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Forum: Conversion General Discussions 08-14-2020, 06:01 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 11,803
Rear engines are quieter but make it harder if...

Rear engines are quieter but make it harder if you want a rear deck or are going to tow something. Also, the emergency exits will be on the side and roof instead of straight out the back.

Front...
Forum: Short-Bus Conversion Projects 08-14-2020, 04:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 546
The 6.0L has a bad reputation due to a poor...

The 6.0L has a bad reputation due to a poor design of the crank thrust bearing being a half-moon. This can lead to 'crank walk' and engine failure, especially on manual transmission vehicles. They...
Forum: Everything Else | General Skoolie Discussions 08-13-2020, 12:47 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 292
Shops

Is there a thread for good or bad shops?

I've had my bus at the shop for 2 months. The shop has been very difficult to deal with and hard to get information from. I even had to deliver them a...
Forum: Short-Bus Conversion Projects 08-08-2020, 04:53 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 713
Personally I would stay away from hydraulic...

Personally I would stay away from hydraulic brakes on a bus. That's just my 2 cents, but by the time you load them up and put your family in them, it's going to be heavy and air brakes are just...
Forum: Short-Bus Conversion Projects 08-07-2020, 04:11 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,362
I feel your pain and we're in a similar conundrum...

I feel your pain and we're in a similar conundrum with out bus. The price to repair what is need far exceeds what it would cost to just,... buy a better bus.

It's sucks, but we're heavily...
Forum: Classifieds | Buy, Sell, Swap 08-06-2020, 11:50 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,950
Sent you a message on this one! Good looking bus!

Sent you a message on this one! Good looking bus!
Forum: New Member Intros - Say Hello! 08-04-2020, 04:42 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,215
Yeah 13K is crazy, especially since you know it...

Yeah 13K is crazy, especially since you know it needs tires. Right now there is a huge boom in Skoolie buying and selling. Some people are trying to take advantage of that and this prices seems to...
Forum: Classifieds | Buy, Sell, Swap 07-31-2020, 02:15 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 7,679
Very sorry to hear about your situation. This is...

Very sorry to hear about your situation. This is a beautiful build and your attention to detail is great. GLWS!
Forum: Classifieds | Buy, Sell, Swap 07-25-2020, 12:16 AM
Replies: 6,382
Views: 757,736
This thing is just great in every imaginable way.

This thing is just great in every imaginable way.
Forum: Skoolie Conversion Projects 07-17-2020, 04:00 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 5,220
That's great detail on the amount of painted...

That's great detail on the amount of painted needed. My bus is already white but will needs a respray before we hit the road. I was going to do white but I'm seeing more and more people do...
Forum: Titles, Insurance, Registration and Money Matters 07-16-2020, 03:43 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,384
The OP said he was in TN, so he's obviously...

The OP said he was in TN, so he's obviously looking to avoid paying the sales tax on the registration. TN is not a Title-only state,.. you have to register it and pay the Sales Taxes in order to...
Forum: Conversion General Discussions 07-10-2020, 11:05 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 14,219
A few water drops on the dipstick after it's been...

A few water drops on the dipstick after it's been sitting is not usually a cause for major alarm. It usually just means some condensation build up. Have the PCV valve replaced and maybe do an oil...
Forum: New Member Intros - Say Hello! 07-08-2020, 12:30 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 620
Every time I see a great bus like this, it just...

Every time I see a great bus like this, it just reminds me at how bad I got ripped off. lol Great buy!
Forum: Heating, Cooling and Appliances 07-06-2020, 06:02 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,014
Knowingly venting ANY refrigerant is illegal,...

Knowingly venting ANY refrigerant is illegal, regardless of which one. There's is a license issued by the EPA to allow someone to work on AC systems and recover them correctly.

It's not hard to...
Forum: Everything Else | General Skoolie Discussions 07-04-2020, 06:44 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,349
At 2400 pounds you're not going to find a bus...

At 2400 pounds you're not going to find a bus floor that can support that kind of weight. There aren't any modern cars in the sub-2000s as far as weight thanks to safety and emissions tech.
Forum: New Member Intros - Say Hello! 07-01-2020, 07:27 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 388
That's a great looking bus. I love the flat roof...

That's a great looking bus. I love the flat roof extension for the emergency door. Would be and awesome spot to put the shower.
Forum: Everything Else | General Skoolie Discussions 07-01-2020, 06:43 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,586
That's an interesting concept for sure. Me...

That's an interesting concept for sure. Me personally, I'm trying to go cheap as possible, so 6K would be way over-budget for my wood work. But then, I've also never made a cabinet and I'm going...
Forum: Everything Else | General Skoolie Discussions 06-30-2020, 09:18 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,232
Yeah, there are very, very few cars that can...

Yeah, there are very, very few cars that can handle being flat towed. You need to read your Owner's Manual. Honestly, if you plan to flat tow, you're better of finding a manual transmission Jeep or...
Forum: Everything Else | General Skoolie Discussions 06-30-2020, 01:24 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 917
I'm not on the road yet and I'm also a mechanic,...

I'm not on the road yet and I'm also a mechanic, so my garage is going to be a little bit different. I actually plan on having a large toolbox and a stand-up air compressor in my toolbox.

Will...
Forum: Classifieds | Buy, Sell, Swap 06-28-2020, 07:40 PM
Replies: 6,382
Views: 757,736
Looks like a great toy hauler for those that are...

Looks like a great toy hauler for those that are into that.
Forum: Everything Else | General Skoolie Discussions 06-28-2020, 05:11 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,349
That's a cool buggy! It's only 100 lbs more that...

That's a cool buggy! It's only 100 lbs more that the Fiat. But you're right, it's a lot bigger in size. Will that size even fit between the walls?
Forum: Everything Else | General Skoolie Discussions 06-28-2020, 04:57 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,349
Well first off, that's an original Fiat 500. ...

Well first off, that's an original Fiat 500. It's TINY. No,.. no, much smaller than that. And it weighs almost nothing.

There aren't any modern cars light or small enough to do that with. ...
Forum: Classifieds | Buy, Sell, Swap 06-27-2020, 09:48 PM
Replies: 6,382
Views: 757,736
That is so cool! Dang!

That is so cool! Dang!
Forum: New Member Intros - Say Hello! 06-26-2020, 09:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 671
My bus has been in the shop for 5 weeks getting...

My bus has been in the shop for 5 weeks getting the exhaust fixed,...


Seriously though, I think I could finish my bus in 5 weeks if I had an unlimited supply of money.


Nice looking bus...
Forum: Classifieds | Buy, Sell, Swap 06-26-2020, 09:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,739
Yeah definitely a cool weather build. The room...

Yeah definitely a cool weather build. The room is painted white at least.
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