2018 EMPI Parts Catalog VW IDIOT MANUAL
2018 EMPI Parts CatalogHow To Keep Your Volkswagen Alive, "The Idiot Manual"

596 pages of stock parts and aftermarket accessories. Whether you're looking for a specific part, or just something to browze through and get ideas from, this is a cool catalog that you can flip through easily. Of course, we can get anything in...

VW "IDIOT MANUAL"

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VW IDIOT MANUAL 17mm Socket for Transmission Drain Plug and IRS Pivot Bolt
How To Hot Rod VW Engines by Bill Fisher17mm Socket for Transmission Drain Plug and IRS Pivot Bolt

This is an absolute classic book.  Even though this book was written over 30 years ago, many of the principles have not changed.  Excellent information for both the novice, and the seasoned engine builder.  

This socket will make it possible to check/change transmission gear oil or remove your IRS trailing arm.  A must for every toolbox.

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Hubcap Puller Tool & Billet Jack Decorative Cover, Pair Triple Square 12-point Socket for IRS CV Joint Bolts
Hubcap Puller Tool & Billet Jack Decorative Cover, PairTriple Square 12-point Socket for IRS CV Joint Bolts

This cool item is multifunctional.  It is a tool for pulling your stock hubcaps, but also a billet cover that plugs right into the jacking point on the floorpan under the rear quarter window and running board.  Sold in pairs.

NO!!!  Those CV bolts are not Allen Bolts.  If you try to use an allen wrench on them, they'll strip and will need to be replaced.  This tool is the special "Triple Square" tool needed to replace them properly.

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Bench Mount Engine Stand/Holder Super Heavy Duty Engine Stand for VW Engines
Bench Mount Engine Stand/HolderSuper Heavy Duty Engine Stand for VW Engines
This fork will bolt directly to your workbench, and allow you to build your engine while it is securely in place. This is an economical way for the do-it-yourselfer. As of right now, we do not sell or recommend any of the inexpensive aftermarket...

Here's the stand we use in the shop to support engines when we build them. We have several of them! We've tried many different stands, all of which have bent, tipped over (not fun), causing engines to drop and cosly repairs. This super heavy duty...

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Crankshaft Gear Puller Tool Crankshaft Pulley Removal Tool
Crankshaft Gear Puller ToolCrankshaft Pulley Removal Tool

This is a MUST HAVE tool for engine builders to remove the gears from the crankshaft during disassembly to get to the bearings.

Don't damage your pulley, engine case, or screwdrivers trying to pull your tight crankshaft pulley.  We have just the tool for you.

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DELUXE Oil Filler Nut Removal and Installation Tool Oil Filler Nut Removal and Installation Tool
DELUXE Oil Filler Nut Removal and Installation ToolOil Filler Nut Removal and Installation Tool
Trying to remove your oil filler nut with two screwdrivers? Good luck! Even better luck trying to tighten it. Use this tool. That's what it was designed for. This tool fits inside the filler nut and grabs it from the inside. If the nut is stripped, no problem!

Trying to remove your oil filler nut with two screwdrivers?  Good luck!  Even better luck trying to tighten it.  Use this tool.  That's what it was designed for.  Requires 1/2" drive ratchet and extension.

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VW Flywheel and Axle Nut Torque Multiplier DELUXE VW Flywheel Seal Installer Tool
VW Flywheel and Axle Nut Torque MultiplierDELUXE VW Flywheel Seal Installer Tool
Don't risk torquing your gland nut improperly or cracking your axle by hammering on it with an impact wrench. Torque it correctly with this tool. It multiplies the torque on your torque wrench 9 times for every one pund of force. For instance, if...

Tired of trying to hammer your flywheel seal in, only to damage it trying to get it straight? Here's the answer. Simply toss the flywheel seal in, and use this tool to tighten it down until it bottoms out, and you'll have a straight, undamaged seal.

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VW Flywheel Seal Installer Tool - Standard Flywheel Lock Tool
VW Flywheel Seal Installer Tool - StandardFlywheel Lock Tool

Tired of trying to hammer your flywheel seal in, only to damage it trying to get it straight?  Here's the answer.  Uses the stock gland nut to pulll the seal into place properly.

