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Suspension Crossmember,
Front, Aluminum

Another Addition to the PMO Parts Line of Quality Components for Your Classic Porsche.

PMO Has Taken an OE Sample of the Front Suspension Crossmember for 911, 912 and 914 Applications to Design a High Quality, OE Replica Using 3D Scanning and Modeling.

Manufactured in Aluminum and Investment Cast, PMO’s Version Is an Exact Replica of an Original and Retains All of the Factory Dimensions and Specifications. With CNC Finished Control Arm Mounts, This Crossmember Will Deliver Precise Front-End Alignment For Improved Handling.

An Easy Bolt In Upgrade That Increases Structural Rigidity While Decreasing
Sprung Weight.

Fits:
911 68-89,
912 68-69 Including 1976,
914 70-76

Note: When Converting From the OE Steel Version to the Upgraded Aluminum Version, The Use of Brackets 911-341-031-01 ( 2 ) are Required.

OE Reference:
901-341-013-03, 911-341-013-10
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Dune Buggy Chassis Kit
Ball Joint / IRS - Late Style

Building a New Off-Road Toy Based on a VW Type 1 Pan? What you Need is EMPI’s Exclusive Buggy In A Box Chassis Kit!

With All the Goodies You Need to Get Your Project Started Faster and More Efficiently, the EMPI “Buggy in a Box” is Designed to Take the Guess Work Out of Building a Rolling Chassis with all of the Basic Parts in One Box. Over 60 Different EMPI Parts Are Included; Along With Optimized Kits to Get You on the Road and Enjoying your Buggy Sooner like Enhanced Brake Kits with Stainless Steel Hoses, Upgraded Wheel Bearings, Billet Early Style Shift Coupler, Rear Axle Assemblies, Trailing Arm Bushings, Steel Brake Line Kit, WOSP Starter, Ball Joints and Tie Rods, Clutch Components, a Special Shortened Clutch Cable and So Much More!

Assembled and Shipped in One Package with a Special Flat Rate Option Available.

Intended For Shortened Type 1 Pans Using ’69 and Later Steering Components.

See the Complete Kit Contents here: Beam in a Box Kit Contents
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EMPI Long Block Plus Engines

EMPI Long Block Plus+ Engines are Hand Assembled in Southern California with ALL NEW ALL EMPI Matched and Approved Components by VW Racing Legend, Jack Sacchette.

Available in Three Standard Configurations for Type 1 or 2 Applications. No Core Required, No Long Lead Times. Get Your Classic VW Back on the Road Today!

Assembled with Name Brand Components from AA Performance Products, AutoLinea, Elring, EMPI, Manley, Manton, Silverline and Schadek.

1600cc Long Blocks Include New Motorav AS41 Magnesium Alloy Case and Auto-Linea Dual Port Cylinder Heads with OE style OSVAT Valves, Hardened Valve Seats and EMPI’s Proprietary 3 Angle Valve Job Performed on a Rottler Valve Machine at EMPI in Anaheim, California.

 1776cc and 1914cc Long Blocks Include New Motorav AS41 Magnesium Alloy Case and Auto-Linea Dual Port Cylinder Heads with Manley Stainless Steel Valves, Hardened Valve Seats and EMPI’s Proprietary 3 Angle Valve Job Performed on a Rottler Valve Machine at EMPI in Anaheim, California.

Every EMPI Long Block Comes With a 12 month or 12K Mile Warranty

All EMPI Long Blocks are palletized, shrink-wrapped, crated and ready to ship.

*Pictures shown are for illustration purposes only

*Special Freight policies apply. See your sales rep for details.
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EMPI Black Alternator Kits 

55Amp
Replace Your 12v Generator with a High Charging Alternator.
EMPI 55amp Alternators are Built with All New Components, NO Rebuilt Parts are Used.
Internally Regulated with a Durable Black Finish.
A Great start for Converting a 6 Volt System to 12 Volt!

75Amp
Replace Your 12v Generator with a High Charging Alternator. EMPI’s 75 Amp Alternator Gives you the Power You Need to Operate Amp Hungry Accessories and High Output Ignition Systems.
This Alternator Pushes Out More Amps Than Stock Units and is Manufactured with All New Components. No Rebuilt Parts are Used.
Internally Regulated with a Durable Black Finish.

95+Amp
EMPI’s All New Black 90+ Amp Alternator Features a New Hi-Tech Armature and an Internal Voltage Regulator for Unmatched Reliability and Power.
Providing Maximum Charging Power and Running Cooler Than the Dual Fan Models While Using Less Horsepower to Operate. It’s the Ultimate in Charging Power!
The Durable Black Finish is the Perfect Way to Finish Off Your Engine Compartment.
All Kits Include:
Alternator
Alternator Stand
3 Piece Backing Plate Set
Alternator Pulley
Alternator Strap
Alternator Belt

Note: Requires a Minimum 10 Gauge Ground Wire From the Alternator Body to the Alternator Stand Studs on the Engine Case.
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Alternator / Generator Backing Plate Kit

Billet Shift Rod Coupler, 
Type 1, Late Style

Tired of Searching for Gears Due to a Worn Shift Coupler? Search no More! With EMPI’s Billet Version, gears will be exactly where you expect No More Missed Shifts and Less Wear on Your Transmission After Installation of This High-Quality Coupler.

CAD Designed by EMPI Engineering in Anaheim, Tested on the EMPI Fleet for fit and finish and Manufactured from CNC Machined Billet 6061 T6 Aluminum, This EMPI Billet Shift Rod Coupler is Made to Last!

Grub Screws ( 98-1026-2 ) Included.

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Billet Shift Rod Coupler, 
Type 1, Early Style

Tired of Searching for Gears Due to a Worn Shift Coupler? Search no More! With EMPI’s Billet Version, gears will be exactly where you expect No More Missed Shifts and Less Wear on Your Transmission After Installation of This High-Quality Coupler.

CAD Designed by EMPI Engineering in Anaheim, Tested on the EMPI Fleet for fit and finish and Manufactured from CNC Machined Billet 6061 T6 Aluminum, This EMPI Billet Shift Rod Coupler is Made to Last!

