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CR K04 Stage 4 Hybrid, comparison to k04

badger5 Mar 27, 2010

  1. paulypaul

    paulypaul S3 all the way Baby

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    Thanks ill go for the green so.
     
  2. badger5

    badger5 www.badger5.co.uk Site Sponsor

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    Hows the progress with FMIc Steve?
     
  3. Speedy Steve

    Speedy Steve Active Member

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    Still waiting for it to turn up have all the hoses hopefully next week some time then i can pull the front bumper off and get it fitted
     
  4. Speedy Steve

    Speedy Steve Active Member

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    How come this isnt sticky anymore?
     
  5. Broken Byzan

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

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    Because I have put all important information into the Sticky thread above and dropped it out the sticky section as it was getting crowded.

    It's there in the STICKY post ^^
     
  6. finesse

    finesse Active Member VCDS Map User

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    Steve, you going stage 3 I guess?
     
  7. Welly

    Welly VX220 SC Driver :)

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    When it finally comes out in 2022....
     
  8. Speedy Steve

    Speedy Steve Active Member

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    Yes i will be going stage 3 :hubbahubba:
     
  9. Lemon S3

    Lemon S3 Alex

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    What about that other company thats doing a k04 manifold, IN or NI (or whatever it is) engineering? Arent they nearer to having one finished?
     
  10. Broken Byzan

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

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    :undwech:LOL
     
  11. <tuffty/>

    <tuffty/> Badger 5 Edition...Its all about the flow... Staff Member Moderator Audi S3

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    If its anything like the K03 one they do then avoid it like the plague....

    <tuffty/>
     
  12. warleydaddy

    warleydaddy Member

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    Any closer to getting it mapped Steve?? VERY interested in seing how your injecters/fuel pump hold out with this turbo. Ohhhh so happy someone else is a Guinea pig insted of me and my wallet for a change.. lol..

    Pete...
     
  13. Speedy Steve

    Speedy Steve Active Member

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    Waiting on the cooler to turn up and top boost hoses
     
  14. warleydaddy

    warleydaddy Member

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    Have you had an Alex 1?? Ive "orderd" 1 too,but he says he has a welder away,so still waiting on a date for when he knows he will have 1..

    Pete...
     
  15. Speedy Steve

    Speedy Steve Active Member

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    Yes its an AH Fab one
     
  16. S3 D2HTY

    S3 D2HTY Member

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    I am thinking to go down this route. . . . What bhp are you look to get at the end off it?

    Speaking to CR Turbos and they reckon the turbo is good for 330/340 bhp as long the enginge internals are done i.e Rods and pistons.

    Also do you need to do anything to the gearbox? I know would have to uprate the clutch.

    Martin
     
  17. Speedy Steve

    Speedy Steve Active Member

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    Anything over the 300 bhp mark i will be happy with i wouldn't expect 330+ but you never know. Gearbox and clutch are all stock but im sure it wont be long before i will need a new clutch
     
  18. Lemon S3

    Lemon S3 Alex

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    Rods need changing but pistons don't. That power is achieveable but you will also need to get a DP n sports cat and wait for jbs to release their exhaust manifold. Nothing needs doing to the g/box apart from the clutch.
     
  19. <tuffty/>

    <tuffty/> Badger 5 Edition...Its all about the flow... Staff Member Moderator Audi S3

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    300bhp+ is the holy grail with this turbo but regardless the torque should be impressive but only if the rods have been done...

    FMIC should be fitted to any mapped K04 IMO, std SMIC's are pretty useless beyond std boost...

    Clutch will suffer from the increase in torque but as long as you don't launch the car then a std clutch in good condition will last a while... I still run a std clutch and dual mass with my GT30 although once the large port is on and the mapping is finished then it might not last as long :)

    <tuffty/>
     
  20. S3 D2HTY

    S3 D2HTY Member

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    I was going for a Pipewerx DP and decat with Milltek cat back. Is there no other complaines that offer a manifold?
     
  21. Lemon S3

    Lemon S3 Alex

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    Also as Tuffty says, a fmic is a must too.
    There's another company called IN Engineering I think that are closer to having a manifold finished but apparently their quality isn't as good.
     
