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    1. Thread: 84 GTI refresh

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      Put the seats and steering wheel in. Took a few...

      Put the seats and steering wheel in. Took a few pictures of it outside. The ground is uneven, so wheel gap looks all over the place. It's coming together slowly. Thinking about swapping the 2 front...
    2. Thread: 84 GTI refresh

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      This is on the list to check....I wanted to...

      This is on the list to check....I wanted to double check timing and spark...I was noticing a lot of inconsistency....so I went to change the distributor cap and rotor....looks like I need wires as...
    3. Thread: 84 GTI refresh

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      No previous owner picked it up from NC and had...

      No previous owner picked it up from NC and had put VT plates on...this was always a southern car
    4. Thread: 84 GTI refresh

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      I have not set the plate height...runs for 15-20...

      I have not set the plate height...runs for 15-20 secs, then will not start again..changed the plugs...black and soaked in fuel. Running really rich
    5. Thread: 84 GTI refresh

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      I can't get the car to run long enough for warm...

      I can't get the car to run long enough for warm pressure

      Put a shim on the system pressure regulator....got the pressure up but no change...unsure what to check next.
      ...
    6. Thread: 84 GTI refresh

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      Got a replacement fuel diistributor,crush...

      Got a replacement fuel diistributor,crush washers, boot and 02 sensor.....fixed my system pressure, but car is still acting the same. It will start then sound like running on 3 cylinders, then...
    7. Pm your paypal info....I'll take the dizzy and...

      Pm your paypal info....I'll take the dizzy and let me know about those receivers.
      Thanks
    8. Thread: 84 GTI refresh

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      While I look for a distributor I turned my...

      While I look for a distributor I turned my attention to cleaning up the interior. It is a mess...didn't come with a spare but used a snowflake and put everything back together.
      As you can...
    9. 100 shipped for distributor? 19607 Thanks

      100 shipped for distributor? 19607

      Thanks
    10. Thread: 84 GTI refresh

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      Got my pressure tester built...hook it up....no...

      Got my pressure tester built...hook it up....no pressure, no fuel. Pulled the filter, which PO just replaced, so it is a few months old with little to no run time on it. Rust particles poured...
    11. Thread: 84 GTI refresh

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      Pulled the plunger out and cleaned everything...

      Pulled the plunger out and cleaned everything with gasoline...it moves a bit more freely. There is some wear towards the end, but doesnt seem to effect its performance. Big thing is the pressure...
    12. Thread: 84 GTI refresh

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      Ive personally never had one go bad, but the one...

      Ive personally never had one go bad, but the one on this car looks and probably is new. Yet i have another new one for piece of mind.

      but for anyone else searching threads ill put this in.
      the...
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    14. Thread: 84 GTI refresh

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      Thanks...it is very clean...just improved with...

      Thanks...it is very clean...just improved with some elbow grease...interior still needs a lot. Car currently has new plugs, injectors, injector cups, fuel filter and timing is spot on. I'll...
    15. Thread: 84 GTI refresh

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      Checked the sensor plate and plunger. Both move...

      Checked the sensor plate and plunger. Both move freely, but plate was dirty and the plunger looked very clean or almost new. Accumulator is not leaking so SPR is on the list to check after I get my...
    16. Thread: 84 GTI refresh

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      I'm unsure how long it sat. I believe 4 years. ...

      I'm unsure how long it sat. I believe 4 years. Pump is working...will be pressure testing soon
    17. Thread: 84 GTI refresh

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      Im pretty sure I'm getting fuel to the injectors,...

      Im pretty sure I'm getting fuel to the injectors, but I will check and if they are new the Spray pattern should be ok. Im going to check the plunger and sensor plate next.
    18. Thread: 84 GTI refresh

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      Started up the GTI...started right up. Whiite...

      Started up the GTI...started right up. Whiite smoke....ran for about a min and died.
      What has been done.
      New fuel tank
      New pump

      PO stated
      New fuel filter
      New injectors

      Looks to have...
    19. Thread: 84 GTI refresh

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      I picked it up 3 years ago on ebay...cut off the...

      I picked it up 3 years ago on ebay...cut off the orig pipe that was welded on to shorten it.

      It reminded me of the old leistritz exhaust I had on my mk2
    20. Thread: 84 GTI refresh

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      It was most definitely an exercise. Needed a day...

      It was most definitely an exercise. Needed a day to recover but tossed the exhaust on quick. Once the bumper is on i think the tip will look better. A bit awkward now but it's the same length as...
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