How much power can the EA888 handle?

Depending on your budget and how far you want to take your GTI, power output can be pushed to nearly 400 horsepower without any internal engine changes, or even more if you’re willing to upgrade the internals.

What cars have the EA888 engine?

The 1.8L TSI engine from the EA888 (that’s “E-A-triple-8”) family was first introduced in 2007 by Audi AG….The Gen-3 1.8L TSI EA888 can be fitted into to the following vehicles:

  • VW Jetta Mk5/Sagitar.
  • VW Passat B6.
  • VW Passat CC.
  • Audi TT Mk2 (8J)
  • Audi 8P A3.
  • Audi B7 A4.
  • Audi A4 (B8)
  • Audi A5.

Is the EA888 engine good?

The EA888 superseded the popular EA113 Volkswagen engine but is seen as a more unreliable engine than its predecessor. The Gen2 for both the 1.8 and 2.0 gave this engine a bad reputation, due to its high oil consumption.

Which Audi has the EA888 engine?

The 2.0-liter EA888’s power has varied quite a bit over the years, and it has kept getting stronger: In the European version of the refreshed 2013 Q5, which we just drove, the current EA888 makes 225 hp and 258 lb-ft of torque. That’s 14 more horses than the version we see in the current A4 and the U.S.-market 2013 Q5.

How much power can a stock Golf R take?

Somewhat accepted ranges are 450whp and about the same for wtq. Many will claim hp doesn’t break engines it’s the tq, they’re kinda right.

What is the standard bore size of the EA888 engine?

83 mm

Engine Engine Codes Bore
Set of 4. Overbore and hone required.
EA888 2.0 TSI CAW, CBF, CCT & CCZ 83 mm

What is VW EA888?

An EA888 family is an Audi-designed unit that features some of the latest engine technology such as direct fuel injection, sintered camshaft lobes, thin-walled engine block, variable valve timing and lift for intake and exhaust valves, downstream oxygen sensors, exhaust manifold integrated into the cylinder head.

Why is EA888 so good?

The EA888 utilizes a unique exhaust manifold design that is completely contained inside the cylinder head; it can thus be said that the compact turbocharger mounts directly to the engine. This placement allows for rapid warm up and greater thermal management of the exhaust stream, increasing efficiency.

Are VWS reliable?

Volkswagen Reliability Ratings The recent ratings carried out by 2021 Consumer Reports give each brand an average reliability ranking and in this the Volkswagen scored fairly high. The brand was ranked in 24th place with a score of 36 points.

How strong is the Golf R engine?

Underneath the hood of the new 2022 Volkswagen Golf R is a 2.0-liter turbocharged TSI® direct-injected four-cylinder engine that cranks out an incredible 315 horsepower and 295 lb-ft of torque. With horsepower and torque ratings like this, you’ll get the driving experience you want every time you take the wheel.

Does EA888 have VVT?

The VW EA888 2.0 TSI does not have VVT.

How much HP does a Stage 2 Golf R make?

Unitronic Stage 2: 397HP / 368LB-FT.

How much power does a EA888 engine have?

EA888 engine came as a 1.8T and 2.0T. Stock power ranges from 118 bhp to 299 bhp! The direct injection is supplemented with port fuel injection to reduce carbon build up issues present on early direct injection engines, and to aid cold starts. We look at EA888 (1.8TSi 1.8TFSi 2.0TSI 2.0TFSI) tuning and report on the best modifications.

Does the EA888 engine have a continuously adjustable exhaust camshaft?

Please note: Some illustrations of the 1.8L engine in this eSelf-Study Program are for the world-wide market. With the North American introduction of the third generation EA888 engines, the 1.8L engine will not have a continuously adjust- able exhaust camshaft nor AVS.

What is ECU mapping for an EA888?

ECU mapping allows a tuner to fully realize the full potential of all the parts you’ve fitted to your EA888. Generally speaking the 2.0TFSi internals are good for around 350bhp, the con rods are typical weak spots, but there are quality forged parts around for these engines that help you to lift the potential for power.

What is the difference between Gen 3 and GEN 2 ea888/3?

The 2.0TSI EA888/3 or Gen3 was designed to be lighter and more efficient. First of all, the engine got a new cast iron cylinder block with thinner walls by 0.5 mm (3 mm instead of 3.5). There are new steel crankshaft, pistons and rings, oil pump and light-weight balancing shafts.