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Josu – 1971 VW T2 Double Cab/Doka/Crew Cab/Pick Up

I have spent 4 years searching for a double cab and finally found one when I least expected to. I had been in San Diego visiting my brother and his girlfriend and was looking at options to buy one in the USA. They were all more expensive there but as most I looked at online…
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April 9, 2020 0

Dennis – 1969 VW T2 Tintop Microbus

I sold my variant and had been looking for a double cab for more than 3 years and not found a DC anywhere in right condition, for right price… I saw on ebay in UK a 1969 California import to UK and got pn a plane to Norwich to see it. 32 hour drive later…
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April 9, 2020 0

Rita – 1972 VW Variant 1600LE Squareback

I decided to invest what money I had in the bank in a Type 3 VW which I found in Spain near Valencia. I really enjoyed owning this squareback for just over a year and used it to take my kayak to the beach at sunrise.. great running engine, great on motorway, no issues with…
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April 9, 2020 0

Fuel filler cap

Westfalia 1971 my current fuel cap seems to allow fuel to blow back out and overflow into catchment area below pipe.. not sure if its seal on filler cap or another issue.  


April 20, 2018 0

Sports Interviews

From 2005 to 2014 I was involved in running a network of sports jobs websites.. I have great pride in what I created and the fact I helped many people around the world find a job in many different sports. Here are a selection of some of the videos I made in this time.. not…
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April 19, 2017 0

VW Beetles – my teens

My first job after leaving school was with the BBC in Shepherds Bush. I used to get a 797 bus from Hatfield into London and get off at Marble Arch and then a tube to Shepherds Bush. One day as the bus was going thru Mill Hill I spotted a white VW beetle convertible at…
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February 3, 2017 0

VW 1971 T2 Westfalia Camper (Bob)

Anyone who knows me knows I have a love for VW’s and that I had 2 beetles as a teen in England. I also used to drive my Dad’s VW Camper around in my late teens and always wanted to own one myself.. fast forward to 2016 and I am proud owner of Bob.. a…
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December 19, 2016 0

VW Suppliers

Oct 2016: Recommend Autovision in Grasse for Controle Technique Euros 67 for 40 min controle. See their website at http://www.autovision-grasse.com/ Sep 2016: Slyties Restoration for repairs and servicing. Sylvain is the man, trustworthy 100% http://slytiesrestoration.wixsite.com/slyties-restoration


October 7, 2016 0

VW – Slyties Restoration Mougins

  August 2016: So I have the camper but I cant use it and I need to sort a starter motor issue and I search down here in Antibes for a VW specialist to use who can be trusted and who wont rip me off… So I first try Patrick at Vw Bugs in Vallauris…
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September 23, 2016 0

Bob – T2 1971 Westfalia 1776cc Camper

On 22nd August 2016 I bought Bob from a guy in East Worthing and then drove 26 hours down to Antibes in it!! A 1971 Westfalia T2 Camper with a 1776cc twin carb engine.. In great shape for an old bus and I look forward to many trips in it!!


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