VW Front Engine Tin - Black - Late Doghouse Style

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VW Front Engine Tin - Black - Late Doghouse Style

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This black late style doghouse front engine tin keeps your Air-Cooled Volkswagen running cool by fitting between the engine and transmission directing hot air away from the vehicle. Product fits most 1300cc-1600cc based applications. (Reference, Part Number 113 119 517S)
JBugs staff member Sam.

Our Expert's Take:

When it comes to engine tin, we always prefer original VW tin to aftermarket tin. For our 1971 Super Beetle restoration, we had our pick of the warehouse for the most part, and we used all original engine tin. Sometimes getting ahold of original pieces isn't feasible so there is a place for aftermarket engine tin. Aftermarket tin does not fit as well as original tin, period. Trimming, clearancing and occasionally drilling may be required to get the engine tin components to mount to the engine and other engine tin pieces. With work, the tin can be made to fit and be effective, but do not expect an OEM fit.
Sam


Note: The engine tin is not designed for use with fuel injected engine compartments. While the tin may fit the fuel injected engine, there may be a large gap between the engine tin and the body.

If you have a 1975 and later fuel injected VW we recommend sourcing original tin from a junkyard or other source of used parts.

California Prop 65 Warning: Cancer and Reproductive Harm
Please Note:The information listed below is for stock, unmodified VW's manufactured for sale in the US. VW's are commonly modified and very often parts from another year VW may have been installed on your car. California Pacific JBugs is not responsible for any errors if your car has been modified in any way.
VW Beetle
Sedan
1971 - 1974
Sunroof
1971 - 1974
VW Super Beetle
Sedan
1971 - 1974
Convertible
1971 - 1974
VW Karmann Ghia
Coupe
1971 - 1974
Convertible
1971 - 1974
VW Thing
Thing
1973 - 1974

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