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      Bucking @ 1800-2500RPM

      2011 Tiguan

      The outside temperature plummeted last week and my wife Tiguan developed a buck to it at partial throttle at 1800-2500rpm or so. I hooked up my VCDS and drove around looking at...
    2. 2011 2.0 TSI sometimes stalls after starting

      2011 Tiguan 2.0TSI 4-Motion with APR stage 1 from fresh off the dealer lot.

      Noticed a few issues in the few months.

      1 - Sometimes takes a long crank to start after sitting awhile (not...
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      Sunroof Opens 3/4 then closes

      Sunroof opens 3/4 then closes partway.


      Anyway experienced this? 2011 with the panoramic roof. If you open it one notch on the control at a time it will open all the way. If you just spin...
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      Help identifying emblem

      This might not even be from a car. The original poster on a facebook group says it was found in a "Car Graveyard".

      The back of it looks not too old with the double sided tape, but there are no...
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      MK6 Golf door lock trim on Tiguan

      Does the door lock trim for the drivers door that has the hole to expose the lock cylinder off a mk6 Golf fit and work properly on a 2011 Tiguan?
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      V6 Downstream O2 clearance

      Looking to install some mini-cats on the downstream O2 sensors of my fathers 2.8 B5.5 (2004). They are basically regular O2 spacers with some cat material inside. The car is a few hours away so I...
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      It's getting air somewhere. I would start by...

      It's getting air somewhere. I would start by making sure the throttle completely closes and something didn't get jammed up or tweaked.

      Then look for air leaks.
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      Crappy deal. I hope it works out for you.

      Crappy deal. I hope it works out for you.
    9. There is a plate that goes in the center of the...

      There is a plate that goes in the center of the pressure plate. Held on with a round springy piece of metal. The push rod pushes on that plate which pushes on the fingers of the pressure plate. If...
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      Check to see if the brakes/wheels are getting...

      Check to see if the brakes/wheels are getting unusually hot. If it is a dragging brake you can narrow it down to which one it is quickly.
    11. I did remove it from CAN gateway. That eliminated...

      I did remove it from CAN gateway. That eliminated the ABS and brake light. The check engine light persists.

      The cel is something like "missing message from abs"
    12. He is a student. I am visiting the area on...

      He is a student. I am visiting the area on vacation and not equipped to do that sort of work.
    13. Coding ABS out of engine control module

      My brothers 2003 Jetta TDI has suffered some massive electrical issues frying several controllers. Unsure of what the root cause was. It was parked about 2 years in a parking garage after a...
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      You could probably make it work, but I wouldn't...

      You could probably make it work, but I wouldn't bother. If you are set on replacing the CIS-E Motronic I would go with Megasquirt. There is lots of information on what to do there, and it is fully...
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      As a side note to this discussion, you can run...

      As a side note to this discussion, you can run Scirocco wiper arms which are shorter. This enables you to use larger wiper blades.
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      That power cable is silly to put it mildly, but...

      That power cable is silly to put it mildly, but whatever.

      If you are putting subs in the trunk, why insulate the cabin from the trunk if the trunk itself is insulated?

      Everything looks like...
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      There are threads on it, but the most popular are...

      There are threads on it, but the most popular are the Redline MTL or MT-90 and Royal Purple Syncromesh. However many have had great results with the GM Syncromesh fluid from the GM dealers. It's...
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      I would not install a short shifter. They make...

      I would not install a short shifter. They make every shift into a 'hard-fast' shift as far as the syncromesh and the transmission is concerned. Will cause faster wear on your syncros, particularly...
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      The cylinder is not firing at all? Shouldn't be...

      The cylinder is not firing at all? Shouldn't be too hard to track down the cause of that. I assume you have by now. What did you find?
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      First check for vacuum leaks. Inspect the intake...

      First check for vacuum leaks. Inspect the intake pipe and the boots at both the fuel distributor and the throttle body. Check the piping for the idle stabilizer, and while you are there check both...
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