Peninsula Automotive 11th Annual VW Jam carshow Engine Blow
Peninsula Automotive 11th Annual VW Jam carshow held on September 11, 2011 in Campbell, CA (San Jose/Silicon Valley area).
Another engine blow which this one punch some holes through the top of the engine case.
An oil relief plug worked its way loose and got flung out by the crank pulley onto the ground around the 2:43 mark.
VW 1835 Engine Test Stand Running
Finished the Engine Test Stand and went through the break in procedure for
my new 1835 Engine. Everything went smoothly and the engine is running
great. Got the Transmission out and am ready to set up the Hydraulic Clutch
line. Making good progress.
Engine Blow Contest at McTurners Summer SBC Bash Blowing Up
305 Chevy engine lasted 2 minutes 14 seconds at full throttle with a
combination of 1 1/2 gal of regular, 1 1/2 gal 120 octane race gas & a 1/2
gal of Nitro Methane. It should have been darker, flames went 2 feet past
the headers. We'll be doing it again next month. The winner at $1.00 a
guess got $119.00
Ivan Russell Ford Anglia, Engine Blow-Up Shelsley Walsh 18-9-11
Clip of the Ford Anglia of Ivan Russell, his engine blew-up approaching Top
S at Shelsley Walsh Sunday 18th September 2011. The Track was covered in
Oil and with the Rain made Practice conditions difficult for competitors.
Hopefully the Anglia will return to the Hill for another try.
GSXR Powered VW Bug HotRod
Check out this crazy creation from the minds of Hudlow Axle in Georgia.
They made a Hot Rod VW Bug with a GSXR 1000 Motor! This thing rips. It uses
air bag suspension, custom 2wd cherokee front axle, sidekick rear axle, and
much more. Be sure to Like our Facebook Page at
Engine Blow up at school
This is what happens when you don't tighten the cam shaft bolts to specs.
We took the engine apart and all of the valves needed to be replaced
because they were bent. The top of the pistons all had the indentation from
the Exhaust and intake valves.