Volkswagen Transporter Workshop Manual: 1963-1967, Type 2

Overview

In the same tradition as our classic 1961-1965 Type 1 manual, this manual offers owners of 1960s vintage Transporters the long out-of-print factory repair information. Indispensable to anyone interested in the history or restoration of the Transporter, this book includes complete coverage of 1200 and 1500 engines, dual-circuit brakes, and body dimension specifications for all models-even those with sliding sunroof. Factory updates are listed by chassis number and date introduced. This is the one book no serious ...
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Overview

In the same tradition as our classic 1961-1965 Type 1 manual, this manual offers owners of 1960s vintage Transporters the long out-of-print factory repair information. Indispensable to anyone interested in the history or restoration of the Transporter, this book includes complete coverage of 1200 and 1500 engines, dual-circuit brakes, and body dimension specifications for all models-even those with sliding sunroof. Factory updates are listed by chassis number and date introduced. This is the one book no serious Type 2 enthusiast should be without.

Air-cooled Volkswagens (Type 2) covered:

• Volkswagen Type 2 Ambulance

• Volkswagen Type 2 Delivery Van

• Volkswagen Type 2 Kombi

• Volkswagen Type 2 Micro Bus

• Volkswagen Type 2 Micro Bus De Luxe

• Volkswagen Type 2 Pick-up

Technical highlights:

• 1200 and 1500 engines, including 34 hp, 42 hp, and 44 hp, all with fresh air heating

• Engine bench testing procedures and specifications

• ZF and ATE steering gear removal, rebuilding and installation

• Dual circuit brakes

• 6 and 12-volt electrical systems, with listing of 6-volt components converted to 12-volts

• US and European lighting and electrical systems

• Comprehensive wiring diagrams

• Frame, floor and body panel repair. All measurements and detailed cutting, alignment and welding instructions. Painting preparation and procedures

• Body repair and replacement procedures, including the sliding fabric sunroof, the Pick-Up wooden platform, and a special section for Ambulance accessories.

• All factory changes and updates are noted in the text by manufacturing date, chassis number, engine number and part number

• Full explanations of the operation of all systems, with exploded views, cutaways and diagrams

• Required workshop equipment, tools, and listings of equipment for local manufacture

• Troubleshooting tables for clutch, carburetor, fuel system, steering, brakes, generator, starter, and wipers

• Maintenance and lubrication charts and procedures

• Comprehensive specifications and technical data

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780837616988
  • Publisher: Bentley Publishers
  • Publication date: 1/1/1992
  • Pages: 920
  • Product dimensions: 8.50 (w) x 11.00 (h) x 1.88 (d)

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