Recently we had a run of VW Kombi vans through the workshop. Some repairs have turned into restoration jobs, ie converting the horn switch back to original steering wheel position, and engine cooling shroud repairs etc..
One Kombi had reoccurring generator fan damage. The engine was removed and revealed that the significantly important air cooling shroud (no radiator) did not sit down properly, due to improper fitted accelerator cable guide/ pipe Quick modification – knock-off generator was "filed" in the round filing cabinet i.e. bin and a quality OEM unit was fitted, 2nd hand shroud cleaned & painted and the engine re-fitted and all components tested. One happy Kombi back on the road and now running much cooler. … See MoreSee Less