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    1. Thank you, thought it was just me. I just...

      Thank you, thought it was just me.


      I just put a new belt on mine about a month ago and while trying to tighten it a decent amount the bolt broke. I put in a new bolt and then the adjuster...
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      Drove it a bit too fast, luckily got off with a...

      Drove it a bit too fast, luckily got off with a warning.
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      Angel - The Fortune

      Angel - The Fortune
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      I replaced mine a couple weeks ago. It looked as...

      I replaced mine a couple weeks ago. It looked as if it was leaking from high but once removed there was no sign of any rust holes or anything. You can't see much through the fuel pump access panel...
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      Its spring man! Its a whole 44 degrees out. ...

      Its spring man! Its a whole 44 degrees out. Sweatin it up.
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      Started timing belt install, found water pump...

      Started timing belt install, found water pump shaft has play so going to replace it, found out overheating issue when idling could be because electric fan isn't coming on. Going to replace the...
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      Got the parts today, they look great, thanks a...

      Got the parts today, they look great, thanks a lot man.
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      Re-post I assume? Just caught the lego ball...

      Re-post I assume?

      Just caught the lego ball on Mythbusters and noticed they were gonna smash a 16v

      about 1:50
      http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MUkpQIRE3zY...
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      Finished off an alpine stereo cde-121 install...

      Finished off an alpine stereo cde-121 install (black so doesn't look too bad).

      Changed oil/filter.

      Fished a little pebble out of the catalytic converter heatshield that was rattling and driving...
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      http://i865.photobucket.com/albums/ab212/SirVarnis...

      http://i865.photobucket.com/albums/ab212/SirVarnish/DSC_4055sm.jpg

      http://i865.photobucket.com/albums/ab212/SirVarnish/DSC_4090sm.jpg
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      Drove it! Also found it was the fuse rather...

      Drove it!

      Also found it was the fuse rather than bulb issues preventing my left side parking/tail lights not to work - just had to take it out and re-seat it.
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      Got to drive mine finally yesterday after the new...

      Got to drive mine finally yesterday after the new gas tank was put in. The water temp gauge stayed just above the red indicator light as mentioned by 531sb2 above and my oil temps were a bit over...
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      Didn't take any pictures because I just wanted it...

      Didn't take any pictures because I just wanted it done but the basic steps were:

      1. Jacked car up on all four corners with the rear end as high as I could get it.
      2. Removed rear tires.
      3. ...
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      My gauge looks like that one in the pic I posted...

      My gauge looks like that one in the pic I posted with the temp in the lower left. Glad this got posted or I could have ignored an issue. I'll have to wait til I get the gas tank in and the car on...
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      I want to say the oil temp was like 180 or so but...

      I want to say the oil temp was like 180 or so but I can't be sure. I would have been alarmed if the oil temps were indicating 210 or more. Car should be running again here soon as I have all the...
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      I'm new to sciroccos as well and have an 87. I...

      I'm new to sciroccos as well and have an 87. I stole this pic from another thread, but isn't the upper line with the two dots the normal range indicator? I was also concerned about the seemingly...
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      Got the new fuel tank in por15. Received new...

      Got the new fuel tank in por15. Received new shocks all around too. Hope to have it back on the road after this weekend.
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      Hoping mine will be here this week, pulled the...

      Hoping mine will be here this week, pulled the old one a couple weeks ago and it seemed to be leaking from the seam like the recall mentions. No vw dealer here though and vw usa said the recall had...
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      VW is a whole new world to me, I've been into...

      VW is a whole new world to me, I've been into jeeps for years. My parents had a beetle back when I was a kid but I've never even had a car til this '87 Scirocco I picked up.

      Daily driver #1 - an...
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      Sticky: bronson75, excellent packing and lightning fast...

      bronson75, excellent packing and lightning fast responses to communication and shipping. :thumbup:
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