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ECS Tuning Releases VW MK7 / Audi 8V A3/S3 Street Shield Aluminum Skid Plate

posted by on 20 November 2015 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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With Volkswagen’s introduction of the MQB EA888 Gen3 1.8T/2.0T engine came multiple advancements in technology and production. Significant weight savings were accomplished through molded plastic parts throughout the powertrain; unfortunately, this included the engine’s oil pan. With no protection to cover such an important, yet fragile part, it’s easy to see why a plastic oil […] More…

ECS Tuning Releases Manifold Port and Throttle Body Boost Tap Kits For Gen3 1.8T/2.0T Engines

posted by on 9 November 2015 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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Volkswagen’s newly designed EA888 Gen3 engine operates in improved efficiency and power production as compared to previous generation engine platforms. However, with advanced technology, comes great obstacles in engine tuning and modifications. With the Gen3 engine’s closed vacuum system there was no easy method to tap into engine vacuum / boost pressure. The engineers at […] More…

ECS Tuning Launches Billet Engine Oil Dipsticks

posted by on 30 October 2015 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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ECS engineered in-house and manufactured in the U.S.A., you can expect nothing short of the very best quality in terms of fitment, precision and longevity. Designed to match the OEM dipstick length and indicator reading, simply check your oil level as you would on your original dipstick, but with billet confidence! The ECS dipstick handle […] More…

ECS Tuning Becomes the Exclusive Distributor For JCaps

posted by on 23 October 2015 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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JCaps started back when Jay, a mechanical engineer, became the proud owner of a brand new 2004 R32. He sought after high quality, billet machined accessories to dress up the engine bay and interior, but nothing on the market met his high quality standards. The only option was for him to engineer and produce his […] More…

ECS Tuning Luft-Technik Induction Systems For Your VW Mk5 FSI & Mk6 TSI

posted by on 16 October 2015 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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“Good things come to those who wait.” This proverb is arguably the best definition for the ECS Tuning Kohlefaser Luft-Technik (Carbon Fiber Air Technology) Induction System line. This group of premium in-house designed engine aspiration products not only deliver remarkable power gains, but also blend automotive engineering into an artistic canvas of underhood beauty. MK6 […] More…

ECS Releases High Flow Intercooler Plumbing Options for FSI and TSI Engines

posted by on 29 September 2015 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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Designed with a focus on improving performance while maintaining OEM fitment with the use of quality parts, the ECS Engineers were able to design these Boost Hose Kits to function and perform better than any other kit on the market. Attention to detail is never missed at ECS Tuning, and these kit are no exception. […] More…