Grub Screws ( 98-1026-2 ) Included.

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Spring Plate Cover
Spacer Kit, 5mm

New to EMPI’s Continually Expanding Line of Quality Products, This 5mm Thick Spring Plate Cover Spacer Kit is Used Between EMPI’s Adjustable Spring Plate and the Spring Plate Cover For Added Clearance.

Designed Using EMPI’s CAD Software and Manufactured With 1018 Laser Cut Steel For an Exact Fit. Finished in a Durable Black Coating to Last for Years.

Compatible with the Following Adjustable Spring Plates:

17-2669-0 Swing Axle Suspension
17-2670-0 Swing Axle Suspension
17-2671-0 Swing Axle Suspension
17-2672-0 IRS Suspension
17-2673-0 IRS Suspension
17-2674-0 IRS Suspension
18-1075-0 IRS Suspension

Kit Includes: 

5mm Spring Plate Spacer x 2

10x35mm Allen Head Bolts ( Black Oxide ) x 8
10mm Lock Washers ( Black Oxide ) x 8
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EMPI Steering Box

Want Your Classic VW to Steer like new? Having a Hard Time Finding an All-New OE Quality Steering Box? Look No Further Than EMPI’s All New Steering Box!

Manufactured in Brazil in an ISO 9001 Certified Facility Using All New Components. These Steering Boxes Have Been Installed, Tested and Proven on EMPI’s Fleet of Type 1 and Type 3 VW’s.

All Units are Filled with the Proper Amount and Grade of Grease. A True Bolt On Unit. EMPI’s Steering Box is The Best New OE Style Steering Box on the Market Today!

Fits:
Type 1 50-77 Exc. Super Beetle
Ghia 56-74
Type 3 62-73
Thing ( Type 181 ) 73-74

Note: Pre ‘66 Models May Require the Use of a Later Style Pitman Arm

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EMPI GTV C-Stripe Decal Set

As Seen on the EMPI GTV II at SEMA 2023!

EMPI has Brought Back the Legendary GTV Series C-Stripe Decal Set in 3 Different Color Combinations for Your Classic Beetle!

EMPI Located a Set of These Awesome Decals in Our Archives and Faithfully Reproduced These Legendary EMPI Accessories in High Quality, UV Resistant Made in the USA Vinyl. Produced With Transfer Tape for Easy Installation, These Stripe Kits Will Keep Looking Great for Years and Years!

Available In the Following Colors…

98-8863-0 - Silver Stripe / Black Outline

98-8864-0 - Gold Stripe / Black Outline

98-8665-0 - Navy Stripe / Black Outline

EMPI C-Stripe Decal Sets Include Detailed Installation Instructions


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Accelerator Pedal Kit
Upgraded w/ Roller Mechanism

Tired of Your Gas Pedal Binding? Tired of Worrying if Your Throttle Cable is About to Break Because the Pedal Isn’t Smooth? Well, It’s Time to Stop all That.

With EMPI’s Upgraded Accelerator Pedal Kit, You Can Enjoy Smoother, Trouble-Free Acceleration!
A New EMPI Design Incorporating an Upgraded Roller With A Sealed Long-Life Bearing is the Key Element to This Kit. Along with the Included Components, This Kit Will Not Only Restore the Feel of Your Pedal but Will Enhance It for Better Take-Off’s and Overall Drivability.

Another EMPI Exclusive to Enhance the Driving Experience!

Fits All Type 1 67-79 Including Super Beetle, Requires Minor Modification of the Pedal Hinge Plate.

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Yokohama Avid Ascend
GT Tires

Don’t Settle for “Off Brand” Tires for Your Classic VW!

EMPI Now Offers Yokohama Avid Ascend GT Tires As Well As Other Popular Styles and Sizes. Whether You’re Looking for a Tire For Your Daily Driver Bug or Bus, EMPI and Yokohama Have You Covered! With 6 Different Styles Available in All Popular Sizes, There is a Yokohama Tire to Fit Your Needs!

Currently Stocking:
185/65R15
Avid Ascend GT

Yokohama Warranty Covers Manufacturers’ Defects ONLY. No Other Warranty is Implied or Offered.

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Yokohama G.T. Special
Classic Tires

Don’t Settle for “Off Brand” Tires for your Classic VW! EMPI has Partnered with Yokohama Tires to Bring You Another EMPI Exclusive! Yokohama G.T. Special Classic Tires Are Now Available For Your Classic VW!
The G.T. Special Y350 Tire Was Launched in 1967 and Was the First Tire in the Yokohama Line Up to Offer Radial Technology.

In Addition to Its Classic Period Correct Appearance, the G.T. Special Classic Makes Use of the Latest Tire Technologies That Will Enhance the Drivability and Safety of Your Classic or Historic Automobile. Currently Available in Two Popular Sizes the Yokohama G.T. Special Classic Tires are Available Individually or as an EMPI Exclusive Set of (4) Mounted and Balanced Wheel and Tire Packages.

 10-3501-0 - 145/80R15
 10-3502-0 - 165/80R15

Yokohama Warranty Covers Manufacturers’ Defects ONLY. No Other Warranty is Implied or Offered.

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Wheel and Yokohama Tire Combinations

Aother EMPI Exclusive Now Available From the Leader in VW Performance Parts, Introducing Mounted and Balanced Wheel and Tire Package ready to install.

EMPI Has Put Together 24 of its Most Popular Wheels and EMPI’s Exclusive Yokohama GT Special Classic Tires for a Winning Combination That Doesn’t Exist in the Market Today.

Available in Staggered Combinations as Well as Standard Square Combinations, There is a  Combination That is Just right For Your Classic VW or Porsche.

Yokohama GT Special Classic’s were Originally Developed in 1967 and Were the First Yokohama Tire to Use Radial Construction. Today’s Version Has Been Re-Launched Using the Latest Tire Technologies With the Same Tread Pattern and Sidewall as the Original.

The GT Special Classic Delivers a Comfortable Ride Without Losing the Look and Feel of the Original.

