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Forum: Suspension June 24th 2013, 08:19
Replies: 2
Views: 1,186
Posted By trevorbrady
what to grab from a 944?

I've been out of the loop for waaaay too long now and I've forgotten most of what I knew about what stuff to grab from a 944 to fit to a semi-auto beetle chassis. It's a beam front, IRS rear chassis....
Forum: Transmissions May 5th 2009, 15:24
Replies: 26
Views: 3,140
Posted By trevorbrady
sorry, no torque specs :(

sorry, no torque specs :(
Forum: Transmissions May 4th 2009, 15:38
Replies: 26
Views: 3,140
Posted By trevorbrady
there's a single bolt in the centre of them...

there's a single bolt in the centre of them (17mm/19mm, I can't remember) and they just "plug out". Installation is the reverse of removal, as they Haynes manual says. :lmao:
Forum: Transmissions May 4th 2009, 13:53
Replies: 26
Views: 3,140
Posted By trevorbrady
I now have 930 size output shafts (redrilled to...

I now have 930 size output shafts (redrilled to 944/VW Type4/VW bus size CV bolt pattern), 944 CV joints, early turbo aluminium trailing arms, 944 turbo drive shafts and it all works nicely.
...
Forum: Suspension April 25th 2008, 13:27
Replies: 5
Views: 535
Posted By trevorbrady
yeah, you'll find the VW/Audi logo inside the...

yeah, you'll find the VW/Audi logo inside the steering wheel of a Porsche 924 (and I'm sure many other 924 parts too). I presume it's standard for parts manufactured under the VAG group...
Forum: Wheels February 5th 2008, 18:49
Replies: 2
Views: 618
Posted By trevorbrady
5x110? what car are they from? where in...

5x110? what car are they from?

where in Ireland are you? I'm in Portlaoise :)
Forum: Transmissions January 23rd 2008, 17:39
Replies: 6
Views: 752
Posted By trevorbrady
then you can use 930 or 944 cvs with redrilled...

then you can use 930 or 944 cvs with redrilled output flanges. Can't say what year, just make sure the car they come from has narrow aluminium arms same as yours.
Forum: Transmissions January 23rd 2008, 17:20
Replies: 6
Views: 752
Posted By trevorbrady
presuming your 915 has coarse splinesin the...

presuming your 915 has coarse splinesin the ouputs, you can use 901 output flanges and VW type1 CVs on the inner end of the drive shaft or use 930 sized output flanges and 930 sized CVs on the inner...
Forum: Engines January 14th 2008, 05:58
Replies: 9
Views: 968
Posted By trevorbrady
any engine will fit any car if you're prepared to...

any engine will fit any car if you're prepared to make it fit. The 924 engine wouldn't be one of the obvious choices for an engine conversion into a beetle. It's an inline 4 and would be very tall in...
Forum: Transmissions December 27th 2007, 19:21
Replies: 26
Views: 3,140
Posted By trevorbrady
Martin, I tested those 901 flanges in my 915...

Martin, I tested those 901 flanges in my 915 transmission in my VW chassis using stock VW type1 IRS trailing arms, stock VW type1 drive shafts and stock VW type1 CVs. Everything mated up nicely.
...
Forum: Transmissions December 26th 2007, 09:51
Replies: 26
Views: 3,140
Posted By trevorbrady
http://www.veewrx.com/VWRX-engine-gearbox/7-5-05-o...

http://www.veewrx.com/VWRX-engine-gearbox/7-5-05-outputs2.jpg

901 (type1 sized CV) flange on left, 915 (930 sized CV) on right

as skywalker says, 90mm outside diameter
Forum: Transmissions December 25th 2007, 17:22
Replies: 26
Views: 3,140
Posted By trevorbrady
I have a pair of type1 CV sized output flanges to...

I have a pair of type1 CV sized output flanges to fit a 901 (coarse splines) I will sell if you need them :)

They are drilled for 6 holes:
...
Forum: German Look Tuning November 10th 2007, 15:39
Replies: 49
Views: 3,587
Posted By trevorbrady
This is just a thought but if the problem is with...

This is just a thought but if the problem is with air gathering under the wings (fenders) and causing lift, then could wheel arch liners not be used like in modern cars that would have the effect of...
Forum: Body June 4th 2007, 14:58
Replies: 5
Views: 431
Posted By trevorbrady
start the lip of the rubber over the steel flange...

start the lip of the rubber over the steel flange by hand, or gently with a screwdriver. With someone keeping pressure on the outside pull one of the cords from the inside to continue the lip being...
Forum: Suspension June 4th 2007, 14:39
Replies: 2
Views: 466
Posted By trevorbrady
i think you've answered your own question. type2...

i think you've answered your own question. type2 CVs are the same as 944 CVs
Forum: German Look Tuning June 3rd 2007, 18:52
Replies: 24
Views: 2,545
Posted By trevorbrady
why did you use spacers?

why did you use spacers?
Forum: Suspension June 3rd 2007, 18:14
Replies: 6
Views: 698
Posted By trevorbrady
I think the general rule is to use drive shafts...

I think the general rule is to use drive shafts to suit the arms you use. I.e. if you use steel arms, use driveshafts from a car that had steel arms. I've got the *narrower* aluminium trailing arms...
Forum: German Look Tuning June 3rd 2007, 18:02
Replies: 24
Views: 2,545
Posted By trevorbrady
hey Yetibone, your car looks great, well done! ...

hey Yetibone, your car looks great, well done!

those are early aluminium rear trailing arms, right? and Boxster wheels? The offset on those rear wheels is ET50mm right? How much wider than stock...
Forum: German Look Tuning May 28th 2007, 06:09
Replies: 6
Views: 1,024
Posted By trevorbrady
interesting rear anti-roll bar, I've never seen...

interesting rear anti-roll bar, I've never seen one to fix onto the shock mounts before. Looks like a nice project :)
Forum: Brakes May 27th 2007, 09:41
Replies: 13
Views: 913
Posted By trevorbrady
I have Horizon calipers on my bug. I can't say...

I have Horizon calipers on my bug. I can't say which years they came from but they are definitely Girling branded calipers. Hope this helps :)
Forum: Body May 26th 2007, 05:48
Replies: 7
Views: 739
Posted By trevorbrady
thanks bullyboy for the pics, and for the info...

thanks bullyboy for the pics, and for the info speedy. I've got the narrower of the two types of alu trailing arms, so will be slightly wider than your n/a ones.
Forum: Wheels May 23rd 2007, 16:15
Replies: 10
Views: 1,213
Posted By trevorbrady
Shane, look here: http://www.eiretyres.com/ ...

Shane, look here:

http://www.eiretyres.com/

prices are delivered to your door. I've used them before, I couldn't find a better price in the country...
Forum: Body May 23rd 2007, 06:10
Replies: 7
Views: 739
Posted By trevorbrady
cheers John, that exactly what I was looking for....

cheers John, that exactly what I was looking for. tell me, what trailing arms do you have fitted? What width and offset are those wheels? I'm presuming they're Boxster Sport Classics? So 8.5J x 17...
Forum: Body May 22nd 2007, 10:13
Replies: 7
Views: 739
Posted By trevorbrady
yeah I thought so, but I'd still like to see just...

yeah I thought so, but I'd still like to see just to put my mind at ease... :)
Forum: Body May 21st 2007, 18:12
Replies: 7
Views: 739
Posted By trevorbrady
pics of widened/flared wings (fenders) on an oval?

obviously there are lloads of pictures of late model bugs with widened or flared wings, but how about pics of an oval with wider wings? I'll need wide ones to cover the wheels of my car but I'm...
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