Used to keep the flywheel from spinning during various different operations such as changing the clutch, torquing the gland nut, etc. Fits 6V and 12V flywheels.

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Distributor Drive Gear Puller Tool Heavy Duty Engine Dolly Tool
Distributor Drive Gear Puller ToolHeavy Duty Engine Dolly Tool

Ever try to remove or install your distributor drive gear without this tool?  If so, you know exactly how important it is to have one in your toolbox.

Having trouble moving your engine around the garage to access other things?  Try setting it on this VW Engine Dolly.  Makes life wonderful!

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Lifter Retaining Clips Tool, pair Oil Pump Puller Tool
Lifter Retaining Clips Tool, pairOil Pump Puller Tool

These are a slick invention to help hold your lifters in place as you split a case or mate it.  They come in pairs.

Safely remove the oil pump with this tool, don't ruin your expensive case by prying the pump out!

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Push Rod Measuring Tool Cylinder Head Measuring Tool For CC'ing Combustion Chambers
Push Rod Measuring ToolCylinder Head Measuring Tool For CC'ing Combustion Chambers
Having this tool is absolutely critical to being able to set your rocker arm geometry properly and cut your push rods to the correct length. It looks just like a push rod, but it has an adjuster on one end to dial in the length of rod needed, so you can cut properly.

Any and all engine builders, whether building a bone stock motor or a high performance machine, should have this tool in their tool box. Finding combustion chamber cc's is a critical part of determining compression ration and setting up your...

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VW Clutch Adjusting Wrench Tool VW Clutch Pilot Tool
VW Clutch Adjusting Wrench ToolVW Clutch Pilot Tool

If you've ever used one of these, you'll know how simple they make life.  Gives you the necessary added leverage to turn the wingnut on the clutch cable easily.

Fits all upright engines, '49 to '79.

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VW Deck Height Measuring and Adjusting Tool VW Engine Crankshaft End Play Measuring Tool
VW Deck Height Measuring and Adjusting ToolVW Engine Crankshaft End Play Measuring Tool

This is a MUST HAVE tool for serious engine builders to properly measure and adjust deck height before installing the cylinder heads on and engine.  Proper deck height is critical for maximum efficiency and power in your build.

We recommend using a dial indicator to measure and set end play, but if you don't have one, it can be done with feeler gauges and this tool.

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Dual Carburetor Synchronizer Tool Professional Dual Carburetor Synchronizer Tool
Dual Carburetor Synchronizer ToolProfessional Dual Carburetor Synchronizer Tool

This tool is handy for synchronizing dual carburetors.  It is commonly used on Weber, Dellorto, EMPI, and other dual carburetors.  It is sometimes used on Kadron carbs, but we recommend our method, which does not require this tool.

This tool is handy for synchronizing dual carburetors. It is commonly used on Weber, Dellorto, EMPI, and other dual carburetors. The bubble gauge accurately reads from 1 to 30 kg/h for precise adjustment from side to side. It is sometimes used on...

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Case Splitter Tool Crimping Tool for Plug Wires, Connectors, W Terminals, etc
Case Splitter ToolCrimping Tool for Plug Wires, Connectors, W Terminals, etc

A "must have" when rebuilding your engine. This tool makes splitting the case much safer and easier than trying to pry it open with a screwdriver.  Simply inserts into the oil pump cut-out and expands without damaging the case.

This multi-purpose tool is a great choice for your VW toolbox. It cuts, strips, and crimps not only standard connectors from 22 gauge to 10 gauge, but it will also do spark plug wires, 90 degree terminals, insulated and uninslutated solderless terminals, and "W" crimps.

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Tow Bar, Fits Bug, Ghia, Thing: All Type 1 except Super Beetle
Tow Bar, Fits Bug, Ghia, Thing: All Type 1 except Super Beetle
Need a simple way to tow your Type 1 to and fro? The u-brackets on this towbar slip over the lower front beam tube on both sides, and are held in by quick release pins. It features a standard 2" ball on the coupler side. NOTE: When shipping, this...

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