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  Topic: A Missing Part (jet or port) 34-pict3
keifernet

Replies: 14
Views: 4132

PostForum: Beetle - Late Model/Super - 1968-up   Posted: Wed Mar 30, 2011 7:16 am   Subject: A Missing Part (jet or port) 34-pict3
That jet goes in the carb under the small brass plug next to the idle pilot jet. Wonder who or how
the hell it got screwed into the brass plug for the accelerator check ball I can't imagine.

If in ...
  Topic: OMG! 34PICT-3
keifernet

Replies: 50
Views: 7943

PostForum: Beetle - Late Model/Super - 1968-up   Posted: Wed Mar 30, 2011 7:12 am   Subject: OMG! 34PICT-3
The hole in the throttle plate changes the vacuum signal going to the distributor..

Actually, I don't think that the reason for that hole to be larger on DVDA. The reason it's larger on those is t ...
  Topic: A Missing Part (jet or port) 34-pict3
keifernet

Replies: 14
Views: 4132

PostForum: Beetle - Late Model/Super - 1968-up   Posted: Tue Mar 29, 2011 7:14 pm   Subject: A Missing Part (jet or port) 34-pict3
Someone else put it there, it does not goes there.

Believe it is screw into the ball check holder.

Not needed remove

Yep, wrong part screwed into the wrong place. that does NOT belong there.
  Topic: RIP Russ Wolfe (1943 - 2011)
keifernet

Replies: 453
Views: 71968

PostForum: General/Chat   Posted: Sat Mar 19, 2011 7:57 pm   Subject: RIP Russ Wolfe (1943 - 2011)
Another crushing blow to the Samba and the VW world. I feel for his
family and close friends. Crying or Very sad

I never met Russ in person and envy those of you who did get to know him and spend time with h ...
  Topic: carb advice needed!!
keifernet

Replies: 4
Views: 712

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Mon Mar 14, 2011 7:20 pm   Subject: carb advice needed!!
Can you get a picture of your current configuration?

Engine/intake/carb etc
from a few different angles? This single weber ICT 34 configuration your saying you are running escapes me...
  Topic: Adjusting Holley Fuel pressure regulator
keifernet

Replies: 20
Views: 26136

PostForum: Performance / Engines / Transmissions   Posted: Tue Oct 26, 2010 5:48 pm   Subject: Adjusting Holley Fuel pressure regulator
what model regulator is it? Holley makes several.

"12-804" should be pre set to 2.75 lbs and I have found them to be quite "on spot" on the ones I have installed. Simple adjustm ...
  Topic: Idle Cut-off Valve Questions ( stalling / sputtering )
keifernet

Replies: 24
Views: 9552

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Tue Oct 26, 2010 5:44 pm   Subject: Re: Idle Cut-off Valve Questions ( stalling / sputtering )
Well, I nearly logged my first 1000 worry-free miles. Nearly.

1600 DP, 34 PICT-3, 009

Basically, a couple of days ago I noticed the bus sputtering upon accelerating from a cold start. Once it ...
  Topic: Fuel Pressure Regulator
keifernet

Replies: 4
Views: 1169

PostForum: Beetle - 1958-1967   Posted: Fri Oct 08, 2010 5:29 pm   Subject: Fuel Pressure Regulator
"HOLLEY 12-804".... accept no substitute.

http://www.jegs.com/i/Holley/510/12-804/10002/-1?CT=999&sendroicid=bbef8492-2d00-41d6-b158-38db0de2603c&sendroiad=1720130439&sendroik ...
  Topic: do you use a voltage regulator with an Alternator
keifernet

Replies: 1
Views: 1562

PostForum: Beetle - Late Model/Super - 1968-up   Posted: Sun Aug 22, 2010 9:35 am   Subject: do you use a voltage regulator with an Alternator
Here's a post from an older thread which shows the differences in the single post with built in regulator, the 3 prong that uses external reg and older "Motorola" alternator.

