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      they are very strong gaskets, so no problem...

      they are very strong gaskets, so no problem stacking 2 together.
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      the very one:thumbup: think the 8v and 16v are...

      the very one:thumbup: think the 8v and 16v are the same though.
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      double metal head gaskets.

      double metal head gaskets.
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      is there a chance you have been given the push...

      is there a chance you have been given the push rod for a 4 speed box??? i'm not certain there's a difference, but they might be shorter.
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      you should really post this in the trans section...

      you should really post this in the trans section of the forum:thumbup:
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      you say it doesn't feel right even after you...

      you say it doesn't feel right even after you shimmed the release bearing. in what way? brand new clutches never feel right until they have bedded in a little.
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      that is very true. being over here is the reason...

      that is very true. being over here is the reason I couldn't order the tt retainers. can only find titanium ones over here afaik. found a full set of vr6 springs/caps on ebay though. which ironically...
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      have you checked for any loose bolts around the engine mount?
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      I would say you're more likely to get a "poor"...

      I would say you're more likely to get a "poor" Mexican casting. but in general, all the heads iv'e had needed tidying up. you tend to find more german heads here in the uk, and less Mexican ones. I...
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      yeah I like to stick to the minor improvements...

      yeah I like to stick to the minor improvements all round too, instead of hogging out the ports and hoping for the best. I had a 4 angle done on the inlet seats and a 3mm backcut on the 40mm valve, so...
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      nice:thumbup: iv'e never tried it myself, but I...

      nice:thumbup: iv'e never tried it myself, but I had a feeling it would work fine:)
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      need more info? how much over the max was it? how bad was the leak? did the dealer drain any the first time to lower the level? how much was in it after the knocking started?
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      hi butcher, do you do back cuts on the aba inlet...

      hi butcher, do you do back cuts on the aba inlet valves? looks like it might weaken them due to the large concave on the valve head. could be wrong though. got some standard vr6 spring retainers....
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      would the power output of the donor engine not...

      would the power output of the donor engine not get you close enough?
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      you can just buy a kit. coil/hall sender and...

      you can just buy a kit. coil/hall sender and module. 3 wires to connect up:thumbup:
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      all sorted. they fit like a glove:)

      all sorted. they fit like a glove:)
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      maybe a little heat in the centre of the valve...

      maybe a little heat in the centre of the valve head (combustion side) spring pressure should pull it straight again.
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      cheers fella:thumbup: would you happen to know...

      cheers fella:thumbup: would you happen to know the diameter of the valve spring retainer? trying to figure out if the retainers would work on a 7mm valve/double spring mk2 gti conversion?
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      VR6 valves/springs

      hey guys, just a quick question. did all the 2.8 12v vr6 heads come with 7mm valves and double valve springs??? cheers:thumbup:
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      anything is possible with the right parts and...

      anything is possible with the right parts and know-how:thumbup:
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