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by crazyhorse
16 Dec 2020, 22:05
Forum: Bodywork, Seats & Glass
Topic: Sliding door advice... drooping
Replies: 8
Views: 308

Re: Sliding door advice... drooping

tobydog wrote: 16 Dec 2020, 14:21 mindfield

Have to remember that, goes with rocket-surgery 8)

Autocorrect.... followed by lack of proof reading ha
by crazyhorse
16 Dec 2020, 20:26
Forum: Bodywork, Seats & Glass
Topic: Sliding door advice... drooping
Replies: 8
Views: 308

Re: Sliding door advice... drooping

check the middle hinge the bearing or the wheel could have worn causing the drop, other wise, theres 4 10 bolts at the back edge of the door, undo them lift the door and re tighten them to lift the door, you may need to pull the sliding door rail cover off and have an assistant help with the door  ...
by crazyhorse
16 Dec 2020, 10:01
Forum: Bodywork, Seats & Glass
Topic: Sliding door advice... drooping
Replies: 8
Views: 308

Re: Sliding door advice... drooping

check the middle hinge the bearing or the wheel could have worn causing the drop, other wise, theres 4 10 bolts at the back edge of the door, undo them lift the door and re tighten them to lift the door, you may need to pull the sliding door rail cover off and have an assistant help with the door  ...
by crazyhorse
15 Dec 2020, 22:40
Forum: Bodywork, Seats & Glass
Topic: Sliding door advice... drooping
Replies: 8
Views: 308

Sliding door advice... drooping

Hi guys,

I am really confused on how to adjust this sliding door. the front seems ok but it drops at the back. Its a bit of a mindfield

Any ideas on which adjustment i need to make?? Hope someone can help

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by crazyhorse
13 Dec 2020, 19:40
Forum: Wheels & Tyres
Topic: 15inch ET31 Advice?
Replies: 6
Views: 408

Re: 15inch ET31 Advice?

Are these on the merc 15x6 et31 steels? Just curious as I know typically a 205 is the max width the tyre industry advise on a 6” rim. I reckon with a tall profile it shouldn’t be an issue. I’ve got these steels with 205/70/15c. Was tempted to pick up a pair of the 15x6.5 et37 and some 225/70 to try...
by crazyhorse
12 Dec 2020, 16:27
Forum: Wheels & Tyres
Topic: 15inch ET31 Advice?
Replies: 6
Views: 408

Re: 15inch ET31 Advice?

New tyres on Before https://i.imgur.com/8tAvJ07.jpg After https://i.imgur.com/8eiNBoQ.jpg New tyres are Apollo Altrust+ 215/70 R15 S (109) Pretty happy, van has lost its cuteness apparently... i reckon it looks ace. Bit of drama with blackcircles but pretty happy. Will be selling old stock tyres so ...
by crazyhorse
05 Dec 2020, 18:42
Forum: Wheels & Tyres
Topic: 15inch ET31 Advice?
Replies: 6
Views: 408

Re: 15inch ET31 Advice?

I have a set of 4 Michelin Agilis Green X 195/70 R15 C 104/102 load rated A wet Grip. 1.4% taller than the 185/14 stockers so no huge increase in diameter and made speedo less optimistic than standard. did just over 1000 miles when i changed to A/T tyres. Make me a sensible offer but collection fro...
by crazyhorse
02 Dec 2020, 18:47
Forum: Wheels & Tyres
Topic: 15inch ET31 Advice?
Replies: 6
Views: 408

15inch ET31 Advice?

Hi all, on a recent mot my stock 14 wheels had 2 advisory on the rears. They gave them a month before i need to change them..   I have mercs et31 15 inch steelies bought off a member here years ago. I never could justify spending on 4 new tyres but the time has come to upgrade.    I have had a look...
by crazyhorse
08 Nov 2020, 17:06
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Cant select 1st or reverse...
Replies: 9
Views: 428

Re: Cant select 1st or reverse...

Oldiebut goodie wrote: 08 Nov 2020, 16:47 Better change your location to twit major! :lol: :run
:oops:
by crazyhorse
08 Nov 2020, 16:32
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Cant select 1st or reverse...
Replies: 9
Views: 428

Re: Cant select 1st or reverse...

Mocki wrote: 08 Nov 2020, 15:28 The nut that holds the ball onto the gearbox selector ?
Did you undo it to take the linkages off?

yep, and the two bolts to drop linkage...

 
by crazyhorse
08 Nov 2020, 12:18
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Cant select 1st or reverse...
Replies: 9
Views: 428

Re: Cant select 1st or reverse...

sorted.

the nut on the shift rod was loose...tightend up to torque and all gears are back
by crazyhorse
07 Nov 2020, 22:23
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Cant select 1st or reverse...
Replies: 9
Views: 428

Re: Cant select 1st or reverse...

moral of the story... look and take note...

will take it off again tommorow and make sure its on the front side...
by crazyhorse
07 Nov 2020, 20:04
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Cant select 1st or reverse...
Replies: 9
Views: 428

Cant select 1st or reverse...

Hi guys, hoping for some help. I changed the gearbox oil a week ago. Nightmare of a job.. (different story) I couldnt get the filler plug off so I took the selector lever and mounting plate off so the rod dropped down and I had enough room. Put evrything back on all was well. Drove the van fine for ...
by crazyhorse
06 Sep 2020, 19:13
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Exhaust pipe Snapped
Replies: 11
Views: 571

Re: Exhaust pipe Snapped

cheers all, Have emailed Paul at VWspeedshop and also booked it in with Charlie at Prospeed to repair (hopefully)
by crazyhorse
04 Sep 2020, 20:14
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Exhaust pipe Snapped
Replies: 11
Views: 571

Re: Exhaust pipe Snapped

thanks all will get it looked at and hopefully get some bracket made for the silencer