June 14, 2018

To do this job the intake manifold needs to be removed.   At this point we usually advise to clean out the intake runners in the head. These engines have carbon buildup issues due to location of the fuel injectors. After 100k the amount of carbon buildup on valves coul...

April 25, 2018

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March 26, 2018

When replacing the timing belt for the second time it is also time to reseal the top and front of the engine.  As you can see the front bumper and radiator need to be removed.  

This is an older S4, probably not too many of these around anymore, but it's one of my favou...

September 26, 2017

 If your wondering what is involved in pulling a Porsche 3.2l engine apart.

June 5, 2017

 Looks like the welding seams on the engine oil cooler are leaking. A common problem on this vehicle as it ages.You can re-weld or replace considering its made out of steel, problem is trying to find someone to do the job considering it is a major part of the engine!

February 3, 2017

 Was down at the dealership today picking up a part for a customer and look what i found! 300 SL, fastest production car of its day. The 300 is for its 3l engine and SL is Sport Leicht (Sport Light) .This vehicle also came with the first direct injection system which w...

February 2, 2017

 Getting ready to install this water pump! 2010 a3 2lt, also on other Audi and Volkswagen models with a ccta 2l engine. Seems like more and more automotive components are being made of plastic, they say because of weight, could it be or possibly cost? hmmm, in any case...