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1978 Volkswagen Campmobile
Property of lordtaco. Added Aug 8 2008

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Dec 6 2017

Changed oil after initial break-in period. Castrol GTX 20w50 Changed front and rear shift bushings

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Added by lordtaco on Dec 6 2017 at 10:20 pm


Dec 1 2017

Installed LED backup lights. superbrightleds 1156-CW18-T

Added by lordtaco on Dec 6 2017 at 2:37 pm


Nov 28 2017

New distributor Pertronix SVDA with electronic ignition module

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Added by lordtaco on Dec 6 2017 at 2:11 pm


Nov 16 2017

Installed LED bulbs on rear side markers. superbrighleds BA9S-RHP5 Installed LED license plate bulb. superbrightleds 67-CW12-G Installed LED dash lights. superbrightleds 74-CWHP3

Added by lordtaco on Dec 6 2017 at 2:33 pm


Nov 11 2017

New engine installed. Fuel filter: BD 133133511 Air filter: Mahle BD 021129620 Spark plugs: NGK B5ES BD Oil filter: Mahle BD 021115351A Replaced fuel lines Castrol GTX 20w50 Sachs clutch disc Continental alternator belt New oil cooler and oil cooler seals New engine seal New front and rear main seals

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Added by lordtaco on Dec 6 2017 at 2:09 pm


Nov 4 2017

Replaced foam in upstairs mattress.

Added by lordtaco on Dec 6 2017 at 3:05 pm


Oct 26 2017

Installed 3rd brake light from Go Westy

Added by lordtaco on Dec 6 2017 at 2:29 pm


Oct 21 2017

Installed LED dome light in front. Sylvania ZEVO DE3423 Installed new fuse blocks for aux battery Installed USB ports Installed radio switch from GoWesty

Added by lordtaco on Dec 6 2017 at 2:26 pm


Oct 1 2017

Restitched wheelskin on steering wheel. Replaced shift knob. Reinstalled dash mat.

Added by lordtaco on Dec 6 2017 at 2:34 pm


Sep 27 2017

Installed aux battery. Duralast 27DP-DL Installed dual battery relay from Bus Depot. Installed interior LED light strips Replaced radio. JVC KD-X50BT

Added by lordtaco on Dec 6 2017 at 2:19 pm


Sep 25 2017

Cleaned poptop ceiling

Added by lordtaco on Dec 6 2017 at 3:06 pm


May 1 2017

Changed oil (Castrol GTX 20W50), Mann filter, Bosch Group 41 battery

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Added by lordtaco on May 1 2017 at 9:29 pm


May 6 2014

Accelerator cable broke.

Added by lordtaco on May 8 2014 at 1:57 pm


Apr 25 2014

New tires. Hankook RA08 185R14

Added by lordtaco on Apr 26 2014 at 1:35 am


Jan 10 2014

Replaced fuel filter

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Added by lordtaco on Jan 11 2014 at 3:22 pm


Jan 4 2014

Changed oil (Castrol GTX 20W50, Mahle OC28) Changed air filter (STP SA295 tall pleat)

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Added by lordtaco on Jan 6 2014 at 9:31 am


Nov 30 2013

Replaced spark plugs (NGK B6ES)

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Added by lordtaco on Dec 1 2013 at 8:58 am


Mar 18 2013

Changed fuel filter (FRAM)

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Added by lordtaco on Mar 19 2013 at 12:56 pm


Mar 15 2013

Changed oil (Valvoline VR1 20W50), oil filter (Mahle)

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Added by lordtaco on Mar 16 2013 at 4:20 pm


Mar 14 2013

Changed air filter (FRAM short pleat)

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Added by lordtaco on Mar 15 2013 at 1:38 pm


May 25 2012

Replaced steering drag link

Added by lordtaco on Jun 13 2012 at 3:47 pm


Apr 30 2012

Front end alignment

Added by lordtaco on Jun 13 2012 at 3:54 pm


Apr 27 2012

Changed oil, oil filter (Mahle)

Added by lordtaco on Jun 13 2012 at 3:51 pm


Jan 12 2012

New battery (AutoZone Duralast DL-41)

Added by lordtaco on Jan 13 2012 at 10:25 am


Sep 13 2011

Replaced alternator belt.

Added by lordtaco on Sep 15 2011 at 8:34 am


Sep 5 2011

Replaced exhaust manifold gaskets, pushrod tube seals. Replaced oil pressure sender.

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Added by lordtaco on Sep 6 2011 at 10:28 am


Aug 29 2010

New muffler (ceramic coated Pacesetter)

Added by lordtaco on Jun 13 2012 at 4:01 pm


Oct 17 2009

Powder coated wheels

Added by lordtaco on Dec 6 2017 at 3:19 pm


Sep 6 2009

Replaced fuel filter Installed new injectors (rebuilt by Cruzin Performance) Changed air filter (Mahle) Changed oil (Valvoline VR1 20W50) Changed oil filter (Mahle) Installed new spark plugs (NGK B6ES)

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Added by lordtaco on Sep 7 2009 at 1:34 pm


Jul 31 2009

Replaced rubber fuel filler neck. The old one was cracked, and leaking fuel whenever I turned.

Added by lordtaco on Aug 1 2009 at 8:34 am


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