VW/Audi 1.6 TDI CR EA288: Everything You Need To Know

If any Volkswagen fanatics are reading this, you will be aware that the EA189 was at the core of the infamous “VW Emissions Scandal.” In a nutshell, Volkswagen reportedly installed “defeat devices” in the EA189 engine to evade emissions testing and fulfill EPA pollution regulations.  Volkswagen was forced to notify all EA189 2.0 TDI car … Read more

VW/Audi 2.5 R5 TDI PD: Everything You Need To Know

The 2.5 liter 5-cylinder in-line TDI engine with pump injection technology ushers in a new generation of 5-cylinder diesel engines. The major development aim was to employ the engine in a variety of types (transverse and longitudinal mounting) to achieve a high power density.  The engine is utilized in the Transporter 2004 with 130 and … Read more