Good job, well repaired which will provide another lifetime of kombi fun.
A great looking bus, both the interior and exterior look amazing!!
we have found the answer to this problem to be colourful, either red or white.
The consumption of vino seems to do the trick for me. Doesn't really...
Yep, that sounds about right, the timing point was unsteady.
Not sure if it is original to the van, but lots of modifications and short cuts made...
Didn't check vertical, but certainly side to side.
hi Kombi gurus,
As per above, a distributor question, should the distributor shaft have any play in it?
I have a 1974 Kombi, 1800cc twin carb, all...
The Nimbin park up before the parade.
Again, shot on my phone, so apologies for the quality.
Short video, the Lismore stop on the way to Nimbin.
Apologies for the quality, shot on my phone.
I had a similar issue on my '74 kombi, been putting off new rear drums, but made the investment and the handbrake now works a treat!
The old drums...
Will be there, all being well with the Kombi gods!
We stayed on the airstrip at Old Bar last year, booked through Lanis Caravan Park, just a short walk to all of the park facilities, it's just across...
Had the same thing happen on my Kombi a couple of years ago, took the metal tube that came out and did a very small amount of knurling on a lathe,...
G'day Brian, yep coming up to 10 years of ownership.
Big day tomorrow, the mighty bombers v the pies!
Almost the most important game of the year!...
Great thread and fantastic workmanship! Plus it did fill an hour today at work on a quiet Tuesday after Easter.
Oue school motto was "VINCIT QUI SE VINCIT"
Loose translation 'He who conquers himself, conquers all'
Also a little relevant. Good luck with your...
Good job so far!
Also check where the bulb is seated for corrosion, maybe give it a clean.
Also the earth on the side that is not working.
You may be right, the previous owner was a bit of a rough diamond
Cheers Brian, you will notice that it shot in sillouette, just to hide the poor paint, scratches, rust, dirt and dents!
Nice evening to drive to the Sawtell beach for a couple of frothies and take away fish & chips.
Will have a crack at it, nothing to lose!
I have thought of a way to brace what is left, this will allow me to drive carefully until a permenant fix...
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