These are the insurance schemes currently available through Aircooled Konnection.
Adrian Flux Insurance Scheme – Offers up to 15% off car insurance simply call 01553 845881 quoting our club reference number or visit http://www.adrianflux.co.uk/qab/car/quote.php?sc=EPAT7Q46&osc=Aircoo
Chris Knott Insurance Scheme – offering substantial discounts on motor insurance and breakdown cover, call 01424 200477 quoting our club reference number. http://www.chrisknott.co.uk
Footman James Insurance Scheme – The club is listed on our specialist clubs ratings every member who identifies themselves as a member of this club has it marked on their file and gets the appropriate rate.When online, there is a drop down box that lists all the clubs; http://www.footmanjames.co.uk/classic-car-insurance
Heritage Insurance Discount Scheme – 15% discount for club members, guaranteed agreed value, free valuation certificate, modifications and imports covered, up to 90 days EU cover, 24/7 uk based helpline. Call Heritage 0845 3734777 or visit http://www.heritage-quote.co.uk
Performance Direct Insurance Scheme – Up to 15% off, you must quote the unique URN number CBV062 to get maximum discount. You may also be asked for your membership number Call 01708 607135.
Prestige Insurance Scheme – http://www.carclubinsurance.co.uk 0800 3308057 or 0333 4001580 mention the ABVWC insurance scheme along with our club code.
Lancaster Insurance Scheme – Lancaster has worked with car clubs for over 30 years to provide insurance solutions to their members. We specialise in classic and moder classic vehicles, from Beetles to Golfs, Splitscreen Campers to T4/T5 Campers. We can offer limited mileage, agreed value, policies with a whole host of other benefits, including modifications. We insure drivers of any age although we tend to find that the majority of our classic policies start at ages 23 – 25. In addition we can offer a discount of up to 25% for your members. www.lancasterinsurance.co.uk
Spark Plugs Replacement
Recommended to be replaced at 12000 miles or once a year.
Tools and Parts;
This should be carried out every 12000 miles or at least once a year.
(It is recommended your points and condenser should be replaced as a set, I must admit I never have done and never had a problem in 15 years of driving air-cooled VW's but I always carry spares.)
Tools and Parts required;
Gear Oil top up
Tools and Parts required
Grease up the front beam
It is recommended to grease up your beam every 6000 miles or at least once a year. Additionally I was advised recently that you should raise the front taking the load off the components before completing the work.
Tools & Parts Required
Static Timing Your Engine
Guide to set your timing to TDC.
Guides are exactly that so use at your own risk.
Aircooled Konnection Monthly Meet
On the last Friday of each month for those in and around the local area we meet at the Chalkhill Blue pub on the outskirts of Andover where we get together for a drink some food and a chat. For those who haven't visited before we are on the large table at the back with knives / forks and spoons in the ceiling display.
Chalkhill Blue, Hawker Siddley Way, Andover, SP11 8BF
** Please do let us know if your coming it helps us to book space thank you **
If doing this as part of your service interval worth doing the valve adjustment check first.
The key to longevity is keeping your vehicle maintained.
Every 3000 miles.
Every 6000 miles.