[Vwdiesel] Good price on TD engines?

Will Taygan william at taygan.com
Wed Mar 7 17:58:44 EST 2007

Loren, I called these guys and they said they don't deal in diesels..
hmmmm....  Is it always this frustrating to find a good used engine?
I've got one that needs a rebuild, but that's a project I don't need.
if I rebuild something, I want it to be a turbo block :)


On Mon, 2007-02-26 at 17:22 -0500, LBaird119 at aol.com wrote:
>   I have another place that IS dependable but he said no TD's
>  at this time but he DID say he has 1.6 and 1.9 VW diesels 
> available.  I didn't make him dig too hard but I think it was 
> about $500 and you DO get what he promisses.  Shipping is 
> cheap too, ~$85 from SF area to central WA for me.  :-)
> www.engineworldusa.com   1-800-903-4430
>   Not sure if they're commission based or what but I've been 
> dealing with Paiviz (pie-vees) and he's been great.  Not much 
> info on the website.
>   If anybody gets anything from him feel free to say I referred 
> you because I was so happy with how I've been treated.  He 
> just knows me as the guy that bought the Nissan RD28 diesels, 
> the only ones he's sold I'm sure!  Otherwise don't tell him I sicked 
> half the diesel heads on him on a pricing quest!  ;-D
>      Loren
> In a message dated 2/23/2007 11:26:31 AM Pacific Standard Time, 
> dieselwesty at yahoo.com writes:
> > --- Will Taygan <william at taygan.com> wrote:
> > 
> > >Um, I just called them and they said everything
> > >cheap was sold out, but
> > >they would ship a ME engine, with 90 day warranty
> > >for $1395. (lower 48
> > >shipped price) This was long block, but no manifold,
> > >no nothing else(?).
> > >They do sell turbos separately on their site,
> > >hmmmm...  Maybe we're
> > >getting different stories. 
> > >
> > >ANYWAY, I have a good friend looking for a good used
> > >1.6L NA engine to
> > >fit in a 93 Golf (gas-to-diesel conversion, where
> > >the PO re-ringed it
> > >and then it blew a month later).  Anyone want to
> > >ship one cheap to
> > >Alaska?  (Although I think she may have an
> > >unrealistic price
> > >expectation.)
> >

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