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    1. World's first Harlequin Phaeton?

      World's first Harlequin Phaeton?
    2. Good to hear. You should be able to fix her up...

      Good to hear. You should be able to fix her up fine without hitting that 10k cap.
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      Bully? No. I live in jersey, and could help...

      Bully? No.

      I live in jersey, and could help you out in fact.

      But other than Ďmy ecu from scratchí you still havenít given any reason, goal, expectation for results.


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      Standalone wouldn't be connected to the kessy...

      Standalone wouldn't be connected to the kessy system.


      I still want to know what the end goal is other than 'I did it'....

      Stock ECU don't just 'run engine'.....example- TQ requests.
      ...
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      I'd see if you can find a cheap NOS valvebody, or...

      I'd see if you can find a cheap NOS valvebody, or rebuilt from a reputable source with guarantee- and change that with new properly changed fluid.

      Worth a try before a new trans- UGH.
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      They probably have different CR, and def...

      They probably have different CR, and def different tuning as well as injectors at a minimum.

      For the sake of discussion here though- there is nothing the OP could hope to achieve with stand alone...
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      ME7 At least our generations. Bentley...

      ME7

      At least our generations.

      Bentley barely had to work to 'manage' to get 700hp. The early ones with 550hp amuse me. It is more transmission than anything else.

      A modern 4 valve head...
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      I am well aware of what standalone can do on an...

      I am well aware of what standalone can do on an old engine.


      I ask you again- what are you wanting to do on the W12?


      I'm pretty sure there is nothing you could want to do that the existing...
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      What is it you are wanting to do? Iíve already...

      What is it you are wanting to do?

      Iíve already given my W12 to a shop for months. The tune isnít easy to do.


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    10. Thank you. I haven't had time to play with it...

      Thank you.

      I haven't had time to play with it again since I had to work today.

      Doesn't look like the legs broke off- just a wack from the battery into the stupid foam block into the sensor...
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      Always ALWAYS completely charge a battery when...

      Always ALWAYS completely charge a battery when you buy it before installing it.

      ALWAYS.


      I just bought 2 new batteries for my Phaeton- both the full size AGM- both tested 82% charge from the...
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      Are you absolutely 110% sure you have 2 good...

      Are you absolutely 110% sure you have 2 good charges batteries?

      Meaning- do you own a battery tester?


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    13. Piece fell out changing R side battery...??

      And ideas?

      I was thinking maybe gas flap actuator but I canít see where it goes.

      And this stupid foam box with wires in it?

      Ugh.
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      Ooh baby. Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk

      Ooh baby.


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      Iíll bump your bump. [emoji3] Sent from...

      Iíll bump your bump.

      [emoji3]


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      Any Ďmechanicí that takes the engine apart to...

      Any Ďmechanicí that takes the engine apart to check cam timing needs to never be visited again.

      Put down the wrench and step away from the car.

      Phaeton diagnostic 101 involves a thinking man...
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      If they are unfamiliar with the 'VR6' style...

      If they are unfamiliar with the 'VR6' style hydraulic cam adjusters- it is VERY easy for someone to think the timing is off when it is actually perfectly fine.

      So much so- that even VW themselves...
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      Vag com will show chain stretch- via the cam...

      Vag com will show chain stretch- via the cam timing degrees.


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    19. That's actually both funny and true... Every...

      That's actually both funny and true...


      Every time- and I mean EVERY STINKING TIME I drive my wife's modern VW and stop somewhere- I reach for a non-existent key to turn off. Drives me crazy.
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      First thing I immediately thought as well. Glad...

      First thing I immediately thought as well. Glad to see it was the first response.


      OP- whoever told you it was the chains- was wrong.


      Before you shoot the car- I'll take it off your hands...
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