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    1. Thread: ECU low on water

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      I would just run a bead of clear RTV around the...

      I would just run a bead of clear RTV around the cover, in the channel where is meets the housing. Make sure you also seal where the cover butts-up to the black plastic connectors.
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      I think the foam in the CC fender is closed-cell...

      I think the foam in the CC fender is closed-cell Styrofoam, which does not absorb water. The foam on the Jetta fender looks like open-cell foam rubber, which does absorb water.
      You can remove the...
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      The app name is CARISTA

      The app name is CARISTA
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      The TSI has a vacuum pump for the power brake...

      The TSI has a vacuum pump for the power brake booster : no connection to intake manifold.
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      I recently installed the Bridgestone RE970AS...

      I recently installed the Bridgestone RE970AS (High Performance All Season), over the RE970S, because of the somewhat longer rated treadlife rating. Good enough for the wifes CC. I had Michelin Super...
    6. Thread: ECU low on water

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      There have been a few cases in the past of water...

      There have been a few cases in the past of water getting into tuned ECUs, because the cover was not resealed properly. This is especially a problem on early CCs, because the ECU is mounted...
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      You might have a ruptured diaphragm in the PCV...

      You might have a ruptured diaphragm in the PCV unit.

      Try this temporary diagnostic : Disconnect the black ribbed "front" PCV hose (with the foam insulation sleeve) from the intake manifold...
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      There are also aluminum and stamped steel...

      There are also aluminum and stamped steel versions of this control arm.

      Early CCs came with the aluminum one, later CCs came with the steel arm (to save costs).
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      The valve cover is also serves as the top halves...

      The valve cover is also serves as the top halves of the cam bearing journals. You do not have to remove the cams to remove and reseal the cover, but the torque specs and tightening order of the bolts...
    10. Thread: ECU low on water

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      You opened up the ECU by removing the metal...

      You opened up the ECU by removing the metal cover?

      Is your ECU tuned?
    11. Your dealer is handing you a bag of BS. I am...

      Your dealer is handing you a bag of BS. I am still on the original front and rear pads at 65000 miles.
    12. I have a brand-new never installed H&R front bar...

      I have a brand-new never installed H&R front bar for a FWD CC. It is the thicker of the two part numbers. I think it fits a 4-Motion (I think only the rear bar is different for a FWD versus...
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      :)
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      If you are not a regular user of your parking...

      If you are not a regular user of your parking brake, the pads can rattle. Cycle your parking brake a few times and the rattle will go away.
    15. :)

      :)
    16. Raxles does quality rebuilds , they only use OEM...

      Raxles does quality rebuilds , they only use OEM cores, they use synthetic grease. and high quality boots. I believe they offer a lifetime warrantee. I have used them in the past.
    17. Thread: Head Light

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      http://forums.vwvortex.com/showthread.php?7077051-...

      http://forums.vwvortex.com/showthread.php?7077051-FS-OEM-Bi-Xenon-AFS-Projector-Headlight-Parts-Kit-for-2009-2012-CC

      or buy this......:)
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      Your noise, over low speed bumps, is something...

      Your noise, over low speed bumps, is something else loose. Might be your calipers or pads : next time you hear the noise, drive over the same bumps while slightly applying the brakes : if the noise...
    19. Applying 12V from a battery won't hurt the motor,...

      Applying 12V from a battery won't hurt the motor, that's what the Elec Parking Brake Module does. I would recommend a 20Amp fuse in the line to protect you from a accidental short from burning the...
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      Why no CC at the New York Auto Show????????

      Lots of boring beetles and stripper Jettas and Golfs at the New York Auto show, but no CC on display : Good going VW marketing folks, people might see a CC and want to buy one....and then VW will...
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