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  Topic: Vanagon Photos @ Road Side Attractions
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Replies: 346
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PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Yesterday 5:39 am   Subject: Re: Vanagon Photos @ Road Side Attractions
Worthy of a good topplin'
Nonsense. Besides, it looks like it's already had some right side damage that's been repaired.
  Topic: Chopped Vanagon
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Replies: 23
Views: 640

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Yesterday 5:36 am   Subject: Re: Chopped Vanagon
What good do the wiper do?
May have something to do with the "fully road legal."
  Topic: The big Vanagon failures, wrecks and fires thread!
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Replies: 734
Views: 210953

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Tue Jan 19, 2021 7:53 pm   Subject: Re: The big Vanagon failures, wrecks and fires thread!
https://www.autoblog.com/2021/01/19/austria-alps-motorcycle-museum-fire/#slide-2290019

Phew, no Vanagons burned. Just a split
Another forum speculates that's a Fiat 850 T pickup.
https://live.st ...
  Topic: CLK wheels
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PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Sat Jan 16, 2021 5:30 pm   Subject: Re: CLK wheels
For those in 'the know', where do you suggest to search for these wheels? I'm in need of one more and not having a lot of luck in my search. I watch craigslist, the local classifieds, ebay, etc an ...
  Topic: Do You Find Volkswagens Easy to Work On?
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Replies: 58
Views: 1592

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Wed Jan 13, 2021 8:05 pm   Subject: Re: Do You Find Volkswagens Easy to Work On?
It pisses me off. I was used to working on older American stuff. You know, sit on the radiator with your feet on the motor mounts and wrench away. I just don't like working on/under the Vanagon but t ...
  Topic: Have you SEEN ONE on the road lately? Vanagon Spotters Thread
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PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Fri Jan 08, 2021 5:56 am   Subject: Re: Have you SEEN ONE on the road lately? Vanagon Spotters Thread
What about Colorado's own Purgatoire River, known locally to non-French speakers as the Picketwire?
  Topic: Things your van did recently
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PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Mon Jan 04, 2021 6:23 pm   Subject: Re: Things your van did recently
Was unclear on the concept today. I loaded it with stuff to be donated to a local charity, mostly clothing and kitchen goods. The place was temporarily closed so I stopped by a local bike co-op that ...
  Topic: Pop up part?
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Replies: 8
Views: 209

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Fri Jan 01, 2021 3:35 pm   Subject: Re: Pop up part?
Do you want to close it off for cold weather camping to keep the heat from rising into that space? If so, people have made fleece dividers that snap in place or you could cut cardboard to fit and kee ...
  Topic: Which head is easiest to replace?
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Replies: 16
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PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Wed Dec 30, 2020 6:39 am   Subject: Re: Which head is easiest to replace?
Due to a broken exhaust stud and failed repair attempts I had to remove the left (driver's side) head to have a machinist extract the stud. This was done in a gravel driveway in Virginia in August an ...
  Topic: Craigslist Tires
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Replies: 27
Views: 782

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Sun Dec 27, 2020 6:37 am   Subject: Re: Craigslist Tires
If you're really on a budget you'll buy tires to fit your existing wheels that you know fit your vehicle. I did this recently with our big Dodge that I'll be building out as a Westy replacement. Tha ...
  Topic: First Time Snow Camping trip report!
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Replies: 18
Views: 675

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Tue Dec 22, 2020 5:57 am   Subject: Re: First Time Snow Camping trip report!
Thanks for taking us along! I enjoyed the video.

I stopped at a state campground on the Colorado River one night, arrived kind of late and noticed that all of the choice camp spots along the river ...
  Topic: How do YOU store firewood?
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Replies: 36
Views: 932

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Sat Dec 19, 2020 3:35 pm   Subject: Re: How do YOU store firewood?
The times I've carried firewood from home to a campsite it's traveled in a plastic storage tote ahead of the rear bench. On arrival it gets set outside and covered with a piece of plastic to keep the ...
  Topic: 2020 Year in review - upgrades, trips, 2021 plans
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Replies: 34
Views: 1376

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Wed Dec 16, 2020 9:46 pm   Subject: Re: 2020 Year in review - upgrades, trips, 2021 plans
No camping for us this year, but with the donation of our old minivan the Westy stepped up to (occasional) daily driver status. That required a trailer hitch in order to perform minivan tasks so I ad ...
  Topic: cheap castle nut socket solution
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Replies: 27
Views: 764

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Wed Dec 16, 2020 9:20 pm   Subject: Re: cheap castle nut socket solution
I spent $5 for a 1 13/16" (~46mm, it fits) socket at the tool section of an antique mall in central Ohio many years ago, then spent $20 for a Harbor Freight 3/4" drive breaker bar, and a six ...
  Topic: Wild Animal experiences and your van.
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Replies: 53
Views: 3789

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Tue Dec 15, 2020 5:45 am   Subject: Re: Wild Animal experiences and your van.
Not as exotic as some, this occurred in the driveway. At least the snake was not in the van.
https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/2064451.jpg

We were once surrounded by skunks while camped at ...
  Topic: Luxury Tools
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Replies: 677
Views: 141681

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Sun Dec 06, 2020 6:37 am   Subject: Re: Luxury Tools
If you like to think of "luxury" as perceived benefit instead of actual cost, then this $7 Harbor Freight transfer pump will have you eating bonbons and sipping bubbly when the job of changi ...
  Topic: I've never done a transmission oil change before, what do I do?
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Replies: 48
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PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Sat Dec 05, 2020 6:34 am   Subject: Re: I've never done a transmission oil change before, what do I do?
I did my first couple of changes using the funnel-hanging-on-the-side-of-the-van method and it worked. Last time I used this Harbor Freight $7 transfer pump. No contest. Spend the $7.
https://shop ...
  Topic: Luxury Tools
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Replies: 677
Views: 141681

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Sat Dec 05, 2020 6:29 am   Subject: Re: Luxury Tools
If you like to think of "luxury" as perceived benefit instead of actual cost, then this $7 Harbor Freight transfer pump will have you eating bonbons and sipping bubbly when the job of changi ...
  Topic: Is It a Bug?... No. It's a Feature!
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Replies: 20
Views: 750

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Sat Dec 05, 2020 5:58 am   Subject: Re: Is It a Bug?... No. It's a Feature!
Try it while holding your breath and standing on your left leg and see what happens.
  Topic: Eurovans (T4, T5, T6) on stage, screen, TV, internet and ads
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Replies: 48
Views: 14760

PostForum: Eurovan   Posted: Thu Dec 03, 2020 11:12 am   Subject: Re: Eurovans (T4, T5, T6) on stage, screen, TV, internet and ads
Online article about a recent Swedish news story of a guy held captive by his mom for decades.

https://www.yahoo.com/news/man-41-had-no-teeth-144505303.html

https://s.yimg.com/ny/api/res/1.2/s23 ...
 
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