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      Try giving all of this a read: ...

      Try giving all of this a read:
      http://www.brokevw.com/releasearm.html

      Good info there. ;)
    2. Well, you're doing it wrong. You need to change...

      Well, you're doing it wrong. You need to change the coding in the door modules, not the equipment number. ;)


      To verify:
      You're doing puddle lights (the ones on the mirrors)? Or, entry...
    3. For MkV Golf/Jetta, at this age, a burned dome...

      For MkV Golf/Jetta, at this age, a burned dome light switch isn't unusual.
      Quick check: Take the dome light out (it's just a pair of T20(?) screws), and inspect the switch contacts. Melted...
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      I always just give them a quick wiggle-pull. ...

      I always just give them a quick wiggle-pull. Seriously.
      Those tabs don't actually latch the plugs down - they just add resistance against it unplugging itself (the mating tab is actually ramped,...
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      Thanks! Mine is an auto (which, from my...

      Thanks!
      Mine is an auto (which, from my understanding, is different from the manual trans brace), FWD (which shouldn't matter.)
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      In search of a front subframe brace (want it for...

      In search of a front subframe brace (want it for my Passat.) Have one on it?
    7. In search of a front subframe brace (want it for...

      In search of a front subframe brace (want it for my Passat.) Have one on it?
    8. Fuse 14, as I recall. Should be 10 amp. ...

      Fuse 14, as I recall. Should be 10 amp.

      Seriously, though.... to refresh my head, I just asked the Oracle "2002 Jetta fuse diagram", and clicked 'images' ;)
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      There's that.... I'm also wondering about...

      After reading this, I'm like... did they forget that 8s and 4s exist? Why the hell are they telling us "between 7&9 and between 3&5?"[/QUOTE] There's that....
      I'm also wondering about their...
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      Cars are typically named here - and, the wife...

      Cars are typically named here - and, the wife unit has followed suit on that.

      Scirocco: Wilda. German name, roughly translates as 'untamed.' Took a while to settle on it - but, because I'll...
    11. Crankshafts, manual transmission flywheels, diff...

      Crankshafts, manual transmission flywheels, diff housings all come to mind.....
    12. Have you met Mr. JB Weld? ;) Have dealt with...

      Have you met Mr. JB Weld? ;)
      Have dealt with this at BMW for quite some time - M50/52/54 heads erode behind the thermostat housing, get pitted in the gasket area. Our fix is to simply thoroughly...
    13. There should actually be both a 'tire pressure...

      There should actually be both a 'tire pressure info' label (linked to above), and a VIN / certification label.
      They are available as 'spare parts', thru your friendly dealer parts dept. And, yes,...
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      They're on the hybrid and electric cars, here,...

      They're on the hybrid and electric cars, here, too. There, that cable is the 12v battery-to-EME (Electrical Machine Electronics) feed. And, there's an added circuit in the BST: Terminal 30C (which...
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      ^ ^ ^ And, to add some clarification to that: At...

      ^ ^ ^ And, to add some clarification to that:
      At BMW (don't know about other carmakers, but should be similar): That BST (Battery Safety Terminal) does not disconnect ALL power in the car - it ONLY...
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      (should be) a cheap project car - but, dat...

      (should be) a cheap project car - but, dat price!!
      https://detroit.craigslist.org/wyn/cto/d/detroit-1990-volkswagen-fox/6994638544.html
      1990 Volkswagen Fox - $3000 (NW Detroit)

      (correction,...
    17. Negative - no key slot in any current BMW. As of...

      Negative - no key slot in any current BMW. As of F01 (so, any F- or G- model car), the "Key holder" has been, ah, deprecated, and all vehicles have 'Passive Go' (even if not equipped with Comfort...
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      Not just your monitor - in-person would judge...

      Not just your monitor - in-person would judge best, but, that definitely looks mis-matched.


      Someone save this!
      https://saginaw.craigslist.org/cto/d/caro-1982-chevette-diesel/6980405411.html ...
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      There is (*supposed to be) a circlip installed on...

      There is (*supposed to be) a circlip installed on the end of the speedo cable.
      You'll need to transfer that, as I've never seen a new speedo cable come with it. Why, I don't know..... :screwy:
      ...
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      Dat title.... ...

      Dat title.... :laugh::laugh::laugh::laugh::laugh: But, they got it right in the ad body... :screwy::screwy::screwy:

      Malual Transmition 2009 Nissan Versa - $3850 (Lake Orion)
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