Hi All, not been on here for a while.
Serious question: what tools do I need to carry out basic repairs on my bus? I'm a total novice to vehicle maintenance, all I've come up with so far is:
A decent jack.
So, if you good people could supply me with some specifics on...
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Repairing rotten bodywork? These are the best tools to make the job easier.
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Joining panels edge to edge involves precise cutting out, coupled with...
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Up for sale is my 57-62 model Hazet tool set.
This is complete and in superb condition with only a few signs of wear. In fact, some of the tools have never been used! The small clip at the front has broken off but it wouldn't be difficult to repair this.
These are far from common and even less...
I just bought an 03 Golf with an SDI engine and the timing belt is of unknown age and looks dubious! I've done timing belts before, on diesel VAG motors too and never used timing tools. But everything on the net says use them for the SDI engine.
I just don't get why they are needed if you...
I wanna get myself a tach/dwell meter and a strobe timing light. Given that this is the first time I will have used such items, I'd prefer to get something quite simple (hey, maybe they are all simple ... I don't know yet)!
I'm hoping that someone can point me in the direction of something...
I am rebuidling my bug engine at the moment - in the process of stripping it at the moment.
My question is - when I come to put it back together again whats the best torqure wrench?
One that has settings suitable for the small torque required for some parts of the engine - also...
Are there any decent electric alternatives to an air die grinder?
I will shortly be starting some surgery on the bug and have just shelled out for a decent welder. By the time I have got all the repair panels I need there wont be enough £ left to get set up with an air compressor as well. I...
im looking into buying meself some tools someone said go to halfords
and get the pro stuff is it any good seems about the same price as britool stuff any comments would be greatly recived before i part with my reddies:)
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