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o.k.hawaiians first winter,how do you keep the baja bug warm

 
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tball



Joined: 30 Apr 2010
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PostPosted: Fri Nov 26, 2010 10:16 am    Post subject: o.k.hawaiians first winter,how do you keep the baja bug warm Reply with quote

electric heater,gas,small wood stove(ha ha)how do you keep a baja warm and drivable (interior)durring winter.Im new to the cold,after all where I come from we live in huts and where grass skirts,oh and dont have television.No Im just kidding,but seriously,how do you guys keep your vw rigs warm durring winter?
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v dub boy



Joined: 18 Jan 2007
Posts: 51
Location: Spokane WA

PostPosted: Fri Nov 26, 2010 1:02 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

the Mr buddy heater works wonders
and a 12v fan for defrost

Mr buddy link
http://www.target.com/s?ie=UTF8&LID=9461412&ref=tgt_adv_XSGT0655&AFID=Google&keywords=mr_buddy_heater&LNM=mr_buddy_heater

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tball



Joined: 30 Apr 2010
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PostPosted: Fri Nov 26, 2010 5:39 pm    Post subject: alrighty then Reply with quote

Ive never seen one of theseb4.Very neat.It runs off the the little propane canister right?I drove my baja in the snow today for the first time.brap,brap,brrrrrrraaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaappppppppppppppppp!what a blast.sand rail and one more KILER ghia soon to comence construction.Thanx for the heater idea,Aloha.Tom.
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Aircooledmark



Joined: 29 Sep 2009
Posts: 37
Location: Spokane

PostPosted: Fri Nov 26, 2010 7:03 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

My bus stays toasty warm in the garage. Thats about it.
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ONEBADBUG



Joined: 25 Oct 2003
Posts: 417
Location: Spokane

PostPosted: Mon Nov 29, 2010 8:21 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

"how do you keep a baja warm and drivable (interior)durring winter"

har de har har har!
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sandals



Joined: 27 Oct 2008
Posts: 401
Location: Sandpoint, I Don't Know

PostPosted: Mon Nov 29, 2010 8:30 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Two ways to be really warm in an air-cooled VW in the winter. Install a gas heater, or park it next to the furnace in the garage.

I drove A/C VW's for many years in the winter, I now drive a Toyota. I'm either not as hardy as I once was, or I just gave up. Either way, I'm warm now.
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ONEBADBUG



Joined: 25 Oct 2003
Posts: 417
Location: Spokane

PostPosted: Mon Nov 29, 2010 2:49 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

HEY, I just remembered i have a couple gas heaters, are you interested?
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