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by broady_6
14th July 2020 - 12:20am
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Shocks
Replies: 7
Views: 42

Re: Shocks

Yeah, that's what I was eluding too with the arch rolling. its pretty common for the outer edge of the tyre to rub once the rear suspension is played with.

One rather important question, what car are we talking about?
by broady_6
13th July 2020 - 10:01am
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Shocks
Replies: 7
Views: 42

Re: Shocks

if its on the inner arch, would a thin wheel spacer make the difference?

Have you had a 4 wheel alignment done since the work was carried out?
by broady_6
12th July 2020 - 9:17pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Shocks
Replies: 7
Views: 42

Re: Shocks

Hello, The shock absorber is there to do what is describes, absorb shocks. To dampen out the harshness of the road surface. Its not really the thing you should changing to alter the travel. Spring rates more readily do that. But would still point the ride. In short I wouldnt spoil the ride with a ch...
by broady_6
12th July 2020 - 2:42pm
Forum: Events Diary
Topic: Stanford Hall 2020 ......CANCELLED.
Replies: 38
Views: 2758

Re: Stanford Hall 2020 ......CANCELLED.

:thumbsup: I think procedded with caution is the name of the game. Make an effort to keep apart (its only when alsohol gets involved that i see this fail) and keep your hands clean does pretty much all we need.
by broady_6
10th July 2020 - 10:12pm
Forum: Members' Cars and Project News
Topic: 412 project
Replies: 3
Views: 70

Re: 412 project

A fine and exciting challenge. Looks like a good one to get stuck into
by broady_6
10th July 2020 - 10:05pm
Forum: Members' Cars and Project News
Topic: 1972 fastback. nwe 532k
Replies: 359
Views: 26028

Re: 1972 fastback. nwe 532k

How satisfying was that?
by broady_6
10th July 2020 - 10:03pm
Forum: Members' Cars and Project News
Topic: Casa de Fye's autos...
Replies: 455
Views: 85880

Re: Casa de Fye's autos...

Looks like satisfying work!
by broady_6
10th July 2020 - 7:51am
Forum: Cars for sale
Topic: 1973 412 Variant. SA Import
Replies: 13
Views: 1062

Re: 1973 412 Variant. SA Import

was scottm not interested? do you have any photos? Cheers
by broady_6
10th July 2020 - 7:46am
Forum: Parts for sale
Topic: Type 3 parts for sale
Replies: 22
Views: 553

Re: Type 3 parts for sale

Yeah works for me, PM sent
by broady_6
9th July 2020 - 9:42pm
Forum: Parts for sale
Topic: Type 3 parts for sale
Replies: 22
Views: 553

Re: Type 3 parts for sale

You are forgiven its nice to see the enthusiam to get cars on the road, ive just hard so many forum emais in one day haha! Regarding the loom cover, £8 posted via hermes works for me if it works for you. Its a bit small but item 19 https://f2jyqw.am.files.1drv.com/y4mVQQHLqAJkAVg9LIoR_Xu01NUqY38o_Ma...
by broady_6
9th July 2020 - 4:08pm
Forum: Parts for sale
Topic: Type 3 parts for sale
Replies: 22
Views: 553

Re: Type 3 parts for sale

Crikey talk about a thread hijack! I've had loads of notifications today 🤣
by broady_6
9th July 2020 - 7:55am
Forum: Parts for sale
Topic: Type 3 parts for sale
Replies: 22
Views: 553

Re: Type 3 parts for sale

Ah ok, so the rail style thats good. Unfortunately I dont have any seat rails. I gave what I had to someone a few months ago. I may be worth speaking to eagle http://www.vwtype3and4club.org.uk/forum/memberlist.php?mode=viewprofile&u=13418 As I know he broke a car and has been selling parts. He may b...
by broady_6
8th July 2020 - 11:38am
Forum: Parts for sale
Topic: Type 3 parts for sale
Replies: 22
Views: 553

Re: Type 3 parts for sale

neither of those parts unfortunately. One is a gear shift boot and the other is the wiring loom cover for the inner sill.

