AzBaja.com, Home of the VW Baja Bug  
Toggle ContentToggle Content
Toggle Content AzBaja Site info

Welcome Anonymous

Nickname
Password

Membership:
Latest: xbluegto
New Today: 0
New Yesterday: 0
Overall: 3573

People Online:
Members: 0
Visitors: 219
Total: 219
Who Is Where:
 Visitors:
01: Baja Forums
02: Baja Forums
03: AMAZON.com
04: AMAZON.com
05: Baja Forums
06: AMAZON.com
07: AMAZON.com
08: Baja Forums
09: Baja Forums
10: AMAZON.com
11: AMAZON.com
12: Baja Forums
13: AMAZON.com
14: Baja Forums
15: AMAZON.com
16: Baja Forums
17: AMAZON.com
18: AMAZON.com
19: Baja Forums
20: AMAZON.com
21: AMAZON.com
22: AMAZON.com
23: Baja Forums
24: AMAZON.com
25: AMAZON.com
26: Event Calendar
27: AMAZON.com
28: AMAZON.com
29: AMAZON.com
30: AMAZON.com
31: Baja Forums
32: AMAZON.com
33: Baja Forums
34: Baja Forums
35: Baja Forums
36: AMAZON.com
37: AMAZON.com
38: Baja Forums
39: AMAZON.com
40: AMAZON.com
41: Baja Forums
42: Baja Forums
43: AMAZON.com
44: AMAZON.com
45: AMAZON.com
46: Baja Forums
47: Event Calendar
48: AMAZON.com
49: AMAZON.com
50: Baja Forums
51: AMAZON.com
52: Baja Forums
53: Baja Forums
54: Baja Forums
55: Baja Forums
56: AMAZON.com
57: AMAZON.com
58: Baja Forums
59: AMAZON.com
60: AMAZON.com
61: Baja Forums
62: Baja Forums
63: Baja Forums
64: AMAZON.com
65: Baja Forums
66: AMAZON.com
67: AMAZON.com
68: Baja Forums
69: Baja Forums
70: AMAZON.com
71: Baja Forums
72: Baja Forums
73: AMAZON.com
74: AMAZON.com
75: Baja Forums
76: Baja Forums
77: Baja Forums
78: AMAZON.com
79: AMAZON.com
80: AMAZON.com
81: AMAZON.com
82: Baja Forums
83: Baja Forums
84: AMAZON.com
85: AMAZON.com
86: AMAZON.com
87: AMAZON.com
88: AMAZON.com
89: AMAZON.com
90: AMAZON.com
91: AMAZON.com
92: Home
93: AMAZON.com
94: AMAZON.com
95: Baja Forums
96: AMAZON.com
97: AMAZON.com
98: AMAZON.com
99: AMAZON.com
100: AMAZON.com
101: AMAZON.com
102: Baja Forums
103: AMAZON.com
104: Baja Forums
105: Baja Forums
106: AMAZON.com
107: AMAZON.com
108: Baja Forums
109: AMAZON.com
110: AMAZON.com
111: AMAZON.com
112: AMAZON.com
113: AMAZON.com
114: AMAZON.com
115: Baja Forums
116: AMAZON.com
117: AMAZON.com
118: AMAZON.com
119: AMAZON.com
120: AMAZON.com
121: AMAZON.com
122: Baja Forums
123: AMAZON.com
124: Baja Forums
125: Baja Forums
126: Baja Forums
127: AMAZON.com
128: AMAZON.com
129: Baja Forums
130: AMAZON.com
131: AMAZON.com
132: AMAZON.com
133: AMAZON.com
134: AMAZON.com
135: AMAZON.com
136: Baja Forums
137: Baja Forums
138: Baja Forums
139: Baja Forums
140: Baja Forums
141: AMAZON.com
142: AMAZON.com
143: AMAZON.com
144: AMAZON.com
145: Baja Forums
146: AMAZON.com
147: AMAZON.com
148: AMAZON.com
149: Baja Forums
150: AMAZON.com
151: Baja Forums
152: AMAZON.com
153: AMAZON.com
154: Baja Forums
155: AMAZON.com
156: AMAZON.com
157: Baja Forums
158: AMAZON.com
159: AMAZON.com
160: Baja Forums
161: Baja Forums
162: Home
163: AMAZON.com
164: AMAZON.com
165: Baja Forums
166: AMAZON.com
167: AMAZON.com
168: Baja Forums
169: Event Calendar
170: AMAZON.com
171: AMAZON.com
172: AMAZON.com
173: AMAZON.com
174: AMAZON.com
175: AMAZON.com
176: AMAZON.com
177: AMAZON.com
178: AMAZON.com
179: My Account
180: Baja Forums
181: Baja Forums
182: AMAZON.com
183: AMAZON.com
184: AMAZON.com
185: Baja Forums
186: AMAZON.com
187: AMAZON.com
188: Event Calendar
189: My Account
190: AMAZON.com
191: Baja Forums
192: AMAZON.com
193: Baja Forums
194: AMAZON.com
195: AMAZON.com
196: Baja Forums
197: Event Calendar
198: Baja Forums
199: AMAZON.com
200: Baja Forums
201: AMAZON.com
202: Baja Forums
203: AMAZON.com
204: AMAZON.com
205: Baja Forums
206: Baja Forums
207: Baja Forums
208: AMAZON.com
209: AMAZON.com
210: Baja Forums
211: AMAZON.com
212: AMAZON.com
213: AMAZON.com
214: AMAZON.com
215: AMAZON.com
216: Baja Forums
217: AMAZON.com
218: Baja Forums
219: Pictures

Staff Online:

No staff members are online!

