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  1. Dani_B19

    Dani_B19 Audi-sports own special child.

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    Evening all.

    Just want to make sure im a 100% on this, i can definately fit a AGU head onto my APY motor canti , all the valves etc can just be swapped over, no modification needs doing to allow it to fit is there?
     
  2. Dani_B19

    Dani_B19 Audi-sports own special child.

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    Or just to add is a £100 for a skimmed AGU head good? Been trying to get a price to compare it with but cant find any other heads to compare it with.
     
  3. Andrew@A.L.D

    Andrew@A.L.D May add NOS to 600+bhp S3.

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    £100 it bit to much

    more like £50 from my local engine engineer
     
  4. Broken Byzan

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

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    If you are being supplied a head already skimmed for £100, thats good, if someone is charging you £100 to skim it, thats too much.
     
  5. Dani_B19

    Dani_B19 Audi-sports own special child.

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    No thats the head already skimmed.
    £50 for a large port head! Where you getting them from andrew?
     
  6. Broken Byzan

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

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    I think he means £50 to have it skimmed. If you can buy a skimmed AGU head for £100, that sounds good to me :icon_thumright:
     
  7. A3Tom

    A3Tom Smell my finger.

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    Whats the crack with an AGU head then, bigger ports?.

    Mine's AGU,...does that mean I have something semi decent on my engine for a change??? :)
     
  8. Broken Byzan

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

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    Normaly it means it's better except on yours. :lmfao:

    It's a larger port head, TBH you will not notice a huge difference on a normally tuned engine. It's not until big power where the small port/large port issue comes in.

    Small port heads tend to provide more tractability due to the air velocity, where as a large port tends to give better overall power
     
  9. A3Tom

    A3Tom Smell my finger.

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    So it I decide to replace the hair dryer thats in my exhaust system with a proper turbo its a good thing to have?
     
  10. Broken Byzan

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

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    Yes mate, it certainly is.

    Tuffty has still made a reasonable increase with a small port head !!!
     
  11. A3Tom

    A3Tom Smell my finger.

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    Pah,....I laugh in the face of his minute 'ports'....if you can call those small holes ports that is :p
     
  12. b1gdave83

    b1gdave83 Member

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    Hey... i'm about to sell my old A3 AGU.... Does that mean I should swop the heads before it goes :w00t:
     
  13. Dani_B19

    Dani_B19 Audi-sports own special child.

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    Yes and no, itd be aright ball ache swapping everything, you'd need to sourece a small port head and manifold to match.
     
  14. b1gdave83

    b1gdave83 Member

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    Feck it.... If it's not a stright swop then i can't be bothered. I would have done it a few years ago.
     

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