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  1. Aircooled Mechanical Tech
    Hi there, I believe I've fried my Regulator on my beetle. I have a BOSCH 9190040099W 14V Regulator and I see no way of gaining access to it to investigate!? Looks to have some hardened resin solution in the back with no way of getting to anything... see photos...
  2. Aircooled Mechanical Tech
    I am rebuilding my 1973 1200 beetle engine & whilst rooting round on the net for advice about timing, I came across the following statement about the Bosch 009 dizzy; "Please note that VW never used the 009 distributor for any of it's beetle models, and so, although it will work, you may get...
  3. Aircooled Mechanical Tech
    The distributor on my 1300 Twinport Beetle is playing up, and I need to get a new one. But I can't decide which one to get. Im going to fit electronic ignition to it (swap my current electronic ignition over). Anyone got any opinions on this? Thanks!
  4. Aircooled Mechanical Tech
    Hello all. Im trying to de-assemble an early 60's "big cap" cast iron distributor. I need to remove this pin but it seems to be stuck solid. (not mine in photo) Any ideas before I snap to vice in half? :rolleyes: Thanks :D