Which style of seat runner? And which bit? At i guess do you mean these?

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/202597906056
by broady_6
8th July 2020 - 11:36am
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Type 3 rear brake pipe routing.
Replies: 1
Views: 23

Re: Type 3 rear brake pipe routing.

There will no doubt be photos in my project thread. If you can't find any in there let me know as I'll have some on my computer at home.
by broady_6
6th July 2020 - 7:32pm
Forum: Virtual Clubhouse
Topic: Early Squareback
Replies: 5
Views: 58

Re: Early Squareback

Looking forward too it
by broady_6
4th July 2020 - 11:39pm
Forum: Events Diary
Topic: Stanford Hall 2020 ......CANCELLED.
Replies: 38
Views: 2758

Re: Stanford Hall 2020 ......CANCELLED.

Gatherings of more than 30 are still banned as of today. Suspect that will last for another month or two unfortunately.
by broady_6
4th July 2020 - 2:31pm
Forum: Cars for sale
Topic: 1972 vw variant square back.
Replies: 3
Views: 147

Re: 1972 vw variant square back.

No need to work it out. We have provided handy guides at the top of every section of the forum.

You can also attach directly to the forum. Enter full editor rather than quick reply. And at the bottom there is an attachment tab.
by broady_6
4th July 2020 - 9:32am
Forum: Virtual Clubhouse
Topic: Vintage Voltage
Replies: 7
Views: 87

Re: Vintage Voltage

Dont want to retread old group. But electric is not hte future, a mixture of all power trains is the future, by application. Banning classic cars is a drop in the ocean compared to dirty greaty HGVs foing 5mpg ect. For the truely concerned, voice a rational opion here about how stupid an out right b...
by broady_6
2nd July 2020 - 9:06pm
Forum: Type 4 Corner
Topic: 411 LE, parts to be saved, act quickly
Replies: 62
Views: 1502

Re: 411 LE, parts to be saved, act quickly

PM sent RT
by broady_6
30th June 2020 - 11:47am
Forum: Type 4 Corner
Topic: 411 LE, parts to be saved, act quickly
Replies: 62
Views: 1502

Re: 411 LE, parts to be saved, act quickly

Keep me posted. About 45 minutes to Doncaster for me. So not to much of an early start.

Couple of places between junction 3 and 4 on the M18 that work for me as a meeting point.
by broady_6
29th June 2020 - 10:03pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Type 3 High back seat covers
Replies: 2
Views: 34

Type 3 High back seat covers

Hello all, Im at the stage where I want to get some covers for my high back seats. I plan to keep the low backs and have the option between the two sets of seats. My rear bench seat has a small cut in it. Most probably repairable, but it has pulled through in a corner as well. While not currently vi...
by broady_6
28th June 2020 - 10:40pm
Forum: Parts for sale
Topic: Type 3 parts for sale
Replies: 22
Views: 553

Re: Type 3 parts for sale

Anyone want any of this? would like it to go to a good home rather than the bin
by broady_6
28th June 2020 - 10:38pm
Forum: Parts for sale
Topic: Floor pan seat mount turret
Replies: 1
Views: 485

Re: Floor pan seat mount turret

no one? its off in the bin if someone doesnt save it
by broady_6
28th June 2020 - 9:30pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Water leaking into passenger football after washing.
Replies: 3
Views: 73

Re: Water leaking into passenger football after washing.

Standard issue, thread here with some details. Likely youve got rotten air defecltor http://www.vwtype3and4club.org.uk/forum/viewtopic.php?f=26&t=14482&p=67272&hilit=water+leak#p67272 Bit more here http://www.vwtype3and4club.org.uk/forum/viewtopic.php?f=26&t=14193&p=65060&hilit=water+leak#p65060 And...
by broady_6
28th June 2020 - 8:06pm
Forum: Type 4 Corner
Topic: 411 LE, parts to be saved, act quickly
Replies: 62
Views: 1502

Re: 411 LE, parts to be saved, act quickly

Soemthing like this? You dont pass a million miles away from me. Depending on the time and day. I could meet you somewhere around doncaster, yorkshire wild life sort of area?