EMPI’s Exclusive Offering of Yokohama’s GT Special Classic Tires Comes in Two of the Most Popular Sizes for Your Classic VW or Porsche 145/80R15 and 165/80R15.

Lug Bolts/Nuts Are NOT Included

Warranty Covers Manufacturer’s Defects ONLY.

No Other Warranty is Implied or Offered
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Oil Pressure “T” Fitting, M10x1.0

Another GTV Era EMPI Part Has Been Reproduced to Finish Off Your Custom Build!

With EMPI’s Exclusive Oil Pressure “T” Fitting, You Have the Ability to Mount Up To 3 Sending Units to the Same Oil Pressure Passage.

Cast in Brass and Designed Using CAD Software You Can Be Assured That This Part Will Fit and Last. The Stylish EMPI Logo Adds to the Overall Look Too!

No More Scouring the Interweb For That NOS EMPI Jewel!

All Fittings are M10x1.0

Fits All VW Type 1 and Type 2 Upright Air-Cooled Engines
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Bilstein Shock Absorbers

Looking for Bilstein Shocks for Your Classic VW or Porsche? Well You Can Stop Looking! EMPI is Proud to Announce That Bilstein Shock Absorbers are Now Part of EMPI’s Ever Growing Product Offering.

Bilstein is More Than a Shock Absorber. In Fact, Bilstein Offers Total Ride Control Systems for Modern as Well as Classic Automobiles and EMPI has Brought the Widest Product Offering for Your Classic VW or Porsche in the Market Today to You Our Valued Distributor. 

Since Bilstein’s Introduction of the Mono-Tube Shock Absorber in 1957, They Have Continued to Innovate Just as EMPI Has. With More Than 20 Different SKU’s in the Mix, EMPI Has the Bilstein Shocks You Need. 

Call Your EMPI Sales Rep and Get Yours Today!

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Clutch Cable, Dune Buggy Applications

Another EMPI Exclusive! Designed for Dune Buggy and Kit Car Applications with a Shortened Pan.

No More Hassle and No More Looping or Splicing a Stock Clutch Cable When Replacing a Worn-Out Cable.

Use a Fresh Clutch Cable on Your New Build.

Carry a Spare in Your Off-Road Kit for Peace of Mind!

Measuring 74” OAL, With This EMPI Off-Road Clutch Cable, You Simply Slide It into Place, Make Your Adjustments and Go!
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PennGrade 1 High Performance Lubricants

PennGrade 1® continues to deliver the same proven performance customers have come to know and trust.

It is the same unique Pennsylvania Grade base oil cut and the specially selected high-zinc, high-phosphorus formulation that’s been known and trusted by high performance engine builders and vehicle owners for decades.
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PMO EFI Throttle Body Kits

New from the Leaders in Classic Porsche Performance, PMO Induction is Proud to Present Electronic Fuel Injection Throttle Body Kits for Air-Cooled 6 Cylinder Porsches.

Like PMO Induction Carburetors, PMO EFI Throttle Bodies are Compatible with Any Flat Six Porsche Engine from 1965 to 1998 and Will Enhance the Tunability, Throttle Response and Fuel Efficiency of Your Air-Cooled Porsche.

PMO Electronic Fuel Injection (EFI) Throttle Bodies Include these advanced features:

• Precision CNC Machined and Hand Assembled in Anaheim, California.

• All PMO EFI Throttle Bodies are Manufactured Using the Finest Aerospace Grade Materials.

• Available in 40mm, 46mm and 50mm Sizes in Natural Aluminum or Black Anodized “R” Finishes for a Vintage / Period Correct Appearance.

• Sealed Ball Bearings for Long Life and Utilizing a One-Piece Throttle Shaft for Consistent Alignment and Superior Throttle Response.

• Ultra Precise Air / Fuel Metering for Higher Performance.

• Tapered 52mm Throats for Significantly Improved Airflow Capabilities.

• Billet Fuel Rails Accept Bosch Style Injectors (3/4” x 16 TPI female threads).

• Direct Fit on PMO Manifolds and PMO Throttle Linkages Using Extended Arms.

• Utilizes PMO Water Shield or ITG High Performance Air Filters.

• Compatible with EFI Control Systems including Haltech, Megasquirt, MoTeC and More.

• Consult your EFI Controller Supplier or Engine Builder for Details on Installation and Tuning.

Please note that Intake Manifolds, Fuel Injectors and TPS are for reference only and not included in the kit.
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Oil Pressure “T” Fitting

Another GTV Era EMPI Part Has Been Authentically Reproduced to Finish Off Your Custom Build!

With EMPI’s Exclusive Oil Pressure “T” Fitting, You Have the Ability to Mount Up To 3 Sending Units to the Same Oil Pressure Passage.

Cast in Brass and Designed Using CAD Software You Can Be Assured That This Part Will Fit and Last.

The Stylish EMPI Logo Adds to the Overall Look Too!

No More Scouring the Interweb for That NOS EMPI Jewel!

All Fittings are 1/8-27 NPT

Fits All VW Type 1 and Type 2 Upright Air-Cooled Engines.

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EMPI 55-90 AMP Alternators, Black

All New Black EMPI Alternators Gives you the Power You Need to Operate Amp Hungry Accessories and High Output Ignition Systems.

These Alternators Push Out More Amps Than Stock Units and are Manufactured with All New Components. No Rebuilt Parts are Used.

The Durable Black Finish is the Perfect Way to Finish Off Your Engine Compartment.


Requires a Minimum 10 Gauge Ground Wire from the Alternator Body to the Alternator Stand Studs on the Engine Case.

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Heater Block Off Plate, Set

Another Addition to the PMO Line of Quality Parts for Your Porsche.

When Eliminating the Heater There is a Gap Between the Fan Ring and the Block. PMO Has Created a Unique Piece That Helps Cooling While Tidying Up the Engine Compartment.

Manufactured in Steel and Covered in a Durable Finish to Last, PMO’s Heater Block Off Plates Are Not Only Functional But Look Great Too!

