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    Exhaust fumes smell in cab. How to find leak?

    I was actually referring to the EGR flex pipe because others had already mentioned the exhaust flex pipe.
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    Exhaust fumes smell in cab. How to find leak?

    EGR deleted as in physically removed form the car? Or just tuned out? If just tuned out, with equipment still in place, check your EGR accordion tubes.
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    2003 a4 jetta blip throttle results in rough idle

    Isn't the IQ like a "slide" inside of the pump? If it is, could the slide be gunked up and/or sticking, causing the issue?
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    What did you do to your MKIV today?

    Brothers car: fixed his broken EGR pipes (both accordion pipes broke, no boost), swapped intake manifold with a cleaned unit while we were at it. All better now and power is back like it should be.
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    Build of a different color

    Herm, that's a neat trike!
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    Rear suspension

    I think you would feel a bent rim. Only other way to check is have an alignment done.
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    Wed Wagon in Detroit

    Not a wedding of wagons!!
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    Jetta Wagon Rear Bumper Questions

    Bringing this back up... Swapping a "shorty" wagon bumper onto a 2003+ wagon. Is all that is necessary is PN 1J0 807 305? Also, searching PN 1J0 807 305, it comes up as a Golf bumper reinforcement, can anyone confirm that ANY Golf rear bumper reinforcement will work?
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    Timing Belt Kit Replacement

    Try r90sKirk. He might be interested, although I hear he is being selective on the work he takes on.
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    For Sale: 2011 Jetta Sportwagen TDI, Denver, Great Deal for Someone Wanting a Passion Project, $1800

    No way I would buy a precise component like a HPFP off Ebay. Are CP3 swaps still available?
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    Am shopping for a reliable, affordable Power Steering Rack for Wife's 2000 Golf

    I actually just replaced my brother power steering line, the common "rust prone" one that makes a loop under the engine on the left side of the vehicle. I suggest buying an extra set of crush washers, you'll inevitably lose one. The line I bought came with a set and I bought a spare set... I...
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    Am shopping for a reliable, affordable Power Steering Rack for Wife's 2000 Golf

    IDPARTS will tell you if you email or call them. They really do drive diesel and know their products.
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    SOLD: 2000 New Beetle TDI (5 speed swapped) - $3750 OBO - Blaine MN

    Such a sweet looking Beetle. Always wanted a lifted "beefy" one. I would love to maintain this with no hood stack or dumb $#!+. Just sucks you are so far away...
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