German Auto Repair Blog

1970 Porsche 914-6

December 14, 2020 , , ,

Porsche billed this car as a two-seater, but it's more of a 1+1. The passenger seat is barely a real seat. Production of this flat-6 version was limited to somewhere between 2800 to 3500; there are differing versions according to available Porsche numbers and unofficial sources. Either way, there aren't many of them now, anywhere. Read More

Audi CAEB 2.0T Cylinder Head Rebuild

December 11, 2020 , ,

A tired-ish engine with over 100,000 miles can be rejuvenated to rise again for another 100k run. There was nothing physically wrong with this head, but a few valves would not seal adequately due to the carbon buildup that is inevitable with direct-injection gas engines. Read More