08/23/2010

splits bays bugs golfs and ice cream

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another week has passed so time for new rims on the disco bus. how long will these last?
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tv bus has been out for another play this weekend and its off to edition 38 soon
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theres no better way to start the day than ice cream
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bretts been dropping engines and fixing ex hausts
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another bay for sale at t2d if you facebook search for type 2 detectives and check out the info
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joe the tow along with his assistant roxy dropped this bug off this afternoon
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and beakersblog.com's latest mk2 project. more to come on this

08/20/2010

hey girlfriend

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david popped in for a timing check this afternoon
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md's back down and on the floor
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all white at the back all white at the front. pauls barrymore back looking fiesty on its new white rims
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pete doing modifying a new tank for brett
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once done brett got the tank in
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matts got the cool flo barn door nearly ready to hit the floor again
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jared getting to grips with daves new heat exchangers
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nevilles buggy back in for its new engines first service
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travelling as the crow flys saving time down them country tracks costs tyres !!
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all about them numbers, a 4 a 2 and a 6

08/19/2010

t2d goofback in special edition 15 years vw speed magazine

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how cool is this. the latest special edition vw speed magazine celebrating 15 years with the t2d goofback on the front cover. wow how stoked are we. www.vw-speed.de
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was balls happy. i would say yes :-)
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out for an mot in jons fenstudio bus this afternoon. www.fenstudios.com
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straight through too and a lovely ride there and back. t2d super comfy guaranteed. www.type2detectives.com
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back at the shop balls has the cool flo barndoors now 5" narrowed beam fitted with t2d dropped spindles and is fitting the csp disc brakes
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md's bus now has its t2d 4" narrowed beam with t2d dropped spindles and csp disc kit on up front
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spotted this polish mk3 rocking a similar look to me mk twice (well colour and wheel make)

08/18/2010

belt up belt off belt this belt end

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mr mold dropped his van off for an mot today and a rear end raise ??
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some cool flo'n
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and the other cool flo panel in at the moment
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matt doing a box lift on the cool flo barn door
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marks split has been getting the strip down treatment
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steve fitting a custom seat belt in the rear of marks westy
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and jons bay has had a 3 point seat belt fitted in the rear

08/16/2010

lay low lick on

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more dropped off over the weekend
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and even more dropped off today
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time for a shuffle-uff-err-guss
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balls sporting the latest T off the production line. the classic t2d T has been re-introduced for a limited run and with a bit of a twist. but should we increase the production? email info@type2detectives.com and say i want to rock out with my ...... out in a classic t2d T
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soon to be roll'n roll'n roll'n
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this time last year the goofback was just a twinkle in balls' eye

08/15/2010

its da future

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T2D young and old . paul getting Some tips from His son William who was at work this afternoon showing dad how to do it
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Also very handy with the camera too and William showed me the way of the cool shot . Be Sure To Check www.t2d - blog.com To See His photo work . billsblog.com coming soon
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nice to see phil in today
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and Mark too whos now sporting a new back bumper and Some patina . og paint under there somewhere
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Jared ' s been doing a servo on the cool flo barndoor a very worth while addition
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mark f ' s westy interior is on the way out getting ready for something a little more funkay
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again again again again again again
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so far i have sill'd it , subframed'd it and reguarly scrape the exhaust on my driveway. just the sump now and i've done the set. lovin'n it real good

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08/12/2010

shudda wudda cudda but didnt

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the t2d tv bus got an mot today
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dont look right with a number plate on
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then it was dropped at the t2d tv bus storage place
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and swapped for the porsche powered bay which had another run on the rollers yesterday
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my goof two also paid a visit to the mot place. even got a green one, well once i'd sorted the obvious mistake. oops should of done that first. and yes i parked the spoiler on the jack so some chockaaan de blockaaan action was needed
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jareds been busy with sams shiney split screen fiddeen winda'd one
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08/11/2010

type 2 detectives bay window ball joint dropped spindles

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yet another high top bay in at t2d. this one in for some t2d bay window ball joint dropped spindles
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jared and steve got on it before lunch with jared taking care of the front with steve out back fitting the adjustable spring plates. this is how the t2d dropped spindles look once fitted
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all doobed up and a new adjustable track rod fitted
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then once back down jared tracked it up ready for the test drive then handover
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the test drive done and ready to rock out
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its dropped the van 5" up front, 3.5" drop with the spindles and the rest with a change of tyre. this ones got 175/55/15 front tyres. t2d coilover shocks can be used to bump the front up about 1" if needed
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lowered but with added t2d comfy ride, winner. www.type2detectives.com
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even t2d's pet engine builder the gwal is thunking on getting some dropped spindles for his bay.
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or for that really nip and tuck you need to go link pin as seen on the t2d "tuck" truck ;-)
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mr golds bay back in today for a new recond auto box
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steves daily has had its porsche steels on for at least a couple of weeks so time for a disco detail. but they wont be on for long as steves doing the disco detail dance tonight on his latest rims
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the lilacs split screen is out and the new motors running and sounding real priddy
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next door the charlie has been doing some engine stripping
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marks yellow westy now got rego and the 68 microbus was sold last week and will be getting the treatment soon

08/10/2010

does it matter what i write here? really

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not again!!!!
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the first of some mots this week
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and the second
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matts been making the cool flo barndoors custom 5" narrowed beam today
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bretts being going at the lilac split screen
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with good effect too. its first time back down and looking much the nicer for the added t2d'd
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and with some special engine work by joe the tow gallagher whos stepped in to help out at t2d what with it being mental mad busy at the moment
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and joe pobbed back in today

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08/09/2010

hold up y'all B chill'n fo yo ho

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Derek's Bay ready to go on an upcoming european tour
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charlie working in the outside on one bay glorious sunshiney pop toppa
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while round the corner Awaiting Another bay pop toppa
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Ingrid early inside bays having Some Insurance Work done after an attempted theft
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jared getting his irs head on under the lilac split
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nicks pogg bay wont be long now

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