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      1978 VW scirocco, won't start

      IT was pouring down rain i drove to work car ran fine. 8 hours later i got off and tried starting it, and it started for about 2 seconds then died. Turned it over a few more times and nothing. Towed...
    2. New fuse box

      Bought a new fuse box when i bought the car around 8 months ago. Well it wasn't new but in very good shape. There is absolutely no corrosion on it...
    3. Thank you very much!

      I will take it in to get tested. I'm hoping its the alternator, i dont wanna have to check a bunch of wiring. I really appreciate your help, have a nice day.
    4. I had my buddy who is a VW mechanic check it.

      It was some kind of battery/alternator tester gizmo. The alternator was replaced about 2k ago, it was a brand new bosch one. The battery cables are pretty new. Where is/what is the voltage regulator?
    5. Everything is flickering! Gas guage, temp, dash lights, interior lights headlights, everything.

      Can anybody help me out with this? I'm somewhat new to old VWs. I have a 1978 VW scirocco with a 1.8 8v JH, It seems like the voltage isnt consistent to anything in my car. If i full throttle my car...
    6. Thread: Anyone?!

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      Thanks

      Definitely does suck tho, i'm buying these rims today.

      http://i550.photobucket.com/albums/ii422/harvey170/photo.jpg
    7. Thread: Anyone?!

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      Got the link now

      I've always like the wheels never could find ones like them
    8. Thread: Anyone?!

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      Anyone?!

      Does anyone know what kind of wheels these are? Or if they are real wheels??

      http://i550.photobucket.com/albums/ii422/harvey170/2f6f7ebf.jpg
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      4 speed- 5 speed swap??

      I have a 1978 scirocco with a 1.8 jh engine and 4 speed tranny, recently bought i 5 speed (fk) i was wondering what other parts i will need to do the swap? Or if there is a write up somewhere, Ive...
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      Thanks

      Thanks for the compliments, Gonna start the 5 speed swap real soon. Just picked up the tranny yesterday, its an fk close ratio with a longer 5th. My buddy is the one with the nice camera, i'll post...
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      Do you

      have a 5 speed tranny?
    12. http://i550.photobucket.com/albums/ii422/harvey170...

      http://i550.photobucket.com/albums/ii422/harvey170/424218_3560135170477_1485743674_3552623_1280092361_n.jpg
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      Beautiful scirocco, I really like it

      Beautiful scirocco, I really like it
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      My 1978 Scirocco Champagne edition

      http://i550.photobucket.com/albums/ii422/harvey170/424218_3560135170477_1485743674_3552623_1280092361_n.jpg
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      1978 vw Scirocco pics

      Just clay barred, cut and buff polish and wax. Looking good.

      http://i550.photobucket.com/albums/ii422/harvey170/425287_3560136450509_1485743674_3552626_146671346_n.jpg
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    16. Not getting a spark!!!

      I cant seem to get it to spark, replaced distributer cap and rotor, and ignition coil, still nothing. Any ideas?? (Tested for power to ignition coil and its good)





      Nope those are the stock...
    17. Yes

      It was re-sprayed, it was a very nicely done re-spray. So far its given me nothing but trouble tho, all easy fixes but i havent been able to drive it as much as i want. (gotta love vw wiring)

      Not...
    18. Did you own this car?

      I heard it was from seattle.
    19. I just bought it a week or so ago...

      The guy i bought it from had owned it since 2005.
    20. Photos

      Body is super striaght. And 100% stock

      http://i1104.photobucket.com/albums/h331/harvey0860/photo-4.jpg

      http://i1104.photobucket.com/albums/h331/harvey0860/photo-3.jpg
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