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

    VWVortex


    Page 17 of 32 FirstFirst ... 713141516171819202127 ... LastLast
    Results 561 to 595 of 1090

    Thread: 2871R or 50 Trim

    1. 10-03-2012 08:10 PM #561
      Quote Originally Posted by Dave926 View Post
      Can't wait to see how this ends up
      X2 :p
      Quote Originally Posted by gdoggmoney View Post
      There's been too much butt sniffing before this dog fight.
      PagPartsTurbo www.speeding-g60.com INTEGRATEDengineering

    2. Member RodgertheRabit II's Avatar
      Join Date
      Sep 13th, 2012
      Location
      North Carolina
      Posts
      992
      Vehicles
      JB 20th
      10-03-2012 08:41 PM #562
      Quote Originally Posted by Big_Tom View Post

      makes me want to put my rods in wish i had more time. Maybe next week when i put my new clutch in

    3. Member r3coil's Avatar
      Join Date
      Aug 22nd, 2011
      Location
      Fort Lauderdale, FL
      Posts
      382
      Vehicles
      2005 VW Jetta GLI
      10-04-2012 10:37 AM #563
      power shall be made
      '05 BMP GLI
      @baggeddaily

    4. Member formerly silveratljetta's Avatar
      Join Date
      Feb 6th, 2007
      Posts
      13,367
      Vehicles
      2000 Jetta 1.8T Racecar, 2001 Jetta 2.slow daily beater
      10-04-2012 06:15 PM #564
      3 years later and the man has bought some rods lol let's see how long it takes to install

    5. Member artur vel 2 hoot's Avatar
      Join Date
      Nov 25th, 2006
      Location
      Chicago - Schaumburg IL
      Posts
      922
      10-04-2012 07:14 PM #565
      Nice to see progress going in good direction


      Quote Originally Posted by Big_Tom View Post
      ...........Should have my turbo kit back from Pagparts Friday or Monday
      I can bet is gonna take bit longer , just saying
      TTQ / 2.0T / EFR7670 / ..............
      New Stage Build : http://forums.vwvortex.com/showthrea...Audi-TTquattro

    6. Member schwartzmagic's Avatar
      Join Date
      Apr 29th, 2007
      Location
      MIA
      Posts
      7,085
      Vehicles
      2011 Jetta TDI; 05 VW Jetta GLI 5857BT
      10-04-2012 08:03 PM #566
      Awesome Tom. Good to see your build moving in the right direction. Congrats

      Sent from my MB860 using Tapatalk 2

    7. Member One-Eight GTI's Avatar
      Join Date
      Jan 4th, 2010
      Location
      Duluth MN
      Posts
      3,270
      Vehicles
      01 GTI 1.8T
      10-04-2012 08:13 PM #567
      Quote Originally Posted by schwartzmagic View Post
      Awesome Tom. Good to see your build moving in the right direction. Congrats

      Sent from my MB860 using Tapatalk 2
      I 2nd this Nice purchases Tom
      Brute 20mm Connecting Rods, ACL Bearings, Wiseco 83mm Pistons, FSI Crank, AEB Head, CatCams 3658, PagParts GT3076R Bottom Mount V-Banded Turbo Kit, PagParts Garret 550HP Core, VF Engineering Motor Mounts, SEM IM, Labonte W/M, 70mm TB, Tial Q BOV, Tial Wastgate, Turbosmart Dual Stage Boost Controller, Peloquin LSD, Clutchmasters FX400, 910cc Injectors, IE Surge Tank, Eurodyne with Maestro.... PAGPARTS Clear Water Dubs

    8. Member Big_Tom's Avatar
      Join Date
      Aug 19th, 2007
      Location
      Orlando, FL
      Posts
      12,576
      Vehicles
      01 Jetta Wolfsburg Ed, 04 Jetta GLI 24v 6spd
      10-05-2012 07:15 AM #568
      Quote Originally Posted by formerly silveratljetta View Post
      3 years later and the man has bought some rods lol let's see how long it takes to install
      you can continue eating d*cks

      Quote Originally Posted by artur vel 2 hoot View Post
      Nice to see progress going in good direction




      I can bet is gonna take bit longer , just saying
      my build has always gone in a "positive" direction... Also, my kit has already been shipped so it will be here Monday as long as the carrier doesn't fcuk it up. you ain't sayin nothin...

