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by cruicky1968
Sun Jan 26, 2020 10:45 pm
Forum: West of Scotland VW Club Chat
Topic: How many of you have.......
Replies: 8
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Re: How many of you have.......

Hello my name is Colin & we have a 1971 type 2 aircooled vw called Gerty :cry: :D :cry:
by cruicky1968
Tue May 07, 2019 7:11 am
Forum: Sales, Wants, Swaps and Freebies
Topic: 1971 Type 2 Spares
Replies: 0
Views: 1518

1971 Type 2 Spares

I have the following spares available following my front beam change. 2 front hub spindles. 1 anti roll bar. Complete steering linkage from steering box to hubs. Some ball joints could do with new rubber boots. Can be collected from Coylton near Ayr or can be brought to the next club night. Offers p...
by cruicky1968
Mon May 06, 2019 10:53 pm
Forum: Restos & Repairs
Topic: 71 Type 2 Baywindow oil leak
Replies: 0
Views: 3713

71 Type 2 Baywindow oil leak

Following our run up to last Wednesday 's club night I discovered a major oil leak. Having had a look it seemed to be coming from the oil cooler seals. Being a 71 the engine has to come out to access the oil cooler. Once removed and cleaned down the oil leak/leaks are coming from the pushrod tubes. ...
by cruicky1968
Sun Apr 28, 2019 4:33 pm
Forum: West of Scotland VW Club Chat
Topic: Test Run
Replies: 0
Views: 3595

Test Run

Following a long hard winter front end resto I'm happy to report that "Gerty" covered over 500 miles over the Easter break & all seems well. A few wee niggles to iron out, gear selector isn't great following fitting a quick shift plate & I've found an oil leak that seems to be getting worse! Other t...