[T2] Engine switch

Bob Pratt ka1dza at verizon.net
Fri Jan 11 10:23:58 PST 2019


Yup, I already have an extra bracket. So.... The only difference is the front tin?
Is that because of the mustache bar?
Thanks for the info!

Bob

> On Jan 11, 2019, at 8:24 AM, Erik Burtis <ewdb92 at gmail.com> wrote:
> 
> As stated, you'll need to swap the front tin, the rest will be fine.  If your bug engine has a universal case, you should have the bolt hole for the mustache bar.  If not they sell a conversion kit that mounts to the oil pump plate.  I think they sell for about $12.  You WILL need to mount the mustache bar as there isn't anything else holding up the engine and trans outside of the front trans mounts.
> 
> Erik 
> '71 Westy
> 
>> On Fri, Jan 11, 2019 at 7:15 AM Bob <ka1dza at verizon.net> wrote:
>> Is it possible to install a 1600 engine from a super beetle into a ‘71 bay window.I need to do the temporary engine swap until I get the bus engine rebuilt.Have a great weekend my fellow bus pilots!
>> 
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