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      Check voltage at fan when activated. If voltage...

      Check voltage at fan when activated.
      If voltage is good, then it appears the fan bearing is failing - replace fan.

      - Erik
    2. Hello fifteen52 & UroTuning! What's the...

      Hello fifteen52 & UroTuning! What's the centerbore on the 4x100mm 17x8 et30 wheels?
      Have you be able to fit the TurboMac's over the MINI Cooper (R56 Gen) OEM John Cooper Works Brembo brakes?

      -...
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      The alternator has an internal voltage regulator...

      The alternator has an internal voltage regulator to ensure system (battery) charging is smooth and you don't receive power spikes.
      However if that regulator is toast / dead, you will either see no...
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      Search up on the common Fan Control Relay /...

      Search up on the common Fan Control Relay / Module that's underneath the battery tray, under the hood.
      That's a great please to start due to contamination occurs with those connections.

      - Erik
    5. Reading the fault codes from a VAG-COM, what's...

      Reading the fault codes from a VAG-COM, what's the EXACT code(s)?

      - Erik
    6. * VW DTC P0638 Throttle Actuator...

      * VW DTC P0638 Throttle Actuator Range/Performance (Bank1)
      * VW DTC P2101 Throttle Actuation Control (TAC) Motor CKT - Out of Range / Performance
      If the codes are coming back IMMEDIATELY, even when...
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      Bump; dates added. - Erik

      Bump; dates added.

      - Erik
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      On the metal fenders = no. On the plastic fender...

      On the metal fenders = no.
      On the plastic fender liner = only when the steering wheel was locked (full turn) in either direction.

      - Erik
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      A Forge 007 diverter valve is what you want....

      A Forge 007 diverter valve is what you want.
      Don't go with a valve that vents to atmosphere as the ECU is designed with a "closed-loop" MAF system.


      No.


      No, instead get a DV - a Forge or...
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      Have you scanned the ABS controller to see if a...

      Have you scanned the ABS controller to see if a wheel speed sensor is faulty / dead?

      - Erik
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      What's the EXACT fault code on the intake air...

      What's the EXACT fault code on the intake air temperature sensor?
      Have you verified that you have a known, good working MAF sensor?

      - Erik
    12. Actually, have you ever replaced the ignition...

      Actually, have you ever replaced the ignition switch?
      That's a component I'd start with first as a worn out switch can affect several different powered items.

      - Erik
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      Are you tucking anything at the moment? ...

      Are you tucking anything at the moment?


      That's what I used to run on 18x8.5 with et30 on my Jetta and didn't have an issue (no rolling, but didn't plan on tucking):
      ...
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      What's you're current wheel set-up? The 18x8...

      What's you're current wheel set-up?
      The 18x8 et30 wheels will fit...
      The real question is what tire size are you wanting?

      I know you gave a reference dimension from floor to fender; are you...
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      * VW DTC 17743 (P1335) - Engine Torque Monitoring...

      * VW DTC 17743 (P1335) - Engine Torque Monitoring 2 Control Limit Exceeded
      Removing the ASR fuse isn't your source of the problem.
      Check here, and complete the appropriate repairs:
      *...
    16. Be very specific - you lost power to: * the...

      Be very specific - you lost power to:
      * the instrument cluster?
      * power windows?
      * sunroof?

      Anything else?

      Have you spot checked the load reduction relays underneath the steering column....
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      What type of transmission: I assume automatic,...

      What type of transmission: I assume automatic, correct?


      You need to determine what exactly that dripping fluid is. This is key.
      If the transmission is overheating and the fluid is bubbling out...
    18. No warning lights on the dash? Have you verified...

      No warning lights on the dash?
      Have you verified oil pressure on the vehicle?
      Can you get a good video recording on the said noise?

      - Erik
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      You're still guessing? Again, grab a VAG-COM and...

      You're still guessing?
      Again, grab a VAG-COM and do some logging - there's something seriously obvious that's been overlooked.
      What that is, I can't tell you since you haven't systematically gone...
    20. The quick answers regarding your glare issues: *...

      The quick answers regarding your glare issues:
      * dirty / chipped / scratched headlights (scattering the light beam)
      * dirty / smeared lens
      * overexposure setting

      Note that most phone cameras...
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