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    1. Don't part it out. I get so sad to see the money...

      Don't part it out. I get so sad to see the money grabbers part them out. They start with a restoreable base and just ruin it.
      Keep it, fix it, and enjoy a relic that is getting harder and harder...
    2. Thread: CIS-E G Lader

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      12-20-2014 Update

      I managed to get a couple hours to do something I had been planning for several weeks now.
      This should come in handy for local VW Rescues I am hunting down.
      ...
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      Isn't an M90 a little overkill? Yes. PG...

      Isn't an M90 a little overkill?




      Yes.
      PG internals, MP43, Chipped Digi II, Slightly massaged metering, and simple, programmable Aux F/I fueling.
      Should work. ;)
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      Poll: You don't need another (fuel) distributor. My 8V...

      You don't need another (fuel) distributor. My 8V meter flows mechanically for ~160HP, with electrical manipulation of the DPR that could almost double.
      FankenCIS is doing something in that...
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      That's cool. I might start with this as a G60...

      That's cool.
      I might start with this as a G60 hybrid, but it will probably end up as an Digi II 8V with an MP43.
      Roots ~14 PSI stock MPG sleeper.
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      Sorry, I think I'm keeping it. Honestly, I am...

      Sorry,
      I think I'm keeping it. Honestly, I am afraid to even try and pull it apart as I'd probably break the tabs.
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      Poll: Most replies are probably going to have a mix of...

      Most replies are probably going to have a mix of experience and bias.
      I'll toss mine in.
      I would say the G60 and you might want to keep your 4K if this is for SCCA.
      While the highway RPM will be...
    8. Thread: 1991 gti 8v.

      by nbvwfan
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      :thumbup::thumbup: Glad your hard work paid off.

      :thumbup::thumbup:
      Glad your hard work paid off.
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      :D I came across this gem almost by accident. ...

      :D
      I came across this gem almost by accident. It was 10 minutes from my parents house. The seller had the usual window/internet shoppers, I acted quickly, contacting Friday, buying Sunday. Really...
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      Still have this? OBO?

      Still have this?
      OBO?
    11. I sort of answered, but you created such an...

      I sort of answered, but you created such an interesting discussion.
      I found the prior linked calculator to be fairly accurate.

      I can tell you, my 8V does 0-60 in about 6. flat. this is on a...
    12. Can't wait until I build my "16V*" motor, the one...

      Can't wait until I build my "16V*" motor, the one that has the 13*HP and the 7.9, 0-60
      Though when I build with it, it will not be to those numbers at all. :D
    13. Thread: 1991 gti 8v.

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      Thanks for letting me know. GLWTS It looks...

      Thanks for letting me know.
      GLWTS
      It looks great!
    14. Thread: 1991 gti 8v.

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      GLWTS Wondered, Do you have an extra Borbet...

      GLWTS
      Wondered,
      Do you have an extra Borbet kicking around?
      I need one, IIRC mine is 16x7
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      Thanks. I am not completely in love with the...

      Thanks.
      I am not completely in love with the color, I am still considering my options of my planned full windows out respray.
      Open to ideas/opinions on colors as this might be a built "driver" I...
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      Project 1989 Jetta Time Coupe-Sule

      Welcome,
      Below is the start of another project.
      http://i1199.photobucket.com/albums/aa477/nbvwfan/89%20Time-Coupe-sule/2014-12-14_12-07-54_45_zps68d0c1a5.jpg...
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      Project 1990 Jetta Super-Coupe

      Welcome,
      Below is the start of what will be my build.
      http://i1199.photobucket.com/albums/aa477/nbvwfan/90%20Super-Coupe/2014-11-10_10-36-11_714_zpsc903740d.jpg

      I got this runner about a month...
    18. your ABA turbo is a solid option. On mild boost...

      your ABA turbo is a solid option. On mild boost I am estimating you'd hit high 6's, but for me I'd grow impatient with the "LAG"
      Now if you like "outside of the box, on a budget" consider...
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      In my last reply, I forgot to answer the...

      In my last reply, I forgot to answer the question.
      Yes they brass, or any of the early "hatless" injectors will fit.
      Though, especially with the green viton orings they take brute force.
      I tend to...
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      I understand your frustration and dilemma. CIS...

      I understand your frustration and dilemma.
      CIS is old tech and about most fooling with it stopped about 20 years ago.
      I have a 1.7 and I am pretty sure it has the early non shrouded injectors. ...
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