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73type2
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Re: New Members - Introduce yourself..

Post by 73type2 » Wed Sep 27, 2017 10:00 am

Welcome Delilah! I'm sorry to say that I got a set of hubcaps from a guy in Melkbosstrand two weeks ago. I know it doesn't help you, but good luck. Also, don't be hesitant to courier from Johannesburg. These hubcaps are more difficult to find than those for the Beetle, so have it couriered if you find it at a good price. Postnet2Postnet is not that expensive, and there are other options as well. Or your items could hitch a ride from some forum member. If a set of jaffel/snackwich irons could do it, so can a set of hubcaps.



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freddiebooysen
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Re: New Members - Introduce yourself..

Post by freddiebooysen » Thu Sep 28, 2017 5:49 am

Delilah wrote:Hello everyone!

So stoked to be a part of the VW world!
I have just purchased a lovely 1975 kombi and so excited to restore her beautifully.

Her name is Delilah and she desperately needs hubcaps. I am battling to find in cape town. Only jhb. If anyone can assist in cape town please let me know. Thanks so much!

Shannon
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Welcome Shanon and Delilah
Maybe start a project thread and post the items you need in the wanted section of the forum. Some members only check those and remember we love pictures and more pictures and then some more of those.
There are a lot of guys in "Slaapstad" that will be able to help I am sure or at least close.





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Delilah
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Re: New Members - Introduce yourself..

Post by Delilah » Fri Sep 29, 2017 8:19 am

Thanks so much!! Im winging this so i need all the help i can get 😂😂

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acpaterson
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Re: New Members - Introduce yourself..

Post by acpaterson » Fri Sep 29, 2017 9:01 am

Welcome, glad to see you online. ;-)

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Re: New Members - Introduce yourself..

Post by acpaterson » Fri Sep 29, 2017 9:04 am

You will see I have been posting in the "parts" section on your behalf, but for now, except the JHB offers, nothing much by the looks of it.. But take your time, these things come along in dribs and drabs.

cheers

Alan

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Re: New Members - Introduce yourself..

Post by Nigel East » Mon Oct 23, 2017 9:25 am

Hi, My name is Nigel East, I recently bought a 1 owner 1969 Type 3 Squareback, I am busy now with the restoration as it was in a bad state.

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Re: New Members - Introduce yourself..

Post by Jack Nel » Mon Oct 23, 2017 3:31 pm

Hello all, I recently bought 1976 Baywindow 2.0L
Hoping to share in everyone's passion for old VW'S and find information and advice on this forum.

Based in Kokstad KZN

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fig
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Re: New Members - Introduce yourself..

Post by fig » Mon Oct 23, 2017 3:58 pm

Welcome to all the new members! :hangloose:

You've come to the right place.
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Re: New Members - Introduce yourself..

Post by Nigel East » Sat Nov 04, 2017 3:03 pm

Hi Guys from Durban,
Busy with restoration of Type 3 Squareback

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Tony Z
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Re: New Members - Introduce yourself..

Post by Tony Z » Sat Nov 04, 2017 6:07 pm

Hi Nigel.
Post some pictures of your restoration in the projects thread. There are a couple of us with T3 squares and we like to see more...

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Re: New Members - Introduce yourself..

Post by retrovan » Sat Nov 04, 2017 6:46 pm

Nigel East wrote:
Sat Nov 04, 2017 3:03 pm
Hi Guys from Durban,
Busy with restoration of Type 3 Squareback
Type 3 's rule....

Best model VW ever made... :D

Welcome

Herman
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