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    1. he must have it figured out. went thru the...

      he must have it figured out. went thru the trouble of digging up parts for him and never heard back :rolleyes:
    2. rabbit truck is truck only as you've found out. ...

      rabbit truck is truck only as you've found out.

      gas and diesel are the same tank

      they are hard to find in decent shape. your best bet is to pound the classifieds. I have a spare tank that...
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      looks like it was this car ...

      looks like it was this car

      https://bringatrailer.com/listing/1980-volkswagen-rabbit-5/
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      a/c heater cores are a bit harder to find. that...

      a/c heater cores are a bit harder to find. that said, cabriolets had plastic tanks and seemed to work just fine.

      if you mod the box, you can slip them out without pulling the whole dash. I have...
    5. ^^^ X2 run it, then put fresh fuel in it. I...

      ^^^ X2

      run it, then put fresh fuel in it. I would probably change the oil and flush the brake fluid, and coolant just because.
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      this was a steal...you couldn't built it for the...

      this was a steal...you couldn't built it for the selling price

      https://www.barrett-jackson.com/Events/Event/Details/1978-VOLKSWAGEN-SCIROCCO-CUSTOM-COUPE-222610

      there was also a red scirocco...
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      that car went up between 2 people that had a hot...

      that car went up between 2 people that had a hot nut for it. that was the moon and stars for that car.

      chassis was poorly detailed imho and that valve cover? they couldn't walnut blast and paint...
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      yes the pads follow the rotors. calipers are the...

      yes the pads follow the rotors. calipers are the same from vented to non vented. order all parts for like a 1990 cabriolet with vented rotors (others fit too...golf/jetta etc)
    9. if it's on decel only chances are it's in the...

      if it's on decel only chances are it's in the diff. the long story short is the diff is "racking" due to the style of gear the ring and pinion are. brokevw.com has a good write up on this.

      having...
    10. I saw one where someone used a mk3 rear seat. ...

      I saw one where someone used a mk3 rear seat.

      use a electric parking brake motor from a bmw/Subaru etc...it was a motor that pulled cables, and wasn't on the caliper itself
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      you'll take it to the grave with you at that...

      you'll take it to the grave with you at that price.
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      FS 16V header

      as title states.

      *NOTE: IT IS BEST TO P/M ME DIRECT* I will do my best to stay on top of replies here, but often don't see them, so p/m is best

      removed from my 16v truck. unsure of the brand,...
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      FS mk1 16v header

      as title states.

      *NOTE: IT IS BEST TO P/M ME DIRECT* I will do my best to stay on top of replies here, but often don't see them, so p/m is best

      removed from my 16v truck. unsure of the brand,...
    14. I got some from vw heritage that fit really well....

      I got some from vw heritage that fit really well. was very impressed. had to do some casting flash clean up, but otherwise...super nice
    15. sounds like you broke a belt and overheated it.

      sounds like you broke a belt and overheated it.
    16. I like them because they are "truck only" and...

      I like them because they are "truck only"

      and fwiw I think round headlight R/T's look neutered. remind me too much of a cabriolet

      I will also add...

      they are only rare and desirable if...
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      honestly, were I going to attempt this... I...

      honestly, were I going to attempt this...

      I would gut a rabbit to the bone and swap a chassis. you'd get all the modern mounts etc. cut donor pan to fit the rabbit. it would be an epic amount of...
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      yea, all 4 of us :D I get what you're...

      yea, all 4 of us :D

      I get what you're saying....but the reality is I have scrapped more useable parts than I care to even tell about. stacks of engines, 020's the works....many tested with the VIN...
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      that's why I asked about the fans... even if...

      that's why I asked about the fans...

      even if they spin, they could be internally shorted (low speed to high, low to ground etc)

      I would put it all back together, put in all fuses, FCM etc and...
    20. edit just looked at your logs. everything...

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      just looked at your logs. everything seems normal, a little low on the act vs des on the low end....but seems to be ok (could be driving conditions etc skewing low end #'s)
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