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    1. new bosch

      $36 each.

      rule of thumb; 7-8.5 comp ratio 87 octane.

      9-9.5 ratio 89 octane

      10 and above 91 octane.

      With the piezo sensors you can skew this, but your 16V is 10:1 and with lower than...
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      check tank

      You also might want to open up the inspection plate in the tank and PULL the 'gasoline filter' in the little castle at the tank low spot. Methinks diesel is thin enough to make this filter...
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      ditto

      In addition to the above, which is also excellent advice, You can make your own with 250 psi fuel injection line and proper clamps, utilizing the embeded fitting and ferrules.
    4. Ethanol is the Debil...

      Going along with what I said before.

      Fuel injectors are ferrous metals as is about half of the FI system..

      Because ethanol (10% by volume) is Hydrophilic...loves and absorbs water this may be...
    5. clean the mini filters

      Remove the banjo fittings on top of the dizzy....remove and clean the mini filters under each of the Banjos. they can be removed with gentility and a sheet rock screw...don't poke a hole in...
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      hello WILL!!

      Veetarded...do you know someone.....this is going on forever!

      cheers!:wave:
    7. replace

      Thanks rusty, that is gratifying. My advice at this point is replace all and the o-rings. I get my FI's from autohausAZ....not too bad $$$.
      Take the old ones and put in glass jar with laquer thinner...
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      Browser weirdness

      Sometimes my browser shows alll the replys and sometimes not.

      Pardon me if I'm just a little paranoid still with what happened to Russ. He has posted pix of all the damage after his original...
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      Tighten rack!

      Hey Wolfie! (as in the the boy who cried!)

      There is a rack backlash adjuster on the rack. It's difficult to get to, but no removal ofanything is required. REMOVE the back lash, tighten lock bolt....
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      Rumor

      There's a rumor that 'it's 114 in AZ, because I turned my headlights on!';)

      Bear in mind that a good alternator and ground system is required.
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      Nope

      No Mk1's had power steering. Nobody in 1975 was that weak. Since the advent of the computer people have gotten ultra-wussy.

      I've driven a Mk1 for 37 years..never, ever needed anything CLOSE to...
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      'bad' headlights

      Yes, Karl...bad headlights are for sucking!:laugh::laugh::wave:
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      Hal The contrary!

      Examine the amount of time in the day to day driving of the car that you would actually use 50-100 hp more. 2%?????

      Then get a very nice nitrous kit and be done with it.

      Yes all the...
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      love the yorks.

      1.85 cans is perfect. (do not pay attention other than oliquely to the sight glass, CFC134a will not 'clear' the sight glass at the optimal fill amount..)

      Absolute truth here. Rebuilt my old York...
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      Fer years and years

      I have H1-H4's on Landshark...they actually are Hella Lights with Sylvania blue dots inside. Each light is relayed.

      About 400% improvement ....even with the rock chip grilles I ALSO have on my car.
    16. Planet Crematoria

      As you can tell I live on Planet Crematoria....ground zero for cracked dashes...(113 today, 114 tommorrow.)

      Armorall or equivalent twice a year and the magic ingredient

      DASH DESIGNS dash mat....
    17. vacuum balls

      Suck balls!:P
    18. Thanks for the info

      So you know where I'm coming from...'driverless cars' are the 'devil'....the antithesis of being a car guy. Take the train, leave the driving to people with skills. Instead of spending money on a...
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      leave it to the professionals

      Module Masters.

      The TT is can-bus.....let the pro's do it.;)


      hitting the search button took 4.5 seconds...man, I'm all worn out!

      http://forums.fourtitude.com/search.php?searchid=45089032
    20. Vacuum accumulator...BALLS

      I knew what you meant. This is a vacuum accumulator....as Timbo said...heater controls and OTHER things that need steady vacuum for a couple of seconds to operate.
      The good news is than in a whole...
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