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    1. Thanks for the info. I ended up going with the...

      Thanks for the info. I ended up going with the Delco reman unit since I need to get it on the road for my wife. Hopefully it is done better. At least their reman description sounds good.
    2. Steering Rack replacement/leaking/replacement........make it stop!

      Hi All. I was wondering if anyone had any input on replacement steering racks. I had a leak on my original a year ago. Got a reman from Rock Auto. Cant complain there. I ended up getting a A1 Cardone...
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      Well it seems that way but like I said it just...

      Well it seems that way but like I said it just doesn't get very hot so it really hard to tell. I know the thermostat works correctly. The heating system works. Just doesn't get very hot, it's really...
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      81 diesel wont heat/ weirdo heat

      Hey All who know this damn cooling system.

      I replaced my water pump this summer along with thermostat and some hoses and have been flushing it out with distilled water. It flows nicely however, it...
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      Anyone have any idea why that shaft would seize?...

      Anyone have any idea why that shaft would seize? It's stuck tight in the distributor. Thus the shatter.
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      And the culprit is...catastrophic failure! ...

      And the culprit is...catastrophic failure!

      http://images.tapatalk-cdn.com/15/07/30/be97c396eaafe5dfc8fe0af582811f47.jpg

      Anything to do here that isn't get a new pump? Parts pump I suppose.
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      Well that's my figuring. Just wasn't sure if...

      Well that's my figuring. Just wasn't sure if there was any difference as places that have pumps list they broken up by different years so I wasn't sure if there were tuning differences on them.
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      Injection pump question

      Hi pros. I have here my injection pump and another that I found locally that is a rebuilt years ago and been sitting. It is touted as 1978, mine is a 1981.
      Mechanically they look exactly the same. ...
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      Thanks for the help guys. Back on it next week as...

      Thanks for the help guys. Back on it next week as this week is vacation. However at this point making the car drive would be a victorious vacation. Family may disagree.
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      Just checked to make sure. It is in.

      Just checked to make sure. It is in.
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      1.6NA VE pump. What did I break?

      So fresh reseal on my injection pump. Timing belt, tensioner, engine mount. Got the thing assembled and primed the pump. Everything seemed good. Timed it. I figured out I missed one thing on the...
    12. Do you have the hatch door inner plastic panel,...

      Do you have the hatch door inner plastic panel, in good shape?
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      eurowise thermostat housing

      Has anybody used these? Cast aluminum parts seem like it would be great.

      Just wondering if anyone has used them yet.

      http://eurowise.com/shop/images/thermostat.vr6.cast_3.png...
    14. WTB stock shocks/struts and springs for vr6 wagon

      I have springs for a b4 wagon. No shocks or struts though.
    15. FS: rabbit rear seat upholstery in black

      So I bought this accidentally as I thought I was buying a headliner. Bad intel. Anyhow turned out to be this very nice, but wrong for my car rear seat upholstery. Has both seating surfaces, no rear...
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      coil pack woes

      Anyone?
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      coil pack woes

      So I have done a ford coil conversion a while back love the way it runs with the autolites. Went through a couple used icms from the salvage yard. Finally used up the ones I had and needed a new one....
    18. Its actually pretty easy. The metal tab is a...

      Its actually pretty easy. The metal tab is a spring you can either pull out with pliers or push down, whichever is easier and then just pull off. You will want a new o-ring to reassemble, like $3.
    19. FS: B4 center console and B3 interior handles

      Buy me!
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      While at the junk yard working on my other...

      While at the junk yard working on my other problem, I picked up the pigtails from an A6 that takes this ICM. Might try at some point. Anyone else here ever tried it or know anything about it?
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