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  Topic: Died at a stop light , ideas on the cause?
jules9

Replies: 33
Views: 814

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Sun Jul 07, 2019 5:48 am   Subject: Re: Died at a stop light , ideas on the cause?
Well dang.
I have no idea what to check next.

Is the starter jammed against the flywheel.. i once had the starter not release after cranking my engine for a while. Also any in line fuses that ...
  Topic: 1958 bus rear apron curved or straight
jules9

Replies: 2
Views: 189

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Thu Jun 13, 2019 12:35 pm   Subject: Re: 1958 bus rear apron curved or straight
Something's wrong, it's been stood on, or pried due to a lost church key or stuck lock, or crash damage below that was hammered out improperly, it should be straight.

You'll have to do some shrinki ...
  Topic: 1958 bus rear apron curved or straight
jules9

Replies: 2
Views: 189

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Wed Jun 12, 2019 5:25 pm   Subject: 1958 bus rear apron curved or straight
Hey guys, i have a 58 rear apron that has a curve/ indent in it. There is some damage around the locking mechanism but don't know if this would of caused the whole apron to bend uniformly. Is this ...
  Topic: crukab - [email protected]
jules9

Replies: 31
Views: 7049

PostForum: Buyer and Seller Feedback   Posted: Thu Nov 17, 2016 5:47 pm   Subject: Re: crukab - [email protected]
Easy to deal with. He brought my item from Vermont to NJ.

Wouldn't hesitate to deal with again. A++++
  Topic: Single Cab up for auction - value?
jules9

Replies: 41
Views: 3450

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Fri Sep 23, 2016 9:20 am   Subject: Re: SC
The auctioneers are taking absentee bids and have an opening one of $11,000 already. There goes my plan of throwing out an absentee $10,000 bid and seeing if that would stick. Doesn't sound like it' ...
  Topic: All Air-Cooled Gathering-September 16th-18th, 2016- Flanders, NJ
jules9

Replies: 92
Views: 9392

PostForum: Shows/Events/Camping/Clubs   Posted: Wed Sep 14, 2016 3:35 pm   Subject: Re: All Air-Cooled Gathering-September 16th-18th, 2016- Flanders, NJ
The weathermen also said we were going to get hit with the tropical storm/hurricane and we didn't get a drop of rain and the winds were a little stronger than a light breeze so there's hope for no ra ...
  Topic: Can I save the paint while dealing with this rust?
jules9

Replies: 17
Views: 2344

PostForum: Body/Paint   Posted: Sat Jul 30, 2016 12:27 pm   Subject: Re: Can I save the paint while dealing with this rust?
Here's a link to other pics of the car when he wa doing it.

http://www.chevytalk.org/fusionbb/showtopic.php?tid/216032/post/1712505/

Bear in mind....CLR works...but is slow and has "0&quo ...
  Topic: Can I save the paint while dealing with this rust?
jules9

Replies: 17
Views: 2344

PostForum: Body/Paint   Posted: Fri Jul 29, 2016 7:42 pm   Subject: Re: Can I save the paint while dealing with this rust?
Here's a link to other pics of the car when he wa doing it.

http://www.chevytalk.org/fusionbb/showtopic.php?tid/216032/post/1712505/
  Topic: Can I save the paint while dealing with this rust?
jules9

Replies: 17
Views: 2344

PostForum: Body/Paint   Posted: Fri Jul 29, 2016 7:40 pm   Subject: Re: Can I save the paint while dealing with this rust?
A forum member (skim) uses clr to remove the stains before clear coating. Maybe this could be helpful with your issue


https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/1537087.jpg
  Topic: 1970 Front End Mystery
jules9

Replies: 6
Views: 723

PostForum: Ghia   Posted: Wed Sep 17, 2014 5:04 pm   Subject: 1970 Front End Mystery
I know you said you don't have a tire rub but I looked at your gallery and it kind of looks like you have a tire rub on the inside sidewall of the left front tire, across the lettering of the tire loo ...
  Topic: 70 vert - correct location for vent control?
jules9

Replies: 1
Views: 245

PostForum: Ghia   Posted: Sun Jun 29, 2014 8:09 pm   Subject: 70 vert - correct location for vent control?
http://www.thesamba.com/vw/forum/viewtopic.php?t=226849
  Topic: Need clarification on seats for 1970 Ghia.
jules9

Replies: 20
Views: 2200

PostForum: Ghia   Posted: Tue Sep 22, 2009 3:21 pm   Subject: Need clarification on seats for 1970 Ghia.
These are the original seats out of my 70 ghia vert. Good thing they have been doing it for 30 years

http://i29.photobucket.com/albums/c273/John1913/IMG_1460.jpg
  Topic: What kind of exhaust system do I have?
jules9

Replies: 4
Views: 641

PostForum: Ghia   Posted: Sat Aug 08, 2009 4:49 pm   Subject: What kind of exhaust system do I have?
Your car looks like it still has the heater boxes attached so it looks like its a simple un-bolt the old exhaust and install the new stock muffler. Make sure you use plenty of WD-40 where the bolts a ...
  Topic: What Rims Do You Have On Your Ghia?
jules9

Replies: 804
Views: 428598

PostForum: Ghia   Posted: Mon Aug 03, 2009 6:47 pm   Subject: What Rims Do You Have On Your Ghia?
Oops, forgot to say they are Ford pattern rims and have a cover so you don't see the lug nuts but I haven't put them on
  Topic: What Rims Do You Have On Your Ghia?
jules9

Replies: 804
Views: 428598

PostForum: Ghia   Posted: Mon Aug 03, 2009 6:43 pm   Subject: What Rims Do You Have On Your Ghia?
Hey guys. Have been reading the boards for a while and finally decided to post. Here's a pic of my car getting slowly put back together. The rims are American Racing 17x7 42mm offset with 205/40 ti ...
 
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