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harvola1
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My 1985 Westy Is Great Except For It Randomly Doesn't Start.

It sounds like it's not getting spark, fuel or oxygen. the mechanics at the old volks home are baffled. It's a random thing, but once it doesn't start, i have to wait 2-3 hours before it might start...

16 views with 1 answer (last answer 2 weeks ago)
Chrismb
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87 Vanagon Heater Wont Shut Off Completely

when the heater controls are "off" position, heat still enters cab. what is the fix?

24 views with 4 answers (last answer about a month ago)
fallingriver0304
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My Oil Light And Buzzer In My 1987 Vw Vanagon Got New Pump Oil Oil Pressure...

my oil light and buzzer is on i put new oil pump oil and oil pressure switch what can it be

18 views with 1 answer (last answer about a month ago)
vwguatemala
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Why Is It Hard To Put In First Gear?

I can put my 87 Westy into any gear but first

23 views with 1 answer (last answer about a month ago)
vstottman
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Bought Vw Beetle 2002 The Fuel Injection Pump Has Been Blued Together, Is T...

After buying a2002 VW my mechanic checked under the motor cover to find that the injection pump has been glued with epoxy. unfortunately the sales man became 'distracted' when asked to open the cover,...

17 views with 2 answers (last answer 2 months ago)
wwubbly
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Can Anyone Identify The Round Filler Cap?

I just put oil where I thought it went but then found the right place. Where did I put the oil and how bad did I mess my van up? The large round cap is below "3" and to the right of the "1" and "2" ...

34 views with 2 answers (last answer 2 months ago)
cuddlebug
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Where Is The Fuel Pump In A 1983 Vw Vanagon?

Is it an external pump? Is it located under the van about midway between the engine and the front of the vehicle?.

16 views with 2 answers (last answer 2 months ago)
cuddlebug
5

What Would Cause A Loud Whining Noise Under The Bench/bed?

We were having engine starting issues. Replace fuel pump, fuel filters, pump relays, fuel tank sending unit, etc. Previous owner claimed to have replaced starter. We replaced battery.

17 views with 1 answer (last answer 2 months ago)
Tswrims
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Why Won't It Start Up ?

I have an 88 vanagon and will start right up ! But you drive it and then if u stop to get something at store it won't start again ? We tried starter fluid but didn't work ! But then wait bout hour o...

117 views with 20 answers (last answer 3 months ago)
eliasp
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Having Issues With Bleeding Coolant System

Blew a coolant hose, have been attempting to bleed at the radiator(and yes, the front end is elevated. It does not seem to be bleeding and the level of coolant in reservoir has not changed at all

42 views with 2 answers (last answer 4 months ago)
quirkywords
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Has Anyone Modified Metal Rear Bumper 251 807 311d To Replace The Fiberglas...

I have a 1991 vanagon and would like to replace the fiberglass number. The bumper for sale say they do not replace the plastic ones. Except gowesty who says they will fit with modification. thank...

37 views with 4 answers (last answer 4 months ago)
Cliff Powell
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Warning Light Batt

13 views with 1 answer (last answer 4 months ago)
volksy
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My Radiator Fan On My 1990 Vanagon Just Stopped Working Also Sometimes A R...

the coolant fan on my 1990 vanagon just stopped working although it doesn't seem to be overheating maybe a little also occasionally a red light over speedo and a buzzer come on after freeway usually o...

67 views with 4 answers (last answer 4 months ago)
dubesor1
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1982 Vanagan : Keep Burning Out Half-shafts; Preceded By Thumping Noise, T...

Have installed 3 sets of half-shafts, less than 10K on each ; thumping noise on light load precedes shafts burning out ; manual trans, 30K on new engine. What's going wrong?

28 views with 1 answer (last answer 4 months ago)
Millie63
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I Bought A Vw 1984 And I Need Someone To Work On It. Do You Know Anyone?

It will start but will not stay running. There was some gas come out the exhaust.

39 views with 3 answers (last answer 5 months ago)
jwalker922
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How Can I Tell If My 83 Vanagan Brake Booster Is Bad....i Just Replace Mc A...

brakes work ok ....idle is slower when brakes are depressed . I know where the booster is but not sure it will come out top of dash??? help please

63 views with 1 answer (last answer about a month ago)
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