Swankmonkey Racing - VW 2006 Jetta GLI 2.0T FSI


 

advertisement

Swankmonkey Racing's 2006 VW Jetta GLI 2.0T FSI


Welcome to the world of the VW 2.0T FSI (Direct Injection) Engine found in the new Jetta, GTI, and the Audi A3 and A4.
Here it is, we have acquired a new 2006 Jetta GLI:
Swankmonkey Street/Race Modified 2006 GLI
VW brings it's new 2.0T FSI engine stateside. The engine is a turbocharged, and uses diesel-like direct injection technology. Gas is basically squirted at high pressure directly into the combustion chamber. This actually creates a more efficient engine that generates more power, and rates with greater MPG in testing. The engine produces 200 hp and the torque of 207lb-ft is available as early as 1,800 rpms. Our Jetta GLI is equipped with a 6-speed manual transmission. The DSG gearbox is an option, it's a dual clutch automatic that shifts faster than a manual. We are old school enthusiasts, so the 6MT gearbox was perfectly fine! The 2.0T FSI engine can be found in the GTI, Jetta, GLI and the new Passat.
night exposure of the gli/gti
Let's look at the navigation on the left side to get started. We'll be updating information as it's available. There's already a lot for this MKV generation, information overload will happen soon!


FAQ's:

Spark Plug info:
I did some research to see if there were listing for the stock plugs to be replaced. I stumbled upon the Autolite 3923 plug. A "one step cooler" plug is the 3922. That cross-references NGK's BKR7E copper plug. Stock is .032 from the source I looked up. There are also reports of good results with the ultra expensive bosch F5DP0R plugs.

Should I be worried about the fuel pump I have? I have a 2006.5, don't I have the new pump?
You may have the new F pump which may be required for chipping or a turbo kit. The only way to tell for sure is to remove the engine cover and see which pump you have!

new: The Ultimate 2.0T PCV Fix

Latest live news from Deviant:Speed

  • Revo Technik Software Now Available for the Latest TSi and TFSi engines
  • VW of Chattanooga, choo choo, here come the cars!
  • VW New Jetta TDI Pricing Revealed
  • Christening at Wörthersee: Race Scirocco now called GT24
  • 2009 Audi A3 Launches Late 2008
  • Ross-Tech announces Version 8 of its VAG-COM Diagnostic System - VCDS™
  • The TDI offensive from Audi - Lot's of TDI stuff, yay!
  • Euros in the Ozarks Spring GTG - 4/19
  • The New 2009 Audi A4 Avant
  • Audi A1 Concept

  • this site is just a collection of experiences with our vehicles. Your mileage may vary, and all info is provided as is. -
    All information is copyright ©1999-2008 swankmonkey.com/dmstuning.com. All rights reserved.
    Photos, stories, information or other material may not be copied, reprinted or reproduced without written permission. Contact us: webmaster@swankmonkey.com Little Rock Auto Care