Category Archives: 96 – v4

New Sachs clutch for the 96 v4

After a engine overhaul we decided to put the old clutch back in again. Ouch, that was a big mistake! The car is still slipping on the clutch when the engine warms up. So we have to cut the knot … Continue reading

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96 V4… Aftermath

Yesterday we started and drove the V4 after a complete engine overhaul. The project started only 2 years ago… And it was a great success! No leakage from the oil or coolant. Now we need to fine tune the engine. … Continue reading

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Checking the 96 inside… engine overhaul!

The inside of the 96 seems to be in good shape after 140.000 km of (ab)use. The reason of the overhaul is the leakage of engine oil on the clutch which made the clutch slippery. Also our next holliday’s journey … Continue reading

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Engine out… a job well done!

Today we managed to get the engine out.

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Preparing the 96 for a trip to Sweden

As we like to make a trip to Gothenborg and Stockholm next year, i need to prepare the 96 for her home-coming trip. So i made a little list of thing that need to get done: – clutch repair / … Continue reading

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