Iltis gear box ratios

October 18th, 2010

1st – 3.909 2nd – 2.277 3rd – 1.458 4th – 1.086 Reverse – 7.318 Gelande – 7.603 Final Drive – 5.29

Rea what VW themselves has to say about the Iltis. http://www.volkswagen-classic.de/44.html The home page at http://www.volkswagen-classic.de/

Iltis parts in the UK

October 16th, 2010

Okay, we run a webshop. We do T3’s. We have a lot of parts that fit T3’s that also fit Iltis also, so we put a little category together on our webshop for the parts we have that also fit Iltis. We also did a bit of research on some other wearing parts that people […]

Chase the master cylinder.

October 9th, 2010

Groan. Went to bleed the brakes, found brake fluid dripping from the joint between the cylinder and the servo, deep joy. Okay, lets get a master cylinder! Easier said than done. I’ll have to write this down as I’m getting confused now, I have a scrap of paper here that has just loads of numbers […]

CV Joints and boots

October 8th, 2010

Inner CV joint VW No. – 183 498 103  Dimensions. OD – 100mm Depth – 32mm Spines – 25 PCD 6x86mm Bolt hole dia. – 8.5mm Plunge measurement – 32mm Aftermarket Part Numbers. GKN Part no (kit) – 21561 Loebro kit no – 301142 GKN Motorsport no – MS3K023* SKF – VKJA8688 *These kits contain […]

Slow progress

October 5th, 2010

Work has been busy, not much spare time for “fiddling”. I managed to wangle a Saturday afternoon at the workshop and although heavily hung over (a night watching the Fun Loving Criminals) I did manage to get the cab floor vactan(ed) stone chipped and into paint. I then plan to wax and use some “grass […]