Monthly Archives: June 2011

syncro vanagon – shifter rear boots

Hi Alistair, (of shufti.wordpress.com fame) Here are some photos of the rear shifter boots. The new white bushing shown in the photo with all the parts actually couldn’t end up working in that location with the shifter boots. I ended … Continue reading

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loose ends – removing front wheel bearing inner race from hubs

Trying to get ready for assembling the syncro vanagon front suspension which hopefully will happen soon: needed to get the inner bearing races off and didn’t have any special puller like the one shown in Bentley. They were tight and … Continue reading

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light at the end of the tunnel

Finally can see the light at the end of the tunnel… the van now has the following parts installed: fuel filler and related bits, radiator, new stainless rad pipes, heater hoses, shifter box and front half of linkage and steering … Continue reading

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