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  Topic: Rear Hatch Seal and gap (photos included)
markeaton

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PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Yesterday 7:42 am   Subject: Re: Rear Hatch Seal and gap (photos included)
The tension I had was not from the seal, but the upper hinges. Which I think adds to a great open and close.
  Topic: Rear Hatch Seal and gap (photos included)
markeaton

Replies: 9
Views: 200

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Yesterday 7:40 am   Subject: Re: Rear Hatch Seal and gap (photos included)
Surprisingly the rubber (more like sponge) fit in well. No issue at all. I used Wolfsburg West product and fit 100% perfect https://www.wolfsburgwest.com/cart/DetailsList.cfm?ID=211829193C
  Topic: Rear Hatch Seal and gap (photos included)
markeaton

Replies: 9
Views: 200

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Yesterday 4:30 am   Subject: Re: Rear Hatch Seal and gap (photos included)
I was able to loosen the two sets of bolts on each side of the hinge/door. It was tricky for sure. I tried 3-4 times to get it to seat correctly.

I was real close, but realized that I really ne ...
  Topic: Rear Hatch Seal and gap (photos included)
markeaton

Replies: 9
Views: 200

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Thu Apr 15, 2021 7:45 am   Subject: Re: Rear Hatch Seal and gap (photos included)
Thank you busdaddy.... will try that tonight !!!
  Topic: Rear Hatch Seal and gap (photos included)
markeaton

Replies: 9
Views: 200

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Thu Apr 15, 2021 4:32 am   Subject: Rear Hatch Seal and gap (photos included)
Good morning-

Last night I placed in my rear seal on my 1966. It went in easily, did not need adhesive and the door shut without issues.

But... in the 4th photo, when I got close, I noticed I ...
  Topic: Rear hatch door latch (photos included)
markeaton

Replies: 14
Views: 270

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Thu Apr 15, 2021 4:22 am   Subject: Re: Rear hatch door latch (photos included)
Thanks Barry. I did have the key and I did turn it. No-go. I am going to unscrew the mechanism to see what else could be the issue.

I also might buy a new latch lock as there were more than on ...
  Topic: Rear hatch door latch (photos included)
markeaton

Replies: 14
Views: 270

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Wed Apr 14, 2021 10:56 am   Subject: Re: Rear hatch door latch (photos included)
Now that is quite a cache of data... thanks dmuis
  Topic: Rear hatch door latch (photos included)
markeaton

Replies: 14
Views: 270

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Wed Apr 14, 2021 8:56 am   Subject: Re: Rear hatch door latch (photos included)
Appreciated.... thanks again.... I did look for a diagram (side view blow up) of all the components, but nothing yet.
  Topic: Rear hatch door latch (photos included)
markeaton

Replies: 14
Views: 270

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Wed Apr 14, 2021 8:16 am   Subject: Re: Rear hatch door latch (photos included)
Hi dschup... I will try that tonight when I am home... thank you..
  Topic: Rear hatch door latch (photos included)
markeaton

Replies: 14
Views: 270

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Wed Apr 14, 2021 7:47 am   Subject: Re: Rear hatch door latch (photos included)
Hi pryOman that is interesting. I of course received a box of mixed items from the PO. This is my first bus resto, so trying to figure all these things out.
  Topic: Rear hatch door latch (photos included)
markeaton

Replies: 14
Views: 270

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Wed Apr 14, 2021 4:29 am   Subject: Re: Rear hatch door latch (photos included)
Thank you Barry... I did assume there was another part. I'll search the photos for one. I have a pile of parts from the PO but not knowing what it looks like, I need to see one.
  Topic: Rear hatch door latch (photos included)
markeaton

Replies: 14
Views: 270

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Tue Apr 13, 2021 5:18 pm   Subject: Rear hatch door latch (photos included)
All-

First time doing a latch install. Been trying to find out what I am missing. Two part question actually.

Question 1 - Notice in the 1st photo the two latches I have from the PO. I assume ...
  Topic: Question on needed Parcel Tray on my 1966 15-window
markeaton

Replies: 13
Views: 308

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Tue Apr 13, 2021 11:06 am   Subject: Re: Question on needed Parcel Tray on my 1966 15-window
I was able to find one. Thank you Eric in WA state.
  Topic: Question on needed Parcel Tray on my 1966 15-window
markeaton

Replies: 13
Views: 308

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Mon Apr 12, 2021 11:25 am   Subject: Re: Question on needed Parcel Tray on my 1966 15-window
Thanks Clara. The poster asked me to take a pic of under my dash which I will do tonight so he can verify whether or not he does have one that can fit. If not, I will post for sure.

The good ne ...
  Topic: Question on needed Parcel Tray on my 1966 15-window
markeaton

Replies: 13
Views: 308

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Mon Apr 12, 2021 10:16 am   Subject: Re: Question on needed Parcel Tray on my 1966 15-window
Thank you so much for this knowledge.

Yikes, now I got to figure this out where to buy one.

I'll need to ask good questions from the sellers.
  Topic: Question on needed Parcel Tray on my 1966 15-window
markeaton

Replies: 13
Views: 308

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Mon Apr 12, 2021 10:10 am   Subject: Re: Question on needed Parcel Tray on my 1966 15-window
Hi easy e ... thank you for this.

As a bus newbie, would you know if this one could work? https://www.thesamba.com/vw/classifieds/detail.php?id=2423626
  Topic: Question on needed Parcel Tray on my 1966 15-window
markeaton

Replies: 13
Views: 308

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Mon Apr 12, 2021 8:03 am   Subject: Re: Question on needed Parcel Tray on my 1966 15-window
Thank you Okie Adam. That helps.
  Topic: Question on needed Parcel Tray on my 1966 15-window
markeaton

Replies: 13
Views: 308

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Mon Apr 12, 2021 7:56 am   Subject: Re: Question on needed Parcel Tray on my 1966 15-window
I am still learning buses and realized that the 15 window has two rear corner windows.
  Topic: Question on needed Parcel Tray on my 1966 15-window
markeaton

Replies: 13
Views: 308

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Mon Apr 12, 2021 7:55 am   Subject: Re: Question on needed Parcel Tray on my 1966 15-window
Sorry... I typed too fast. 13 window
  Topic: Question on needed Parcel Tray on my 1966 15-window
markeaton

Replies: 13
Views: 308

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Mon Apr 12, 2021 7:52 am   Subject: Re: Question on needed Parcel Tray on my 1966 15-window
It is a 1966 15 window.
 
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