Elgin Remedy ZDDP (zinc phosphate) VW Engine Oil Additive Elgin Remedy ZDDP (zinc phosphate) VW Oil Additive - 5-Pack
Elgin Remedy ZDDP (zinc phosphate) VW Engine Oil AdditiveElgin Remedy ZDDP (zinc phosphate) VW Oil Additive - 5-Pack

Highly recommended by Norris Cams and other camshaft manufacturers and VW Engine Builders: Air-cooled VW engines are of an old flat tappet camshaft design, unlike modern engines. This older design requires using engine oils with high ZDDP (a zinc...

Highly recommended by Norris Cams and other camshaft manufacturers and VW Engine Builders: Air-cooled VW engines are of an old flat tappet camshaft design, unlike modern engines. This older design requires using engine oils with high ZDDP (a zinc...

$12.95

$49.95

Curil T "Green" Engine Case Sealer - MADE IN GERMANY Curil K2 Engine Case Sealer - MADE IN GERMANY
Curil T "Green" Engine Case Sealer - MADE IN GERMANYCuril K2 Engine Case Sealer - MADE IN GERMANY

Curil "green" is an excellent sealant for between the case halves, for gasket surfaces. It is non-hardening so you don't have to rush when assembling your engine, and is super easy to clean up, even after years of use! Used by professional VW and...

This is the preferred sealer for between the engine case halves for many engine builders.  Non-hardening, and does not leak like silicone.  Used by professionals worldwide. 75ml.

MADE IN GERMANY

$15.95

$15.95

Dirko Sealant - MADE IN GERMANY Dielectric Tune-Up Grease For Points, Plug Wires, Bulb Sockets
Dirko Sealant - MADE IN GERMANYDielectric Tune-Up Grease For Points, Plug Wires, Bulb Sockets

Dirko sealant works great anywhere silicone would normally be used.  It is the preferred sealant for professional air-cooled engine builders, and used to seal the cam plug, cylinders to the case, around gaskets, etc.  

MADE IN GERMANY

If you own a Volkswagen you need to have this in your toolbox. It is used in the distributor to lubricate the shaft that the points block rides on to prevent it from wearing prematurely. It is also used on the spark plug wire boots. Another very...

$11.95

$5.95

Gasgacinch Gasket Adhesive & Sealer Fast Orange Hand Cleaner with Pumice, 15 oz. Rocker Cap Bottle
Gasgacinch Gasket Adhesive & SealerFast Orange Hand Cleaner with Pumice, 15 oz. Rocker Cap Bottle
Gasgacinch is a great adhesive for holding gaskets in place when assembling parts and guaranteeing a leak-free seal. It is especially useful for gluing the paper intake manifold gaskets to the bottom of the intake manifolds. Then, apply chapstick...

If you plan on getting dirty working on your VW, here's a way to get cleaned back up! This is the "official" hand cleaner of the Kaddie Shack. The rocker cap on the bottom of the bottle is really handy, as you can use it until it's literally all gone.

$8.95

$5.95

Lucas Engine Break-In Oil Additive with ZDDP Lucas 80W90 Gear Oil, gallon
Lucas Engine Break-In Oil Additive with ZDDPLucas 80W90 Gear Oil, gallon
If you are starting your freshly rebuilt engine up for the very first time, we HIGHLY recommend using this product. It is SUPER important. VW engines are of a decades-old design and require ZDDP (a zinc phosphate blend) to adequately lubricate...80W90 gear oil is the recommended weight for the transaxle in the air-cooled VW and Lucas gear oil meets both GL-4 and GL-5 speficiations. Depending upon application and year, it takes approximately 3/4 of a gallon to fill it up, so one gallon...

$16.95

$34.95

Lucas DOT 3 Synthetic Brake Fluid, 12 fl oz Moly-Graph Extreme Pressure Lithium Grease, Can
Lucas DOT 3 Synthetic Brake Fluid, 12 fl ozMoly-Graph Extreme Pressure Lithium Grease, Can
ALWAYS use DOT 3 brake fluid in your air-cooled VW. Using more modern fluids such as DOT 4 or DOT 5 can cause brake system failures in some systems, as the seals were not designed for use with other fluids. Lucas synthetic fluid is of excellent quality, and our personal choice.

