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Ths engine mounts or Vibra Technics Engine Mounts

Kelza Feb 24, 2012

  1. Kelza

    Kelza MODERATOR Staff Member Moderator Audi RS3

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    Hi i,m on stage 2+ on my s3 8p3 and have the ths mounts new sitting here but i,ve just seen the vibra technics mounts they look amazing , which ones are you using, or perfer... Cheers..
     
  2. Kelza

    Kelza MODERATOR Staff Member Moderator Audi RS3

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  3. Kelza

    Kelza MODERATOR Staff Member Moderator Audi RS3

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  4. Kelza

    Kelza MODERATOR Staff Member Moderator Audi RS3

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    These vibratechnics are the ones i,m going for,,also is 2 lower mounts needed on the s3 8p3?
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  5. S3Alex

    S3Alex Rarely neutral Team Ibis TFSI Owners Group Gold Supporter Audi S3 DSG

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    I've got the VWRacing mounts here which I believe are Vibratechnics.
     
  6. Kelza

    Kelza MODERATOR Staff Member Moderator Audi RS3

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    Like these ones alex , also do i need 2 sets of lower mounts ,and what ones u using alex , race Or fast road mounts?
     
  7. Boydie

    Boydie S3 8V DSG VCDS Map User

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    Price for each brands lads? A worth while mod???
     
  8. Kelza

    Kelza MODERATOR Staff Member Moderator Audi RS3

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    Hi boydie depends as some people dont bother , but while i get my clutch done i,m going put better mounts in ...
     
  9. quattro81

    quattro81 All the gear.. No idea

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    I had vibra on my TT and they were awesome, have had no experience of THS but can definitely say had no probs with vibra tech
     
  10. S3Alex

    S3Alex Rarely neutral Team Ibis TFSI Owners Group Gold Supporter Audi S3 DSG

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    If I remember,the VWRacing ones were about £500 all in,so not cheap but very solid.

    If you weren't going the whole Stg3/4 hog,the THS set are cheaper and effective.

    For any Stg2+ or above engine I think you need one or other of these to deal with the engine flapping around on the standard mounts.

    But....do be prepared for a lot more engine thrash.
     
  11. S3Alex

    S3Alex Rarely neutral Team Ibis TFSI Owners Group Gold Supporter Audi S3 DSG

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    Fast road mounts.....they're pretty hard but the race ones are solid.

    You really won't want those.....my Escort had solid mounts and it's like being a passenger in a cement mixer.
     
  12. Kelza

    Kelza MODERATOR Staff Member Moderator Audi RS3

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  14. S3Alex

    S3Alex Rarely neutral Team Ibis TFSI Owners Group Gold Supporter Audi S3 DSG

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    Interesting.

    The only thing that would concern me is the bit about them being tested with a 280bhp car.

    The VWRACING/Vibratechnics mounts are very solid things.
     
  15. Kelza

    Kelza MODERATOR Staff Member Moderator Audi RS3

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    Hi tcardio hpa core interlock with the vt lower monts like below...:)
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  16. Kelza

    Kelza MODERATOR Staff Member Moderator Audi RS3

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    Hi alex how you getting on with spec clutch ,, i may sell mine and go for a spec one ,so i,m ready for bt....
     
  17. tcardio

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  18. Kelza

    Kelza MODERATOR Staff Member Moderator Audi RS3

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    Hi mate yeah going get some vt mounts and hpa core mount ,just need to sell my brand new ths mounts first ,,thanks,,:)
     
  19. S3Alex

    S3Alex Rarely neutral Team Ibis TFSI Owners Group Gold Supporter Audi S3 DSG

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    In the middle of getting that together right now.
     
  20. Kelza

    Kelza MODERATOR Staff Member Moderator Audi RS3

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    I really do like the look of the spec stage 3+ clutch , did you get the steel Or aluminum flywheel...
     
  21. S3Alex

    S3Alex Rarely neutral Team Ibis TFSI Owners Group Gold Supporter Audi S3 DSG

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    Steel...bit heavier and better for damping vibrations.

    There was a problem with the first one they sent with tolerances on the splines so I'm waiting on a new one.
     
  22. Kelza

    Kelza MODERATOR Staff Member Moderator Audi RS3

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    Right ,wow, looking forward to seeing your updates on your build thread , i,m just sorting out a vw racing bbk set up :)
     
  23. S3Alex

    S3Alex Rarely neutral Team Ibis TFSI Owners Group Gold Supporter Audi S3 DSG

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    Thanks.

    I'll have some feedback on the clutch soon as the replacement part has arrived and will be going in shortly along with full boost.
     

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