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      I think I found my answer: 2005.5-2008.5: FSI...

      I think I found my answer:
      2005.5-2008.5: FSI EA113 engine (lower pressure pump)
      2008.5-2013.5: TSI EA888 engine (higher pressure pump)...
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      What years/engine codes are TSI, which are FSI?...

      What years/engine codes are TSI, which are FSI?
      Since fuel=power, what are the limits of the respective fuel pumps?
      Looking at stage 2 tuned charts (stock otherwise) power curve flattens from 4700...
    3. 2005 Golf TDI BEW - auto tranny swap to manual replacement engine

      I am swapping engine (mine has severe knock from oil starvation). Bought a used BEW engine, was manual.
      I assume the manual and auto BEW are the same and can be interchanged.

      Need to swap over...
    4. 12mm triple square is too small, 16mm triple...

      12mm triple square is too small, 16mm triple square too big. Could it be 14mm triple square?
    5. 2005 Golf TDI BEW - transmission bolts (auto tranny) size/tool

      I need to take the tranny (automatic) off the old engine (BEW).
      What are type/size are the bolts connecting the tranny to the block?

      The 2 bottom ones I got out using (assuming) 10mm (?) triple...
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      Reviving this old thread since it best describes...

      Reviving this old thread since it best describes my issues. In my case, persistent misfire on cyl 3.

      I would have long pulled the cams (good compression, good leak down), but there is NO valve...
    7. Very easy driving. Highway. May have 2 worn tires...

      Very easy driving. Highway. May have 2 worn tires still around, but stored.
    8. Here is the report. Includes before/after...

      Here is the report. Includes before/after measurements.
      And yes, in MY eyes, I can see the 'tilt in top' on the rear. But may just be perception since the car sits so nice and low (and top of tire...
    9. The rear plastic shim solution look very ghetto....

      The rear plastic shim solution look very ghetto. Also rotor/pad misaligned unless they also get shimmed. Not sure how the caliper, guides and pads take it.
    10. Had the alignment done. Nothing out of spec...

      Had the alignment done. Nothing out of spec enough to explain the drastic tire wear.
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      Thanks for the tips. Either method uses stock B5...

      Thanks for the tips. Either method uses stock B5 and stock B6 lines. Any concern regarding flow with 1000cc on 4 bar base fuel pressure E85? What size ID are stock supply and return lines of the B6...
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      Has some come across a good diy for BAT...

      Has some come across a good diy for BAT conversion to return style? Need 1000cc capacity for E85. Fuel rail, fuel lines, filters. Any links, pointers, etc appreciated. Also: what is the limit of the...
    13. Don't have the ones from the last alignment...

      Don't have the ones from the last alignment anymore.
      Was certainly 'out' (you can see the 'tilting in' on the rear easily), and alignment shop made me aware of it, but 'non adjustable' on my car,...
    14. Can some provide more details to what needs to be...

      Can some provide more details to what needs to be done? My alignment shop is willing to look into fixing it (we are putting adjustable upper control arms in at the front at the same time), but they...
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      2005 Golf TDI BEW - main knock - rebuild

      My 2005 Golf BEW shows main bearing knock (from the sound) after oil starvation when turbo failed. Has 180k. As an alternative to buying a used engine, I consider having it rebuild. What parts should...
    16. Wow. I guess I will throw N249 out then (instead...

      Wow. I guess I will throw N249 out then (instead of fixing several broken check valves and hard line connection to vac tank).
      Its currently tuned out anyways.
      Was just hesitating since 2.7T (blown...
    17. N249 delete - pro and cons - data, experience

      While I agree with SAI (no good for nothing), there IS supposed to be a benefit of the N249.

      Has anyone found data (or comparative experience) running with our without the N249?
      From memory:
      The...
    18. Door lock repair kit

      I stock this kit for the Golf/Jetta 3:
      www.regulatorfix.com
      or
      info@regulatorfix.om

      http://i1096.photobucket.com/albums/g323/regulatorfix/Lock%20Repair%20Kits/Golf3Jetta3lock_zps9bf25b91.jpg
    19. 2005 Golf TDI - no radio reception - code 00856 antenna open circuit

      No reception AM, ONE station FM.

      Code:
      00856 - Radio Antenna
      36-00 - Open Circuit

      I have better reception just sticking a wire into the antenna port.

      What is the likely...
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      Draft wants $300 for 4. Wow.

      Draft wants $300 for 4. Wow.
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