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Old September 26th, 2009, 16:29   #61
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I made a video on how to install a boostvalve step to step. Can this be posted on this 'How to' or where should I post?
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Old October 2nd, 2009, 18:37   #62
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Someone just posted a link to a Mk4 steering wheel removal how-to here:

http://forums.tdiclub.com/showthread.php?t=260004
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Old October 13th, 2009, 07:02   #63
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Default How to switch from multi-funtion steering wheel to 3 spoke

This is the wiring diagram of how to switch from multi-funtion steering wheel to sport/3 spoke and still maintain funtional cruise control/horn
there is no too much detail on it but if you have questions you can always contact me.
Btw I should of posted this a year ago
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Old October 18th, 2009, 10:31   #64
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How about this way to replace the upper strut bumpers: It worked for me great.

http://forums.vwvortex.com/zerothread?id=1381025

Very simple
This is super simple. No need for spring compressors to do this job!
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Old October 25th, 2009, 17:32   #65
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This is how I changed out my inner tie rod on passenger side ..havent done the drivers side yet but appears to be the same procedure:
Bought this narrow crescent wrench at Wally World. It just fits flats on the tie rod. Accessable between H frame and lower control arm. You need to turn steering wheel till you can reach the flats on t/rod in the sweet spot seen in second photo. The hardest part is getting the boot/rack bellow off and back on. I recommend wearing mechanics gloves when working the boot around , its a bugger. Also, make sure to line the bellow air hole up again when installing the boot.

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Old November 7th, 2009, 18:14   #66
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This should be added to the list...

Canadian Grizzly's A4 low power trouble shooting

http://forums.tdiclub.com/showthread...light=actuator
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Old November 15th, 2009, 16:10   #67
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Here's my HOW-TO for adding a manual glow plug button in an earlier ALH with 2 glow plug wires:

http://forums.tdiclub.com/showthread.php?p=2761176
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Old November 18th, 2009, 16:14   #68
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I just put together an A4 thermostat change how-to:

http://forums.tdiclub.com/showthread.php?p=2765064
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Old November 22nd, 2009, 06:29   #69
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Default BRM mk5 PD Timing belt procedure checklist.

I Put this together using the writeup at www.myturbodiesel.com

this BRM timing belt checklist prints on one page.

http://forums.tdiclub.com/showthread.php?t=264887
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Old December 11th, 2009, 14:58   #70
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Default How-to Timing belts-hydraulic tensioners.

Hi, I did my belt a while back using MoGolf's procedure on here which I found excellent. My Car's a UK AJM engine code rather than a US BEW though and so has a Hydraulic Tensioner, so I got stuck at this point and Mo sent me a file for the tensioner and suggested I did pictures as this would be something unusual and not on this site.
So I have finally done this and put it all files on my Home club site in Scotland (ScottishVAG ,Net) in a post with attached files and links to everything inculding the things on this site. I have done some info on tools and parts required (UK style) and the pictures include everything I thought maybe teh diagrams etc didn't explain that well eg how do you fit the tensioner locking tool, what does it lock against, what way up does it go? You kind of don't know this stuff until you do it but the pics should help.
Hope it is of use to you guys too;http://www.scottishvag.net/phpBB3/vi...?f=101&t=54820
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Sir B-90 wheel bearing change kit-front wheel bearing change without slide hammer.

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N75 broken barb fitting fix

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Old June 2nd, 2010, 06:10   #73
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Default Replacing headlights on the New Beetle ('06+)

I looked and looked - couldn't seem to find a link on this WITH pictures (that stupid unlock bolt is a booger to find).

Just used this today to refresh myself on what Tom in Stafford taught me when changing them out last year. The dealer should be paying ME $45 per light, this is a cinch. 10-15 minutes max if not faster once you have the hang of it.

Also - the drivers side is the pain in the butt side, but you do NOT have to remove the battery. You can work around it - might take a little more work and manuvering, but it is doable.

http://newbeetle.org/forums/technica...t-removal.html
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Default VW repair wires and connectors

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Old June 15th, 2010, 07:58   #75
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Compliments of the folks from CinciTDI club and Dieselgeek. Starring yours truly! You need Apple quicktime 7 or newer to run this. Kudos to RichC for the excellent video work and editing.

http://cincitdi.com/richc/panzerplate.html

Apple quicktime installer link

http://www.apple.com/quicktime/player/win.html
The link for the panzerplate video has changed: http://cincitdi.com/videos/panzerplate.html.

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