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  Topic: final drive selection for 4 speed 2276
RailBoy

Replies: 4
Views: 225

PostForum: Performance/Engines/Transmissions   Posted: Tue Mar 24, 2020 3:01 pm   Subject: Re: final drive selection for 4 speed 2276
Key Question is were are you going to be running it, and speed limit of local highways vs. driving techniques and terrain all vs. over-heating?...

Have good brakes and if so like to see what you ha ...
  Topic: Seriously, what kind of RPMs can a Stroker Sustain?
RailBoy

Replies: 27
Views: 1341

PostForum: Performance/Engines/Transmissions   Posted: Sat Mar 07, 2020 11:26 am   Subject: Re: Seriously, what kind of RPMs can a Stroker Sustain?
On mine since I am a budget guy at this and done lots to the car already, the plan for my engine was and is to get around 80,000-100,000 miles out of her. This is with the periodic valve jobs of cour ...
  Topic: Just got back from my test drive.
RailBoy

Replies: 21
Views: 704

PostForum: Beetle - Late Model/Super - 1968-up   Posted: Sat Dec 14, 2019 4:08 pm   Subject: Re: Just got back from my test drive.
Get with Toplineparts.com and they will set you up with bolt on set-up.. Lots of new stuff as well... Very reasonable and quality... Front and Rear..


https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/ ...
  Topic: Who drove their bug today?
RailBoy

Replies: 1016
Views: 65890

PostForum: Beetle - Late Model/Super - 1968-up   Posted: Sun Sep 22, 2019 6:23 am   Subject: Re: Who drove their bug today?
Hello and good morning...

Yep, took my Super German Looker as I call it for a drive around town just running errons and man what a car. The 2180 that is a mild build is still doing its thing, runn ...
  Topic: Super beetle German style wheels
RailBoy

Replies: 7
Views: 480

PostForum: Beetle - Late Model/Super - 1968-up   Posted: Sun Sep 15, 2019 12:16 am   Subject: Re: Super beetle German style wheels
Hello... Talk about German Looker Style Looking Wheels, gotcha...

I am going to say this, I have forgotten more info and links to German Looker Wheels than I have boob marked links,lol..

Yea, I ...
  Topic: Performance pics! Let's see them
RailBoy

Replies: 47
Views: 4896

PostForum: Performance/Engines/Transmissions   Posted: Sat Sep 07, 2019 5:54 pm   Subject: Re: Performance pics! Let's see them
Title says to post a Performance Shot or Two.. Well, like many people on here are proud to finally be able to have a Stroker, I like to share my Version of a German Retro Looker... And yes, photos ...
  Topic: Vw 1303-S from Ecuador
RailBoy

Replies: 15
Views: 552

PostForum: Beetle - Late Model/Super - 1968-up   Posted: Sat Aug 03, 2019 4:34 pm   Subject: Re: Vw 1303-S from Ecuador
The only thing I see that needs upgrading is to a Berg Trans Mid Mount plus go from the stock Rear Transaxle Mounts to earlier for the later I think 73's and up are way to more forgiving....

I did ...
  Topic: Topline Struts buying guide.
RailBoy

Replies: 13
Views: 416

PostForum: Beetle - Late Model/Super - 1968-up   Posted: Tue Jul 30, 2019 3:50 pm   Subject: Re: Topline Struts buying guide.
Have to say a few things on Topline, First of all Topline Jon as you will find there knows his stuff...

He gives options and asks questions to fix your need. I run Topline stuff on my Super as w ...
  Topic: Who drove their bug today?
RailBoy

Replies: 1016
Views: 65890

PostForum: Beetle - Late Model/Super - 1968-up   Posted: Sun Jul 14, 2019 3:44 pm   Subject: Re: Who drove their bug today?
Yep, last weekend did 270 miles, mostly back roads with one 60 mph zoned highway about 15 miles both ways and this weekend same trip and plan at least 200 miles, yet the weekend is going on... 2+ lite ...
  Topic: Topline Versa Strut Question
RailBoy

Replies: 10
Views: 410

PostForum: Beetle - Late Model/Super - 1968-up   Posted: Sun Jun 09, 2019 9:03 pm   Subject: Re: Topline Versa Strut Question
Yep Roof, I am running a Strut Bar.. Not sure what make and model, could be a Topline but have seen different mounting plates at the Store Bearing for like Epilog said, there are a few vendors that s ...
 
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