Small updates got the head bolted up and torqued down starting to get the timing system in order.
well I was planning on using the original W58+ drive line. now I am considering using the A341E auto transmission. we'll see it all depends on parts availability,cost and time.that is 1 bad ass lookin motor im wiping drool off my lip right now. r u using the 5 speed that was in the car ? if so does it use the original transmission mount and drive line ?
Well the water pump looked fine when I took it apart. The fins have barely any wear and no play. And yes that what I was doing with my oil pan.Id swap that water pump out for a new one. Also the oil pan has a drain for the turbos I believe so I just made a plate and covered it up.