Vwracer - R32 engine transplant now in motion

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Vwracer - R32 engine transplant now in motion

Post by Vwracer » Sat Feb 16, 2013 10:17 am

Before lowering:
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After Lowering:
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V2 front end & Graphics on:
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Time for a new lump:
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Post by richiecaddy2k » Sat Feb 16, 2013 1:26 pm

Thats one helluva builders bus you got yaself there brother :twisted:

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Post by DADDY » Sat Feb 16, 2013 2:46 pm

Strong work Bud, have you also fitted the rear drive shaft and IRS from the 32 ? and if so could you give me some geomertry measurments please. Oh and welcome to the forum keep the pics coming of this nice project ;)
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Post by psyone » Sun Feb 17, 2013 1:25 am

nice van man ! need more info on this r32 conversion as i wanna do the same. did you got for awd or fwd ? which gearbox did you use ?

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Post by Wardy1 » Sun Feb 17, 2013 7:29 am

That orange on black looks awesome ! :D
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Post by T.ttfresh » Sun Feb 17, 2013 11:57 am

This is gona fly.....

Did u have to change the fuel tank and the fuel lines!


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Post by Nicp2007 » Sun Feb 17, 2013 3:02 pm

awseome can't wait to see this come along
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Post by s70w vw » Sun Feb 17, 2013 3:38 pm

This takes every plan I have for my van...and blows it out of the water lol
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Post by SAL » Sun Feb 17, 2013 5:05 pm

I used Tony when he opened to load the EDS map onto my astra. Good to see the unit is still mint!

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Post by mando » Mon Feb 18, 2013 4:50 pm

very jealous of that engine transplant!

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Post by gerry » Tue Feb 19, 2013 11:52 am

Yes! Ben from HEL was telling me about seeing this when he was at Tonys, thats three of us on here going 3.2 4WD now :twisted:

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Post by Sabbunsingh » Tue Feb 19, 2013 9:21 pm

Wow big work going on there more pics plz. Love it.
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Post by Vwracer » Wed Feb 20, 2013 5:06 pm

SAL wrote:I used Tony when he opened to load the EDS map onto my astra. Good to see the unit is still mint!
That's not his unit that's a job I was working on his moved now his in Northfleet

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Post by Vwracer » Wed Feb 20, 2013 5:13 pm

Wardy1 wrote:That orange on black looks awesome ! :D
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Thank you
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Post by palmer02 » Sat Feb 23, 2013 6:15 pm

Vwracer wrote: That's not his unit that's a job I was working on his moved now his in Northfleet

I live in northfleet, tony who?
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