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    1. 12-17-2006 10:43 PM #106
      <TABLE WIDTH="90%" CELLSPACING=0 CELLPADDING=0 ALIGN=CENTER><TR><TD><i>Quote, originally posted by <b>ForsFedRado</b> &raquo;</i></TD></TR><TR><TD CLASS="quote">Here is mine just finished, it a little strange<p><IMG SRC="http://i34.photobucket.com/albums/d126/frosfedrado/DSC01994.jpg" BORDER="0"></TD></TR></TABLE><p> <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.vwvortex.com/vwbb/eek.gif" BORDER="0"> Daaaaaaaaayumn!!! <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.vwvortex.com/vwbb/eek.gif" BORDER="0">
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    2. 12-19-2006 04:14 PM #107
      For those of you running intake manifolds, how much does this actually help?
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      Sooooo.....i woke up this morning, ON my kitchen table, covered in flour. Aparently after the crown was finnished, we got some everclear last night. That ****'s the devil!

    3. 12-19-2006 04:21 PM #108
      <TABLE WIDTH="90%" CELLSPACING=0 CELLPADDING=0 ALIGN=CENTER><TR><TD><i>Quote, originally posted by <b>bryan burnick</b> &raquo;</i></TD></TR><TR><TD CLASS="quote">For those of you running intake manifolds, how much does this actually help?</TD></TR></TABLE><p>my car won't run without an intake manifold, so it helps alot <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.vwvortex.com/vwbb/sly.gif" BORDER="0"> <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.vwvortex.com/vwbb/rolleyes.gif" BORDER="0">

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      12-19-2006 04:40 PM #109
      lot of nice set ups, also notice alot of short runner intake manis...what kind of price range are these running? shop bought to local machine shop made...<p>last I checked vr short runners were like 1400$ ish.

    5. 12-19-2006 04:43 PM #110
      <TABLE WIDTH="90%" CELLSPACING=0 CELLPADDING=0 ALIGN=CENTER><TR><TD><i>Quote, originally posted by <b>corradokyd</b> &raquo;</i></TD></TR><TR><TD CLASS="quote">lot of nice set ups, also notice alot of short runner intake manis...what kind of price range are these running? shop bought to local machine shop made...<p>last I checked vr short runners were like 1400$ ish. </TD></TR></TABLE><p>yep and i am willing to bet you can make 400whp with a stock manifold <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.vwvortex.com/vwbb/wink.gif" BORDER="0">

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      12-19-2006 04:52 PM #111
      <TABLE WIDTH="90%" CELLSPACING=0 CELLPADDING=0 ALIGN=CENTER><TR><TD><i>Quote, originally posted by <b>corradokyd</b> &raquo;</i></TD></TR><TR><TD CLASS="quote">lot of nice set ups, also notice alot of short runner intake manis...what kind of price range are these running? shop bought to local machine shop made...<p>last I checked vr short runners were like 1400$ ish. </TD></TR></TABLE><p>You can have a good welder fab one up for just a few hundred bucks. You'll need to re-use your factory lower manifold though. Ready-made manifolds are $800+<p>Check out<br><A HREF="http://www.flipsidecustoms.com" TARGET="_blank">http://www.flipsidecustoms.com</A><br><A HREF="http://www.usrallyteam.com/inmani.html" TARGET="_blank">http://www.usrallyteam.com/inmani.html</A><p><br>For MkIV applications it isn't wise to go past 12-15PSI because the plastic will eventually crack depending on how many heat cycles it has. The MkIII manifold is a lot more durable.<br><BR><BR>
      <i>Modified by phatvw at 12:55 PM 12-19-2006</i>

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      12-19-2006 05:44 PM #112
      There was alot of debate over short runners years back, people were talking about the turbulance with the longer runners, although this was in the ABA motors. My assumption is when youre boosted, youre forcing air and the best way to do it is as direct as possible.

