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    Thread: my G60 swop into mk1

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      07-09-2012 02:55 PM #1
      whats up peeps im from South Africa Cape Town and i imported a G60 motor and have fitted it into a mk 1,nearly running still doing a few odds and ends so thought id add up some pics to show you the progress, Here in cape town there is basically no G60 here as we do not get corrados here so yea im pritty exited to get here on the road, this golf is a 1988 citi sport 1.6 carb was modified then blew the motor , then converted to fuel injection running gotech management with imported 2L 8v motor running on ITBs then had that motor for 2months anf go bord and wanted 2 be differnt so got a G60 here are some pics.........car was just resprayed in the pics so interior and stuff still getting done....hope u like
      the 2l 8v
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      the G60
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      striping the motor
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      putting it back together
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      the new interior
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      the bay
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      imported my 68mm pulley from bahn brenner
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      will post more updated pics

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      07-09-2012 02:57 PM #2
      **** my bad i dont know how do up load this pic on this form........epic fail

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      07-09-2012 03:09 PM #3
      don´t worry, just host them somewhere on the internet...

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      07-09-2012 07:12 PM #4
      Quote Originally Posted by mass-DUB-ationt View Post
      **** my bad i dont know how do up load this pic on this form........epic fail
      I find Photo bucket easy to use

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      07-11-2012 02:58 PM #5
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      just checking if this works so i can load up the pics

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      07-11-2012 03:22 PM #6
      taking the 2L 8v ITB out
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      2L 8v is out
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      the 2L 8v ITB
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      stripping car for respray
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      striping for respray
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      new door cards
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      interior striped
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      bay after spray.....time to hide wires
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      picking up motor from importers
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      stripping the motor
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      nearly striped
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      head off
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      head
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      striped, cleaned, sprayed block gun metal
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      assembling
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      opening charger
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      assembling block
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      210mm fly wheel and clutch
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      seats done over
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      gear box, 2Y stud kit
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      motor going in
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      motor in
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      stance
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      68mm pulley imported from bahn brenner
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      charger
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      this is the only pics i got i must up date still,management system is hooked up just a few more odds and ends then she will be good 2 go

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      07-11-2012 03:29 PM #7
      swop i did a swop in my car. hah a. nice car love it

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      07-11-2012 03:39 PM #8
      Quote Originally Posted by canexrabbit View Post
      swop i did a swop in my car. hah a. nice car love it
      shot bro im trying
      suks comming from south africa bro coz here aint the stuff u guys can get i must import bro suck its ok there is basicaly no g60s here on our roads and motors are hard to find here

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      07-11-2012 05:05 PM #9
      Great to see someone prevailing the odds of locating things! And I thought it was hard for us

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      07-12-2012 12:58 PM #10
      thanks man appreciate it

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