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    1. What's the name for the two cans behind the Cats?

      What's the name for the two cans behind the Cats?
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      Random thought: If you're running the stock...

      Random thought:

      If you're running the stock intake, the noise pipe / soundaktor thing is right there behind the glove box somewhere. That would effectively couple noises from the engine bay to...
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      Sounded like a brake pad wear sensor to me, too. ...

      Sounded like a brake pad wear sensor to me, too.

      Do your pads have the metallic 'arms' that extend out from the pad backing to make contact with the disc away from the pad material? I imagined...
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      I still have my old crank if it comes to that,...

      I still have my old crank if it comes to that, John.
    5. Thread: Part out time

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      Smokin' deal on the brakes, Jake. Are you...

      Smokin' deal on the brakes, Jake. Are you marketing on the GTI forums as well?
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      :thumbup::thumbup: Time to change the screen...

      :thumbup::thumbup:

      Time to change the screen name I guess - AFKA-DudeWithTheR32

      Hurry back.
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      I don't know the particulars of install. I...

      I don't know the particulars of install.

      I bought one and held onto it until it was time for DSG service, then I just gave it to my mechanic.

      If you're not doing the service, I don't know how...
    8. Thread: WiTW 2015

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      I'm coming, but leaving the MkV at home this...

      I'm coming, but leaving the MkV at home this trip. Maybe I'll drive it out next year....
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      This should be a sticky. :laugh:

      This should be a sticky. :laugh:
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      Probably too complicated when you're trying to...

      Probably too complicated when you're trying to assert fault / warranty on the service, but...

      ...good opportunity to sub in the CNC machined aluminum filter housing.
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      I can't give you chapter and verse on how it...

      I can't give you chapter and verse on how it works.

      I can say that conventional wisdom around here is if you drive hard, tighten up Haldex maintenance intervals to 20K miles.
    12. In.:wave:

      In.:wave:
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      Ugh. My mechanic ran mine on a lift to...

      Ugh. My mechanic ran mine on a lift to demonstrate where my diff 'howl' emanated from. I could live with the howl, but I replaced the whole thing a year or two later when the Haldex gave out.
      ...
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      Poll: 134,554 based on my FB photo from the track...

      134,554 based on my FB photo from the track yesterday.
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      Find the coilover you're considering and compare...

      Find the coilover you're considering and compare model numbers (new) between MkIV and MkV fitment.

      Probably different. I just spot checked a KW V2 at ECS tuning, and they have different part...
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      Never thought about the tool. though 95% of the...

      Never thought about the tool. though 95% of the time I have my basic 'track day toolkit' with me and that would have all I need.
    17. Maybe you're improving the F/R weight balance.

      Maybe you're improving the F/R weight balance.
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      Welcome! The board is a great resource if...

      Welcome!

      The board is a great resource if you're willing to either wade through it or ask the right question.

      Even if that research is, "What the hell just happened to me!?1"

      Based on your...
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      This. Even this is if you paid the upcharge...

      This.

      Even this is if you paid the upcharge ($25?, I don't remember) for the two bolts.

      Also, I think there's more than four bolts involved, maybe six? I snapped one off just trying to get...
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      ^^^that's a pretty good height for suspension...

      ^^^that's a pretty good height for suspension travel / serious driving.

      Today for me: drove it 700 odd miles from Seattle down to Thunderhill, going to track with Audi Club Golden Gate this...
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