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  1. Passat (B5)
    So I have to change out the thermostat on my 99 Passat. To do so you have to remove the timing chain. I was Dldoes anyone in the Portland Oregon area have the camshaft position lock tool for the V6? To lock the cams at top dead center. I have the locking pin for tdc just not the bar for the...
  2. 8v Engine Forum
    Hello everyone! I've bought a 1995 MK3 Golf GT, with this engine. It has a 276 Schrick cam, and Friedrich Motorsport inox exhaust from the cat. When the cam was installed by the previous owner, they replaced the hydraulic tappets, but he wasn't sure about the springs. Should I worry about them...
  3. Routan
    Hi all. I'm new to the forum and here's the short story... I'm trying to figure out the potential cause of a code P0420 (bad catalyst code) which is popping up on my ODB scan tool before the oxygen sensor test completes. I suspect it's a bad oxygen sensor on Bank 1 (the right side) but I...
  4. Corrado
    Complete newb here, I do a little above normal engine work, I've torn a head down and rebuilt but I am in no way a professional. Things like Camshaft and piston sizing are way over my head. So to the question.. I have an 86 mk2 scirocoo that I'm slowly trying to build. Nothing crazy but I'd...
  5. Golf IV & Jetta IV
    Thinking about getting a set of 260-264 cams for my Vr6 24V. While I have the head off is there anything i need to upgrade? Such as valve springs? Or will i be fine just putting the cams in?
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