Monthly Archives: August 2013

A Lost Nut Causes Trouble

A few weeks back I posted about my chaotic experience of getting my speedometer cluster rebuilt. In the post I mentioned problems with my fuel gauge once I got it back. The solution was so silly and so simple. During … Continue reading

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A Crazy Front End Shake and Its Different Solutions

When I found my new mechanic he adjusted my points, timing, and did an overall tune up, but he also recommended somethings for me to do on my own. One thing was to swap to an electric ignition, but that … Continue reading

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Shocks are Easy

I shared with you awhile back my hunt for new shocks. I decided on Cofaps finally and I have been driving around on them for a little over a month. The change has been amazing. I never realized what a … Continue reading

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But I Want Stock Wheels

I really want to put stock wheels and hub caps back on my Little Bug, but I do not think that will be happening. I currently have some Porsche rims that my dad put on shortly before his death. At … Continue reading

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Oil Leak #2 – Fuel Flange Replacement

For the last few months, probably even longer, I have had a tiny, but persistent oil leak and for the longest time I was unable to locate the problem. With a little assistance I was able to locate two of … Continue reading

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