John JonesKeymasterJanuary 2, 2018 at 8:47 pmPost count: 2561
a box of expensive shit came in…. Hope you been hittin boards… 😉 all new brake system… gonna be awesome…. 😀FranzKeymasterJanuary 3, 2018 at 10:41 amPost count: 1232
You got some funky stuff going on. 1968 is a one year only drum..but you have different backing plates. One backing plate is 68 type, and the other is 69-70 type. I did’nt realize. The outter dust seal to the backing plate is slightly different. 69 is larger.
I was able to modify a 69-70 drum to fit 68 backing plate by parting the outer ring.JdawgParticipantJanuary 3, 2018 at 3:51 pmPost count: 379
Franz is the king of hitting the curve ball…Thats the type of solution other shops wont and in most cases cant come up with.John JonesKeymasterJanuary 4, 2018 at 7:12 amPost count: 2561
I agree with Justin… Most shops would have thrown up their tools and ordered more parts… Clean shop handled the speedbump… Hell. most shops don’t even have the tools to do what Franz did… 😉
KCW is a one stop shop.. All your Volkswagen problems can be solved at 801 Kimball.. 😉 😉 😉 we’ve even been known to help with other problems from time to time.. 😉unkParticipantJanuary 4, 2018 at 8:36 amPost count: 17768tintopParticipantJanuary 4, 2018 at 9:02 amPost count: 362
Thanks franz and pat for fixing me up. Got the skills to pay the billz at Kcw that’s for sure and the tools. So blessed to have these guys so close they open up there arms like a family to fix and hang out and make good memories. Can’t wait to camp at BBB. Woohoo🤪FranzKeymasterJanuary 4, 2018 at 9:22 amPost count: 1232
I get lucky. I thought I seriously fucked-up yesterday.
Those drums are like a $180 each, and would have cost $150 to next day ship. 68 drums are one year only because the backing plate is like a 64-67 style.
Peet is killing it today. Should be able to drive it home this weekend if you want.John JonesKeymasterJanuary 5, 2018 at 8:11 amPost count: 2561
Peet knocked it out for ya yesterday! I think it’s done! 😀68tintopParticipantJanuary 5, 2018 at 8:38 amPost count: 362
Thanks you Pat for the hard work buddy. Working on my baywindow is a pain in the ass but I appreciate it. I gotta catch a ride down so I can bring her home and load her up so keep your eyes peeled for dirty hippie guy on a bike😜68tintopParticipantJanuary 6, 2018 at 12:58 pmPost count: 362
Trying to find a ride down so I can drive my bus back. Nothing yet. Maybe tomorrow. 😩John JonesKeymasterJanuary 6, 2018 at 2:08 pmPost count: 2561
I could be talked into bringing it to you… Two of my favorite things are in G-Wood… 😉68tintopParticipantJanuary 7, 2018 at 9:30 amPost count: 362
Hopefully I can make it down to get my bus today. My heater in my house took a shit. Son of a bitch. I got my buddy trying to fix it so I got my fingers crossed he can get a fan blower motor on Monday and install Monday night so I. CAn leave on Tuesday night to Kcw. CRAPPIN MY STYLE. 🙁
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