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      No one has tried it because our cars (and all...

      No one has tried it because our cars (and all water cooled vehicles) don't function properly without a radiator fan. That's it- there will be a situation that you will need a fan. You're not...
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      Lose weight somewhere else that makes more sense....

      Lose weight somewhere else that makes more sense. Like the a/c system. Or back seats. You need at least a fan on your radiator. Maybe also a shroud.
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      Oh, hey there. So, I replaced the intake...

      Oh, hey there.

      So, I replaced the intake manifold gasket which was a bit soft in two spots.

      http://i592.photobucket.com/albums/tt6/nairmac/20150325_154241_zpsfz9tdgtn.jpg
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    4. There are two Pic a Part locations in Vegas- one...

      There are two Pic a Part locations in Vegas- one NE close to the speedway and one SE near Henderson. It's hit-or-miss with MK1 content, but I've been pleasantly surprised in the past. I usually hit...
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    6. And vent windows.

      And vent windows.
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      I used black rubber stoppers / corks.

      I used black rubber stoppers / corks.
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    9. Thread: My Race Rabbit

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      When I switched to my Neuspeed race springs from...

      When I switched to my Neuspeed race springs from H&R sports I had to get rid of the front swaybar- crazy oversteer at anything but slow speed. I was using a stock GTI front swaybar. I run a 28mm...
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      http://i125.photobucket.com/albums/p76/cdmacdm/Cor...

      http://i125.photobucket.com/albums/p76/cdmacdm/Cornershop2B2_zpsgh72tdkd.png

      Ah, Cornershop. I had the cassette single.
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      I think it's part of their natural habitat....

      I think it's part of their natural habitat. :rolleyes: A few years back on a bad day-

      http://i125.photobucket.com/albums/p76/cdmacdm/2010-11-04141224.jpg
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      Oh yes, I have. It's been 4 fuel distributors, 3...

      Oh yes, I have. It's been 4 fuel distributors, 3 WURs, 3 frequency valves, 2 fuel pumps etc etc so far. Maybe I'll figure it out, maybe I'll replace the CIS. The intake manifold is coming off...
    14. Thread: My Race Rabbit

      by nairmac
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      The throttle linkage on your car inspired me to...

      The throttle linkage on your car inspired me to build my own version, and it works great! Love this car.
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      I ran the rubber hose down to where the catch can...

      I ran the rubber hose down to where the catch can bottle will be. I was able to thread it through where I thought it could go.
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      The only other thing I could think of is one or...

      The only other thing I could think of is one or both front calipers.
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      Have you replaced the vacuum check valve (vacuum...

      Have you replaced the vacuum check valve (vacuum non return valve), in line between the intake manifold and booster?
    18. My first car was a Plymouth Horizon, a 1984 I...

      My first car was a Plymouth Horizon, a 1984 I think. 2.2 auto, light brown exterior with matching corduroy interior. First fwd car my Dad ever had to pull an engine out of- the flywheel broke...
    19. Planet sold a bunch of super cheap Hyundai's here...

      Planet sold a bunch of super cheap Hyundai's here in Vegas with no options, no a/c. Someone will buy it if it gets cheap enough. At this point, the dealer probably owns it and has accepted they're...
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      nairmac's 2015 MK1 thread

      Last years doings can be found here- http://forums.vwvortex.com/showthread.php?6883156-nairmac-s-2014-MK1-thread

      I predicted that last year I'd get to the Cabriolet, but did not. I also wanted to...
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