[Vwdiesel] matching an audi engine

Tony and Lillie tonyandlillie1 at earthlink.net
Sun Jun 15 22:46:11 PDT 2008

Not a striaght bolt in, for sure. The bolt patterns for the bellhousing of a 
4-cyl and a 5-cyl are different. So, you also need a 4-cyl trans. And, the 
4-cyl mounts to teh subframe, where the 5-cyl engines mount on the body. 
Those are probably the two biggest differences.

Tony Hoffman

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Subject: [Vwdiesel] matching an audi engine

> http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/Audi-Vw-TDI-Turbo-Diesel-Engine-1983-Vw-Jetta-Quantum_W0QQcmdZViewItemQQcategoryZ33615QQihZ008QQitemZ180252598408QQrdZ1QQsspagenameZWDVW
> I found this listing for a 1983 Quantum turbo engine, and was wondering if 
> i
> could install one of these into my 1980 Audi 5000S with a 5 spd tranny.
> If not, are there any other good diesel engines I could swap into this 
> car?
> I'm contemplating if this would be a good move for me.
> chris
> seattle 

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