Toggle Content GPS

Baja Forums -:- AzBaja.com Members -:- New Members -:- Hey- new dude here
Amazon Store

Hey- new dude here
Tell us about your self. Who are you, how did you find AzBaja.com etc. Start your first post here with your user name as the subject.
Users browsing this topic: None
Post new topic Reply to topic Printer Friendly Page

1 2
>
View previous topic :: View next topic
Author Message
fader426
Recruit
Recruit

fader426

Offline

Joined: Jan 13, 2008
Posts: 12
Location: 92646
Karma: 0

Post Post subject: Hey- new dude here
Posted: Mon Jan 14, 2008 01:42 AM
Reply with quote

Hi- I just got a Baja that is a '67 body on a '69 chassis. It was owned by my Uncle for 15 years, but has been sitting not running the last 3. Hi-comp 1835 w/midrange cam, Porsche 2bbl carb, body lift, alternator kit, Bosch electronic ignition, Bilsteins, 24 gallon aluminum fuel tank, 1-piece hood, front/rear tube bumpers, oil cooler, Hurst shifter, alum front wheels, etc. It was used to tow their little alum fishing boat in the mountains and for other fun. It's pretty cool of course but obviously needs some attention because of the sitting! I have alot of VWs in the family, my Dad had a Baja when I was kid, my Brother now has a '63 Manx, (we both live in Huntington Beach, CA) my Uncle and Cousin both have Manxs and my other Cousin has a Baja! (all 3 of them in Lake Havasu City) What are we fricken' nuts!!!?? I don't have any pics yet, and right now I'm in the middle of bringing it back to life. When I get further I'll start snapping shots.

Sean


_________________
SF
Back to top
View user's profile Visit poster's website
Mykul
Master SGT.
Master SGT.

Mykul

Offline

Joined: Mar 18, 2006
Posts: 2162
Location: San Tan Valley, AZ
Karma: +10

Post Post subject: Re: Hey- new dude here
Posted: Mon Jan 14, 2008 03:06 AM
Reply with quote

Cool! Welcome.

Back to top
View user's profile Send e-mail
joxracing
SGT. 1st Class
SGT. 1st Class

joxracing

Offline

Joined: Dec 31, 2007
Posts: 968
Location: Marquette MI(da UP eh!)
Karma: +2

Post Post subject: Re: Hey- new dude here
Posted: Mon Jan 14, 2008 03:55 AM
Reply with quote

sound like a beast


_________________
1966 VW Baja.
Work in progress.
JACQUES RACING
MQT, MI.
Back to top
View user's profile AIM Address
57baja
SGT. 1st Class
SGT. 1st Class

57baja

Offline

Joined: Jan 07, 2008
Posts: 1582
Location: Pasadena, California
Karma: +34

Post Post subject: Re: Hey- new dude here
Posted: Mon Jan 14, 2008 04:52 AM
Reply with quote

Cool... Another Californian. Welcome to the board, and maybe we can hook up some time.

Back to top
View user's profile
AzBaja
1st SGT.
1st SGT.

AzBaja

Offline

Joined: Mar 06, 2006
Posts: 4514
Location: Mesa, AZ
Recruit
Officers (Dues)
Karma: +16

Post Post subject: Re: Hey- new dude here
Posted: Mon Jan 14, 2008 11:27 AM
Reply with quote

welcome on board


_________________
There has been a hostile takeover by an extreme militant group with an unknown agenda, I have lost complete control of AzBaja.com..... ︻┳デ═一

AzBaja.com founding officer and CEO



www.scoutmagazine.com
www.IMRRO.com
Back to top
View user's profile Visit poster's website
jamesr6168
Command Staff
Command Staff

jamesr6168

Offline

Joined: Feb 02, 2007
Posts: 2114
Location: The Great WHITE NORTH! Hibbing,Mn
Karma: +15

Post Post subject: Re: Hey- new dude here
Posted: Mon Jan 14, 2008 04:04 PM
Reply with quote

Smile GLAD YOUR HERE,,WELCOME!!!


_________________
... HAMMER IT TO FIT,,PAINT IT TO MATCH !!! A people that values its privileges above its principles ,Will soon lose both!
Back to top
View user's profile Skype
fader426
Recruit
Recruit

fader426

Offline

Joined: Jan 13, 2008
Posts: 12
Location: 92646
Karma: 0

Post Post subject: Re: Hey- new dude here
Posted: Thu Jan 17, 2008 09:18 AM
Reply with quote

Thanks everyone. As soon as I get back under it I'll start taking pics and giving updates. Which area of the forum is best for that?


