[Vwdiesel] Fwd: Engine Identifying

Libbybapa@wmconnect.com Libbybapa at wmconnect.com
Fri Aug 26 15:41:29 EDT 2005

In a message dated 8/26/05 12:38:34 PM US Mountain Standard Time, Libbybapa 

> In a message dated 8/26/05 12:29:23 PM US Mountain Standard Time, 
> petersenrudy at hotmail.com writes:
> >> I recently acquired an 85 Jetta TD from out of my home area.  Upon 
>> traveling
>> to this vehicle I see the engine has been changed.  I believe it's a 1.9L
>> TD.
> Oh dear, I'm sorry to hear that.  The 1.9TD really isn't the right engine 
> for that car.  You will be wearing out tires sooner, putting added stress on 
> the driveshafts and transmission, and worst, probably consuming additional 
> fuel.  Fortunately for you I have a spare 1.6TD that I would trade outright.  :-)

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