Replacement spring loaded billet rear main seals for both 2.0T TSI & FSI Models.

Do you own a 2.0T TSI powered VW, Audi or Porsche? Have you had pesky oil leaks for what seems to be an eternity?  Than we have some seriously good news for you. With this good news comes great information, this information will help you find the right parts to make your repairs with. iAbed Industries has been engineering custom performance parts, complete fails safe solutions and much more for the VW and Audi market for years. Issam Abed, an engineering genius and a celebrity in the VW/Audi performance community, Issam is the Founder and Engineer of iAbed Industries. The 2.0T was a great advancement of the FSI engine, but Issam looks at engines from an engineering standpoint and how to make something good, great. Issam is well known for his innovation and persistence to further advance the reliability and overall longevity of modern VW/Audi engines. Whether you are looking to fix a problem that is wide spread or enhance performance you can expect the same thought, design, engineering, fit, finish and overall end result to be just about the same with every part.

Our leading example is what this article is about; The 2.0T TSI Engine and their highly widespread prone to failure rear main seal. If you own one of the vehicles you may have been through this a time or two. If you haven’t, consider yourself lucky! The rear main seal does just as it says it does, It is the main lower oil seal at the back of the engine. This seal bolts to the rear cover and slides over the end of the crank to seal the engine from the transmission.

OEM Seal

iAbed Seal

The Process

2.0T TSI

2.0T TSI Installation Tool

2.0T FSI

Application List for 2.0T TSI


Beetle 2012-Present
CC 2009-2012
CC 2013-Current
GTI MK5 2008-2009
GTI MK6 2010-2014
GTI/Golf R MK7 2015-Present
Jetta MK5 2009-2010
Jetta MK6 2011-Present
Passat B6
Sportswagen 2009
Sportswagen 2010-2014
Tiguan 2009-2011
Tiguan 2012-Current


A3 8P 2009-2013
A4 B8 2008-2012
A5 B8 2008-2012
A4 B8.5 2013-Present (Incl. Valve Lift)
Q5 B8.5 2013-Present 2.0 Turbo (Incl Valve Lift)


Macan 2014+ 2.0T Base Model

Application List for 2.0T FSI


VW MK1 Golf 1.5 / 1.6 / 1.8 / 2.0
VW MK1 Cabriolet
VW Corrado G60
VW MK2 1.8 / 1.9 / 2.0
VW B3/B4 Passat 1.8 G60 / 2.0 16V / 1.9 TDI
VW MK3 Golf 1.8 / 1.9 / 2.0
VW MK4 Golf 2.0 / 1.9 TDI
VW MK4 Golf GTI 1.8T
VW MK5 GTi/Jetta/GLI
VW MK6 Golf R
VW B6 Passat


Audi 8P A3
Audi B7 A4
Audi MK2 TTS