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      I found somebody to buy my W8

      It was rather bitter sweet, but I finally sold my W8. I still have it until Tuesday of next week, so I'll enjoy it until then. Thank you forum members for being so helpful. I would love to be back...
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      I wouldn't wish this car on anybody. I always...

      I wouldn't wish this car on anybody. I always had that thought in the back of my head, you know...the one that says "don't worry about the car. It'll be fine. You won't have any major fixes...." ...
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      The indy was able to re-pin a computer for me. ...

      The indy was able to re-pin a computer for me. Cost: 200 bucks. New would have been around 900-1000. Now he tells me that my check engine light is on again. I don't even care anymore. It's for...
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      200 seems pretty reasonable. I'll have them...

      200 seems pretty reasonable. I'll have them throw this one in and see how it goes. I'm still selling the car afterward, regardless. Unfortunate but I need something I can throw the kids in and...
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      The mechanic is 99% sure it's the computer. He...

      The mechanic is 99% sure it's the computer. He tracked down a used one for 200....I think I need to have him swap it and run the new software on it. Thoughts and opinions.
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      I love these threads. On a side note "I'm not...

      I love these threads. On a side note "I'm not afraid of flying. It's the flying and then all of a sudden not flying that I don't like,"
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      I'm not having him fix anything. At this point,...

      I'm not having him fix anything. At this point, the car can become some other person's problem. I have it listed in several areas for well below what the car is worth - repairs. I'll get somebody...
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      The car is completely bone stock.

      The car is completely bone stock.
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      Indy called today...he is completely baffled at...

      Indy called today...he is completely baffled at what he thinks the problem is. As far as he can tell, the computer is fried. He said that he has NEVER seen this problem before and he wanted to make...
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      So the indy got back in touch with me this...

      So the indy got back in touch with me this afternoon. He informed my that his primary survey of the car shows that the OBD II port is not working the way it should. He mentioned that it could be a...
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      Thanks for the great links. Those are awesome. ...

      Thanks for the great links. Those are awesome. :)
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      I think my fuel pump is dead

      Pretty sure my fuel pump is toast. After driving 2 miles to the store, I get back in to my car after 20 mins of it sitting in the parking lot. I didn't hear the fuel pump turn on when I opened the...
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      I would agree with the shop. That "ufo" sound I...

      I would agree with the shop. That "ufo" sound I was telling you about, mine only kicks on now (now that it's fixed) when I turn my ac on. Then again, I have a completely different sense of what to...
    14. Thread: I heart my B5

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      Yup.:laugh:

      Yup.:laugh:
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      It's 21k out the door, with tax title and "fees"....

      It's 21k out the door, with tax title and "fees". I would put 10k down and finance the rest. I do have secured financing, so no worries there. I also looked at the KBB and edmunds price on the...
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      The sales manager finally came back with a number...

      The sales manager finally came back with a number at 19,250. Though it's better than before, I don't know if I really want the car for that much after driving it for 3 days.
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      Update: they would let the GTI "slide" for a cool...

      Update: they would let the GTI "slide" for a cool 19,250. Meh. After driving it for a few days, I still like it, but I don't love it the way I've loved my car:laugh:

      Looks like I'll run a couple...
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      They want to give me 2k for my car. I told them...

      They want to give me 2k for my car. I told them that it wouldn't happen. I needed a MINIMUM of 4.5k.
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      Also, thanks for all of the rapid response. This...

      Also, thanks for all of the rapid response. This deal may be happening some time in the next 2 days, so I'm much appreciative of the good info.
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      I was under the same impression. The sales...

      I was under the same impression. The sales manager sited that he would have to put tires on my car and it had at least 2/32 tread MORE than his GTI. I pointed this out to them...so he can either...
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