[Vwdiesel] The Miser and the Blockheads

Dan Sloan dsloan at DRAKE.EDU
Wed Nov 2 08:40:02 EST 2005

Like the idea...of course...only now do I know what the big end knock sounds

The price of experience is out of pocket.

-- Dan

> -----Original Message-----
> From: vwdiesel-bounces at vwfans.com 
> [mailto:vwdiesel-bounces at vwfans.com] On Behalf Of Mark Shepherd
> Sent: Wednesday, November 02, 2005 7:27 AM
> To: vwdiesel at vwfans.com
> Subject: [Vwdiesel] The Miser and the Blockheads
> OK So its Ian Dury...
> Heres an idea straight from the grey stuff...
> When sump is off why not take a pointed nail punch and punch 
> the ends of the studs on the con rod big ends. This will 
> tighten the threads enough to slow the nuts so you can detect 
> big end knock before the rod waves at you through the block ;o)
> Sweet Gene Vincent...
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