944: And the next thing to break is….

944 balance shaft belt broken
A rather forlorn-looking balance shaft belt. Not sure if it was the culprit or just a victim.

Yes, the cooling system. As I feared from the start. Based on my experience with my 1964 T-bird, cooling is almost always the problem with old cars. And it’s often the problem with race cars and high-horsepower cars too. Heat dissipation is a constant battle in any motorized vehicle.

So what happened? Continue reading 944: And the next thing to break is….