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  Topic: Gowesty temp gauge calibration
bjrogers86auto

Replies: 11
Views: 369

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Sun Jun 21, 2020 6:02 pm   Subject: Re: Gowesty temp gauge calibration
Honestly I'm assuming a lot with my readings. The engine has been rebuilt by an expert rebuilder so my confidence is extremely high. When I adjusted, improperly, the resistor from GW it was to just ge ...
  Topic: Gowesty temp gauge calibration
bjrogers86auto

Replies: 11
Views: 369

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Sun Jun 21, 2020 6:56 am   Subject: Re: Gowesty temp gauge calibration
How did I read that, that many times wrong. Smile

Sorry man.

Update...what Mark said.
  Topic: Gowesty temp gauge calibration
bjrogers86auto

Replies: 11
Views: 369

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Sun Jun 21, 2020 5:42 am   Subject: Re: Gowesty temp gauge calibration
Update!

The adjustment is actually counter clockwise on mine to get a lower reading on the needle. Full clockwise got me a needle spike and blinking light. There was no overheat issue at all and on ...
  Topic: Weekender kitchen
bjrogers86auto

Replies: 272
Views: 175901

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Sun Jun 21, 2020 5:39 am   Subject: Re: Weekender kitchen
Thanks,

I actually don't have any myself. I will ask the new owner for some when he has a chance.

Brian
  Topic: Gowesty temp gauge calibration
bjrogers86auto

Replies: 11
Views: 369

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Sat Jun 20, 2020 6:26 am   Subject: Re: Gowesty temp gauge calibration
Just made the adjustment and it was at the "high" setting. I'll see what happens next text drive. It's fresh stock rebuild and my rebuilder suggested it likely has a good ground for the firs ...
  Topic: Weekender kitchen
bjrogers86auto

Replies: 272
Views: 175901

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Sat Jun 20, 2020 6:01 am   Subject: Re: Weekender kitchen
I finally had a chance to deliver this winters project. The owner is going to add hardware and finish. Burlap panels with shaker doors.

https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/2054076.jpg

Brian
  Topic: Gowesty temp gauge calibration
bjrogers86auto

Replies: 11
Views: 369

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Fri Jun 19, 2020 1:19 pm   Subject: Re: Gowesty temp gauge calibration
Thanks Mark!
  Topic: Gowesty temp gauge calibration
bjrogers86auto

Replies: 11
Views: 369

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Fri Jun 19, 2020 7:12 am   Subject: Gowesty temp gauge calibration
Hi folks,

Assuming all is working properly in my cooling system and I want to adjust the gauge reading...anyone know which direction to adjust the small screw in the GW product to lower it?

Than ...
  Topic: Who sells Grey replacement laminate for Truckfridge TF49?
bjrogers86auto

Replies: 12
Views: 316

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Wed May 27, 2020 5:56 am   Subject: Re: Who sells Grey replacement laminate for Truckfridge TF49?
Carbide tip laminate knife at any hardware store. Scribe and break. I buy full sheets and cut it down to size with a knife and straight edge.

Brian
  Topic: Switch to 16 tires, I want to keep it simple
bjrogers86auto

Replies: 53
Views: 1666

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Fri May 22, 2020 5:58 am   Subject: Re: Switch to 16 tires, I want to keep it simple
I recently considered going to a 16" wheel and tire combo and wondered if it could be done fairly easily from my 15" wheels.

So after all of that...and I thank everyone for their input... ...
  Topic: Switch to 16 tires, I want to keep it simple
bjrogers86auto

Replies: 53
Views: 1666

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Thu May 21, 2020 4:00 am   Subject: Re: Switch to 16 tires, I want to keep it simple
I recently considered going to a 16" wheel and tire combo and wondered if it could be done fairly easily from my 15" wheels.

So after all of that...and I thank everyone for their input... ...
  Topic: Replacing the Westy cabinets with custom build cabinets
bjrogers86auto

Replies: 50
Views: 19624

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Sat May 09, 2020 5:36 am   Subject: Re: Replacing the Westy cabinets with custom build cabinets
The work by Bluehill is simply amazing! Love the curved corners and the counter top is unreal!

Mine got modified for a 65L fridge and some changes to the top.

https://www.thesamba.com/vw/galler ...
  Topic: Roof Rack Questions
bjrogers86auto

Replies: 16
Views: 790

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Fri Apr 24, 2020 6:47 am   Subject: Re: Roof Rack Questions
I'd keep a close eye online for deals. They are often available.

Brian
  Topic: Automatic Transmission Coolers
bjrogers86auto

Replies: 28
Views: 952

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Thu Apr 23, 2020 3:51 pm   Subject: Re: Automatic Transmission Coolers
With regards to the FAS cooler...it's been noted that pre liquid cooled these transmissions had no cooler at all, no issues.

I think FAS shows bench testing with their cooler on their website. Forg ...
  Topic: Automatic Transmission Coolers
bjrogers86auto

Replies: 28
Views: 952

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Thu Apr 23, 2020 4:24 am   Subject: Re: Automatic Transmission Coolers
FAS version here as well for the last two years. Simple and effective.

Brian
  Topic: 2.1 Temp 2 "sensor" values bench test
bjrogers86auto

Replies: 5
Views: 218

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Wed Apr 22, 2020 4:54 am   Subject: Re: 2.1 Temp 2 "sensor" values bench test
...if you're chasing an issue with that sensor like I did last year, it may be the connection to the sensor causing the issue...

And thus it is best to check the sensor at the ECU plug.

Mine act ...
  Topic: 2.1 Temp 2 "sensor" values bench test
bjrogers86auto

Replies: 5
Views: 218

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Tue Apr 21, 2020 4:54 am   Subject: Re: 2.1 Temp 2 "sensor" values bench test
Just a heads up if you're chasing an issue with that sensor like I did last year, it may be the connection to the sensor causing the issue. The plug gets loose and makes a poor connection causing lots ...
  Topic: Truckfridge TF65 Install with pics - long
bjrogers86auto

Replies: 56
Views: 20880

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Mon Apr 20, 2020 6:10 am   Subject: Re: Truckfridge TF65 Install with pics - long
I really like all the custom cabinets you guys make...here is mine...

https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/1909696.jpg

Brian
  Topic: Covid-19 Unexpected Time Off / You / A Vanagon
bjrogers86auto

Replies: 292
Views: 17640

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Thu Apr 16, 2020 6:08 am   Subject: Re: Covid-19 Unexpected Time Off / You / A Vanagon
A before and after pic...see any difference?


Brian

You turned out the lights?

You shut the engine off?

Wink

I think you cleaned the firewall.

RonC

Good eye Ron! Smile
  Topic: Covid-19 Unexpected Time Off / You / A Vanagon
bjrogers86auto

Replies: 292
Views: 17640

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Thu Apr 16, 2020 5:22 am   Subject: Re: Covid-19 Unexpected Time Off / You / A Vanagon
A before and after pic...see any difference?


https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/2025432.jpg
https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/2025431.jpg


Brian
 
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