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Impy Mcdub
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Male Number of posts : 4983
Age : 49
Location : oh my Godney
My Ride(s) : mk2 goof big bumper gti 8v....slammed n rough
Registration date : 2006-08-20

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PostSubject: My new ride.....say hello to Big Ben!!   My new ride.....say hello to Big Ben!! EmptySat Apr 28, 2007 6:55 pm

Well, finally went out & got myself a camper.

After lookin at several bays i put me money into a solid, very original, early T25.

3 owners in 27 years, 3-4000 per year all its life (94K on the clock now) & a genuine vw replacement motor at 60k.

All the interiors there (if a little dated!), everything touchwood works.

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£2800 & i think (hope) a good buy for that kinda cash.

Any idea's for turning this little sweetie into a cool summer ride?

lets hear em!!
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ProjectParsons
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ProjectParsons

Male Number of posts : 1431
Age : 39
Location : Burnham on Sea
My Ride(s) : MK2 Jetta Turbo Diesel
Registration date : 2007-03-22

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PostSubject: Re: My new ride.....say hello to Big Ben!!   My new ride.....say hello to Big Ben!! EmptySat Apr 28, 2007 7:00 pm

Nice one mate! Looks a great buy!
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dubberatlast
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dubberatlast

Male Number of posts : 15756
Age : 41
Registration date : 2006-09-01

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PostSubject: Re: My new ride.....say hello to Big Ben!!   My new ride.....say hello to Big Ben!! EmptySat Apr 28, 2007 7:01 pm

I thought the springs would be fitted by now lol!
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Impy Mcdub
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Impy Mcdub

Male Number of posts : 4983
Age : 49
Location : oh my Godney
My Ride(s) : mk2 goof big bumper gti 8v....slammed n rough
Registration date : 2006-08-20

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PostSubject: Re: My new ride.....say hello to Big Ben!!   My new ride.....say hello to Big Ben!! EmptySat Apr 28, 2007 7:02 pm

dubberatlast wrote:
I thought the springs would be fitted by now lol!

they are.........i resprung the matress in the back! lol!
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soapbox
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Male Number of posts : 1033
Age : 35
Location : Clevedon
My Ride(s) : '73 subaru powered Type 2 and a '75 beetle hot rod
Registration date : 2006-12-19

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PostSubject: Re: My new ride.....say hello to Big Ben!!   My new ride.....say hello to Big Ben!! EmptySat Apr 28, 2007 7:04 pm

order a Just kampers cataloge and have a look through the tuning and styling parts.
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Mr Scoops
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Male Number of posts : 38009
Age : 46
Location : Weston super Dooper
My Ride(s) : 1991 Vanagon GL Westfalia 2.1: 2011 A3 S-Line
Registration date : 2006-08-19

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PostSubject: Re: My new ride.....say hello to Big Ben!!   My new ride.....say hello to Big Ben!! EmptySat Apr 28, 2007 7:05 pm

Get it on it's arse with some juicy Merc rims on there...........save some pennies and drop a Porka cooled T4 lump in there too.

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PostSubject: Re: My new ride.....say hello to Big Ben!!   My new ride.....say hello to Big Ben!! EmptySun Apr 29, 2007 7:42 pm

Slam the hell out of it impy!! afro
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vwbeetlebum
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vwbeetlebum

Male Number of posts : 6572
Age : 105
My Ride(s) : Your Mum
Registration date : 2006-08-19

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PostSubject: Re: My new ride.....say hello to Big Ben!!   My new ride.....say hello to Big Ben!! EmptyMon Apr 30, 2007 8:29 am

A fantastic van for the money, afro
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PostSubject: Re: My new ride.....say hello to Big Ben!!   My new ride.....say hello to Big Ben!! EmptyMon Apr 30, 2007 12:19 pm

Great Van....congrat on your new purchase.... lol!
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thecrewkid
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thecrewkid

Male Number of posts : 8406
Age : 40
Location : Bridgwater
My Ride(s) : '04 LWB T5.. Restored escort RS turbo estate.
Registration date : 2006-08-30

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PostSubject: Re: My new ride.....say hello to Big Ben!!   My new ride.....say hello to Big Ben!! EmptyTue May 01, 2007 9:46 pm

Hello BIG BEN when's that arse of yours gonna be hitting the floor and some nice new shoes going on each corner lol!
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purple73
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purple73

Female Number of posts : 731
Age : 33
Location : Greinton
Registration date : 2007-01-05

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PostSubject: Re: My new ride.....say hello to Big Ben!!   My new ride.....say hello to Big Ben!! EmptyWed May 02, 2007 7:30 am

definatley let claire get her hands on that interior! Its ok but I think it needs modernising!
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Impy Mcdub
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Male Number of posts : 4983
Age : 49
Location : oh my Godney
My Ride(s) : mk2 goof big bumper gti 8v....slammed n rough
Registration date : 2006-08-20

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PostSubject: Re: My new ride.....say hello to Big Ben!!   My new ride.....say hello to Big Ben!! EmptyWed May 02, 2007 10:08 am

purple73 wrote:
definatley let claire get her hands on that interior! Its ok but I think it needs modernising!

Clares been re-upholstering some of the seating area & it looks mucho better!!

Was a bit 70's hotel lobby inside lol!

