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  Topic: Mercedes Spindle Nut
mellowslow

Replies: 22
Views: 1712

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Wed Jun 30, 2021 4:58 pm   Subject: Re: Mercedes Spindle Nut
Its a T - 40

I just landed a set of these from eBay and they were on my bench for install this weekend.

Kind regards
  Topic: Look at this worn, egged, oversized Radius Rod hole
mellowslow

Replies: 13
Views: 392

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Fri May 28, 2021 5:15 pm   Subject: Re: Look at this worn, egged, oversized Radius Rod hole
https://www.brickwerks.co.uk/t3-parts/body/body-and-repair-panels/body-panel-t3-radius-rod-mount-front-left.html
  Topic: The Crypto Mining & Crypto Stock Thread
mellowslow

Replies: 40
Views: 1600

PostForum: Off Topic   Posted: Sat Jan 16, 2021 9:23 am   Subject: Re: The Crypto Mining & Crypto Stock Thread
I got into crypto through encouragement from an old friend.

XRP/ripple was the call. Set up to compete with the Swift banking monetary transfer system. XRP takes a few seconds to transfer to anot ...
  Topic: Rack & Pinion-1999 Jetta VR6
mellowslow

Replies: 5
Views: 1062

PostForum: Water-cooled VW   Posted: Tue Feb 25, 2020 6:43 am   Subject: Re: Rack & Pinion-1999 Jetta VR6
Hey Partwerks!

Bentley says those racks are not serviceable.

I put one of these: https://www.detroitaxle.com/shop/steering/rack-pinion/complete-power-steering-rack-pinion-assembly-vw-golf-jetta- ...
  Topic: Crankshaft Pulley Bolt: Why Would It Come Loose?
mellowslow

Replies: 33
Views: 2430

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Sat Dec 14, 2019 5:34 pm   Subject: Re: Crankshaft Pulley Bolt: Why Would It Come Loose?
https://www.gowesty.com/product/mechanical/24797/crank-lock-tool-for-pulley

Do you need a crank lock tool?
  Topic: OFFICIAL: Boxeer.com 2.0 TDI CR engine review thread
mellowslow

Replies: 199
Views: 29736

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Mon Dec 09, 2019 3:06 pm   Subject: Re: OFFICIAL: Boxeer.com 2.0 TDI CR engine review thread
Can you guys fit a frost heater?

I don’t run a TDI but any Diesel rig at my work that needs to start in the cold gets plugged in. Not uncommon for the tractor manufacturers to rec bumping the glow ...
  Topic: Agriculture thread
mellowslow

Replies: 110
Views: 5082

PostForum: Off Topic   Posted: Sun Dec 08, 2019 10:11 am   Subject: Re: Agriculture thread
Without Agriculture
We would be:
Hungry
Naked
And Sober

Big respect to anyone who toils is the soil.

Check out “The American Farm” on the History Channel. Might as well be called the The A ...
  Topic: 1.8T engine refresh parts source?
mellowslow

Replies: 3
Views: 179

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Thu Nov 28, 2019 7:09 am   Subject: Re: 1.8T engine refresh parts source?
https://www.cascadegerman.com/
  Topic: Recommendations on weather band (NOAA) capable media receivers?
mellowslow

Replies: 25
Views: 945

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Thu Nov 28, 2019 6:58 am   Subject: Re: Recommendations on weather band (NOAA) capable media receivers?

4 - Regarding the Cobra C 75 mentioned above, are there 2 different pieces of hardware with it (the mic and a base)? The pictures in the Cobra website seem to only show the mic portion (unless ever ...
  Topic: Recommendations on weather band (NOAA) capable media receivers?
mellowslow

Replies: 25
Views: 945

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Wed Nov 27, 2019 5:56 am   Subject: Re: Recommendations on weather band (NOAA) capable media receivers?
Since I’m not really having fun until cell service runs out, I sought the same type of receiver with NOAA capability but couldn’t come up with a unit to suit my musical needs Cool Laughing

The Cobra C7 ...
  Topic: FAS Gen V 2.0 NA vs 2.0T--opinions?
mellowslow

Replies: 63
Views: 6780

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Mon Oct 14, 2019 5:31 am   Subject: Re: FAS Gen V 2.0 NA vs 2.0T--opinions?
Do you all (with the FAS 2.0) have the harmonic noise when the engine is pulling? Its like a drone that goes away when you let off the gas . . . ?

