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2.8L VR6 Forged Connecting Rods


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Are you building an all motor beast or turbocharging your VW VR6 engine? Upgrade the weak links in your block and keep your engine together reliably with IE's market leading Volkswagen forged connecting rods!

• 20mm wrist pin for use with factory or aftermarket 20mm pistons
• Forged from vacuum drawn 2 piece 4340 chrome moly steel
• Upgraded H beam design greatly increases strength and durability
• Combination tested to 700+HP on 6 cylinder engines
• Includes IE Spec ARP 2000 rod bolts with "IE" stamp to ensure genuine product
• Individual computer optimized design to match unique VW/Audi engine applications
• Honed to exacting tolerances within 250 millionths of an inch
• Optional forced pin oiling (rifle drilling) for long wrist pin life
• Each connecting rod set is balanced to weights within +/- 1 gram
• Dimensionally and magnaflux inspected to ensure extreme reliability
• Multi-stage heat treated for dimensional stability and fatigue life

  • Center to Center: 164mm
  • Wrist Pin Diameter: 20mm
  • BIG End Journal Width: 19.90mm
  • Wrist Pin Style: Non-tapered
  • Big End Journal Diameter: 56.75mm
  • Average Rod Weight (with Bolts): 558 grams
  • Rod Bolt Dimensions: 5/16" x 1.5" UHL


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