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aeb 1.8t pistons??

b5boy Dec 5, 2012

  1. b5boy

    b5boy New Member

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    Hi guys just wondering if anyone could tell me if the a4 b5 1.8t aeb pistons are forged i been told off people they are then others they not if anyone could tell me it would be much appreciated
     
  2. adamss24

    adamss24 Well-Known Member

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    No factory fitted piston is forged, they are cast pistons. You need to go aftermarket if you want forged pistons...
     
  3. aragorn

    aragorn "Stick a V8 in it!" Staff Member Moderator VCDS Map User

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    They are "sort of" forged.

    Mahle call them forged, but they're most likely squeeze cast.
     
  4. Broken Byzan

    Broken Byzan Photographic Moderator Staff Member Moderator VCDS Map User quattro Audi A4

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    ^^ what he said

    Still good for around 450 BHP
     
  5. flatshifter

    flatshifter Member

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    ^this and FYI with good tune they can handle 400hp at the wheels(480bhp?)
     

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