Username or Email Address
Do you already have an account?
Forgot your password?
  • Log in or Sign up

    VWVortex


    Search:

    Type: Posts; User: RedFuFuG60

    Page 1 of 13 1 2 3 4

    Search: Search took 0.87 seconds.

    1. Replies
      5,153
      Views
      181,690

      c-l-e-a-n. ;)

      c-l-e-a-n. ;)
    2. Replies
      5,153
      Views
      181,690

      I has a Corrado :P ...

      I has a Corrado :P

      https://scontent.fsnc1-1.fna.fbcdn.net/hphotos-xft1/v/t1.0-9/1929075_64606337185_5349803_n.jpg?oh=c3b69b2b562d866bfa1baf64f25b62b5&oe=56419829

      Judging by the activity, not...
    3. Trying to locate my old Red VR6 4dr Golf

      Hi folks,

      Probably a long shot but I can't kick the curiosity... I sold my MKIII Golf a couple years ago and bought a GTI to replace it. The guy who bought it from me turned around and sold it...
    4. Replies
      32
      Views
      4,297

      Update: I'm getting lots of interest via PM...

      Update:

      I'm getting lots of interest via PM now that this thread's resurrected :facepalm:

      Unfortunately I still have no idea where most of the parts are but I think I'm going to do an MKII...
    5. Replies
      32
      Views
      4,297

      Folks this thread is from 2011, I've moved 500...

      Folks this thread is from 2011, I've moved 500 miles away since then and though I didn't sell all the parts I currently have no idea where the rest of them are, I'll try to find some of it based on...
    6. Replies
      18
      Views
      1,892

      bought mine on ebay, just searched "mercedes...

      bought mine on ebay, just searched "mercedes auxiliary pump"
      here's the mercedes part # 2118350028
    7. Replies
      4
      Views
      437

      ran it a handfull of times, didn't warm up all...

      ran it a handfull of times, didn't warm up all the way every time... Patience is key I suppose in situations like this... Unfortunately there was no way to drive it the first time it fired up since...
    8. Replies
      4
      Views
      437

      No bent valves, cam was only 1 tooth off. Not...

      No bent valves, cam was only 1 tooth off.

      Not sure if a leak down test is going to tell me anything meaningful, the rings & engine are all new, never broken in so they can't possibly have a good...
    9. Replies
      4
      Views
      437

      Need a VR bottom end champ to chime in

      Hello,

      I'm encountering some strange symptoms with my new build.

      I did a full build on this thing and replaced rods/pistons etc. The block was bored out by a machine shop, I tested it for...
    10. PMed & Emailed :thumbup:

      PMed & Emailed :thumbup:
    11. Replies
      48
      Views
      1,774

      swapped that too

      swapped that too
    12. Replies
      48
      Views
      1,774

      no wire tuck, all wiring in stock location except...

      no wire tuck, all wiring in stock location except where the ECU harness crosses the firewall, instead of outside I put it in the rain tray. Didn't check #5 specifically but I did check all plugs and...
    13. Replies
      48
      Views
      1,774

      Wiring/plugs/grounds etc is all checked out, the...

      Wiring/plugs/grounds etc is all checked out, the only thing I can think of is me making a mistake when I wired up the harness to the fusebox but I doubt the engine would run if a plug was forgotten...
    14. Replies
      48
      Views
      1,774

      already did that, that's how I got it running in...

      already did that, that's how I got it running in the first place...

      starting to think about timing being a possible issue, going to pull the valve cover off & make sure cams haven't jumped a...
    15. Calling out a kindhearted OBD1 Coilpack VR6 owner (free beer)

      Hello fellow bay area vortexers,

      I'm in a bit of a pickle with my GTI, it's a 95 12v OBD1 Coilpack 3.0 VR6, I've been working on this car for two years, rebuilt it from the ground up, I have a new...
    16. Replies
      48
      Views
      1,774

      coilpack

      coilpack
    17. Replies
      48
      Views
      1,774

      swapped ISV swapped ECU swapped MAF swapped...

      swapped ISV
      swapped ECU
      swapped MAF
      swapped spark plugs
      Checked ECU plug
      filled 5 more gallons of fresh gas

      still runs weird, misfire or 5 cylinders and takes a lot of cranking to get it...
    18. Replies
      48
      Views
      1,774

      I did that last night; 00533; Possible Causes...

      I did that last night;

      00533;
      Possible Causes
      Air Leak between Mass Air Flow (MAF) Sensor and Engine
      Injector(s) faulty
      Fuel Pressure Regulator faulty
      Throttle Body faulty
      Intake Air Filter...
    19. Replies
      48
      Views
      1,774

      I'm back - figures :mad: Car starts right up...

      I'm back - figures :mad:

      Car starts right up now, idles nice then once it's warmed up it starts misfiring;

      6 Faults Found:
      01259 - Fuel Pump Relay (J17) 31-10 - Open or Short to...
    20. Replies
      48
      Views
      1,774

      OEM - Bosch

      OEM - Bosch
    Results 1 to 20 of 250
    Page 1 of 13 1 2 3 4