Monthly Archives: September 2010

Car Shelters for Westys

I just bought the gray car shelter from Harbor Freight a couple of weeks ago. (model  42211-VGA Portable Garage @ $199.99) It just barely fits a Westy, with a bike rack on the back, the front could just fit inside the … Continue reading

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Amazing Bay!

I was looking through old photos with my 4 year old daughter and she was very impressed with this westy. Check out the “paint” job.  I took these photos in August 2002 at a music festival in Point Roberts, Washington.  … Continue reading

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Gas Tank Area Painted

step by step things are sloooowly coming along. Gas tank area has been painted. Next comes engine compartment in Orly Blue!

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What was I thinking?

more photos at http://edbee.ca/Westfalia.aspx

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vanagon improvements!

Things are starting to look better under the blue syncro.  I have mostly finished the sandblasting and all blasted areas have at least one coat of gray POR-15 primer.

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Restoration Project – ’91 syncro westy

The restoration project of “blue westy” a 1991 syncro westy started in September 2009 when I bought a second-hand Bostig 2.0 kit and a couple of Zetec engines. I pulled the waterboxer a few weeks later and decided it made … Continue reading

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Hello world!

My first WordPress site and first post.  The purpose of this site is to share info about my Syncro Westfalia restoration project and whatever else I might decide is worth putting up here.  This blog will eventually take the place … Continue reading

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