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      Thanks Rommeldawg - I will definitely replace. I...

      Thanks Rommeldawg - I will definitely replace. I was not sure if these were actual seals or just needed to be 'snug'. Back to the money pit!
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      Started the rebuild with the new Integrated...

      Started the rebuild with the new Integrated Engineering engine!

      All I got done was getting the water pump on though!

      http://waterloodesignhouse.com/velocityracing/integrated-engine.jpg
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      Are these seals shot?

      Just prepping the pieces for the rebuild of my AMU engine and looking at two of the pieces I am not sure if they are okay or need replacing. One piece is the flange on the timing belt side of the...
    4. Excellent - thanks guys. This definitely helps

      Excellent - thanks guys. This definitely helps
    5. Whoops - I misspoke. I meant that the ECS kit...

      Whoops - I misspoke. I meant that the ECS kit does not seem to have the 12x165 bolts that attach the transmission to the engine block. I was of the understanding that all 8 bolts that attach the...
    6. Clutch Replacement Hardware for 225Q

      I was looking at this hardware kit for a clutch install:
      http://www.ecstuning.com/Audi-TT_MKI-Quattro-225HP/Drivetrain/Clutch/ES2592855/

      The application guide shows it is for TT 225Q, but it...
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      Subscribed! Looking good. I am just about to...

      Subscribed!
      Looking good. I am just about to start the install of a similar setup in the next week. Integrated Engineering bore/stroke on a TT 1.8.
    8. I've got a pretty decent multimeter (actually, it...

      I've got a pretty decent multimeter (actually, it is my 9-year-old son's!!!) that I could break out for this job. Thanks!
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      Cleaned the clutch

      The Integrated Engineering Bored/Stroked engine is on its way, as are Black Forest engine mounts and a new clutch, so today I started cleaning all of the parts. including a round one on the...
    10. Okay, that is good to know. I will maybe start by...

      Okay, that is good to know. I will maybe start by taking a close look to see how brittle everything is. I don't have any real electrical knowledge so it will be learning as I go. Thanks
    11. Source or suggestion for full wiring harness?

      After smashing valves against pistons at the track last year, I pulled the engine out for an Integrated Engineering bore/Stroker rebuild. In the process, of course, the whole front end had to come...
    12. Excellent! This helps me visualize the job in my...

      Excellent! This helps me visualize the job in my head before I get home! Thanks

      Cheers
      Chris
    13. Removing Transmission from Short Block - question

      Just a quick question. Both the engine and the Bentley are at home and I am at work, so need to ask forum:

      I am rebuilding the AMU short block in a 2001 TT. I have the full engine out of the car...
    14. okay - I have tried a couple different wrenches...

      okay - I have tried a couple different wrenches that i have around and I have a 10mm that seems to make it fully around. It seems like I am on the right track... maybe!
    15. How to remove drive shaft at transfer case?

      I am stuck at how to remove the drive shaft. Bentley shows the following:

      http://audi.workshop-manuals.com/audi/a3_mk1/images/a3-8769.png

      What is the proper tool for doing this? I can't get a...
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      Stood looking in the engine bay, wondering the...

      Stood looking in the engine bay, wondering the best way to finish getting the engine out:

      http://www.waterloodesignhouse.com/velocityracing/engine.JPG
      ...
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      Thanks much to both of you! I had not read about...

      Thanks much to both of you! I had not read about the harness/sensor protection so that is new to me and much appreciated! I half think that I will ned a new harness regardless. I just wish the...
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      Engine/Transmission Removal Tips

      I am in the middle of removing the engine to do the Integrated Engineering Stroker and I have a few questions.

      Quick background: I bashed valves against a couple of pistons in an over-rev on...
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      Damn! and now I have just read this thread:...

      Damn! and now I have just read this thread:
      http://forums.fourtitude.com/showthread.php?5692031-All-these-pistons-and-CRs-looking-for-help-pushing-me-in-the-right-direction!

      and it has got me...
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      Ding! Initially I was discounting this as I...

      Ding!
      Initially I was discounting this as I actually did a 4>3>2 shift and I really don't remember it spiking that high, but we have proof.
      Finally got it all apart today and, yes - piston mashed...
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