Username or Email Address
Do you already have an account?
Forgot your password?
  • Log in or Sign up

    VWVortex


    Search:

    Type: Posts; User: Jo|\|

    Page 1 of 13 1 2 3 4

    Search: Search took 0.41 seconds.

    1. Replies
      59
      Views
      5,548

      It feels exactly like you described it. In the...

      It feels exactly like you described it. In the summer mine gets up to the internal temp of the car(130-140F) and in the winter when it's 19F out the knob is the same. If I bought another it would...
    2. Unless you go full custom the mk5 R32 will...

      Unless you go full custom the mk5 R32 will probably be your best option. There was a good picture but the link is dead, here is a really crappy thumbnail showing the difference.
      ...
    3. Replies
      65
      Views
      5,352

      The R has a auxiliary radiator in front of the...

      The R has a auxiliary radiator in front of the passenger side wheel. It's not in the diagram for some reason.
    4. Get a small cutoff wheel and cut a slot in the...

      Get a small cutoff wheel and cut a slot in the head. Then a few smacks with a hammer and a flat head should break it loose.

      http://blog.mtbguru.com/wp-content/uploads/2007/02/CIMG4022.jpg
    5. Replies
      35
      Views
      1,329

      The intake cam is 100% interchangeable. The mk5...

      The intake cam is 100% interchangeable. The mk5 exhaust cams have a different center line compared to the mk4 cams.
      Here are some pictures of the lobes with a straight edge on them and the cam...
    6. Replies
      4
      Views
      351

      Follow the bently or elring instructions on the...

      Follow the bently or elring instructions on the order of torquing the studs. Follow the exact instructions of the stud manufacture of how you should torque the studs, arp and raceware instructions...
    7. Replies
      8
      Views
      426

      They crush when you torque the head down. Throw...

      They crush when you torque the head down. Throw it away and get a new one.
    8. Replies
      4
      Views
      351

      Are you using the stock head bolts or head...

      Are you using the stock head bolts or head studs(raceware or ARP)? There is a huge difference in procedure depending on what you are using.
    9. Are they higher quality? I currently have your...

      Are they higher quality? I currently have your 25th lights installed and 2 the adjusters keep popping out where they attached to the reflectors. Not maxed on adjustment either, they are right in the...
    10. Are the adjusters assemblies the same as on your...

      Are the adjusters assemblies the same as on your 25th euro lights? http://volxtuning.com/products-page/headlights/mk4-golf-25th-ae-replica-e-code-headlights-smoked/
    11. Replies
      6
      Views
      513

      Are they machined for the 2.8 24v or the 3.2? ...

      Are they machined for the 2.8 24v or the 3.2? Mine were machined for the 2.8 and needed additional machining to fit the 3.2.

      This is what they should look like.

      http://i.imgur.com/BoCiHBo.jpg
    12. Replies
      2
      Views
      332

      It's a air shroud inlet to help with fuel...

      It's a air shroud inlet to help with fuel atomization. Just put a cap on it to be safe if you're running aftermarket injectors.

      You can see on the end opposite the connector there are 2 sets of...
    13. Replies
      17
      Views
      1,954

      You're in the wrong forum for your motor. You...

      You're in the wrong forum for your motor. You have a 2.8L 30v V6, not a 2.8L 24v VR6. Here is the link for the correct area, http://forums.vwvortex.com/forumdisplay.php?34-2-8l-V6-Engine-Forum
    14. Replies
      16
      Views
      690

      In my setup with a 8.5:1 headspacer and raceware...

      In my setup with a 8.5:1 headspacer and raceware a few threads stick up past the nut with the studs bottomed out. Raceware may have fixed the issue in later revisions. Mine were purchased 2 months...
    15. Replies
      1
      Views
      171

      Still looking for one.

      Still looking for one.
    16. If you are going to keep the stock intake...

      If you are going to keep the stock intake manifold you should keep the shifter rod. There is a huge drop in power if you don't use it.
      ...
    17. Replies
      55
      Views
      1,829

      Heatsoak maybe? The runs were only 3min apart.

      Heatsoak maybe? The runs were only 3min apart.
    18. Replies
      7
      Views
      498

      That's how the stock PCV works. The problem with...

      That's how the stock PCV works. The problem with vacuum is there is no vacuum if you're in boost, assuming your source is after the throttle body.

      It's either run a hose from the valve cover to...
    19. I say we just raid the car when he isn't looking....

      I say we just raid the car when he isn't looking. You take the head, I'll grab the catch can and intake manifold. :laugh::laugh:
    20. Replies
      7
      Views
      498

      Exactly what Charles said. There has to be a vent...

      Exactly what Charles said. There has to be a vent somewhere.

      You could get a MK5 3.2L valve cover and make a catch can setup that covers the ABS pump.

      You can see what the valve cover looks...
    Results 1 to 20 of 250
    Page 1 of 13 1 2 3 4