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Classifieds / WTB Nos right front 1/4 panel
« Last post by vwguy on August 04, 2019, 07:22:17 PM »
Any chance that someone has a Nos right front 1/4 panel for a 68  beetle
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Events & Gatherings / Re: 2019 Great Canadian VW Show Weekend!! Aug 9/10/11
« Last post by silas on August 02, 2019, 10:29:24 PM »
the start of the 2019 gcvws weekend is 1 week away!

friday august 9th @ 4pm @ mission raceway park!!

https://missionraceway.com/contact/

aircooled vw & watercooled vw 1/4 mile drag racing sponsored by bunys n' bugs!!

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the stock motor challenge (SMC) is open to all stock motored aircooled vws...great prizes and gift certificates to be won...sponsored by the Zündfolge Car Club!!

we'll see you all there!!


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Air Speed Lounge / Someone who narrows beams? Kelowna
« Last post by Hardy on July 31, 2019, 10:48:04 AM »
Looking to get my front beam narrowed by 4” does anyone have any contacts that can do this? I’m in Kelowna Thanks
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Brakes Forum / How important are these springs?
« Last post by kinggeorge13 on July 30, 2019, 08:23:35 AM »
Hello all.   Finally replacing the front disk pads for my Varga style 2 pin calipers on my 1979 VW Bug.  It became a bigger job than I expected as I also had to replace the rotor and therefore got to do the two sets of bearings/seal/etc but that's not the point of this post today.   As I'm preparing to take out the old very, very, very worn down pads, I see one of these little clips/springs is missing (no it was not me, honest!).  The inside pad on the passenger side has no such spring.  The left hand side caliper (as per my photo below) has both springs.   In looking at it I'd guess it's possibly an anti-rattle spring of some type as the design and way it looks to add spring "pressure" would seemingly have nothing to do with pushing the pads back from the rotor to reduce wear or anything like that. 

It would seem no one sells these little spring clips that look anything like these at places like CIP1 or jbugs, etc.   Even rebuild kits don't come with anything that looks like them.

So are they important?  If just anti-rattle clips, I'll just get along without the one until I come across of worn out calipers at a swap meet or something. 

Thanks!
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Classifieds / Re: WTB late Beetle 1/4 glass
« Last post by Lanny on July 28, 2019, 07:10:58 PM »
BUMP, needed ASAP
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Classifieds / Re: Early bay parts
« Last post by gsun on July 27, 2019, 09:28:08 PM »
It all has to go soon.
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Classifieds / Re: Early bay roof clip
« Last post by gsun on July 27, 2019, 09:24:55 PM »
Offers?
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Classifieds / Re: FS: 1956/1957 Floorpan - Chassis $50 UPDATED
« Last post by Marcel on July 27, 2019, 12:08:51 PM »
Updated with new price. Would like it to go away. $50 you pick up or $100 and I deliver.
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Classifieds / Re: WTB 72 Bay Window parts
« Last post by 72vwtype2 on July 26, 2019, 03:04:19 PM »
bump
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Events & Gatherings / Re: 2019 Great Canadian VW Show Weekend!! Aug 9/10/11
« Last post by bwaz on July 24, 2019, 03:25:11 PM »
unfortunately there's a change to the schedule as the LGK Poker Run Saturday August 10th, from AVR Abbotsford to the JP VW Pancake breakfast has been cancelled. See everyone at the Pancake Breakfast!
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