New hardback version
For Bus/Transporter 1968-1979
Bentley Official VW Service Manual
8 1/2 in. x 11 in.
753 illustrations and diagrams
23 pages of electrical wiring diagrams
This air-cooled Volkswagen repair manual offers air cooled Volkswagen Bus and Van enthusiasts the best available service manual for their Type 2 vehicles. Maintenance, tune-up, and mechanical repairs are covered (except the 1974 and later Campmobile interior equipment). Fuel injection troubleshooting and repair is described with full instructions for making the necessary electrical tests. The aim throughout this Volkswagen air-cooled repair manual has been simplicity, clarity and completeness, achieved through practical explanations, step-by-step procedures and accurate specifications. Whether you're a professional technician or a do-it-yourself Volkswagen Type II owner, this manual will help you understand, care for and repair your car.
Air-cooled Volkswagens (Type 3) covered:
Volkswagen 1600S Sedan (Notchback and Fastback)
Volkswagen 1600S Variant (Station Wagon)
Volkswagen 1500 Karmann Ghia Coupe
Engines covered in this Volkswagen repair manual:
Volkswagen Air-cooled Type 3 "pancake" engine 1500cc
Volkswagen Air-cooled Type 3 "pancake" engine 1600cc
Engine and cylinder head service, repair and reconditioning, including bench testing procedures and specifications for 1500cc and 1600cc motors.
Solex 32 PHN, 32 PHN-1 single carburetors, 32 PDSIT 2/3 dual carburetors, as well as fuel pump troubleshooting, rebuilding, and adjustment.
Transmission removal, rebuilding, and adjustment, including early and later versions.
Frame and floor repair with measurements and detailed cutting, alignment and welding instructions.
Body repair and replacement procedures, including the sliding sunroof. Detailed painting preparation and procedures.
Wiring diagrams identified by year and model.
Running production changes and updates are noted in the text by manufacturing date, chassis number, engine number or part number.
Detailed explanations of the various systems, with exploded views, cutaways and diagrams.
Required workshop equipment, tools, and equipment for local manufacture listings.
Troubleshooting tables for clutch, carburetor, fuel pump, steering, disc and drum brakes, generator, starter, and wipers.
Maintenance and lubrication charts and procedures.