Hello! Log in or Register   |  Help  |  Donate  |  Buy Shirts New!  See all banner ads | Advertise on TheSamba.com  
TheSamba.com
 
Search found 139 matches
Forum Index Page: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7  Next
Author Message
  Topic: Swap meet in Columbiana Ohio?
m2008s

Replies: 6
Views: 500

PostForum: Beetle - 1958-1967   Posted: Sun Apr 01, 2018 6:50 pm   Subject: Re: Swap meet in Columbiana Ohio?
Worth it. Can camp sat into Sunday. Swap and show hundred plus cars sometimes
  Topic: 1.6 diesel in 90 jetta valve cover question
m2008s

Replies: 1
Views: 963

PostForum: Water-cooled VW   Posted: Sat Oct 03, 2009 6:23 am   Subject: 1.6 diesel in 90 jetta valve cover question
1.6 diesel in 90 jetta

resealed the valve cover just got the car. theres a little plastic cover that sitd on top of the cam bolts, under the valve cover, but it was NOT there

will this cause any ...
  Topic: rods came off rockers, lots of engine noise..
m2008s

Replies: 18
Views: 1341

PostForum: Type 3   Posted: Tue Mar 03, 2009 9:15 am   Subject: rods came off rockers, lots of engine noise..
thanks for the help guys. im going to go ahead and start pulling the motor if this last guy doesnt pay for it by the end of the week. its been 1.5 months anyways since hes told me he wants it.

goin ...
  Topic: rods came off rockers, lots of engine noise..
m2008s

Replies: 18
Views: 1341

PostForum: Type 3   Posted: Tue Mar 03, 2009 9:00 am   Subject: rods came off rockers, lots of engine noise..
nope i moved it onto my ramps so i can start pulling the motor
  Topic: rods came off rockers, lots of engine noise..
m2008s

Replies: 18
Views: 1341

PostForum: Type 3   Posted: Tue Mar 03, 2009 8:52 am   Subject: rods came off rockers, lots of engine noise..
aye

this things posessed

i started it and the noise was completely gone. 100% gone

i backed it out of the garage and left it run. and it came back. not gradually or anything it just was like ...
  Topic: rods came off rockers, lots of engine noise..
m2008s

Replies: 18
Views: 1341

PostForum: Type 3   Posted: Tue Mar 03, 2009 8:03 am   Subject: rods came off rockers, lots of engine noise..
rocker studs are fine. rockers are fine. clips and goofy washers all there.

i didnt break it.

i recieved the car with a slight knock and obviously it got worse. i adjusted the valves when i got ...
  Topic: rods came off rockers, lots of engine noise..
m2008s

Replies: 18
Views: 1341

PostForum: Type 3   Posted: Mon Mar 02, 2009 12:07 pm   Subject: rods came off rockers, lots of engine noise..
rockers are tight

valves are working and not sticking

rockers moving OK

i had one valve cover off one side, started it and visually inspected... and pushed down on the whole rocker assembly w ...
  Topic: rods came off rockers, lots of engine noise..
m2008s

Replies: 18
Views: 1341

PostForum: Type 3   Posted: Mon Mar 02, 2009 11:44 am   Subject: rods came off rockers, lots of engine noise..
well the car was running goofy like on 3 cyls... so i parked it.

i went out the other day and pulled the valve covers and some rods came off the rockers.

i took the rockers off and put it all ...
  Topic: cylinder head types, interchangable?
m2008s

Replies: 2
Views: 702

PostForum: Type 3   Posted: Mon Jan 12, 2009 11:18 am   Subject: cylinder head types, interchangable?
ok, thanks!
  Topic: Question About J-Pipes
m2008s

Replies: 4
Views: 805

PostForum: Type 3   Posted: Sun Jan 11, 2009 5:30 pm   Subject: Question About J-Pipes
duct tape them shut lol
  Topic: cylinder head types, interchangable?
m2008s

Replies: 2
Views: 702

PostForum: Type 3   Posted: Sun Jan 11, 2009 5:10 pm   Subject: cylinder head types, interchangable?
will type 1 fuel injection heads work on my 71 type 3?

have a cracked head and a friend has a set of SB heads...

thanks
  Topic: shifter fitting question
m2008s

Replies: 8
Views: 1071

PostForum: Type 3   Posted: Mon Dec 15, 2008 6:20 pm   Subject: shifter fitting question
sweet. thanks russ and all. i was going to put one in

and as for the dash/mirror issue... im heating it and bending it all funky so it looks neato Smile
  Topic: brake rotor machining, 1971 model year split
m2008s

Replies: 10
Views: 1361

PostForum: Type 3   Posted: Mon Dec 15, 2008 6:19 pm   Subject: brake rotor machining, 1971 model year split
thanks, i really appreciate the help. foreign parts store told me different, but i believe you all over them

mike
  Topic: brake rotor machining, 1971 model year split
m2008s

Replies: 10
Views: 1361

PostForum: Type 3   Posted: Mon Dec 15, 2008 10:37 am   Subject: brake rotor machining, 1971 model year split
so my fronts are shot... but my rotors can be turned (no big pits or divits etc). i just want to know the minimum machining level/replacement thickness so i can see if i could get them turned or not
...
  Topic: shifter fitting question
m2008s

Replies: 8
Views: 1071

PostForum: Type 3   Posted: Mon Dec 15, 2008 9:42 am   Subject: shifter fitting question
Russ Wolfe got any input? haha by reading i hear youre a trans guy...

i dont know if the big shifter will hurt the shifting forks or not with all the weight.. i just want a ratty style thing going ...
  Topic: shifter fitting question
m2008s

Replies: 8
Views: 1071

PostForum: Type 3   Posted: Mon Dec 15, 2008 9:38 am   Subject: shifter fitting question
???
  Topic: Video of my engine running. Need some FI insight!
m2008s

Replies: 24
Views: 3600

PostForum: Type 3   Posted: Mon Dec 15, 2008 12:14 am   Subject: Video of my engine running. Need some FI insight!
I think you and I have a similar issue... it sounds like it's "spitting" as you accelerate, although I don't have any smoke. it just sounds shitty and runs shitty atm.

same.

sometimes ...
  Topic: shifter fitting question
m2008s

Replies: 8
Views: 1071

PostForum: Type 3   Posted: Mon Dec 15, 2008 12:07 am   Subject: shifter fitting question
ive looked thru some of the search to find nothing...

but yeah. im an odd guy...

and i want a bus shifter in my square. i can heat/bent if i need to. but i want to know if it will fit --

like ...
  Topic: thanksgiving tradition
m2008s

Replies: 1
Views: 661

PostForum: General/Chat   Posted: Thu Nov 27, 2008 11:19 am   Subject: thanksgiving tradition
happy tday to all

listen, its a tradition!:

http://www.thewhitefam.com/thanksgiving/alices_restaurant.mp3
  Topic: found a bus, wants to trade for my squareback. advice
m2008s

Replies: 8
Views: 1162

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Fri Nov 21, 2008 9:22 am   Subject: found a bus, wants to trade for my squareback. advice
my squareback is in my signature, i have no pics of his bus. he doesnt get off work till 5

also do 1970's have smog crap?
 
Page 1 of 7 Page: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7  Next
All times are Mountain Standard Time/Pacific Daylight Savings Time
Jump to:  

About | Help! | Advertise | Donate | Premium Membership | Privacy/Terms of Use | Contact Us | Site Map
Copyright © 1996-2020, Everett Barnes. All Rights Reserved.
Not affiliated with or sponsored by Volkswagen of America | Forum powered by phpBB