    8. 12-19-2006 09:30 PM #113
      corkey bell's book on boost. ftw designing/building things for f/i

    9. 12-19-2006 10:11 PM #114
      <TABLE WIDTH="90%" CELLSPACING=0 CELLPADDING=0 ALIGN=CENTER><TR><TD><i>Quote, originally posted by <b>brilliantyellowg60</b> &raquo;</i></TD></TR><TR><TD CLASS="quote"><p>yep and i am willing to bet you can make 400whp with a stock manifold <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.vwvortex.com/vwbb/wink.gif" BORDER="0"></TD></TR></TABLE><p>Yeah and also break alot of trannies & axle's doing it with all the lowend TQ the stock manifold puts out <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.vwvortex.com/zeroforum_graphics/biggrin_upper.gif" BORDER="0">

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      12-19-2006 10:25 PM #115
      this is my setup<IMG SRC="http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v628/ddgolf4/DSCF0008.jpg" BORDER="0"><IMG SRC="http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v628/ddgolf4/DSCF0013.jpg" BORDER="0">

    11. 12-20-2006 01:59 AM #116
      Holy twin turbo <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.vwvortex.com/vwbb/eek.gif" BORDER="0"> more specs please <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.vwvortex.com/vwbb/biggrin.gif" BORDER="0">

    12. 12-20-2006 09:50 AM #117
      Before:<br><IMG SRC="http://users.skynet.be/rir/R28T/24VT001.JPG" BORDER="0"><p>After<br><IMG SRC="http://users.skynet.be/rir/R28T/24VT065.JPG" BORDER="0">

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      12-20-2006 01:16 PM #118
      yah, maximum boost. <p><br>better put a coolant cap on that ...haha. looks nice.

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      12-20-2006 05:30 PM #119
      better late then never<p><IMG SRC="http://spturbo.com/mainpages/bill%20added/ridesupdate/Evan%27s%20GTI/DSCN9971.jpg" BORDER="0"><p>

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      12-21-2006 11:31 AM #120
      twin gt2871r<br>je piston 8.0:1<br>bildon forged rod<br>the setup is in progress<br>

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      01-20-2007 02:56 PM #121
      Back up lets get some more pics up on this one. <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://**********************/smile/emthup.gif" BORDER="0">

    17. 01-20-2007 10:58 PM #122
      <TABLE WIDTH="90%" CELLSPACING=0 CELLPADDING=0 ALIGN=CENTER><TR><TD><i>Quote, originally posted by <b>BORA RKT</b> &raquo;</i></TD></TR><TR><TD CLASS="quote">Back up lets get some more pics up on this one. <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://**********************/smile/emthup.gif" BORDER="0"> </TD></TR></TABLE><p>I hate postings pics in a thread like this when my car isn't running yet, but I will humor you <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.vwvortex.com/vwbb/biggrin.gif" BORDER="0"><p> <IMG SRC="http://www.imagestation.com/picture/sraid220/pf1802ecbb66799969b9ffa06fe3140f1/ebde3537.jpg" BORDER="0"> <p> <IMG SRC="http://www.imagestation.com/picture/sraid220/pab1df5e0c8d44629e7141d7e93d8671f/ebcf6178.jpg" BORDER="0"> <p> <IMG SRC="http://www.hostdub.com/albums/leebro61/CIMG6322.sized.jpg" BORDER="0"><p>Setup is:<br>-T4 GT35R .68<br>-CP pistons<br>-Manley Rods<br>-CCH 42mm BIVH<br>-Precision 600hp core<br>-(2) tial 38s, tial bov<br>-AFI intercooler piping (2.75" hot/3" cold), intake and turbo manifold, downpipe and dumptubes, etc.<br>-440cc injectors and SDS (for now... <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.vwvortex.com/vwbb/wink.gif" BORDER="0"> )<p><br>There are alot of CLEAN setups in here! <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.vwvortex.com/vwbb/eek.gif" BORDER="0"> <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://**********************/smile/emthup.gif" BORDER="0"> <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://**********************/smile/emthup.gif" BORDER="0"> <BR><BR>
      <i>Modified by leebro61 at 9:59 PM 1-20-2007</i>

