1. 1.5T Hobby-man's engine thread

    So for those regulars around here who don't know yet, I lost my engine (L15BA) on Tuesday during some street datalogging for an e-tune with Derek Robinson. Here is a link to my most recent update post in @gtman's tuning survey. In brief, I had been running for most of my tuned miles (nearly 20k...
  2. Bent connecting rods on 1.5t Hatchback

    I have a sport touring hatch 6spd with 28xxx kms (17xxx miles) (picked up October 2019). It was making a loud knocking sound after getting off the highway one day (I was running the factory tune when it happened.) Ended up towing it to the dealer. A while later they tell me that rods 2&3 are...