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  Topic: mcdragracer - [email protected]
RailBoy

Replies: 56
Views: 7953

PostForum: Buyer and Seller Feedback   Posted: Wed Apr 07, 2021 10:49 am   Subject: Re: mcdragracer - [email protected]
Hello All Carb Fans, I am Dell DLRA Bias and Rick is the man to deal with for Dells for sure. He has helped me out a few times now on locating parts and testing parts, why I had to recently send him ...
  Topic: Buggy alignment guidance
RailBoy

Replies: 10
Views: 319

PostForum: Performance/Engines/Transmissions   Posted: Mon Mar 15, 2021 12:12 pm   Subject: Re: Buggy alignment guidance
Try Ebay for Center Caps....

They will only fit my rear wheels do to the front of my Super has bearing caps they will hit...

So, I did not even try to buy any, it is visually impossible with out ...
  Topic: Buggy alignment guidance
RailBoy

Replies: 10
Views: 319

PostForum: Performance/Engines/Transmissions   Posted: Mon Mar 15, 2021 11:00 am   Subject: Re: Buggy alignment guidance
Nice Boxster Wheels... Smile. RB
  Topic: Rear Brakes not bleeding
RailBoy

Replies: 21
Views: 504

PostForum: Beetle - Late Model/Super - 1968-up   Posted: Tue Mar 02, 2021 6:26 pm   Subject: Re: Rear Brakes not bleeding
When I did my new caliper swap I did 'Gravity Feed", just try that and once fluid is coming out that is nice, stop adding.. Then give it a go and see what's up? You will have new fluid in the l ...
  Topic: OIL temp sender location
RailBoy

Replies: 32
Views: 1264

PostForum: Performance/Engines/Transmissions   Posted: Wed Feb 24, 2021 4:42 pm   Subject: Re: Fuel temp sender location
Roof, remember this..... But there is a more accurate answer that only a few bare truth as the witness of there answer, to make since.... The ultimate location...

So take this in mind, it is feel ...
  Topic: Shock Conversation for a 74 Super German Retro Looker......
RailBoy

Replies: 23
Views: 768

PostForum: Performance/Engines/Transmissions   Posted: Mon Dec 28, 2020 5:55 am   Subject: Re: Shock Conversation for a 74 Super German Retro Looker......
Been doing some thinking and put a call into a person that simply put, for he has expierence at Lowered Supers is that for the street, with matching sway bars Excell G's work really well for there per ...
  Topic: Shock Conversation for a 74 Super German Retro Looker......
RailBoy

Replies: 23
Views: 768

PostForum: Performance/Engines/Transmissions   Posted: Tue Dec 22, 2020 11:48 pm   Subject: Re: Shock Conversation for a 74 Super German Retro Looker. Koni.
Yea, those are the prices I have been finding, so as it was said, like $500 for all the way around after shipping and all, maybe more, lol..

The thing is you don't want a shock that "Packs-Up& ...
  Topic: Shock Conversation for a 74 Super German Retro Looker......
RailBoy

Replies: 23
Views: 768

PostForum: Performance/Engines/Transmissions   Posted: Tue Dec 22, 2020 5:17 pm   Subject: Re: Shock Conversation for a 74 Super German Retro Looker......
Lingwendel, yea I can boast that one on the curves roads that are accessible in my part of the country...

I even have a highway were besides the Air Dam's eye candy is for, but at 45mph you can tel ...
  Topic: Shock Conversation for a 74 Super German Retro Looker......
RailBoy

Replies: 23
Views: 768

PostForum: Performance/Engines/Transmissions   Posted: Tue Dec 22, 2020 4:28 pm   Subject: Re: Shock Conversation for a 74 Super German Retro Looker......
I will admit, I am what I think is Lucky that I can drive the roads I have.. Basically I run roads that have like 30 curves/switch backs over like 8 miles.. And this is going up and down mountains, w ...
  Topic: Shock Conversation for a 74 Super German Retro Looker......
RailBoy

Replies: 23
Views: 768

PostForum: Performance/Engines/Transmissions   Posted: Tue Dec 22, 2020 12:58 am   Subject: Re: Shock Conversation for a 74 Super German Retro Looker......
Gotcha, if I could win the lottery I like to upgrade sway bars front and rear, thicker rear torsion bar by a smidge, Koni's all the way around, and see how it goes?

