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  1. need help figuring this out please.

    MK4
    ok... so ive installed a gt35r turbo, 630cc injectors, c2 motorsports ecu tune, tial wastegate and bov, front mount intercooler with all custom piping, 3inch down pipe,95mm maf housing, 4bar fuel pressure regulator etc.... put new plugs in and brand new maf sensor. car fired right up after put...
  2. 96 Gti Vr6 Hatchback

    For Sale - Vehicles
    I bought this car to save money in fuel. it is getting 25 on the highway it has 148,000 miles fun car to drive . 5 speed needed some T.L.C when i bought it . within the last year has new battery ,starter, alternator, water pump, aux water pump, plug wires coil pack just name some of the...
  3. MKIV axles & spindles DIY

    MK4
    Disclaimer: I take no responsibility for any damage or injury that may occur as a result of the use of this DIY. Please read all steps carefully, and if you feel that the following is beyond your mechanical ability please consult a qualified VW mechanic / technician to handle your repairs...
  4. HORRIBLE Fuel Economy Problem *PLEASE HELP!*

    MK4
    Hey all. I have a 2001 GTI 12v VR6, and something is deathly wrong with it. Everything used to be fine back in 2010 when I bought it. I live in central Illinois and I used to be able to drive all over the place w/o worry of watching my gas; including making trips to Chicago. I specifically...
  5. Back in the game =] Need some help tho.!

    MK4
    So it's been 2 years since I sold my GTI and it was one of the most regretful things Ive done so far. Well now that changed because I got me a JTI =] It has a few minor cosmetic issues nothing major. Now my question is is this, my check engine light is on, my abs light is on, my anti-slip...
  6. VR6 whining

    MK4
    Hey guys, VR6 jetta here, bought it not too long ago, had some issues, like stock spark wires and sprak plugs was missing, so changed that, just purs, the only concern is that when i start it in cold mornings it whines, not power steering or pump, all fluids are right at the top, my best guess...
  7. VR6 Motor and Trans FOR SALE CHEAP

    For Sale - Parts
    For Sale 1996 2.8 Liter 12 Valve VR6 Motor and Transmission Engine Code "AAA" Was pulled at 130,XXX and ran great it still has compression it is sitting in my garage waiting for a buyer. I am asking 400 o.b.o. for everything. I was originally planning on doing a Vr swap myself but I am now...
  8. 95 Corrado SLC For Sale (Seattle)

    For Sale - Vehicles
    1995 Canadian Spec VR6 VW Corrado SLC Second owner Imported to the US and currently in Seattle, WA Good condition, unmolested. Original Moonlight Blue paint - recent hood respray Five speed manual Dual air bags Black leather interior in excellent condition Cold weather package (heated...
  9. Finally ready for minor mods =D

    MK3
    Ok well, I am finally at the point in time where it is possible to start moding my 95 gti vr6. Im not asking what to do, I just want to know a few things though. Exhaust: I see the Magnaflow is very common for them and is like $500 on ebay and sites, but I dont like/want the dual tip they...
  10. Taking Mod Ideas

    MK4
    Post your ideas for modifications. Just got this car. Looking to do something nice with it. 01 GTI VR6 So far it has: 18in 06 Huff VW wheels 2 12in sony subs 2 punch 250 amps Pioneer Head Unit I was thinking of finishing the wheels black, throwing on some tint, maybe lowering, and some...
  11. Windshield Motor Problems

    MK4
    I have an 01 GTI VR6 that I just bought. I bought it with something wrong with the front windshield wiper motor. I figured one of the nuts was just stripped and I thought to myself, easy fix. I look inside the fuse box, and the windshield wiper fuse is missing. I put one in and as soon as I...
  12. Swapping out my 2.0 for a vr6

    MK4
    So i've been thinking about a swap for a little while now and I found a vr6 gti that was rear ended for dirt cheap, 56k on it. I dont think I've been more excited, since im building this up I want to know if theres anything i should do to the stock vr from the start?
  13. MK3 2.0 partout leftovers and random vr partsCHEAP!!!

    For Sale - Parts
    As the title states i have a few parts leftover and they need to go. All prices are OBO so PLEASE feel free to make an offer prices do NOT include shipping. For faster response you can text me @ 413-561-5099 Thanks for looking 2.0 5 speed ECU code 037906259AA $35 Small crack (on the...
  14. Feeler - 2001 Jetta GLX VR6

    For Sale - Vehicles
    Dark blue, grey leather, loaded. Manual trans. 135k miles. Dealer serviced every 5k (documented). Excellent condition. Any interest or suggestions on how much I should get for it?
  15. 01 VR6 - P0420 - cat or 02?

    MK4
    I've been searching and reading the posts. Some people seem to think that replacing the cat is the fix, while others say that replacing the 02 sensors is the fix. Is there a way to tell for sure without just replacing parts to see what works. Don't wanna spend a lot of money if I don't have...
  16. FS: 1996 GTI VR6 Part out

    For Sale - Parts
    Hi, unfortunately I recently rolled my 96 GTI VR6, so I am parting it out. It has 134k miles, completely stock, never tampered with. Motor and tranny are strong. The exterior is pretty banged up due to the rollover but everything else seems to be fine with exception to the interior getting a...
  17. how much mileage is too much for a turbo install? (VR6)

    MK4
    I'm going to install a turbo setup on my 24v VR6 when spring finally comes around, and my buddy with his own VR6 wants to do the same after seeing the parts every day in my garage. I'm thinking it's probably not a good idea for him because his VR6 is older and he's sitting on about 120k...
  18. 3M vinyl on primered surfaces ?

    MK4
    Hey! So I just got my Votex bumpers from ECS (along with some other misc stuff). I also picked up some 3M vinyl, as I've always wanted to try and wrap my car. Does anyone know if I can skip the body shop (to paint teh new bumpers) and just wrap them with the vinyl over the original primer? I...
  19. New and need help

    MK3
    Ok, obviously I'm new, so I have a few questions and am looking for recomendations. I have a 1995 Golf GTI VR6 that is bone stock and have a budget of basiclly nothing. I know to chip, intake, exhaust, lower... soooo.. Chip- Where do I look for one? I goolged and became confused. Also how does...
  20. FS: Used OEM VR6 Clutch and Flywheel Kit - 5 speed

    For Sale - Parts
    Used (60,000 miles) 5 speed factory oem Clutch, flywheel, throwout bearing, Pressure plate. no mounting hardware. $100.00 obo includes shipping to Continental US PayPal Preferred
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