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  Topic: Vintage speed?
RareAir

Replies: 25
Views: 4967

PostForum: Vintage Speed   Posted: Mon Sep 22, 2014 5:34 pm   Subject: Vintage speed?
You can do several things.

Box trailing arms.

https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/496498.jpg


What does this modification accomplish?
  Topic: Vintage speed?
gimmesomeshelter

Replies: 25
Views: 4967

PostForum: Vintage Speed   Posted: Mon Sep 15, 2014 9:25 pm   Subject: Vintage speed?
You can do several things.

Install PORSCHE 356 brakes.

Box trailing arms.

Add 356 sway bar.

https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/496498.jpg

Add camber compensator.

De-camber rea ...
  Topic: Sway Bars
gimmesomeshelter

Replies: 2
Views: 864

PostForum: Beetle - Oval-Window - 1953-57   Posted: Sun Jan 19, 2014 12:02 pm   Subject: Sway Bars
I spent a small fortune finding the right sway bar. I tried the typical aftermarket VW sway bars, but they didn't help very much. I then had my machinist modify the beam/trailing arms to take a Porsc ...
  Topic: Weltmeister sway bar
gimmesomeshelter

Replies: 8
Views: 2498

PostForum: Porsche - 356   Posted: Mon Feb 09, 2009 5:41 pm   Subject: Weltmeister sway bar
Hello-

Mine is installed on a modified VW front end, but the mounting is the same.

https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/496498.jpg

BTW, I had problems with my order as well. FedEx damaged ...
  Topic: First professional alignment
gimmesomeshelter

Replies: 20
Views: 5280

PostForum: Beetle - 1958-1967   Posted: Wed Dec 03, 2008 10:44 pm   Subject: First professional alignment
Hello-

I paid for my first professional alignment yesterday. The good news is that my car corners better than it ever has. Very Happy The bad news is that I feel every bump, I have a lot of bump steer, ...
 
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