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      I'd start by getting the stock head lights wired...

      I'd start by getting the stock head lights wired back in and leave the HID stuff where it is with the fused pulled and see what happens.

      CE2 brake lights don't freak or fail all that often, bulbs...
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      This isn't really a hard job. It is one you can't...

      This isn't really a hard job. It is one you can't force or rush.
      Disconnect cat from down pipe
      see if you can car the nuts off the 6 down flange and release the down pipe
      Pull the intake mani...
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      you only have only power running to the starter....

      you only have only power running to the starter. It has a contact ground to the block through the bolts.

      Be sure your battery ground is goodnclean and goodnsolid. That weird bolt on the top of...
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      You are making this too hard..... For a most...

      You are making this too hard.....

      For a most mark II owners an exhaust leak is NOT a reason to junk the car....

      You have a downpipe / manifold leak that is keeping you form a sticker.
      ...
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      If the issue fuel siphoning through the transfer...

      If the issue fuel siphoning through the transfer pump and down the line to the external pump, either install a shut off valve or clamp the line before the external pump. Same is true same is true...
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      Have you checked the screen in the fuel dizzy? ...

      Have you checked the screen in the fuel dizzy? Had one of those clog up once and it was a horror show to find. Given the description supplied, there are too many possibilities to list. I'd start...
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      Wolfies are the ones assembled in Germany; Vin...

      Wolfies are the ones assembled in Germany; Vin starts with WVW. Other than some very slight things, they are the same as the Mexi cars (3VW), and practically identical ti the US/Westmoreland cars...
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      Time to look at what you did and start tracing...

      Time to look at what you did and start tracing circuits.

      http://www.a2resource.com/
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      Let me guess.... your VIN starts with "1VW" and...

      Let me guess.... your VIN starts with "1VW" and all your brown ground wires are really dark, 7/8's of the way to black, right?

      (Will second the US VW thing) Good luck with it; they are their own...
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      Check your fuel pump relay. Use a fused jumper...

      Check your fuel pump relay. Use a fused jumper and jump the 2 big slots where the fuel pump relay goes. Then try and start the car. If it starts (pump primes) clean or replace the relay.

      If...
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      Yes, you car run a car with the ISV unplugged, it...

      Yes, you car run a car with the ISV unplugged, it only evens out the idle if all else is in order.

      Unplugging the ISV while the car is running can fry the ECU. It all depends on when you unplug it.
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      Won't do it ever time, but if you do it enough...

      Won't do it ever time, but if you do it enough and hit it just right (or wrong) spot in the cycle, you get to go find a new ECU.

      Funny thing is that the car runs, but it runs like 3 legged gerbil...
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      You can't do much with digi until you get the...

      You can't do much with digi until you get the resistance out of the grounds and eliminate ALL the vacuum leaks. Yes, it is a pita, but do it well once and your life will be much easier.



      This...
    14. It is not a question of if... it is a question of...

      It is not a question of if... it is a question of when.... my bet is when you already have too many things to catch up on and it is too-much-below-zero*F.

      It can be time consuming and is by far...
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      Having had the pleasure of having to rebuild all...

      Having had the pleasure of having to rebuild all the forward harnesses in my current daily...

      What I learned...

      Plan out how you want to run things, reroutes et al. Have a plan BEFORE you start...
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      Vapor barriers. There is a lot to be said for...

      Vapor barriers.

      There is a lot to be said for a Wally World $10 vinyl shower curtain ans a can of good, water proof, body trim adhesive.

      Pop the plastic bits, remove the old barrier and clean...
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      QTF Most important thing I ever learned about...

      QTF

      Most important thing I ever learned about modding cars: "After you get it reliable and straitened out, put the money into the suspension first, because you can enjoy a good suspension at any...
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      Looks just like mine, I can't run it either for a...

      Looks just like mine, I can't run it either for a header of different manufacture.
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      Order it and see what happens..... IMC is not the...

      Order it and see what happens..... IMC is not the only source and they cold have re-listed it form the last time I went searching for it.
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      That looks like the kit IMC used to offer. Kit is...

      That looks like the kit IMC used to offer. Kit is no longer listed by IMC.

      Have you looked into doing a mark III / Mark II Hybrid AC? Other than some fitting adapters, the systems are fairly...
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