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

    VWVortex


    Search:

    Type: Posts; User: simple_man

    Page 1 of 13 1 2 3 4

    Search: Search took 0.74 seconds.

    1. Not giving any advice, just thinking out loud...

      Not giving any advice, just thinking out loud :wave:
      OEM system run 4Bar. With 1 Bar boost you end up with only 3 Bar reaching injectors. Works OK for me.
      Somewhere below 3 bar is spray pattern...
    2. Replies
      186
      Views
      17,377

      It was a warm day, about 29-30C.

      It was a warm day, about 29-30C.
    3. Replies
      186
      Views
      17,377

      Got a chance to test my custom oil cooler. Blue...

      Got a chance to test my custom oil cooler. Blue is water, Orange is Oil temperatures are in Celsius.
      Below is 10 minutes of abuse on the skidpan. RPM at about 5-7000 in first gear and 3-5 in second....
    4. Replies
      210
      Views
      37,759

      Reasonable $$$ for a build like this. Lots of R&D...

      Reasonable $$$ for a build like this. Lots of R&D would go in to it. Good luck with sale.
      Sad actually, it's a waste this way. Should just drive the hell out of it until it's dead to get the value...
    5. You got PM. Order: 238-220-307 Been a week of...

      You got PM.
      Order: 238-220-307
      Been a week of so. I think expansion tank is the cause of delay.
    6. Replies
      17
      Views
      919

      Hey, where is the build specs and images?! Make...

      Hey, where is the build specs and images?!
      Make this thread worth looking at :thumbup:
    7. Guys, do you have non-coilovers kits that would...

      Guys, do you have non-coilovers kits that would be x2 stiffness for the front and OEM height?
    8. Replies
      210
      Views
      37,759

      Am I reading correctly 2 seconds for 0-100km?...

      Am I reading correctly 2 seconds for 0-100km? That's bike fast :thumbup:
      Great to see whole drive-train holding that much TQ. Great build!
    9. Free shipping? I take it if you ship to Australia...

      Free shipping? I take it if you ship to Australia as well :D
      BTW, got order pending with you guys, two O2 sensors (front) and coolant expansion tank. No ETA! Can you update!
    10. Replies
      186
      Views
      17,377

      What's 'rear box'?

      What's 'rear box'?
    11. Replies
      186
      Views
      17,377

      What can be better than 3.2 Turbo? 3.0 Turbo in...

      What can be better than 3.2 Turbo? 3.0 Turbo in OEM form :thumbup:
      Runningin at the moment. Nice & smooth power delivery, early spool like 1500RPM for full 8PSI boost :laugh:
      8 speed transmission,...
    12. Dunno about CTS dyno but it's not too far off...

      Dunno about CTS dyno but it's not too far off from my numbers 1bar, 400WHP.
      Stock mani quality is hit an miss. I run mine with 15 PSI for over 12 months. It was fine, just spitted nipple near...
    13. Thanks for that. Will do some checking. I...

      Thanks for that. Will do some checking.
      I remember you talking about cracking front suspension and that you ended up replacing steering rack. Was it the case? Can you give more info?
      Reason for the...
    14. Always run at -18. When I get vacuum leak, it...

      Always run at -18. When I get vacuum leak, it drops to -15. This time around, it's all sitting tight around -18. So no leak anywhere. Also, on UM code minor leak do not trip this code. I know as I...
    15. R32 Turbo - Oxygen (Lambda) Sensor B2 S1 Voltage too Low P2415 - Help

      Hi Guys,
      Anyone have first hand experience with this? My car was parked for 6 weeks, started driving got codes as below. Installed new MAF and cleared them. They came back some 400 mile later....
    16. Replies
      1,028
      Views
      76,626

      Do not focus on the HP number. Different dynos...

      Do not focus on the HP number. Different dynos will give you different numbers. I would think mine is +/- 10% from reality. You need base line to compare.
      I can tell you that on stock 4 Bar fuel...
    17. Replies
      1,028
      Views
      76,626

      Take it with the grain of salt, I am not a tuner....

      Take it with the grain of salt, I am not a tuner. From what I know about E85 it generates higher exhaust volume. This assist turbo spool but at high rpm this added exhaust volume will add to your...
    18. Replies
      1,028
      Views
      76,626

      That's two projects on 'pending' list from UM....

      That's two projects on 'pending' list from UM. E85 Flex and Haldex flash :thumbup:
      E85 is also known to give you slightly earlier spool, some say 300 rpm worth. On the flip side, it may choke...
    19. Replies
      912
      Views
      66,538

      Great feedback. Thanks. Got link where Ohlins...

      Great feedback. Thanks.
      Got link where Ohlins dampers came from?
      What are actual specs of the springs and where one can order? I would not want to do trial/error if it's already been done, just...
    20. Replies
      1,028
      Views
      76,626

      Interesting note about cruise control. My car...

      Interesting note about cruise control. My car when was loaded with original C2 code (years back) would jerk in cruise control mode, then shut down the engine and throw the error :facepalm:

      Re OP,...
    Results 1 to 20 of 250
    Page 1 of 13 1 2 3 4