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      Yes, it is a god sign that it spins. Yes, a...

      Yes, it is a god sign that it spins.
      Yes, a block screen on the transfer pump can and will make the primary pump scream like a banshee and could even shut the car down.

      I'd skip the pressure test...
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      Digi II & CIS-E... different dogs with the same...

      Digi II & CIS-E... different dogs with the same fleas.

      Most problems are grounds or vac leaks. Sometimes components need to be replaced and there is a need to actually diagnose to confirm you are...
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      Doesn't that mess up the fuel gauge in the dash....

      Doesn't that mess up the fuel gauge in the dash.

      What's the fix besides run a mark III dash?

      Wish I could make the time to get up there. Every free day I have I end up headed to the cape to see...
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      I'm with you on that. IF all the grounds are...

      I'm with you on that. IF all the grounds are making good electrical contact, then power and ground to the fuse/relay panel, all of the plugs secure in the fuse/relay panel, correct relays and the...
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      Hate to say it, but, tach bouncing around like...

      Hate to say it, but, tach bouncing around like that and a dim battery light generally means ground issues somewhere. Tach bouncing with the key could be issues with the connectors on the blue exciter...
    6. Heavy gauge welding cable, crimp lugs and good...

      Heavy gauge welding cable, crimp lugs and good Battery terminals are all fairly inexpensive on eBay. I would start there, and then take a serious look at the 3 pins listed above and that 10 gauge...
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      Most Digi II issues are ground or vac related. ...

      Most Digi II issues are ground or vac related.

      Grounds need to be clean, shiny and have 0 resistance.

      Several very small and hard to find vac leaks can add up to a problem, and there are a lot...
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      ABA / digi II half swap won't impress anybody for...

      ABA / digi II half swap won't impress anybody for the most part, but it puts a big smiles on my face at least twice a day... best part about going to work and some days the drive home is even better...
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      :laugh: Been there and done that.... wait am...

      :laugh: Been there and done that.... wait am still there and still doing that.



      Mostly agree with that. Went threw my current daily, bumper to bumper and replaced everything which was a wear...
    10. Any Ground Fault at the Battery will fry the ECU....

      Any Ground Fault at the Battery will fry the ECU. If you do it just right your injectors will stay on and fill your oil sump with fuel and hydrolock the engine.

      Digi II ECU Grounds:
      Pin 13: Brown...
    11. If you dig around enough in rabbits, the is a...

      If you dig around enough in rabbits, the is a cast aluminum head side coolant flange that will fit a Digi II head.

      Early Digi II front flanges are the way to go. CTS is like $30 but is a lot more...
    12. Chuckles... I am not the only one. The concept...

      Chuckles... I am not the only one.

      The concept of "spare key" baffles me..... spare keyS, I get.

      (have a spare hidden and secured on the car, one in my wallet, a couple in my tool box top...
    13. If you are very careful, you can open up the...

      If you are very careful, you can open up the switch and clean the contacts which sometimes helps. Sometimes you can bend the tabs a bit too, but be careful with that - it is all trial and error.
      ...
    14. Rebuild is definitely the way to go. Just too...

      Rebuild is definitely the way to go. Just too many possible things to check and recheck until you find all the stock points which are non- or semi- cooperative.

      When I got current daily, I ended...
    15. Good for a chuckle I guess.... Doesn't really...

      Good for a chuckle I guess....

      Doesn't really answer the question though.

      What's less junk than Bosch 03368 for a late Digi II car?
    16. Clear indication that you have voltage feed back...

      Clear indication that you have voltage feed back a/o faulty grounds.

      Does your fuse/relay panel look like it has gotten wet? (they can corrode internally and cause all kinds of problems.)

      Clip...
    17. Then what is the option?

      Then what is the option?
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      Makes an annoying and tedious task so much easier...

      Makes an annoying and tedious task so much easier and simpler:

      http://www.germanautoparts.com/productdisplay/4881
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      QTF Should have come stock with a red stripe...

      QTF

      Should have come stock with a red stripe quad grill too.
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      Does make sense, and those injectors can be an...

      Does make sense, and those injectors can be an outragous PITA even with the correct tool.

      You may want to get a short length of 2x4 or something to take the abuse from what ever your are using for...
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