      Quote Originally Posted by schwartzmagic View Post
      Awesome Tom. Good to see your build moving in the right direction. Congrats

      Sent from my MB860 using Tapatalk 2
      As previously stated, it was always moving in the right direction

      Quote Originally Posted by One-Eight GTI View Post
      Nice purchases Tom
      Yes, they were
      My Thread Fk AK Coilovers, Full 3" Exhaust, Custom FMIC, Forge Evo14 BOV, Forge Unos MBC, Forge Throttle Body Hose, Prothane Dog Bone Mount, BFI STG 1 Eng/Trans Mounts, Sachs VR6 Clutch Kit, TT Short Shifter, Siemens 630s, Walbro 255, DBB Garrett 50 Trim Turbo Kit, Eurodyne 630cc MAFLESS PAGPARTS FTW -- STEVEBILT.COM -- Integrated Engineering -- FourSeasonTuning.com Don't Buy Anything From *ChunkyPeanuts*

    9. Member schwartzmagic's Avatar
      Join Date
      Apr 29th, 2007
      Location
      MIA
      Posts
      7,085
      Vehicles
      2011 Jetta TDI; 05 VW Jetta GLI 5857BT
      10-05-2012 04:17 PM #569
      Quote Originally Posted by Big_Tom View Post
      you can continue eating d*cks


      Quote Originally Posted by Big_Tom View Post
      my build has always gone in a "positive" direction... Also, my kit has already been shipped so it will be here Monday as long as the carrier doesn't fcuk it up. you ain't sayin nothin...
      As previously stated, it was always moving in the right direction
      What I meant to say was going in the right direction from the CTS kit failing.

    10. Member Big_Tom's Avatar
      Join Date
      Aug 19th, 2007
      Location
      Orlando, FL
      Posts
      12,576
      Vehicles
      01 Jetta Wolfsburg Ed, 04 Jetta GLI 24v 6spd
      10-05-2012 04:30 PM #570
      ^^^
      My Thread Fk AK Coilovers, Full 3" Exhaust, Custom FMIC, Forge Evo14 BOV, Forge Unos MBC, Forge Throttle Body Hose, Prothane Dog Bone Mount, BFI STG 1 Eng/Trans Mounts, Sachs VR6 Clutch Kit, TT Short Shifter, Siemens 630s, Walbro 255, DBB Garrett 50 Trim Turbo Kit, Eurodyne 630cc MAFLESS PAGPARTS FTW -- STEVEBILT.COM -- Integrated Engineering -- FourSeasonTuning.com Don't Buy Anything From *ChunkyPeanuts*

    11. 10-05-2012 04:33 PM #571
      bout time you got some rods man good luck on the install its alot easier than what it seems. manual timeing belt tensioner as well?

    12. Member Big_Tom's Avatar
      Join Date
      Aug 19th, 2007
      Location
      Orlando, FL
      Posts
      12,576
      Vehicles
      01 Jetta Wolfsburg Ed, 04 Jetta GLI 24v 6spd
      10-05-2012 04:41 PM #572
      i have an oem tensioner
      My Thread Fk AK Coilovers, Full 3" Exhaust, Custom FMIC, Forge Evo14 BOV, Forge Unos MBC, Forge Throttle Body Hose, Prothane Dog Bone Mount, BFI STG 1 Eng/Trans Mounts, Sachs VR6 Clutch Kit, TT Short Shifter, Siemens 630s, Walbro 255, DBB Garrett 50 Trim Turbo Kit, Eurodyne 630cc MAFLESS PAGPARTS FTW -- STEVEBILT.COM -- Integrated Engineering -- FourSeasonTuning.com Don't Buy Anything From *ChunkyPeanuts*

    13. Member 4ceFed4's Avatar
      Join Date
      Apr 3rd, 2002
      Location
      Long Island, NY
      Posts
      6,432
      Vehicles
      '10 JSW, '01 Golf, '08 MCS, '12 Fusion
      10-05-2012 05:00 PM #573
      That victor reinz head gasket is garbage. You really should swap it out for an elring or OEM.