This is a great quality all-purpose grease. You'll be amazed at how handy this is when it's on your work bench. We use it every single day! We cut a little hole in the top of the lid and insert a small paintbrush in it. Just pull the brush out,...

$5.95

$6.95

Moly-Graph Extreme Pressure Lithium Grease, Cartridge Engine Assembly Lube, Used For Engine Building
Moly-Graph Extreme Pressure Lithium Grease, CartridgeEngine Assembly Lube, Used For Engine Building
This is a great quality all-purpose grease. We use it primarily for greasing axle beams, king and link pins, or wherever you find a zerk fitting! Cartridge fits standard 14 oz. grease gun. It's the same as the one in the can, only it comes in a cartridge.When building an engine, it is super important to use the proper lubricant to keep the moving parts from damaging themselves as the engine rotates before oil pressure is achieved. We have had great luck with this particular assembly lube....

$6.95

$5.95

Sta-Lube Wheel Bearing Grease for Disc or Drum Brakes Non-Chlorinated Brake and Parts Cleaner
Sta-Lube Wheel Bearing Grease for Disc or Drum BrakesNon-Chlorinated Brake and Parts Cleaner

This is a great quality all-purpose grease. You'll be amazed at how handy this is when it's on your work bench. We use it every single day! We cut a little hole in the top of the lid and insert a small paintbrush in it. Just pull the brush out,...

Used for cleaning a myriad of things: brakes, clutches, carburetors, etc. It is fast drying and does not leave any residue. NOTE: This item cannot be shipped. It is only available in our parts store. If ordered accidentally, it will be removed from your order.

$6.95

$3.95

Permatex Threadlocker BLUE Permatex Threadlocker RED
Permatex Threadlocker BLUEPermatex Threadlocker RED

When tuning up your ignition system, you need to have this in your toolbox. It is used in the distributor to lubricate the shaft that the points block rides on to prevent it from wearing prematurely. It is also used on the spark plug wire boots.

When tuning up your ignition system, you need to have this in your toolbox. It is used in the distributor to lubricate the shaft that the points block rides on to prevent it from wearing prematurely. It is also used on the spark plug wire boots.

$6.95

$6.95

Permatex Ultra Grey RTV Permatex Silicone Sealant Permatex Muffler and Tailpipe Sealant
Permatex Ultra Grey RTV Permatex Silicone SealantPermatex Muffler and Tailpipe Sealant

This sealant is commonly used on mating surfaces such as cylinders-to-case, and under gaskets such as on valve covers, fuel pumps, gen stand, etc.

This is an excellent sealer for sealing between slip-flanges on headers. It is water soluble for easy clean-up, but cures to rock hard when heated to exhaust temperatures and seals extremely well. Put an end to exhaust leaks once and for all. Used by professional engine builders

$8.95

$5.95

Valvoline VR-1 Motor Oil with ZDDP, 10W30 Valvoline VR-1 Motor Oil with ZDDP, 20W50
Valvoline VR-1 Motor Oil with ZDDP, 10W30Valvoline VR-1 Motor Oil with ZDDP, 20W50
Many years ago, oil manufacturers removed the necessary ZDDP (zinc-phosphorus additive) from motor oils that VW engines need to protect their internals, such as camshafts and lifters. These older engine designs to not hold up as long using the...

Many years ago, oil manufacturers removed the necessary ZDDP (zinc-phosphorus additive) from motor oils that VW engines need to protect their internals, such as camshafts and lifters. These older engine designs to not hold up as long using the...

$8.95

$8.95

Rislone ZDDP (Zinc) Engine Oil Additive
Rislone ZDDP (Zinc) Engine Oil Additive

Air-cooled VW engines are of an old flat tappet camshaft design, unlike modern engines. This older design requires using engine oils with high ZDDP (a zinc phosphate compound) content, especially to protect the camshaft and lifters. Years ago, it...

$16.95