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    1. current generation (3rd) ea888 has the Audi Twin...

      current generation (3rd) ea888 has the Audi Twin Injection. 3rd gen ea888 started with a 1.8L motor.

      It's just not offered in the US/Canada market yet.
    2. It was on TDI's as the Egr and intake manifold...

      It was on TDI's as the Egr and intake manifold got clogged. ULSD helped also with the reduction of particular matter

      On GDI's many don't have a EGR valve, that is done via exhaust and intake...
    3. Toyota (lexus) starting in 2006 with their D4-S...

      Toyota (lexus) starting in 2006 with their D4-S system (the BRZ/FR-S has it also)

      and Audi started around 2012 with the 3rd gen ea888

      low throttle inputs have the port injection utilized.
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      There's a sticky FAQ thread at the top of the...

      There's a sticky FAQ thread at the top of the forum that covers it.

      http://forums.vwvortex.com/showthread.php?4251681-The-Official-Passat-(B6)-Forum-FAQ&p=55348227&viewfull=1#post55348227
    5. Have you tried calling the dealership? Part No....

      Have you tried calling the dealership? Part No. 3C8853687D739

      OPtion 2: remove the other C.
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      look underneath the car, and find the control...

      look underneath the car, and find the control module Haldex part number.

      if it starts with 0AV, then it's Gen 2,
      if it's 0BS or 0AY, then it's Gen 4
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      The B6 Passat got AWD in 2007 in the US market

      The B6 Passat got AWD in 2007 in the US market
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      the instantaneous mpg is also a good indicator

      the instantaneous mpg is also a good indicator
    9. It could be the cheap aftermarket replacements...

      It could be the cheap aftermarket replacements having a too thick of a flange, giving you the headaches.

      Can you reinstall the original bulbs without issue?

      worse case scenario is dropping the...
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      elbow grease + nylon brush + odorless mineral...

      elbow grease + nylon brush + odorless mineral spirits to clean the rollers on the lower door hinges on the front doors.

      Driver side done... it super dirty, thus causing the door to feel like it...
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      I have similar type of commute with stop and go...

      I have similar type of commute with stop and go in a manual

      But when my dad lived in NoVa, not too far from I-66, he had the benefit of the VRE then the metro, subsidized by the state of VA

      ...
    12. The OP's CC is my Passat wrapped in a sexier...

      The OP's CC is my Passat wrapped in a sexier body. The chassis is the same. Comparing a MK4 to a PQ46 chassis to literally comparing apples to oranges (and I used to have a MK4 as well)

      It is...
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      it's connected to the suspension, so yes, when...

      it's connected to the suspension, so yes, when you slam the car, there can be too much preload on the stock endlinks, causing them to fail prematurely.
    14. back when I had a boat in Haverstraw, I...

      back when I had a boat in Haverstraw, I occasionally dropped my car off at Edge Motors, in Haverstraw.

      learned of them from Passatworld where they had good reviews
    15. it sounds like you're braking mid-turn which is...

      it sounds like you're braking mid-turn which is unloading the rear of the car to the front.... I have to try very hard to get the rear end to swing out in the snow (with the ESP disabled and I use...
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      No. auto hold is different. push the auto...

      No.



      auto hold is different. push the auto hold button.... and then you can let go of the brakes entirely, for as long as you want. Hill Start assist on the Golf/Jetta/GTI, etc gives you a...
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      Basically, don't worry, you don't have hill-start...

      Basically, don't worry, you don't have hill-start assist.

      What you're experiencing is a throttle delay, which is a safety feature (cannot be deactivated), thanks to CBS' false accusations of the...
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      $303.60 sounds like they are replacing the actual...

      $303.60 sounds like they are replacing the actual joint itself.

      Go to an independent VW specialist, and you can have a OEM CV joint replaced for less money.
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      one of the important details is... the turbo...

      one of the important details is... the turbo motor uses Toyota's D4-S system. That means you don't have to worry about intake valve buildup.
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      the Supra's M-TEU motor came out in 1980, 6 years...

      the Supra's M-TEU motor came out in 1980, 6 years before the 22R-TE motor.
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