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Volkswagen VR6 Connecting Rods - Hurricane Speed and Performance

illan zhang hurricanerods.com 2019-04-25 14:39:54

Hurricane Speed and Performance 164/20mm connecting rod set for all Volkswagen 12v & 24v VR6 motors utilizing 5/16" rod bolts, and Volkswagen R32 VR6 motors utilizing 3/8" rod bolts. Forged from 4340CrNiMoA, their various beam rod structure included:H-beam, I-beam and X-beam. Sold as a set of six, balanced end-to-end, ready to install.

Full Specifications:                         

164mm rod length/ 20mm wrist pin.
Material: forged 4340 steel/EN24/40CrNiMoA
Fully CNC machined to precise tolerences.
Accepts Custom rods for this engine.
Heat-treated to HRC:34-38.
Full coverage shot peened.
End-to-end balanced in sets.
Rods could assemble with ARP 2000 5/16" and 3/8" bolts, rated at 220,000 psi tensile strength.
Rods feature aluminum-bronze wrist pin bushings standard.

Engine Model Beam Style Quantity Full Specs Link Design
VW VR6 164/20mm H-beam 6pcs/set H-Beam Connecting Rods (6 PCS) for VW VR6 Engine 6.457"(164 mm) Rod Length
VW VR6 164/20mm X-beam 6pcs/set Volkswagen VR6 X-beam 4340 steel connecting rods
VW VR6 164/20mm I-beam 6pcs/set VW VR6 164X20 I beam Forged Connecting Rods

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Note: When you make order from us, please kindly note: you want to VR6 5/16inch bolt or R32 3/8inch bolts.