Image of DQ500 gearbox with Krabifab custom gearbox adapter
Unleash the Power: Everything you need for a DQ500 swap to VR6, R32, and R36 Engines

Welcome to Krabifab.ee –  your destination for transforming the driving dynamics of a wide range of vehicles with VR6, R32, and R36 engines. To fit a DQ500 box to a VR6 engine some custom and some new parts are needed to do the DQ500 swap properly. And we have everything you need for that. Our DQ500 gearbox adapters are meticulously engineered to integrate this high-performance gearbox into a variety of car models. Plus you can find that 10-bolt vr6 dq500 dual mass flywheel you need and we will soon offer plug’n’play wiring looms aswell as a full gearbox kit. Contact us for a quote on the wiring looms until then.

What is DQ500?


A VR6 enthusiast already knows, but if you didn’t know, the DQ500 is a 7-speed DSG transmission, well known for its robust wet clutch design and exceptional handling of power. Initially featured in select high-performance vehicles, this gearbox is now accessible for an extensive range of cars through our custom adapters.

Compatible Vehicles for DQ500 Gearbox Swap

Our adapters and supports enable the fitting of the DQ500 gearbox to various models, enhancing their performance significantly. These include:

  • 3.2 & 3.6L R6 EA390: Golf MK4 R32 (1J), Audi TT MK1 R32 (8N), Audi A3 R32 MK1 (8L)
  • 3.2 & 3.6L VR6 EA390: Golf MK5 (1K), Audi TT MK2 (8J), Audi A3 MK2 (8P)
  • 2.0 TFSI EA113: Golf MK5 (1K), Golf MK6 (5K), Audi TTS MK2 (8J), Audi A3 MK2 (8P)
  • 2.0 T(F)SI EA888 Gen1 + Gen2: Golf MK5 (1K), Golf MK6 (5K), Audi TTS MK2 (8J), Audi A3 MK2 (8P)
  • 2.0 T(F)SI EA888 Gen3: Golf MK7 (5G), Audi TT MK3 (FV/8S), Audi A3 MK3 (8V)

Image of parts needed for a dq500 swap to VR6 engine - Gearbox spacer, 10-bolt flywheel, driveshafts, custom transfer case mount, custom shifter kit plus wiring looms

Your One-Stop Shop for DQ500 Swaps

At Krabifab.ee, we offer everything you need for a successful DQ500 gearbox swap. Whether you’re upgrading a classic R32 or a modern T(F)SI engine, our products provide the solution.

Experience the Krabifab.ee Difference:

  • Power and Reliability: Adapt the DQ500 gearbox to handle power upwards of 1000+ hp.
  • Precision Engineering: Rigorous quality checks ensure flawless performance and durability.
  • Expert Support: Our team guides you through every step of your DQ500 swap journey.
  • Global Shipping: Delivering our top-tier products worldwide.

Upgrade your VR6 powered vehicle with our DQ500 gearbox adapters to do a dq500 swap easily.  Browse our category at Krabifab.ee and unlock the true potential of your VR6, R32, or R36 engine today!