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    1. So, I refreshed the transmission on Gretchen. I...

      So, I refreshed the transmission on Gretchen. I could feel some of the syncros not meshing right and the clutch was toast from the last time we were talking about it. Some guy totals it and I buy a...
    2. Thread: Adieu

      by Pablo_san2
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      Well, then I guess I cant say goodbye. For the...

      Well, then I guess I cant say goodbye. For the next 3 years 7 months and 39 days I will be without a scirocco. Then after I reach that subsequent point, I will have shaved a car loan and saved enough...
    3. Thread: Adieu

      by Pablo_san2
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      Adieu

      ******* blew a stop sign on unplowed unsalted roads doing 30. Smashed bruces front end and torched the entire left side. My dearest scirocco forum, thank you for all your help and knowledge but our...
    4. Holy crap, you were running a 60amp alt on an a/c...

      Holy crap, you were running a 60amp alt on an a/c car? That's awful, I cant believe that that alt didnt die sooner... You are supposed to have the 90 on it... Also, the raise in rpm is to handle the...
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      Save yourself some money and buy new, the pieces...

      Save yourself some money and buy new, the pieces you linked are complete ****. Why do I say that? They arent traditional euro headlights, which are the oblong and tv-light setup.

      Save yourself...
    6. Timbo? Timbo?? ...

      Timbo? Timbo??

      http://forums.vwvortex.com/showthread.php?5054865-TimboTip-of-the-Day-10-14-Toolbox-and-some-good-tools-to-keep-in-it
    7. That's such a shame man, those tail lights are...

      That's such a shame man, those tail lights are the sexiest Ive seen!! :cool: Psh, pay the ticket and tell em to shove off!

      On a side note, you could also upgrade to ultra-bright LED's which would...
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      If he has 3-4 RACING seasons on that...

      If he has 3-4 RACING seasons on that transmission, that could be a big issue... It sounds like he's a bangup guy from your description but you also have to keep in mind that racing is 1000 times...
    9. Thread: Body Repair

      by Pablo_san2
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      No help from this guy man, Im sorry to hear about...

      No help from this guy man, Im sorry to hear about that; Ive got my own little bump from some ******* who blew through a stop sign. He got out of the car and verbatim "Im sorry man, I didnt even...
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      You know, if youre only looking to use this as a...

      You know, if youre only looking to use this as a 'daily +' you might try this: http://www.eurosportacc.com/limited_slip_differential_poor_man_kit.htm

      Ive heard some pretty good things about these...
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      A regular and NON-BEATUP tranny is $400 right? So...

      A regular and NON-BEATUP tranny is $400 right? So what about a race-raped transmission? Just sayin... If it shifts really nice and youve taken it apart to make sure that the syncros are still nice...
    12. Pics of how the taillight looks now. If you...

      Pics of how the taillight looks now. If you havent changed it and it has the original black striping yes you should be able to get out of that, or at least have it reduced to a 'fix-it' ticket...
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      approx $300... Depends on how good of a friend he...

      approx $300... Depends on how good of a friend he is... Make sure that the rebuild was broken in well before he started racing otherwise that rebuild means very little... :laugh:
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      Damn it ziggi, how did you do it? Was there...

      Damn it ziggi, how did you do it? Was there substantial modification necessary or what??????? :mad: :P
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      I feel bad for you. In wisconsin our cars are...

      I feel bad for you. In wisconsin our cars are emissions exempt, we dont need a catalytic converter... Good luck!! :laugh:
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      Your mistake, Rockyrococo, is that you posted...

      Your mistake, Rockyrococo, is that you posted something that has been well covered in many different threads well before your time here... A simple google search for 'A1 Engine swap' would answer the...
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      Whichever is cheaper! (read, in best condition...

      Whichever is cheaper! (read, in best condition with most parts laying around (of which should also be in good condition)) :cool:
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      the best advice that we can offer here, paying...

      the best advice that we can offer here, paying attention to not wanting to punt you, is to click 'Forum' then from there find the 'Technical (VW/Audi)' area and visit the 16v forum. PLEASE do not...
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      Yeah man I get 'heat' from the defrost vents,...

      Yeah man I get 'heat' from the defrost vents, center vents but I dont notice any heat coming at mah feats... That could also be because of an unplugged firewall hole though, where the wiring exists...
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      Any winter guys chime in here... So I opened...

      Any winter guys chime in here...

      So I opened the valve manually, it was shut and looked gunky. Perhaps the radiator is keeping the radiator ungodly cold (new aluminum radiator) so I put a piece of...
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