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Old 03-31-2021, 03:22 PM   #1
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Default 16V Pistons & Rods

Decided to get Yoshifab's Yoshifab's 158mm rods and B230 Piston set.

Thanks guys!
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Old 03-31-2021, 05:54 PM   #2
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If you go with those pistons you'll need to get crank steered rods or have spacer bushings made for the wrist pin and pin boss.

The setup from yoshifab is pretty solid for the price, and there's no guess work.

There aren't any solid VW lifters that work in a 16v head to my knowledge.
The 16v VW hydraulic lifters are often used in the b234 head. Don't use the diesel ones unless you like metal fatigue and lifter failure.
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Old 03-31-2021, 05:56 PM   #3
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+1 for the Yoshifab pistons/rods set...
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Old 03-31-2021, 08:13 PM   #4
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I have those ebay rods paired with stock ft pistons in my 940. Runs great so far.
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Old 03-31-2021, 08:21 PM   #5
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Where's JohnV to write a paragraph about how his crap is better?
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