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  Topic: Best way to pull the lower outer bearing of the big nut RGB
campingbox

Replies: 25
Views: 809

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Mon Apr 25, 2022 7:54 am   Subject: Re: Best way to pull the lower outer bearing of the big nut RGB
Itís probably a 3-4 hour job to do it properly and replace all the bearings - you might consider farming it out if it seems like itís going to chew up too much of your time.
  Topic: Best way to pull the lower outer bearing of the big nut RGB
campingbox

Replies: 25
Views: 809

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Sat Apr 23, 2022 6:53 pm   Subject: Re: Best way to pull the lower outer bearing of the big nut RGB

Uh,no, lower outer big nut is a roller bearing.
https://www.thesamba.com/vw/tech/reduction_box_rebuild/073%20outer%20box%20cover%20is%20first%20removed.jpg

Exactly. I am looking for a way how to ...
  Topic: BAT Buses
campingbox

Replies: 564
Views: 46000

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Wed Apr 13, 2022 1:59 pm   Subject: Re: BAT Buses
Itís easy enough to unfollow if you are not enjoying the content. He has a lot of people paying attention to what he posts on IG so some must find it entertaining - although no doubt itís not for ever ...
  Topic: Where is Bill T.. ??? AKA lets talk dubs
campingbox

Replies: 1
Views: 306

PostForum: General/Chat   Posted: Wed Apr 13, 2022 12:18 pm   Subject: Re: Where is Bill T.. ??? AKA lets talk dubs
His brother posted a message on Instagram about a month ago with a hashtag prayformybrother.

https://www.instagram.com/p/Ca-2OVsvQzt/?igshid=YmMyMTA2M2Y=

I donít have anything to add but I hope ...
  Topic: Advice Needed for 67 Rear Brake Lines & Methods
campingbox

Replies: 20
Views: 577

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Sun Apr 10, 2022 10:58 am   Subject: Re: Advice Needed for 67 Rear Brake Lines & Methods
I tried that copper nickel stuff once, and didnít like the look of it. It didnít seem very correct. It was easy to bend and flare.
  Topic: Interior panel molding '55-'61 vs '63-'67
campingbox

Replies: 2
Views: 176

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Sun Apr 10, 2022 10:39 am   Subject: Re: Interior panel molding '55-'61 vs '63-'67
A lot of the pieces are the same between the early & late walk through sets, but some are different.

Differences include:

Upper long chrome (late shorter)
Upper 1/4 chrome (late shorter)
D ...
  Topic: Official whine about Buses and parts for sale
campingbox

Replies: 53577
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PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Sun Mar 20, 2022 7:43 am   Subject: Re: Official whine about Buses and parts for sale
If the engine was pulled at least they bothered to put the bumper back on, that's rare.
Pull apron, jack up rear end 20 inches, no bumber removal necessary.that's the way I do it. Lots quicker than ...
  Topic: Steering wheel off center
campingbox

Replies: 8
Views: 455

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Fri Mar 18, 2022 5:19 pm   Subject: Re: Steering wheel off center
The pitman arm and steering box both have notches - you are supposed to have these in alignment.

The steering wheel orientation is adjusted via the drag link. Itís not an infinite adjustment since ...
  Topic: Installing Safariís with Behr Scoop
campingbox

Replies: 2
Views: 432

PostForum: Split Bus - Barndoor   Posted: Fri Mar 04, 2022 10:43 pm   Subject: Re: Installing Safariís with Behr Scoop
Is there enough room for a drill with a right angle head with a short drill bit?
  Topic: VWoA service Kombis 1956
campingbox

Replies: 18
Views: 1133

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Fri Feb 18, 2022 11:01 am   Subject: Re: VWoA service Kombis 1956
Very cool. I wonder if they had Matra tool chests in the back?
  Topic: '56 headliner piping
campingbox

Replies: 6
Views: 552

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Mon Feb 14, 2022 7:35 am   Subject: Re: '56 headliner piping
Standard micro buses donít use any piping to divide the upper and lower sections. Itís just a gap.
As far as I know later stndard busses with a vinyl headliner have that piping between window panels ...
  Topic: '56 headliner piping
campingbox

Replies: 6
Views: 552

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Sat Feb 12, 2022 1:56 pm   Subject: Re: '56 headliner piping
Standard micro buses donít use any piping to divide the upper and lower sections. Itís just a gap.
  Topic: Official whine about Buses and parts for sale
campingbox

Replies: 53577
Views: 5609120

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Thu Feb 10, 2022 7:49 pm   Subject: Re: Official whine about Buses and parts for sale
Tell us how you really feel Brad. 😀
  Topic: Removing Axle Tubes with Tranny Installed
campingbox

Replies: 18
Views: 595

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Sun Feb 06, 2022 9:56 am   Subject: Re: Removing Axle Tubes with Tranny Installed
Thanks guys.


Iíve done it, more than once.

So it's doable.

Can you tell how? Is it just by loosening the bolts from the cover and pulling the whole thing past the heater box? Or do I have ...
  Topic: Interior grey panels - source?
campingbox

Replies: 6
Views: 668

PostForum: Split Bus - Barndoor   Posted: Sun Feb 06, 2022 9:45 am   Subject: Re: Interior grey panels - source?
Clara did most of the work for the rear barndoor Kombi interior (long wall, cargo doors, rear 1/4, bulkhead, luggage shelf, rear corners, rear window surround) about 10 years ago but needs someone loc ...
  Topic: Removing Axle Tubes with Tranny Installed
campingbox

Replies: 18
Views: 595

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Sat Feb 05, 2022 5:03 pm   Subject: Re: Removing Axle Tubes with Tranny Installed
Iíve done it, more than once.
  Topic: Brake pedal moving side to side
campingbox

Replies: 11
Views: 453

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Sat Jan 29, 2022 10:45 pm   Subject: Re: Brake pedal moving side to side
It sounds like something is loose or a part is missing.

I would suggest review the online parts list and compare it to what is installed.
  Topic: RIP Bob LaPorte aka busnutbob
campingbox

Replies: 24
Views: 1910

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Fri Jan 14, 2022 11:35 am   Subject: Re: RIP Bob LaPorte aka busnutbob
Love you Bob.

You will be missed.
  Topic: 1956 radio mobile bus video
campingbox

Replies: 5
Views: 488

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Sat Jan 01, 2022 4:57 am   Subject: Re: 1956 radio mobile bus video
Thanks for sharing.
  Topic: Help id what year this winshield wiper assembly is
campingbox

Replies: 6
Views: 411

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Sat Dec 25, 2021 10:11 pm   Subject: Re: Help id what year this winshield wiper assembly is
66-67 - If the part number on the black can ends in G itís 12v and of it ends in Q itís 6v.

It is 12volts, as my Double cab runs on 12 volts, just wondering if I use the correct year missing parts, ...
 
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