How-To Videos

Just Kampers - Part Of The VW Community Since 1989

JK have produced a number of straightforward video guides to help keep fellow VW enthusiasts on the road. From simple jobs like Changing Wiper Blades or Replacing the Fan Belt through to Brake Replacement and all the way on to Fitting an Engine the videos cater for all skill levels.

If you're planning some work and would like a specific video guide to help please get in touch with JK.

  • How to fit JK Thermomats

    This video shows how to fit the JK Thermo Mats to your VW Camper or Van. Thermo mats keep the van warm on chilly nights and the heat out in the summer. They also add privacy and extra security. JK thermo mats are made from the latest five-layer material giving the same insulation properties as our older, bulkier, seven layer material.
  • Jack up the front of a T2 Bay

    The team from Just Kampers show you how to safely Jack Up the front of your VW T2 campervan to minimise the risk of damage or injury while you are working on your Volkswagen vehicle.This video guide compliments the Just Kampers video "How to safely Jack Up the rear of your VW T2 Campervan." You will learn how to use the trolley jack and axle stands without damaging the underside of your VW Type 2.
  • Jack up the rear of a T2 Bay

    In this video Just Kampers show you how to Jack Up the rear of your Volkswagen T2 Campervan safely and efficiently, making sure not to cause damage to your VW Bus or to yourself.The team talk you through the basic principles of Jacking Up the rear of your VW Type 2, show you how to use the Trolley Jack and explain where to place the Axle Stands.
  • Prepare For Brake Maintenance

    The Just Kampers team show you how to properly prepare for any brake maintenance you may be carrying out on your VW T2 Campervan or classic VW Beetle.This video guide outlines the basic tools required for Volkswagen brake maintenance and some of the mechanical parts you may be using including the inner and outer wheel bearings, front disc, front disc backing plate, front brake caliper and brake pads.
  • Front brake caliper and brake disc overhaul

    In this video the Just Kampers team show you how to remove and replace the front brake caliper and front brake disc on your VW T2 Campervan or VW Beetle quickly and easily. Whether you are removing the front brake caliper from your Volkswagen to repair it, replace it or simply so that you can remove and replace the front brake disc this 'how to' guide will help get your Camper back on the road quickly. To purchase the parts featured in this video please visit:https://www.justkampers.com/vw-t2-bay-window-parts/t2-bay-braking-system-parts/brake-discs-backing-plates-fittings.html
  • Remove the front wheel bearings on a T2 Bay

    The Just Kampers team are back to show you how to simply and quickly remove the front wheel bearings on your Campervan.In this video the JK experts explain how to inspect the wheel bearing.  They show you how to check the condition of the wheel bearings on your VW Transporter, Volkswagen Camper and VW Beetle. Finally you will learn how to remove the front wheel bearing. To purchase the parts featured in this video visit:https://www.justkampers.com/vw-t2-bay-window-parts/t2-bay-front-suspension-steering-wheel-bearings/wheel-bearings-seals/211-498-071-front-wheel-bearing-kit-vw-t2-split-1964-1967-vw-t2-bay-1967-1979.html
  • Replace the front wheel bearings on a T2 Bay

    In this video the Just Kampers team show you how to remove and replace the front brake caliper and front brake disc on your VW T2 Campervan or VW Beetle quickly and easily. This video guide follows on from the Just Kampers video "How to remove the front wheel bearing on your VW T2 Bay”. It is worth seeing before you watch this guide to replacing the front wheel bearing on your classic Volkswagen Camper or VW Beetle. To purchase parts featured in this video please visit:https://www.justkampers.com/vw-t2-bay-window-parts/t2-bay-front-suspension-steering-wheel-bearings/wheel-bearings-seals.html
  • Remove the Rear Brakes on a T2 Bay

    In this video guide the experts at Just Kampers open up their workshop and show you how to remove the rear brakes on a Volkswagen T2 campervan. We demonstrate how to remove the rear drum and rear shoes on a VW Type 2. We also cover inspection of the brake drums, brake shoes, anti-rattle pin and backing plate to see if they need replacing. To purchase parts featured in this video please visit:https://www.justkampers.com/vw-t2-bay-window-parts/t2-bay-braking-system-parts/brake-shoes-fitting-kits/rear-brake-kit-vw-t2-bay-1973-1979.html
  • Replace the rear brakes on T2 Bay (1/2)

