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BillG is replacing the grille slats with mesh inserts. Next up: Refinishing the dash and refurbishing the gauges. — updated 1 month ago

  • Age: 66
  • Gender: M
  • Address: Houston, Texas
    United States
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    Found a new mechanic who actually knows VW engines (and drives a '63 Beetle himself). He discovered that the electric fuel pump I'd had installed was mounted wrong, was wired...

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    Almost stranded
    I seem to have developed an intermittent starting problem. Ran a few errands the other day, and stopped for a bite to eat. When I climbed back in the Lafer to head home, turning...

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    Bad vibrations
    I was getting a bad front-end vibration between 40-43 mph, regardless of whether the road was smooth or bumpy. Below that and above it -- no problem. A quick stop at my nearby...

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One of a very few MP Lafer Tourist International models in North American. This is a very rare driving machine. Bill's persitance and his wife's encouragement has paid off!
Great Job, Bill.
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