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      1.6d diesel in coolant

      You know... I hate to admit it but thy may be a possibility, I had been clearing the coolant system for a while so I was draining and filling it very often... There could have been a bottle of diesel...
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      1.6d diesel in coolant

      The head wasn't decked, it was bought brand new... But after a few hundred miles and this issue, I had it checked again... He didn't deck it, just checked it

      But that's what I'm thinking, possibly...
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      1.6d diesel in coolant

      It's definitely fuel. But, now that I've had time to really think about it, when it was running with the cap off it was foaming like crazy that day. I really only ran the car a couple miles home...
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      1.6d diesel in coolant

      Heads back, and it's perfect. Pressure tested and the surface was checked... Although that's good news, it leads me no where.

      I think I'll mock everything back up quick this week sometime and...
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      1.6d diesel in coolant

      It's going over to the head shop today, yea they use a hot tank


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      1.6d diesel in coolant

      I spoke with someone at parts place inc where I got the head. He pretty much told me it was impossible for unburned diesel to be getting into the coolant like that... But hey, it was lol. I'll be...
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      1.6d diesel in coolant

      haha yea I wasn't lying when I said fuel in the coolant... Any ideas?

      Nah the fuel lines were right, it was driving fine for a couple months after I swapped heads


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      1.6d diesel in coolant

      It was such a strong odor of fuel, the car wasn't warm when I pulled the cap, I had taken it off and then started the car (I checked the tank when it was cold, and the coolant looked suspicious). ...
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      1.6d diesel in coolant

      Pulled the injectors today quick, the cups seem fine... Hopefully getting the head back off tomorrow and checking everything else out


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      1.6d diesel in coolant

      So i blew the head gasket a few months ago, bought a new head and swapped it on. I'm about 700 miles on the new head, been checking everything almost daily, no oil leaks, coolant has been fine. ...
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      The Rebuild- 1.6 Diesel for the 81 Caddy

      Nice!!


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    12. 1.6l mk1 mystery vacuum valve rear passanger wheel well

      Any chance you know where I can source one? I also saw in a couple threads you can delete it, just get a copper coupler and attach the 2 lines... Any idea if that's true or not


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    13. I was thinking it must be fuel vent related, I...

      I was thinking it must be fuel vent related, I don't see what else would be back there


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    14. 1.6l mk1 mystery vacuum valve rear passanger wheel well

      Any one know what this valve is? Found it hanging down when I bought the car...

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    16. ^ I'd love to see this... There's certainly much...

      ^ I'd love to see this... There's certainly much more hp to gain from an e85 tune... Maybe we can convince Steve to fill up a tank for the day, there's one right by ffe Steve I'll bring you there ;)...
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      WTB: OSVW strut caps or spacers

      bump


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    18. FS: e55 jetta retrofits, ground control camber plates

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      WTB: OSVW strut caps or spacers

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      WTB: OSVW strut caps or spacers

      someone's gotta have a set!


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