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joker 67
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joker 67

Male Number of posts : 3498
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Location : Clevedon
My Ride(s) : 2018 Skoda Karoq edition and something else
Registration date : 2008-02-11

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PostSubject: Re: "The Joker 67" Bug resto    "The Joker 67"  Bug resto  - Page 6 EmptyFri Jun 19, 2009 8:58 pm

bit more today, building up the floor pan, and putting the gearbox in.

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painted the front calipers
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painted up the discs

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painted up the drums

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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: "The Joker 67" Bug resto    "The Joker 67"  Bug resto  - Page 6 EmptyFri Jun 19, 2009 9:01 pm

Hmmmmm, check your PM's!!

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Cleverchap
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Cleverchap

Male Number of posts : 895
Age : 44
Location : ɹǝpun uʍop
My Ride(s) : '65 split with a difference
Registration date : 2007-01-08

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PostSubject: Re: "The Joker 67" Bug resto    "The Joker 67"  Bug resto  - Page 6 EmptyFri Jun 19, 2009 11:41 pm

Looking sweet. God I wish I had a project of my own over here to work on. Watching this realy makes me want to get back into the garage and build another ride!!
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HRD
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HRD

Male Number of posts : 1507
Age : 41
Location : Bridgwater!!!!!!
My Ride(s) : Too many to list!
Registration date : 2009-05-04

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PostSubject: Re: "The Joker 67" Bug resto    "The Joker 67"  Bug resto  - Page 6 EmptySat Jun 20, 2009 7:57 am

proper job, this is looking very good
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Bmtt4
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Age : 33
Location : Bridgwater
My Ride(s) : MkV Golf GT Tdi 140 bhp, Mini Clubman 1380 Racer (No Quite!)
Registration date : 2009-04-18

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PostSubject: Re: "The Joker 67" Bug resto    "The Joker 67"  Bug resto  - Page 6 EmptySat Jun 20, 2009 11:13 am

lloking sweeet! top work there!
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ARCANE
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ARCANE

Male Number of posts : 4582
Age : 46
Location : Clevedon
My Ride(s) : 411 Variant.
Registration date : 2009-01-27

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PostSubject: Re: "The Joker 67" Bug resto    "The Joker 67"  Bug resto  - Page 6 EmptySat Jun 20, 2009 11:39 am

Thats looking fantastic Andy very slick indeed! Twisted Evil afro
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joker 67
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joker 67

Male Number of posts : 3498
Age : 50
Location : Clevedon
My Ride(s) : 2018 Skoda Karoq edition and something else
Registration date : 2008-02-11

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PostSubject: Re: "The Joker 67" Bug resto    "The Joker 67"  Bug resto  - Page 6 EmptyFri Jul 17, 2009 7:38 pm

finished building all the rear brakes today, and got the rear wheels on.

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then mocked up all the front beam, narrowed the tie rods.
need to weld on the steering damper mount, and get the lowered spindle bottom ball joint tapers reamed out.

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Gungemyster
a.k.a. Clunge, The Club Deviant
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Gungemyster

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Age : 48
Location : Weston-super-mud
My Ride(s) : 1975 south african imported beetle two tone grey, 1997 Red T4 shag palace
Registration date : 2008-03-28

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PostSubject: Re: "The Joker 67" Bug resto    "The Joker 67"  Bug resto  - Page 6 EmptyFri Jul 17, 2009 7:43 pm

Jesus Shorty!! how bloody low is that!!

~Looking awesome~
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joker 67
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joker 67

Male Number of posts : 3498
Age : 50
Location : Clevedon
My Ride(s) : 2018 Skoda Karoq edition and something else
Registration date : 2008-02-11

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PostSubject: Re: "The Joker 67" Bug resto    "The Joker 67"  Bug resto  - Page 6 EmptyFri Jul 17, 2009 7:46 pm

thats at the lowest , without the shell on Wink Wink Wink

had to lift it off the jack.

so it will go up quite alot.
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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: "The Joker 67" Bug resto    "The Joker 67"  Bug resto  - Page 6 EmptyFri Jul 17, 2009 8:26 pm

That is going to be uber low.

Cool!!! Cool

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ARCANE
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ARCANE

Male Number of posts : 4582
Age : 46
Location : Clevedon
My Ride(s) : 411 Variant.
Registration date : 2009-01-27

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PostSubject: Re: "The Joker 67" Bug resto    "The Joker 67"  Bug resto  - Page 6 EmptyMon Jul 20, 2009 8:30 am

Looking absolutly awesome Andy really tip top work Twisted Evil im not jealous at all, no not me! Shocked
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dubberatlast
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dubberatlast

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Registration date : 2006-09-01

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PostSubject: Re: "The Joker 67" Bug resto    "The Joker 67"  Bug resto  - Page 6 EmptyMon Jul 20, 2009 10:03 am

cool as dude, nice work
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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: "The Joker 67" Bug resto    "The Joker 67"  Bug resto  - Page 6 EmptyMon Jul 20, 2009 10:40 am

Thats it, the body needs to come off the 71!