Fits Most Air Cooled Flat Six Engines

Includes: PM-O501-0 and PM-O502-0
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Forged Drop Spindle Set; King and Link Suspension, Disc Brakes, 4 Piston Caliper, Type 1 49-65

All New and Exclusively from EMPI!

All New Forged 2.5” Drop Spindles For Cars with Disc Brakes and 4 Piston Calipers.

These ALL-NEW Spindles are Forged Like Original Equipment and Have a 10.3mm Offset. EMPI’s Forged Spindles are Stronger, Dimensionally Accurate; Improve Handling and Eliminate Alignment Issues! And the 2.5” Drop Will Give Your Beetle the Look You’ve Been Wanting!

These Spindles Work with Wilwood 4 Piston Calipers
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PMO Parts Relay Board Cover

A PMO Parts Exclusive! Concours Quality Early Engine Relay Board Cover.

A Brand-New Version of an NLA/ Obsolete Porsche Part!

PMO Parts Took an OE Early Cover and Faithfully Reproduced a High-Quality Part Using OE Type Materials.

Complete Your Engine Compartment Restoration and Protect Your Relay Board with the Only Correct New Version Available Today.

Fits 911’s 1970-1973

OE Reference: 911-610-102-00
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Buggy Dual Exhaust, Stainless Steel Without Heater Box

Due to Popular Demand, We Took Our Most Popular Buggy Dual Exhaust System and Redesigned it to be Compatible with Any of Our Dual Carburetor Systems.

Built Using 304 Stainless Steel, 38mm Tubing and Heavy Duty 9.5mm Flanges for Strength and Durability. This TIG Welded System is Built to Last!

And an EMPI Badge is Fitted to Complete That Custom Look!

Fits 1200-1600cc Engines. Gaskets and Hardware Included.
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EMPI GTV Race Decklid

A Blast From the Past! EMPI has Brought Back the GTV Series Race Decklid!

Made from the Original Mold and Produced in High Strength Fiberglass.

GTV Race Decklids are primered and ready for customization.

Made in Southern California just like the Original.

Limited to a Special Run of 50 Copies, This EMPI Exclusive is Manufactured to be Mounted on your Type 1 VW or Can be Customized and Hung on Your Wall!

Fits Pre-1966 Type 1.

All 50 Copies Will Include a Certificate of Authenticity and Special Badging.

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Mobelwagen 512B Interceptor Wheel 16x7.5, +23mm Offset, 5.16” Backspace

The Mobelwagen 512B Interceptor Wheel is a High Quality, Purpose Built Performance Wheel with a 5×112mm Bolt Pattern for Most Vanagon’s and Syncro’s. Constructed out of Lightweight A356 Cast Aluminum it is Engineered to be One of the Strongest Wheels Available. Designed in the Classic VW 10 Window Heritage Pattern and Created to “Factory Plus” standards, It is Available in Satin Black with Machined Center and Laser Engraved Mobelwagen Logo with Standard Bolt on Hub Cap Clips to fit VW Moon Hub Caps.

Hub Caps Not Included

Must Use 60 Degree Conical Seat Hardware

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EMPI Brake Master Cylinder, 25mm Bore

The Perfect Addition to Your Wilwood Disc Brake Upgrade.
With its 25mm Bore, More Brake Fluid Moves to Apply Additional Pressure to All 4 Corners for Increased Stopping Power with Firm Pedal Feel. This Unit Also Features a Dual Circuit for an Added Level of Safety. Reservoir NOT Included.

Select EMPI Brake Fluid Reservoir 17-2878-0 for a Comprehensive Installation


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EMPI Color Matched Pulley Kits

EMPI’s Color Matched Pulley Kits Contain a Standard Sized Crankshaft Pulley, Standard Size Alt/Gen Pulley, Adjusting Shims, Hardware and a Continental Belt.

Made From High Grade Aluminum and CNC Machined for a Precision Fit with Unique Design Pattern Machined into both Pulleys.

The Crankshaft Pulley Features Timing Marks at 0, 5, 10, 20 and 30 Degrees.

Fits Type 1 61-79, S/B 71-79, Type 2 63-71 and Ghia 66-74.

Available in Three Popular colors.
Red: 18-1116-0
Black: 18-1117-0
Blue: 18-1118-0 




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EMPI Color Matched Pulley Kits

EMPI’s Color Matched Pulley Kits Contain a Standard Sized Crankshaft Pulley, Standard Size Alt/Gen Pulley, Adjusting Shims, Hardware and a Continental Belt.

Made From High Grade Aluminum and CNC Machined for a Precision Fit. These Kits Contain Pulleys That Do Not Feature the Unique Design Pattern of the 18-1117-0.

The Crankshaft Pulley Features Timing Marks at 0, 5, 10, 20 and 30 Degrees.

Fits Type 1 61-79, S/B 71-79, Type 2 63-71 and Ghia 66-74.

Available in Three Popular colors.
Red: 18-1126-0
Black: 18-1127-0
Blue: 18-1128-0 


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EMPI/Manley Engine Valve Sets

EMPI’s Exclusive Kits Contain 4 Single Groove 40mm Intake Valves, 4 Single Groove 35.5mm Exhaust Valves and 16 Single Groove Valve Locks. Benefits of Single Grooves are More Contact Area Between the Valve Lock and the Valve Stem, Leading to a Stronger Connection with Less Wear. Intake and Exhaust Valves Have Swirl Polished Chrome Stems and Hardened Tips and a Relocated Lock Groove Allows the Use of EMPI Hardened Valve Lash Caps. In High Performance Applications Using High Ratio Rocker Arms, the Use of Valve Lash Caps is Suggested. Use EMPI Part No. 00-4006-0
Manley Valvetrain Products are Made in the USA Using the Highest Quality Materials Available and are Universally Acknowledged as the Leading Manufacturer of Performance and Racing Valves in the World.

Available in 3 Different Configurations:
40mm Intake / 35.5mm Exhaust: 98-2150-0
42mm Intake / 37.5mm Exhaust: 98-2152-0
44mm Intake / 37.5mm Exhaust: 98-2154-0

Manley Stainless Steel Engine Valve Kits are an EMPI Exclusive!

