1990 VW Cabriolet ABA Swap /w AGB Tranny and Shaved Head 4th Try.AVI
This Cabriolet has been upgraded to include a ABA 2.0 Block with the original 8v head. The head has been shaved 1/25000in. The head also has a 276 cam in it. The head and the air intake manifold have been polished like there was no tomorrow. The exahust is a dual 4-2-1 with custom piping. The head also includes an adjustable cam gear. The fuel is controlled by an adjustable fuel pressure regulator. The tranny that has been swaped in is a 1986 16v AGB close ratio. All the motor mounts were replaced with new ones. All but the front one were left stock. The front is polyurithane. The A/C and the power steering have been removed from this car. The distributor that was used was the original with the gear changed to fit the larger setup. The ECU is also chipped. Gauges added to this car are Fuel/Air ratio, Vacuum and Fuel Pressure guage.
Drive Around VW 8v 276deg cam
1994 Volkswagen GTI 2.0 4cyl ABA
276° race cam
ported + polished head
custom 2.5" full-back Exhaust
Neuspeed race springs + Koni yellow shocks
bypassed EGR (completely removed)
manual steering rack from pre-93 GLI
* tranny had a bad 2nd gear sychro *
...just before going forced induction.
Electric Powered 1985 Volkswagen Cabriolet
Converted from gasoline to pure electric power this is now a green machine.
Powered by a 9" DC motor & 20 golf cart batteries she'll do 70mph, has a
range of approximately 50 miles & can be fully recharged for a little over
How to Seafoam a 1990 VW Cabriolet 1.8L 8V
A very short video on how to Seafoam a 1990 VW Cabriolet 1.8L 8V. Where to
pull the vacuum hose, etc... Much smoother idle and the whole valvetrain
is MUCH quieter now... woohoo!
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Custom Audi 50
Mocat Oil Cooler
30 Shot Nitrous
Custom IC Pipes
Flexlite Rad Fan
VWJermKevin's Auto Works
mk2 gti 276 cam
Just put my cam on my mk2 gti. 276 schrick, w\ tt race header straight to a
borla muffler. Idle at around 850 rpm's