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    Thread: 24v 2.8L N/A Headwork..."+ more on route to 215whp ( updated weekly )

    1. 05-14-2008 09:52 AM #1
      Well this is were it all begins.... I thought that it would be time to start my "Build up Thread" for my N/A 24v 2.8L ( head only, stock block )... As this will be a work in progress untill the Fat Lady sings on the Dyno.. I`ll try to get all the hard #s and Items that I have used along with the shops and people that have helped over the past year and some change to make this happen [IMG]http://**********************/smile/emthup.gif[/IMG] pictures to follow ... . . ..
      BTW here is a small list of the items that will be done/used to achieve 215whp ( fingers crossed ) [IMG]http://**********************/smile/emthup.gif[/IMG]
      Ferrera Valve Train
      EVOMS CAI
      Euro Sport Exhaust 2.5 cat back
      TT Downpipe
      TT Cat
      Stock cast upper exhaust manifolds ported/ opened up
      R32 Throttle Body
      R32 Throttle Body addapter plate ( BakBer ) [IMG]http://**********************/smile/emthup.gif[/IMG]
      Neuspeed Pulley set
      GIAC Flash
      TT Cams 264/260 ( at first )
      Schrick 268/264 ( later )
      3.5 Bar FPR
      Fully Ported & Polished head with TT valve guides, 5 angle valve job on intake and exhaust ( X K R O M X or Jarod Legsdin at SCCH ) [IMG]http://**********************/smile/emthup.gif[/IMG]

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      Modified by Velocity_Sport_Tuned at 3:05 PM 7-11-2008

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      05-14-2008 10:44 AM #2
      Impossible.
      Figured I'd just get that comment out of the way. Carry on.
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    3. 05-14-2008 11:26 AM #3
      Finally someone is going to build a motor. The last guy I saw on here try went to EIP to have the ECU tuning done, and needless to say nothing good ever came of that project. Cant wait to see how it turns out!!

    4. 05-14-2008 01:25 PM #4
      Do you (or will you) have a baseline dyno before you get too far in? Kudos to you for going NA - I'll be watching this one [IMG]http://**********************/smile/emthup.gif[/IMG]

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      05-14-2008 01:55 PM #5
      awesome i am on the same quest, recently got dyno'd at 198whp with bolt on's cams are next. im keeping an eye on this one. good luck [IMG]http://**********************/smile/emthup.gif[/IMG]
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      05-14-2008 02:19 PM #6
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      05-14-2008 02:25 PM #7
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    8. 05-14-2008 06:25 PM #8
      Quote, originally posted by need_a_VR6 »
      Impossible.
      Figured I'd just get that comment out of the way. Carry on.


      Thanks Paul

    9. 05-14-2008 06:26 PM #9
      Quote, originally posted by Veedub_junky »
      Do you (or will you) have a baseline dyno before you get too far in? Kudos to you for going NA - I'll be watching this one [IMG]http://**********************/smile/emthup.gif[/IMG]

      Thanks and yes I have a base line before every things was started [IMG]http://**********************/smile/emthup.gif[/IMG]

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      05-14-2008 07:57 PM #10
      hey whered u get the head work done at?

    11. 05-14-2008 08:04 PM #11
      Quote, originally posted by 04VR »
      hey whered u get the head work done at?

      Jarod Legsdin ( X K R O M X ) @ SCCH did the head up for me [IMG]http://**********************/smile/emthup.gif[/IMG]
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    12. 05-14-2008 08:15 PM #12
      looks good you got CFM #'s?

    13. 05-14-2008 08:23 PM #13
      Quote, originally posted by LISTO14 »
      looks good you got CFM #'s?

      Hopefully by the end of the week if not by moday at the latest [IMG]http://**********************/smile/emthup.gif[/IMG]




      Modified by Velocity_Sport_Tuned at 12:04 PM 5-16-2008

    14. 05-14-2008 09:23 PM #14
      Quote, originally posted by jettaglis »
      recently got dyno'd at 198whp with bolt on's
      those corrected numbers? going to have to see it to believe it as that would be a record around here with just bolt ons if its true

    15. 05-14-2008 09:27 PM #15
      betting money that this thread ends with a snail forcing air through that head [IMG]http://**********************/smile/emthup.gif[/IMG] [IMG]http://**********************/smile/emthup.gif[/IMG]

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      05-14-2008 09:36 PM #16
      Quote, originally posted by 24valvedGTI »
      betting money that this thread ends with a snail forcing air through that head [IMG]http://**********************/smile/emthup.gif[/IMG] [IMG]http://**********************/smile/emthup.gif[/IMG]

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    17. 05-14-2008 10:04 PM #17
      Quote, originally posted by 24valvedGTI »
      betting money that this thread ends with a snail forcing air through that head [IMG]http://**********************/smile/emthup.gif[/IMG] [IMG]http://**********************/smile/emthup.gif[/IMG]

      Nope... wont touch the stuff

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      05-14-2008 11:32 PM #18
      eventually you'll be curious as to how well it would flow some boost through those nice smooth ports just teasing
      great stuff so far [IMG]http://**********************/smile/emthup.gif[/IMG]

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      05-15-2008 12:10 AM #19
      Quote, originally posted by .chris.. »
      those corrected numbers? going to have to see it to believe it as that would be a record around here with just bolt ons if its true

      i think sleepydub was close to that... he can speak for himself i guess

    20. 05-15-2008 01:26 AM #20
      Quote, originally posted by drumnjuny »
      i think sleepydub was close to that... he can speak for himself i guess
      sleepydub? nah, all he had was i/e and i dont think he ever dyno'd if he did it woulda been 185ish

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      05-15-2008 03:57 AM #21
      Quote, originally posted by drumnjuny »
      i think sleepydub was close to that... he can speak for himself i guess

      uh no, i never dynoed...as .chris. said, i only had i/e...
      I think i just hold the record for the best time with those mods, not the hp figures
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    23. 05-15-2008 08:04 AM #23
      Good luck man. [IMG]http://**********************/smile/emthup.gif[/IMG]
      It'd be cool to see 215WHP N/A.
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    24. 05-15-2008 09:36 AM #24
      I wonder if a header would actully show some gains now with the headwork

    25. 05-15-2008 12:34 PM #25
      Quote, originally posted by .chris.. »
      I wonder if a header would actully show some gains now with the headwork

      Well..... I have the TT down pipe and a fully ported upper set of cast manifolds... which should be just as good for this application [IMG]http://**********************/smile/emthup.gif[/IMG]

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