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

S3 uprated turbo alternative?

Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by Andrew@A.L.D, Aug 3, 2009.

  1. Andrew@A.L.D

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

    Joined:
    Jun 19, 2009
    Messages:
    3,847
    Likes Received:
    579
    Other that a Hybrid K04, GT28/30, and IHI has anyone ever tried the Garret T34 or anything else on the S3?
     
  2. Advert Guest Advertisement


  3. RichA3Turbo

    RichA3Turbo ...Watching you!
    Staff Member Moderator

    Joined:
    Jan 6, 2003
    Messages:
    5,089
    Likes Received:
    4
    I think the reason stick with these is because they work. T34 is journal bearing i believe and will be laggy in comparison to the GT series equivalent
     
  4. Andrew@A.L.D

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

    Joined:
    Jun 19, 2009
    Messages:
    3,847
    Likes Received:
    579
    T34 you can get cheap as chip and i know it might be laggy but just looking to see if anyone has fitted anything other than the normal
     
  5. RichA3Turbo

    RichA3Turbo ...Watching you!
    Staff Member Moderator

    Joined:
    Jan 6, 2003
    Messages:
    5,089
    Likes Received:
    4
    You might get more info in VWVortex, but still, people tend to stay away from the old stuff these days. In the long run you will probably end up changing it anyway.
     

Share This Page