_________________
SF
Back to top
View user's profile Visit poster's website
shpuz
Corporal
Corporal

shpuz

Offline

Joined: Aug 01, 2006
Posts: 188
Location: tribune kansas
Karma: 0

Post Post subject: Re: Hey- new dude here
Posted: Thu Jan 17, 2008 09:38 AM
Reply with quote

welcome to the forum! i also have a porsche 2bbl, but its connected to a 2.0L porsche motor Smile


cant wait to see pics!


_________________


Quote::
I still don't understand how the muffler bearings enhance the performance of the cupholders...
Back to top
View user's profile
Javabob
Recruit
Recruit

Javabob

Offline

Joined: Jan 15, 2008
Posts: 4
Location: Dorset,England
Karma: 0

Post Post subject: Re: Hey- new dude here
Posted: Thu Jan 17, 2008 11:13 AM
Reply with quote

Hi,sounds like your family has quite a collection


_________________
Rob
Back to top
View user's profile Visit poster's website Yahoo Messenger
fader426
Recruit
Recruit

fader426

Offline

Joined: Jan 13, 2008
Posts: 12
Location: 92646
Karma: 0

Post Post subject: Re: Hey- new dude here
Posted: Sat Mar 01, 2008 10:18 AM
Reply with quote



_________________
SF
Back to top
View user's profile Visit poster's website
fader426
Recruit
Recruit

fader426

Offline

Joined: Jan 13, 2008
Posts: 12
Location: 92646
Karma: 0

Post Post subject: Re: Hey- new dude here
Posted: Sat Mar 01, 2008 10:24 AM
Reply with quote

Hey Guys- so I started on it. Freed up the engine, cut the rusted exhaust off, installed a new system without heater boxes. Started cleaning up the wiring, flushed the fuel tank, oil lines, cooler, crank case, etc. Plugs, valve adjust. Fired it up, 4 heat cycles, 2 oil changes, etc. It starts and runs good, idles erratic, needs carb cleaning. So here's some pics so far. Sorry they're so big.





_________________
SF
Back to top
View user's profile Visit poster's website
AzBaja
1st SGT.
1st SGT.

AzBaja

Offline

Joined: Mar 06, 2006
Posts: 4514
Location: Mesa, AZ
Recruit
Officers (Dues)
Karma: +16

Post Post subject: Re: Hey- new dude here
Posted: Sat Mar 01, 2008 11:22 AM
Reply with quote

nice, and nice shop.


_________________
There has been a hostile takeover by an extreme militant group with an unknown agenda, I have lost complete control of AzBaja.com..... ︻┳デ═一

AzBaja.com founding officer and CEO



www.scoutmagazine.com
www.IMRRO.com
Back to top
View user's profile Visit poster's website
1FASTHOE
Master SGT.
Master SGT.

1FASTHOE

Offline

Joined: Mar 31, 2006
Posts: 2089
Location: gilbert az
Karma: +3

Post Post subject: Re: Hey- new dude here
Posted: Sat Mar 01, 2008 08:01 PM
Reply with quote

are thoses motorcycle gas tanks hanging on the wall ?
what kinda of shop is that ? welcome...


_________________
Back to top
View user's profile
57baja
SGT. 1st Class
SGT. 1st Class

57baja

Offline

Joined: Jan 07, 2008
Posts: 1582
Location: Pasadena, California
Karma: +34

Post Post subject: Re: Hey- new dude here
Posted: Mon Mar 03, 2008 06:51 AM
Reply with quote

That's a pretty solid looking ride, bro. You should be ready to roll in no time!

Back to top
View user's profile
fader426
Recruit
Recruit

fader426

Offline

Joined: Jan 13, 2008
Posts: 12
Location: 92646
Karma: 0

Post Post subject: Re: Hey- new dude here
Posted: Mon Mar 03, 2008 07:17 AM
Reply with quote

Thanks guys. Yes it's a motorcycle shop, I'm the Tech and Parts guy. The building was an auto body shop years ago, so it has car-width roll doors, and luckily the boss is also a Mopar and British car nut so he lets me keep my Bug and road-race bikes there along with his cars. (coincidentally, in the '80's he used to buy Bugs from out of state and bring them to CA to fix up and re-sell) My shop is www.motoguzziclassics.com or www.myspace.com/motoguzziclassics

Sean


_________________
SF
Back to top
View user's profile Visit poster's website

1 2
>
Post new topic Reply to topic Printer Friendly Page
You cannot post new topics in this forum
You can reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot vote in polls in this forum
You cannot attach files in this forum
You cannot download files in this forum

Toggle Content Picture Box

Toggle Content Great things to Buy

Toggle Content Other Sites

Toggle Content Parts - For your Car

If you see Errors please E-mail Eric (AT) AzBaja.com X XX XXX
azbaja.com Webutation

eXTReMe Tracker
XXXX
The logos and trademarks used on this site are the property of their respective owners
We are not responsible for comments posted by our users, as they are the property of the poster. Any use, commercial or educational, requires written permission from the author.
Interactive software released under GNU GPL, Code Credits, Privacy Policy