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  1. Passat (B6)
    HelloI have a problem with my passat 2.0tdi 125kw when full thotle there is a good amount of black smoke. Turbo is good
  2. Golf IV/Jetta IV Cars
    I HATE TO DO THIS I have a GTI 20AE that is in good condition but needs some TLC here and there that I just don't have time to turn into that street warrior like I once wanted to. Sykesville, MD is the location. The car does have a Salvage title. 160,xxx miles and going up as it is...
    $3,200 USD
  3. Golf VIII R
    Does anyone know if it’s possible to install a turbo blanket on the MK8R and retain the stock heat shield at the same time? I’m not looking to get into a debate on if they are good or bad. I’ve been running them for years. I’m new to this platform and live in South Florida, so it is something I...
  4. 4000/80/90/RS2/B2/B3/B4, Coupe Quattro & Cabriolet
    Finally apart of the vw group! Switched over from a 99 outback-legacy! I have a 99 Cabrio with a mk3 aba engine(its a 5-speed stick). So far the entire suspension/braking system is new and axels. Its lowered a smidge and the bbs rims look nice imo. Planning to wrap it soon ( so don’t judge the...
  5. Golf V & Jetta V
    Im getting ready to tune my car but before i do i wanna get all of my desired upgrades, One thing ive always seen is people upgrading to a k04 turbo, pretty much plug and play. But in a recent video i seen, this didnt work out because of the wastegate hitting the block (pretty sure thats what...
  6. Golf/GTI VII
    Hi there folks, looking to spice up the acoustics of my GTI a touch and was wondering if anyone had any recommendations for parts that could add a bit of turbo flutter when letting off. Obviously there's the cowboy route of just unplugging the DV but i don't fancy damaging my turbo and dealing...
  7. Golf III & Jetta III
    so i listed my 1999 benz wagon up for sale and i received a trade offer for a 1993 built golf with 350whp/20psi of boost. would this be a daily? i need honest opinions for i have no knowledge of VW and reliability. I plan on using the car as a daily. (Pics Included)
  8. A4, S4, RS4, A5, S5, RS5, Q5, SQ5 (B8), B9 Cars
    2018 Audi A5 prestige package very well maintained one owner car. garage kept still smells new. not in any hurry to sell just testing the waters as they dont make the car in a manual anymore. car is owned outright title in hand. check out the pictures for the factory sticker for everything...
    $40,000 USD
  9. 1.8T Engine Forum
    Hi everyone this is my first post on this forum. I have a Skoda Octavia 1.8t AUQ with the DV located near the throttle body. The car is currently running 320bhp. Previous owner built the car and got it tuned by a well known 1.8t tuner here in the netherlands. The car was tuned with a BOV...
  10. The Beetle
    Well, title pretty much sums it up. Have had the car since ‘13 and have always toyed with the idea of 1) more power, and 2) better exhaust sound. Elaboration- 1) More power: Adding a turbo, stage 1, chip… Something to up the current 170 horses. Open to suggestions and please do share your...
  11. Jetta VII
    Is the turbo set up similar from the 2.0l gli motor to the 1.4l normal motor? like can i swap the turbos from the 2.0 motor to the 1.4l motor??
  12. 2.0T FSI, TSI, and TFSI (EA113) Engine Forum
    Hi, Does anyone know what size the V-Band clamp is that connects the hot and cold side of the turbocharger (K03/KKK)? I am looking to purchase a new clamp since mine has failed, but I cannot find any website selling that clamp. It seems like websites such as ECS tuning or FCP Euro are only...
  13. Golf/GTI VII
    My mother in-law has a 2015 vw gti it’s already on its 3rd trans. I scanned the car and p029900, p050700, p256300,p006800, p00AF00 and some others but mostly all turbo related. When I drove the car you can definitely tell there is a loss of boost and power. Should we take it to a shop or replace...
  14. Golf/GTI VII
    Hello, this is my first time posting but I’ve been reading and using the forum for over a year. I need help with turbo options and I’m stuck between 3. I also apologize if I’m not supposed to post this here or somewhere else. Im stuck between HPA’s is38+, CTS BB550, and the Garret Power max...
  15. Golf IV/Jetta IV Parts
    Hello, I am interested in buying your used USRT V-Walk turbo manifold for my 2.0 8v. Feel free to make an offer here. Also, if someone can make a custom turbo manifold to fit a k03s/k04, then please send me a quote. I am in the Tampa Bay area. Thank you!
    $123 USD
  16. Golf IV/Jetta IV Cars
    Located Long Island, NY Video: Video of car Selling this gti, only second owner. Hate to see it go but life happens…… cars been sitting in my garage a couple years. No time to finish and have other stuff going on. Turbo kit barely used Rebuilt and turboed couple years ago, never had time to...
    $4,000 USD
  17. Passat (B6)
    Hello. Turbo needs a new home !!! I purchased this remanufactured turbo for my 2005 Passat TDI with a BHW engine. See the photos to see it is a Garret OEM Turbocharger(GT1749VA VNT17) BHW. You will need a gasket kit and the variable vane actuator. (both not included). I purchased a 2015...
  18. Golf III & Jetta III
    Hello has anyone installed/know any one with experience with installing cheap turbos on eBay for the 2.0. I have a 2000 cabrio with a 2.0 and have been toying with the idea of installing this kit. For VW 2.0L 8V Jetta Passat Golf MK2 MK3 MK4 .63 Turbo Kit Manifold Intercooler | eBay Besides...
  19. Want to Buy WTB: Your GTI/GLI

    Golf IV/Jetta IV Cars
    As the title states I'm looking for a manual mk4 GTI or GLI VR6 or 1.8T I don't mind something that needs a bit of TLC but I'm not interested in anything rusting out, anything with insane mileage, or a $15k show car. Let me know if you have that almost mint mk4
    $1 USD
  20. The Volkswagen Lounge
    Hello, has there been anyone who needed to replace the gasket seals foe their turbocharger oil lines on their gen 2 tsi engine? I know there are two gasket seals per car, and copper sealing washers which I have purchased. Will I also need the o-rings to do the job as well? Do I need to...
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