and Updated 2009 October 21:
I have returned from my 8 week - 12970 km trip to
Vancouver Island. Wow what a trip - and my 90 EJ22 engine
performed perfectly through all the passes in the mountains.
This web site may be of interest to those considering doing a Subaru 2.2
Liter (EJ22) conversion into a 1983-1991 VW Vanagon or Westfalia.
Tom Shiels and myself (Laurence Smith) located in Ontario, Canada are quite simply addicted to fooling around with Vanagons. So we've developed this site to
spread the word about our compulsive behaviour, particularly the Subaru 2.2 conversion.
SubaruVanagon.com is evolving
slowly. In fact this internet name is
actually a "place holder" for the Yahoo discussion group of
the same name. Once that group outgrows Yahoo we will be
passing the URL to the organizers. Please visit and join
the Yahoo Group. Approximately 5340 members provide a huge resource pool for the Subaru-Vanagon conversion.
At this site we will continue to make improvements and additions. Usually these will come in spurts of effort as we get around to cranking up good old FrontPage to author the
NOTE: This site is split into two main areas:
Conversion Services We Can Provide:
This link takes you to a list of the
conversion services that we offer.
Information re our
This link takes you to a page where you can
select either Laurence's or Tom's conversion information.
If you have any suggestions or comments, PLEASE let us know
via the email address below.