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    1. 88 Golf 4 door, 85,000 miles, manual $2400

      Car is in St Paul, MN

      1988 Volkswagen Golf with only 85,000 miles. 5 speed manual. Extremely clean for the age. Interior is in mint shape. Ice cold A/C. Clean title. 2.25 cat back exhaust (not...
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      1988 Volkswagen Golf with only 85,000 miles. 5...

      1988 Volkswagen Golf with only 85,000 miles. 5 speed manual. Extremely clean for the age. Interior is in mint shape. Ice cold A/C. Clean title. 2.25 cat back exhaust (not very loud). Nearly 100% rust...
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      Sorry to continue this thread but i figured it...

      Sorry to continue this thread but i figured it would be better than starting a new one.

      I am looking to get a passat wagon myself and wanted to get some information. What should I stay away...
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      Perfect. Thanks all! The cabby goes back on the...

      Perfect. Thanks all! The cabby goes back on the road tomorrow!
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      Okay thanks. The guy that was installing my...

      Okay thanks. The guy that was installing my windshield (insurance) told me it was a locking strip. And that i shouldn't drive it until i get a new one. I brought up the fact that i can buy a seal...
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      The pic is missing above.... My 86 just got a new...

      The pic is missing above.... My 86 just got a new windshield and the chrome trim/strip is all busted up... Can I just leave it out?

      Is it a locking strip or is it just trim? I do not like the...
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      Yes i paid $800... IDK what happened during an...

      Yes i paid $800... IDK what happened during an edit:banghead:
      Pistons and Jugs are 87mm
      Crank has a 74 stamp on it... I assume that means a 74mm counter weight???
      Carbs have a 34 stamped
      Heads...
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      Got some goodies today off CL. There was a...

      Got some goodies today off CL.

      There was a stock engine listedon craigslist today. I went to go pick it up and the guy had a bunch of other stuff laying around from an old project that he never...
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      Thanks guys, you have given me plenty to research...

      Thanks guys, you have given me plenty to research now.

      My cylinders have some surface rust in them... I'm thinking i should replace them but i'll try to wipe them down and see how much of it...
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      Good to know Sorry... lack of knowledge with...

      Good to know

      Sorry... lack of knowledge with terms here, I need to "align bore" the case. And probably just replace the pistons and cylinders because there is some surface rust in the cylinders...
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      Worth a rebuild?

      Hi All,

      Brand new to the air cooled world, a couple of days ago i bought a 73 beetle off of CL. The PO took apart the engine several years ago due to a knock. And thats where it sits now... In a...
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      Hi all, Just bought a 73 beetle... the engine...

      Hi all,

      Just bought a 73 beetle... the engine is ripped apart currently. I'm looking for names in town for air cooled parts. Also looking for somewhere to get the case honed.
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      Yeah it doesn't look too bad. I took mine apart...

      Yeah it doesn't look too bad. I took mine apart and the ther a crack/split in the o-ring



      This is the route i'm taking i ripped everything a part the other night... I pulled the radiator and...
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      Oil Leaking from oil cooler

      Got to work yesterday noticed a trail of oil. I got the car towed home and noticed it is coming from the oil cooler... Very big leak.

      On to my question:

      Am i being cheap if i just replace the...
    15. Happy Birthday to my Cabby...

      Happy Birthday to my Cabby
      http://i28.photobucket.com/albums/c203/hyperlightboards48/86%20cabby/photobucket-6591-1329268427602.jpg...
    16. Thanks for all the positive feed back i was...

      Thanks for all the positive feed back i was thinking i would get hate... i always forget how freindly the cabby forum is:)


      this is really ghetto but here we go...
      Front:
      2 inch Jeep XJ spacers...
    17. WINTER MODE!!!...

      WINTER MODE!!!
      http://i28.photobucket.com/albums/c203/hyperlightboards48/DSCN2826.jpg
      http://i28.photobucket.com/albums/c203/hyperlightboards48/DSCN2827.jpg...
    18. Fabulous 4-tone horn on steering wheel.... ...

      Fabulous 4-tone horn on steering wheel....

      :D.... just made my day
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      Figured Id host the images incase you come...

      Figured Id host the images incase you come across this after the car is sold:)


      "I am selling a 1993 VW automatic Cabriolet convertible, with only 35,500 miles!
      Features leather seats, power...
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      Something to gawk at

      What do people do with these things, Its nuts only 35k on this thing... Even comes with a car phone! Price seems fair
      http://minneapolis.craigslist.org/hnp/cto/3149760384.html
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