Great info Andrew.
If it helps any others considering one of these distributors, I bought one for our Kombi six months ago and it’s...
I wanna see people enjoy their cars. Driveability and longevity of service works for me. Here you go.. a free factory advance curve!
Continuing that the aluminum cased 1700 was then adapted and used in the 70's buses and then increased to 1800 and 2l, with "dual" Carbs...
Well done Adrian .
can we make this a sticky please
It is likely if you actually have a 2l in your 74/75 it is a replacement engine (really common after 45+ years).
Still amazing and perfect as she has been for the past 28 years on Oct 30 ;-P.
Still don't know how she puts up with me!
Lastly, timing with timing light to finish off, it's the factory spec in this case, 7.5 degrees btdc with vac hose disconnected at 875 rpm...
Congratulations Adrian. Job well done with many a great explanation along the way.
Congratulations Adrian you have helped a lot of people out over the years and even us old mechanics pick up a bit of new information or...
It will be fine
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