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  Topic: 66 Squareback, "Rusty" :)
one4house

Replies: 83
Views: 17168

PostForum: Type 3   Posted: Sat Dec 31, 2016 8:20 am   Subject: Re: 66 Squareback, "Rusty" :)
Another project moved onto its new owner. It was a fun ride. I will miss it, but I don't let old cars sit. This one was sitting.

onto the next one.......
  Topic: LED Headlights
one4house

Replies: 15
Views: 1694

PostForum: Type 3   Posted: Wed Dec 28, 2016 5:41 am   Subject: Re: LED Headlights
I have these in my squareback. They made a world of difference.

http://www.thesamba.com/vw/forum/viewtopic.php?t=638779&postdays=0&postorder=asc&start=0

https://vintagecarleds.com/
  Topic: 66 Squareback, "Rusty" :)
one4house

Replies: 83
Views: 17168

PostForum: Type 3   Posted: Wed Dec 28, 2016 5:36 am   Subject: Re: 66 Squareback, "Rusty" :)
What alternator conversion is that?

It is a modified version of this.....

http://www.aircoolednut.com/erkson/ttt/engine/gen2alt.htm

I have since done the wiring a little differently. All in a ...
  Topic: 66 Squareback, "Rusty" :)
one4house

Replies: 83
Views: 17168

PostForum: Type 3   Posted: Tue Dec 27, 2016 8:49 pm   Subject: Re: 66 Squareback, "Rusty" :)
What fuse box is that? Looks clean and hardly can tell it's aftermarket once mounted.

https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B0046XIU2M/ref=oh_aui_detailpage_o05_s00?ie=UTF8&psc=1

Link above. It ...
  Topic: Alternator Conversion, My Stab at it
one4house

Replies: 7
Views: 2431

PostForum: Type 3   Posted: Mon Nov 07, 2016 3:55 pm   Subject: Re: Alternator Conversion, My Stab at it
Cool! Thanks!

That fuse block conversion is something else I need to do.

I debated it for a bit, but I got tired of loose fuses. It makes a world of difference.
  Topic: Alternator Conversion, My Stab at it
one4house

Replies: 7
Views: 2431

PostForum: Type 3   Posted: Mon Nov 07, 2016 3:18 pm   Subject: Re: Alternator Conversion, My Stab at it
So how did your conversion go? Any problems? Any issues with the alt pulley?
This is something I intend to do over the next few months.
All tips, warnings, advice appreciated.

http://www.thesam ...
  Topic: My Ruby Red '65...the one that started it all.
one4house

Replies: 186
Views: 35082

PostForum: Beetle - 1958-1967   Posted: Fri Jul 15, 2016 1:57 pm   Subject: Re: My Ruby Red '65...the one that started it all.
I like this car. Very Happy

Thank you. Now if I could just get to work on it.........

Edit: this isn't my thread!!!!!! I need to be off work and holding an adult refreshment. Carry on.
  Topic: 12V flywheel on 6V motor?
one4house

Replies: 4
Views: 550

PostForum: Type 3   Posted: Mon Jun 20, 2016 3:33 am   Subject: Re: 12V flywheel on 6V motor?
Along with all the other info, don't forget that a 12v flywheel is larger than a 6v flywheel. If you are running a 6v trans, you will have to clearance the trans to make it fit. You will also have to ...
  Topic: A trio of Questions
one4house

Replies: 10
Views: 595

PostForum: Type 3   Posted: Sun May 15, 2016 11:54 am   Subject: Re: A trio of Questions
Took the rattly arms off today and got rid of the metallic clunk when driving over bumps. It also cured an annoying squeak that I have been chasing since I purchased the car. Two for one.

