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Old January 7th, 2019, 09:31 AM   #101
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Default Re: 74 Super with Longitudinal Acura 3.2 V6

With the 'hatch' you'd keep the VW profile and still have good access to the engine. The bulkhead, even with a rear window would keep the noise way down.
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Old January 25th, 2019, 08:59 AM   #102
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Wow! Just found this thread. Haven’t been on here in a long time. I’m also building a mid-engine beetle but using Passat/Audi 1.8t and 5 speed. Its PFM in the intro build section. I like the way your setup is working out. Will be reading all the way through this and checking out the tread on the samba!


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Old April 16th, 2019, 06:47 PM   #103
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Bought $200 worth of turbo stuff from ebay sellers and started putting together a system. There are other parts that i should be working on but this sounded more fun



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Old April 16th, 2019, 07:03 PM   #104
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Wow! Just found this thread. Haven’t been on here in a long time. I’m also building a mid-engine beetle but using Passat/Audi 1.8t and 5 speed. Its PFM in the intro build section. I like the way your setup is working out. Will be reading all the way through this and checking out the tread on the samba!


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Thanks! I read through your thread. Am I right in saying you've been at it for 11 years? Then again, there are no rules for this stuff and I read you've finished other projects in the mean time.

I couldn't seem to post in your thread but your project looks really cool
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Old April 17th, 2019, 11:00 AM   #105
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And besides being a fun part of the project, tinkering on the turbo should likely 'boost' your enthusiasm.
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