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  1. VW Jetta / Bora MKIV 1998 Euro,1999.5 US -2005
    Hey all, So I have a couple questions. Was thinking of doing a custom turbo build (find bits here and there instead of a kit) And was wondering a few things, like what psi could I run safely as this is my daily? Would I need a new ecu? or could I just go and get a custom tune? If there is a...
  2. VW Jetta / Bora MKIV 1998 Euro,1999.5 US -2005
    So I had a MKII Coupe Diesel that I traded for my new 03 GLI (Beth). She's in pretty rough shape Bad axles, interior is falling apart, no radio, gotta hole in the transmission, needs a timing chain, clutch, wheels, tires, a few dents and dings, the exhaust is so loud it shakes the poor girl to...
  3. VW Jetta Build Board
    I've been on here for a while, getting tons of great info and input. So I decided to show you where I'm applying it too. I got my self a 2001 Jetta 1.8t (AWD) in Bright Green. Got it for 4,100(Talked the guy down from 6k) with 96k miles on her. I had never drove a boosted car so I was kinda...
  4. VW Jetta Build Board
    SO. havent been on in a while. been working between my newly aquired 2000 golf (2.slo 5spd) and the infamous jetta. ill let the pics do the talking cause there is alot yall missed haha and for those of you who havent seen the jetta here she is. threw the timing belt and...
  5. VW Jetta MKIII 1991–1998
    Hey all, just getting ready to redo my interior completely and was wondering if anyone's already done theirs and has before and after pics. Think this would be a cool thread and I haven't seen one yet, so let's get started!
  6. POWERTRAIN MODS - ENGINE / TRANS / TURBO / EXHAUST
    so recently i threw the timing belt on my AWW and figured now would be the perfect opportunity to the the BIG swap. but i need a little expertise. new valves/ seals and such are on the way. but im wondering if i got a t3 topmount exhaust manifold( say godspeed for example) would i still be able...
  7. GLX

    VW Jetta MKIII 1991–1998
    I'm looking to build a mk3 preferably VRsex ;) while I use my 2.slow as a daily driver and have recently found a 97 GLX for sale on craigslist, but it has a blown head gasket and the current owner wants $1200 for it, would it be worth it to buy and chance it or is that too much of a gamble?
  8. VW Jetta / Bora MKIV 1998 Euro,1999.5 US -2005
    So, The last time I posted here I had just gotten My Bora R and my lowering springs... Now I'm back to stock bumper and on Ultimos. I even picked up some new wheels. :D I'm just waiting for my front spacers so I can go Lower! some pics AFTER ULTIMOS BEFORE ULTIMOS More pics to Come...
  9. VW Jetta MKIII 1991–1998
    Okay so I wanted HONEST opinions on my build ideas for my Mk3. This is my first 2.0 and I like it a lot so I decide to make it my every day driver (but built) please don't insult my 2.0 seems a lot of forums HATE THE 2.0L I love it so don't hate lol anyways, down to business. Okay so the car...
  10. VW Jetta Build Board
    Hey yall! since my brother effed up my old profile (mightymau5gls) I decided to start fresh so ill make my build thread It won't be very quick or much of an impressive build but its one none the less. The car: 2001 jetta mkIV Tornado red GLS 2.0L automatic :'( ,but hey its something This is...
  11. VW Jetta Build Board
    Hey what's up, this will be my thread for my 03' Jetta GLS. This is my first decent/nice car, last car was a 96 Plymouth Breeze :eek: . I have ALOT of ideas on how I want the car to look and run, and of course I'm open to suggestion. Guess I'll Start with some Bone Stock Pics... Need...
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