VW Engine Codes

 

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8v Engines – Inline 4 Cylinder, Gasoline, 2 valves per cylinder

Code (L) FI Type Horsepower Torque @ RPM Comp Bore Stroke CC S/C Notes
2H 1.8L Digifant II 94 @ 5400 100 @ 3000 10:0:1 81.0 86.4 1781 No Cabriolet from 90-93
ABA 2.0L Motronic M5.9 115 @ 5400 122 @ 2200 9.0:1 82.5 92.78 1984 No Base Jetta Golf mk3 mk4
ABG 1.8L Digifant II 83 @ ???? ?? @ ???? 81.0 86.4 1781 No 90-93 Fox
AEG 2.0L Motronic 115 @ 5200 122 @ 2600 No
AVH 2.0L Motronic No
AZG 2.0L Motronic No
BBW 2.0L Motronic No
BEV 2.0L Motronic No
DH 1.9L CIS No
EH 1.5L CIS 71 @ 5800 73 @ 3500 No 78-79 1.5L
EJ 1.6L CIS 78 @ 5500 83 @ 3200 8.0:1 79.5 80.0 1588 No 1980 FI 1.6L
EN 1.7L CIS 74 @ 5000 90 @ 3000 8.2:1 79.5 86.4 1715 No 1.7L FI 82-84
FX 1.5L Carburetor 62 @ ???? 76.6 @ 3000 8.0:1 79.5 73.4 1457 No
GX 1.8L CIS/CIS-E 85 @ 5250 96 @ 3000 9.0:1 81.0 86.4 1781 No Fox
HT 1.8L CIS-E 100 @ 5500 105 @ 3000 10.0:1 81.0 86.4 1781 No GTI, Jetta GLI (1985)
JF 1.7L Carburetor No Rabbit
JH 1.8L CIS 94 @ 5500 102 @ 3000 8.5:1 81.0 86.4 1781 No Scirocco 2
JN 1.8L CIS No
MV 2.1L CIS No
MZ 1.8L CIS 90 @ 5500 98 @ 3250 81.0 86.4 1781 No 85-86 Golf Jetta
PF 1.8L Digifant II 105 @ 5400 114 @ 3800 10.0:1 81.0 86.4 1781 No 87-92 G J GTI
PG 1.8L Digifant I 158 @ ???? ??? @ ???? 81.0 86.4 1781 Yes Corrado G60, Passat G60
RD 1.8L CIS-E 102 @ 5250 110 @ 3250 10.0:1 81.0 86.4 1781 No GTI, Jetta GLI
RV 1.8L Digifant II 100 @ 5400 109 @ 3800 10.0:1 81.0 86.4 1781 No Digifant I in california
UM 1.8L CIS No
WL 1.7L Solex 1B1 carb 70 @ 5000 93 @ 2800 7.3:1 79.5 86.5 1718 No Iltis 1.7L low quality fuel
WT 1.7L CIS No
XR 1.5L CIS No
XS 1.5L CIS No
XV 1.5L CIS No
XW 1.5L CIS No
XY 1.5L CIS No
XZ 1.5L CIS No
YG 1.6L CIS No
YH 1.6L CIS No
YK 1.6L CIS No
YX 1.7L Solex 1B1 carb 75 @ 5000 100 @ 2800 8.2:1 79.5 86.5 1718 No Iltis 1.7L Gasoline

All Diesel IDI and TDI engines (Includes V10)

Code Cyl Valves (L) FI Type Engine Layout Horsepower Torque @ RPM Comp Bore Stroke CC Turbo Notes
1V 4 2 1.6L Indirect Diesel Inline 59 @ 4500 81 @ 2400 23.0:1 76.5 86.4 1588 Yes
1Z 4 2 1.9L Direct Diesel Inline 90 @ 4000 155 @ 1800 19.5:1 79.5 95.5 1896 Yes TDI
AAZ 4 2 1.9L Indirect Diesel Inline 75 @ 4200 107 @ 2400 22.5:1 79.5 86.5 Yes 1.8TD Canada only
AHU 4 2 1.9L Direct Diesel Inline 90 @ 4000 155 @ 1800 19.5:1 79.5 95.5 1896 Yes TDI
ALH 4 2 1.9L Direct Diesel Inline 90 @ 4000 155 @ 1800 19.5:1 79.5 95.5 1896 Yes TDI
BEW 4 2 1.8L Direct Diesel Inline Yes
BKW 10 2 5.0L Direct Diesel V 310 @ 3750 553 @ 2000 18.0:1 81.0 95.5 4921 Yes Touareg V10 TDI
CK 4 2 1.5L Indirect Diesel Inline 48 @ 5000 58 @ 2500 23.5:1 76.5 80.0 1471 No 1.5 NA Diesel
CR 4 2 1.6L Indirect Diesel Inline 52 @ 4800 71 @ 2500 23.0:1 76.5 86.4 1588 No 1.6 NA Diesel
CY 4 2 1.6L Indirect Diesel Inline 68 @ 4500 98 @ 2500 23.0:1 76.5 86.4 1588 Yes 1.6 TD
JK 4 2 1.6L Indirect Diesel Inline 52 @ 4800 71 @ 2500 23.0:1 76.5 86.4 1588 No 1.6 NA Diesel
MD 4 2 1.6L Indirect Diesel Inline No
ME 4 2 1.6L Indirect Diesel Inline 52 @ 4800 68 @ 4500 23.0:1 76.5 86.4 1588 No
MF 4 2 1.6L Indirect Diesel Inline 68 @ 4500 98 @ 2500 23.0:1 76.5 86.4 1588 Yes 1.6 TD