Driving i ...
  Topic: A trio of Questions
one4house

Replies: 10
Views: 595

PostForum: Type 3   Posted: Sat May 14, 2016 9:29 pm   Subject: Re: A trio of Questions
Just had the time to look on isp for a rebuild kit. Only $45, but I can't tell if it had the bushing that is crap on mine?

http://www.vwispwest.com/111598001.html
  Topic: A trio of Questions
one4house

Replies: 10
Views: 595

PostForum: Type 3   Posted: Sat May 14, 2016 9:25 pm   Subject: Re: A trio of Questions
Z bar for sure Raymond!
Yup, Z bar, and it's missing multiple pieces of rubber parts for it. I believe ISP has the parts to rebuild them. Quite a few people just remove the Z bar set up altogether, a ...
  Topic: A trio of Questions
one4house

Replies: 10
Views: 595

PostForum: Type 3   Posted: Sat May 14, 2016 6:33 am   Subject: A trio of Questions
#1 What is the thread pitch of the little screw that holds the condenser to the side of an 009? My Square had been converted to an 009 with electronics inside. They gave up last night, so I put points ...
  Topic: Routing for an Auto with Carbs and EFI Dist
one4house

Replies: 18
Views: 2260

PostForum: Type 3   Posted: Wed May 04, 2016 4:18 am   Subject: Re: Routing for an Auto with Carbs and EFI Dist
Here is a look at what I did on a 70 I owned in the past with Dell 36's.

http://one4house.com/images/manifold1.jpg

http://www.thesamba.com/vw/forum/viewtopic.php?t=574218&postdays=0&post ...
  Topic: Emergency flashers not working.
one4house

Replies: 8
Views: 400

PostForum: Type 3   Posted: Tue Apr 26, 2016 3:32 am   Subject: Re: Emergency flashers not working.
Or, for a lot less money, you can make your own.

www.type2.com/library/electris/vw-9prong.html

Thanks for the link. I dont know if I could tackle that though, it looks like Greek to me.

Exac ...
  Topic: Emergency flashers not working.
one4house

Replies: 8
Views: 400

PostForum: Type 3   Posted: Mon Apr 25, 2016 8:18 pm   Subject: Re: Emergency flashers not working.
Or, for a lot less money, you can make your own.

www.type2.com/library/electris/vw-9prong.html
  Topic: 66 Squareback, "Rusty" :)
one4house

Replies: 83
Views: 17168

PostForum: Type 3   Posted: Wed Apr 20, 2016 7:08 pm   Subject: Re: 66 Squareback, "Rusty" :)
https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/1494821.jpg

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Another project off the list thanks to.........

http://www.aircoolednut.com/erkson/ttt/engi ...
  Topic: Top Headlight Adjuster, Gone Daddy Gone
one4house

Replies: 7
Views: 600

PostForum: Type 3   Posted: Tue Apr 19, 2016 8:06 am   Subject: Re: Top Headlight Adjuster, Gone Daddy Gone
I might have a few plastic headlight adjuster blocks laying around if you need one.

I appreciate the offer. I am all good now.
  Topic: LED Blinker Question
one4house

Replies: 8
Views: 1001

PostForum: Type 3   Posted: Sun Apr 17, 2016 12:05 pm   Subject: Re: LED Blinker Question
For future reference, all you have to do is splice the load resistor into the hot wire and body ground the other end. The resistance it adds slows the blinker. If you want it stock blinking rate, yo ...
  Topic: LED Blinker Question
one4house

Replies: 8
Views: 1001

PostForum: Type 3   Posted: Sun Apr 17, 2016 8:23 am   Subject: Re: LED Blinker Question
LED flasher relay.



Thanks. That's a lot like what I linked in the original post. Now, how do I wire it?
  Topic: LED Blinker Question
one4house

Replies: 8
Views: 1001

PostForum: Type 3   Posted: Sun Apr 17, 2016 7:44 am   Subject: Re: LED Blinker Question
There is a 'no load ' flasher available from Ron Francis wiring.

I appreciate the input. There are plenty of no-load flasher relays out there, but I lack the knowledge of how to either

a) add ...
 
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