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  Topic: no brake pedal
toddsyn

Replies: 25
Views: 641

PostForum: Beetle - Late Model/Super - 1968-up   Posted: Sun Apr 08, 2018 10:27 pm   Subject: Re: no brake pedal
79 super beetle vert. have not been able to work on Victor for a few days. I call him Victor cuz he is a Frankenstein. I have a new master cylinder but its Chinese shit so I don't want to install i ...
  Topic: no brake pedal
toddsyn

Replies: 25
Views: 641

PostForum: Beetle - Late Model/Super - 1968-up   Posted: Thu Apr 05, 2018 9:24 pm   Subject: Re: no brake pedal
yes when I pump it quickly it will build a little pressure for a few seconds.
  Topic: no brake pedal
toddsyn

Replies: 25
Views: 641

PostForum: Beetle - Late Model/Super - 1968-up   Posted: Thu Apr 05, 2018 2:57 pm   Subject: Re: no brake pedal
thank you guys as you can probably tell I'm a novice at this. I will tighten the shoes and yes the push rod is seated correctly. I didn't touch the master cylinder but when my friend was pumping the ...
  Topic: no brake pedal
toddsyn

Replies: 25
Views: 641

PostForum: Beetle - Late Model/Super - 1968-up   Posted: Thu Apr 05, 2018 11:53 am   Subject: no brake pedal
I have recently replaced the shoes, wheel cylinders and hoses. I am bleeding the brakes and I cant get any pedal. I have researched this on this websight already however I cant get any pedal. it go ...
  Topic: rear wheel seal on 1979 superbeetle
toddsyn

Replies: 0
Views: 63

PostForum: Beetle - Late Model/Super - 1968-up   Posted: Thu Mar 08, 2018 4:15 pm   Subject: rear wheel seal on 1979 superbeetle
I am now on my third seal trying to install it. is there any pictures or step by step instructions on how to do this? it is the one by the four bolt seal cap. I maybe overtightening them. any hel ...
  Topic: rear seal on 79 super
toddsyn

Replies: 7
Views: 220

PostForum: Beetle - Late Model/Super - 1968-up   Posted: Wed Feb 14, 2018 10:08 am   Subject: Re: rear seal on 79 super
Easiest way to r move seal is to came in behind it and tap it out with a screw driver? Canít pull it out the front as it is stuck in.
  Topic: rear seal on 79 super
toddsyn

Replies: 7
Views: 220

PostForum: Beetle - Late Model/Super - 1968-up   Posted: Wed Feb 14, 2018 6:25 am   Subject: Re: rear seal on 79 super
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  Topic: rear seal on 79 super
toddsyn

Replies: 7
Views: 220

PostForum: Beetle - Late Model/Super - 1968-up   Posted: Wed Feb 14, 2018 5:57 am   Subject: Re: rear seal on 79 super
must be the oring but I thought they were rubber not metal.
  Topic: rear seal on 79 super
toddsyn

Replies: 7
Views: 220

PostForum: Beetle - Late Model/Super - 1968-up   Posted: Wed Feb 14, 2018 5:44 am   Subject: rear seal on 79 super
I have a round thin spring left over when reinstalling the bearing cover on the back of my bug. I was curious as to where it goes? does it fit inside the seal itself? its a little too big to fit ins ...
  Topic: turn signal
toddsyn

Replies: 11
Views: 416

PostForum: Beetle - Late Model/Super - 1968-up   Posted: Tue Jan 09, 2018 12:35 pm   Subject: Re: turn signal
thank you again for all of your reply's. I was looking at a torpedo/watermelon light that sticks out about 3 inches from the fender. it's a round conical led light that is amber. it has 3 inputs al ...
  Topic: turn signal
toddsyn

Replies: 11
Views: 416

PostForum: Beetle - Late Model/Super - 1968-up   Posted: Sat Jan 06, 2018 9:36 pm   Subject: Re: turn signal
Thank you for the reply's. what do people suggest for this? I like the rossi lights but they are for early models. an all in one would be perfect.
  Topic: turn signal
toddsyn

Replies: 11
Views: 416

PostForum: Beetle - Late Model/Super - 1968-up   Posted: Sat Jan 06, 2018 2:59 pm   Subject: turn signal
I have a 79 super vert and a wanting to get rid of the turn lights on the fenders. My question is if I get LED turn signal lights to put by the headlights do I need to change anything ese as far as w ...
  Topic: short shifter compatability
toddsyn

Replies: 3
Views: 190

PostForum: Beetle - Late Model/Super - 1968-up   Posted: Tue Jan 02, 2018 12:36 pm   Subject: Re: short shifter compatability
Thanks for the reply Ashman. I appreciate it. I found a shortened lever that fits the newer shifters and I may go with that. From So Cal Imports and is about an inch and three quarters shorter than ...
  Topic: short shifter compatability
toddsyn

Replies: 3
Views: 190

PostForum: Beetle - Late Model/Super - 1968-up   Posted: Tue Jan 02, 2018 10:42 am   Subject: short shifter compatability
I have a 79 super vert and was wondering if I could use an early shifter that is 10 inches long and angled as I do not like the empi trigger shifter that was installed when I bought it. I would also ...
  Topic: unmatched heads
toddsyn

Replies: 2
Views: 122

PostForum: Beetle - Late Model/Super - 1968-up   Posted: Sun Dec 17, 2017 9:37 pm   Subject: unmatched heads
I got my bill back from my mechanic and he did some engine work for me and on the bill it states unmatched heads. stock dual port heads. what would this mean? also he did a compression test and all ...
  Topic: shift plate question
toddsyn

Replies: 1
Views: 144

PostForum: Beetle - Late Model/Super - 1968-up   Posted: Fri Dec 01, 2017 6:52 am   Subject: shift plate question
I am replacing the shift rod bushing (which was non existent) and coupler on my 79 super. My question is my shift plate is flat with no "ramp" on it. It has an empi shifter with the trigge ...
  Topic: window rattle
toddsyn

Replies: 1
Views: 154

PostForum: Beetle - Late Model/Super - 1968-up   Posted: Wed Nov 29, 2017 2:09 am   Subject: window rattle
I am new to this forum and have found it invaluable for knowledge. thank you for taking time to answer novice questions like this one I have. I have a 79 vert super beetle and the drivers side windo ...
  Topic: Front seat issues
toddsyn

Replies: 7
Views: 280

PostForum: Beetle - Late Model/Super - 1968-up   Posted: Sat Sep 30, 2017 2:35 am   Subject: Re: Front seat issues
Anyone else have an idea? I don't seem to have the adjuster to move the pin out of the middle track
  Topic: Front seat issues
toddsyn

Replies: 7
Views: 280

PostForum: Beetle - Late Model/Super - 1968-up   Posted: Thu Sep 28, 2017 9:28 pm   Subject: Re: Front seat issues
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  Topic: Front seat issues
toddsyn

Replies: 7
Views: 280

PostForum: Beetle - Late Model/Super - 1968-up   Posted: Thu Sep 28, 2017 8:36 pm   Subject: Re: Front seat issues
Hi Mike I live in Fremont, where are you located? I will take some photos and post them. Thanks
 
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