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Did anyone on here own v163 pba red s3

Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by mk1kid, Oct 8, 2012.

  1. mk1kid
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    Just bought my first s3 just wondered if anyone had owned it on here ect it's got a big turbo external wastegate etc but unsure what turbo is just after a general spec etc
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    If the ext gate is obvious it sounds like an MTM conversion so a K26 turbo most likely... search on StaceyS3 as he has the same conversion with pics on his..

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    Thanks tuffty all I can see is ihi turbo goes well 300 bhp ish I reckon
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    Custard/pics or it didn't happen etc.

    :)
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    IHI and 300hp? doubt its an external gate then... JBS VF22 conversion maybe? get some pics put up...

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    Just what I was told its deffo externally gated n screamer down by front wing il try get some pics up tomoz looks like a tubular manifold
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    i reckon its scoobyras old car. he had an ihi absolute red s3.

    EDIT: nope, his ihi one was black. ko4 one was red
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