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Re: Need an A4 or a mechanic...

Originally Posted by sailor29664 View Post
she's rinning at present, jsut making noises an engine shouldn't make and smoking--sometimes a little, sometimes like a fog Found a rebuilt last night up in MD, having it shipped down this week. Figure I'll jsut drop the new one in, then either learn to rebuild the old one or have it done to ahve a spare on hand. Thanks for the replies, will update on progress as it goes.
Do it yourself, even if you have to convince your wife to let you do it on the kitchen table. It is very satisfying the first time you light an engine you have built yourself from the bare block.

The A4 is such a simple engine that anyone who can turn a wrench can rebuild one.

I, myself, personally intend to continue being outspoken and opinionated, intolerant of all fanatics, fools and ignoramuses, deeply suspicious of all those who have "found the answer" and on my bad days, downright rude.
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