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    Swapping out rabbit motor for an ecotec in a beam buggy

    I will have 2 cars this year 1600 and Super buggy-- going to have some fun--- Last 2 years I have gone threw 3 Knee surgeries but all is great now--
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    Swapping out rabbit motor for an ecotec in a beam buggy

    Out west here you can go to pic your part and see 20 of them - and for $180 a long block-- Also in the 80s-90s- 2000- the size was 1650 cc then it was given 1715cc ----these motors come alive at 2000 cc
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    Swapping out rabbit motor for an ecotec in a beam buggy

    Just so happens I have the info you're looking for--- The new people to this class never experienced how good the VW Rabbit was and still is----- Also how good and reliable a beam car works in short course... First what kind of car do you have? Second The older cars ballance was designed for the...
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    KOH UTV tires & wheel test

    Who's up to Test these Non Directional tires and wheels at KOH on a UTV -- 7.50x16---32.5 tall 45 pounds with tube mounted on a CMS spun 16in wheel... Post what your racing-
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    Some Tire 101 from the old guy and new things to come ---

    Yes------ my new tires wont be
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    Some Tire 101 from the old guy and new things to come ---

    Hoosier was a Remolded tire banned
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    Some Tire 101 from the old guy and new things to come ---

    Tires & wheels 101 Many years ago the 1600s-10-12- 5-1600-5-unlimited - Class 1 cars and some trucks were going to 16in wheels and tires because of the lighter weigh and less tire deflection that came with a radial tire . TILL the Trophy Trucks went to a 17 in wheel and just like that all the...
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    Dry Sump on a VW Type 1?

    I have used Dailys pumps on 2 motors now and they work the best -- Return is a roots style pump and really get the oil out plus makes approx 15-20 inches of vacuum pressure I say adds 15-HP to your motor - cost$ I think $1200 well worth it
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    Pro Unlimited Buggy

    The 2.0 will make the same if not more power- and a wider power band
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    Pro Unlimited Buggy

    MORE said the 2.0 Wabbit is OK---
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    Shave Weight

    10 pounds -- and in most cases takes off average 40 pounds set of 4 from any aftermarket wheels -
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    Pro Unlimited Buggy

    I know where a few are one is Vic Bruckmans old car and another is a BFD car email me at [email protected]
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    What is the top dog for UTV's this year? SET GO-!

    The new Kawasaki? I was liking it till I saw the weight -- and the exploding clutch
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    What is the top dog for UTV's this year? SET GO-!

    You cant trust all the hype from the manufactures SO pros and cons on all the new UTV's -- Name THE BEST TO THE WORST---GO
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    Pro Unlimited Buggy

    Yes they are Techtonics Tuning has everything
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