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4 Bolt, Heavy Duty Clamp Kit (P/N: 00-3154-0)

Another Unique Product Brought to You by EMPI, the World’s Largest Supplier of Volkswagen Parts. This Heavy Duty Clamp Kit Makes Mounting a VW Axle Beam or Baja Tube Bumpers a Snap. Manufactured to Withstand the Punishment of Off-Road Driving, the Clamps are Stamped from Heavy Duty Steel and Include the Hardware. The Clamps are Supplied in Raw Form that Allows You to Finish Them Your Way!

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EMPI Rear Drum Brake Kits

EMPI Rear Drum Brake Kits are Packaged with All of the Components Needed to Service Your VW in One Complete Kit. Assembled in EMPI’s SoCal Warehouse with the High Quality Components You’ve Come to Expect From the World’s Largest Supplier of Volkswagen Parts.


EMPI Rear Drum Brake Kits are assembled with new components.


All kits Include:
Brake Drums
Wheel Cylinders
Brake Shoe Set
Brake Hoses
Brake Hardware Kit
Brake Shoe Adjusting Hardware
Axle Nuts and Cotter Pins

Type 1 and Ghia 58-64: 22-5000-0
Type 1 and Ghia 65-66: 22-5001-0
Type 1 and Ghia 1967: 22-5002-0
Type 1 68-79: 22-5003-0
Super Beetle 71-79: 22-5003-0


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EMPI Front Drum Brake Kits

EMPI Front Drum Brake Kits are Packaged with All of the Components Needed to Service Your VW in One Complete Kit. Assembled in EMPI’s SoCal Warehouse with the High-Quality Components You’ve Come to Expect from the World’s Largest Supplier of Volkswagen Parts.


EMPI Front Drum Brake Kits are assembled with new components.

All Kits Include:
Brake Drums
Wheel Cylinders
Brake Shoe Set
Brake Hoses
Inner & Outer Wheel Bearings and Seals
Thrust Washers
Spindle Clamp Nuts
Dust Caps
Brake Hardware Kit
Brake Shoe Adjusting Hardware

Type 1 and Ghia 58-64:
22-4000-0
Type 1 and Ghia 1965: 22-4001-0
Type 1 and Ghia 1966: 22-4002-0
Type 1 1967: 22-4003-0
Type 1 1968: 22-4004-0
Type 1 69-77: 22-4005-0
Super Beetle 71-77: 22-4006-0

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EMPI Long Block Engines

EMPI Long Block Engines are hand assembled in Southern California with ALL NEW ALL EMPI matched and approved components by VW racing legend Jack Sacchette. Available in three standard configurations for Type 1, 2 or 3 applications. No core required, no long lead times-get your Classic VW back on the road today!

Every EMPI Long Block comes with a 12 month or 12K mile warranty.

EMPI Long Blocks are assembled with name brand components from AA Performance Products, AutoLinea, Elring, EMPI, OSVAT, Mahle, Manton, Silverline and Schadek

1600cc Long Blocks include new AutoLinea aluminum cases and AutoLinea dual port cylinder heads with OE style OSVAT valves, seats and EMPI proprietary 3 angle valve job performed on a Rottler valve machine at EMPI in Anaheim, California.

1776cc and 1914cc Long Blocks include new AutoLinea-EMPI HD aluminum cases and EMPI High Performance cylinder heads with S/S valves, chromoly retainers and EMPI proprietary 3 angle valve job performed on a Rottler valve machine at EMPI in Anaheim, California.

All EMPI Long Blocks are palletized, shrink-wrapped, crated and ready to ship

*Special Freight policies apply. See your EMPI Sales Rep for details.
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BUGPACK Merged 1-3/4" Header (P/N B2-0111-S)

Precision designed and engineered in Anaheim, CA. The BUGPACK Street Header is constructed of 1 3/4 diameter Stainless Steel, is TIG welded and features 3/8” Thick Flanges. This header offers a variety of configurations via its modular design, allowing you to install the Header and choose your preferred arrangement with three different muffler options to optimize the set-up that’s perfect for your VW. The B2-0111-S Header is designed to fit the B2-5570-S, B2-5580-S & B2-5602-S BUGPACK Mufflers. The B2-0111-S fits the 13-1600cc Sedan, Bus or Karmann Ghia.
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BUGPACK Dual Quiet Muffler for Merged Header 
(PN: B2-5580-S)

The BUGPACK Dual Quiet Muffler is one of 3 options available to install with the Merged Header. Made from Stainless Steel with thick flanges for a solid seal and TIG Welded for a long life. The B2-5580-S Muffler is designed to fit the B2-0081-S & B2-0111-S Merged Headers.
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EMPI Beam in a Box

We assemble these beams in Anaheim, CA using all new components including our exclusive forged trailing arms and spindles, euro ball joints, torsion leaves, bearings, seals and top it off with fresh grease and zerk fittings with all fasteners torqued to factory specs. This beam is ready for your choice of shocks and steering gear. Give your car that like new feel with a brand new EMPI Beam In A Box today!
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7" Deluxe Stainless Steel Headlight Housing Only, Each
(PN: 00-9317-7)

The EMPI deluxe 7” headlight housing features an upgraded stainless steel shell and ring. A robust mounting socket with upgraded rivets and mounting hardware to stand up to salt, sand, snow, water, mud, dust and dirt will keep your lights shining bright on-road and off-road. Uses standard 7", 6 or 12-Volt sealed beam. (Lights not included) 3-Wire pigtail with bullet connectors installed included. Hi / Low Beam. Wires: Green = Low Beam, Red = High Beam, Black = Ground.
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EMPI Scalloped Brake Rotors

EMPI is proud to introduce our new line up of Scalloped Brake Rotors. They feature a cross drilled and slotted design along with zinc plating to resist corrosion. Double drilled for the Porsche 5x130mm pattern or Chevy 5x4.75”.
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Super Beetle Disc Brake Conversion Kit

EMPI is proud to introduce our new and exclusive Super Beetle Disc Brake Conversion Kit engineered in partnership with Wilwood for maximum stopping power and easy bolt on installation. This kit features Wilwood calipers and brake pads. Comes in Red (P/N: 22-6149-R), Black (P/N: 22-6149-B) or Silver (22-6149-0).

