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      dial indicator

      It sounds like you are talking about a dial indicator, not a micrometer. Is this accurate?
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      YEP

      I dropped the pan and you guys were right on. The timing mark is miles off from where it belongs. So, can someone clarify this micrometer technique for finding the exact TDC? What exactly should I...
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      update

      Wow, I am really sorry for leaving you guys hanging. Here is where I am at with this issue. Ended up pulling the head wherein I discovered a pretty healthy valve guide leak on #4, but the valves...
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      1.6TD timing frustration

      Good morning all,

      I read up on the many helpful threads on setting up the timing on the 1.6TD. Here is my problem. Got my cam locked at TDC with the sprocket loose, IP locked with a socket, crank...
    5. Need a dial indicator and diesel injection pump adapter today in Portland, OR!

      Does anyone have a dial indicator with a 1.6TD injection pump adapter for sale or even to borrow for a day? the local VW shop has them for $69 which I truly cannot afford right now. SO if anybody has...
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      New pm sent.

      New pm sent.
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      pm sent

      pm sent
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      Thanks for the info. was the corrado suspension...

      Thanks for the info. was the corrado suspension any different that the other models for perfomance or was it all the same stuff across the board? Obviously save for the difference between 4cyl and...
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      Corrado struts on mk2 diesel?

      Looking for some advice. Will front struts from a '93 Corrado VR6 mount up to my '91 jetta ECOdiesel? if so, will they affect my ride height at all?\

      Thanks
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      Same issue, replaced pressure switches.

      I have this issue with my '91 ECOdiesel. I replaced both pressure swtiches along with oil change (MANN oil filter and 15w20 Lubro-Moly synthetic) and the problem persists. I have read some folks...
    11. this was the problem. relay was bad causing the...

      this was the problem. relay was bad causing the pump to intermittently run off and on when the engine was off. Thanks for all the responses.
    12. I was going to leave the new battery overnight to...

      I was going to leave the new battery overnight to make sure that was what was draining it but I unplugged the SAI pump like you suggested and that is unfortunatly, what the problem is. I think I knew...
    13. Vacuum noise when my engine is off... Draining my battery and my sanity overnight.

      New member here in need of some knowlege.

      Yesterday my 96 Passat wagon VR6 started making this noise with engine off and keys out. It sounds like a vacuum cleaner running in the engine bay. from...
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