Post Reply 
 
Thread Rating:
  • 0 Votes - 0 Average
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Vw type 181 safari.. Or thing, or trekker
04-01-2021, 07:10 AM
Post: #1
Vw type 181 safari.. Or thing, or trekker
No a syncro but my new find to the collection..
Made in Mexico, lhd type 181 safari.
IRS gearbox, twin port 1600 motor
Needs a lot of work..


Attached File(s) Thumbnail(s)
                   

I may be a mechanic, but i can't fix stupid
Bad planning on your part does not make your issue an crisis to me
Bad workmanship by other garages does not entiltle you to better rates at me
Syncro, syncro , syncro and more syncro, this is the syncro way of life
Visit this user's website Find all posts by this user
Quote this message in a reply
04-01-2021, 10:25 PM
Post: #2
RE: Vw type 181 safari.. Or thing, or trekker
Lekker! Does it have portal axles in the back?
Find all posts by this user
Quote this message in a reply
04-02-2021, 10:30 AM (This post was last modified: 04-08-2021 03:16 PM by syncromad.)
Post: #3
RE: Vw type 181 safari.. Or thing, or trekker
No its the later civilian model with an irs gearbox with cv joints.. Military and early versions had the portal axles, same as the split bus.. But i have got a portal axle gearbox and hubs etc ...but leaving it std

I may be a mechanic, but i can't fix stupid
Bad planning on your part does not make your issue an crisis to me
Bad workmanship by other garages does not entiltle you to better rates at me
Syncro, syncro , syncro and more syncro, this is the syncro way of life
Visit this user's website Find all posts by this user
Quote this message in a reply
04-04-2021, 11:04 AM
Post: #4
RE: Vw type 181 safari.. Or thing, or trekker
Collected and safely home..
Now to get it running.. No carb.. No keys.


Attached File(s) Thumbnail(s)
   

I may be a mechanic, but i can't fix stupid
Bad planning on your part does not make your issue an crisis to me
Bad workmanship by other garages does not entiltle you to better rates at me
Syncro, syncro , syncro and more syncro, this is the syncro way of life
Visit this user's website Find all posts by this user
Quote this message in a reply
Post Reply 


Forum Jump:


User(s) browsing this thread: 1 Guest(s)