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    1. Power Soource in Trunk - Mk 3 1998 Jetta TDi

      I am trying to locate constant power in my trunk to connect a power outlet.

      One would think I could locate the hot wire ahead of the trunk light switch, but after having checked this, I cannot...
    2. 4-Hole 14" 6J x 14 H2 OEM Wheel Wanted

      Thanks for the views, but I have located the wheel I needed.:)
    3. Whoops! 7 Spoke, not 8

      Sorry, I was hung up on the 4 x 100 and hit the 8 instead of the 7 for the number of spokes?

      Anybody have a wheel for sale. Thanks schal:o
    4. 8-Spoke 4-Hole 14" 6J x 14 H2 OEM Wheel Wanted

      Hope I am in the correct forum, as I don't know the difference between 4 X 100 & 4 X 108. Assume the '4' refers to the number of bolts and the 100 or 108 refers to the distance between the bolt...
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      Thanks for the info. I know they are not a direct...

      Thanks for the info. I know they are not a direct bolt in and require brackets to install. Black Forest & ECS have these available. Just wanted to see if I'd possibly missed a source. 84 views and...
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      Sources for Jetta MK III E-Code Headlamps

      I am upgrading my 1998 TDi and have installed a euro switch, fog lamps & rear fog lamp. My intention was to replace the headlamps with E-Codes during this process.

      However, I am unable to locate...
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      Fog Light Wiring Harness

      Dougsterner:

      Thanks. Not certain how to send a private message here on Vortex. Sorry, I'm a clueless old fart when it comes to this.

      Enlighten me on what to do and I'll send you the PM. ...
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      Fog Lights & Fog Light Wiring Harness

      Are the above still available?

      If so, how much for the fog light wiring harness alone, or,

      both the harness and the lights.

      Thanks, schal
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      MK 3 Foglight wiring

      For LG6R

      When you connected the wired to the round connector, did the foglight wires have a terminal at the ends, or did you add terminals to fit into the connector, or did you splice wires? If...
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      Thanks. I discovered the fault - the hood was...

      Thanks. I discovered the fault - the hood was not fully closed, though it was barely visible. Seems as if the windscreen washer hose was kinked, causing the alarm switch to not make contact, hence...
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      Remote Will Not Unlock Doors

      Got my 1998 TDi back from the shop today and the remote will not lock the doors. Remote unlock function works fine, the remote will set the alarm, and the dash switch locks & unlocks the doors...
    12. 14" Hub Caps - Paint, replace or alternate caps?

      I have a stock MK3 1998 TDi with 14" 7-spoke alloy wheels.

      The wheels themselves are in excellent condition, and I have no plans to change to a different wheel.

      The plastic hub caps have...
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      Seat Wobble MK III TDi, 1998

      Thanks for your work on this; helpful.

      However, I had the parts you referred to replaced by my regular mechanic when he was doing other work and I mentioned the seat would only lock in the way...
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      Under Body Plastic

      :confused:
      The stock plastic skid plate on my 1998 TDi was missing, and I noticed when in rainy conditions the power steering belt was getting wet and slipping. I ordered and installed an aluminum...
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      Let's try another section

      SubCode, I see nobody is responding to our question, which seems to be pretty simple. I'm thinking of posing the same question in the TDi section. Do you have other suggestions?

      Thanks:confused:
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      Under Body Plastic

      I have the same question, and will expand on it a bit.

      The plastic skid plate on my 1998 TDi was missing, and I noticed when in rainy conditions the power steering belt was getting wet and...
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      R/H Tailight Assembly Passat B4 Wagon

      VW Part No. 3B9-945-096-S, list $137. Broken outer clear lens, but include 3mm plastic sheet to repair. All inner lenses & gasket intact & perfect. Includes bulbs & sockets. <p>$25 OBO, you pay...
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      Cleaning the Intake

      How is the best way to 'clean the intake'. Does this invlove removal of the intake system? Or, is there some way to clean it externally?<p>schal<br>98 Jetta TDi <IMG NAME="icon"...
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      Re: need some help with finding the power window regulator clips

      Your descriptions of the quirks of the Jetta TDis of are extremely helpful, as I now have the 1998 model I bought for my daughter 11 years ago, and am now trying to bring it back into shape. In the...
    20. Intake, Vacuum & Fuel Return Hoses for 98 Jetta tdi

      Anyone ever replaced the hoses on your tdi Jetta III?<p>I am looking for an aftermarket turbo hose kit to replace all the rubber hoses. I'd prefer silicone, but can't find a specific kit. Does...
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