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16v or a vr6?

Post  Ianmk3 on Thu Aug 12, 2010 6:01 am

im thinking of a engine transplant 1 day,i thought of 2.0 16v abf with some work,but others say vr6 ,wich sound great but stupidly high miles.and ive bin told the vr6 is very heavy wich would make my handling bad.any sugestions? Very Happy
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Re: 16v or a vr6?

Post  dan_mk1 on Thu Aug 12, 2010 6:49 am

the vr aint that heavy, an set up proply it'll still handle really well, even in mk1's!

a worked 16v would be nice in an older lighter car but id go for the vr in a mk3, power an that sound Cool

wot about findin a 2.9 rado one?
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Re: 16v or a vr6?

Post  MagooVW on Thu Aug 12, 2010 6:51 am

why bother... jus get a new car mate!



lol... vr6 sounds nice to me! simples!
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Re: 16v or a vr6?

Post  20v-turbo on Thu Aug 12, 2010 8:44 am

id go vr, much more low end torque, ideal fr a car tht weighs a bit Razz 16v is all high revs
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Re: 16v or a vr6?

Post  Big-G on Thu Aug 12, 2010 8:59 am

20V Turbo Wink

Perfect for a Mk3 I reckon !!!
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Re: 16v or a vr6?

Post  Ianmk3 on Fri Aug 13, 2010 2:03 am

nice 1,i cant aford a 1.8t big g,i mite go on the hunt for a vr then, Twisted Evil
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Re: 16v or a vr6?

Post  daz3883 on Fri Aug 13, 2010 6:47 am

geta VR, u know u wana!!! lol!
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Re: 16v or a vr6?

Post  dannyslammedbora on Sat Sep 25, 2010 5:46 am

VR6 IS THE WAY FORWARD,OR 1.9TDI SPORT Very Happy
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Re: 16v or a vr6?

Post  Ben on Sat Sep 25, 2010 8:28 pm

1.4 cheers

cheap to run. cheap to insure! Laughing

na man go for the VR!!! they sound ace toooooooo!!!!
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Re: 16v or a vr6?

Post  Martian on Sat Sep 25, 2010 8:30 pm

1.3 polo breddy
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Re: 16v or a vr6?

Post  20v-turbo on Sun Sep 26, 2010 4:24 am

wrexham scrappies has bits cheap

400 quid fr 20v t setup

or 200 fr a vr6 Razz
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