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    1. :facepalm: Oh Vortex. Endless source of...

      :facepalm:

      Oh Vortex. Endless source of amusement. I should know better than to reply in the car lounge. I've only tore down many high mileage flat tappet Volkswagen motors, my own and others run...
    2. Rotella has way more ZDDP and is better for the...

      Rotella has way more ZDDP and is better for the lifters in motors that are not roller rocker. ZDDP is also good for the rings and bores. The cars with the high pressure cam driven fuel pump require a...
    3. I will take Rotella T6 for 10$ more any day.

      I will take Rotella T6 for 10$ more any day.
    4. ^^ Yes.. They will fit any 1.8T

      ^^ Yes.. They will fit any 1.8T
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      No it was your crappy mounts, these aren't the...

      No it was your crappy mounts, these aren't the droids you're looking for wont work here. I'm not some idiot vortex kid.

      Everything was fine with your mounts removed from the scenario.

      I would...
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      Dirty little secret..... BFI mounts aren't exact....

      Dirty little secret..... BFI mounts aren't exact. I went
      Through this as they pushed my downpipe too close to the firewall/tunnel on a big turbo car.....
    7. They're very nice plugs. My motor likes them the...

      They're very nice plugs. My motor likes them the best so far. Only thing left to try are denso fine wire iridium plugs
    8. Frankenturbo f23 at 9psi to not upset the stock...

      Frankenturbo f23 at 9psi to not upset the stock maf limits
    9. Yep. On 2 year old heat baked 2.0t k coils.

      Yep. On 2 year old heat baked 2.0t k coils.
    10. The car is much snappier all over. Earlier spool...

      The car is much snappier all over. Earlier spool you can hear at all throttle points now, not as lazy and crisper exhaust tone.
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      Sticky: Gwinnett PD are fine professional folks. I was...

      Gwinnett PD are fine professional folks. I was pulled for motor vehicle admin insurance issues. I had valid insurance but my company did not notify the state. The officer commented I accelerated hard...
    12. Stock 9607...

      Stock 9607 http://img.tapatalk.com/d/14/08/16/3u6adeqa.jpg
    13. Let me dig through th tradh

      Let me dig through th tradh
    14. You're right. They run better than iridium...

      You're right. They run better than iridium NGK...... Dramatically......

      It's a seemingly cooler plug was beating on it in 34c weather and these crap all over NGK nickel plugs
    15. Opinions on Bosch iridium plugs? Seem > NGK/Denso

      http://img.tapatalk.com/d/14/08/15/2e8yquzy.jpg

      This looks pretty tucked away. and it was an autozone oem for the AEB motor. .038 gap on all 4 out of the box. Perfect.

      This looks like it may...
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      Needs more bang bang and flames :D

      Needs more bang bang and flames :D
    17. So I am moving forward with plumbing in an IAC...

      So I am moving forward with plumbing in an IAC and wiring it into the harness. This is still the best option it seems.
    18. Thread: EFR Anatomy

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      I know where you saw that EFR diverter valve...

      I know where you saw that EFR diverter valve before... on the MHI turbos fixed to Volvo 740/940 cars in the 80's and 90's. BAM! Old guy knowledge :D
    19. I did not even bother contacting Doug about it...

      I did not even bother contacting Doug about it after seeing the denial and everything he does to hide the wastegate issues. Nobody can tune them for the S4's properly also. Lots of smoke and mirrors,...
    20. Subbed because OP is metal as all \m/

      Subbed because OP is metal as all \m/
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