RADIAL ENGINE MADE OF AIRCOOLED VW-PARTS!
This 2086cc 7-cylinder radial engine is made of aircooled volkswagen parts.
The (mostly modified) used parts are cilinders, pistons, cilinderheads,
pushrods, bearings, valvetrain, oilpump and starter of a 1200 Beetle.
The engine has electronic ignition, fuel pump, and a double Solex 2 x 40mm
The rest of the needed parts are made by myself.
Air-Cooled VW Type 4 Conversion
Sample Clips from the Bug Me Video -Type 4 Conversion
Learn how to Transplant a Type 4 late model Volkswagen Bus engine into a
This time we meet back up with Jake Raby as he shows us everything we need
to know to put the tougher and more powerful bus engine into a bug.
For the full video, visit www.mamotorworks.com and look for part # 311-312
How to Adjust the Valves on an Air-Cooled VW
How to adjust the valves without taking off the distributor cap or
otherwise consider the ignition. Watch the action of the valves, bring the
crank to TDC after you see the intake close. Won't be this easy if you have
a stock-bodied car / don't have easy access to the head and crank pulley at
the same time. This video was uploaded from an Android phone.
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.....
VW beetles racing 1776cc and 2007cc
VW beetles doing some laps/ hillclimb/circuit.......green one 1776cc berg
engine and black one 2007 cc.........two mates having some
fun.......standard gear boxes, some close ratio 3rds would be nice, next