Update June 29th – Rosie is now all back together and running! Took her on the  maiden voyage to SOAK and camping with other VW Bus campers :) Still more to do, but she is ready for some camping!

The work that has been completed this year:

  • New/clean gas tank
  • new axels and CV joints
  • installed rebuilt 091 transmission
  • powdercoated engine tin red
  • painted engine compartment
  • rebuilt engine top end
  • new piston rings
  • cleaned engine
  • rebuilt heads – 3 angle valve grind, fly-cut, cc’d heads, calculated compression ratio
  • compression ratio set to 7.7 compression
  • installed alternator instead of generator
  • new ignition wiring
  • replaced dash bulbs and wiring

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