  22. <tuffty/>

    <tuffty/> Badger 5 Edition...Its all about the flow... Staff Member Moderator Audi S3

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    Not much of a market for transverse engine K04 turbo mani's... more so for K03 turbos as they in more cars (Ibiza, Leon, Golf etc)....

    Leon Cupra R owners tend to go BT as do most of the TT's stateside it would seem rather than mess about getting anymore power from the K04...

    K03 turbo'd engines have a much better time of it and with the K03 hybrid (essentially a K03 with K04 internals) then for most peeps getting 260bhp from 150/180bhp is like going BT for them...

    There is a company planning to produce a decent tubular mani though...
    http://www.clubgti.com/forum/showthread.php?t=214977

    Could be just what is needed :)

    <tuffty/>
     
  23. S3 D2HTY

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    This was the spec was going for:

    CR Hybrid Turbo Stage 4
    FMIC
    DV - Forge 007p
    DP - Decat - Milltek
    TIP
    Conrods

    Martin
     
  24. badger5

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    You cant really say that on something which has not been seen by anyone as yet
    Whenever, If ever it becomes a reality for K04 bolt on turbo's then it will be possible to gauge its price & quality

    Its all speculative currently, as no one offers one to my knowledge (exlude the ebay chinese rubbish)
     
  25. Lemon S3

    Lemon S3 Alex

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    I was going by the fact of their K03 manifold not being the greatest.
    Im hoping their K04 manifold will be as good as if not better than jbs as it's cheaper n will be done sooner.
     
  26. Speedy Steve

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    Well i got the phone call from the office today saying my intercooler had turned up shame its 60 miles away but I have a busy weekend anyway. Still waiting on the top boost hoses to turn up but looks like i can get started on my jobs next week
     
  27. badger5

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    cool :)
     
  28. Morgan-VAGCHECK

    Morgan-VAGCHECK Foot to the floor

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    Hi,

    The one refered to in the link is being developed using my own TT as the test mule, will let you all know how it goes :)

    Regards
    Morgan
     
  29. Speedy Steve

    Speedy Steve Active Member

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    Still no top hoses i hate buying from people who say they have it in stock but then when you have paid they go oh wait not in black sorry. F**kers!
    Bill How are the rollers going? when will they be up and running im hoping to have it all sorted by mid June so i can come down before GTI Inters
     
  30. warleydaddy

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    Still VERY much looking forward to what this turbo can produce... Stage 2'd mine last week end, and very happy with it,but had this hybrid idea goin round in my head for a while now... Any closer to getting it maped steve?? The suspition is ruddy killing me!!! Lol

    Pete...
     
  31. Speedy Steve

    Speedy Steve Active Member

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    Its killing me to am waiting on top hoses from SFS taking for ever i ordered them nearly a month ago. I wont be ordering from them again! Once i have them i will be fitting it all then hopefully down to Bills some time soon!
     
  32. MintyS3

    MintyS3 Works 60% the time, Everytime.

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    Yeh Im keen to know figures too. If its good enough it may make me stick with the S3 instead of just giving up and getting a A4 diesel lol
     
  33. badger5

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    it would be a minor miracle if the rollers and myself were in the new unit by then... It does'nt stop me mapping it tho.
     
  34. dela

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    where you moving to Bill?
     
  35. badger5

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    just moving locally less than 1/4 mile from where I am now, but in a more modern, larger unit. Still in Stonehouse
    pending the property agents responding to my request to sink the dyno into the floor.. which is taking an age to answer.
     
  36. warleydaddy

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    Any joy yet Steve,before i plough my cash in to some other random project?? lol..

    Pete...
     
  37. Speedy Steve

    Speedy Steve Active Member

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    Still no top boost hoses am going to fit the intercooler this weekend and just use the standard hoses for know hopefully they will hold for know. Then its just a case of getting down to Bills to get it mapped.
     
  38. Speedy Steve

    Speedy Steve Active Member

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    Well what a wasted long weekend. My hoses finally turned up but every time i went to work on my car it started raining and with the garage full of **** i couldn't get in, so hopefully with the warmer weather and the longer days i should get it done soon. One thing im thinking is will taking the N249 out make any difference as im thinking of doing that later on.
     
  39. badger5

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    leave it electrically connected and just run the vac pipe which feeds it direct to the dv
     
  40. Welly

    Welly VX220 SC Driver :)

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    Still no answer to that? Bugger me they're taking their time....
     

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