You can't us ...
  Topic: Bob Hoover RIP
keifernet

Replies: 61
Views: 11475

PostForum: General/Chat   Posted: Sun Aug 15, 2010 9:11 pm   Subject: Bob Hoover RIP
Condolences to the family first and foremost.... and while we all do hope Bob does indeed "rest in peace".... Crying or Very sad

Like so many others with the talent and insight he possessed in this ...
  Topic: Idle adjust on 34-PICT-3 FAQ
keifernet

Replies: 417
Views: 201699

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Fri Aug 13, 2010 7:52 pm   Subject: Idle adjust on 34-PICT-3 FAQ
I have had success using the BugMe DVD settings for my pict 34-3.
I remove the large idle and small richness screws, then remove the jet/s on the other side. Then sprayed our the whole carb and the r ...
  Topic: My '74 Super Body Rust Help PLEASE
keifernet

Replies: 4
Views: 1384

PostForum: Body/Paint   Posted: Thu Aug 12, 2010 8:26 pm   Subject: My '74 Super Body Rust Help PLEASE
As far as the strut towers your best bet is to get some cut out of a donor car from an area in the USA that they don't rust as bad. Should be easy to find.

I may even have a donor car I can cut th ...
  Topic: Viande - [email protected]
keifernet

Replies: 99
Views: 23048

PostForum: Buyer and Seller Feedback   Posted: Fri Jul 30, 2010 10:38 pm   Subject: Viande - [email protected]
Sorry to hear about your family situation and the passing of your Brother in law Bobby.... Sad

I will add that .....I had a 'customer' recently order direct from Bobby upon my recommendation, and w ...
  Topic: 74 super beetle 1500cc engine swap
keifernet

Replies: 1
Views: 478

PostForum: Beetle - Late Model/Super - 1968-up   Posted: Fri Jul 30, 2010 8:08 pm   Subject: 74 super beetle 1500cc engine swap
Please just keep using your original thread instead of starting a new one.

http://www.thesamba.com/vw/forum/viewtopic.php?p=4734637
  Topic: H engines cases 1968 soft metal?
keifernet

Replies: 4
Views: 903

PostForum: Beetle - Late Model/Super - 1968-up   Posted: Fri Jul 30, 2010 7:15 pm   Subject: H engines cases 1968 soft metal?
While this search does take you to quite a few threads, read the titles and you will find some info on the H case/stud inserts etc are the ones to look for.

http://www.thesamba.com/vw/forum/search. ...
  Topic: Ball Joint Rebuild
keifernet

Replies: 1
Views: 630

PostForum: Beetle - Late Model/Super - 1968-up   Posted: Sun Jul 18, 2010 7:13 pm   Subject: Ball Joint Rebuild
You should try the "FAQ" Sticky threads at the tops of the forums.

Lot's of good info like this thread.

http://www.thesamba.com/vw/forum/viewtopic.php?t=143095
  Topic: Distributor
keifernet

Replies: 3
Views: 827

PostForum: Beetle - Late Model/Super - 1968-up   Posted: Sun Jul 18, 2010 4:43 pm   Subject: Re: Distributor
Hey alll,
Quick question--does anyone out there have experience with engine fire damage--specifically the distributor? I have been making progress on my fire damaged bug, (started re-wiring proces ...
  Topic: Carb Identification.
keifernet

Replies: 6
Views: 738

PostForum: Beetle - 1958-1967   Posted: Sun Jul 18, 2010 4:37 pm   Subject: Carb Identification.
Andy has written some great threads ( a few of which he linked ) and has posted a ton of helpful info on this and many other subjects. Personally, I learned a lot of details from his charts and posts ...
  Topic: 71 super fuel/carb
keifernet

Replies: 6
Views: 1080

PostForum: Beetle - Late Model/Super - 1968-up   Posted: Sat Jul 17, 2010 7:34 am   Subject: 71 super fuel/carb
Dozens of threads on that ^.

Seems to happen most often on these H30/31 carbs although I have seen it happen on others.

Here is just one.

http://www.thesamba.com/vw/forum/viewtopic.php?t=2212 ...
  Topic: Correct idle jets on 32pdsit carbs on 67 westy?
keifernet

Replies: 14
Views: 2301

PostForum: Type 3   Posted: Wed Jul 14, 2010 7:26 am   Subject: Correct idle jets on 32pdsit carbs on 67 westy?
https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/701333.jpg

https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/701334.jpg

After I took these pics maybe the 9 I was seeing was really a "G" ? The .960 or G ...
 
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