VSM EK9 K20 Turbo Project


Beetlejuice

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Not much to report as of late. We fitted the ACT clutch and flywheel the other day. Now in the process of refitting everything for the final time hopefully!

Welded the manifold up whilst it was off the car:
 










elchunk

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how are you for clearance, the bonnet seems like its going to be very close to the exhaust manifold? Awesome build :D
 


oscarsayco

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You dont think the catchcan behing the driver headlight would be a lot cleaner and less clutter ?
Either way amazing work and fab..
 




Beetlejuice

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Not much happened with this lately. Just mainly working my way through the last few dull jobs before it goes to RDT for wiring/tuning.

I did get to have a play with something a little more interesting over the last few days - something to hopefully offset a bit of the added weight from the turbo setup. Set of titanium bracing bars to replace the factory ones.

Rear subframe lower tie bar - weighing 236g







Front X-member, replaces the crash bar behind the bumper - weighs in at 737g



And the front strut brace - came out at 949g









 








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