[Vwdiesel] Need a 1.6NA tb cover
r.c.brown at ieee.org
Mon Apr 24 21:32:07 EDT 2006
Area31 Research Facility wrote:
> When I built my VW diesel powered genset I started with a 1984, 1.6NA and
> after discovering it was baffed had to re and re it with a 1980, 1.5 that I
> was fortunate to obtain. Indeed, the timing belt covers ARE different. In
> my case the 1.5 has a cool looking metal cover that is secured with bolts.
> IIRC the 1.6 cover was mostly plastic and held on with metal snaps.
The covers on both my '81 and '82 (1.6D and 1.9D) are both the bolted on metal style.
There are 4 rubber grommets with metal inserts that bolt to the front and back of the
head, over by the alt. bracket and down at the bottom.
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