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  1. syncro liked Mordred's post in the thread Adjusting the rear suspension on my 75 bay..

    The Bentley Manual has the details but count your splines at either end as at least in my case they are different to what is specified....

    Oct 19, 2019 at 1:40 PM
  2. syncro replied to the thread Australian Bush.

    We have hundreds where I live. Unfortunately irresponsible people have cats. 30 become 29 then 28 then 27 etc. When is the government going...

    Oct 19, 2019 at 6:27 AM
  3. syncro liked Grantus's post in the thread What did you do to your Non-Kombi VW or other car today?.

    Just buy the whole vehicle, keep the blinkers, and do your usual, with the rest of it.......:D

    Oct 17, 2019 at 6:20 PM
  4. syncro replied to the thread What did you do to your Non-Kombi VW or other car today?.

    They're standard in South Africa.;)

    Oct 17, 2019 at 6:12 PM
  5. syncro attached a file to the thread What did you do to your Non-Kombi VW or other car today?.

    Hung some more artwork in the garage today. [ATTACH]

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  6. syncro liked Syncro27's post in the thread 2.1 Intermittent start problem.

    My vote would be the hall sender. It will create the symptoms you are experiencing when they are slowly failing - then they just fail...

    Oct 17, 2019 at 5:59 AM
  7. syncro replied to the thread 2019 German Auto Day Canberra.

    My parents were very poor and when they gave me the extra "l" they couldn't afford to buy another consonant for my surname.

    Oct 16, 2019 at 5:41 PM
  8. syncro replied to the thread 2.1 Intermittent start problem.

    Just test them on the lead. I think they unscrew.

    Oct 16, 2019 at 3:53 PM
  9. syncro replied to the thread 2.1 Intermittent start problem.

    From previous similar problems on the forum I'd bet on the Hall sensor. VW leads don't fail, only the resistor ends. Check it with an...

    Oct 16, 2019 at 3:08 PM
  10. syncro replied to the thread 2.1 Intermittent start problem.

    Sounds like you know what you are doing. VW coils are very rare to fail. The only problem I have ever seen is a high tension insulation...

    Oct 16, 2019 at 2:34 PM
  11. syncro replied to the thread No spark from coil ?.

    It performs very well.;)

    Oct 16, 2019 at 2:31 PM
  12. syncro replied to the thread No spark from coil ?.

    Really? 45 years in the trade and have worked with many thousands of SPST contactors. I think that the VW design engineers knew what they...

    Oct 15, 2019 at 7:11 PM
  13. syncro replied to the thread Glue down or screw down poptop base.

    Maybe take photos during the build. Inspection by an engineer is expensive and it would only be valid in NSW.

    Oct 15, 2019 at 7:05 PM
  14. syncro liked tintop's post in the thread Glue down or screw down poptop base.

    Yeah, it's NSW light vehicle modifications regulations. However, its easier to get a certificate when the job is being done - bits that...

    Oct 15, 2019 at 7:02 PM