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      You need a proper COM Serial Port for this...

      You need a proper COM Serial Port for this program to work.
    2. Thread: R32 GoPro Mod

      by graeme86
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      R32 GoPro Mod

      Found this on facebook...don't know how to post direct link to the video, but here is the page:

      https://www.facebook.com/365327330318848/videos/387346261450288/

      :cool:
    3. You can't "adapt" a "used" cluster with milage...

      You can't "adapt" a "used" cluster with milage already on it.

      You need to directly install your immo/pincode/key codes etc information by rewriting EEPROM of R32 cluster from information in your...
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      I will throw in that the original Mini Cooper...

      I will throw in that the original Mini Cooper (pre-2007) and the Ford Mondeo 2000-2007 use the same Xenon projectors as the OEM Mk IV, so maybe there is an adapter somewhere already for these models...
    5. My old original bulbs were very dim and I did...

      My old original bulbs were very dim and I did start to notice some odd flickers especially when hitting a pothole.

      Once bulbs were replaced all random flickers stopped.

      I got some Osram...
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      Thanks for the "cooking tips" :D

      Thanks for the "cooking tips" :D
    7. Bulbs output deteriorates during long term usage....

      Bulbs output deteriorates during long term usage.

      Have you inspected the bulbs closely?

      If they have white salty deposits/blistering inside they are pretty much used up. Or is the external...
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      How did you get glass off without breaking it? ...

      How did you get glass off without breaking it?

      Approximate baking temperature please :)

      A couple of guys on ukmkIVs forum have retrofitted Bi-Xenons in OEM housing and lasercut the OEM shroud...
    9. Connect the K-wire externally to both Xenon...

      Connect the K-wire externally to both Xenon 12-pin plugs Pin 2.

      If you look inside the lights (inside the back cover), there is already a grey wire internally wired from these pins that goes to...
    10. You are probably correct about that. Wire...

      You are probably correct about that.

      Wire could be added with a connection to existing K-Line circuit.
    11. You MUST disconnect the DRL otherwise the...

      You MUST disconnect the DRL otherwise the ballasts receive a reduced voltage when the DRL system is on = bad.

      As you saw when you released handbrake.

      If the lights were flickering before, you...
    12. Not quite correct. You just remove the bung in...

      Not quite correct.

      You just remove the bung in the bottom and poke a screwdriver into the hole and it engages with a clip in the bottom of mirror housing.

      Look at pics in this thread:
      ...
    13. The "snowflake" warning is actually more of a...

      The "snowflake" warning is actually more of a "black ice" warning and only comes on between -5C and +4C
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      :thumbup: Good find!

      :thumbup:

      Good find!
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      Clear case of "small man" syndrome. :rolleyes: ...

      Clear case of "small man" syndrome. :rolleyes:

      "An angry male with a smaller 'engine' who feels it necessary to act out in an attempt to
      gain respect and recognition from others and compensate...
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      It doesn't "drift". Nothing was probably reset...

      It doesn't "drift".

      Nothing was probably reset after all those parts were swapped.

      You need to go thru a set procedure with VCDS so the steering sensor knows exactly where the centre position...
    17. The hinged rear cover is available as a separate...

      The hinged rear cover is available as a separate part from VW dealer.

      That part also comes with all the internal wires as well.

      It's a *biatch* to plug in the wire to the adjuster motor when...
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      You need to get the Mk IV size caps for the...

      You need to get the Mk IV size caps for the factory Aristo. They are about 55mm overall diiameter.

      :)
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      18x8 ET38 Wheel caps? China :D

      18x8 ET38



      Wheel caps? China :D
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      Installed some R-Line caps. The OZ Supercopa...

      Installed some R-Line caps.

      The OZ Supercopa wheels need a Mark V size cap to clip into the centre bore as they are not machined at all for any cap.

      Finally found some with our "old style" .:R...
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