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Thread: VR 6 Branch Manifolds

  1. #1
    Join Date
    10th January 2005
    Solihull, United Kingdom

    VR 6 Branch Manifolds

    Are they worth it and which one?
    Ive heard conflicting stories about the Raceland ones

    Ex OSV VR6 2007-2009

    2003 VW Golf R32

  2. #2
    Join Date
    5th October 2006

    Re: VR 6 Branch Manifolds

    They are ok. They add a small amount of bhp but its more the noise you buy them for I reckon. Raceland ones are a good price for what they are. They are worth wrapping just to be on the sfae side, so they don't melt anything under the bonnet. Dubpower do one also - very well made, but quite a bit more expensive at around £300.

    I will have a Raceland one (with only 4000 miles on it) for sale in a few weeks once my turbo's on. Let me know if you are interested.
    Corrado VR6 Turbo - respray on the way!
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  3. #3
    Join Date
    1st March 2007

    Re: VR 6 Branch Manifolds

    Standard exhaust manifold is very well built with excellent flow charasteristics, if it's leak free of course
    The best job you can do is gasket matching and porting/polishing it. Then you may even get better performance with it than buying aftermarket 6 branch, and it's cheaper too.
    '92 Moonlight Blue LHD VR6 .: Bilsteins PSS9 .: Techtonics SS Dual Borla 2.5" + Decat .: K&N 57i Kit .: Uprated Looms .:

  4. #4
    CF Nutter
    Join Date
    6th November 2004
    jersey ci

    Re: VR 6 Branch Manifolds

    Quote Originally Posted by MK1Campaign
    Are they worth it and which one?
    Ive heard conflicting stories about the Raceland ones
    Don't bother mate, not worth it. I looked into it and there no gains at all.

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