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Old 01-22-2010, 12:31 AM   #1
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Old 01-22-2010, 12:32 AM   #2
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Old 01-22-2010, 12:39 AM   #3
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Old 06-30-2010, 03:54 PM   #4
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Thanks for the post. I'm def using these in the future
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Old 07-18-2010, 09:59 PM   #5
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nice tips, save it for later. thx
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Old 07-18-2010, 10:00 PM   #6
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wondering if you could post me a apr carbonio air intake installation. thx
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Old 07-27-2010, 08:35 AM   #7
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wondering if you could post me a apr carbonio air intake installation. thx
Someone will first have to make a DIY.
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Old 07-27-2010, 09:49 AM   #8
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Thanks for compiling this all into one place. It will make searching far easier.
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I cut the tether off. When I get to the pump, I remove the cap and chuck it into the nearest bush, patch of trees, or some sort of wet lands. I pump gas. Then I spend anywhere from 5 to 165 minutes retrieving the cap. I screw it back on and drive away. I'm not letting it dangle against the paint and I don't know any better way.
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Old 02-15-2011, 07:05 PM   #12
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Has anybody had Something hit their DSG transmission and make it leak fluid
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I cut the tether off. When I get to the pump, I remove the cap and chuck it into the nearest bush, patch of trees, or some sort of wet lands. I pump gas. Then I spend anywhere from 5 to 165 minutes retrieving the cap. I screw it back on and drive away. I'm not letting it dangle against the paint and I don't know any better way.
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hatch pop?

the springs and so on?
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