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      01-12-2017 10:11 PM #26
      Yes and i just plug it in and it works but the system stays on while car is off


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      01-12-2017 10:18 PM #27
      Quote Originally Posted by Willb6a4 View Post
      Yes and i just plug it in and it works but the system stays on while car is off


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      So when you tested the fuses was the ignition on or off?
      Leave the ignition off test and find one that has no power, turn ignition switch on and if it has power that the one your looking for. Constant power won't hurt the manifold but it will drain your battery and maybe short a cell. Happen to me on my Passat had to put a new battery in it with less then 20,000km.
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      01-12-2017 10:19 PM #28
      Ya i tested them with the car off and they all read the same 12v snd i ran the meter while cranking and they all stayed 12


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      01-12-2017 10:23 PM #29
      Quote Originally Posted by Willb6a4 View Post
      Ya i tested them with the car off and they all read the same 12v snd i ran the meter while cranking and they all stayed 12


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      So test the ones in the engine compartment so there has to be some with ignition source.
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      01-12-2017 10:25 PM #30
      Ya ill check. I mean with just the controller on while the car is off isnt gunna kill the battery. I dont think.


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      01-12-2017 10:28 PM #31
      Quote Originally Posted by Willb6a4 View Post
      Ya ill check. I mean with just the controller on while the car is off isnt gunna kill the battery. I dont think.


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      No but the system will try and maintain tank pressure, all good until you get a leak and compressor comes on and off.
      2015 Passat TDI Highline (SEL) Yes It's Bagged Build, 2005 Bentley Continental (98474) 19x9 ET41 235/35/19 - Air Lift Performance Series - 3 H/P Air Management, Whiteline End Links, OEM Sport Pedals, 20% Window Tint, Black Wrapped Roof, Headligths from Kraftig Tuning
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      01-12-2017 10:29 PM #32
      Ya i gotcha


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      01-13-2017 11:12 AM #33
      Stuck on where to run the passenger side air line through since there doesnt appear to be any grommets


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      01-13-2017 04:21 PM #34
      Quote Originally Posted by Willb6a4 View Post
      Stuck on where to run the passenger side air line through since there doesnt appear to be any grommets


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      Not sure where you're at with the trim you've pull off both side but I ran both line on the drivers side and came out the clutch pedal grommet since it's an automatic. Only issue I had was getting the plastic line over to the passenger strut. So I ran it to the front and across the rad into the strut to avoid running a plastic line directly over top of the turbo (along firewall). If I had to do it over again, I'd install a bulkhead fitting on a L bracket on each side of the engine on the firewall, run plastic line into the driver side bulkhead, run hardline across the hot spot into the passenger side bulkhead then transition back to plastic to the strut.


      2015 Passat TDI Highline (SEL) Yes It's Bagged Build, 2005 Bentley Continental (98474) 19x9 ET41 235/35/19 - Air Lift Performance Series - 3 H/P Air Management, Whiteline End Links, OEM Sport Pedals, 20% Window Tint, Black Wrapped Roof, Headligths from Kraftig Tuning
      1991 Corrado G60 - Engine Build

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      01-13-2017 08:03 PM #35
      All installed and good to go thanks for all the help!


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      01-13-2017 08:06 PM #36
      Glad to hear that and your welcome. Be sure to post up some pictures of it aired out!
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      01-13-2017 08:45 PM #38
      Looks awesome bud! Just needs some spacers to push out the wheels
      2015 Passat TDI Highline (SEL) Yes It's Bagged Build, 2005 Bentley Continental (98474) 19x9 ET41 235/35/19 - Air Lift Performance Series - 3 H/P Air Management, Whiteline End Links, OEM Sport Pedals, 20% Window Tint, Black Wrapped Roof, Headligths from Kraftig Tuning
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      01-13-2017 08:46 PM #39
      Thanks! Just need the frame notched than i can lay frame


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