Complete Kit Includes:

High Performance Wilwood Calipers

High Performance Wilwood Brake Pads

Mounting Brackets

SKF Bearings

Caliper Bolts

Double-Drilled 5x130 with 14x1.5mm threads/5x4.75” with 12mm threads

Brake Lines & Dust Caps
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BUGPACK Stainless Steel Comp Exhaust, 1 5/8” with Straight Stinger 
(PN: B2-0461-0)

Built to take the punishment of off-road competition and beat the elements with all Stainless Steel construction. Features a merged, spring-attached collector, thick stainless steel flanges and is available in either 1 1/2” or 1 5/8” Stainless Steel tubing. All systems eliminate heater boxes. Fits 1300-1600cc Type 1 66-73 based engines.
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BUGPACK Stainless Steel Comp Exhaust, 1 5/8” with 
U-bend Stinger 
(PN: B2-0461-2)

Built to take the punishment of off-road competition and beat the elements with all Stainless Steel construction. Features a merged, spring-attached collector, thick stainless steel flanges and is available in either 1 1/2” or 1 5/8” Stainless Steel tubing. All systems eliminate heater boxes. Fits 1300-1600cc Type 1 66-73 based engines.
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BUGPACK Stainless Steel Comp Exhaust, 1 1/2” with Straight Stinger 
(PN: B2-0501-0)

Built to take the punishment of off-road competition and beat the elements with all Stainless Steel construction. Features a merged, spring-attached collector, thick stainless steel flanges and is available in either 1 1/2” or 1 5/8” Stainless Steel tubing. All systems eliminate heater boxes. Fits 1300-1600cc Type 1 66-73 based engines.
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BUGPACK Stainless Steel Comp Exhaust, 1 1/2” with U-bend Stinger 
(PN: B2-0501-2)

Built to take the punishment of off-road competition and beat the elements with all Stainless Steel construction. Features a merged, spring-attached collector, thick stainless steel flanges and is available in either 1 1/2” or 1 5/8” Stainless Steel tubing. All systems eliminate heater boxes. Fits 1300-1600cc Type 1 66-73 based engines.

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EMPI Wiring Harnesses

All New Wiring Harnesses for Air Cooled Volkswagens

EMPI has taken the grief out of re-wiring your next project! Our Engineering Team has created an all new, high quality reproduction of the factory german wiring harness with correct color coding- ready to install right out of the box!

Every EMPI wiring harness includes:

Comprehensive, easy to follow installation instructions.

Correct gauge and wire color with coded stripes for trouble-free matching to the factory wiring diagram

Branch wires are packaged individually and numbered for ease of identification and installation.

Factory style connectors.

Initial applications include the 1958 through 1971 model year Beetles and Super Beetles with additional year and model coverage coming soon!

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EMPI Summer Gift Bundle

The EMPI Summer Gift Bundle includes:

(1) Igloo 4-quart cooler with a Bus motif, with room for 6 of your favorite canned beverages

(1) EMPI Racing Team T-shirt in your choice of S, M, L, XL or XXL

(1) EMPI koozie to keep your favorite beverage cool

(1) EMPI sticker sheet to customize your cooler, toolbox or garage fridge

All of this fun in one handy bundle-order yours today and be ready for 2023 VW Summer Show Season!

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EMPI Forged K/L Drop Spindle Set for Drums Type 1 Bug 1949 Thru 1965
(PN 22-3855-0)

All New and exclusively from EMPI

All New Forged 2.5” Drop Spindles fits cars with drum brakes, offset is 14mm.

These all-new spindles are forged just like the original equipment. Stronger and dimensionally accurate, they will improve handling, plus no more alignment issues.
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BUGPACK Merged 1-5/8" Header
PN: B2-0081-S

Precision designed and engineered in Anaheim, CA. The BUGPACK Street Header is constructed of 1 5/8 diameter Stainless Steel, is TIG welded and features 3/8” Thick Flanges. This header offers a variety of configurations via its modular design, allowing you to install the Header and choose your preferred arrangement with three different muffler options to optimize the set-up that’s perfect for your VW. The B2-0081-S Header is designed to fit the B2-5570-S, B2-5580-S & B2-5602-S BUGPACK Mufflers. The B20081-S fits the 13-1600cc Sedan, Bus or Karmann Ghia.
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EMPI Foam Steering Wheel 14.5"
PN: 79-4114-0

14.5 inch 3 spoke steering wheel with chrome hub and drilled spokes, 4” dish from steering column mounting point

This three spoke wheel looks clean and sharp and its smaller diameter will save space while providing great grip

Its poly-foam covered rim is firm and comfortable in your street car, buggy or sand rail

Standard 3 bolt mounting pattern for use with Steering Wheel Adapters, Quick Disconnects (P/N 3172 & P/N 16-9567) or Steering Shafts (P/N 3177 & P/N 17-2579). Note: Adaptor and Horn Button not included
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EMPI Foam Steering Wheel 13.5" 
PN: 79-4120-0

13.5 inch 3 spoke steering wheel with chrome hub and drilled spokes, 3.5” dish from steering column mounting point

This three spoke wheel looks clean and sharp and its smaller diameter will save space while providing great grip

Its poly-foam covered rim is firm and comfortable in your street car, buggy or sand rail

Standard 3 bolt mounting pattern for use with Steering Wheel Adapters, Quick Disconnects (P/N 3172 & P/N 16-9567) or Steering Shafts (P/N 3177 & P/N 17-2579). Note: Adaptor and Horn Button not included
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BUGPACK Hide-Away Muffler
PN: B2-5560-S