Waiting on a call back on an adjustable suspension kit & still trying to decide on wheel choice.
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purple73
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PostSubject: Re: My new ride.....say hello to Big Ben!!   My new ride.....say hello to Big Ben!! EmptyWed May 02, 2007 11:27 am

Il come and have a peek at the interioir fri night if i can pick the brake pads up then???? Smile
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Mr Scoops
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Male Number of posts : 38009
Age : 46
Location : Weston super Dooper
My Ride(s) : 1991 Vanagon GL Westfalia 2.1: 2011 A3 S-Line
Registration date : 2006-08-19

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PostSubject: Re: My new ride.....say hello to Big Ben!!   My new ride.....say hello to Big Ben!! EmptyWed May 02, 2007 11:28 am

I still like those Merc rims Cliffy.

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Impy Mcdub
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Male Number of posts : 4983
Age : 49
Location : oh my Godney
My Ride(s) : mk2 goof big bumper gti 8v....slammed n rough
Registration date : 2006-08-20

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PostSubject: Re: My new ride.....say hello to Big Ben!!   My new ride.....say hello to Big Ben!! EmptyWed May 02, 2007 11:29 am

purple73 wrote:
Il come and have a peek at the interioir fri night if i can pick the brake pads up then???? Smile

yep, no probs gem
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Impy Mcdub
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Male Number of posts : 4983
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My Ride(s) : mk2 goof big bumper gti 8v....slammed n rough
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PostSubject: Re: My new ride.....say hello to Big Ben!!   My new ride.....say hello to Big Ben!! EmptySun May 06, 2007 7:28 pm

Im thinkin bout a set of these, polished...16" AMG penta's for on the t25.

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what ya reckon folks?
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dubberatlast
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PostSubject: Re: My new ride.....say hello to Big Ben!!   My new ride.....say hello to Big Ben!! EmptySun May 06, 2007 7:31 pm

They look Cool you cant go wrong with 5 spokes but still got to be lowered Wink
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itsabuglife
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Male Number of posts : 2276
Age : 33
Location : Back in sunny Highbridge
My Ride(s) : 1971 bug, 73 baywindow, hymer motor home, 1984 mk1 golf git cabby, 1997 t4
Registration date : 2007-01-14

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PostSubject: Re: My new ride.....say hello to Big Ben!!   My new ride.....say hello to Big Ben!! EmptySun May 06, 2007 7:39 pm

they look rather nice dude would look kool i agree with carl lower lol!
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Impy Mcdub
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Male Number of posts : 4983
Age : 49
Location : oh my Godney
My Ride(s) : mk2 goof big bumper gti 8v....slammed n rough
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PostSubject: Re: My new ride.....say hello to Big Ben!!   My new ride.....say hello to Big Ben!! EmptyMon May 07, 2007 11:52 am

itsabuglife wrote:
they look rather nice dude would look kool i agree with carl lower lol!

Im in negotiations as we speak for a 3" drop lowering kit (german importer) about half the price you'd pay in the uk for it!

Ya know me.....i love a deal! lol!
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itsabuglife
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Male Number of posts : 2276
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Location : Back in sunny Highbridge
My Ride(s) : 1971 bug, 73 baywindow, hymer motor home, 1984 mk1 golf git cabby, 1997 t4
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PostSubject: Re: My new ride.....say hello to Big Ben!!   My new ride.....say hello to Big Ben!! EmptyMon May 07, 2007 12:03 pm

fair shout impy dont surpose they do 1303 springs do they lol!
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thecrewkid
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thecrewkid

Male Number of posts : 8406
Age : 40
Location : Bridgwater
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PostSubject: Re: My new ride.....say hello to Big Ben!!   My new ride.....say hello to Big Ben!! EmptyMon May 07, 2007 2:24 pm

Love those rims on a slammed 25 dude
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purple73
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Female Number of posts : 731
Age : 33
Location : Greinton
Registration date : 2007-01-05

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PostSubject: Re: My new ride.....say hello to Big Ben!!   My new ride.....say hello to Big Ben!! EmptyMon May 07, 2007 6:17 pm

has claire found out where she can get a surf board table to yet???!!!

tell her to make one!
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Impy Mcdub
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Male Number of posts : 4983
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PostSubject: Re: My new ride.....say hello to Big Ben!!   My new ride.....say hello to Big Ben!! EmptyMon May 07, 2007 7:00 pm

purple73 wrote:
has claire found out where she can get a surf board table to yet???!!!

tell her to make one!

Have tried a few places but no good.

any1 got a knackered surfboard they wanna get rid of??
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thecrewkid
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Male Number of posts : 8406
Age : 40
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PostSubject: Re: My new ride.....say hello to Big Ben!!   My new ride.....say hello to Big Ben!! EmptyMon May 07, 2007 8:24 pm

I went down the tip yesterday and there was one in the skip i was on my hands and knees tring to get them to let me have it but NO.. Evil or Very Mad


I even said pretty please with a cherry on the top lol!
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Impy Mcdub
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Male Number of posts : 4983
Age : 49
Location : oh my Godney
My Ride(s) : mk2 goof big bumper gti 8v....slammed n rough
Registration date : 2006-08-20

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PostSubject: Re: My new ride.....say hello to Big Ben!!   My new ride.....say hello to Big Ben!! EmptyWed May 09, 2007 3:45 pm

60mm drop springs now ordered, waiting on confirm of shipping costs for bilstein shocks to suit........

Now if i can only get it to run right!!! Rolling Eyes
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