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by jedigti16v
Sun Jun 19, 2016 10:05 am
Forum: Engine & Gearbox
Topic: Crank & Conrod are they the same?
Replies: 1
Views: 264

Crank & Conrod are they the same?

Hi everyone, I'm in need of a Crank & number Conrod & Cap for my KR. I have 2 options. Option 1 my friend has a crank from a KR but no Conrod and the Crank needs a good polishing. Option 2 same friend has an Audi 80 block with Crank Pistons the lot which is good but I want to keep my block t...
by jedigti16v
Sat May 21, 2016 9:52 pm
Forum: Engine & Gearbox
Topic: Vacuum system 16v KR
Replies: 2
Views: 422

Re: Vacuum system 16v KR

Thanks mate, nice one.
by jedigti16v
Sat May 21, 2016 1:04 pm
Forum: Engine & Gearbox
Topic: Vacuum system 16v KR
Replies: 2
Views: 422

Vacuum system 16v KR

Hey Peeps, I have just replaced all the Vacuum pipes as I had splits in a few hoses, just one problem there are two nipples on the under side of the rubber boot that connects two the thottle body. At the moment I have the the pipe that is connected to the airbox closest to the alt going to the rear ...
by jedigti16v
Sun Apr 17, 2016 1:42 pm
Forum: Engine & Gearbox
Topic: Bottom End Rebuild 16v KR
Replies: 3
Views: 391

Re: Bottom End Rebuild 16v KR

Whats the bottom one mate? *oil pump driveshaft suppour bearing in cap*
by jedigti16v
Sun Apr 17, 2016 12:49 pm
Forum: Engine & Gearbox
Topic: Bottom End Rebuild 16v KR
Replies: 3
Views: 391

Bottom End Rebuild 16v KR

Hey Peeps I'm pulling my Engine from my Valver and doing a Bottom end rebuild. I want to stay with 1.8 bottom end. I'm really not bothered about dropping an 2.0 it's all about OEM for me. I would just like to know a list parts to complete this rebuild. BIG ENDS - SMALL ENDS RINGS CRANK SEALS Anythin...
by jedigti16v
Mon Mar 28, 2016 4:22 pm
Forum: Engine & Gearbox
Topic: Compression Tester (what size)
Replies: 3
Views: 295

Re: Compression Tester (what size)

Thanks mate, just that I'm looking at a few on ebay and there are a few choices most seem to come with 2 sizes for about £10 unless you want to spend £30 - £40. So just seeing if anyone knew the actually size.
by jedigti16v
Mon Mar 28, 2016 12:16 pm
Forum: Engine & Gearbox
Topic: Compression Tester (what size)
Replies: 3
Views: 295

Compression Tester (what size)

Hi all

I need to buy a compression tester, but what size? ie thread size plugs will I have on my MK2 16v? 14mm / 18mm??

Thanks
Jay
by jedigti16v
Wed Mar 09, 2016 7:37 pm
Forum: Engine & Gearbox
Topic: Hydraulic tappets replacement
Replies: 1
Views: 292

Hydraulic tappets replacement

Hey all,

I'm replacing Hydraulic tappets and cam chain etc at the weekend, with the head still on. Does anyone know if there is a guide on here at all? I'm sure I've seen one before but cant seem to find it.

Thanks J
by jedigti16v
Wed Mar 09, 2016 3:55 pm
Forum: Engine & Gearbox
Topic: Cam Chain 16v KR
Replies: 1
Views: 216

Cam Chain 16v KR

Hey Peeps,

My Cam chain is rattling like a trooper! Well I belive its the Chain.

A few questions how much Play should there be in the chain?

Also I can find a Genuine Cam chain anywhere. Has anyone had experience with aftermarket Chains?

Many thanks J
by jedigti16v
Thu Mar 03, 2016 8:45 pm
Forum: Engine & Gearbox
Topic: hydraulic lifters kr
Replies: 0
Views: 144

hydraulic lifters kr

Hey all,

I'm replacing lifters and cam chain etc at the weekend, does anyone know if there is a guide on here at all? I'm sure I've seen one before but cant seem to find it.

Thanks J

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