Volkswagen Transporter Type 2 Workshop Manual: 1963-1967
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:
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
Maintenance and lubrication charts 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
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.
Comprehensive specifications and technical data