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      The yellow sensor has been superseded to...

      The yellow sensor has been superseded to 701919369D, its now black with a blue stripe.
      Some shops sell aftermarket that is blue with a white stripe.

      Ignore the years and model in the ad below,...
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      The AMY head is basically what we would call a...

      The AMY head is basically what we would call a late model Mk3 or Mk4 12v head.
      Th AMY shares the same metal reluctor and timing cover covers (upper and lower) as a Mk4.
      This is a single upper chain...
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      You can run either head gasket in a Mk3. The AMY,...

      You can run either head gasket in a Mk3. The AMY, AES and AFP gasket is a common swap on a Mk3, Corrado, B3/B4 Passats.

      The original head gasket for a Mk3 was the fiber gasket, it is prone to...
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      You have a 12v, not a 24v VR6 as the fragmented...

      You have a 12v, not a 24v VR6 as the fragmented pieces prove.

      Its a broken upper chain tensioner.

      Check out this old link. I post pics of the late model replacement parts. ...
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      Not, GX engines had vacuum advance Digifant PF...

      Not, GX engines had vacuum advance Digifant PF and RV did not.

      You can use the distributor shaft with 4 window trigger from your Digifant distributor, place that into an ABA distributor.

      This...
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      No, it still will not work because the early ECU...

      No, it still will not work because the early ECU is not compatible. You would need the late Mk3 ECU, itís harness, upper timing cover, cam sensor, metal cam trigger wheel (itís not a magnet like the...
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      I too have the same noise with the 02J, wasn't...

      I too have the same noise with the 02J, wasn't present in the 02A.

      My ABA is a very early build date of '92 with a low serial number 000 XXX, the weird part is that is had a Cabrio side mount and...
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      We are all getting older. :banghead: Yes there...

      We are all getting older. :banghead:

      Yes there is a fiber gasket on early models, and an o-ring on later models. When replacing the new tube from VW, you will only get the later o-ring version as...
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      Schley made an overhead valve spring compressor...

      Schley made an overhead valve spring compressor priced just over $100-120 depending if Version A or B. When their patent ran its course, a lot of Chinese clones came to market and some are under $35...
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      Remove bolt #22 from the dip stick and lift off...

      Remove bolt #22 from the dip stick and lift off the tube.
      Replace o-ring #19, VW part # N 90067202, for piece of mind against a possible leak. ...
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      The original part has been discontinued by VW....

      The original part has been discontinued by VW.
      Back in 2013 we ordered one from Napa, Part #: CSS807.
      It came in an Elchin box, but inside was a Genuine VW part, for $10 less than VW wholesale.
      ...
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      :laugh: I'm not surprised by your reaction. ...

      :laugh:

      I'm not surprised by your reaction.

      I've only spent decades researching the numerous Mk2 models and I'm always finding something new to this day.
      It is very much real and 20 were...
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      Same scam....

      Same scam.
      https://www.antiscammers.org/miller-eva-scammer-2007-toyota-camry-le/
      https://www.antiscammers.org/sarah-field-scammer-2003-toyota-camry-le/...
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      I officially joined in 1997 just months after the...

      I officially joined in 1997 just months after the 'tex went online.
      I got my 1985 Jetta in 1997 and had been a member of a dedicated Jetta forum, but it was scrolling so your posts got buried...
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      I concur, I've seen it with 42DD pipes but our...

      I concur, I've seen it with 42DD pipes but our shop always replaced the o-rings with CRP (oem) brand, so the customer didn't have issues.

      The shop offered Gruven too, and we all used them on our...
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      I strongly suggest you download or make copies of...

      I strongly suggest you download or make copies of the schematics from Mitchell on Demand. What I like about them from a troubleshooting standpoint is what ever you are trying to troubleshoot, it's...
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      No no need to splice, it is just plug and play. ...

      No no need to splice, it is just plug and play.

      Your B4 Passat donor should match the pic.

      Please note the error in the pic, brown with yellow going to grey with white.
      ...
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      Grey with white for diagnostics. Red with...

      Grey with white for diagnostics.



      Red with yellow in the engine bay harness is for secondary air injection solenoid at pin 1 and goes to pin 50 at the ECU.

      The other red with yellow comes...
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      What year is the swap from? I posted obd2 info.

      What year is the swap from?
      I posted obd2 info.
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      4 & 5 brown = ground. 7 grey/white = k-line...

      4 & 5 brown = ground.
      7 grey/white = k-line goes to pin 43 at ECU wire color grey/white.
      15 not applicable unless you have an automatic trans.
      16 red/white = +12v.

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