Engines

For all Carb and Injection engines, standard or modified plus non-standard engine transplants. Heads; Blocks; Cooling (including heater issues related to the cooling system); Mounts etc

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Hints, tips and guides for repair and modification - the FAQ section on the main website is worth checking first for information relating to common faults and technical help. Useful posts and guides will be added to the FAQ http://www.sciroccoregister.co.uk/scirocco-faq
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  • GTX running hot
    byBlackGT »Wed Feb 13, 2019 11:11 pm
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  • oil pressure monitoring troubleshooting guide
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  • Thermostat
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  • Temperature gauge not working
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  • Anyone know there way around a kr 16v engine ??
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  • Larger Radiator- Fan Cowling
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  • 1.8 8v smoking when warm
    byLuke-stokes »Wed Apr 03, 2019 7:15 pm
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  • Non Runner, could be anything!
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  • Cambelt cover
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  • dx dizzy in a ex
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  • Oh no - big oil leak from engine....ideas on from where?
    bytimmaaah »Wed Jan 30, 2019 8:47 pm
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  • Oil catch can
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  • Mystery hole
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  • dipstick keeps blowing out
    byYolandi2 »Mon Sep 17, 2018 3:55 pm
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  • Top mounts advise
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  • Difficult cold starting
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  • Coolant Level Relay Toasted From Migrating Coolant
    byImatk »Fri Aug 03, 2018 5:17 pm
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  • Broken thermostat?
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  • blown head gasket problems, help!
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  • Mk1 new radiator
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  • Electric Fan
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  • Oily spark plug threads
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