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    1. Help: Will a 2.7T oil pump fit a 2.8 12-Valve engine?

      Help: Will a 2.7T (30-Valve) oil pump fit a 2.8 12-Valve (circa 1996) engine? Per ETKA, the 2.7T pump part number ends with 105, and the 12V pump part number ends with 103, but I don't have the...
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      I don't know the answer, but the key is matching...

      I don't know the answer, but the key is matching the trans (which includes front diff) to the rear diff ratio (or, if different, using the rear diff ratio to match the new trans). I was thinking...
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      This thread should be moved to the VR6...

      This thread should be moved to the VR6 (transverse) forum. It's not a V6 (longitudinal) engine.

      That said, are all the plug wires in the right positions on the 6-pole coil pack? If so, does...
    4. 2.8L V6 Oil Pump Interchange (30V pump in 12V engine)?

      Question: 2.8L V6 Oil Pump Interchange. Will the oil pump from a 30V engine with pump part number ending in 105 fit/interchange into a 12V engine where original pump part number ended with 103?
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      I realize it's 5 years out, but can anyone quote...

      I realize it's 5 years out, but can anyone quote that ATE number on the dust boots? Even the BMW 34111163316 kit's getting $teep.

      Also, someone mentioned Chrysler might have used the same...
    6. Agreed, LOL! I beleive these particular cars...

      Agreed, LOL! I beleive these particular cars have multi-million mile odos as someone's reported over 2 million. Not a terribly valuable car even with actual low mileage showing, but I guess this...
    7. Solid guess, thanks, but it's not a miles to...

      Solid guess, thanks, but it's not a miles to kilometers issue. I would have bet the same, but in this case we'd both have lost. Made it back, but 50K mile car (80 K Kms) now reads about 150K (240K...
    8. HEX+CAN Cable vs. non-VAG car (Smart ForTwo)

      I'm hundreds of miles from shop with car in limp mode and only have my Ross-tech HEX+CAN cable available (since generic OBD2 cable failed). Using full version VCDS release 18.9.1, I was able to use...
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      Many thanks for putting me on the right track! ...

      Many thanks for putting me on the right track! No oil in plug holes, but ordered parts and will check the rest when I see the car again next month. Full synthetic, but car does sit for months...
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      2005 1.8T Limp Mode on Steep Hills

      It's a friend's USA-spec 2005 B5.5 Passat Wagon GLS with 1.8T (longitudinal like Audi A4) and Tiptronic. It's apparently going into limp mode when climbing steep hills at highway speeds. My friend...
    11. Did an OBD1 to OBD2 28-pin circular connector...

      Did an OBD1 to OBD2 28-pin circular connector interchange listing result from this? I guess it could be done in one of two ways: A) reconfigure 28-pin connector on body/ECU harness side to match...
    12. Thread: 2.0 questions

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      Mk3 ABA 2.0L OBD1 to OBD2 Conversion

      Anyone know which pins actually need to be swapped in OBD1 computer (ECU) harness for OBD1 to OBD2 conversion? Asking for a friend who's already got a 1996 OBD2 engine harness, intake mani, throttle...
    13. Interesting, thanks! Did you fix the aux...

      Interesting, thanks! Did you fix the aux heater's cold-solder joint individually with an iron or by re-flowing in an oven? Link?
    14. The knocking might well be the cam wearing at one...

      The knocking might well be the cam wearing at one or more of the PD injector lobes. This is a very common failure, especially if running a 30W rather than 40W engine oil (due to the PD injector...
    15. 2006 VW Jetta TDI - Intermittent: Tach Off, ASR light on, oil and glow plug lights flashing, but still actually running

      2006 VW Jetta TDI - Intermittent issue: Tach Off, ASR light on, oil and glow plug lights flashing, but still actualy running It's a Canadian Mk5 1.9L. Still runs and can maintain speed whenever...
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      I'm looking for: 1) a driver's side manual...

      I'm looking for:
      1) a driver's side manual transmission mounting bracket,
      2) a right front brake caliper, and
      3a) either a pair of stock height rear springs or whole struts or alternatively ...
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      I could use 1) a driver's side manual...

      I could use 1) a driver's side manual transmission mounting bracket, 2) a right front brake caliper, and 3a) either a pair of stock height rear springs or whole struts or alternatively 3b) a sturdy...
    18. Sorry for slow responses. Replied to PMs. All...

      Sorry for slow responses. Replied to PMs. All Avant-specific stuff is still there. I'm currently in Canada and probably won't see the car again before it's hauled away, but a friend may be able...
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