The BUGPACK “Hide-Out” Muffler is one of four options available to install with the Street Header. Made from Stainless Steel with thick flanges for a solid seal and TIG Welded for a long life. The B2-5560-S Muffler is designed to fit the B2-0311-S Street Header.
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BUGPACK Hide-Away Muffler for Merged Header
PN: B2-5570-S

The BUGPACK “Hide-Away” Muffler is one of 3 options available to install with the Merged Header. Made from Stainless Steel with thick flanges for a solid seal and TIG Welded for a long life. The B2-5570-S Muffler is designed to fit the B2-0081-S & B2-0111-S Merged Headers.
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Smiths Gauges

From the originators of the Speedometer in 1900 and the current OE supplier to Aston Martin, Jaguar, Land Rover and many other iconic automotive brands comes a comprehensive line of Volkswagen instruments for your Type 1 or Type 2. Still manufactured in the UK- Speedometers available in MPH or KPH configurations with easy “drive to set” programming and modern digital odometer. Also available-tachometers, oil and cylinder head temperature, fuel and oil pressure gauges and clocks. Choose from Black or Gray faces and black or chrome bezels. Drop in fit for ease of installation.


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EMPI Rear Brake Kit, 58-67

EMPI is proud to introduce our new and exclusive High Performance rear disc brake kit with parking brake, engineered in partnership with Wilwood for maximum performance and easy bolt on installation, featuring Wilwood calipers and brake pads-no modifications required to fit this kit. Comes in Red (P/N: 22-6154-R) or Black (P/N: 22-6154-B)

Complete Kit Includes:

High Performance Wilwood Calipers

High Performance Wilwood Brake Pads

Double-Drilled 5x130 with 14x1.5mm threads/5x4.75” with 12mm threads

DOT Approved Stainless Steel Brake Lines

E-Brake Cables
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EMPI Rear Brake Kit, 73+

EMPI is proud to introduce our new and exclusive High Performance rear disc brake kit with parking brake, engineered in partnership with Wilwood for maximum performance and easy bolt on installation, featuring Wilwood calipers and brake pads-no modifications required to fit this kit. Comes in Red (P/N: 22-6155-R) or Black (P/N: 22-6155-B)

Complete Kit Includes:

High Performance Wilwood Calipers

High Performance Wilwood Brake Pads

Double-Drilled 5x130 with 14x1.5mm threads/5x4.75” with 12mm threads

DOT Approved Stainless Steel Brake Lines

E-Brake Cables
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Porsche 356 Spindle
P/N: 22-3025-0 (Right)
P/N: 22-3024-0 (Left)

EMPI’s Exclusive Treuhaft Porsche 356 Spindle assembly is produced with 100% new forgings based on CAD modeling from original Porsche samples. Long since discontinued by Porsche these pre-loaded spindle and support bow assemblies are precision assembled on our own CNC jigs to exacting tolerances. They will bring the suspension and steering feel of any 356 back to like new condition. Exclusive to EMPI dealers worldwide.

Left & Right Spindle Sold Separately
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BUGPACK Mondo Muffler for Merged Header
P/N: B2-5602-S

The BUGPACK Merged “Mondo” Muffler is one of 3 options available to install with the Merged Header. Made from Stainless Steel with thick flanges for a solid seal and TIG Welded for a long life. The B2-5602-S Muffler is designed to fit the B2-0081-S & B2-0111-S Merged Headers.
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BUGPACK Mondo Muffler
P/N: B2-5601-S

The BUGPACK “Mondo” Muffler is one of four options available to install with the Street Header. Made from Stainless Steel with thick flanges for a solid seal and TIG Welded for a long life. The B2-5601-S Muffler is designed to fit the B2-0311-S Street Header.
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EMPI Forged B/J Drop Spindle Set for 2 Piston Caliper Type 1 Beetle 1966 Thru 1977
P/N: 22-3955-0

All New and exclusively from EMPI!

Zero Offset Forged Spindles restore correct steering geometry and front track width.

These all-new spindles are forged just like the original equipment. Stronger and dimensionally accurate, they will improve handling, plus no more alignment issues.

Fit disc brake applications only.
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EMPI Forged B/J Drop Spindle Set for Drums Type 1 Beetle 1966 Thru 1977
P/N: 22-3975-0

All New and exclusively from EMPI

Zero Offset Forged Spindles restore correct steering geometry and front track width

These all-new spindles are forged just like the original equipment. Stronger and dimensionally accurate, they will improve handling, plus no more alignment issues.

Fit drum brake applications only
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EMPI 4 Piston Caliper Brake Kit

The wait is over! EMPI is proud to introduce our new 4 Piston Front brake kit featuring Wilwood Calipers and Zero Offset Forged 2 1/2" drop spindles. Fits 1966 or later B/J Cars. Comes in Red (P/N: 22-6160-R), Black (P/N: 22-6160-B) and Silver (P/N: 22-6160-0)!

Complete Kit Includes:

High Performance Wilwood 4 Piston Calipers

High Performance Wilwood Brake Pads

Forged Zero Offset Drop Spindles

Double-Drilled 5x130 with 14x1.5mm threads/5x4.75” with 12mm threads

DOT Approved Stainless Steel Brake Lines

SKF Bearings

Elring Seals

Dust Caps

Caliper Bolts
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HEI Ignition Kit 
P/N 00-9442-0

The EMPI HEI Ignition Kit improves performance and fuel economy in an easy to install and set-up package. This comprehensive kit was designed and engineered in Anaheim, CA and includes an all new HEI solid state billet distributor, 40,000-volt OE style coil that fits your stock clamp and high-quality 8.5mm plug wires. With simple hand tools you can modernize your ignition system for reliable starting and a more efficient spark. Everything you need is in the kit which includes a degreed billet distributor clamp, advance springs, bushings, spark plug terminal nuts, plug wire separators and O-rings for a clean installation since the EMPI kit doesn’t use any other modules or boxes to mount in your engine compartment!
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BUGPACK 1-3/8" Street Header
 P/N B2-0311-S

