[Vwdiesel] Coolant "cavity" in head?

Shawn Wright swright at zuiko.sls.bc.ca
Tue Apr 5 01:08:10 EDT 2005

My TD head appears to have not flossed regularly... there is what looks 
like decay one the edge of one of the coolant passages getting near the 
cylinder - just touching the edge of the metal ring.

Here is a pic:


Should I try to fill this with JB weld to slow down the decay?

Shawn Wright
'85 Jetta D 
'88 Westy 2.1L, soon to be 1.6TD 5 speed
'82 Diesel Westy

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