2002 VW GTI

"337" Limited Edition

There are only 1500 in the United States.  It is named the "337" after the code used for the original GTI.

Factory Installed goodies

1.8T 180hp motor  (AWP)

6 speed transmission

18" x 7.5" BBS RC polished rims with 225/40-18" Michelin Pilot Sport tires

1" lower sport suspension, with solid rubber trailing arm bushings (as opposed to the standard gel filled bushings)

Genuine Recaro front seats with "GTI/Recaro" embroidery

Aluminum interior trim and golf ball shift knob

Red stitching and trim on seats, seat belts, and floor mats


My Modifications:


APR Chip with "93" and "Stock" programs

K&N Drop-in filter in smoothed airbox

Forge 007 DV

Dieselgeek Race short Shifter

Urethane Dog-bone mount (from Energy Suspension)

Milltek 2.5" Cat-back (for 337)

APR 2.5" Down pipe

Turn2 Aluminum Crank pulley

NGK BRK7E spark plugs (gapped .028)

Mobil 5W-30 full synthetic motor oil

NewSouth Performance intake PowerGasket

Integrated Engineering Manual Timing Belt Tensioner Kit

Upgraded SMIC



Autotech 28mm Rear sway bar

TT Lower control arm bushings

Koni FSD Struts/Shocks



Passat W8 dome light

Euro headlight switch with disabled DRL's, and rear fog light LED mod

Rear Fog light

Panavise upper mount

VDO Vision Oil temperature gauge

VDO Vision Boost guage


Interior/Exterior Styling

Tinted front corner lights

"Monster Mat" rubber floor mats

Black OEM Grill with painted emblem

NewSouth Performance Column Dual Pod

Helix projector headlights with drop-in 4500k HID kit

Colgan Bra for road trips


Current mileage (as of July 2012) = just over 140,000 miles!

Baseline Dyno (K&N only) = 147.3 HP measured on a Dyno Dynamic Dynamometer in 3rd gear.  See graph here

Dyno with all current mods = 188 HP / 205 TQ measured on a DynoJet.   See graph here

Here are a few more pics: