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  Topic: Official whine about Buses and parts for sale
pyrOman

Replies: 52642
Views: 5403555

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Tue Apr 06, 2021 9:39 am   Subject: Re: Official whine about Buses and parts for sale
'Rare Barn Find':

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/VW-CAMPER-1966/174719406175

https://i.ebayimg.com/images/g/6acAAOSwiUJgafwK/s-l1600.jpg

Doesn't look like the barn had a roof! Bargain at £5k ($7 ...
  Topic: There it goes, right down into the gas tank!
pyrOman

Replies: 33
Views: 924

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Tue Apr 06, 2021 9:36 am   Subject: Re: There it goes, right down into the gas tank!
Or... if you can’t fish it out, live with it until the next time the engine has to come out, then empty and pull the tank off. Confused


You know the engine WILL have to come out again at some point! :l ...
  Topic: Signwriting/logoed buses
pyrOman

Replies: 4674
Views: 788140

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Mon Apr 05, 2021 9:59 am   Subject: Re: Signwriting/logoed buses
https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/2165657.jpg

Kojak “Who loves you, baby!” Cool
  Topic: Bed bench Westfalia Baywindow in the Split
pyrOman

Replies: 4
Views: 288

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Sun Apr 04, 2021 8:16 am   Subject: Re: Bed bench WESTFALIA BAYWINDOW IN THE SPLIT
BTDT! There isn’t much difference. Hardly any modification will be required. We scored a “full width” bench/bed from a late Phatchick and installed it in a ‘59 panel. If you already have it, go ahead ...
  Topic: Signwriting/logoed buses
pyrOman

Replies: 4674
Views: 788140

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Wed Mar 31, 2021 6:52 pm   Subject: Re: Signwriting/logoed buses
some sort of pharmacy delivery service?
It makes your one pant leg grow.

Laughing
  Topic: "Voltswagen" of America??
pyrOman

Replies: 26
Views: 801

PostForum: General/Chat   Posted: Tue Mar 30, 2021 8:30 pm   Subject: Re: "Voltswagen" of America??
Rolling Eyes

Last new Vw I bought was an ‘87 Fox wagon. Weak assed plasticky piece of shit! Traded it within a year. Never looked back. Razz
  Topic: Stabil or Similar after long term storage
pyrOman

Replies: 7
Views: 243

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Sat Mar 27, 2021 7:50 am   Subject: Re: Stabil or Similar after long term storage
When coming across with that issue, as in working on a vehicle that sat for too long, I do drain out the old gas and use it as parts cleaner. Cool
  Topic: VW Trends is BACK!
pyrOman

Replies: 116
Views: 3169

PostForum: General/Chat   Posted: Thu Mar 25, 2021 4:51 pm   Subject: Re: VW Trends is BACK!
FWIW, I’ve been a subscriber to hotVWs since ‘87 and a lot of folks also hate it! Did subscribe to the VW Trends too. Haters are just going to hate for whatever reasons. I will check it out once it’s ...
  Topic: Vintage Splitty Photos
pyrOman

Replies: 5587
Views: 469646

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Tue Mar 16, 2021 9:07 pm   Subject: Re: Vintage Splitty Photos
I spy
https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/2158773.jpg

They are putting a dent on that fender! My skinny assed self done that by just leaning on it! Rolling Eyes
  Topic: Official whine about Buses and parts for sale
pyrOman

Replies: 52642
Views: 5403555

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Sat Mar 13, 2021 8:50 am   Subject: Re: Official whine about Buses and parts for sale
I replaced mine with an earlier one also. Could not pass on the deal at the Prado show, $500 funky green with the buckets! Cool
  Topic: What is this rear seat hinge?
pyrOman

Replies: 4
Views: 240

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Wed Mar 03, 2021 8:37 pm   Subject: Re: What is this rear seat hinge?
Westfalia hinge, rusty assed and missing/broken off hardware. Cool
  Topic: Official whine about Buses and parts for sale
pyrOman

Replies: 52642
Views: 5403555

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Tue Mar 02, 2021 11:42 am   Subject: Re: Official whine about Buses and parts for sale
https://www.thesamba.com/vw/classifieds/pix/9091994.jpg

The pattern on that floor looks more like an American truck bed. Brazilian maybe? Confused
  Topic: '60 Kombi
pyrOman

Replies: 59
Views: 2080

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Fri Feb 26, 2021 7:58 am   Subject: Re: '60 Kombi
Buffing vs “protecting”... Confused

If you keep the bus long term you’ll find out that the old ass baked paint WILL go away anyway. My previous bus had similar paint when I got it back in ‘87. Never bu ...
  Topic: How rusty is too rusty
pyrOman

Replies: 9
Views: 401

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Thu Feb 25, 2021 8:33 am   Subject: Re: How rusty is too rusty
Business, hobby, therapy... Think

Everything is worth as much as what you think it is to you. Now being retired and this past year having done just about everything I had going in the Garaj Mahal, I ...
  Topic: Tachometer?
pyrOman

Replies: 20
Views: 1625

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Mon Feb 15, 2021 9:37 am   Subject: Re: Tachometer?
I’d make sure that the gauges are sealed very good. The very fine dust off the roadway can and does get inside them, you’ll eventually see it inside the glass. Not to mention it also eventually will s ...
  Topic: Tachometer?
pyrOman

Replies: 20
Views: 1625

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Mon Feb 15, 2021 6:30 am   Subject: Re: Tachometer?
Three new gauges went into the '64 camper this past week. I would not have cut the holes in, but a PO had already cut holes for a tach and another gauge into the upper middle space. Those gauges look ...
  Topic: Official whine about Buses and parts for sale
pyrOman

Replies: 52642
Views: 5403555

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Thu Feb 11, 2021 9:11 am   Subject: Re: Official whine about Buses and parts for sale
In either case you’d have to drill another hole on your bus for it. I didn’t want to do that, not to mention the highly priced wiper adapters to “easily” reset them for use. I just screw them down wit ...
  Topic: Signwriting/logoed buses
pyrOman

Replies: 4674
Views: 788140

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Tue Feb 09, 2021 8:00 pm   Subject: Re: Signwriting/logoed buses
https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/2146573.jpg

didn't Ronnie own this bus last I heard?

He owned it in that photo but I believe it was sold after a while

I remember looking through them ...
  Topic: Weak taillight blinkers
pyrOman

Replies: 26
Views: 462

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Fri Feb 05, 2021 10:41 am   Subject: Re: Weak taillight blinkers

You need to use the relay b/c of LED reacts differently than incandesent.

FWIT, I had changed the little generator light in the speedo to an LED one for better brightness which worked great... u ...
  Topic: Official whine about Buses and parts for sale
pyrOman

Replies: 52642
Views: 5403555

PostForum: Split Bus   Posted: Thu Jan 28, 2021 4:25 pm   Subject: Re: Official whine about Buses and parts for sale
I have gold then! Razz

Ventilated bug apron: $287. Don’t low ball me, I know what I have! Evil or Very Mad


https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/2142007.jpg


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