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  Topic: Porsche 356 head restraints
badsix

Replies: 8
Views: 320

PostForum: Porsche - 356   Posted: Fri Apr 30, 2021 8:53 pm   Subject: Re: Porsche 356 head restraints
my 58 cab didn't come with head rest but the seat back has the tabs in place for them.
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Jay D.
  Topic: Porsche 356 Brake Drums
badsix

Replies: 11
Views: 230

PostForum: Beetle - 1958-1967   Posted: Fri Mar 19, 2021 2:31 pm   Subject: Re: PORSCHE 356 BRAKE DRUMS
THANKS, that should fix me up. i did forget about the seal would you have a number for it?
Jay D.
  Topic: Porsche 356 Brake Drums
badsix

Replies: 11
Views: 230

PostForum: Beetle - 1958-1967   Posted: Fri Mar 19, 2021 11:16 am   Subject: Porsche 356 Brake Drums
i know a lot of people use these on early VWs'. i believe the outer bearing is the same but the inner large late 356 bearing is bigger i.d.. i want to put 356 drums on a 58 spindle. does anyone have ...
  Topic: Bearing Numbers - 356 Drums to Vw Dropped Spindles
badsix

Replies: 0
Views: 39

PostForum: Beetle - 1958-1967   Posted: Fri Feb 26, 2021 8:43 pm   Subject: Bearing Numbers - 356 Drums to Vw Dropped Spindles
would anyone have the bearing numbers to put 356 drums on VW dropped spindles ? the outer one might be the same ?
THANKS Jay D.
  Topic: American Eagles
badsix

Replies: 5
Views: 342

PostForum: Porsche - 356   Posted: Tue Jan 26, 2021 2:07 pm   Subject: Re: American Eagles
i'm doing this right now on a 356A using American eagle five spokes. like you i thought about reaming the wheel out and so on. what i'm finally doing is to change the wheel studs in the drum to a Door ...
  Topic: T5 B dropped spindles
badsix

Replies: 7
Views: 550

PostForum: Porsche - 356   Posted: Wed Dec 09, 2020 7:41 pm   Subject: Re: T5 B dropped spindles
i was going to do this to my A but the spindles i got were junk, so i'm still at that point. anyway you'll need the vw tie rod ends, the taper is different they WILL thread into your tie rods. there a ...
  Topic: Wrecked 356 Project - With Videos
badsix

Replies: 24
Views: 2556

PostForum: Porsche - 356   Posted: Sun Nov 15, 2020 6:48 pm   Subject: Re: Wrecked 356 Project - With Videos
looks like an easy fix, much better to work on than a rust bucket. i'd think about trying to put a skin on the door if you can get the frame straight.
Jay D.
  Topic: Which tires on 5.5 inch Lemmerz wheels
badsix

Replies: 2
Views: 465

PostForum: Porsche - 356   Posted: Sun Oct 11, 2020 5:53 pm   Subject: Re: Which tires on 5.5 inch Lemmerz wheels
i';m going to run 185-60/15 on all four on slightly lowered 58 cab.
Jay D.
  Topic: 356 Registry Forums
badsix

Replies: 35
Views: 2979

PostForum: Porsche - 356   Posted: Fri Jun 26, 2020 7:39 pm   Subject: Re: 356 Registry Forums
I don't really care about the club politics or how they spend their money. They have a good resource for online information, their magazine is well done, and I am happy to pay for it. I knew going i ...
  Topic: EMPI 5 Spoke and J-Bugs Wheels
badsix

Replies: 6
Views: 1220

PostForum: Custom Wheel/Tire   Posted: Fri May 08, 2020 9:45 pm   Subject: Re: EMPI 5 Spoke and J-Bugs Wheels
THANKS Miklo, that what I wanted to know
Jay D.
  Topic: EMPI 5 Spoke and J-Bugs Wheels
badsix

