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      13 months and 9k miles later on my changed drive...

      13 months and 9k miles later on my changed drive shaft with the tripodial bearing and still good and quiet.
      Except yesterday when unbeknown to me left side inner drive shaft dust cover and both left...
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      Ours are wrong in the handbook too. Few years...

      Ours are wrong in the handbook too. Few years back asked VWUK for the correct locations and they just lied in reply. No change there then!

      PM me an email address for return .pdf attach...
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      Don't need VCDS. With Climatronic there's...

      Don't need VCDS. With Climatronic there's internal diagnostics. To read these codes press the Re-circ switch and Econ switch together, and then switch on IGN. A re-set of all settings will occur...
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      See my posts #20 + in:...

      See my posts #20 + in:
      http://forums.vwvortex.com/showthread.php?7116398-More-fun!!!-Help-troubleshoot-vibration-3500-RPM&p=87793761&highlight=driveshafts#post87793761
    5. It's worth getting a VCDS Autoscan done. There's...

      It's worth getting a VCDS Autoscan done. There's a few users out there that might come to the seller and perform an Autoscan. That'll tell you if there's any faults stored.
      If you're buying from a...
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      What goes is the pully to compressor mechanism. ...

      What goes is the pully to compressor mechanism. There are replacements available. If your centre bolt head is sticking out proud then that's what's gone. Usually the compressor itself is fine.
      ...
    7. Thread: Fob key

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      Can't. Your FOB requires IMMO code (also the SKC...

      Can't. Your FOB requires IMMO code (also the SKC too) which only VW has. When they supply another key here in UK, they have to get the code from the German mothership online. Dunno whether that's...
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      Never did get a reply, nor a translation. So...

      Never did get a reply, nor a translation. So went with clear LED DRL/indicator units instead -- from mainland China and 18 months in they're still working -- no LED out as yet (but they're marked...
    9. Plugs are now VW recommended NGK, not Bosch....

      Plugs are now VW recommended NGK, not Bosch. PFR7S8EG VW p/n 06H 905 601A
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      The thread will tell you what else to do. "Don't...

      The thread will tell you what else to do. "Don't get angry, get even" :rolleyes:
      http://www.ukpassats.co.uk/phpbb/vie...hp?f=9&t=46089



      Check your VIN with VW dealer, they'll have it listed...
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      Here's the US VCDS user location map....

      Here's the US VCDS user location map.
      http://www.maptive.com/ver3/VCDS_Locator
      I don't know how up to date it is so here's a running thread that you can post your location and request in...
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      With your Stage III, what's your Dyno read? ...

      With your Stage III, what's your Dyno read?

      For the OP -- I've only gone with Stage I by Superchips with a free update last spring. That gives me 232bhp on Dyno as against our BWA's stock 190. ...
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      What compressor have you and where did you get...

      What compressor have you and where did you get your control valve from?
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      What is the URL for this Amazon grill please? ...

      What is the URL for this Amazon grill please? Want to find out whether it's available via Amazon UK
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      Lucky to get someone to do the clutch for you at...

      Lucky to get someone to do the clutch for you at that price. I hope you used a Dual Mass Flywheel replacement

      There's a running thread on forcing VWUK warranty rust repairs. And forcing them to...
    16. On 36-pin connector: 16 - Fuel gauge sender...

      On 36-pin connector:
      16 - Fuel gauge sender (full), only with all-wheel drive
      17 - Fuel gauge sender (full)
      18 - Fuel gauge sender (empty)
      23 - Fuel gauge sender (empty), only with all-wheel...
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      Go into each module and clear all fault codes. ...

      Go into each module and clear all fault codes. Could be a transient.
      See if any return?
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      [QUOTE=cszy67;93520137]Purchased stainless steel...

      [QUOTE=cszy67;93520137]Purchased stainless steel exhaust tips (VW #3C0-071-910-U) for $36 from Amazon (A&H Automotive)

      So long as these are the genuine VW part. Have had bad experience with...
    19. Well, on what car?

      Well, on what car?
    20. Have the surplus, that's to a car on level...

      Have the surplus, that's to a car on level dipstick level of 3/4 full showing, sucked out. No harm should occur if you do it soon and keep your revs low to Autozone or wherever your nearest is. But...
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