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by Hotzenplotz
Mon Mar 30, 2020 3:19 am
Forum: Owner builds, customizations & accessories
Topic: VW Jetronic mechanical fuel injection swap
Replies: 13
Views: 772
Austria

Re: VW Jetronic mechanical fuel injection swap

AudioNW As far as I can tell you create replacement pieces for the carburators and install the injectors there. The pic from Joeri shows the injectors much closer to the inlet valves. I would machine down the inlet manifolds to create a flat surface, and cast small injector holders that can be bolte...
by Hotzenplotz
Sun Mar 22, 2020 8:23 am
Forum: Drivetrain
Topic: cylinder cup and seal
Replies: 7
Views: 313
Austria

Re: cylinder cup and seal

I have used that approach for brake cylinders on the front axle. They have the bleeding connector facing inwards and another smaller pipe connecting both cylinders. I took an old piece of brake pipe and soldered a grease nipple to the other end. So I was able to use the full pressure of the grease g...
by Hotzenplotz
Sun Mar 22, 2020 3:27 am
Forum: Drivetrain
Topic: cylinder cup and seal
Replies: 7
Views: 313
Austria

Re: cylinder cup and seal

If compressed air does not work i have successfully used a grease gun .
Just bear in mind that you have to degrease all parts properly....
by Hotzenplotz
Wed Mar 18, 2020 3:52 am
Forum: Engine
Topic: Oil pressure drop, 712 Pinz
Replies: 6
Views: 497
Austria

Re: Oil pressure drop, 712 Pinz

Pinz aus

Once you remove the pan, you have access to the pump.
There is a service-note about the fastening bolts; you might want to check that

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by Hotzenplotz
Fri Feb 28, 2020 1:34 pm
Forum: Electrical
Topic: Turn signal switch smoking
Replies: 24
Views: 2535
Austria

Re: Turn signal switch smoking

The "cheeseburger style " rear lights are available as LED based units, too https://l-westfalia-eu.secure.footprint.net/medien/scaled_pix/1200/1200/000/000/000/000/062/844/65.jpg available online at https://www.westfalia-versand.at/shops/agrishop/landmaschinen_zubehoer/beleuchtung/rueck_markierungs_...
by Hotzenplotz
Mon Feb 10, 2020 1:25 am
Forum: Electrical
Topic: Headlights not working on Austrian 712K
Replies: 21
Views: 929
Austria

Re: Headlights not working on Austrian 712K

Lads the relais gets triggered on connectors 15 and 31 . So if you disconnect them and insert a bulb you can verify the light switch part of the indicator lever is ok. now I assume you have 24 volts on both input connectors, 56 and 81a. 81a has got to be active with main power on and fuse 9 ok,56 is...
by Hotzenplotz
Mon Jan 27, 2020 6:06 am
Forum: Body & Interior
Topic: Parts book help
Replies: 4
Views: 511
Austria

Re: Parts book help

gotta get used to that. Pinzgauers were made in Austria, and we do speak German, although the Germans say otherwise :-) The Swiss army has their manuals in German and French, the predominantely used languages in Switzerland I could offer an English version of 1986 for Nigeria, but the vehicles diffe...
by Hotzenplotz
Fri Jan 24, 2020 2:07 am
Forum: Body & Interior
Topic: Parts book help
Replies: 4
Views: 511
Austria

Re: Parts book help

by Hotzenplotz
Mon Jan 20, 2020 1:38 am
Forum: CLASSIFIEDS: Pinzgauers, Haflingers and Volvos For Sale. Parts and Goods too!
Topic: Pinz
Replies: 4
Views: 668
Austria

Re: Pinz

I could look after it for the next 15 years :-)
by Hotzenplotz
Tue Dec 31, 2019 3:00 am
Forum: Owner builds, customizations & accessories
Topic: LED tail lights
Replies: 17
Views: 7117
Austria

Re: LED tail lights

Tail lights with an E-approval are available here
https://www.westfalia-versand.at/shops/ ... nd-led.htm
they match the gen1 taillights of non-swiss vehicles
by Hotzenplotz
Sat Dec 14, 2019 3:20 am
Forum: Body & Interior
Topic: 3D Printing Pinz Parts
Replies: 10
Views: 1006
Austria

Re: 3D Printing Pinz Parts

give ne two weeks ....
by Hotzenplotz
Sun Nov 24, 2019 6:19 am
Forum: Body & Interior
Topic: 3D Printing Pinz Parts
Replies: 10
Views: 1006
Austria

Re: 3D Printing Pinz Parts

Jerome

I just realized the donor wiper motor is at the weekend house.
Won't be there before Chrismas, but I'll remember the topic.
by Hotzenplotz
Thu Nov 21, 2019 2:57 am
Forum: Body & Interior
Topic: 3D Printing Pinz Parts
Replies: 10
Views: 1006
Austria

Re: 3D Printing Pinz Parts

Jerome

I have bought a defective gen 1 wiper motor with working gears as part donor.
Will disassemble it and measure and take pics.
by Hotzenplotz
Tue Nov 19, 2019 1:35 pm
Forum: Body & Interior
Topic: 3D Printing Pinz Parts
Replies: 10
Views: 1006
Austria

Re: 3D Printing Pinz Parts

Jerome I have bought a new wiper motor generation 2 when the gear failed, and I guess there are many more in the same situation. https://up.picr.de/37257539fc.jpg There are a few spare parts available for generation 1 wiper motors but no gears. If I can find an intact gear and measure it, what forma...
by Hotzenplotz
Tue Nov 19, 2019 6:51 am
Forum: Body & Interior
Topic: 3D Printing Pinz Parts
Replies: 10
Views: 1006
Austria

Re: 3D Printing Pinz Parts

well, if ypou want to be really helpful, try to print the gear for the wiper motor that can't be bought as spare part ....