1998 vw jetta gt 4.0 liter

Terri Essex

Asked by Nov 28, 2015 at 09:51 PM about the 1998 Volkswagen Jetta GT

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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What about it? Not being sarcastic...but what is the trouble?

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The 1998 VW Jetta never had a 4.0L available. The Passat did. Are you asking if you can put a 4.0 in your Jetta? The 2005 redesign of the Passat (B6) changed the engine's mounting configuration to transverse. The W8 is too large physically to be mounted in such a way, the 4.0 is two 2.0L married in a 'W' configuration and there is physically not enough space in engine bay. Not to mention it is longitudal

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