    14. Member Vegeta Gti's Avatar
      Join Date
      Feb 12th, 2003
      Location
      konoha village
      Posts
      17,076
      Vehicles
      1984 GLi 20v, '13 335is, '85 Golf, '10 Ninja
      10-05-2012 05:40 PM #574
      i buy OEM(aka from the dealer) bu ti have done multiple of the rienz and the elring...and haven't had a car i put one in, have an issue.

      just get your trque specs straight, have your torque wrench calibrated first. and make sure the surface is squeaky clean on the head and block.
      :HOMEGROWN MOTORSPORTS:1:4.9 SuaSponte #13Dead Rabbits. Ungluck on IG
      Quote Originally Posted by frechem View Post
      I like my women how I like my whiskey; aged 18 years and mixed up with coke.

    15. Member Big_Tom's Avatar
      Join Date
      Aug 19th, 2007
      Location
      Orlando, FL
      Posts
      12,576
      Vehicles
      01 Jetta Wolfsburg Ed, 04 Jetta GLI 24v 6spd
      10-05-2012 05:52 PM #575
      I prefer OEM and elring over VR as well, but this is what Arnold sent me and this is what I'm going to use. Also 9 sec Aaron approves these head gaskets, if they work for him i know it will work for me...
      My Thread Fk AK Coilovers, Full 3" Exhaust, Custom FMIC, Forge Evo14 BOV, Forge Unos MBC, Forge Throttle Body Hose, Prothane Dog Bone Mount, BFI STG 1 Eng/Trans Mounts, Sachs VR6 Clutch Kit, TT Short Shifter, Siemens 630s, Walbro 255, DBB Garrett 50 Trim Turbo Kit, Eurodyne 630cc MAFLESS PAGPARTS FTW -- STEVEBILT.COM -- Integrated Engineering -- FourSeasonTuning.com Don't Buy Anything From *ChunkyPeanuts*

    16. Moderator groggory's Avatar
      Join Date
      Apr 21st, 2003
      Location
      Long Beach, CA
      Posts
      11,915
      Vehicles
      2002 VW GTI 1.8 BT
      10-05-2012 06:04 PM #576
      Quote Originally Posted by Big_Tom View Post
      I prefer OEM and elring over VR as well, but this is what Arnold sent me and this is what I'm going to use. Also 9 sec Aaron approves these head gaskets, if they work for him i know it will work for me...
      It's all about prep.

      Clean the surfaces. Make sure there's no fluid in the holes before you put the studs/bolts in, etc etc
      My Build
      My FAQ / DIY Thread -- Look here for 90% of the questions you have

      Welcome to the world of racing! Budgets are ALWAYS exceeded, deadlines are never meet, end-goals never reached, and wives always unhappy... it's all worth it though!

    17. Member formerly silveratljetta's Avatar
      Join Date
      Feb 6th, 2007
      Posts
      13,367
      Vehicles
      2000 Jetta 1.8T Racecar, 2001 Jetta 2.slow daily beater
      10-05-2012 08:20 PM #577
      Victor gaskets are fine. I was boosting 30 pounds on the old 30R never had a problem. But then again I know what I'm doing so no installer error

    18. Member Big_Tom's Avatar
      Join Date
      Aug 19th, 2007
      Location
      Orlando, FL
      Posts
      12,576
      Vehicles
      01 Jetta Wolfsburg Ed, 04 Jetta GLI 24v 6spd
      10-06-2012 09:01 AM #578
      And they say Mobil oils don't protect? 180k+ miles on this engine...







