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  Topic: Weird contraption on generator

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PostForum: Beetle - Split-Window/1938-53 VWs   Posted: Mon Apr 27, 2020 5:17 pm   Subject: Re: Weird contraption on generator
It reminds me of a speed governor. It looks like the weights were removed. As the speed would increase, the bar in the center would slide away from the generator, towards the spring from centrifugal ...
  Topic: Engine case missing stud

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PostForum: Beetle - 1958-1967   Posted: Sun Nov 17, 2019 12:58 pm   Subject: Re: Engine case missing stud
I had a 1600 case where these threads stripped out, it was 1976 and my father suggested that I tap it for 5/16". I did and installed a 5/16" stud and it worked well.
  Topic: powerhaus - [email protected]

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PostForum: Buyer and Seller Feedback   Posted: Tue Sep 03, 2019 5:50 pm   Subject: Clutch kit purchase
I bought an early 200 mm clutch kit last week. Jerry was very knowledgeable and courteous. A few days later I have the kit and I am very pleased with the purchase. Powerhaus will be my first place ...
  Topic: Push Start Stories

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Views: 27568

PostForum: Stories   Posted: Sat Aug 18, 2018 6:52 pm   Subject: Re: Push Start Stories
I had a 1970 Beetle in 1976, battery was weak and I stopped to get gas. It decided not to start, no problem, key on, shifter in second gear, open door, jump out and push. Starts in 10 feet, but I st ...
  Topic: Official whine about Beetles and parts for sale topic

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PostForum: Beetle - 1958-1967   Posted: Tue May 22, 2018 6:39 pm   Subject: Re: Official whine about Beetles and parts for sale topic
This ebay ad is just wrong in so many respects, for starters, a 1961 Classic Wolfsburg edition??

https://www.ebay.com/itm/1961-Volkswagen-Beetle-Classic-Wolfsburg-Edition/132632485267?hash=item1ee1 ...
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