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      Injectors won't get operating pressure until the...

      Injectors won't get operating pressure until the airflow plate is lifted....you can pull an injector/injectors and put it in a clear beer bottle/bottles, glass jar, etc., jump out the f-pump relay,...
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      Verify the freq valve is buzzing/chattering while...

      Verify the freq valve is buzzing/chattering while running...if not pull and test the Fuel Injection Power Supply/Lambda Relay - 171906381 as it controls the freq valve and gives power to the computer...
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      See if your frequency valve (backside of airbox)...

      See if your frequency valve (backside of airbox) is buzzing/chattering whiles she's doing the sputtering thing. Has anyone recently tweeked the fuel mixture while doing a tune up ???
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      Use a line wrench or vise-grips.

      Use a line wrench or vise-grips.
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      Yes: "MKI" Rabbit, Jetta, Scirocco and...

      Yes: "MKI" Rabbit, Jetta, Scirocco and Cabriolet...all physically the same.
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      Also the cap/distributor has a notch that has to...

      Also the cap/distributor has a notch that has to fit together correctly....turn it 180 degrees and see if it fits any better ?
    7. No, I have a faint rear wheel flare rub but...

      No, I have a faint rear wheel flare rub but nothing to really worry about right now.
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      That's why its good to do a fuel pressure...

      That's why its good to do a fuel pressure check....to see what you have and where. Cold start valve (5th injector) is on its own port not cotrolled by the fuel distributor plunger....if you have fuel...
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      Grab another set of spindles.....then you can do...

      Grab another set of spindles.....then you can do "winter struts/setup" and "Summer struts/setup" ? All you have to do is unbolt and bolt up, align and your done.
    10. Yeah, turned out pretty good too (might take the...

      Yeah, turned out pretty good too (might take the front down a lil more yet).... Before...http://i771.photobucket.com/albums/xx356/beetle-freak/FacebookHomescreenImage-2298.jpg and after (crappy pic...
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      Nice ! I've been entertaining the thought of...

      Nice ! I've been entertaining the thought of getting a new compressor (the large line has been loose enough to wiggle at the compressor ever since I've had her so I figure the compressor is shot) and...
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      :thumbup: With that being said...any chance...

      :thumbup:

      With that being said...any chance you know how much oil one of these compressors hold and which type ?
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      If something was "rubbing" then eiher the clips...

      If something was "rubbing" then eiher the clips could be rubbing the stub or the hub wasn't pressed all the way back in....I always keep a caliper carrier handy when I press mine in then snug a rotor...
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      The axle nut/nuts HAS to be torqued to 160-165ft...

      The axle nut/nuts HAS to be torqued to 160-165ft lbs ! I've never had any trouble with GAP bearings other than the kits I just put in a while back that had the ears on the new clips too big and...
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      :thumbup:

      :thumbup:
    16. Seats look pretty nice ! I found a decent set out...

      Seats look pretty nice ! I found a decent set out of a 97' Vr GTI but haven't tried them yet.
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      The holes in my lower 4 point bar for the lower...

      The holes in my lower 4 point bar for the lower control arm pivot/front bolt measures 15mm (5/8" is just a hair bigger). Not sure about the bolt itself but I'm thinking 14mm ?
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      No, that's a test port where you can...

      No, that's a test port where you can electronically measure the duty cycle of the fuel injection (frequency valve)
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      When you turn the key on the fuel pumps only run...

      When you turn the key on the fuel pumps only run for roughly 8 seconds if ignition hasn't been recognized...with that being said, either get somebody to turn your key (on and off...not started) while...
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      The gold ones are hot !!!

      The gold ones are hot !!!
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