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by Surge23
Thu Jan 31, 2013 8:29 am
Forum: Non-Technical: Rides
Topic: can somone help post pics? mk1 cabby on air
Replies: 40
Views: 623

Re: can somone help post pics? mk1 cabby on air

Thanks for the awesome comments guys. Much appreciated.

The air can be done for a cost of about R32k and that includes all mods, c notch etc.

www.airdown.co.za
by Surge23
Wed Jan 30, 2013 1:55 pm
Forum: Non-Technical: Rides
Topic: can somone help post pics? mk1 cabby on air
Replies: 40
Views: 623

Re: can somone help post pics? mk1 cabby on air

thanks for the awesome feedback dudes
by Surge23
Wed Jan 30, 2013 12:33 pm
Forum: Non-Technical: Rides
Topic: can somone help post pics? mk1 cabby on air
Replies: 40
Views: 623

Re: can somone help post pics? mk1 cabby on air

well I went for a Geman look dudes, with a Porsche theme, Porsche paint and wheels and regarding suspension, I can just flip a switch and return to a decent heigh in 5 seconds.
by Surge23
Wed Jan 30, 2013 12:01 pm
Forum: Non-Technical: Rides
Topic: can somone help post pics? mk1 cabby on air
Replies: 40
Views: 623

Re: can somone help post pics? mk1 cabby on air

haha, thanks dude.

wallets pretty empty now
by Surge23
Wed Jan 30, 2013 11:36 am
Forum: Non-Technical: Rides
Topic: can somone help post pics? mk1 cabby on air
Replies: 40
Views: 623

can somone help post pics? mk1 cabby on air

1990 mk1 Golf cabriolet. MP9 injection system Car resprayed in Porsche Herbst Pearl Braun (paint code 40T),full Karman kit,, OEM lighting, 3 piece old school grille, early mk1 beadings. Red interior ( seats and dash knee bar),chrome golf ball gearknob,Nardi Porsche style wood steering wheel,new carp...
by Surge23
Wed Nov 07, 2012 8:48 am
Forum: General Tech Discussions
Topic: Porsche colour HerbstBraun Pearl 2c
Replies: 1
Views: 256

Porsche colour HerbstBraun Pearl 2c

Hi guys

Does anyoe know of a paint shop that can mix the Porsche colour HerbstBraun Pearl 2c.

We have tried but havent gotten the best results.

This colour is on Tank patels mk4 Golf in the UK.

any help will be appreciated.
by Surge23
Wed Mar 30, 2011 2:07 pm
Forum: General Tech Discussions
Topic: Golf mk1 Cabrio starving for fuel
Replies: 5
Views: 197

Re: Golf mk1 Cabrio starving for fuel

Hi guys

Sorry for the limited info

It was a KJet engine,converted to MP9
by Surge23
Wed Mar 30, 2011 12:51 pm
Forum: General Tech Discussions
Topic: Golf mk1 Cabrio starving for fuel
Replies: 5
Views: 197

Golf mk1 Cabrio starving for fuel

Hi all I would appreciate some advice please. The other day after filling up petrol,i took off and suddenley my car started jerking and losing power, I pulled over and the car then switched off and refused to start. We checked and the car was getting spark, the fuel pump is clicking ad fuel is runni...
by Surge23
Sat Jan 15, 2011 11:06 am
Forum: General Tech Discussions
Topic: Conversion from Right hand drive to Left hand drive
Replies: 33
Views: 2274

Re: Conversion from Right hand drive to Left hand drive

Thanks bro
My bud says the LHD pedal cluster is different, because he had to orderone for his LHD cabrio.

Not sure of the price of the steering rack, but I will go check up at VW Mooi street next week
by Surge23
Fri Jan 14, 2011 8:48 pm
Forum: General Tech Discussions
Topic: Conversion from Right hand drive to Left hand drive
Replies: 33
Views: 2274

Re: Conversion from Right hand drive to Left hand drive

My bud hooked me up with a LHD pedal cluster. The following will be needed. LHD steering rack LHD brake booster LHD steering column new clutch cable wiring might be an issue apparently there is a guy who specialises in this conversions and I believe a MK1 is easy to do this on and now for the good n...
by Surge23
Thu Jan 13, 2011 8:49 am
Forum: General Tech Discussions
Topic: Conversion from Right hand drive to Left hand drive
Replies: 33
Views: 2274

Re: Conversion from Right hand drive to Left hand drive

I have the late westy front, just need the fenders now...
by Surge23
Sat Jan 08, 2011 5:17 pm
Forum: General Tech Discussions
Topic: Conversion from Right hand drive to Left hand drive
Replies: 33
Views: 2274

Re: Conversion from Right hand drive to Left hand drive

Sorry Nic,I forgot to mention,I have American rabbit fenders, grille lights which I bought off Vortex....