I have noticed that the engine is quieter than th ...
  Topic: source for a TDi engine?
mellowslow

Replies: 5
Views: 307

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Sat Sep 28, 2019 1:16 pm   Subject: Re: source for a TDi engine?
Cascade German has ALH long blocks
https://www.cascadegerman.com/product/vw-asv-tdi-oem-1-9-long-block/
  Topic: Cub Cadet or Deere?
mellowslow

Replies: 27
Views: 1018

PostForum: Off Topic   Posted: Wed Sep 25, 2019 5:01 pm   Subject: Re: Cub Cadet or Deere?
Between the two choices that you posted, I would choose the JD with the Hydro/automatic drive over the Cub Cadet with the 'heavy duty belt' engine to transmission drive system. Just an opinion from a ...
  Topic: Cub Cadet or Deere?
mellowslow

Replies: 27
Views: 1018

PostForum: Off Topic   Posted: Wed Sep 25, 2019 8:52 am   Subject: Re: Cub Cadet or Deere?
Between the two choices that you posted, I would choose the JD with the Hydro/automatic drive over the Cub Cadet with the 'heavy duty belt' engine to transmission drive system. Just an opinion from a ...
  Topic: Syn oil leaks in trans? Happen to you?
mellowslow

Replies: 6
Views: 313

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Tue Sep 24, 2019 9:55 am   Subject: Re: Syn oil leaks in trans? Happen to you?
I did a trans gear oil change this summer from Swepco 201 to Swepco 202 Moly.

When the new gear oil was brought up to the proper level, the output flange seal was weeping. After 2 seals and a Sp ...
  Topic: Vanagons seen in media: film, Internet, games, magazines, etc.
mellowslow

Replies: 1253
Views: 212001

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Mon Sep 16, 2019 3:44 pm   Subject: Re: Vanagons in electronic media: film, Internet, games, etc.
NBC Nightly News Sept 16 2019
https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/1949779.jpg
  Topic: Bluetooth engine monitoring app for Subaru/Vanagon conversion
mellowslow

Replies: 11
Views: 712

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Thu Sep 12, 2019 5:52 am   Subject: Re: Bluetooth engine monitoring app for Subaru/Vanagon conversion
ELM327 WiFi adapter with EngineLink app on my iPhone worked very well for me.
  Topic: FAS Engine Conversion
mellowslow

Replies: 36
Views: 5296

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Wed Sep 11, 2019 5:02 am   Subject: Re: FAS Engine Conversion
FAS conversion since 2013 here with a factory fresh (at the time) AEG long block. I bought a crate engine from Cascade German in Oregon and utilized the whole FAS kit back when they sold kit parts wi ...
  Topic: Manual Transmission Drain Plug - metal on plug
mellowslow

Replies: 40
Views: 4510

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Sun Jul 14, 2019 11:49 am   Subject: Re: Manual Transmission Drain Plug - metal
You have “some” clean space on your magnet. Thats a really good sign. And no big parts.

Id fill it with FLAPS gear oil ($16) and drive it a few hundred miles, then drain it hot & fast, with the ...
  Topic: What did YOU do to your van today?
mellowslow

Replies: 11555
Views: 2056560

PostForum: Vanagon   Posted: Sun Jul 14, 2019 6:59 am   Subject: Re: What did YOU do to your van today?
Did trans flange seal and changed from Swepco 201 to Swepco 202.

https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/1928080.jpg

Used a new circlip. Noticed the stretching. Was glad.

https://www.thesamba ...
 
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