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  Topic: Engine Degreaser
airkooledchris

Replies: 9
Views: 321

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Fri Jan 15, 2021 6:44 am   Subject: Re: Engine Degreaser
If you mount your engine in a stand, don't turn it upside down without the distributor in place.
  Topic: How to determine which heads do I have for the header to fit
airkooledchris

Replies: 12
Views: 231

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Tue Jan 05, 2021 8:04 am   Subject: Re: How to determine which heads do I have for the header to fit
https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/2132495.jpg

what is this pipe supposed to connect to?
  Topic: Resolved: Clevis arm variations
airkooledchris

Replies: 18
Views: 490

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Thu Dec 10, 2020 10:07 am   Subject: Re: Resolved: Clevis arm variations
Here's one for the FAQ/Sticky

thanks for the hard work.
  Topic: Engine Build Quote
airkooledchris

Replies: 75
Views: 1881

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Wed Dec 02, 2020 4:21 pm   Subject: Re: Engine Build Quote
You want to take a non-stock engine out of your bus and spend that much money to put a different non-stock engine into the bus?

that just doesn't make any sense, to me.

your gallery seems to s ...
  Topic: BA6 Eberspacher Gas Heater FAQ
airkooledchris

Replies: 119
Views: 24390

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Tue Dec 01, 2020 2:19 pm   Subject: Re: BA6 Eberspacher Gas Heater FAQ
All Buses with a BA6 have the protection pan.



Did the Vanagon with the BA6 run a protection pan?

Mine did not, and it never seemed to be problematic, even when I ran it through a Minnesota ...
  Topic: RMW Subaru Conversion kit. The rumor is a reality
airkooledchris

Replies: 100
Views: 4213

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Thu Nov 26, 2020 5:52 pm   Subject: Re: RMW Subaru Conversion kit. The rumor is a reality
Jake Raby was the only one doing in bay radiator setups, when he was doing conversions, but who knows if the people who took over kept that setup or went to the belly systems.

Two of the bigger UK ...
  Topic: Temp Sensor II article (2020 update)
airkooledchris

Replies: 32
Views: 1030

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Mon Nov 23, 2020 5:53 am   Subject: Re: Temp Sensor II article (2020 update)


Use this to see the range of values that you can sweep between (depending on your AFM's starting point), not as an example of what you would want to set yours at. This particular engine has always ...
  Topic: Official Bay whine about parts and vehicles for sale
airkooledchris

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Views: 1005014

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Wed Nov 18, 2020 2:26 pm   Subject: Re: Official Bay whine about parts and vehicles for sale
VW Bus Engine Heat Shield, 1972-1979 Price: $300

https://www.thesamba.com/vw/classifieds/pix/8884982.jpg

Rolling Eyes
  Topic: RMW Subaru Conversion kit. The rumor is a reality
airkooledchris

Replies: 100
Views: 4213

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Thu Nov 05, 2020 6:08 pm   Subject: Re: RMW Subaru Conversion kit. The rumor is a reality
Thank you for putting this together. With the T4 getting way too spendy to build (properly), and the Subaru conversions being either too homebrew to replicate or hidden away from prying eyes to unders ...
  Topic: If the year 2020 were an Air-Schooled Tour…
airkooledchris

Replies: 92
Views: 4512

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Wed Oct 28, 2020 8:41 am   Subject: Re: If the year 2020 were an Air-Schooled Tour…
http://www.ratwell.com/technical/FAQ/images/westy_hiver.jpg

part 000 091 232
  Topic: Turnkey Engines
airkooledchris

Replies: 10
Views: 752

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Thu Oct 22, 2020 10:07 am   Subject: Re: Turnkey Engines
Hello...newly 1972 Bay Window Bus. Super Excited and doing a lot of work on it already. I have an Engine and Transmission but would like to get them rebuilt or swap out for turnkey engine. Any recomme ...
  Topic: Will a Vanagon engine fit/work in a 75 bay window?
airkooledchris

Replies: 7
Views: 256

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Tue Aug 04, 2020 6:41 am   Subject: Re: Will a Vanagon engine fit/work in a 75 bay window?
assuming you mean air cooled vanagon? sure. couple mods to do but totally doable. do a little searching, it's been covered a bunch.
  Topic: How to tell if an E-bay long block needs a rebuild
airkooledchris

Replies: 48
Views: 1612

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Tue Jul 07, 2020 5:40 pm   Subject: Re: How to tell if an E-bay long block needs a rebuild


trimmed down to the useful bits and minus all of the usual 'everyone here sucks 99% of the time' bullshit. it's like a nervous tick, even if something goes right, you have to make sure to point ou ...
  Topic: How to tell if an E-bay long block needs a rebuild
airkooledchris

Replies: 48
Views: 1612

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Mon Jul 06, 2020 6:29 pm   Subject: Re: How to tell if an E-bay long block needs a rebuild
and even the samba peckerhead is not being as incendiary as he use to be.

because I just don't give a fuck anymore. seems that anyone who asks for any advice or an opinion gets all asshurt when th ...
  Topic: it's a fokker..subaru swap gone bad
airkooledchris

Replies: 494
Views: 39660

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Wed Jun 10, 2020 8:48 am   Subject: Re: it's a fokker..subaru swap gone bad
I assume it’s already trimmed for DIN? Just put a digital media receiver in it? Do people still use CDs? Single DIN head unit with no CD player, they’re super short

Something like this:
https://ww ...
  Topic: Official Side Tent thread FAQ
airkooledchris

Replies: 470
Views: 135571

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Sun Jun 07, 2020 2:26 pm   Subject: Re: Official Side Tent thread FAQ
I had a vintage White Stag tent I used for a few years, it was fantastic. Be careful with the zippers though, mine started shredding off teeth within the first few months. Once it needed a full replac ...
  Topic: A pandemic well spent
airkooledchris

Replies: 26
Views: 1063

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Tue Jun 02, 2020 3:47 pm   Subject: Re: A pandemic well spent
looks great, glad to hear it'll be back on the road.

the best thing anyone can do for their bus is to drive it every single day.
if something happens that prevents you from doing so, fix it and ...
  Topic: Jimmy Fallon broadcasting from his VW Bus
airkooledchris

Replies: 3
Views: 409

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Sun May 17, 2020 11:38 am   Subject: Re: Jimmy Fallon broadcasting from his VW Bus
Did you guys see this? Looks like a nice bus. I wonder if this is the one his wife learned to drive in...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-hIkTqKd3V8

His kids are cute, but I'm admiring his head ...
  Topic: Pandemic parts supply chain broken?
airkooledchris

Replies: 39
Views: 1162

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Mon May 11, 2020 8:27 pm   Subject: Re: Pandemic parts supply chain broken?
rapists and murderers are being set free to avoid them catching the flu.

I know some places in the US weren't arresting for petty crimes, but hadn't heard a single confirmed report of convicted mur ...
  Topic: Pandemic parts supply chain broken?
airkooledchris

Replies: 39
Views: 1162

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Mon May 11, 2020 1:30 pm   Subject: Re: Pandemic parts supply chain broken?
rapists and murderers are being set free to avoid them catching the flu.

I know some places in the US weren't arresting for petty crimes, but hadn't heard a single confirmed report of convicted mur ...
 
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