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by rabbitracinguk
Mon Nov 03, 2014 2:31 pm
Forum: BWA
Topic: BWA Power Question...
Replies: 6
Views: 3491

Re: BWA Power Question...

Careful or you will get hooked! Good luck! Thanks, well I have a type 4 from a 1700 fuel injection 411, did have 2 litre heads barrels and pistons etc. but sold then when I was skint!. Am I right in thinking that the 1700 puts out about 75hp, and the 2 litre 90ish. So it sounds like you have to tun...
by rabbitracinguk
Fri Oct 03, 2014 12:27 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Running an engine without tinware
Replies: 11
Views: 1931

Re: Running an engine without tinware

I would drive it 3/4 mile... Ask Brian. Both of us drag race no belt. The engine drives to the strip. Does a burnout (which gets the engine really hot. ) does a banzai flat out run for 1/4 mile. (Again heating it up) then some stop and put a belt back on. But some don't. That's about 3/4 mile total....
by rabbitracinguk
Thu Sep 25, 2014 8:39 am
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Wheeler Dealers?
Replies: 39
Views: 7028

Re: Wheeler Dealers?

He did a bug and when he checked the engine i rolled on the floor laughing 30 seconds in, no end float :lol: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6mS4OTrDFBo This one looks fine?! That's a massive amount of float, and Ed Spots it, which is why later on in that episode they buy a Recon from JK I believe....
by rabbitracinguk
Fri Sep 19, 2014 12:02 pm
Forum: Split Screens Seen
Topic: Saw a nice Beige / white ....YUP Milton Keynes.
Replies: 1
Views: 1946

Saw a nice Beige / white ....YUP Milton Keynes.

Coming off the Stony Roundabout heading down the A5. Looked nice. couldn't get a snap. Numberplate ended YUP.
by rabbitracinguk
Thu Sep 11, 2014 4:51 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Usual word of warning!!
Replies: 28
Views: 13105

Re: Usual word of warning!!

Hello. First post here and this topic stood out to me. Thought I would share my story and how I have figured this out. ANY rubber hose is dire in my experience. Even those here that have said they've had failures with R9. With the cost of these vans and how much we spend, I would be looking at somet...