We are in the midst of renovating our site!

Our online store will re-open on WEDNESDAY AUGUST 12th with some exciting updates and improvements to your parts shopping experience.

If you already have an order in process with us, don't panic!

We are still processing and shipping orders from our warehouse as normal even while our site is offline.

We sincerely appreciate your patience while we are doing these site upgrades.


  VW Parts Catalog > Engine Parts >

Aluminum Engine Case, 85.5mm Bore, 8mm Case Savers, EACH, 043-101-025AL
Aluminum Engine Case, 85.5mm Bore, 8mm Case Savers, EACH, 043-101-025AL


 
This Aluminum Super Case for VW Beetle based engines is built with performance in mind from the ground up! Aluminum construction is strong. This is a dual oil pressure relief, and is universal to be used on Type 1, Upright Type 2, and Type 3 engines!

Has drilled/tapped bosses in rear for 68-71 Bus, and Type 3s with Rear Mount.

It's important to note that these cases are HEAVY, ~20lbs heavier than a magnesium case. You don't realize how much that is until you pick one up!

Also, other vendors will not tell you this, but Aluminum Cases will run around 20F hotter oil temps than the same engine using a Magnesium case.

Besides the oil temps, the weight IS an issue if you have a Auto-X or Hillclimb car, putting an extra 20lbs in the worst possible place is something you should consider (do you REALLY need an Aluminum case?). Another reason we lean toward Mg cases is that, in our experience, Aluminum cases are prone to cracking -- but on the flip side, aluminum is easier to repair IF something goes wrong!

You can use this in Type 1, Type 2, and Type 3 applications.

Price: $799.95

: 043-101-025AL


QTY:
Overview More Info
 
This Aluminum Super Case for VW Beetle based engines is built with performance in mind from the ground up! Aluminum construction is strong. This is a dual oil pressure relief, and is universal to be used on Type 1, Upright Type 2, and Type 3 engines!

Related Items...
Double Thrust Cam Bearings, Type 1 Based Engines, 111-198-541HDBR
Price: $29.95
Double Thrust Cam Bearings, Type 1 Based Engines, 111-198-541HDBR
Engine Gasket Set (GERMAN) WITH Flywheel Seal, for 1300/1500/1600cc Engines
Price: $24.95
Gasket Set w/Flywheel Seal, 1300/1500/1600cc Engines
Crankshaft Installation Kit (Crankshaft Hardware Kit), With Drive Pinion, Type 1 Based Engines
Price: $99.95
Crankshaft Installation Kit (Crankshaft Hardware Kit), With Drive Pinion, Type 1 Based Engines
Engine Case Hardware Kit
Price: $29.95
Engine Case Hardware Kit

Share your thoughts on this product with other customers...
Click here to be the first to WRITE A PRODUCT REVIEW!