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  Topic: Rear window blinds
aircooledberndoggie

Replies: 3
Views: 785

PostForum: Beetle - 1958-1967   Posted: Thu Jul 19, 2007 4:38 pm   Subject: Rear window blinds
Thanx for the info..........
  Topic: Rear window blinds
aircooledberndoggie

Replies: 3
Views: 785

PostForum: Beetle - 1958-1967   Posted: Thu Jul 19, 2007 10:52 am   Subject: Rear window blinds
Does anyone know where to get the rear window blinds for a type 1 sedan. That look is killer! Thanx in advance..........
  Topic: My 1966 Bug Project
aircooledberndoggie

Replies: 8
Views: 1512

PostForum: Reader's Rides   Posted: Fri Dec 08, 2006 5:48 pm   Subject: My 1966 Bug Project
Nice bug man. It's got an early decklid on it. Looks way cooler that way. I have a 66 with the stock wide licence plate light. Peace...........
  Topic: The badass bugs on "Little people BIg world"
aircooledberndoggie

Replies: 26
Views: 6644

PostForum: General/Chat   Posted: Sun Nov 12, 2006 8:35 am   Subject: The badass bugs on "Little people BIg world"
My wife watches this show about little people and ran in the room telling me to turn to it. The dad on the show has a thing for bugs and was buying this bad ass bug. They showed him test driving it an ...
  Topic: Finally got my Cookie Cutters on.
aircooledberndoggie

Replies: 10
Views: 2950

PostForum: Beetle - 1958-1967   Posted: Sat Nov 11, 2006 12:14 pm   Subject: Finally got my Cookie Cutters on.
The front wheel is actually turned right a bit ; but i do just have a lowered beam. They're not as forward as they appear. The bucket clearence is fine; I checked that as soon as i put the tires on.
  Topic: Finally got my Cookie Cutters on.
aircooledberndoggie

Replies: 10
Views: 2950

PostForum: Beetle - 1958-1967   Posted: Sat Nov 11, 2006 11:41 am   Subject: Finally got my Cookie Cutters on.
Heres that side shot. Thanx for all the comments Positive and Negative. The front is actually 1 1/2" lower than the rear. Caps will be the same graphite color with the crest painted gold. Peace.. ...
  Topic: Finally got my Cookie Cutters on.
aircooledberndoggie

Replies: 10
Views: 2950

PostForum: Beetle - 1958-1967   Posted: Fri Nov 10, 2006 8:25 pm   Subject: Finally got my Cookie Cutters on.
The color is called "Graphite" And i stripped the rims and painted them with "Duplicolor rim paint" specificly for car rims. The paint resist oil and all the chemicals rims will c ...
  Topic: Finally got my Cookie Cutters on.
aircooledberndoggie

Replies: 10
Views: 2950

PostForum: Beetle - 1958-1967   Posted: Fri Nov 10, 2006 7:36 pm   Subject: Finally got my Cookie Cutters on.
I'll take a side shot tomarrow and post it for ya. Thanx........
  Topic: Finally got my Cookie Cutters on.
aircooledberndoggie

Replies: 10
Views: 2950

PostForum: Beetle - 1958-1967   Posted: Fri Nov 10, 2006 4:17 pm   Subject: Finally got my Cookie Cutters on.
I know it's not a big deal to a lot of you but it is for me. Now to find some reasonably priced caps. They are 15x7 on 205/60/15 rear and 15x6 with 195/50/15 up front........Hope ya like. Peacehttps:/ ...
  Topic: Brake upgrade and lowering options (pics)
aircooledberndoggie

Replies: 9
Views: 857

PostForum: Beetle - 1958-1967   Posted: Sun Oct 08, 2006 7:08 am   Subject: Brake upgrade and lowering options (pics)
I know you dont wanna mess with the beam; but I removed and cut mine and it's actually really easy to do {66 ball joint} myself and had adjusters welded in . Welding $40.00 adjusters $40.00 {with ship ...
  Topic: bad gas mileage
aircooledberndoggie

