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      I have tried the Emergency start..... several...

      I have tried the Emergency start..... several times, but I have not tried the boost from the hood terminals. I will try it in the morning.

      Mike
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      OK new twist!! The kessy area is dry! :) I...

      OK new twist!! The kessy area is dry! :) I jacked the car up and placed the front on axle stands, removed the engine/tranny covers to see the starter, I tapped the started while a co-worker...
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      Too busy at the office to play cars. Mike

      Too busy at the office to play cars.

      Mike
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      I checked under the carpet and all is dry :P....

      I checked under the carpet and all is dry :P. With out looking at the car, a VW shop is leaning towards the starter as the problem. I am having the 433 relay (at terminal 50) tested to see if it is...
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      Many V8 Phaetons drive around for years with...

      Many V8 Phaetons drive around for years with these arms broken. Replace them when your new ones arrive.

      Mike
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      I'll pull the carpet tomorrow. We haven't had any...

      I'll pull the carpet tomorrow. We haven't had any rain in a while but I'll check, the rest of the start-up is working fine. I'm checking the starter relay at terminal 50 as well. The brake signal...
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      My car won't start!! New Twist!

      I drove to work yesterday, all was fine. Got in the car at lunch time and NO START!! No "parallel" start!!! the car "wakes up", the wheel and traney unlock, all the dash lights activate but the...
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      This sounds great but it is a little too late for...

      This sounds great but it is a little too late for me to plan a 3000mile round trip, maybe next year.

      Mike
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      Hi Sven, welcome aboard!! The child locks are...

      Hi Sven, welcome aboard!! The child locks are de-activated when there is a diagonal line through both child icons on the center display.

      Mike
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      If you went around a group of alloy wheel cars...

      If you went around a group of alloy wheel cars with a tourque wrench, that don't do the 150km re tourque, you would find about 10% that will snug up. You may find a few that can come off with your...
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      After the 150km re-tourque, the lugs don't have...

      After the 150km re-tourque, the lugs don't have to be touched untill the next tire change. This re tourque only applies to alloy wheels, steel rims snug up just fine on the first pass with a wrench....
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      I have watched the tecks tourque all my cars,...

      I have watched the tecks tourque all my cars, often they will have a second teck check the tourque with a different tourque wrench. I have 6 cars that i change over from winter to summer and back as...
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      All the auto shops here (big & small) put a large...

      All the auto shops here (big & small) put a large sticker on your steering wheel, reminding you to re tourque after 150kms.

      Mike
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      Hi, did you re torque the lug studs after 100...

      Hi, did you re torque the lug studs after 100 mile of driving after the wheels were mounted in Feb?? All cars with non-steel rims must be re-torqued after 150kms (100 miles).... or they can loosen...
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      LOL I could not see me going through 200+ posts...

      LOL I could not see me going through 200+ posts to see if someone had already found this :P sorry

      Mike
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      In NAR cars, if you have the external mirror...

      In NAR cars, if you have the external mirror switch selected to left (driver) and you move the mirror up,down, in or out, the right mirror also moves. So if you need to move the mirror down after...
    17. I had my key cylinder replaced last month, so I...

      I had my key cylinder replaced last month, so I won't be stuck on the outside looking in. :P


      Mike
    18. If you can open the trunk... you're home free!...

      If you can open the trunk... you're home free! Use a hook through the ski bag hole double pull the rear door handle to open the rear door, climb in the back seat and reach out front and put the key...
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      I have also made an emergency stop, you are right...

      I have also made an emergency stop, you are right these brakes are great........just imagine the ROW braking power:P

      Mike
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      As you get in the car, ground yourself on the D...

      As you get in the car, ground yourself on the D pin (Nader pin) that holds the door closed. Just touch it for a second or two. To remove the upper trim panels, and work on the hoses, you won't have...
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