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  1. Items For Sale - AUTO
    VW Generator, stand, type 3 spindles, type 4 rocker covers, Porsche fan & beam covers Got a few more bits for sale - all of which can be taken to VolksWorld VW Generator £10 and £20 for the one with the fan, the oil breather is not included. Have 2 of these. Don't know if they're any good...
  2. Items Wanted - AUTO
    I would like to buy a pair of good used original Type-181 Thing(Trekker) frontspindles. Hopefully for a fair price.. :D
  3. Items For Sale - AUTO
    Selling a bundle of bits. Two chrome late (4 stud pattern 15") beetle wheels some slight pitting, with tyres which are near as new £80 4 stud steelies good condition £15 each 4.5j Firestone 165 / 85 tubeless winter tyres no cracks good tread £25 each x3 Wide five smoothies some (hubcap clips...
  4. Items Wanted - AUTO
    Needed ASAP please please help
  5. Items For Sale - AUTO
    hi im having a clear out of my beetle bits as dont need them any more or there not viable to keep or put on the car the heavy things can be collected as postedge will probablly kill the cost and smaller items can be posted at buyers disgression.... Items for sale classic aircooled heat...
  6. Aircooled Mechanical Tech
    Hi folks - apologies for not 'joining' in for a while. Just going through a 're-furb' of my 73 1200 for the 3rd time in 23 years - this time though I'm seriously considering dropped spindles. I can live with the 2" - 2½" drop in ride height (that's why I fancy them) - BUT - has anyone had...
  7. Aircooled Mechanical Tech
    My '66 bug currently runs a lowered beam, which is great and gives a good look...but it doesn't half chew through the ball joint covers, because of the angle when fully adjusted, looks messy and nasty tbh..just want it right come MOT time :confused: Would fitting dropped spindles help in this...
  8. Aircooled Mechanical Tech
    i know catching tires has been covered before but ive got a added problem of silly offset, when i fitted my 14" wheels the offset was slightly wide but was okay but now ive added dropped spindles and had had to fit 5mm spacers because the inside lip of the wheel was catching the lower ball joint...
  9. Aircooled Mechanical Tech
    Was putting on my new drop spindles and once just about everything was back together, my drum wouldn't completley fit back over the spindle. I meansured the diameter of the inner bearing race on the spindle and sure enough was bigger than the stock one. My buddy had mentioned this to me and of...
  10. Items Wanted - AUTO
    72 onwards. Any offers ? Cheers Paul
  11. Items For Sale - AUTO
    Here we have my old braking setup from my beetle, I've moved on to discs on the front and need these shifted. They're all in great condition and were working perfectly when they came off the car. These were on a different thread before, but i priced them too high, Mods please remove the old...
  12. Items For Sale - AUTO
    I bought these for my 75 beetle, thinking that it had disc brakes but when my friend went to fit them, we found out that i infact had drum brakes, so obviously they don't fit :( They are ball joint dropped spindles They have never been fitted to a beetle, they have a bit of surface rust from...
  13. Items For Sale - AUTO
    I have a pair of used cb pefromance dropped spindles for a balljoint beam and drum brake fitment. As I say there used but the spindles themselves are pretty good nick. Just the paint is a little flakey. (I can repaint with left over red paint from my beam if needed) £130 Ono Collection from...
  14. Items For Sale - AUTO
    Hi there, i've just updated to discs on the front of my bug, which has cost a lot more than expected! so i'm selling all of my previous braking setup. They were in perfect working order when on the car and worked surprisingly good for drums, they were only removed about a week ago and have just...
  15. Aircooled Mechanical Tech
    I have a 4" narrowed beam hub To hub coming on Thursday it's fitted with drum brakes and cb dropped spindles. I want to keep the disk brake conversion I already have on the bug is there any way to adapt the drum brake fitment drop spindles to be used with disks? If so where can I get this done...
  16. Items Wanted - AUTO
    I'm looking for a pair of dropped spindles drum type for a 72 beetle on a budget build so cheaper the better;) if anyone could help would help me out alot Cheers Darren
  17. Items For Sale - AUTO
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  19. Items For Sale - AUTO
    Not sure I want to do this :eek:, but need to raise some cash I have a genuine trekker beam with beam supports, been blasted and couple of small repairs to the towers done so 100% solid. trailing arms with OK balljoints and, of course, the all important spindles. Would like to sell as one...
  20. Items For Sale - AUTO
    BUS PARTS: T2d dropped BJ spindles & Slam shocks + New T2d Full 944 F.disc brake kit See new thread http://www.volkszone.com/VZi/showthread.php?t=625654
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