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    1. New turbo cartridges aren't too expensive so if...

      New turbo cartridges aren't too expensive so if you have tools and time, do it yourself. If you still keep burning oil, change valve stem seals, same time you'll do all other gaskets too. Never hurts...
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      1.8T 20V are so common among tuners that you can...

      1.8T 20V are so common among tuners that you can find so many different files and made by different people. Find a local tuner or contact Revo/Apr if they have stage 1 for your ECU Software/hardware...
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      If you keep frying your coils, are you sure your...

      If you keep frying your coils, are you sure your ignition control module is working properly and the harness is ok? Doesn't sound normal if you order bunch of sets that keep failing sooner or later.
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      90 000 miles on those plugs? But why? :confused:

      90 000 miles on those plugs? But why? :confused:
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      So this sound becomes louder when you turn the...

      So this sound becomes louder when you turn the steering wheel? Check power steering fluid level, it the stick is dry, there's your issue, if it's not then the pump might be shot. That's where I would...
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      Oil filter housing has 2 coolant lines coming...

      Oil filter housing has 2 coolant lines coming into it, not very likely to leak there but it's an option. When the car is running, does the coolant in expansion tank seem to "boil". Would make sense...
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      Running no BOV increases fuel consumption as the...

      Running no BOV increases fuel consumption as the drivers tends to spool up the turbo and let off the gas and do this over and over again till the end comes ;) Only big issue that could come with...
    8. AGU doesn't have VVT. Only cam sensor looking how...

      AGU doesn't have VVT. Only cam sensor looking how much it can advance injection/spark. So are you using VVT tensioner on AGU head? I would double check the timing in the chain again, and if the chain...
    9. If it doesn't have a brand and you get a fault...

      If it doesn't have a brand and you get a fault code relating to faulty O2 sensor or a short circuit I would advise to buy a branded one and before doing that double check the wiring. Autodoc and...
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      No need to remove oil or coolant lines from feed...

      No need to remove oil or coolant lines from feed side, just remove the bolts from the turbo and you'll be fine. Just remember to buy new correct size washer for it and use correct amount of torque to...
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      Please post pics of the project if you will. I...

      Please post pics of the project if you will. I heard that the stock IC is the best you can have, keeps the temps warm so the engine doesn't get cold. JK, throw it away and get a real IC, I get Intake...
    12. Your Passat should already have K03s. Engine...

      Your Passat should already have K03s. Engine codes help to determine what differences there are between those 3 engines. Pretty much what you can reuse from your Audi's, are ignition coils, fuel...
    13. MPG drops if grill cover isn't used. I experience...

      MPG drops if grill cover isn't used. I experience temperature drops of 20c on coolant if I engine brake on highway without grill cover, otherwise the temps go down like 5c. It warms up the car faster...
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      K04 with 300whp will start to push it limits and...

      K04 with 300whp will start to push it limits and it wouldn't last for long. Go for bigger turbo instead, don't have to run 27psi boost with a small hairdryer that looses all the power at 5000rpm. If...
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      Code 00561 not going away

      I have an issue with fault code 00561 14-00 - adaptation limit (add) exceeded. Looking for the possible causes on the wiki I have replaced all the following parts, but I still get the fault code and...
    16. If you replaced the water pump, then it can't be...

      If you replaced the water pump, then it can't be it. When replacing the thermostat, do yourself a favor and don't buy one of these kind of bad bois. I swear that if you floor this, the axle will pop...
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      How long have you had the Tune on the car? Sure...

      How long have you had the Tune on the car? Sure it's not it?
    18. 223k miles with OEM cat, 19 years under the car,...

      223k miles with OEM cat, 19 years under the car, with roads that are being salted ~4 months every year. Only surface rust on it. If your cat keep failing you should watch your driving habit and other...
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      Wiper clank in start/stop of rotation

      Hello

      My wipers are making a clank noise every time they start or stop moving. I have raised the wipers up a few inches so they don't hit the windshield cowl. I replaced the wiper linkage but it...
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      Here's few questions 1. Does the smell come to...

      Here's few questions

      1. Does the smell come to the cabin only when the car is warm and stationary or while driving?
      A. Oil burning in exhaust manifold or leak in exhaust.

      2. What kind of smell...
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