1983 1.7 Manual Turnagain Arm AK

*Please note this ad is a repost

Key Ad Information

-Source: Craigslist
-State: Alaska
-City: Turnagain Arm
-Asking Price: $3,500
-Contact: (907) 280-8082

Key Vehicle Data

-Model Year: 1983
-Engine: 1.7
-Transmission: Manual
-Miles: Not Listed
-Color: Blue

Description: 1983 Volkswagen Rabbit Pickup in great shape, see below inventory of work completed last summer. Interior is in beautiful condition. Comes with a LEER camper shell. New rotors would be recommended.

Phase 1

Cylinder head gasket set
Head bolts
Timing belt
Water pump
Cylinder head warpage check @midtown machine
Remove cylinder head

Phase 2

Removed old engine, assemble* and install new engine
(*installed 1.7 intake manifold w/ new gasket, installed mk1 motor mounts, sensors, etc)
Replaced exhaust manifold gaskets
Replaced clutch, remove and install flywheel
Installed new rear main seal
Replaced water pump/thermostat/housing
Replaced heater core to cylinder head hose
Replaced valve cover gasket and installed 1.7 valve cover with correct throttle cable mount
Replaced upper radiator hose
Installed radiator fan switch and repair harness
Replaced clutch cable
Installed new rear shoes, wheel cylinders, adjust e-brake and flush/bleed the system
Adjusted fuel mixture for larger engine, adjust timing
Installed new radiator
Full detail, wash and 100 miles of test driving to ensure complete reliability – –
Swapped oil filter housing from the 1.7 to clear the warm up regulator – –
Replaced passenger side brake light – –
Replaced front left turn signal bulb – –

JH GTI 1.8 motor 109k
Engine pick up (in the valley)/finders fee
Flywheel resurface
New OEM rear main seal and sealing flange
New coolant flange gasket
Spark plugs
Radiator fan switch
New upper radiator hose
Clutch cable
New clutch cable clip and rubber grommet
Wheel cylinders
Rear Brake Shoes
Brake fluid
New Oil Dipstick and Coupler


Truck Photos

1983 Turnagain Arm AK


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