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Old 01-05-2009, 10:54 PM   #10 (permalink)
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The only Fault I know of with the 1.6 idi which is not maintenance related is the headgasket, which fails for no reason.

I have to recommend that you drive something with a 1.6 idi before doing the swap; honestly the slowest vehicle I've ever ridden in; just not sure how much power you *need*.

The I5 Benz is short on power also, but not nearly as much so as the VeeDub. But I'd drive it no problem.

Sprinter is great; I've been after my dad to buy one since 04.
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2013 Nissan LEAF SV totaled by now deceased intoxacated driver.
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6 speed ALH TDI Swapped in to a 2003 Jetta Wagon
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