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      Fault code, communication with controller issue resolved

      I resolve the issue today. I put the controller back together and re-installed it and started chasing wires. Lucky for me, my first few digs hit the jack pot. It turns out that the traction...
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      Thanks for the reply bolide. I'm happy to hear...

      Thanks for the reply bolide. I'm happy to hear that and that helps.
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      Thanks for the reply, Jimbo. And I agree with...

      Thanks for the reply, Jimbo. And I agree with you, but that still begs the questions why the PCB would have a completely waterproof coating on it. Hopefully someone else with this experience will...
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      Haldex controller has oil in it ???

      Go figure. We just completed our full R32 swap into a four-door Golf. Everything is wired up properly, no fault codes, all sensors are calibrated and and all controllers are functioning as...
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      There were some issues with the brake calipers'...

      There were some issues with the brake calipers' piston(s) sticking causing a terribly annoying squeal from the brake pad and rotor. I removed any scratches/gouges from the pistons, cleaned...
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      Clean f'n car. I like the carbon fiber work and...

      Clean f'n car. I like the carbon fiber work and the blue spark plug coil covers. Where did you get those?
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      Electrical work and then on to painting

      This car will have four doors, unlike all of the R32s sold in NA in 2004. Therefore we need to be able to control all four doors. I also wanted to keep the standard Golf, mechanical climate control...
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      This car is getting TONS of new parts! Just here...

      This car is getting TONS of new parts! Just here you see new coil-overs, new sway bar end links, new brake rotors, new ball joints and new bushings...
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      And the fun parts start arriving...

      My funny friend Joe (and partner on the project) doing his best Vanna White with the new wheels...

      https://farm8.staticflickr.com/7877/40381634693_0e5861371f_k.jpgUntitled by Arthur J Marek, on...
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      Rust repair

      This car needs its fair share of rust repair being that it's from WI. Harsh winters in them parts.

      Typical rust spot on the rocker panel on both sides...
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      Engine is out and prepped for swap.

      https://farm8.staticflickr.com/7861/46623987674_d0a439b91e_k.jpgUntitled by Arthur J Marek, on Flickr
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      You read the original post, right? Perhaps...

      You read the original post, right?

      Perhaps I'm not understanding the question. I can be a bit dense at times.
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      It had too many problems. Trust me. It looks...

      It had too many problems. Trust me. It looks good from afar, but far from good.
    14. Thank YOU, sir!! :beer::beer:

      Thank YOU, sir!! :beer::beer:
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      Welding, welding, cutting, welding, drilling, welding...

      https://farm8.staticflickr.com/7827/47365476561_a72f02a167_b.jpgIMG_1095 by Arthur J Marek, on Flickr

      https://farm8.staticflickr.com/7926/47312711922_d574cd038a_b.jpgIMG_1081 by Arthur J Marek, on...
    16. Custom automotive upholstery shop in Denver

      Hi,
      I'm looking for an automotive upholstery shop that can do some custom work for my MkIV R32, 4-door project. Does anyone know of or have good experience with a trusted shop in the Denver area?
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      Removing the rear floor pans

      And here are the rear floor pans coming out of both cars... we fabricated some metal tabs that are welded to the wheel arch on the AWD floor pan from the R32. These tabs bolt to the seat belt...
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      Removing rear subframe

      Here we are removing the rear subframe so that we can drill out the spot welds on the AWD rear floor pan and remove it to put it in the 4-door.
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      HERE IS THE FOUR DOOR CAR... ...

      HERE IS THE FOUR DOOR CAR...

      https://farm8.staticflickr.com/7810/47302777372_5592919d4c_b.jpgIMG_0129 by Arthur J Marek, on Flickr
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      North American R32 4-DOOR Build Thread

      I always liked the R32. It started in early 2004, before I really started my career and began to experience sports cars. I went to the annual Denver Auto Show at the convention center and saw it for...
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