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Troy Hobbs



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PostPosted: Tue Mar 01, 2011 1:26 pm    Post subject: jake raby 1679 Reply with quote

Last posts I read it was running too hot, and his oil samples came back bad. But its fun to drive around town.
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PostPosted: Tue Mar 01, 2011 9:03 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

i never found or read what caused it to run so hot. was it the heads or the cr?
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PostPosted: Fri Mar 04, 2011 9:45 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

What are you two talking about. Thread link?
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PostPosted: Fri Mar 04, 2011 1:29 pm    Post subject: jake raby 1679 Reply with quote

http://www.thesamba.com/vw/forum/viewtopic.php?t=444730
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PostPosted: Fri Mar 04, 2011 6:49 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

after reading it more throughly I think this motor would do fine in a standard bug with stock tranny.
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PostPosted: Sun Mar 06, 2011 11:19 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Looks to me like it would be a good engine for a car base above the Arctic Circle.
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