[Vwdiesel] The Miser and the Blockheads

Mark Shepherd mark at shepher.fsnet.co.uk
Wed Nov 2 09:23:55 EST 2005

This is one of the few examples where someone elses experience suppresses
the desire for first hand involvement...
When I rebuild my other 'Q' someone remind me! ;o)

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

The price of experience is out of pocket.

-- Dan

> -----Original Message-----
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> [mailto:vwdiesel-bounces at vwfans.com] On Behalf Of Mark Shepherd
> Sent: Wednesday, November 02, 2005 7:27 AM
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> 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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