9a blocks are usualy bullet proof, 16v heads need overhaul after 100k miles or so. If fitting in new block best to get head done while its all out saves taking head back of later, when puffing out blue smoke.
MK4 1.8t bored/stroked 2.0lt AEG crank, 83mm supertech pistons, intergrated rods, ACL race brgs, Flowed large port head, Supertech valves, All ARP bolts, GTX2871r turbo, Tial wastegate, 3" pipewerx dp, REVO stage 3 tune, Direct port water meth, MORE TO COME!!! Ready to go racing
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