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    1. Bump. I'm having similar issues. Rough idle...

      Bump.

      I'm having similar issues. Rough idle that smooths out if I shift into N and lower gas mileage.

      I was wondering if the dog bone mount could have anything to do with it.
    2. I just replaced the whole system on my 2.0 this...

      I just replaced the whole system on my 2.0 this summer using this write up. I was able to take out and reconnect the compressor without removing the front end. It took some shimmying and was...
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      BTT - does anyone know if this hose is integral...

      BTT - does anyone know if this hose is integral to the condenser?

      Thanks
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      AC Dryer line broke

      I was replacing the compressor, dryer and TXV per the DIY. The problem that I have is that while removing the top bolt on the dryer, it did not want to come off from the dryer. Then it did this......
    5. Perfect! Thanks!

      Perfect!

      Thanks!
    6. Doing my timing belt,and found this...what is happening

      So - I assume that this is some sort of coolant leak, given the color. Do i need to do anything more than the DIY covers? I am replacing the water pump too....

      The build up is fairly spongy........
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      Did you have to remove the entire front end to...

      Did you have to remove the entire front end to get to the compressor?
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      I have already had the system emptied (turns out...

      I have already had the system emptied (turns out that it was already empty though) and I intend to have new Freon professionally added. So those points are covered.

      Any tips on the others?
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      Replacing my AC compressor

      Hi All:

      I will be replacing my AC compressor on my 2.0 next week. I plan on following this DIY...
    10. Thanks for this write up! I am now fairly...

      Thanks for this write up! I am now fairly confident that I can do this on my day (or two) off from work. So, I have my parts on order and am getting ready to delve into this project on my 2.0.
      ...
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      A/C Service Valves Leaking

      Well, I finally had the dealer look into my non-functional AC. Their report is "Found system charge low. Performed leak check and found both service port check valves to be leaking. Charged system...
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      AC Diagnosis Help

      Hey All:

      My AC went out last fall. I attempted to recharge the freon, but it was full and wouldn't take any. I noticed that the aux. fan wasn't turning on, and had that replaced over the winter....
    13. My 05 Jetta had the AC go out at the end of last...

      My 05 Jetta had the AC go out at the end of last fall - at the same time i noticed that my main fan wasn't working. I had that replaced over the winter and hoped that it was the AC problem but 85...
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      Best all season tires for snow

      First, let me state that Yes, I know that dedicated snow tires are the best course. I have a pair on my Jetta. However, finances are such that I do not have that luxury on my 07 passat wagon.

      With...
    15. Thread: P0441

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      Thanks! Do you know if there is anyway to test...

      Thanks!

      Do you know if there is anyway to test if it is the Canister? That's a good chunk of change to throw out there if it isnt the cause....
    16. Thread: P0441

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      Thanks for the link BkPapi - this is what my...

      Thanks for the link BkPapi - this is what my mechanic had suggested, and is the part that I already replaced.

      FastD - I thought that the fuel cap would show as a different code. If not, I will...
    17. Thread: P0441

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      Thanks Does anyone have a photo or diagram of...

      Thanks

      Does anyone have a photo or diagram of what this should look like?

      "Make sure the quick release lines for the N80 valve and vacuum line to LDP are not crossed.
      This can also make the...
    18. Thread: P0441

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      P0441

      My 2.0t threw a MIL with code P0441 about 24 hours after having the timing and all replaced. I replaced the N80 valve last week, but this did not make the light turn off.

      I also have a hard time...
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      Well, AutoZone wasn't ab;t to pull the code.:(...

      Well, AutoZone wasn't ab;t to pull the code.:( apparantly, they can't pull airbag fault codes. Any ideas of what I should look for in the meantime? I would hate to take it to the dealer to pay $300...
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      Aha - so the airbag fault light throws a code,...

      Aha - so the airbag fault light throws a code, even if the MIL is off? I did not know that. i will have to get the code pulled!

      thanks!
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