      My Thread Fk AK Coilovers, Full 3" Exhaust, Custom FMIC, Forge Evo14 BOV, Forge Unos MBC, Forge Throttle Body Hose, Prothane Dog Bone Mount, BFI STG 1 Eng/Trans Mounts, Sachs VR6 Clutch Kit, TT Short Shifter, Siemens 630s, Walbro 255, DBB Garrett 50 Trim Turbo Kit, Eurodyne 630cc MAFLESS PAGPARTS FTW -- STEVEBILT.COM -- Integrated Engineering -- FourSeasonTuning.com Don't Buy Anything From *ChunkyPeanuts*

    19. Member Vegeta Gti's Avatar
      Join Date
      Feb 12th, 2003
      Location
      konoha village
      Posts
      17,076
      Vehicles
      1984 GLi 20v, '13 335is, '85 Golf, '10 Ninja
      10-06-2012 09:26 AM #579
      never ran Mobil in my hooptie, your color is vastly diff than mine....my **** it's still silver

      Sent from my SPH-D710 using Tapatalk 2
      :HOMEGROWN MOTORSPORTS:1:4.9 SuaSponte #13Dead Rabbits. Ungluck on IG
      Quote Originally Posted by frechem View Post
      I like my women how I like my whiskey; aged 18 years and mixed up with coke.

    20. Member schwartzmagic's Avatar
      Join Date
      Apr 29th, 2007
      Location
      MIA
      Posts
      7,085
      Vehicles
      2011 Jetta TDI; 05 VW Jetta GLI 5857BT
      10-07-2012 02:27 PM #580
      I've only run Mobil 1 0W-40 since after my first dealer oil change. **** looks brand new.

      Sent from my MB860 using Tapatalk 2

    21. Member Big_Tom's Avatar
      Join Date
      Aug 19th, 2007
      Location
      Orlando, FL
      Posts
      12,576
      Vehicles
      01 Jetta Wolfsburg Ed, 04 Jetta GLI 24v 6spd
      10-07-2012 03:11 PM #581
      Quote Originally Posted by schwartzmagic View Post
      I've only run Mobil 1 0W-40 since after my first dealer oil change. **** looks brand new.

      Sent from my MB860 using Tapatalk 2


      I pulled the head without much of a fuss this morning. Will prob continue working more next weekend.
      My Thread Fk AK Coilovers, Full 3" Exhaust, Custom FMIC, Forge Evo14 BOV, Forge Unos MBC, Forge Throttle Body Hose, Prothane Dog Bone Mount, BFI STG 1 Eng/Trans Mounts, Sachs VR6 Clutch Kit, TT Short Shifter, Siemens 630s, Walbro 255, DBB Garrett 50 Trim Turbo Kit, Eurodyne 630cc MAFLESS PAGPARTS FTW -- STEVEBILT.COM -- Integrated Engineering -- FourSeasonTuning.com Don't Buy Anything From *ChunkyPeanuts*

    22. Member schwartzmagic's Avatar
      Join Date
      Apr 29th, 2007
      Location
      MIA
      Posts
      7,085
      Vehicles
      2011 Jetta TDI; 05 VW Jetta GLI 5857BT
      10-07-2012 04:05 PM #582
      Slackin

    23. Member
      Join Date
      Jul 8th, 2009
      Location
      Kuwait
      Posts
      415
      Vehicles
      2002 Audi TT Quattro LMNS Edition , 2004 R32 4motion DSG
      10-07-2012 05:18 PM #583
      Your motor is Clean ! waiting on ur updates Tom. u Njoy this build best of luck and take ur time double check everything to be 110% sure

      PS: AL@PPT deserve for his honesty and dedication.
      Reading>posting .

    24. 10-08-2012 05:36 PM #584
      Damn....I been on vaca for a month and I come back and this thread is wrecked...
      I see your doing big things Tom! Nice! Everyone on the tex who talked sh_t about your rod situation for all that time should buck up and send you rod install duckets...
      So I gotta ask...is the PSA AR you got the NOBO "anti-obama" edition?
      And my two cents on header wrap is like so....I had a few sets of headers crack that were wrapped with header wrap. I was told by the company that it was due to the header wrap(they did warranty and replace). With the headers wrapped the heat can't escape and it leads to failure. Actually now a days most companies will not warranty the parts if they have been wrapped. That being said, I like Vegeta have also had some items wrapped up for a long time with zero issue. To be clear....I am not saying the wrap caused your breakage...