Replies: 6
Views: 1220

PostForum: Custom Wheel/Tire   Posted: Tue Apr 21, 2020 9:46 am   Subject: Re: EMPI 5 Spoke and J-Bugs Wheels
yes I know him, but I have some early Empi wheels I just need to know if the GT-5 look the same. I was hoping someone would have some that knows what the early Empi wheels look like for a comparison. ...
  Topic: EMPI 5 Spoke and J-Bugs Wheels
badsix

Replies: 6
Views: 1220

PostForum: Custom Wheel/Tire   Posted: Mon Apr 20, 2020 9:15 pm   Subject: Re: EMPI 5 Spoke and J-Bugs Wheels
I was wondering about the looks, if the spokes are the same. they look a little different in the pictures i'v seen. i'd like to buy a set.
Jay D.
  Topic: EMPI 5 Spoke and J-Bugs Wheels
badsix

Replies: 6
Views: 1220

PostForum: Custom Wheel/Tire   Posted: Mon Apr 20, 2020 2:17 pm   Subject: EMPI 5 Spoke and J-Bugs Wheels
can anyone tell me if the wide 5, 5 spoke Empi gt-5 wheels sold by J Bugs are the same design as the older Empi 5 spoke. like the 2 piece or the early one piece wheels. the person there couldn't tell ...
  Topic: McDragracer
badsix

Replies: 2
Views: 518

PostForum: Performance/Engines/Transmissions   Posted: Tue Mar 03, 2020 11:53 pm   Subject: McDragracer
just wanted to say it was great dealing with Rick. what a nice guy, worked with me on my Dellorto parts and any help when I needed it. not to many people like this anymore, a BIG thanks.
Jay D.
  Topic: Dellorto DRLA Carb Parts
badsix

Replies: 12
Views: 673

PostForum: Performance/Engines/Transmissions   Posted: Mon Jan 27, 2020 9:15 pm   Subject: Re: Dellorto DRLA Carb Parts
working on a list now i'll email it to you
Jay D.
  Topic: Dellorto DRLA Carb Parts
badsix

Replies: 12
Views: 673

PostForum: Performance/Engines/Transmissions   Posted: Sun Jan 26, 2020 9:09 pm   Subject: Re: Dellorto DRLA Carb Parts
yes, CBs has a lot, I've found a few that carry a lot of parts mostly in Europe. I was hoping to find someone here USA that has a good selection so that I can get everything from one person.
Jay D.
  Topic: Dellorto DRLA Carb Parts
badsix

Replies: 12
Views: 673

PostForum: Performance/Engines/Transmissions   Posted: Sun Jan 26, 2020 6:41 pm   Subject: Re: Dellorto DRLA Carb Parts
sounds great would, it be ok if I send you a list of what I need and you could price it out for me? also are your service kits European or china? I hear the oring seals aren't sized right and don't fi ...
  Topic: Porsche 356 rear compensating spring
badsix

Replies: 13
Views: 977

PostForum: Porsche - 356   Posted: Sun Jan 26, 2020 6:33 pm   Subject: Re: Porsche 356 rear compensating spring
I have a new Empi one that was sold as a vw compensator. I just installed it on my 58 356, I did have to make a new mounting bracket. I believe you could use the VW one if you added to the length of t ...
  Topic: Dellorto DRLA Carb Parts
badsix

Replies: 12
Views: 673

PostForum: Performance/Engines/Transmissions   Posted: Sun Jan 26, 2020 11:18 am   Subject: Re: Dellorto DRLA Carb Parts
does this Mcdragracer have a web site
Jay D.
  Topic: Dellorto DRLA Carb Parts
badsix

Replies: 12
Views: 673

PostForum: Performance/Engines/Transmissions   Posted: Sat Jan 25, 2020 7:38 pm   Subject: Dellorto DRLA Carb Parts
Can anyone advise to where in can buy good rebuild parts for my DRLA dellorto 40's. ill need the gasket and oring kit (I would like a eur kit I hear the china kits don't fit org. dellies) very good. i ...
 
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