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Wez4Dez07
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Hey guys I need some help I have a Citi golf 2001 model 1.6 carb engine the guy I bought it from put at the time he told me 1.8 injected head on the car was fine with alot of power also only to learn it's a 1.6i golf life head I see there's a increase in fuel usage low power especially up hills I changed and put a new carb on the dizzy was finished replaced that did the belts put new and also did timing including dizzy timing still I feel it's heavy and also lack power and also the head has a blank off plate where injectors supposed to go to suit for carb when I do abit of distance I'm getting oil falling onto the manifold the car almost caught on fire a mech did a compression test he just told me it's 600 and 700 Highest bare with me guys this my first car but I know there's a big drop in power lately please help
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Neuk
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Welcome and enjoy the forum :wink:
Current Garage:
Daily Drive: 2014 VW Touareg 3.0 V6 TDi R-Line
Project Fes: 1982 VW Golf GLS 1.5
Project FeO: 1966 VW Type 2 Transporter Kombi Split Window

Previous Garage:
Roxy: 2015 VW Golf R
Vagon: 2005 Audi B6 A4 1.8T (140kw) Avant
Project XXXX: 1967 VW Type 3 Variant (Squareback)
Project Betty: 2005 Polo 1.9 TDI (PD130) Sportline
Weekend Warrior: 1993 Volkswagen Caddy 2.0 16v ABF on ITB's
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Hello and welcome! Enjoy the forum.
2016 Golf 7 Tyre Devourer
2012 Touran 2.0 TDI Comfortline
---- Ex ----
2012 Golf 6 GTi Edition 35 - RIP :-(
2012 Jetta 6 1.4 Comfortline - SOLD
2004 Ducati Monster 400 - SOLD
[2002 Polo Playa 1.6 2.0l - Sold
2008 Honda CBR 600RR - SOLD
2006 Honda CBR 600RR Movistar - Gone to Heaven
1996 Citi Golf CTi - SOLD
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