So LHD conversion makes sense to me...

Westys Rule!
by Surge23
Fri Jan 07, 2011 8:47 am
Forum: General Tech Discussions
Topic: Conversion from Right hand drive to Left hand drive
Replies: 33
Views: 2274

Re: Conversion from Left hand drive to right hand drive

Apparently there is a guy in the West Rand that did this within a week, he ordered the parts from the States.

Thanks for the feedback bro
by Surge23
Fri Jan 07, 2011 8:30 am
Forum: General Tech Discussions
Topic: Conversion from Right hand drive to Left hand drive
Replies: 33
Views: 2274

Conversion from Right hand drive to Left hand drive

Hi

I have a left hand drive dash and would like to convert my RHD golf mk1 to a LHD, to make it American spec, any advice on what other parts are required?

Also does someone know who can do such a conversion?
by Surge23
Wed Jan 05, 2011 7:55 am
Forum: Non-Technical: Rides
Topic: Mk1 Cabriolet Karmann
Replies: 26
Views: 747

Re: Mk1 Cabriolet Karmann

LOL can someone help me post some new pics?
by Surge23
Mon Jan 03, 2011 11:29 am
Forum: Non-Technical: Rides
Topic: Mk1 Cabriolet Karmann
Replies: 26
Views: 747

Re: Mk1 Cabriolet Karmann

Hi

I fitted the new BBS RS step dish wheels on, can someonehelp me post pics??

Thanks
Surge
by Surge23
Thu Oct 28, 2010 9:58 am
Forum: General Tech Discussions
Topic: Moon eye wheelcaps
Replies: 23
Views: 774

Re: Moon eye wheelcaps

How much for a set of 14's Salo?
by Surge23
Thu Oct 28, 2010 9:07 am
Forum: General Tech Discussions
Topic: Moon eye wheelcaps
Replies: 23
Views: 774

Moon eye wheelcaps

Anyone know what sizes those moon eye hubcaps come in?

Any idea where I can get them?
by Surge23
Tue Oct 26, 2010 4:22 pm
Forum: Non-Technical: Rides
Topic: Mk1 Cabriolet Karmann
Replies: 26
Views: 747

Re: Mk1 Cabriolet Karmann

You can get them in 4 X 100 ET 32 and 35 rear , a nice BBS RS... running the red and gold BBS caps..

Anyone know where I couls source 185/35/17 wheels?

Thanks for all the comments guys much appreciated, hopefully now I can start working on my 79' 2 door.
by Surge23
Tue Oct 26, 2010 3:44 pm
Forum: Non-Technical: Rides
Topic: Mk1 Cabriolet Karmann
Replies: 26
Views: 747

Re: Mk1 Cabriolet Karmann

LOL, yep Shaun that was me...

I live out in Alberton...
by Surge23
Tue Oct 26, 2010 2:03 pm
Forum: Non-Technical: Rides
Topic: Mk1 Cabriolet Karmann
Replies: 26
Views: 747

Re: Mk1 Cabriolet Karmann

Will take more pics today..

The car is running a 1800 MP9 motor, motor was completley redone a month ago from pistons up to all gaskets being replaced.

Running a 40mm drop, but would like to go coilovers soon.

Runs like a dream now.

The roof cost 6K bud...
by Surge23
Tue Oct 26, 2010 12:35 pm
Forum: Non-Technical: Rides
Topic: Mk1 Cabriolet Karmann
Replies: 26
Views: 747

Re: Mk1 Cabriolet Karmann

Thanks for the feedback guys, yep its a new roof

My only concern was going 17 inch, can this still be considered Euro?
by Surge23
Tue Oct 26, 2010 10:49 am
Forum: Non-Technical: Rides
Topic: Mk1 Cabriolet Karmann
Replies: 26
Views: 747

Mk1 Cabriolet Karmann

Hi all

Could someone help me post pics of my Mk1 cabrio?

I need some constructive criticism or comemnts if any?

Thanks, much apprectiated

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