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  Topic: Restoration Design inc. Sheetmetal feedback
oddball383

Replies: 5
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PostForum: Porsche - 356   Posted: Sun Dec 18, 2011 10:00 pm   Subject: Restoration Design inc. Sheetmetal feedback
do you have pictures of how all the repair panels can be assembled without having the original sheetmetal. So that it looks just like a factory car. Like what they have done with mustangs and 57 chevy ...
  Topic: Speedster kit car with real 356 Chassis?
oddball383

Replies: 13
Views: 7155

PostForum: Kit Car/Fiberglass Buggy/356 Replica   Posted: Tue Dec 13, 2011 9:36 pm   Subject: Speedster kit car with real 356 Chassis?
I already have a VW pan set up for the speedster. But I also have the 356. Titles arent a problem. So the way it sounds everyone would like the speedster kit to remain a kit car, instead of an autheni ...
  Topic: Speedster kit car with real 356 Chassis?
oddball383

Replies: 13
Views: 7155

PostForum: Kit Car/Fiberglass Buggy/356 Replica   Posted: Fri Dec 02, 2011 9:47 pm   Subject: Speedster kit car with real 356 Chassis?
Has anyone tried putting a 356 fiberglass speedster kit car on a real 356 coupe chassis? I have a coupe that the front clip is missing the roof is messed up and the rear body panels are pretty beat. I ...
  Topic: Interchangeable parts between Volkswagen and 356 Porsches.
oddball383

Replies: 1
Views: 2443

PostForum: Porsche - 356   Posted: Sun Sep 25, 2011 12:13 pm   Subject: Interchangeable parts between Volkswagen and 356 Porsches.
I have a total basket case (junk) 356 and unknown year. I want to build it as an outlaw 356 using mostly VW parts because everything Porsche is missing. Its a bare shell WITHOUT doors, windows, front ...
  Topic: Convert a Coupe to a Drop Top
oddball383

Replies: 4
Views: 994

PostForum: Ghia   Posted: Tue Mar 22, 2011 7:37 pm   Subject: Convert a Coupe to a Drop Top
What are all the components needed for such a change. What can I save on my coupe and reuse and what do I need off the vert. I found a Vert ghia thats rusted half way up the doors. Been sitting foreve ...
  Topic: Im a Karmann Ghia buff and my occupation is?
oddball383

Replies: 264
Views: 31150

PostForum: Ghia   Posted: Fri Feb 18, 2011 8:02 pm   Subject: Im a Karmann Ghia buff and my occupation is?
Auto restorer. My main focus is on GM A and G bodies. Have done 5 VWs before this ghia. Before getting into building cars it was Tool Design and before that was Pro Paintballing.

If anyone needs or ...
  Topic: Seat Tracks
oddball383

Replies: 2
Views: 880

PostForum: Ghia   Posted: Fri Dec 24, 2010 3:42 pm   Subject: Seat Tracks
Thanks a lot. Well I guess its time to bring out the cut off wheels again for more modifications to the poor little car.
  Topic: Seat Tracks
oddball383

Replies: 2
Views: 880

PostForum: Ghia   Posted: Mon Dec 20, 2010 12:43 pm   Subject: Seat Tracks
Will old(1964) Ghia seats slide onto new(1974) Ghia seat tracks or do I need the old seat tracks to work with the old seats?
  Topic: Ghia Owners...Post Your Ghias
oddball383

Replies: 1530
Views: 523908

PostForum: Ghia   Posted: Mon Dec 20, 2010 12:40 pm   Subject: Ghia Owners...Post Your Ghias
heres mine.
https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/756319.jpg
From a pile of parts to almost a car.
https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/756320.jpg
Take a guess what year each part is.
  Topic: Ghia Suspension:Lower, Narrow, Adjust - Custom & Stock
oddball383

Replies: 282
Views: 164530

PostForum: Ghia   Posted: Fri Nov 26, 2010 9:41 pm   Subject: Ghia Suspension:Lower, Narrow, Adjust - Custom & Stock
Whats a sufficent enough amount of clearance between the header and/or bottom of oil pan to the ground on an IRS ghia. I like my cars super low with minimal ground clearance running stock rims and tir ...
  Topic: Removing the ignition switch.
oddball383

