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    1. Thread: CV Blowout

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      Yes, best DIY for this seen so far. Thanks for...

      Yes, best DIY for this seen so far. Thanks for the post :thumbup:

      Would add that a new M14 hub bolt should be used, they're one time use stretch
      For '06MY tFSI 2.0L 3c5 it's VWHT 005 437 3.61...
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      Use trim tool in direction of arrows:...

      Use trim tool in direction of arrows:
      http://i1361.photobucket.com/albums/r664/RichardSEL/VentcentreDashWithArrows_zps1cc82bfa.jpg

      Take care with this one, should move alright sideways:...
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      Ugly? No, don't think so. Mean mebe... There's...

      Ugly? No, don't think so. Mean mebe... There's a fetish for rust saved as a preserved body petina for period custom re-builds (what's it called?) that we don't have over here... it's like that
      ...
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      LEDs to Door Mirror Heaters

      Fitted two off each side Red LEDs in parallel with the door mirrors' heater supply. Used Maplins's A40CY lens LEDs 12V 20mA with resistor and trailing leads pre-prepared and shrink wrapped 7.49 inc....
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      Just look at what they're crushing ...

      Just look at what they're crushing <cry> :facepalm:
    6. Only positive, 100% sure way is to have inlet...

      Only positive, 100% sure way is to have inlet manifold off, and ground walnut shells' blast. Only needs to be done the once in a direct injected engine's "lifetime". I'm at 70k miles now and plan...
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      When fitted, they need to be switched on by VCDS...

      When fitted, they need to be switched on by VCDS in the door controllers. My four came as standard in this '06MY SEL Estate

      If you move to LED units you'll need to get CANbus friendly ones. ...
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      It's actually in the pump, part of the pump assy

      It's actually in the pump, part of the pump assy
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      Hope you don't feel as if I'm trying to teach how...

      Hope you don't feel as if I'm trying to teach how to suck eggs (whatever that saying's origin means!) But according to threads I've scanned in passing some folks havn't cleaned out the filter...
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      Fuel filter? Not a diesel head here. Some...

      Fuel filter? Not a diesel head here. Some Golfs have a seperate canister in the engine compartment with (I think, only been out to VCDS the one) four pipes going to its top.

      Don't think...
    11. Go 4 it. There was no VCDS distributor in UK...

      Go 4 it. There was no VCDS distributor in UK when I bought. Barfed at the cost. But since it saw off a dealer trying to rip me off (with thanks to the Ross-Tech office to tell me what to do/what...
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      Get your Camshaft Position Sensor changed. The...

      Get your Camshaft Position Sensor changed. The other faults might go then too. Sometimes the connector gets gunked up so clean the plug/socket contacts with Servisol first
    13. http://wiki.ross-tech.com/wiki/index.php/P000A/000...

      http://wiki.ross-tech.com/wiki/index.php/P000A/000010
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      I would be questioning why the difference between...

      I would be questioning why the difference between the last scan you did before handing car over to service dept. And the scan you've just done.

      Are you getting the hard pedal symptom referred...
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      Bet that quietened it down! Good How-to. Thanks...

      Bet that quietened it down! Good How-to. Thanks for bothering :thumbup:

      Did this amount of play affect your rear track viz tyre wear? Have you had laser align since?
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      Your scan was 220km ago. Clear codes and see...

      Your scan was 220km ago. Clear codes and see what comes back?
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      What "vacuum pump"? They changed the PCV coz...

      What "vacuum pump"?
      They changed the PCV coz under the recall it was faulty.
      Otherwise they wouldn't have changed it. So you pay nothing IMO
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      Looks like you've already got the mod that went...

      Looks like you've already got the mod that went from 7.7 to 10cm.
      Where are you?

      http://i1361.photobucket.com/albums/r664/RichardSEL/OilPumpshaft_zpsdbfe40f7.jpeg
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      The new part number you should look for is 3C0...

      The new part number you should look for is 3C0 907 530 Q. What revision letter (shown on the VCDS scan) do you have now? "Q" is the latest.
      Most B6 were supplied with a "C" Which will give...
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      Do hate unfinished threads... So my AliExpress...

      Do hate unfinished threads...

      So my AliExpress Indicator/DRLs arrived on Friday, installed yesterday, and checked out correct operation today

      Some notes at:...
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