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nomates
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nomates

Male Number of posts : 18609
Age : 47
Location : weston-s-mare
My Ride(s) : 1967 fridolin and 1966 (award winning-and yea i am being gay) ghia and 1960 bubble car
Registration date : 2006-11-19

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PostSubject: Re: "The Joker 67" Bug resto    "The Joker 67"  Bug resto  - Page 6 EmptyMon Jul 20, 2009 8:19 pm

that's kicking .....I NEED adjustable rear springplates .....where do I get some from andy ?
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joker 67
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joker 67

Male Number of posts : 3498
Age : 50
Location : Clevedon
My Ride(s) : 2018 Skoda Karoq edition and something else
Registration date : 2008-02-11

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PostSubject: Re: "The Joker 67" Bug resto    "The Joker 67"  Bug resto  - Page 6 EmptyMon Jul 20, 2009 8:25 pm

I bought these from red 9 - 2" lowered.
http://www.red9design.co.uk/type1.htm



adjustable plates,
http://www.vwheritage.com/ssp/Rear-Suspension/?templateID=ssp
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nomates
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Male Number of posts : 18609
Age : 47
Location : weston-s-mare
My Ride(s) : 1967 fridolin and 1966 (award winning-and yea i am being gay) ghia and 1960 bubble car
Registration date : 2006-11-19

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PostSubject: Re: "The Joker 67" Bug resto    "The Joker 67"  Bug resto  - Page 6 EmptyMon Jul 20, 2009 8:30 pm

cheers dude .....2" drop rear arms coming my way ....next time I get payed Smile
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joker 67
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joker 67

Male Number of posts : 3498
Age : 50
Location : Clevedon
My Ride(s) : 2018 Skoda Karoq edition and something else
Registration date : 2008-02-11

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PostSubject: Re: "The Joker 67" Bug resto    "The Joker 67"  Bug resto  - Page 6 EmptyMon Jul 20, 2009 8:36 pm

the plates are slightly longer to keep the tracking in line, as when you lower the car the rear end starts to toe the rear wheels in.

andy
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nomates
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Male Number of posts : 18609
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Location : weston-s-mare
My Ride(s) : 1967 fridolin and 1966 (award winning-and yea i am being gay) ghia and 1960 bubble car
Registration date : 2006-11-19

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PostSubject: Re: "The Joker 67" Bug resto    "The Joker 67"  Bug resto  - Page 6 EmptyMon Jul 20, 2009 8:41 pm

so , does this need any mods ....longer brake lines ect ....or is it just a bolt on mod ...with no worries ?
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joker 67
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joker 67

Male Number of posts : 3498
Age : 50
Location : Clevedon
My Ride(s) : 2018 Skoda Karoq edition and something else
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PostSubject: Re: "The Joker 67" Bug resto    "The Joker 67"  Bug resto  - Page 6 EmptyMon Jul 20, 2009 9:36 pm

just bolt on, as only takes the wheels to original position.

andy
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Mr Scoops
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My Ride(s) : 1991 Vanagon GL Westfalia 2.1: 2011 A3 S-Line
Registration date : 2006-08-19

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PostSubject: Re: "The Joker 67" Bug resto    "The Joker 67"  Bug resto  - Page 6 EmptyMon Jul 20, 2009 9:38 pm

How low can you go by just adding the adjustable rear plates??

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Gungemyster
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Gungemyster

Male Number of posts : 12659
Age : 48
Location : Weston-super-mud
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Registration date : 2008-03-28

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PostSubject: Re: "The Joker 67" Bug resto    "The Joker 67"  Bug resto  - Page 6 EmptyMon Jul 20, 2009 9:48 pm

I have slept with my mate gran, then stole £5 out of her perse!! (thats pretty low!!)
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joker 67
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joker 67

Male Number of posts : 3498
Age : 50
Location : Clevedon
My Ride(s) : 2018 Skoda Karoq edition and something else
Registration date : 2008-02-11

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PostSubject: Re: "The Joker 67" Bug resto    "The Joker 67"  Bug resto  - Page 6 EmptyTue Jul 21, 2009 3:25 pm

Mr Scoops wrote:
How low can you go by just adding the adjustable rear plates??

2" inches i think.

andy
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Gungemyster
a.k.a. Clunge, The Club Deviant
a.k.a. Clunge, The Club Deviant
Gungemyster

Male Number of posts : 12659
Age : 48
Location : Weston-super-mud
My Ride(s) : 1975 south african imported beetle two tone grey, 1997 Red T4 shag palace
Registration date : 2008-03-28

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PostSubject: Re: "The Joker 67" Bug resto    "The Joker 67"  Bug resto  - Page 6 EmptyTue Jul 21, 2009 9:40 pm

Just been out the unit, all I can say is wow!! shorty will post pics later.
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HRD
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HRD

Male Number of posts : 1507
Age : 41
Location : Bridgwater!!!!!!
My Ride(s) : Too many to list!
Registration date : 2009-05-04

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PostSubject: Re: "The Joker 67" Bug resto    "The Joker 67"  Bug resto  - Page 6 EmptyTue Jul 21, 2009 9:45 pm

come on its bin4 mins now!!!!! so wheres pics we want to see pics. lol
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nomates
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nomates

Male Number of posts : 18609
Age : 47
Location : weston-s-mare
My Ride(s) : 1967 fridolin and 1966 (award winning-and yea i am being gay) ghia and 1960 bubble car
Registration date : 2006-11-19

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PICS......this is the pol--------ice ..
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