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    TLDR. It's not a quick one hahaha Just a quick...

    TLDR. It's not a quick one hahaha
    Just a quick one,

    If you do put a big turbo in, don't expect to take it past 200kw atw without rodney becoming cheese and the engine toast :P
    Nash Moon just...
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    All depends on the parts you are after! Genuine...

    All depends on the parts you are after!
    Genuine OEM is best although some aftermarket parts are good if not better in some regards.
    Belt+kit and WaterPump you can pickup from Sparesbox
    Gaskets and...
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    Must have been stuck/jammed.. something...

    Must have been stuck/jammed.. something definitely wasn't happy
    Glad it all has worked out pretty good mate!!

    Also my persistent hard driving seems to fix my problems too, no more 3rd gear crunch...
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    Is it only happening when the engine/trans box...

    Is it only happening when the engine/trans box are hot? I also keep thinking the fluid for these boxes isn't correct due to the fact once warm, synchros aren't as happy? I've sometimes got 3rd gear...
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    Before you do anything, attempt to realign the...

    Before you do anything, attempt to realign the shifter. The rubber bushings give way/or the plastic slips and you aren't moving the shift column how it needs for each gear.

    If that doesn't solve...
  6. I had a similar issue like this. Had fuel, had...

    I had a similar issue like this.
    Had fuel, had crank, had spark and wouldn't start for the hell of it. Engine and all was running previously, was in an accident and with stock original hardware,...
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    Yeah, they were done. you are right! Can't...

    Yeah, they were done. you are right! Can't believe it's super hard to get to, being hidden behind the subframe. When the last section of brake line goes into it comfortably, just the top connection...
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    Up front is a straight swap, rears are hardline...

    Up front is a straight swap, rears are hardline to crimped rubber, which doesn't allow for any screw/unscrew fittings.
    Yours just had the fronts upgraded with blue hel lines. I've done a full...
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    So.. been a while but still tracking along :P ...

    So.. been a while but still tracking along :P

    Not much has happened, just been catching up on everything post uni semester whilst trying to enjoy myself a little

    Got the Tint redone as it was...
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    No worries at all The next layer is the window...

    No worries at all

    The next layer is the window mechanism. If you pull that sheet off, you have to be careful because the glass it attached to it. There is a method to undo the glass, pull it out...
  11. Thread: Sams Polo 3.0

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    I haven't seen any solid silicone coolant kits...

    I haven't seen any solid silicone coolant kits around for a while :(
    I've sold most of my spares, massive demand suddenly arrived haha

    Those wheels are mint though, but totally understand the...
  12. Thread: Sams Polo 3.0

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    Sam the Polo looks amazing :thumbsup: If you...

    Sam the Polo looks amazing :thumbsup:
    If you have templates for a sump those would be awesome, I'd be after doing one up for the hopefully inexpensive big build

    As for close calls. It's becoming...
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    I have found that if there is enough resistance...

    I have found that if there is enough resistance on the locking pins they don't actuate and allow for the mechanism to properly lock. Take the door card off and check if the pin has anything...
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    So had a few hiccups over the weekend... Car...

    So had a few hiccups over the weekend...

    Car spat the dummy Saturday night. Threw itself into a safe map and wouldn't let me boost over 7psi.
    So I went to figure out where the hell is the leak,...
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    Those look mint Simon... :heart: No worries at...

    Those look mint Simon... :heart: No worries at all!

    Sam, I did notice that when I was getting those figures. The slightest variation in the current baseline and it'll easily be off the aim.
    I'll...
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    Ah pitty, Simon? want them? freebies hehe :) I...

    Ah pitty, Simon? want them? freebies hehe :)

    I have read the instruction sheet and understand the cutting principles as to remove what is shown on the paper. Think I got the alignment numbers too...
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    Out of the 7 available, I have the 6, just not...

    Out of the 7 available, I have the 6, just not their rear sway bar/Solid brace. Thanks anyway!
    I always have in my head that I'll do the front swaybar when the engine is out. Should have done it...
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    Ideally I'd like to put the Team Dynamics on for...

    Ideally I'd like to put the Team Dynamics on for the track, the height in the rear seems perfect for the BBS's so should be fine with clearance. Felt pretty good on the drive today
    For the moment,...
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    Ahhhhhhhhhhhhh, left sheet is for another polo...

    Ahhhhhhhhhhhhh, left sheet is for another polo which has those whiteline shims, as an example of what to aim for
    Right sheet is what got done today. I've got that 3.8mm of toe in on the left and...
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    5292752928 SO I did a thing :P Got those...

    5292752928
    SO I did a thing :P

    Got those LCA's done. Done all the holes with a Mill at work, so got them spot on where they needed to be. Will see how long the middle bolt lasts because there was...
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    Earliest 02r boxes came with it, I had a mechanic...

    Earliest 02r boxes came with it, I had a mechanic doing a roadworthy complain to me about that it's not plugged in, and I had to explain that my speedo works without that speed sensor. HWY box with...
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    Quick update, because I'm busy :P @Guille,...

    Quick update, because I'm busy :P

    @Guille, Thank you! #7 for me soooooo, I think I'm at an OK stage at working on any of these; with what I've got, ask Gavin about my tools. XD

    @Gavin, lol...
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    VW Polo BUILD #3: CIAOS Continues...

    To all those reading; this is the continuation of my previous build as found here:
    https://www.vwwatercooled.com.au/forums/f127/jts-polo-building-adventure-130346.html

    So essentially this...
  24. Thread: Brake pedal feel

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    What about ignoring the VW system and applying an...

    What about ignoring the VW system and applying an electric brake option?
    Seen this being used in a lot of older vehicles to combat their ancient brake systems
    Power Brake - Cruisin Automotive -...
  25. Thread: Brake pedal feel

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    Pt 3 Epic Big Brake Upgrade Audi TT Mk2 - Brake...

    Pt 3 Epic Big Brake Upgrade Audi TT Mk2 - Brake master cylinder upgrade & VCDS brake bleeding guide - YouTube
    S3, TT and Mk4 GTI(which I got banned from because I don't own a MK4.. but same engine?...
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