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by Cobra88
12 Sep 2020, 18:21
Forum: Syncro
Topic: Our syncro Caravelle
Replies: 993
Views: 345523

Re: Our syncro Caravelle

Mine came with the plugs loose in packaging.

wiring has to go through headlamp bowl grommet on Defender so they leave them off.

mine had no instructions either.
found sheet by google ing for instructions for wipac LED defender or similar :wink:

got about 20 meters of rail at work too :lol:
by Cobra88
12 Sep 2020, 15:01
Forum: Syncro
Topic: Our syncro Caravelle
Replies: 993
Views: 345523

Re: Our syncro Caravelle

There you go mate
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by Cobra88
12 Sep 2020, 09:02
Forum: Syncro
Topic: Our syncro Caravelle
Replies: 993
Views: 345523

Re: Our syncro Caravelle

beam pattern better than my Audi A4 Avant Factory Bi Xenon lights. these where the only LED conversion lights i could find with proper tested e marks (Not PRC e marks that have never been tested or approved) and beam pattern that's not all scatter. the only thing I don't like is the halo ring is not...
by Cobra88
12 Sep 2020, 07:10
Forum: Syncro
Topic: Our syncro Caravelle
Replies: 993
Views: 345523

Re: Our syncro Caravelle

Same lights that i have

not cheap but proper beam pattern :ok

so much better than the new hella halogens i bought
by Cobra88
26 Aug 2020, 21:23
Forum: Wheels & Tyres
Topic: tyre preasure
Replies: 33
Views: 24908

Re: tyre preasure

Been using ebay since it was a bulletin board

5000+ transactions for me so far and two problems in 24 years

if they dont have 100% feedback dont use them or at least read the bad feedback before
rick
by Cobra88
26 Aug 2020, 17:36
Forum: Wheels & Tyres
Topic: tyre preasure
Replies: 33
Views: 24908

Re: tyre preasure

If you want a decent pump i bought mercedes C class pump off ebay

pumps emergency spare up to 60psi with not much effort.

pump was secondhand but unused and was £16 inc delivery.

i bought 3 chinese pumps off ebay previously and none would get past about 35 psi
by Cobra88
14 Aug 2020, 14:30
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Warm up time 1.9dg
Replies: 17
Views: 772

Re: Warm up time 1.9dg

My DG takes 4 to 5 miles to reach centre of temp gauge even with 80 degree thermostat.
which i prefer to the standard even in winter it reaches full temperature quickly.

Rick
by Cobra88
14 Aug 2020, 05:55
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Best oil filter?
Replies: 9
Views: 651

Re: Best oil filter?

Hi Luter

No link, they just pop up from time to time on eBay

I scored 2 new distributor caps and a rotor arm from the same guy
I prefer genuine ign parts and that was what i was searching for
when he asked if i needed any oil filters

Rick
by Cobra88
13 Aug 2020, 18:24
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Best oil filter?
Replies: 9
Views: 651

Re: Best oil filter?

found a few of these on eBayImageImage
by Cobra88
11 Aug 2020, 19:46
Forum: Wheels & Tyres
Topic: Will these merc wheels fit?
Replies: 4
Views: 794

Re: Will these merc wheels fit?

8mm spacers on the front

Rear is ok but would look better with at least 8mm spacers

i had 6.5 x 16 et 37 merc steel wheels on for a while
by Cobra88
11 Aug 2020, 06:14
Forum: Bodywork, Seats & Glass
Topic: T3 wind deflectors
Replies: 38
Views: 8879

Re: T3 wind deflectors

Got decent reversing camera setup :ok
by Cobra88
09 Aug 2020, 10:25
Forum: Electrical & Instrumentation
Topic: Odometer going ten times too fast
Replies: 29
Views: 3391

Re: Odometer going ten times too fast

Talking to a mate from USA on messenger a lot of mid to late 80s California market cars had 85mph speedos.

maybe the Vanagon too.

you could ask on the samba forum
by Cobra88
07 Aug 2020, 19:15
Forum: Bodywork, Seats & Glass
Topic: T3 wind deflectors
Replies: 38
Views: 8879

Re: T3 wind deflectors

https://campervanculture.com/shop/vw-t2 ... eflectors/

there you go

sadly now out of stock  :oops:
by Cobra88
06 Aug 2020, 22:04
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Heads Off Due To Pressurised Coolant
Replies: 167
Views: 7467

Re: Heads Off Due To Pressurised Coolant

Your instructions say something about being for pistons with deep oil ring groove

cant read it all as only part shown in your piccy
by Cobra88
06 Aug 2020, 21:57
Forum: Mechanical
Topic: Heads Off Due To Pressurised Coolant
Replies: 167
Views: 7467

Re: Heads Off Due To Pressurised Coolant

Oil rings should sit on the spring ring tabs i think stu 

it should say in the destructions