Precision Designed and made from TIG Welded Stainless Steel with 3/8” Thick Flanges. The BUGPACK Street Header offers a variety of configurations via its modular design, allowing you to install the Header and choose your preferred arrangement with 2 different muffler options to optimize the set-up that’s perfect for your VW. The B2-0311-S fits the 13-1600cc Sedan, Bus or Karmann Ghia.
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BUGPACK Dual Quiet Pack Muffler
 P/N B2-5440-S

The BUGPACK Dual Quiet Pack Muffler is one of four options available to install with the Street Header. Made from Stainless Steel with thick flanges for a solid seal and TIG Welded for a long life. The B2-5440-S Muffler is designed to fit the B2-0311-S Street Header.
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BUGPACK Single Quiet Pack Muffler
 P/N B2-5420-S

The BUGPACK Single Quiet Pack Muffler is one of four options available to install with the Street Header. Made from Stainless Steel with thick flanges for a solid seal and TIG Welded for a long life. The B2-5420-S Muffler is designed to fit the B2-0311-S Street Header.
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EMPI New Stainless Steel SIDEFLOW System (Type 1)
 P/N 00-3769-0

Constructed of Stainless Steel with 1 5/8” tubing and featuring a true 4 into 1 merged collector for maximum exhaust flow. This system is TIG welded for long lasting strength and good looks. This system includes a S/S V-band Muffler. Gaskets and hardware are in the box for an easy installation. This is a competition system and cannot be used with heater boxes.
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EMPI New Stainless Steel Exhaust System P/N 00-3761-0

EMPI is pleased to present this precision designed equal length runner exhaust system with 2 chrome baffled tips. Constructed of long-lasting 304 Stainless Steel and 1 3/8" tubing. The polished muffler body is finished with a matching EMPI badge in 304 Stainless Steel. This system delivers a more aggressive sound while the exhaust tips exit the stock apron cut-outs for a clean look and engineered for an easy bolt-on fit. This TIG welded exhaust has 3/8” thick flanges for a secure fit. This system comes with heat risers and allows proper clearance for fresh air hose routing. System Includes aluminum flex hose, riser gaskets and hardware. Visit www.empius.com for more details including sounds clips and dyno results.
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EMPI 2-Tip Stainless Steel Deluxe Exhaust P/N 00-3421-0

This Stainless Steel Exhaust is a perfect upgrade from your stock mild steel pea-shooter. Precision designed for a perfect fit and features 3/8” thick mounting flanges, standard on all of our new exhausts. Constructed of 1/16” thick 304 stainless steel and 1 3/8” tubing, this high-quality system is mandrel bent and TIG welded to ensure an exhaust that sounds great and is long lasting. This system features internally baffled exhaust tips for a deeper sound and the tips are designed to exit the apron cutouts for a clean look. This exhaust system includes heat risers and allows proper clearance for fresh air hose routing. The muffler body is finished with a 304 Stainless Steel EMPI badge. Includes aluminum flex hose, riser gaskets and hardware. Visit www.empius.com for more details including sounds clips and dyno results.
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EMPI GTV-2 L5 CNC Ported 40 x 35.5 Valves, 90.5 / 92mm Bore, Pair

New CNC port designs now available from EMPI. These new port designs include most of what DRD Racing Heads previously offered. These heads feature beefed-up Intake & Exhaust Ports for massive porting without the need for welding. Special aluminum alloy for atrength and durability...Plus they are repairable. Added material surrounding the combustion chamber for deep fly cutting. Exhaust air passages are clear for proper cooling. Comes with 12mm, 3/4" reach plug holes. These heads also feature competition dual valve springs, chromoly retainers, hardened keepers, bronze valve guides, stainless steel valves & custom fit gaskets included with each pair. Hi-Performance 3-angle valve job with stainless steel valves. Lash Caps P/N 4006 are required in all cylinder head applications that have stainless steel valves.
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EMPI Forged Trailing Arm Set with Ball Joints

The EMPI Ball Joint Trailing Arms are new, not rebuilt, and are forged just like the OEM models. Available as a set of 4 without Ball Joints or Complete with European Made Ball Joints installed. Complete with grub screws and caps.
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EMPI Aluminum
Transaxle Case

The EMPI Aluminum Transaxle Case is the perfect starting point when building a High Performance Transaxle. The Case features a high quality aluminum alloy with cast in gussets that provide more rigidity and strength. Used by many of the industries top transaxle builders
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JayCee BGD 
Billet Carburetors 

The BGD Series Carburetor starts life as a 16-pound solid block of 6061 T-6 aluminum that is then CNC machined in house at our Anaheim, CA World Headquarters. Hand assembled with custom made billet venturis, billet velocity stacks and billet jet deflectors utilizing black oxide hardware. Included in this is a profiled throttle shaft, sealed shaft bearing and our industry exclusive billet booster that is dyno proven to increase horsepower and torque. The BGD Carburetor has the same outer dimensions and bolt pattern as the standard IDA or EPC Carbs that help to conceal the oversized float bowl. Months of Flow Bench and Dyno Testing have made these Carburetors perform as well as they look. Available in 3 sizes: 48mm, 52mm, & 58mm. Carburetors are sold each. Made in USA
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Available in different sizes

BILLET VELOCITY STACKS

CUSTOM BILLET VENTURIS

BILLET JET DEFLECTORS

BLACK OXIDE HARDWARE

PROFILED THROTTLE SHAFT

BILLET BOOSTER

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1960 EMPI VW Delivery Van Deluxe Model 1:24 Scale

Brand new 1/24 scale diecast car model of 1960 Volkswagen Delivery Van Deluxe Model. Limited Edition to 7000 pieces Worldwide die cast car model by M2 Machines. Real rubber tires. Steerable wheels. Made of diecast with some plastic parts. Detailed interior, exterior, engine compartment. Opening cargo doors . Dimensions approximately L-7, W-2.5, H-3 inches.

Limited quantity available
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1959 VW Double Cab Truck
1:64 Diecast

1/64 scale diecast model of 1959 VW Double Cab Truck, by M2 Machines. Real rubber tires. Detailed interior, exterior. Officially licensed product. Die-cast metal body and chassis. Dimensions approximately L-2.75 inches long.
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