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      01-21-2007 04:19 AM #123
      This thread is absolutly killing me!!!! I Just started the build on mine<p><A HREF="http://forums.vwvortex.com/zerothread?id=3031346" TARGET="_blank">http://forums.vwvortex.com/zerothread?id=3031346</A>
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    19. 01-21-2007 11:16 AM #124
      bump because I updated my pics and parts on <b>page one</b>, a few posts from the top.
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      01-22-2007 12:06 AM #125
      <TABLE WIDTH="90%" CELLSPACING=0 CELLPADDING=0 ALIGN=CENTER><TR><TD><i>Quote, originally posted by <b>ddgolf4</b> &raquo;</i></TD></TR><TR><TD CLASS="quote">this is my setup<IMG SRC="http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v628/ddgolf4/DSCF0008.jpg" BORDER="0"><IMG SRC="http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v628/ddgolf4/DSCF0013.jpg" BORDER="0"></TD></TR></TABLE><br>is Chico building this for you?<br>
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    21. 01-22-2007 12:40 AM #126
      My setup<br><IMG SRC="http://i135.photobucket.com/albums/q124/VR6TJetta/Turboside.jpg" BORDER="0"><p><IMG SRC="http://i135.photobucket.com/albums/q124/VR6TJetta/Myturbo.jpg" BORDER="0"><p><IMG SRC="http://i135.photobucket.com/albums/q124/VR6TJetta/myjettaeng.jpg" BORDER="0"><br>...and car<br><IMG SRC="http://i135.photobucket.com/albums/q124/VR6TJetta/myjettaclean.jpg" BORDER="0">

    22. 01-22-2007 03:48 AM #127
      <TABLE WIDTH="90%" CELLSPACING=0 CELLPADDING=0 ALIGN=CENTER><TR><TD><i>Quote, originally posted by <b>hpfreak</b> &raquo;</i></TD></TR><TR><TD CLASS="quote"><br><IMG SRC="http://i135.photobucket.com/albums/q124/VR6TJetta/Myturbo.jpg" BORDER="0"></TD></TR></TABLE><p>What size turbo is that? any power #'s? <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://**********************/smile/emthup.gif" BORDER="0">

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      01-22-2007 02:34 PM #128
      <TABLE WIDTH="90%" CELLSPACING=0 CELLPADDING=0 ALIGN=CENTER><TR><TD><i>Quote, originally posted by <b>MiamiVr6T</b> &raquo;</i></TD></TR><TR><TD CLASS="quote"><p>What size turbo is that? any power #'s? <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://**********************/smile/emthup.gif" BORDER="0"> </TD></TR></TABLE><p><br>Looks like a standard 60-1 <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://**********************/smile/emthup.gif" BORDER="0">
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    24. 01-22-2007 09:17 PM #129
      it is a 60-1. and the power is unbelieable. roll into the boost in 3rd and the traction is gone. Steve's car is nuts

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      01-23-2007 12:50 AM #130
      yes chico is my friend

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      01-23-2007 01:04 AM #131
      <TABLE WIDTH="90%" CELLSPACING=0 CELLPADDING=0 ALIGN=CENTER><TR><TD><i>Quote, originally posted by <b>FMF</b> &raquo;</i></TD></TR><TR><TD CLASS="quote"><br>Cost was rougly $8,000 and some change for everything.<p>It put down 367whp/370tq </TD></TR></TABLE> <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.vwvortex.com/vwbb/eek.gif" BORDER="0"> wow that just seems like ALOT of wasted money <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.vwvortex.com/vwbb/frown.gif" BORDER="0"> <p>I guess I have just lost my love for VW. After owning an Evo now for about 8 months I just ain't looked back.<p>A famous quote... "The 4g63; just look at it sideways and it will make more power." -SportCompactCar Magazine <p>And oh how true this is <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.vwvortex.com/vwbb/biggrin.gif" BORDER="0">

    27. 01-24-2007 01:22 AM #132
      <TABLE WIDTH="90%" CELLSPACING=0 CELLPADDING=0 ALIGN=CENTER><TR><TD><i>Quote, originally posted by <b>FMF</b> &raquo;</i></TD></TR><TR><TD CLASS="quote">MSD 8224 Coilpacks and 8.5mm wires<br></i></TD></TR></TABLE><p>how do you run msd coils w/ out standalone?

