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by DIamondHell
Wed Feb 24, 2021 4:49 pm
Forum: Engine and Drivetrain
Topic: Engine and gearbox removal
Replies: 3
Views: 472

Re: Engine and gearbox removal

I've spent time with the workshop manual already. It's not that helpful, as it describes how things should happen, not how they will happen after eight years of road grime and salt. :lol: Anyway, yesterday's update.... Replacement engine delivered yesterday. It looks as described. Pallet-based roll-...
by DIamondHell
Tue Feb 23, 2021 11:42 am
Forum: Engine and Drivetrain
Topic: Engine and gearbox removal
Replies: 3
Views: 472

Re: Engine and gearbox removal

It's now in the workshop, on the ramp https://diamondhell.s3.eu-west-2.amazonaws.com/Clutter/IMG_20210222_172445.jpg The engine and box will be coming out downwards, on the subframe. This means the driveshafts need to come out, which is identifying some age related issues. Someone has bimetallic, 8 ...
by DIamondHell
Sun Feb 21, 2021 11:56 am
Forum: Engine and Drivetrain
Topic: Engine and gearbox removal
Replies: 3
Views: 472

Engine and gearbox removal

Has anyone on here done it? I have a 2.2 and manual gearbox to take out of an Evoque (not quite a DS, I know). I appreciate there will be details differences, but the base is largely the same. Any hints, tips and pointers would be much appreciated. Oh, I'm not taking it out for a laugh, but because ...