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  Topic: Fan shroud flaps
Glenn

Replies: 48
Views: 2564

PostForum: Kit Car/Fiberglass Buggy/356 Replica   Posted: Tue Oct 17, 2017 10:40 am   Subject: Re: Fan shroud flaps
Guys, To those of us who have not taken the engine apart—how do you tell if you have the system, or not? (looking from the outside of an intact engine) Thanks.

Jim

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  Topic: Engine very hot! Need advise
Glenn

Replies: 11
Views: 1030

PostForum: Beetle - Late Model/Super - 1968-up   Posted: Sat Jul 13, 2013 11:19 am   Subject: Engine very hot! Need advise
i figured i had to remove some tin to get back there, thank you.
Any word on that Box that expands on the bottom of the car? i think it's located on the right side by the push rod tubes. not sure... ...
  Topic: Stock 1600 DP rebuild, step by step
Glenn73

Replies: 164
Views: 313643

PostForum: Beetle - Late Model/Super - 1968-up   Posted: Mon Oct 22, 2012 8:07 pm   Subject: Stock 1600 DP rebuild, step by step
Did you test your thermostat before installation?
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It should be collapsed like this.
Yours looks like it is fully expanded at room temp.
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  Topic: Engine Teardown (fan housing)
Glenn

Replies: 7
Views: 763

PostForum: Performance/Engines/Transmissions   Posted: Tue Jan 31, 2012 7:09 pm   Subject: Engine Teardown (fan housing)
It's the thermostat rod.

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  Topic: Am I missing the Bellows Thermostat?
Glenn

Replies: 13
Views: 3817

PostForum: Beetle - Late Model/Super - 1968-up   Posted: Sat Jan 08, 2011 2:50 pm   Subject: Am I missing the Bellows Thermostat?
Looks like it's missing.

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BTW... you should come to the DasVolks meeting this Wednesday in Farmingdale.

Also you should reduce the size ...
  Topic: Whipped Cream in my oil - WTF? (with pictures and video...)
Glenn

Replies: 33
Views: 8910

PostForum: Beetle - 1958-1967   Posted: Sun Jan 03, 2010 6:46 pm   Subject: Whipped Cream in my oil - WTF? (with pictures and video...)
The thermostat is located under the 1-2 cylinders (right side).
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A rod connect to the right side flaps in the fan shroud. There's a flat bar that ...
  Topic: I need thermostat mounting bracket help
Glenn

Replies: 10
Views: 1113

PostForum: Beetle - Late Model/Super - 1968-up   Posted: Mon Dec 21, 2009 6:54 pm   Subject: I need thermostat mounting bracket help
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  Topic: Removing Alternator
Glenn

Replies: 11
Views: 931

PostForum: Beetle - Late Model/Super - 1968-up   Posted: Sun Nov 22, 2009 5:25 pm   Subject: Removing Alternator
It's between #1 and #2.
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  Topic: Need pics of where the thermostat is on my 1600dp
Glenn

Replies: 6
Views: 770

PostForum: Beetle - Late Model/Super - 1968-up   Posted: Sat Aug 01, 2009 9:55 am   Subject: Need pics of where the thermostat is on my 1600dp
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  Topic: Where is the thermostat
Glenn

Replies: 1
Views: 518

PostForum: Bay Window Bus   Posted: Sun Jan 11, 2009 4:13 pm   Subject: Where is the thermostat
Under cylinders 1 + 2.
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  Topic: Thermostat?
Glenn

Replies: 33
Views: 3601

PostForum: Beetle - Late Model/Super - 1968-up   Posted: Fri Aug 01, 2008 5:12 am   Subject: Thermostat?
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  Topic: thermostat?
Glenn

Replies: 11
Views: 1313

PostForum: Beetle - 1958-1967   Posted: Wed Jan 30, 2008 8:56 pm   Subject: thermostat?
It's under the 1/2 cylinders.
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You can test it with a hair dryer.
  Topic: Thermostat Mystery
Glenn

Replies: 8
Views: 827

PostForum: Beetle - Late Model/Super - 1968-up   Posted: Wed Oct 10, 2007 7:55 pm   Subject: Thermostat Mystery
Here's a good one.
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  Topic: Should this have a thermostat?
Glenn

Replies: 18
Views: 2340

PostForum: Performance/Engines/Transmissions   Posted: Wed Sep 26, 2007 7:57 pm   Subject: Should this have a thermostat?
It should.

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  Topic: Thermostat?????
Glenn

Replies: 3
Views: 754

PostForum: Beetle - Late Model/Super - 1968-up   Posted: Mon Sep 24, 2007 3:05 pm   Subject: Thermostat?????
This is what you should see.
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If there is no thermostat then make sure the flaps are locked open... if they are still there.
  Topic: Installing an Amp
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Replies: 45
Views: 3622

PostForum: Ghia   Posted: Wed Jan 17, 2007 8:13 pm   Subject: Installing an Amp

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The thermostat is located above the black tin piece in the top of this photo

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  Topic: anyone have pics of a thermostat on an engine?
Matt Wilson

Replies: 2
Views: 766

PostForum: Performance/Engines/Transmissions   Posted: Tue Jan 02, 2007 9:49 pm   Subject: anyone have pics of a thermostat on an engine?
won't clear? the bracket is on the side of the oil sump in the hot air stream, right below the pushrod tubes. Hmm I would also like to see why this wouldn't clear....


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  Topic: I have some questions.
Glenn

Replies: 34
Views: 2547

PostForum: Beetle - Late Model/Super - 1968-up   Posted: Sun Dec 31, 2006 3:49 pm   Subject: I have some questions.
The flaps are inside the fan shroud at the base. You can reach in front of the shroud and see if you can feel the linkage that connect the two sets of flaps. If they are not there you have to remove t ...
  Topic: Thermostat
Glenn

Replies: 46
Views: 5326

PostForum: Beetle - Late Model/Super - 1968-up   Posted: Fri Nov 10, 2006 10:43 am   Subject: Thermostat
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