1. This site uses cookies. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Learn More.

k04 help...

Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by Ant&Vic, Feb 29, 2008.

  1. Ant&Vic

    Ant&Vic A3 1.8T Quattro

    Joined:
    Feb 19, 2008
    Messages:
    25
    Likes Received:
    0
  2. Google AdSense Guest Advertisement



    to hide this advert.
  3. klepto

    klepto Member

    Joined:
    Oct 21, 2007
    Messages:
    55
    Likes Received:
    0
    Sounds right to me, S3 has Ko4 and so you should see up to 265? Do you already have a fmic? That price is quite tempting wish I had got a ko4 b4 getting my 1.8TQ mapped, will be money down the drain :S Mines only 200bhp could do with a bit more really, but then I dunno if its worth pumping cash into it or just buy another car!
     
  4. rusty s3

    rusty s3 Member

    Joined:
    Feb 12, 2007
    Messages:
    64
    Likes Received:
    0
    the ko4 that is advertised is for a passat and will not fit a a3.i have a complet kit from a 2001 tt if your interested pm me.the kit has turbo/manifold/down pipe/cats/charge pipes&injectors.
     
  5. jcs356

    jcs356 Brum brum

    Joined:
    Jun 14, 2004
    Messages:
    2,696
    Likes Received:
    44
    To clarify, any kit for an A4/Passat/A6 won't fit as they are longitudinally mounted engines. You need a transverse kit for it to fit an A3 (which would be the same for a TT, Leon, Toledo, Golf, Bora, Octavia etc.
     
  6. HTC

    HTC Active Member

    Joined:
    Jan 11, 2004
    Messages:
    3,413
    Likes Received:
    0
    Consider one of the K03/K04 hybrids. These use the k04 shaft and wheels from the larger turbo placed into a re-machined k03s body. Effectively a bolt on mod achieving S3 k04 power figures. There are a few companies offering them now.
     
  7. HTC

    HTC Active Member

    Joined:
    Jan 11, 2004
    Messages:
    3,413
    Likes Received:
    0
    Just to add, get a kinetic motorsports large port exhaust manifold from the states. The k03/k03s manifold is kind of small.
     
  8. abdus

    abdus Top Gear
    VCDS Map User

    Joined:
    Apr 30, 2007
    Messages:
    1,826
    Likes Received:
    1

Share This Page