Classic VW Engine Rebuild, By Last Chance Auto Restore.com
We began with a dual port 1600 cc engine from a 1973 Volkswagen Beetle.
The engine ran with a miss and was smoking a bit . After performing a
compression test,(both wet and dry) , we determined the crankshaft and
bearings were fine.
We replaced the pistons, pots & rings. We had the valves redone and made
several upgrades along the way.....
Classic: VW Beetle 1967
The man who has passion for Beetles, Linas Barševičius, and his 1967
authentic VW Beetle.
Linas will be driving his Beetle in first classic rally in Lithuania:
"ORLEN Lietuva Classic Rally".
Video by "TaT Design":
VW Beetle distributor problem
30PICT-1 dist, 009 vacuum-only distributor. With the hose on, timing sits
at 30 all the time.
This issue was resolved in 2007 and the motor has been out of the car since
classic 1968 vw beetle / bug type 1 freshly tuned running engine
Here is My 1968-69 Beetle which I have had for a while. I have been able
to do it all myself by reading service manuals and aircooled internet
forums to keep this little beauty alive and kicking. New electronic
distributor , ignition leads, plugs and a few extra bits have worked out
well. Enjoy My (O\_!_/O)