Replies: 3
Views: 906

PostForum: Ghia   Posted: Thu May 27, 2010 8:11 pm   Subject: Removing the ignition switch.
so what about the black yellow is that something that is for switched power or is the on all the time? do i need that hooked to red main power or is that on the black? and whats the little blue/brown( ...
  Topic: Removing the ignition switch.
oddball383

Replies: 3
Views: 906

PostForum: Ghia   Posted: Wed May 26, 2010 12:26 pm   Subject: Removing the ignition switch.
I am changing my 1974 Ghia with a stock ignition and column to use a 1964 steering column with out the ignition on the column. I would also like to set it up as a new style push button like in the new ...
  Topic: In need of a Bently Wiring Diagram for a 1974 Karmann Ghia
oddball383

Replies: 10
Views: 1833

PostForum: Ghia   Posted: Fri May 07, 2010 1:30 pm   Subject: In need of a Bently Wiring Diagram for a 1974 Karmann Ghia
sorry that particular one makes no sense to me. Yes I read the article on how to read them and still makes no sense. I want one where they show things in the position of the car and how things are in ...
  Topic: In need of a Bently Wiring Diagram for a 1974 Karmann Ghia
oddball383

Replies: 10
Views: 1833

PostForum: Ghia   Posted: Fri May 07, 2010 11:46 am   Subject: In need of a Bently Wiring Diagram for a 1974 Karmann Ghia
ok sorry for the confusion then i am looking for one like
http://www.thesamba.com/vw/archives/info/wiring/58ghia_600dpi.jpg except for a 74 ghia
  Topic: In need of a Bently Wiring Diagram for a 1974 Karmann Ghia
oddball383

Replies: 10
Views: 1833

PostForum: Ghia   Posted: Fri May 07, 2010 11:27 am   Subject: In need of a Bently Wiring Diagram for a 1974 Karmann Ghia
the only one there is for a 58 Ghia not anything else.
  Topic: In need of a Bently Wiring Diagram for a 1974 Karmann Ghia
oddball383

Replies: 10
Views: 1833

PostForum: Ghia   Posted: Fri May 07, 2010 10:13 am   Subject: In need of a Bently Wiring Diagram for a 1974 Karmann Ghia
yeah i find those very difficult to understand expecially when i am going from a part and wiring from one car to another. Yes I mix and match everything looking for the best of it all. So only looking ...
  Topic: In need of a Bently Wiring Diagram for a 1974 Karmann Ghia
oddball383

Replies: 10
Views: 1833

PostForum: Ghia   Posted: Fri May 07, 2010 9:34 am   Subject: In need of a Bently Wiring Diagram for a 1974 Karmann Ghia
Looking for the bently wiring diagram for 1973-1974 Ghia.
If anyone has it or found it on the internet please give me the link to it. Or if you want you can scan me a copy and send it to me via email ...
  Topic: Fuel Injection To Carburation Questions
oddball383

Replies: 6
Views: 1501

PostForum: Ghia   Posted: Thu Mar 25, 2010 9:01 am   Subject: Fuel Injection To Carburation Questions
Well the diagrams that I have been looking at on THESAMBA here have multiple control modules for the motor I assumed it was for fuel injection. I got the motor running after hooking up a 12V ignition ...
  Topic: Fuel Injection To Carburation Questions
oddball383

Replies: 6
Views: 1501

PostForum: Ghia   Posted: Wed Mar 24, 2010 1:37 pm   Subject: Fuel Injection To Carburation Questions
I have a 74 Ghia Coupe. I dont have the fuely motor and am switching it to a carbed motor. Its a carbed single port with a generator on it. My question is how do i get it running and functioning prop ...
  Topic: Paint Removal on an AS41 block
oddball383

Replies: 7
Views: 1252

PostForum: Performance/Engines/Transmissions   Posted: Thu Feb 18, 2010 9:18 pm   Subject: Paint Removal on an AS41 block
where can you buy that aircraft striper
 
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