[Vwdiesel] More Dasher?

The President quantum-man at hotmail.co.uk
Sat Jul 28 07:27:00 EDT 2007

Yes inspection holes are a good idea.  Are you sure that the soft bit of 
hose is not purposeful and helps to absorb vibrations of engine. Imagine if 
the pipe actually hardened; how long would it last that way? I'm just 
guessing of course...
Crud on the aluminium pipe on head might be the source of a leak there. One 
of the nastiest places to work on in the Quantum/Dasher set up in my 


>From: "William J Toensing" <toensing at wildblue.net>
>To: <vwdiesel at vwfans.com>
>Subject: [Vwdiesel] More Dasher?
>Date: Fri, 27 Jul 2007 22:04:58 -0700
>Was working & studying the Dasher today, not much help from the Bentley.The 
>heater hose seems to be soft for about the first 2 or 3 inches from the 
>engine & sound after that. The car has air-conditioning  & I don't want to 
>start messing around under the dash. Since the battery tray is welded to 
>the body, I think I will cut a large hole in the bottom of the battery tray 
>to gain access to that area of the car. I will leave enough material to so 
>I can bolt an access plate & attach it with sheet metal screws. Any 
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