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Repair guides and support for the "people's car," the Volkswagen Beetle. Also known as the Type 1, the 1200, 1300, 1500, or simply the "Bug."

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after market oil filter and oil cooler

does installing an after market oil filter and oil cooler help the 40 hp bug engine?

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Installing a high quality oil filter and oil cooler will improve HP torque and reduce the probability of overheating of the engine (by cooling the engine oil).

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also put a bigger oil pump in to counter act extra resistance in oil cooler and filter

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@willyt , William, If installing/switching filter/cooler out for good quality/ higher capacity/ more cooling area(fins) and installed correctly, it can benefit your engine, especially in warm climates. Check out the links below to see what they have to say and recommend. Good luck.

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MWynxdKo...

http://www.aircooled.net/vw-performance-...

http://www.vw-resource.com/oil_cooler.ht...

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