Air intake

November 25th, 2010

Okay, I know its not the tidiest, in no welder! Getting this part proved difficult so I’ve had to make one. Its on,it works and ill come back later and get it you welded but for the moment it will do!

Its coming on slowly!

November 16th, 2010

Looking a little more complete now, waiting for screen to come back and a big bucket of time!


  Just a Just a list of part numbers from other manufacturers that use the same rear light as the military 24v Iltis. Hella – 2SD 001 698-001 AUDI KDWHLO9483 AUDI 183 945 095 DAF 050 9900 DAF 084 1884 DOLL 8176132 FAUN 9970-8412657 FIAT 2482359 FIAT 60138188 IVECO 0280 0306 IVECO 2482 359 KÄSSBOHRER […]

Weather is closing in!

November 10th, 2010

Last few parts on their way from germany now, on the home straight! windscreen frame is away having some glass fitted, new clutch cable is en route from vw classic parts in wolfsburg. We Can’t  really do much  more until we get parts.

Productive evening

November 4th, 2010

Rear lights and rear dog lamp fitted and wired up. Rear seats in. All floor mats cut out and fitted. Front seats in securley and front seatbelts done. Sorted the alternator mounting. Front crossmember fitted along with the front bumper! Phew! Cheers to Angus for working over to help. 🙂 Posted with WordPress for BlackBerry.

More block chopping!

November 4th, 2010

Just has to lob a bit more engine block off with the grinder to allow the bottom hose to fit. Bit wonky but access is limited! Posted with WordPress for BlackBerry.

Oil filter set up

November 3rd, 2010

Yeah yeah its all a bit messy in there I know! Couple of people have asked how we have sorted the oil filter arrangement as if you use the original filter head the filter would foul the clutch assembly. VW T4 filter heads from the ABL code 1.9l TD engine sits at the right angle […]

Parts back from powder coating

November 3rd, 2010

We sent a few parts away for blasting as they were a bit of a mess frankly, then we got a sniff of a sensible powder coater so we duly dispatched the parts off to get covered. The intention was to overpaint them but we are liking the black breaking up all the green. Posted […]

Re laying the rear floor area

November 3rd, 2010

Missing cover replaced, rear lid repainted. Rails go back in and a thick dose of cavity wax! Posted with WordPress for BlackBerry.