16v Engines – Inline 4 Cylinder, Gasoline, 4 valves per cylinder

Code (L) FI Type Horsepower Torque @ RPM Comp Bore Stroke CC Turbo Notes
9A 2.0L CIS-E/Motronic 134 @ 5800 133 @ 4400 10.0:1 82.5 86.4 1984 No 2.0 16V Passat
PL 1.8L CIS-E 123 @ 5800 120 @ 4250 10.0:1 81.0 86.4 1781 No 16v Scirocco, GTI
?? 2.0L Motronic 200 @ 5500 207 @ 1800 10.3:1 82.5 86.4 1984 Yes MkV GTI, MkV Jetta GLI *NEW*

European 16v Engine Codes

Code (L)               FI Type              Horsepower        Torque @ RPM Comp       Bore        Stroke     CC            Turbo Notes
KR           1.8L      K-Jetronic        136@6300          123@4800         10.0:1      81.0        86.4        1781        No       Passat 1.8 16V (GT/GL), Golf, Corrado, SEAT Toledo, AUDI 1.8 16v …/ Legend in engine head: 1.8 DOHC  (in Europe)

VR6 Engines – 15 degree V-Inline 6 cylinder Gasoline Engine

Code Valves (L) FI Type Horsepower Torque @ RPM Comp Bore Stroke CC Notes
AAA 2 2.8L Motronic M2.9 172 @ ???? ??? @ ???? 10.0:1 81.0 90.0 2783 First VR6
AFP 2 2.8L Motronic
BDF 4 2.8L Motronic
BJS 4 3.2L Motronic 240 @ 6250 236 @ 2800 11.3:1 84.0 96.0 3189 VR6 from R32

1.8T Engines – Inline 4 Cylinder, Gasoline, 5 valves per cylinder, with Turbo

Code Cyl Fuel Type Valves (L) FI Type Engine Layout Horsepower Torque @ RPM Comp Bore Stroke CC S/C Turbo Notes
AEB 4 Gasoline 5 1.8L Motronic Inline 81.0 86.4 1781 No No
APH 4 Gasoline 5 1.8L Motronic Inline 9.5:1 81.0 86.4 1781 No Yes
ATW 4 Gasoline 5 1.8L Motronic Inline 81.0 86.4 1781 No Yes
AUG 4 Gasoline 5 1.8L Motronic Inline 81.0 86.4 1781 No Yes
AVW 4 Gasoline 5 1.8L Motronic Inline 81.0 86.4 1781 No Yes
AWD 4 Gasoline 5 1.8L Motronic Inline 9.5:1 81.0 86.4 1781 No Yes 2000 Model Year
AWM 4 Gasoline 5 1.8L Motronic Inline 81.0 86.4 1781 No Yes
AWP 4 Gasoline 5 1.8L Motronic Inline 9.5:1 81.0 86.4 1781 No Yes 2002 Model Year VCT
AWW 4 Gasoline 5 1.8L Motronic Inline 9.3:1 81.0 86.4 1781 No Yes 2001 Model Year VCT

I5 Engines

Code Cyl Fuel Type Valves (L) FI Type Engine Layout Horsepower Torque @ RPM Comp Bore Stroke CC S/C Turbo Notes
AAF 5 Gasoline 2 2.5L Motronic Inline No No T4 Eurovan
AAU 5 Gasoline 2 2.2L CIS Inline No No
BGP 5 Gasoline 4 2.5L Motronic Inline 150 @ 5000 170 @ 3750 9.5:1 82.5 92.8 2480 No No MkV Jetta
JT 5 Gasoline 2 2.22L CIS Inline No No
KM 5 Gasoline 2 2.2L CIS Inline No No
KX 5 Gasoline 2 2.22L CIS Inline No No
WE 5 Gasoline 2 2.2L CIS Inline No No

V6, V8, W8 and W12 engines

Code Cyl Fuel Type Valves (L) FI Type Engine Layout Horsepower Torque @ RPM Comp Bore Stroke CC Notes
AHA 6 Gasoline 5 2.8L Motronic V 190 @ 6000 206 @ 3200 10.6:1 82.5 86.4 2771 Passat V6
ATQ 6 Gasoline 5 2.8L Motronic V 190 @ 6000 206 @ 3200 10.6:1 82.5 86.4 2771 Passat V6
AXQ 8 Gasoline 5 4.2L Motronic V 310 @ 6200 302 @ 3000 11.0:1 84.6 93.0 4172 Touareg V8
AZZ 6 Gasoline 4 3.2L Motronic V 240 @ 6000 229 @ 3200 11.3:1 84.0 96.0 3189 Touareg V6
BAA 6 Gasoline 4 3.2L Motronic V 240 @ 6000 229 @ 3200 11.3:1 84.0 96.0 3189 Touareg V6
BAN 12 Gasoline 4 6.0L Motronic W 420 @ 6000 406 @ 3250 10.8:1 84.0 90.2 5998 Phaeton W12
BAP 12 Gasoline 4 6.0L Motronic W 420 @ 6000 406 @ 3250 10.8:1 84.0 90.2 5998 Phaeton W12
BDP 8 Gasoline 4 4.0L Motronic W 270 @ 6000 272 @ 3250 10.5:1 84.0 90.2 3998 Passat W8
BGJ 8 Gasoline 5 4.2L Motronic V 335 @ 6500 417 @ 3500 11.0:1 84.6 93.0 4172 Phaeton V8
BHX 8 Gasoline 5 4.2L Motronic V 310 @ 6200 302 @ 3000 11.0:1 84.6 93.0 4172 Touareg V8
BJH 8 Gasoline 5 4.2L Motronic V 335 @ 6500 417 @ 3500 11.0:1 84.6 93.0 4172 Phaeton V8

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