I have a '72 type 2
Over the last few days I have noticed that the starter motor has been getting slower and occasionally not turning over clicking only then after several turns of the key firing up.
This morning when I was driving to work the generator light came on and the radio turned off...
All has just come off a running 1300 single port beetle engine. Everything works fine. only selling due to upgrade of engine to twin port and larger clutch/fly wheel. :)
Clutch, used but running fine, some wear can do pics on request. £25.
Fan housing, black, has all the flaps £20.
The car is a '71 1200 Beetle. It is not a dog house fan housing.
I am stripping down my engine at the moment, and noticed that the fan housing above cylinders 3 and 4 has a curve to it. I had always thought the fan housing was straight.
Here is a picture to show what I mean
and one showing...
Cut - slice -
Here it is - feel the quality !
(note - This is a Scat 36hp style doghouse fanshroud. I modded it a few years ago by drilling holes to fit the flaps - these repro fanshrouds don't normally have them)
Compared to a stock VW one -
More fanshroud info here -...