1979 VW Dasher conversion Submitted by an Anonymous Greaser on Wed, 2008-06-04 22:05 A friend has a '79 Dasher diesel wagon with low miles for sale. Does anyone know of a conversion kit for this car? Reply to this post Look to the engine Submitted by an Anonymous Greaser on Fri, 2008-06-06 15:00 I would expect that the engine in it is the same as was installed in the golf? If you you should find plenty of information looking that way. Leonhttp://wvodesigns.com reply it is the same engine as the Submitted by an Anonymous Greaser on Sun, 2008-10-05 13:10 it is the same engine as the rabbit. exactly. just in case anyone comes across this thread. reply Reply to this post Your name Comment * Location * What code is in the image? * Enter the characters shown in the image.