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  1. Readers Rides
    A brief summary of project Rail-As2 This is my 1600 Fugitive II Sandrail Decided to go to an IRS rear end, mainly for the fun of it, but also as a suspension/brake improvement prior to an engine swap. Hopefully someone will find this of interest. Before I bought an eBay S2 rear end with...
  2. Items Wanted - AUTO
    OK will be short and snappy. The pro street box I ordered brand new failed to work (not selecting 4th). I have no time to get it replaced and would need your urgent help if you have anyhting that you would sell today and that would arrive to the Basingstoke area latest Wednesday. Preferably...
  3. VZi Freecycle
    Sorry folks, your too late, but thanks for the interest
  4. Items Wanted - AUTO
    i've seemed to have misplaced the small spacer that the inner wheel bearing seal seals around. would anyone happen to have one. thanks
  5. Items Wanted - AUTO
    looking for an irs gearbox in good working order, not fused about drive flanges.
  6. Aircooled Mechanical Tech
    I have an old porsche 924 sitting around and was wondering if i could use the IRS rear end on my beetle. ie, torsion bars, spring plates, bushes, caps, trailing arms and drive shafts from the porsche, to convert my bug to IRS. Ideally i'd like to use the old Swing Axle box, and mate the 924...
  7. Items For Sale - AUTO
    IRS Gearbox - Post '70 1300 Code: AM 18 12 2 Final drive: 4.375 Taken from a running 1303 1300, smooth running with no audible clunks. Been stored dry since removal. A good cleanup and oil refresh should be all it needs. £100 Blade Bumpers Pair of light weight Brazilian blade bumpers for...
  8. Items For Sale - AUTO
    For sale vw 1303 gear box AM code box info below AM 1300 4.375 Saloon and Cabriolet from 8/70 the gearbox is in warrington and can be deliverd at cost £250 ONO
  9. Items For Sale - AUTO
    for sale AT 1303s IRS gear box with drive shafts a arms swing plates ect came out of a 1974 1303s will post pics after the weekend £300 ono nr warrington
  10. Aircooled Mechanical Tech
    Apologies in advamce as this has no doubt been asked umpteen times before but I'm in a rush and need to tell the guy tonight if I want the box. I'm running a recently fitted 1600cc in my '63 splitty. It's still on reduction boxes. I've been offered a complete irs rear end and gearbox from a...
  11. Items For Sale - AUTO
    Time to clearout my garage of abandoned ideas surplus stuffs. All prices are posted prices to the UK, but I am happy to post anywhere if you agree to the charges. 1\ Original Italian Weber 40 IDF carbs. Seeking £120 posted. (SOLD) 2\ AS41 85mm case, painted orange and part clearanced. This...
  12. Aircooled Mechanical Tech
    AM code gearbox!! not sure on what gearbox this would be, whether its a 1600 box or not?? if anyone could help with this and maybe give me some idea of what its worth? It seems to be in good nick and has starter motor still attached and all gearbox mountings are there in good condition. cheers
  13. Aircooled Mechanical Tech
    As the title says.... Does anyone on here have a definitive set of measurements for the width of a Beetle's rear end? What I need is the width measurement in mm drum to drum (i.e. the wheel mounting surfaces) at its maximum for a: mid 50s oval SA chassis late 60s or early 70 SA chassis...
  14. Items For Sale - AUTO
    SOLD
  15. Aircooled Mechanical Tech
    Hi folks, My '69 US Ghia came with an engine stamped F2011811. I'm trying to work out if this could have been the original engine. I was lead to believe the original was a 1500 SP. Some sources (e.g. Parts Emoporium) state it was a 1300 and fitted up to 1970. Other sources (e.g. a VW book...
  16. Aircooled Mechanical Tech
    I'm putting back together the rear end of a IRS suspension setup. Can someone tell me if the A-arms should be in front or behind the spring plate? It is a single leaf spring plate model. Also any tips on how to set it up? Its for a Sandrail? Thanks in advance.
  17. Aircooled Mechanical Tech
    exactly how much shorter are they?? also whats the diference between short axles and IRS ones???;)
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