FranzKeymasterOctober 4, 2017 at 9:01 amPost count: 2974
Time to start this project. I got word that the wire harness is being made today.
ColeBParticipantOctober 4, 2017 at 9:36 amPost count: 1325
- install burly motorsports clearanced/extended rear trailing arms
- go up on tire size to 245/75/16 on audi winter alloy wheels
- porsche 930 cv joints and axles
- front big brake kit
- rear disc kit
- badass 5.43 r&p transaxle & front diff. limited slip with full lockers and decoupler
- Subaru turbo diesel ee20 engine swap
I’m so ready! Going to be awesome!JdawgParticipantOctober 4, 2017 at 10:19 amPost count: 422
uhhhhhhh this is going to be insane!AndymParticipantOctober 4, 2017 at 11:03 amPost count: 896
One of many subi swaps!! Start of kcw carrier in subi swaps!!! John loves subis!!!
Do somethingJohn JonesKeymasterOctober 4, 2017 at 11:31 amPost count: 5844
Maybe Andy is onto something here… Kustom Conversion Werks If it means I can stop doing all this manual labor, Then hell yeah!!!!!! 😉 😉 😉 😉 😉FranzKeymasterOctober 5, 2017 at 8:42 amPost count: 2974
Unpacked and started bench assembly on a whole bunch of good Burly stuff.John JonesKeymasterOctober 5, 2017 at 11:02 amPost count: 5844
I don’t know what to say… Go clean shop!!!!! 😉 😉 😉
Cole is gonna be here next week. Sunday in fact.. to help where he can on the Vanagon… Learn some of the basic’s about it etc… Should be a fun week for him…
Peet looks like he is handing this…. Nice Peet!ColeBParticipantOctober 5, 2017 at 12:36 pmPost count: 1325
So excited to see this thing in action in the clean shop! See you guys in a few days!JasonSParticipantOctober 5, 2017 at 2:28 pmPost count: 92
I cant wait to see the next chapter on Big Red! Its all the things I was not able to complete.John JonesKeymasterOctober 5, 2017 at 4:28 pmPost count: 5844
Jason… The guy with the thing right? and built this rig… Awesome… Glad to see you watching along… Peet was commenting today that whom ever did the previous work… Did a really good job! Most of all those parts are still good.. Brakes, axles etc….
Peet’s kickin ass on it.. I heard this rig is going to have AC…. WHAT!!!!!! Luxury!!!! 😉 😉 😉 😉ColeBParticipantOctober 5, 2017 at 5:04 pmPost count: 1325
This Vanagon is going to beat my brothers built out Discovery offroad! Going to be an offroad machine! Super Luxury! Camping in it feels like you’re right at home. all warm and cozy no matter the weather outside!JasonSParticipantOctober 5, 2017 at 5:10 pmPost count: 92
Yes John that’s me, Thanks for the compliment! I am excited!AndymParticipantOctober 5, 2017 at 9:15 pmPost count: 896
Franz or pat, watch out for the dip stick in the new oil pan. Atleast on the gas motors it doesn’t fit all the way down. The port in the new oil pan isn’t the same height or something. Just a heads up.
Do somethingJohn JonesKeymasterOctober 6, 2017 at 6:23 amPost count: 5844
I’m wanna see what this rig will do in Moab in about 4 weeks… 😉 😉John JonesKeymasterOctober 6, 2017 at 9:45 amPost count: 5844
Peet is all over it.. We need to send the BMS guy a link or something… He’ll like seeing his parts getting installed and used.. and may just have a pointer or two for us… if we can get him involved… 😉 😉 😉
Peet was showing me a set of coil over fox shocks for the front of this rig and a set with piggy backs for the rear… Kevin… Cole.. Order that shit up!!!! 😉 😉John JonesKeymasterOctober 6, 2017 at 9:46 amPost count: 5844
Why did they spell Vanagon with “O”?????? Vanagen looks funny now that I typed it.. 🙄 🙄ColeBParticipantOctober 6, 2017 at 1:56 pmPost count: 1325
What do I need to order? Did you email KB about it? Im bringing the awning and a few other random parts out on sunday! Moab? Cant wait!John JonesKeymasterOctober 8, 2017 at 7:54 amPost count: 5844John JonesKeymasterOctober 10, 2017 at 9:11 amPost count: 5844
a couple pics.. I dunno whats going on with it.. a lot I think. 😉John JonesKeymasterOctober 12, 2017 at 7:03 amPost count: 5844
this rig is progressing daily…
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