Ordered a "replacement" today. I took a gamble on a slightly damaged one for $500. Low mileage like 10k.
The catch is that 6th gear is saying hello to the world via a hole in the case.
My case is good and my 6th gear looks intact, if the other needs 6th replaced.
Fingers crossed. I'm either...
You would need to be pushing 29psi+ with E35-40 fuel to need aftermarket injectors. Built block is recommended for anyone going into 4bar map sensor territory.
Eman is the only one rn that has a direct injection fuel system for the 1.5T, SI cams required.
It's a intank fuel pump, hpfp, hpfp...
Found a trans for $900 shipped. Came off a 2019 SI, 15k
There getting back to me probably tomorrow. They need to pull it out first and inspect. Fingers crossed everything is good and I can pay and get it here quick.
Well I'm bumping up to the gtx2867r. Adding the meth back in. The boost will be.. well closer to 40 lol.
It's also one of thoes things, if I'm already there, and it's looking a little worn. Might as well go a step up for not much more $
I do plan on doing the front sway bar, anti lift kit, front end links. While I'm doing the whole trans repair thing. Coilovers are on the list but most likely that'll be awhile.
I should probably take the time to do the oil pump gear, while the subframe is off. If the clutch looks worn I'm...