What year did the 24v VR6 come out?

What year did the 24v VR6 come out?

Re: What year did VW put in the 24V VR6 (Naked Joof) 24v didn’t come out until the GLI in 2002.5 or 2003 (not too sure). It does use the exact same mounting points as the 12v VR6 (and 2.0L for that matter) so the swap is pretty straight forward.

Can a VR6 engine fit in a golf 4?

Re: MK3 VR6 engine in a MK4 The 24v motor does fit yes and you can run stock management but you need the fuse box, wiring harness and all sensors on the motor.

What is so special about VR6?

The VR6 has a narrow packaging than a V6, and it’s shorter Than An Inline 6 engine which makes it ideal for front-wheel-drive cars. VR6 size helps to have bigger displacement than Inline 4 engine in front-wheel-drive cars creating more power.

How do I know if I have a 12v or 24v VR6?

If the engine has those spark plug wires it’s a 12v. The picture you posted is an example of a 12v. The 24v come with a 6 speed.

What cars came with a 24v VR6?


  • 1991-1995 Volkswagen Corrado.
  • 1991-2015 Volkswagen Passat B3, B4, B6 and B7 generations.
  • 1992-1998 Volkswagen Golf Mk3.
  • 1992-1999 Volkswagen Vento/Volkswagen Jetta Mk3.
  • 1995-2000 Volkswagen Sharan.
  • 1996-2003 Volkswagen Transporter (T4)
  • 1996-2010 SEAT Alhambra (7M)
  • 1998-2003 Volkswagen Golf Mk4.

How many valves does a mk3 VR6 have?

Volkswagen Golf 3 2.8 VR6 Engine Technical Data
Number of valves : 12 Valves
Aspiration : N/A
Compression Ratio : 10.0
Maximum power – Output – Horsepower : 174 PS or 172 bhp or 128 kW @ 5800 rpm

What Audi has a VR6?

2008-2015 Audi Q7 (4L) 2011-2018 Volkswagen Passat NMS. 2017-present Volkswagen Atlas/Teramont. 2021-present Volkswagen Talagon.

Are VR6 engines reliable?

Volkswagen Vr6 Engine Reliability Although there is a laundry list of problems listed above, the Vr6 engine is very reliable if maintained properly. They can run for up to 150,000 miles or even longer, we’ve seen some last longer than 300,000 miles.

Is a VR6 a GTI?

VR6 engines are V6 piston engines with a narrow angle between the cylinder banks and a single cylinder head covering both banks of cylinders. Volkswagen Group introduced the first VR6 engine in 1991 and VR6 engines currently remain in production….

VR6 engine
Fuel type Petrol

What is better 12v or 24v vr6?

24v only has better top end air flow. the 12v has better flow through the head, cheaper to work on. The main advantage the 24v has is the 6 speed transmission and gearing more than anything to make up for the loss of bottom end torque.

Why did VW stop making VR6?

Essentially, the turbocharged inline-four is making the VR6 obsolete by offering similar power with better fuel economy in a smaller, lighter package. The VR6 was developed before turbo technology helped make torquey, powerful four-cylinders with minimal lag and good reliability.

How many valves does a VR6 engine have?

Early VR6 engines had two valves per cylinder (for a total of twelve valves) and used one camshaft for the intake and exhaust valves of each cylinder bank (without the use of rockers). The first Volkswagen VR6 engine uses the AAA version.

What are the features of a 24V VR6 GTI?

Hard to find 24v vr6 gti. Factory 6 speed trans. Runs strong with plenty of power. Factory sunroof, mags, air, cruise and leather heated seats. Also has 4 whee…

When did the VW VR6 engine come out?

Volkswagen Group introduced the first VR6 engine in 1991 and VR6 engines currently remain in production. From 1997 to 2006, Volkswagen also produced a five-cylinder VR5 engine based on the VR6.

Does a VW have a VR4 engine?

Although Volkswagen has not produced a VR4 engine, nonetheless it briefly produced a W8 engine from 2001-2004. The largest Volkswagen W engine is the W16 engine introduced on the Bugatti Veyron in 2005. This engine uses an angle of 90 degrees between the two VR8 engines, and has four turbochargers.