    28. 01-24-2007 01:41 AM #133
      <TABLE WIDTH="90%" CELLSPACING=0 CELLPADDING=0 ALIGN=CENTER><TR><TD><i>Quote, originally posted by <b>vw-jeff</b> &raquo;</i></TD></TR><TR><TD CLASS="quote"> <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.vwvortex.com/vwbb/eek.gif" BORDER="0"> wow that just seems like ALOT of wasted money <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.vwvortex.com/vwbb/frown.gif" BORDER="0"> <p>I guess I have just lost my love for VW. After owning an Evo now for about 8 months I just ain't looked back.<p>A famous quote... "The 4g63; just look at it sideways and it will make more power." -SportCompactCar Magazine <p>And oh how true this is <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.vwvortex.com/vwbb/biggrin.gif" BORDER="0"> </TD></TR></TABLE><p><br>look at it sideways and it'll bust every week and leak every fluid known to man.....oh how true that is as well.......<p>haha, that's not hate, thats me just selling my galant vr-4

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      02-12-2007 04:30 PM #134
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    30. 02-12-2007 06:25 PM #135
      awesome whips, i like the fact that there is some major hp going down too, nice rides guys, very very nice

    31. 02-27-2007 01:14 AM #136
      My buddy is a huge DSM guy and his eclipse sits more then it runs just because of problems, not hate just truth.

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      02-27-2007 01:59 AM #137
      <TABLE WIDTH="90%" CELLSPACING=0 CELLPADDING=0 ALIGN=CENTER><TR><TD><i>Quote, originally posted by <b>vw-jeff</b> &raquo;</i></TD></TR><TR><TD CLASS="quote">And oh how true this is <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.vwvortex.com/vwbb/biggrin.gif" BORDER="0"> </TD></TR></TABLE><br>You call 11.88@118mph a VW killer?Thats like a doberman with denture's.<p>I give a <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://**********************/smile/emthup.gif" BORDER="0"> to anyone trying to take the VW industry forward.

    33. 02-27-2007 02:36 AM #138
      And why is a guy that has lost his love for vw's on vortex? why dont u go on to dsm talk or something?

    34. 02-27-2007 03:08 AM #139
      <TABLE WIDTH="90%" CELLSPACING=0 CELLPADDING=0 ALIGN=CENTER><TR><TD><i>Quote, originally posted by <b>dubious1</b> &raquo;</i></TD></TR><TR><TD CLASS="quote"><p>how do you run msd coils w/ out standalone?</TD></TR></TABLE><p>Like this:<p><A HREF="http://forums.vwvortex.com/zerothread?id=3057180" TARGET="_blank">VR6 Coil Pack Alternative</A><p>and to the Evo owner: I'm sure my car is over 400whp now (we'll find out on the 10th : crosses fingers : ) and for maybe another $400 (bigger downpipe and water/meth). Look at it this way...you paid $30k for 300hp to start with; I paid less than that for 400whp when my car came stock w/ 164whp. I'm sure it's no small feat for an Evo to push 400hp, though, I just wouldn't want to be looking over the cylinders when it does <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.vwvortex.com/zeroforum_graphics/biggrin_upper.gif" BORDER="0"><p>Granted, someone dumping $8k in an Evo is going to get some sweet results <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://**********************/smile/emthup.gif" BORDER="0"> I love those cars, I test drove an Evo VIII when they first came out and wanted one soooo bad but just couldn't afford the entry price.<BR><BR>
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    35. 03-13-2007 03:13 AM #140
      come on guys, lets keep this thing going. Here's a little more recent picure of our setup. We are currently working on a custom top mount manifold with a t4, meth injection, stage 2 upgrade and more.<br><IMG SRC="http://i178.photobucket.com/albums/w272/premier135f/P3040021.jpg" BORDER="0">

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