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      Yep, I replaced the upper rail on mine but 2...

      Yep, I replaced the upper rail on mine but 2 weeks later I did the whole thing. I needed to drive the car to work before I had the money. Also on my car the chain had also eaten through the lower...
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      Sorry to be the bearer of bad news. I was able to...

      Sorry to be the bearer of bad news. I was able to jb weld my cover when I replaced my chains, hasn't leaked. I didn't really hear the noise from mine unless I was next to a wall, I guess the noise...
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      Made it there but didn't make it home, I think I...

      Made it there but didn't make it home, I think I may have pushed it a bit too hard. It still was a good day....
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      Yeah, there was a $4 event parking fee. It's all...

      Yeah, there was a $4 event parking fee. It's all good I'm just lucky I had that in my pocket and didn't have to turn around to go to the atm.

      So..... it's the night before Bug-o-Rama and we are...
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      Here's a photo of what my timing chain did to the...

      Here's a photo of what my timing chain did to the cover.
      http://i187.photobucket.com/albums/x74/zek-dee-wagen/photobucket-8845-1345334036315.jpg
      Remove the coil pack and stick your fingers in...
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      I'll take those jetta monster mats, if they are...

      I'll take those jetta monster mats, if they are still available.
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      When my VR6 had a leak from the same area. The...

      When my VR6 had a leak from the same area. The upper timing chain had eaten a hole in the upper timing cover. How many miles? When were the chains done? I suggest you clean and start investigating.
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      Well I didn't take the full drive only half way....

      Well I didn't take the full drive only half way. The car ran great but I did have a small problem with my carb linkage. The driver side small linkage popped off, twice. Popped it back on and was good...
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      Update time. I could never actually get my bellow...

      Update time. I could never actually get my bellow to fit correctly. Thinking I might have a problem with my engine mounts because it fit better when I put a jack under the engine. I purchased front...
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      Got the seat mounted yesterday.I'm really happy...

      Got the seat mounted yesterday.I'm really happy with the way my brackets are mounted to the chassis. But not with how the sliders are mounted to the seat, I want to redo them. The seats are falling...
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      Got some work done on the squareback yesterday. I...

      Got some work done on the squareback yesterday. I didn't get all the things I hoped to get done. Started with gear oil change which went pretty quickly....
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      Thanks buggyman for the step by step. I'll be...

      Thanks buggyman for the step by step. I'll be doing this to my carbs, I know they come out so I'm worried. I woke up this morning with the intention of getting some work done on the squareback....
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      On a vr6 the water pump isn't driven by the...

      On a vr6 the water pump isn't driven by the timing chains. The chains are on the back side of the engine and the water pump is on the other side. Since the leak is near the front of the engine I...
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      The cap on my car blew off once. I bought a new...

      The cap on my car blew off once. I bought a new one thinking that was it. My thermostat was bad but that combined with the older brittle cap probably caused it to blow. My cap barely had any theads...
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      I am a fan

      I am a fan
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      Not much especially in Sacramento, I'm from...

      Not much especially in Sacramento, I'm from there. Anything that is C.A.R.B. approved and it must have a C.A.R.B. sticker on it. Just intake and exhaust no adding turbo or supercharger if your car...
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      If I remember correctly the coupler had to be...

      If I remember correctly the coupler had to be separated from the box too along with the lines from the coupler. So I think those are the ones.
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      Yes, those are the refrigerant lines. This is...

      Yes, those are the refrigerant lines. This is where the split box comes in. If have a split box (step 15a) then you don't have to disconnect the ac lines. If you don't have a split box (step 15b)...
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      Welp, today is the 25th and I didn't make it to...

      Welp, today is the 25th and I didn't make it to Bugorama and I'm bit sad about it. Sadly much work hasn't happened to the Squareback the other VW's we own have been taking up all my time and money. I...
    20. Put in some work on my wife's 1.8t started late...

      Put in some work on my wife's 1.8t started late yesterday finished today. Timing belt (with tensioner and roller), water pump, serp belt with tensioner, coolant flush, thermostat with housing,...
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