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A3 1.9tdi Turbo Upgrade?

LaytonA3 Nov 3, 2013

  1. LaytonA3

    LaytonA3 Member

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    Hi all,

    After recently having my full service I was informed that my turbo is on its way out.

    Are there any other bigger turbos that will bolt on without too much trouble? (Is it even worth getting a bigger turbo?)

    My car is a 2005 A3 1.9tdi (Remapped)



    Thankyaaaar :thumbsup:
     
  2. TDI140

    TDI140 Well-Known Member

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    Px it for a 2.0tdi pd140 BKD then upgrade the turbo
     
  3. Adam88

    Adam88 Member

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    You can get a turbo off ebay which is the same as your turbo but with gt1749vc (pd170) internals for £410 delivered, then get a set off arl/asz/blt pd130/pd150 injectors and a custom map to suit and you will easily be over 200bhp.
     
  4. Adam88

    Adam88 Member

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    Straight swap too.
     
  5. LaytonA3

    LaytonA3 Member

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    Got a link mate?
     
  6. Adam88

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