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      thanks guys, problem solved with a new intank...

      thanks guys,

      problem solved with a new intank fuel pump :thumbup::thumbup::thumbup:
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      wondered this as well... but wouldnt the walbro...

      wondered this as well... but wouldnt the walbro help out or is it like a soldier carrying around a dying soldier? pointless.. lol

      do i swap out with a oem one or can i replace it with another...
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      Forge 007, never changed to a BOV as my previous...

      Forge 007, never changed to a BOV as my previous SW was a maf file. DV was serviced about 5 months ago, had the same symptoms after the service even.. so either the DV is totally faulty that despite...
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      i've changed them severel times (last change was...

      i've changed them severel times (last change was about 500 miles ago at 0.025" gap), had them at various gaps even ranging from 0.028" to 0.025".. still get that boost issue.

      i just drove it a few...
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      Boost issue of note

      hey guys

      i have a strange boost issue, car has been to several mechanics and after trying to resolve the issue myself to no avail.

      car is an AUQ 1.8T 20v (South African version of the AWP),...
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      they were built in South Africa as well, RHD tho...

      they were built in South Africa as well, RHD tho :/
    7. snow performance VAC25-MAF to use on MAP signal

      hey guys

      well i purchased a snow performance kit from a guy locally here in Namibia, but i wasnt informed that it gets its signal from the MAF, am i able to use this from the MAP as both use a...
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      oh wow, thats damn nice AL :thumbup:

      oh wow, thats damn nice AL :thumbup:
    9. Thread: Leaking MVS 38

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      thanx for that AL, but it would be cheaper for me...

      thanx for that AL, but it would be cheaper for me just buy a new one from you. will see what i can do from here otherwise i'll call you in a few days if ive got nothing sorted from the South African...
    10. Thread: Leaking MVS 38

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      Leaking MVS 38

      hey guys

      i got a Tial MVS 38 with my pagparts kit, but it somehow warped at the bottom of the housing where the valve seat is, manifold flane is still 100% fine.

      i too only recieved 4/6 springs...
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      yeah im planning on getting a wavetrac LSD like...

      yeah im planning on getting a wavetrac LSD like next month or the month after. use slicks? as in semi slicks? and motor mounts im leaning towards brewspeed and i already got Koni coilovers.

      i did...
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      if you got an APR map and running very rich, can...

      if you got an APR map and running very rich, can be more than likely you have a boost leak between turbo and TB
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      going for the drags

      hey guys

      i wanna start drag racing with my mk4 GTI with GT3071, but im concerned regarding the driveshafts if i use semi slicks or even full slicks down the strip

      what do you guys do in regards...
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      hahaha.. i actually put them like that myself :P...

      hahaha.. i actually put them like that myself :P it goes with my engine bay with the black, red and silver theme... idea was good in my head but once i got them in and laid out like that it too...
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      yeah i get that too.. but then wouldnt the...

      yeah i get that too.. but then wouldnt the wastegate open after 16psi since thats what spring is inside?

      im running a local sw tuning company. theres no eurodyne or unitronics in my part of the...
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      Boost and Wastegate vacuum questions

      right, ive been driving the car for the last 2 days and it pulls strong, but i was only doing 11psi (0.8bar) as per what my boost gauge says. according to my tuner which i queried this 2 days ago im...
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      vacuum issue or something

      hey

      i've got an issue with my RHD mk4 1.8T 180hp brakes (guessing its only the front, havent checked back really). if the car is on, pedal feel is good, car brakes well, after driving a few...
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      Power steering query

      hey guys

      im at the final stages of my GT3071 build on a RHD mk4 GTI 180hp. due to space issues because of the steering rack and brake booster i have limited space on the passenger side of the car...
    19. yeah looking at victors it looked fine to me...

      yeah looking at victors it looked fine to me too... mine is bit trickier AL.. will send pics later today of what im talking about.. damn DP is a mission and is in the way of everything.. sodding RHD...
    20. whats your take on a proper oil return? if i look...

      whats your take on a proper oil return? if i look at victor's, it looks fine to me (never the less how mine is going to look as mine has more bends in it than a mercedez factory as i kinda have no...
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