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      I was always wondering why car manufacterers...

      I was always wondering why car manufacterers place the trunklighting inside the trunk??
      In my case my trunk is always full with stuff. it is so full that the lights are hidden behind the stuff and...
    2. I'm I right if I say that the wire to the...

      I'm I right if I say that the wire to the converter are soldered to the breakoutboard?
      In that way I know how to order this part.
      I read that the 12v power is taken from the backlight of the old...
    3. did you order the breakoutboard with the lcd...

      did you order the breakoutboard with the lcd connector and a vga connector attached to it? or is it easy to do it myself?
      for example, which pin should I connect where?

      thanks jorg
    4. is it possible to do the same for the display...

      is it possible to do the same for the display next to the speedometre in the dash. if so it could be possible to add traffic sign recognition, lane assist and collisdion assist wit and android app...
    5. I ordered a custom breakout board...

      I ordered a custom breakout board with the Digikey WM7951CT-ND connector. It attaches to the J523's video cable and allows easy connections without soldering or cutting the ribbon cable. I also...
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      Do a forum search with keyword touchscreen. I...

      Do a forum search with keyword touchscreen. I finished such a project with installing an android/apple tv box on the tv tuner and I control it with a flymouse. So no touchscreen. I also installed a...
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      These are the manual ones. As far as i know they...

      These are the manual ones. As far as i know they are not similar to mines, the ones for motorized trunklid.

      Jorg

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    8. I also had the same problem, and fixed it by...

      I also had the same problem, and fixed it by lubricating the pin first with a rust remover and after that with wd40. After that I sealed it with grease. I didn't remove the whole wiper. Just sprayed...
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      My thoughts too, they forgot to hook up the left...

      My thoughts too, they forgot to hook up the left batery and that causes the problem. Even vw mechanics forget that often or hook up the starter battery

      Jorg

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      timing belt DIY

      Check this document: www.e-w-c.nl/phaeton/Timing belt change PhaetonV8.pdf
      for reference

      jorg
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      Last weekend I replaced my timing belt, water...

      Last weekend I replaced my timing belt, water pump. Thermostat, some bearings and ribbed belt. With the right tools, the job took 14 hours without removing the front of the car or fans. There was...
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      I also had strange behavior on the trunk lid....

      I also had strange behavior on the trunk lid.
      the vw dealership couldn't find the problem, they also checked the wiring with a multimeter and there was always contact so no broken wiring. after...
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      the fridge was an older project see:...

      the fridge was an older project see: http://forums.vwvortex.com/showthread.php?1687296-Retrofitting-a-refrigerator-to-a-Phaeton/page3&highlight=fridge
      and I used theis fridge (in blue) and pained it...
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      I added a reverse camera under the fender, the...

      I added a reverse camera under the fender, the power comes from the rearlights and the video cable goes to the AV-in on the tv tuner in the trunk.

      I will create a document with all my...
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      good luck when you're at the vw shop, when you've...

      good luck when you're at the vw shop, when you've lost some screws, they are in the sparetire compartment. I lost some screws too while driving and they fell in there via the floormat handle. ;)
      ...
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      you could check ebay:...

      you could check ebay:
      http://www.ebay.com/itm/251150694978?ssPageName=STRK:MEWAX:IT&_trksid=p3984.m1438.l2649
      ...
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      before taking you whole car apart: I had the same...

      before taking you whole car apart: I had the same problem, the VW shop couldn't find the problem either, no damaged wiring visually, they placed a new controller, they checked the motors, they...
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      Check this:...

      Check this: http://www.motorbasar.de/umbau-auf-led-facelift-bixenon-scheinwerfer-phaeton-t3353350.html

      Thanks jorg
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      Sorry to say this. But this is really crazy;...

      Sorry to say this. But this is really crazy; rubbing against metal means wear on the side of your tire, sooner or later your tire will blow, and you and/or other drivers got injured or killed. Put...
    20. Yes I did that, but the driverside button isn't...

      Yes I did that, but the driverside button isn't available there, this was the button with the shortcut. I removed the button to solve the shortcut and replaced it with a new one, but it is still not...
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