1982 Vanagon AAZ build

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1982 Vanagon AAZ build

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Has a 1.9l AAZ engine from a 94 Canadian Passat.. Mileage unknown.. Giles super pump.. Custom 1.8t Passat intercooler setup.. Egt gauge.. Suspension lift and tires coming soon! Tows my raft trailer like a boss! More pics soon..Image
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Re: 1982 Vanagon AAZ build

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I've always thought something like this would be a ton of fun to build. What kind of oil pump/ pan are you using. This kind of swap always makes me worried about oiling with the engine sitting sideways like that.
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Re: 1982 Vanagon AAZ build

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Nice!!

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Re: 1982 Vanagon AAZ build

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It was a factory diesel.. Came with oil pan and pump pickup to fit in there all tidy like.. Have yet to fabricate a throttle cable bracket so I can put another engine cover on. This one has a bump out.. So much better than the water boxers..
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