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      The easiest way I have found is don't drive as...

      The easiest way I have found is don't drive as much. Beyond that, everything that you would do in any other car. Check to see if everything is functioning and all the little stuff ex. tire pressure,...
    2. Thread: 1.6 td bov

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      there is a diesel blow off valve, anyone with...

      there is a diesel blow off valve, anyone with access to a search engine could find it for you. As stated it is useless unless you have undue pressure trying to spin the wheel backwards when the...
    3. should be marks from where you took it off to get...

      should be marks from where you took it off to get close. If not why not just put it back on the car and set it in the middle of the timing spec range? What I am saying is tighten down the outer...
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      http://forums.vwvortex.com/showthread.php?5757069-...

      http://forums.vwvortex.com/showthread.php?5757069-1-9-idi-w-1-6-head-timing-belt-help(btw-this-is-hillfolk-im-baaaack)


      That is for the aaz head as people have stated above.

      FWIW if you really...
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      I saw you were selling your box...tell me this...

      I saw you were selling your box...tell me this isn't dead.
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      That looks like a stock cam with the numbers on...

      That looks like a stock cam with the numbers on it, but it could have been reground to be performance. Do you have any idea where it came from. I am interested.
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      guy that sent me a pm, please delete at least one...

      guy that sent me a pm, please delete at least one message so I can send you my email
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      WTB: Door speaker bellows

      I want to buy the front door speaker bellows. Part # 191971916A
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      The auto alh had a larger 11mm pump and the...

      The auto alh had a larger 11mm pump and the manual came with a 10mm pump factory.

      I haven't done this.

      If you want a good pump CRSMP5 on vwdiesel.net/forums can get an 11mm land rover pump once...
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      It looks normal to me. The coolant has to say in...

      It looks normal to me. The coolant has to say in the block long enough to collect the heat so it can transfer it in the rad. That is probably why this is like that.
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      Nope, it was completely rebuild engine. Had light...

      Nope, it was completely rebuild engine. Had light smoke all the time when porting that bump off. Did many things, finally swapped the cylinder head and poof white smoke and diesel smell was gone. I...
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      you are one of the first guys I have seen to port...

      you are one of the first guys I have seen to port one of these that actually knows the idea of velocity. Great job. The bump in the swirl chamber in the intake can be taken off, but some have had...
    13. I used autometer. That being said, I would try to...

      I used autometer. That being said, I would try to find VDO as they are the stock gauges in these cars and will not require adapters or drilling and tapping to make them work. All the autometer I have...
    14. I am sorry, I meant that the AHU and the aaz are...

      I am sorry, I meant that the AHU and the aaz are different from the 1.6L vac pumps. I have never had an AHU in hand to confirm, but from what I know about it the AAZ and ahu are the same pumps. As...
    15. Yeah, I thought you asked this on the GTD? ...

      Yeah, I thought you asked this on the GTD?

      The AAZ and AHU have different Vac Pumps. The block is slightly different, IIRC the IM shafts are as well. If you are asking is it ok to use then I...
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      we do pretty good over on the GTD.

      we do pretty good over on the GTD.
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      http://www.vwdiesel.net/forum/index.php There...

      http://www.vwdiesel.net/forum/index.php

      There are instructions on how to become a member in the General section. You have to send an email with the word diesel in it to the admin Red rotors.
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      an AAZ crank should work a ton easier than that...

      an AAZ crank should work a ton easier than that ALH. I don't know what would be needed for CPS or if it is made in the crank at all. If it is a bolt on deal then the AAZ crank will be perfect. Canada...
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      I don't think it will be doable, or if it is it...

      I don't think it will be doable, or if it is it will not be easy. The snout is a good deal bigger and the oil pump on the alh is driven by a gear on the crank end. It might be doable, but I think a...
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      If you do cut the .001" off there are thermal...

      If you do cut the .001" off there are thermal coatings that can be reapplied. I think it is not a huge deal to put a 2 notch on or to have the 1 piston machined and coated. You may not even need to...
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