How To Hotrod Volkswagen Engines

Author: Bill Fisher
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 0912656034
Size: 11.99 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
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FIRE AND ICE . . . that's what you get when you take the cool looks of the Volkswagon Beetle, Bus, Karmann Ghia, Thing, Squareback or Fastback and unleash the hot performance of the air-cooled VW engine. How to Hot Rod Volkswagen Engines gives the real skinny for breathing-on, blueprinting and bulletproofing your air-cooled Vee-dub. Street, custom, kit car, off road, or full-race, this book gives you all the air-cooled engine-building basics to find and put to the pavement hidden horsepower. Includes tips on carburetion, ignition and exhaust tuning, case beefing, cylinder-head flow work, camshaft selection, lubrication and cooling upgrades, 6-to-12-volt conversions and much more. Plus there's a natty 6-page history of the origins of the first air-cooled VW engines. All neat stuff, this. Go ahead. You deserve it! Double or triple the output of your air-cooled Volkswagon. Or add 10-15 horsepower with easy bolt-on mods. Mild or wild, do it the right way-with this book. More than 300 photos, drawings and charts to guide you through your VW's innards. And don't look back.

Aircooled Vw Engine Interchange Manual

Author: Keith Seume
Publisher: Motorbooks
ISBN: 0760303142
Size: 16.72 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Find out which parts will fit your engine and what theyll do for it with this valuable guide to all engine, ignition and carburetion parts for your classic VW engine. Tuning recommendations on equipping engines for economy performance, mild performance increases, fast road or full race performance. Includes stock part interchange specs and parts numbers, and describes the wide range of aftermarket parts available.

Vw Beetle Performance Handbook

Author: Keith Seume
Publisher:
ISBN: 1870979958
Size: 13.83 MB
Format: PDF
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This companion volume to the author's VW Beetle Custom Handbook provides advice on how to step up the performance of the Beetle stage-by-stage, from cheap basic modifications through mild-street and fast-road tune to ultimate street specification.

How To Keep Your Volkswagen Alive

Author: John Muir
Publisher: Avalon Travel Pub
ISBN: 1566913101
Size: 20.33 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
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The nineteenth edition of this classic automotive manual helps dedicated VW owners fight the war against rust, body rot, and engine failure to keep their prized cars alive, with advice on caring for Bugs, Karmann Ghias, vans, and campers. Original. 30,000 first printing.

Baja Bugs And Buggies

Author: Jeff Hibbard
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 0895861860
Size: 19.65 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
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Shows how to convert Volkswagens into dune buggies, offers tips on off-road racing, and includes advice on safety and first aid

How To Restore Volkswagen Beetle

Author: Jim Tyler
Publisher: Veloce Publishing Ltd
ISBN: 9781903706909
Size: 12.75 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
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This invaluable book describes, in step-by-step detail, the entire VW Beetle restoration process. In addition to thorough coverage of bodywork repair, it will tell you how to restore and repair trim and mechanical components.