Replies: 22
Views: 2722

PostForum: Beetle - 1958-1967   Posted: Sat Aug 26, 2006 5:51 am   Subject: bad gas mileage
I have a 1600 dp in my 66 sedan and get about 20mpg around town. I have it tuned, timed @ 8degrees btdc, valves adjusted, carb set perfect and i know i should be getting better MPG than that. The moto ...
  Topic: Problem starting when car is warmed up then shut off?
aircooledberndoggie

Replies: 5
Views: 675

PostForum: Beetle - 1958-1967   Posted: Wed Aug 16, 2006 4:31 pm   Subject: Problem starting when car is warmed up then shut off?
I had the same problem with my 66 and it turned out that the battery didnt have enough juice to crank it up when i got it warm. Check your battery with a digital volt meter ot try to start it warm wit ...
  Topic: Bleeding the brakes, but still can't get good braking
aircooledberndoggie

Replies: 21
Views: 2601

PostForum: Beetle - 1958-1967   Posted: Sat Jul 01, 2006 8:51 am   Subject: Bleeding the brakes, but still can't get good braking
I had the same problem on my 66 after i replaced the master cylinder. I tried bleeding the system at least 10 times seriously. VERY frustrating. It turned out that i had to patiently adjust the brake ...
  Topic: First Beetle - What Do You Think?
aircooledberndoggie

Replies: 24
Views: 2952

PostForum: Beetle - 1958-1967   Posted: Sat Jul 01, 2006 8:44 am   Subject: First Beetle - What Do You Think?
I'd say it's a 64 by the bigger turn indicators and the smaller windows. Id get it as soon as possible if you have a chance.........The side mirror has to go though............ Cool
  Topic: Quarter window popout seals
aircooledberndoggie

Replies: 20
Views: 2270

PostForum: Beetle - 1958-1967   Posted: Sat Jul 01, 2006 8:39 am   Subject: Quarter window popout seals
I am ordering popout saels this week from WCM. I have always had good luck and perfect fits from thier rubber. I can put winshields in with no help with thier windshield rubber and never broke one.... ...
  Topic: Never want to do this again
aircooledberndoggie

Replies: 17
Views: 2322

PostForum: Beetle - 1958-1967   Posted: Sat Jul 01, 2006 8:33 am   Subject: Never want to do this again
WOW......you have guts. Nice job though. I think i might have to look into that type of "Wal-Mart" welder.
There are a LOT of little things on my bug i think that would be a big help with. ...
  Topic: Never want to do this again
aircooledberndoggie

Replies: 17
Views: 2322

PostForum: Beetle - 1958-1967   Posted: Sat Jul 01, 2006 8:32 am   Subject: Never want to do this again
WOW......you have guts. Nice job though. I think i might have to look into that typr of "Wal-Mart" welder.
There are a LOT of little things on my bug i think that would be a big help with. ...
  Topic: 67 axels???
aircooledberndoggie

Replies: 5
Views: 696

PostForum: Beetle - 1958-1967   Posted: Mon Jun 26, 2006 5:24 pm   Subject: 67 axels???
I just bought a 67 trans "drum to drum" from this german dude who has driven Volkswagens since he was a kid in Germany. He told me that he likes the "67" trans and axles cause they ...
  Topic: My 6D3 rag pan install-pics
aircooledberndoggie

Replies: 9
Views: 1081

PostForum: Beetle - 1958-1967   Posted: Mon Jun 12, 2006 4:19 pm   Subject: My 6D3 rag pan install-pics
Loks like a really good job to me. I might have to tackle that one soon..........Peace.........
  Topic: dimples in BJ beam cant remove center stock adjusters
aircooledberndoggie

Replies: 9
Views: 2493

PostForum: Beetle - 1958-1967   Posted: Sun Jun 11, 2006 6:46 pm   Subject: dimples in BJ beam cant remove center stock adjusters
I ended up just cutting the center out and welding in sway aways. The drop is killer and i'll just save the "AVIS" style for another project........thanx......
 
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