My car is not that low for a Ger ...
  Topic: Shock Conversation for a 74 Super German Retro Looker......
RailBoy

Replies: 23
Views: 768

PostForum: Performance/Engines/Transmissions   Posted: Mon Dec 21, 2020 11:57 pm   Subject: Re: Shock Conversation for a 74 Super German Retro Looker......
fuguboy, McPherson strut front end?

Also, is there an in-between the aludes me? RB
  Topic: Shock Conversation for a 74 Super German Retro Looker......
RailBoy

Replies: 23
Views: 768

PostForum: Performance/Engines/Transmissions   Posted: Mon Dec 21, 2020 10:44 pm   Subject: Re: Shock Conversation for a 74 Super German Retro Looker......
Hello Alstrup, yea I am having a time ID'ing the proper Koni Reds to get a price on them? Guess I need to look at my VW after mkt. venders...

So, my roads are all shot. I was speaking to a friend ...
  Topic: Shock Conversation for a 74 Super German Retro Looker......
RailBoy

Replies: 23
Views: 768

PostForum: Performance/Engines/Transmissions   Posted: Mon Dec 21, 2020 2:56 pm   Subject: Re: Shock Conversation for a 74 Super German Retro Looker......
Hatracks, No need for 73 items, the bolt pattern is totally different than a 74 for the McPherson Sturt design at the lower end.

Throw them into the classifieds if you do not need them? Don't get ...
  Topic: Shock Conversation for a 74 Super German Retro Looker......
RailBoy

Replies: 23
Views: 768

PostForum: Performance/Engines/Transmissions   Posted: Mon Dec 21, 2020 2:40 pm   Subject: Re: Shock Conversation for a 74 Super German Retro Looker......
fuguboy, what are you running for a car? But yea, like to hear about some street use?

Also, on another note but Koni Red related, which ones? lol.. I looked at a few distributors and was all puz ...
  Topic: Shock Conversation for a 74 Super German Retro Looker......
RailBoy

Replies: 23
Views: 768

PostForum: Performance/Engines/Transmissions   Posted: Mon Dec 21, 2020 2:23 pm   Subject: Shock Conversation for a 74 Super German Retro Looker......
Hello all.. Hope the Holiday go nice for everyone...

Ok, so let me say this. In spring, I am considering doing some work to my 74 Super Beetle that has a Topline Lowering Kit on it.

So, been lo ...
  Topic: Intermitten Rod Knock
RailBoy

Replies: 29
Views: 1098

PostForum: Performance/Engines/Transmissions   Posted: Tue Dec 15, 2020 5:09 pm   Subject: Re: Intermitten Rod Knock
Just talking B.S., I have to put some thought on that one.. To easy to do, so wonder on my machine......

Everybody has there "own" set-up.. That is all I know.... RB
  Topic: Intermitten Rod Knock
RailBoy

Replies: 29
Views: 1098

PostForum: Performance/Engines/Transmissions   Posted: Tue Dec 15, 2020 4:31 pm   Subject: Re: Intermitten Rod Knock
Well, re-iterate that one! Wish I could do a pole now! lol......

Some good ideas for sure, wonder what is economically viable and reliable? RB
  Topic: Intermitten Rod Knock
RailBoy

Replies: 29
Views: 1098

PostForum: Performance/Engines/Transmissions   Posted: Mon Dec 14, 2020 4:46 am   Subject: Re: Intermitten Rod Knock
opren, I am using Brad Penn 10w-30 Green Oil.....

Also my crank bearings are Metaleave Bearings.... RB
  Topic: Intermitten Rod Knock
RailBoy

Replies: 29
Views: 1098

PostForum: Performance/Engines/Transmissions   Posted: Sun Dec 13, 2020 6:40 pm   Subject: Re: Intermitten Rod Knock
See that is my deal.... My 2008 Jeep 3.8 liter has a tap for a few seconds with 1,000,000 miles on it, this is on occasion..

Thing is from what I gather, you can get a few seconds of this with the ...
  Topic: Intermitten Rod Knock
RailBoy

Replies: 29
Views: 1098

PostForum: Performance/Engines/Transmissions   Posted: Sun Dec 13, 2020 6:18 pm   Subject: Re: Intermitten Rod Knock
Lrodri, I may just waste the engine at this point to be honest... See what happens, no funds available do to life engagements....

But I do have 6,000 miles on it now, and only has happened twice. ...
 
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