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Re: [T3] Newbie with question on stock FI


Id simply resurface the cover, and put a new red crank seal in it.  Valve
job is also reccomended if you dont know how many miles are on the heads,
they get hungry for exaust valves :)

Keith


> That would be great, be curious to know if one could really run that long.
> It would be even better if I could clean her up and keep it running with
out
> splitting the cases or new pist/cyl.  I thnk if I took it out and
attempted
> to keep her running, I would at least put in a new oil pump.
>
> Jim S
>
> > Maybe Russ can give us some tell tale signs that a case has never been
> > apart...  or that cylinders have never been off.
> >
> > KEith
> >
> >
> > > I doubted it too.  But the guy swears it's true and he is the second
> > owner.
> > > Says a cyl head was replaced by the original owner.  Probly did a
valve
> > > job/top end OH at that point.  I could see a VW bottom end lasting
that
> > > long, esp with fuel injection which would keep oil on the pistons/cyl
> and
> > > not wash it away with wasted fuel.
> > >
> > > Thanks Keith,
> > >
> > > Jim S
>
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