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Old 06-29-2006, 12:47 PM   #30
jailbird1818
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Join Date: Jun 2006
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Location: Wisconsin
What I Drive: '06 ZX3 SES, '03 Se-R Spec V, '95 Lifted ZJ

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I had an 01 GTi with the VR6 and it was a POS. The timing chain guides failed and allowed the chain to jump with 11k on the odo. Crashed the valves, and cracked all 6 pistons. It was still under warrenty but I got hasseled the whole time. I lost alot of interest in the newer ones after that. I'm way more into the Mk1s and Mk2s.

I still have an 84 GTi with a BSI Racing 8v in it thats all hopped-up. I'm not sure of the whp but it will beat my 83 GTi with a 16v swap. Definatly a great autocross chassis.

If anyone has interest the 84 is for sale, I need the room.
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