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      On the top - did you pull out the rear seat and...

      On the top - did you pull out the rear seat and side panels? If you did, was there any fluid on the side dripping from the pistons? If so (like mine) the pistons seals are shot and need to be...
    2. check out my build thread for Mellow Yellow - it...

      check out my build thread for Mellow Yellow - it has similar rear end damage. I had frame wrinkles all the way up behind the driver seat. I finished it and sold it off for another cleaner car, a 93...
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      Nice find and save. I am working on my 2nd Cabby...

      Nice find and save. I am working on my 2nd Cabby project a 93 this time. Check out my build thread for my 90. Not that far from ya either, over on Kitsap Peninsula.
    4. I purchased my rebuilt rack from this place and...

      I purchased my rebuilt rack from this place and worked great

      http://www.powersteeringpros.com
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      I get a lot of my parts from this place:...

      I get a lot of my parts from this place:
      http://www.autohausaz.com/

      Free shipping with order over $75 - I usually toss in some maintenance items to get me over $75
    6. The Audi-Stein

      Well I know everyone loves lots of pics, so here is what I have been dealing with for the last week or so. What started as get my old head with bent valves rebuilt and installed since the used head...
    7. Well I am a little sidetracked at the moment. My...

      Well I am a little sidetracked at the moment. My 2001 Audi A4 1.8T which jumped time a while back (no broken belt, but jumped time) is down again. I purchased a replacement head off Ebay but did...
    8. As promised here a few pictures for your...

      As promised here a few pictures for your entertainment

      The highs and lows of the hood - might need a little filler in a spot or two
      ...
    9. Purchased a roll of Mirka 80 Grit PSA sand paper...

      Purchased a roll of Mirka 80 Grit PSA sand paper for my dura-blocks and the sanding has begun. Started with the hood. I always find it interesting how something that looks flat, square, etc, the...
    10. I have a 99 Cabrio that has a rebuilt title from...

      I have a 99 Cabrio that has a rebuilt title from a previous accident and purchase this car for $1800. With that said, mine has some of the more common issues:

      Power door locks not working - mine...
    11. Going to picking up a set of these shortly -...

      Going to picking up a set of these shortly - finally have everything washed up and clean, well pretty clean. Now to go over it with dewaxer/degreaser and get the sanding blocks out.

      Also planning...
    12. Just ordered a new Core Support from ESC Tuning...

      Just ordered a new Core Support from ESC Tuning to replace the mangled one.

      http://www.ecstuning.com/ES2189786/


      http://c1552172.r72.cf0.rackcdn.com/7434_x600.jpg
    13. Are you talking about the rubber strip above the...

      Are you talking about the rubber strip above the windshield? I used what my local parts store called "Monkey ****" Came in a box and was strips of black sticky stuff. Laid some strips down,...
    14. I like my gals TOPLESS!!! :D Made more progress...

      I like my gals TOPLESS!!! :D Made more progress today - got the top off, and washed the outside. One step closer to a little 'scuff and buff' of the paint

      Anyone know what to use to get the...
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      Nice find for $1200. Keep working along. ...

      Nice find for $1200. Keep working along. Working on a 1993 right now to add to my collection. Looking forward to more progress.
    16. Very true what is said above, when it was all...

      Very true what is said above, when it was all said and done I was most likely around the $1000 mark for materials, this includes primer paint, sandpaper, cleaners, primer for the plastic parts, clear...
    17. Check out my signature for my 1990 build thread,...

      Check out my signature for my 1990 build thread, I did full bodywork and paint and figured it out on my own. I used a local NAPA parts store for the supplies and one of the counter guys knew quite a...
    18. Not as nice as the cars above, but getting closer...

      Not as nice as the cars above, but getting closer - just a quick shot of progress. Been painfully slow getting this thing apart, an hour here an hour there...

      Also, can anyone tell me if the 2nd...
    19. Thanks Flying O, I really appreciate the...

      Thanks Flying O, I really appreciate the encouragement. I hope I can be an inspiration to other VW fans or soon to be fans. Believe me if this 46 y/o with no car training can figure all this out...
    20. So over the last couple of weeks I have been...

      So over the last couple of weeks I have been gathering some parts from my local pick and pull. They have a 1992 MK2 GTI that I have been eying every time I make a walk through. Well I pull the head...
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