Turbo Brace

After the manifold fracture back in 2015 I braced the downpipe to help reduce stress on the Turbo / Manifold. I`ve often seen braces supporting the Turbo mounted on the […]

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Engine Build

Before we went to Mexico, I posted a `wanted` thread on ClubGTi for a replacement engine. I NEEDED a new block, pistons and crank. I already have all the other […]

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Manifold Repair 2015.

Post Anglesey Manifold failure & repair I had a failure on my manifold, appears to be along the Fusion line. The penetration was good, might not look it from the […]

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Conrod Failure

As part of my ABF 16VT Conversion, I decided to go for some Forged conrods. I stayed away from the Chinese / Ebay Turbo`s after reading several horror stories of […]

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Turbo Rebuild

The more I thought about it, the more I decided running a totally `unknown` Turbo wasn`t really the best idea I`ve ever had… Bought a `service kit with all the […]

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