    25. Member Big_Tom's Avatar
      Join Date
      Aug 19th, 2007
      Location
      Orlando, FL
      Posts
      12,576
      Vehicles
      01 Jetta Wolfsburg Ed, 04 Jetta GLI 24v 6spd
      10-08-2012 05:42 PM #585
      Quote Originally Posted by Twopnt016v View Post
      Damn....I been on vaca for a month and I come back and this thread is wrecked...
      I see your doing big things Tom! Nice! Everyone on the tex who talked sh_t about your rod situation for all that time should buck up and send you rod install duckets...
      So I gotta ask...is the PSA AR you got the NOBO "anti-obama" edition?
      And my two cents on header wrap is like so....I had a few sets of headers crack that were wrapped with header wrap. I was told by the company that it was due to the header wrap(they did warranty and replace). With the headers wrapped the heat can't escape and it leads to failure. Actually now a days most companies will not warranty the parts if they have been wrapped. That being said, I like Vegeta have also had some items wrapped up for a long time with zero issue. To be clear....I am not saying the wrap caused your breakage...
      Welcome back! The PSA AR I have is not the NOBO edition

      and yes, these turds should send my duckets...
      My Thread Fk AK Coilovers, Full 3" Exhaust, Custom FMIC, Forge Evo14 BOV, Forge Unos MBC, Forge Throttle Body Hose, Prothane Dog Bone Mount, BFI STG 1 Eng/Trans Mounts, Sachs VR6 Clutch Kit, TT Short Shifter, Siemens 630s, Walbro 255, DBB Garrett 50 Trim Turbo Kit, Eurodyne 630cc MAFLESS PAGPARTS FTW -- STEVEBILT.COM -- Integrated Engineering -- FourSeasonTuning.com Don't Buy Anything From *ChunkyPeanuts*

    26. 10-08-2012 05:47 PM #586
      Quote Originally Posted by Big_Tom View Post
      Welcome back! The PSA AR I have is not the NOBO edition

      and yes, these turds should send my duckets...

    27. Member Big_Tom's Avatar
      Join Date
      Aug 19th, 2007
      Location
      Orlando, FL
      Posts
      12,576
      Vehicles
      01 Jetta Wolfsburg Ed, 04 Jetta GLI 24v 6spd
      10-08-2012 07:17 PM #587
      Quote Originally Posted by ModsTTand View Post
      Your motor is Clean ! waiting on ur updates Tom. u Njoy this build best of luck and take ur time double check everything to be 110% sure

      PS: AL@PPT deserve for his honesty and dedication.
      Yes, he really does. I didn't even have buyer's remorse , I don't know how he managed that

      I just got this back from Arnold btw, will be opening shortly...

      My Thread Fk AK Coilovers, Full 3" Exhaust, Custom FMIC, Forge Evo14 BOV, Forge Unos MBC, Forge Throttle Body Hose, Prothane Dog Bone Mount, BFI STG 1 Eng/Trans Mounts, Sachs VR6 Clutch Kit, TT Short Shifter, Siemens 630s, Walbro 255, DBB Garrett 50 Trim Turbo Kit, Eurodyne 630cc MAFLESS PAGPARTS FTW -- STEVEBILT.COM -- Integrated Engineering -- FourSeasonTuning.com Don't Buy Anything From *ChunkyPeanuts*

    28. 10-08-2012 07:34 PM #588
      Quote Originally Posted by gdoggmoney View Post
      There's been too much butt sniffing before this dog fight.
      PagPartsTurbo www.speeding-g60.com INTEGRATEDengineering

    29. Member l88m22vette's Avatar
      Join Date
      Mar 1st, 2006
      Location
      Chicagoland, IL
      Posts
      13,021
      Vehicles
      2003 TTq coupe, 2001 Forester L
      10-08-2012 08:08 PM #589
      Quote Originally Posted by Big_Tom View Post
      I just got this back from Arnold btw, will be opening shortly...
      What the hell are you waiting for?!
      Audi TT mk1 FAQ zero Fuchs given

      Quote Originally Posted by deucestudios View Post
      Portland didn't like the Hellcat. Mr Farrah should have put a bird on it.

    30. 10-08-2012 08:13 PM #590
      Quote Originally Posted by l88m22vette View Post
      What the hell are you waiting for?!
      Its the suspense man.. Tom's all about 'the show'..