    The Just Kampers experts show you how to refit the rear brake shoes on your VW. In this video guide the JK team explain how to reassemble the rear brake shoes for classic VW Beetle, VW T2 splitscreen and VW T2 Bay window models. Once the rear show is reassembled you will see how to refit the rear shoes to your air cooled classic. To purchase parts featured in this video please visit:https://www.justkampers.com/vw-t2-bay-window-parts/t2-bay-braking-system-parts/brake-shoes-fitting-kits/rear-brake-kit-vw-t2-bay-1973-1979.html
  • Replace the rear brakes on T2 Bay (2/2)

    The team at Just Kampers how to replacing the rear brakes on your VW campervan or classic Beetle. In this video guide the JK experts demonstrate how to assemble the rear brakes on air cooled VW Beetles, VW T2 Campers and VW Type 2 models and how to adjust the brake shoes after they bed in.
  • Remove An Air-Cooled VW Engine (1/3)

    In this video Just Kampers guide you through the initial stages of removing the engine from your VW. This video describes how to properly prepare your VW Beetle, VW T2 Splitscreen or VW T2 Bay window camper, and how to remove the ancillaries from the engine, before removing the engine.
  • Remove An Air-Cooled VW Engine (2/3)

    The experts at Just Kampers show you how to remove the engine bolts from your VW. In this video the JK experts remove the engine bolts from a Volkswagen in preparation to for removal of the engine.
  • Remove An Air-Cooled VW Engine (3/3)

    In this video, Just Kampers guide you through the final stages of removing the engine from your VW. If you're thinking about removing the engine from your air cooled Volkswagen then this video provides invaluable hints and tips to make the engine removal as smooth as possible.
  • Replace the Fan Belt on an Air-Cooled VW

    The experts at Just Kampers have produced a great video to show you how to safely remove and replace the fanbelt on your VW.  The JK team also demonstrate how to tighten the fan belt in your VW.The fan belt is an essential part of the VW engine so regular checking, tightening and replacement of the fan belt is an essential part of VW engine maintenance.
  • Replace the spark plugs in an Air-Cooled VW

    This Just Kampers video guide shows you how to remove and replace the spark plugs in your VW.For most classic Volkswagen's it's important to change your spark plugs on a regular basis.  This video is relevant to the engines in most Volkswagen models but is of particular interest to owners of classic VW Beetle, VW T2 Splitscreen, VW T2 Bay window and Volkswagen Type 2 models.
  • Replace the distributor cap and rotor arm

    The expert team at Just Kampers show you how to remove and replace the distributor cap and rotor arm on your VW.The procedure to replace the distributor cap and rotor arm on most Volkswagen's is fairly similar.  Therefore this video guide is relevent to repair and maintenance for Volkswagen T2 Splitscreen, VW T2 Bay Window, classic VW Beetle, VW T25 and VW T4 Transporter models.
  • Replace the HT leads on a VW Engine

    This video guide from Just Kampers guides you through replacing the HT leads on your VW.HT, High Tension, Leads are the cables which run from the Ignition Coil to the Distributor and the Distributor to the Spark Plugs. This video shows how to replace the HT leads on most Volkswagen models including VW Beetle, VW Type 2, VW splitscreen, VW T2 Bay window, VW T25 and VW T4 Transporters. To purchase products featured in this video please visit:https://www.justkampers.com/111-998-031-a-ignition-lead-set-5-t2-bay-1967-1979-1200cc-1300cc-1500cc-1600cc.html
  • Changing a Headlamp Bulb on a VW Beetle

    How to remove and replace a headlight bulb. We show you how easy it is to maintain bulbs yourself with this useful how to video. To purchase products featured in this video please visit:https://www.justkampers.com/114-941-753-h-hella-h4-single-screw-headlamp-unit-vw-beetle-1973-on-vw-t2-bay-1973-1979.html and https://www.justkampers.com/n0177632-h4-halogen-bulb-12v-60-55w-vw-beetle-1973-1979-vw-t2-bay-1973-1979-vw-t25-1979-1992.html
  • How to Change Wiper Blades

