I am wanting to change my camper to twin carbs, it has a 1641 dp in it at present running on the normal pict 3 single carb. does anybody recommend a twin carb set up, i was favouring weber 40 idf, but realise there are other options.
Also apart from the inlet manifolds and air filters...
I have for sale a brand new MAHLE 1641cc 87mm barrel and piston kit in original packaging ready to go.
the kit includes
This is the cast kit which retails for £204 on VW Heritage (see below)...
After burning out a valve in my 1500 engine a good friend of mine suggested about turning it into 1641 as its cheaper than buying one. (he has built many engines so he knows what he is doing) , changing the barrels and pistons, engle 110 racing cam, but what heads do i get? And roughly what...
On ebay - would like about £950 or so. It's near Saxmundham, Suffolk.
Vw twin port 1641 Big Boys Toy recon engine, covered around 4,000 miles, unfortunately due to moving house we have lost all the paperwork so we...
Okay, I think I didn't post properly before, so I'll try again.
1641 engine on ebay, as follows:
Vw twin port 1641 Big Boys Toy recon engine, covered around 4,000 miles, unfortunately due to moving house we have lost all the paperwork so we haven't any history. It was pulled from my...
I am currently in the process of a full body off resto and currently attempting to work out what to do with my engine.
It is completely stripped and will be splitting the case one evening this coming week.
I'm researching/reading as much as possible to find out where to go 1600 or 1641, which...
I have a 1500 engine and I'm considering getting a 1641, I'm just wondering what company is best for part exchange for 1641. What happens and roughly what prices I'll be looking at. I know of "the vw engine company" and "the engine shop" has anyone had experiences with these? Many thanks :)
Anyone in the south east know of anyone looking to get shot of their engine? Looking for a complete running 1641 to 1840 engine - preferably as stock as possible. In Essex - willing to travel for the right one!
Hi guys, new to the forum, new to beetles but not new to VWs (I've owned a Corrado 16v 2.0 for 4 years, now for sale and a Corrado VR6 for 2). I bought a much unloved 69' 1500 a few months ago and started to strip with the look to replacing the rotten floor pans. As more often than not you end...
I've, after taking apart my engine, found I need to replace the B+Ps and looking at VW Heritage and Machine 7 have found a few different ones.
I know Mine are 87mm for a 1641cc engine.
Anyway VWHeritage gave me a few options:
Barrel/pistons 1641cc Forged Set of 4, Mahle AC198870F...
Well it's getting close to the time when I pull him out for his road test and call him ready to roll, so I thought you might like to see him again ...
In Holland you can modify the body as much as you like as long as you don't change the deignation of the car (sedan = sedan - so no...
I am nearing the part of the restoration that I have been most looking forward to... The Engine! :D
The current engine did not come with the car but from a donor car and is a 1641cc twin port with a single weber carb.
I dont really want a bigger engine, but I do want to get the most out of my...
1972 VW Beetle (Tax Exempt) - £3495 ono
Located in Torbay, Devon
Owned for 2 years - Selling to buy a boat
Extensive service history back to 1999 - all receipts kept during my ownership
MOT until March 2013
Almost a years tax although tax exempt
1641cc Engine - Holds oil and...
hey guys, im selling my bug. really don't want to sell him, but am about to buy a house and every penny counts!
The car drives lovely, about 3 or 4 months ago I put a 1641 engine in, it has twin 34 carbs, 110 engle cam, a fully merged header with a mondo phat boy/ and stinger, electronic...
Does anyeon have a Long bonnet they no longer require, also looking for a suitable front valance to match.... and rear valance to take a semi-w decklid
Also, building a 1641cc motor so looking for suitable heads, decent cam (engle 110 perhaps?), 1.25:1 rockers.