"Basic Install Kit" for In-Line 4 Cylinder Vanagon Engine Conversion


In Stock

Call 207.833.0009 or email sales(at)foreignautosupply(dot)com to place your order.


**Sold as a KIT ONLY.  Individual components are NOT SOLD SEPARATELY**    




Why be stuck having to settle for antiquatedly designed Vanagon diesel components to install an in line conversion into a Vanagon?  

FASTT's Basic Engine Converion kit eliminates the need of using any hard to find original Vanagon diesel components.  All parts are produced stateside using only the finest materials and machining processes available by FAS, and incorporate our highly successful proprietary hydraulic engine mount bar system.  

"Value through calculated simplicity"


Based on a 2000+ VW 4 Cylinder Engines-  AEG, AVH, BEV 8 Valve Engine Codes, as well as TDI, & Pumpe Duse Diesels

1.8T Engines-  Intake manifold will need modification to fit under the deck lid


FAS Dip Stick Solution is available upon request (For Use with FAS Basic Install Kit & Billet Oil Pan)


We do not provide a complete item check list of other components needed or any technical support on  the "basic kits" outside of the very user friendly instructions/specs for the components for the basic kit we would be providing you in that kit. 


If using our basic kit, you will need to come up with all the additional solutions for the following:

-Full coolant system configuration

-Full exhaust system configuration

-Full electronics, harness,ecu, tuning etc.,correctly sized MAF housing,etc.,

-Full intake system configuration, including air box and intercooler systems, plumbing etc.,

-Electronic throttle pedal system

-Tach converter system as well as factory gauge interface

-Cruise control if you want it hooked up



Standard Transmission Kit Includes-

    Adaptor Pate (w/ hardware)

    Adaptor Plate Dust Shield (w/ hardware)

    Bell Housing Gasket 

    Diesel Style Input Shaft


    Oil Pan and Oil Pick Up Adaptor (w/ o-rings) 

    Hydraulic Engine Cradle and Mount Kit (powder coated)**

            Cradle Bar

            2 Engine Mounts

            2 Hydraulic Mounts

            2 Cradle Spacer Blocks

            Installation Hardware

            Needle Bearing





    Throttle Cable, Manual

    Throttle Cable, Automatic

    Throttle Cable, Diesel


Naturally Aspirated Gas, Standard/Syncro/Automatic (please specify when ordering)


Automatic Transmission Includes-

     Adaptor Plate (w/ hardware)

    Adaptor Plate Dust Shield (w/ Hardware)

    Flexplate (w/ hardware)

    Oil Pan & Pick Up Adaptor (w/ o-ring)


    Hydraulic Cradle and Mount Kit


Turbo Drain Kit Add-on:   $189