    Windscreen wipers are legal requirement in the UK. If the wiper rubber is perished, split or cracked then it will fail an MOT. In this useful 'how to' video the VW experts at Just Kampers will show you how to remove and replace the windscreen wipers on your air cooled Volkswagen. The instructions are relevant to the VW T2 Bay window , VW T25 and classic VW Beetle. To purchase products featured in this video please visit: https://www.justkampers.com/111-955-425-j-11-wiper-blade-vw-beetle-1965-1998.html https://www.justkampers.com/8d9-955-427-vw-beetle-1303-15-front-wiper-blade.html https://www.justkampers.com/161-955-425-wiper-blade-16in-t2-bay-1967-1979-t25-rear-only-1979-1992-t4-rear-only-1990-2003.html
  • Replace the rear hub oil seal (1/3)

    In this video the Just Kampers team are back in the workshop. This time the JK team will guide you through how to easily and simply dismantle the rear hub on your VW Beetle. The video is useful to everyone but it is particularly applicable to people who are looking to dismantle the rear hub on a classic Volkswagen Beetle, VW T2 Splitscreen, VW Type 2 or early VW Type 3. To purchase the parts featured in this video please visit: https://www.justkampers.com/111-598-051-a-rear-axle-hub-seal-kit-top-quality-vewib-vw-beetle-1950-2003-vw-t2-split-1950-1967.html
  • Replace and adjust the points and condenser (2/2)

    This video guide from Just Kampers provides a handy tutorial for anyone who wants to know how to remove and replace the condenser on their VW. The video is relevant to Volkswagen owners looking to replace the condenser on their VW T2 Splitscreen, VW T2 Bay window, VW T25, air cooled VW Beetle, VW T4 or VW T5. To purchase the parts featured in this video please visit:https://www.justkampers.com/air-cooled-vw-parts/vw-beetle-parts/electrical/ignition-system-spark-plugs-ht-leads-etc.html?p=4
  • Replace and adjust the points and condenser (1/2)

    In this video the Just Kampers experts guide you through the best and easiest way to replace or adjust the points and condenser on your VW. JK are a leading supplier of Volkswagen parts and accessories. The team have many years of experience in adjusting points and replacing condensers. We have a comprehensive range of points for Volkswagen models including VW T2 Splitscreen, VW T2 Bay Window, classic VW Beetle, VW T25, VW T4 and VW T5. To purchase the parts featured in this video please visit:https://www.justkampers.com/air-cooled-vw-parts/vw-beetle-parts/electrical/ignition-system-spark-plugs-ht-leads-etc.html?p=4
  • Remove and Refit the Rear Hub Nut

    With this video guide the Just Kampers experts demonstrate how to remove the rear hub nut on your Volkswagen. The process of removing and replacing the hub nuts in this video is relevant to the Volkswagen T2 Splitscreen, VW T2 Bay window, Classic VW Beetles, VW T25 and VW T4 Transporter. To purchase the parts featured in this video please visit:https://www.justkampers.com/shop/rear-axle-hub-nut-36mm-j14727.html https://www.justkampers.com/111-501-221-rear-axle-hub-nut-36mm-vw-beetle-1946-1966-vw-t2-split-1950-1963.html https://www.justkampers.com/shop/socket-36mm-1-2-drive-j14393.html https://www.justkampers.com/shop/n125481-rear-hub-nut-split-pin-for-all-vw-models-1946-1992-j12288.html https://www.justkampers.com/3-4-drive-24-long-breaker-bar.html
  • How to replace the oil cooler seals (1/2)

    One of the Just Kampers experts explains how to replace the oil cooler seals in your VW engine. In this video they show how to remove the oil cooler so you can change the oil cooler seals. To purchase the parts featured in this video please visit:https://www.justkampers.com/021-117-151-a-oil-cooler-seal-vw-beetle-1971-1998-vw-t2-split-1961-1967-vw-t2-bay-1967-1979-vw-t25-1600cc-2000cc-aircooled-1979-1983-brazilian-bays.html