The 1.8-liter Volkswagen AGN 20v engine was produced by the concern from 1996 to 2000 and was installed on the fourth generation of the popular Golf model and analogues from Audi or Seat. This power unit in 2000 gave way to an updated motor with the APG index.
The EA113-1.8 series includes: AGN, APG.
|Power output, hp||125|
|Torque output, Nm||170|
|Cylinder block||cast iron R4|
|Block head||aluminum 20v|
|Cylinder bore, mm||81|
|Piston stroke, mm||86.4|
|Timing drive||chain & belt|
|Recommended engine oil||5W-30|
|Engine oil capacity, liter||4.5|
|Euro standards||EURO 2|
|Fuel consumption, L/100 km (for VW Golf 4 1999)
|Engine lifespan, km||~330 000|
The engine was installed on:
- Audi A3 1 (8L) in 1996 – 2000;
- Seat Leon 1 (1M) in 1999 – 2000;
- Seat Toledo 2 (1M) in 1998 – 2000;
- Skoda Octavia 1 (1U) in 1996 – 1999;
- Volkswagen Bora 1 (1J) in 1999 – 2000;
- Volkswagen Golf 4 (1J) in 1997 – 2000.
Disadvantages of the VW AGN engine
- This engine is famous for its reliability and worries owners relatively rarely.
- Often only the vacuum regulator of the intake manifold flaps fails.
- Dirty injectors or throttle causes floating engine speed.
- A lot of problems for the owners are thrown by the capricious ventilation system of the quarry.
- A rather modest resource here has a lambda probe, as well as a coolant temperature sensor and a mass air flow sensor.