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      I simply put a hair elastic around the ashtray,...

      I simply put a hair elastic around the ashtray, just behind the wood front, and it has worked well for 2 years now :)

      Mike
    2. Update. I towed the car 260 miles to the VW...

      Update. I towed the car 260 miles to the VW dealer, after 3 hours of no VCDS communication, they along with the regional rep who happened to be in town, believe the kessy is the problem. In their...
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      Can you open the door if you pull the inside...

      Can you open the door if you pull the inside handle twice quickly.


      Mike
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      so are you saying the door won't open with the...

      so are you saying the door won't open with the inside handle or the out side handle unless both are operated at the same time?


      Mike
    5. Voltage is 12.8 - 12.7 for both battery's, all...

      Voltage is 12.8 - 12.7 for both battery's, all fuses are good . I'm only getting 11.4v on the "hot" wire in the infamous bundle of three , that are the usual culprit of the fault. I haven't had...
    6. Will do! :) Mike

      Will do! :)

      Mike
    7. Thread: door locks

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      Are the Child locks engaged on that door? Mike

      Are the Child locks engaged on that door?

      Mike
    8. Ok, the key fob locks and unlocks the car as...

      Ok, the key fob locks and unlocks the car as normal, the legal warning comes up as normal,the interior lights work as normal, the key in the ignition does not produce a "click" of the steering and...
    9. Some things light up , climate system, stereo,...

      Some things light up , climate system, stereo, seats, I'll check with the rest in an hour.


      Thanks for the reply :) Mike
    10. Steering Defective Workshop... with a twist

      I got this message and the car won't start but the wheel is free to turn (no lock) , flat bed to my garage and stripped foot well to get at the "3 wires" that were repaired 4 years ago. Repair is...
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      With the shop press, it would deform but not...

      With the shop press, it would deform but not enter beyond the flange of the bushing, tried it straight and on an angle with no success.:banghead:

      Thanks for sticking with me :) I prevailed...
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      All in place!!!!!!! My trick is : bring drop...

      All in place!!!!!!! My trick is : bring drop links and bushings up to 180*f with boiling water, wear work gloves ( drop links are hot) small amount of soap on bushing, work on floor so you can...
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      I'm boiling the drop links and the...

      I'm boiling the drop links and the bushings....... and I have one in:P 3 more to go, hope my thumbs hold out.


      Mike
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      ok , I'm on the floor with a piece of wood and...

      ok , I'm on the floor with a piece of wood and hot water and soap and the side of my thumb white and dented, no go. I would like to send the drop links and bushings to PowerFlex and make them do...
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      I'm using a shop press. Mike

      I'm using a shop press.

      Mike
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      Sorry, yes, the SS sleeves are NOT in the...

      Sorry, yes, the SS sleeves are NOT in the bushings. I am trying to press the purple silicone/plastic bushing WITH OUT the SS sleeve, the sleeve is to be pressed in after the purple silicone/plastic...
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      Ok, I have the drop links removed, bushings...

      Ok, I have the drop links removed, bushings pressed out and there is no way the new purple bushings will "press' in :mad:

      "Pushing in the new ones was easy - as per the instruction I used a drop...
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      Are you referring to the peanut bulb in the hi...

      Are you referring to the peanut bulb in the hi beam bucket? This is the "city light". You can change it without removing the air box cover. Just remove the air box intake that mounts at the top of...
    19. Merry Christmas to you all!!!!! Mike ...

      Merry Christmas to you all!!!!!


      Mike :biggrinsanta:
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      I hope the "odd sound" is not a piston touching a...

      I hope the "odd sound" is not a piston touching a valve.


      Mike
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