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VR6t GTI Update ~ A Million Details

Published on September 17, 2017 under Video
VR6t GTI Update ~ A Million Details
Next up on the VR6T build we are dealing with details. Every project car has a million little details that you never think about. As we come close to starting up the car for the first time, many of those details need to be addressed. Some are required to be addressed before the car can…
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How To Restore Any Wiring Harness

Published on September 13, 2017 under Video
How To Restore Any Wiring Harness
On project cars, restoring, retapping, repairing or fixing wiring harness is a common repair. If you have damaged wiring you always want to fix it when access is easy. Plus restoring an engine harness makes the engine compartment look amazing. It is small touches like this that can make an engine room look amazing. Plus…
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The Easy Way to Install ARP Head Studs

Published on August 16, 2017 under White Wookie Build
The Easy Way to Install ARP Head Studs
Next up in the White Wookie build, it's time for ARP studs! This is a very common upgrade when adding boost to any engine. ARP is THE name in automotive hardware. Making the choice to run ARP head studs and ARP connecting rod bolts was a very easy one. Installation of these bolts is a…
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VR6 Turbo GTI Update ~ The engine is Installed!

Published on August 6, 2017 under White Wookie Build
VR6 Turbo GTI Update ~ The engine is Installed!
A quick update on the MK3 GTI VR6t project. The engine is installed in the car. Several parts are mocked up to test for proper fitment. The turbocharger is not installed, but will be to properly clock it. Front end is on for some radiator, condenser, and fan fitment. The engine bay will be tight,…
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Turbo VR6 Project Update ~ A Ton of Progress

Published on July 30, 2017 under White Wookie Build
Turbo VR6 Project Update ~ A Ton of Progress
Today we get an update on the progress of the MK3 GTI project car. This is a VR6 engine rebuild, paired with a turbocharger installation. Plenty of parts have been replaced on the VR6 as well as painted or powder coated. This is a quick update showing some of the engine assembly that has taken…
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How To Paint Your Engine

Published on June 1, 2017 under Video
How To Paint Your Engine
There are tons of ways to paint an engine. Today I will show you step by step on how to paint your engine, or any parts of your engine. We will be using POR15 engine paint kit. This kit comes with everything you need to get the engine properly and permanently painted as well as…
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