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My 3rd Scirocco :)

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Model code 53B
Purchase date September 1996
Doors 3 Doors
Body type Hatchback
Colour White
Fuel type Petrol
Transmission Manual
Aspiration N/A (Normally Aspirated)
Engine size 1.8 Litres
Engine position Front Engined
Driven wheels Front Wheel Drive (FWD)

Mods, Stats & Spec

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  • Awards, mag features and links

    • Club GTI Rabbit Magazine Feature.
    • GTI International Best in Class (Sat & Sun).
    • GTI Spring Festival Best in Class
  • Engine & Transmission

    • 1781cc DX Engine.
    • Stage 1 Ported, Polished & Gas Flowed Head.
    • Kent GS2 Cam.
    • Audi 2.2 Throttle Body.
    • Audi Warm Up Regulator.
    • Jetex Panel Air Filter.
    • Magnecor HT Leads.
    • 4 Branch Supersprint Tubular Manifold.
    • Jetex Exhaust System with Twin 2.5" Ovals.
    • 5 Speed 020 AUG Gearbox (3.45 1.94 1.44 1.13 0.89 3.67).
    • Sachs Up-rated Clutch.
    • Short Shift & Weighted Rod.
    • Travel reduced by 70%.
    • 90Amp Alternator (Up'd from std 55Amp).
  • Suspension

    • Lowered by 50mm (Boge Dampers & Eibach Springs).
    • Front Upper Strut (Adjustable).
    • Front Lower Strut (Static).
    • Rear Upper Strut (Static).
  • Interior

    • Upholstery - Designer Check (49).
    • Interior is standard apart from 16V Instrument Cluster from a Mk.II Golf.
    • (0-160MPH & 0-8000RPM).
    • Digital Race Electronics Sequential SLD5F Shift Light mounted in the Instrument Cluster spare LED's.
    • Gauge Console with Smiths Fuel Economy & Volts.
    • Electric windows, Switches fitted in Arm / Door rests.
    • USA Spec Center Rear Brake Light.
    • USA Spec Indicator Stalk (This has the Cruise Control on it).
    • Aluminium Door Pulls (4 off).
    • Pioneer KEH-8200RDS.
    • Pioneer DEQ-9200 (Digital Sound Processor).
    • Pioneer 4" x 6" TS-A4674R Custom Fit Speakers.
    • Pioneer CDX-P1210 12CD Multi-Changer.
    • American Eagle Amp (4x50w).
  • Exterior

    • Colour - Alpine White (L90E).
    • Bee Sting Aerial.
    • Kamei Front Grille and Spoiler.
    • Smoked Front Indicators.
    • Smoked Side Repeaters.
    • and I occasionally put the side Roof Bars on, just for show.
  • Stats & Figures

    • Engine Output - 150Bhp 140ft/lbs
    • 0-60mph Circa 6.5s
    • Length - 4050mm
    • Width - 1625mm
    • Height - 1280mm
    • Weight - 920kgs (Unladen).
    • Wheelbase - 2400mm
    • Track (Front) - 1404mm
    • Track (Rear) - 1372mm
    • Turning Circle - 10.2Mtrs
    • Fuel Tank Size - 55ltrs (12 gal).
    • Engine Oil Capacity inc Filter Change - 4ltrs.
    • Engine Oil Capacity W/O Filter Change - 3½ltrs.
    • Gearbox and Final Drive Capacity (5Sd) - 2ltrs.
    • Cooling System Capacity - 6½ltrs.
  • Wheels & Brakes

    • 6.5 x 15" WolfRace Excite R5’s with 195 x 50 x 15 Firestone Z40's.
    • Front Discs - Vented.
    • Rear Disc Conversion of late Mk.II Golf GTI.
    • All brakes up-rated to Zimmerman X-Drilled complete with Pagid Pads.
    • Goodridge 6 Line Braided Hose kit & Dot 4 High Performance Brake Fluid.
    • 10mm Spaced on Rear, 5mm Spaced on Front.
  • Extras & factory options

    • Slide & Tilt Sunroof
  • Planned future mods

    • All these future Mod's are currently sitting in my garage waiting to be fitted!
    • New Fuel Tank
    • Original 4 Button Scirocco Steering Wheel.
    • Wizard of NOS (50-75 shot) c/w Minimax Progressive Controller.
    • GPS GT06 Tracker.
    • K-Star KS03 Fuel & Ignition System.
    • Kent Cams Vernier Pulley.
    • Cam Belt Kit including Tensioner.
    • 4+E 020 ATH Gearbox (3.45 1.94 1.28 0.91 0.75 3.67), (Fully Refurb'd).
    • Mocal 13row Oil Cooler Kit.
    • Nissen Front Radiator.
    • Water Pump.
    • Neuspeed 82°C Thermostat (from USA).
    • Nissen Heater Matrix.
    • Neuspeed 82°C Radiator Switch (from USA).
    • DEI Water Wetter 16oz (From USA).
    • St.Stl Fuel Filler Neck.
    • Exhaust Bandage Wrap for Manifold.
    • Samco TCS36/C Coolant Hoses (Black).
    • Samco TCS35/C-A Ancillary Hoses (Black).
    • Engine & Gearbox Mounts (Uprated).
    • Poweflex Black Bushes.
    • New Wishbones.
    • Expansion Tank.
    • New Suspension Top Mounts.
    • Fuel Pump & Strainer for in Tank .
    • 7 x 52mm Gauge Installation.
    • Pioneer AVIC-F950DAB High-end Car CD,DVD, GPS Navigation System with DAB, Bluetooth, 6.1” Touchscreen and AppRadio Mode.
    • Looking to source Cruise Control from a USA Scirocco. If anyone knows of one....Contact me please :)

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