      Think about it..

      What would David Copperfield be without 'smoke and mirrors'?
      Quote Originally Posted by gdoggmoney View Post
      There's been too much butt sniffing before this dog fight.
      PagPartsTurbo www.speeding-g60.com INTEGRATEDengineering

    31. Member Big_Tom's Avatar
      Join Date
      Aug 19th, 2007
      Location
      Orlando, FL
      Posts
      12,576
      Vehicles
      01 Jetta Wolfsburg Ed, 04 Jetta GLI 24v 6spd
      10-08-2012 08:24 PM #591
      Quote Originally Posted by Rod Ratio View Post
      Its the suspense man.. Tom's all about 'the show'..




      Think about it..

      What would David Copperfield be without 'smoke and mirrors'?
      My Thread Fk AK Coilovers, Full 3" Exhaust, Custom FMIC, Forge Evo14 BOV, Forge Unos MBC, Forge Throttle Body Hose, Prothane Dog Bone Mount, BFI STG 1 Eng/Trans Mounts, Sachs VR6 Clutch Kit, TT Short Shifter, Siemens 630s, Walbro 255, DBB Garrett 50 Trim Turbo Kit, Eurodyne 630cc MAFLESS PAGPARTS FTW -- STEVEBILT.COM -- Integrated Engineering -- FourSeasonTuning.com Don't Buy Anything From *ChunkyPeanuts*

    32. Member Big_Tom's Avatar
      Join Date
      Aug 19th, 2007
      Location
      Orlando, FL
      Posts
      12,576
      Vehicles
      01 Jetta Wolfsburg Ed, 04 Jetta GLI 24v 6spd
      10-08-2012 08:29 PM #592




















      My Thread Fk AK Coilovers, Full 3" Exhaust, Custom FMIC, Forge Evo14 BOV, Forge Unos MBC, Forge Throttle Body Hose, Prothane Dog Bone Mount, BFI STG 1 Eng/Trans Mounts, Sachs VR6 Clutch Kit, TT Short Shifter, Siemens 630s, Walbro 255, DBB Garrett 50 Trim Turbo Kit, Eurodyne 630cc MAFLESS PAGPARTS FTW -- STEVEBILT.COM -- Integrated Engineering -- FourSeasonTuning.com Don't Buy Anything From *ChunkyPeanuts*

    33. Member sabbySC's Avatar
      Join Date
      Dec 28th, 2009
      Location
      Toronto
      Posts
      1,412
      Vehicles
      2003 GTI
      10-08-2012 08:38 PM #593
      Love it! Looks like a wonderful solution!
      CTS gt3071r and more

    34. Member Big_Tom's Avatar
      Join Date
      Aug 19th, 2007
      Location
      Orlando, FL
      Posts
      12,576
      Vehicles
      01 Jetta Wolfsburg Ed, 04 Jetta GLI 24v 6spd
      10-08-2012 08:39 PM #594
      ^^^

      I love the new downpipe setup I can't thank Arnold enough for fabricating this for me I am happy and lucky because he said this was the 1st and last
      My Thread Fk AK Coilovers, Full 3" Exhaust, Custom FMIC, Forge Evo14 BOV, Forge Unos MBC, Forge Throttle Body Hose, Prothane Dog Bone Mount, BFI STG 1 Eng/Trans Mounts, Sachs VR6 Clutch Kit, TT Short Shifter, Siemens 630s, Walbro 255, DBB Garrett 50 Trim Turbo Kit, Eurodyne 630cc MAFLESS PAGPARTS FTW -- STEVEBILT.COM -- Integrated Engineering -- FourSeasonTuning.com Don't Buy Anything From *ChunkyPeanuts*

    35. 10-08-2012 09:57 PM #595
      Looks dope bro!
      Quote Originally Posted by gdoggmoney View Post
      There's been too much butt sniffing before this dog fight.
      PagPartsTurbo www.speeding-g60.com INTEGRATEDengineering

    Page 17 of 32 FirstFirst ... 713141516171819202127 ... LastLast

    Posting Permissions

    • You may not post new threads
    • You may not post replies
    • You may not post attachments
    • You may not edit your posts
    •