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/735130.jpg
  Topic: VWs in Films / TV / etc.
Pogel

Replies: 1808
Views: 279392

PostForum: General/Chat   Posted: Sat Oct 16, 2010 3:54 am   Subject: Junkyard Wars
They found a Beetle in Junkyard Wars and got it running which is no real surprise. https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/735127.jpg
  Topic: Jan Chapman - Minor Threat Racing - [email protected]
Pogel

Replies: 15
Views: 5919

PostForum: Buyer and Seller Feedback   Posted: Tue Sep 28, 2010 3:39 pm   Subject: Jan Chapman & Minor Threat Racing
Extemely honest guy who goes the extra mile to make sure that service is second to none. Its a shame there are not more people like Jan in the world.
  Topic: 412 Carburation
Pogel

Replies: 9
Views: 2113

PostForum: 411/412   Posted: Thu Sep 09, 2010 7:07 am   Subject: 412 Carburation
Sharkskinman do you have a photo of your set up? Do the carbs fit beneath the engine cover? I also have some dual Dellorto carbs which I might be able to fit on.

Ray thanks for the info. I'll se ...
  Topic: 412 Carburation
Pogel

Replies: 9
Views: 2113

PostForum: 411/412   Posted: Wed Sep 08, 2010 10:49 am   Subject: 412 Carburation
My daughter's 412 has a Progressive carb. It does lousy gas mileage It was doing only 12 mpg, but after some tuning it's up to 16. What would be the best jet set up? We are at sea level. Some of t ...
  Topic: VWs in Films / TV / etc.
Pogel

Replies: 1808
Views: 279392

PostForum: General/Chat   Posted: Mon Aug 30, 2010 9:48 am   Subject: Rundown
Someone mentioned a Type 3 getting shot up in "Rundown", but there was lots of VW destruction in that film. A Ghia gets shot up, Rails blown apart , Bay bus smashed up.
  Topic: VWs in Films / TV / etc.
Pogel

Replies: 1808
Views: 279392

PostForum: General/Chat   Posted: Mon Aug 30, 2010 9:43 am   Subject: The Train
Last night on the Military Channel was an old black and white war film with Burt Lancaster called "The Train". It had lots of Kubelwagens being driven by the Germans. Thankfully none were ...
 
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