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      Mk4 gti like mk1 gti but better.

      I owned a 1999 agu 1.8t for 5 years until the gear box went and it wasn't worth fixing.

      I broke it sold all the bits, brought a 2000 bmw e46 323i, the rear floor cracked so i stripped it sold most...
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      I did mine years ago hld in vide tapped the old...

      I did mine years ago hld in vide tapped the old bearing out using 36 mm vr6 oil filter socket, and tapped new one in took ages, i did press the outside of the bearing as you should.

      If one doesnt...
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      Strange, even if the core was blocked the...

      Strange, even if the core was blocked the pressure would just bypass the core through the pipe connected to the 2 heater core pipes, if the core leaks you get a musty smell plus fogged windows.

      As...
    4. Either you still have a leak could be the one way...

      Either you still have a leak could be the one way valves in pcv evap system or your in some limp mode ecu will use the n112 valve to reduce boost by opening the diverter valve

      Have you cleared...
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      I'd have hand cranked it firSt to check engine...

      I'd have hand cranked it firSt to check engine not seized, then pulled plugs & tipped a little oil into cylinders, pulled rocker cover poured oil over camgear, refit rocket cover, then hand crank...
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      ecs tuning $29.35 Mfg Part # 084409189B ECS Part...

      ecs tuning $29.35 Mfg Part # 084409189B ECS Part # ES#286794

      Thats for a mk4 1.8t
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      Bang bang Bang bang Bang bang Bang bang ==== boom...

      Bang bang Bang bang Bang bang Bang bang ==== boom unlucky, i do enjoy watching turbo backfire videos

      Supras skylines seem to be the anti lag favorites.

      A spun bearing normally caused by oil...
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      The pcv system gets clogged and can cause blue...

      The pcv system gets clogged and can cause blue smoke, since it's a turbo they blow-by more with higher boost.

      So making sure it's clean is general maintinance..

      The pcv system is excellent...
    9. Oil pickup came off, possible engine damage? new sump painted?

      Previous owner crack the sump, jb weld it from the inside and must have cleaned or replaced the pick up, no part number on it.

      And he'd not tightened the bolts:banghead:. and was at the bottom of...
    10. Cambelt replacment trick, getting the belt back on without damaging the belt .

      Hi all just brought another 1.8t golf and changed the belt myself 1st time despite my knowledge over the years.

      Well i came to mounting the belt and it was very tight, a local place here in the uk...
    11. Thread: New laptop.

      by animaniac
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      First time i used vcds was on a usb 3 lenovo win...

      First time i used vcds was on a usb 3 lenovo win 7 and that was fine,
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      On your spare keys you may have a plastic tag...

      On your spare keys you may have a plastic tag with your pin on or it may have been written in your service history / manuals.
    13. 01330 - Central Control Module for Central...

      01330 - Central Control Module for Central Convenience (J393): Voltage supply too low

      Possible Causes
      Battery Faulty or Discharged
      Charging System Problem
      Wiring Problem

      Special Notes ...
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      16816/P0432 - Main Catalyst: Bank 2: Efficiency...

      16816/P0432 - Main Catalyst: Bank 2: Efficiency Below Threshold

      Possible Symptoms
      Malfunction Indicator Light (MIL) ON

      Possible Causes
      Failed Ceramic Monolith in Catalyst
      Oxygen...
    15. Can't find info on some of the codes but google...

      Can't find info on some of the codes but google search said battery power/ ground, shorted wires
    16. Well mike valentine updates his radar detectors...

      Well mike valentine updates his radar detectors incase you were not aware, he's also a porsche fanatic and drives a cgt, tesla!http://i4.photobucket.com/albums/y123/lotusnut/DSC_0322-2.jpg

      His ham...
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      Glad you got it fixed, if it's worn chances are...

      Glad you got it fixed, if it's worn chances are that it could have stopped working and left you unble to start the car, or could have cut the power on the highway..
    18. Tilt sensor cool.:cool: 16471/P0087/000135 -...

      Tilt sensor cool.:cool:

      16471/P0087/000135 - Fuel Rail/System Pressure: Too Low

      Possible Symptoms
      Power Loss

      Possible Causes
      Fuel Pressure too Low
      Mechanical Deficiency of Hardware...
    19. Didn't know that. Ross tech deserve people to...

      Didn't know that.

      Ross tech deserve people to support their business because they have made a great product, and have put it out at a fair price even when shipping to the uk.

      I got fed up with...
    20. I was thinking of a 2nd hand bargin on ebay, just...

      I was thinking of a 2nd hand bargin on ebay, just make sure it has proper serial number on it, kind of pointless to buy a cheap clone of vcds, because if you can't read the real codes it will cost...
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