[Vwdiesel] Why #3

LBaird119@aol.com LBaird119 at aol.com
Wed Sep 7 11:23:17 EDT 2005

> Every blown up vanagon diesel that I have heard about tossed rod #3.  Why 
> is 
> it always #3?  Is that the same for rabbit/jetta (you don't hear about those 
> very often-vanagon diesel rod tossing is pandemic)?

  Probably has to do with the ONE main bearing that gets "full groove"
main bearings.  (replacement bearings anyway.)  I remember it was to 
provide better oiling to one of the rod bearings so that's probably the one.

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