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Volkswagen belt change

2013-01-03 10:17:55.385819-08 by Dan Lyke 2 comments

For Eric and the other VW fans: Changing the belt on a VW bug in 5 seconds (YouTube).

Remember when you could work on your own car?

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#Comment Re: made: 2013-01-04 04:25:14.855248-08 by: DaveP

Have I mentioned that one of the reasons I'm liking my KLR650 so much is that it's a 25 year old design, so it's both pretty reliable at this point (so I don't have to fiddle with it unless I want to), and yet it's simple enough that I can work on it when I want to.

#Comment Re: made: 2013-01-04 06:07:10.487001-08 by: meuon

And I've found, except for a couple of odd sized metric wrenches and allens (hex) I had to buy, my Mini is very maintainable far away from the dealer. Oil changes and routine maintenance are a snap.

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