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Forum: Watercooled projects 02-03-2013, 07:29
Replies: 36
Views: 28,044
Posted By CrankWork
Allright! I'm still here, still alive :D My...

Allright! I'm still here, still alive :D

My project totally pissed me off when I found more rust (see above) ...and then more rust :mad: Then some life events took priority etc...

I was honestly...
Forum: Watercooled projects 08-04-2012, 20:06
Replies: 36
Views: 28,044
Posted By CrankWork
ok, the good news - it's finally all painted, and...

ok, the good news - it's finally all painted, and I've started putting it back together! Turned out really nice!

http://i98.photobucket.com/albums/l277/stavrik/gti/DSCN0191.jpg

trollface?...
Forum: Watercooled projects 04-04-2012, 18:01
Replies: 140
Views: 56,588
Posted By CrankWork
looks tight!!! :thumbup:

looks tight!!! :thumbup:
Forum: Watercooled projects 04-04-2012, 17:58
Replies: 292
Views: 126,994
Posted By CrankWork
cool, I learned something new. cheers! :thumbup:

cool, I learned something new. cheers! :thumbup:
Forum: Watercooled projects 30-03-2012, 08:47
Replies: 292
Views: 126,994
Posted By CrankWork
so much awesomness in this thread! :thumbup:...

so much awesomness in this thread! :thumbup:

what does R8 fuel pressure ventil do? it must be important since it's made in japan and not eastern europe lol :rolleyes:
also, I'm sureprised to see...
Forum: Watercooled projects 30-03-2012, 07:59
Replies: 36
Views: 28,044
Posted By CrankWork
it's black, lighting makes it look...

it's black, lighting makes it look weird!
anyways, I've been really busy with work, havn't seen my car in a week, so, no real updates. Finished sanding orange peel - never again, lol! I did pick up...
Forum: Watercooled projects 14-03-2012, 14:32
Replies: 36
Views: 28,044
Posted By CrankWork
ok, the car got painted! turned out really nice,...

ok, the car got painted! turned out really nice, however my friend thought it'd be a good idea to sand the clear with 1200 grit, then 1500 and then 2000 to eliminate orange peel :screwy:
moar...
Forum: Watercooled projects 16-02-2012, 06:12
Replies: 36
Views: 28,044
Posted By CrankWork
wtf is this...

wtf is this shit!?!?!

http://i98.photobucket.com/albums/l277/stavrik/gti/DSCN1978.jpg

Today I spent a couple of hrs fixing the headliner board - whatta waste of time! :mad: On a positive note -...
Forum: Watercooled projects 15-02-2012, 06:00
Replies: 36
Views: 28,044
Posted By CrankWork
yes yes! The good news: Car is all primed, I'm...

yes yes!

The good news: Car is all primed, I'm going to spend the next week sanding it.
I also scored a few parts - used but mint door glass seals/trim, brand new OEM lower timing belt cover for 9A....
Forum: Watercooled projects 04-02-2012, 17:51
Replies: 36
Views: 28,044
Posted By CrankWork
...

http://i98.photobucket.com/albums/l277/stavrik/gti/DSCN1959.jpg

:cheers:
Forum: Watercooled projects 03-02-2012, 02:54
Replies: 36
Views: 28,044
Posted By CrankWork
we have started the disassembly! As expected,...

we have started the disassembly! As expected, there was some rot under the rear flares, but nothing that's TOO far gone.....i hope :drill:
Forum: Watercooled projects 02-02-2012, 08:23
Replies: 36
Views: 28,044
Posted By CrankWork
thnx guys! latest update - dropped the car off...

thnx guys!

latest update - dropped the car off at my friend's shop for a respray! :D
Forum: Golf and Jetta Mk2 30-01-2012, 17:33
Replies: 33
Views: 11,525
Posted By CrankWork
clean!!! :thumbup: the "basket"...

clean!!! :thumbup:

the "basket" piece is really cool, I've never seen one! what do u call it in german? I'm gonna try to find one on german ebay :D

http://up.picr.de/7528212xaq.jpg

cheers!
Forum: Watercooled projects 24-01-2012, 21:33
Replies: 36
Views: 28,044
Posted By CrankWork
If anyone cares, I'm still alive and kickin!...

If anyone cares, I'm still alive and kickin! Things havn't been going my way until now, so project was put on hold... But now everything is crisp, got my engine together :tongue:...
Forum: Who is who 11-02-2011, 09:28
Replies: 12
Views: 3,436
Posted By CrankWork
Welcome, nice ride!!!

Welcome, nice ride!!!
Forum: Watercooled projects 05-05-2010, 18:07
Replies: 36
Views: 28,044
Posted By CrankWork
Damn, it's been a long time since I posted......

Damn, it's been a long time since I posted... anyways, not much to post about, xpt I scored some major parts - ported 1.8 head, 8.5:1 JE's for 9A.
oh ye, drove the GTi for the first time today since...
Forum: Who is who 04-03-2010, 10:35
Replies: 13
Views: 2,406
Posted By CrankWork
dood, u're krazy! lol welcome!

dood, u're krazy! lol

welcome!
Forum: Watercooled projects 02-02-2010, 23:03
Replies: 36
Views: 28,044
Posted By CrankWork
lil update - fuel rail has been fixed! Got my...

lil update - fuel rail has been fixed! Got my serp belt sorted - 1205mm. Bought injector cups, some misc things like breather plate fittings etc. also ordered this AWIC core from...
Forum: Watercooled projects 28-01-2010, 20:07
Replies: 140
Views: 56,588
Posted By CrankWork
stack exhaust??? whyyyyyyyy? :chair:

stack exhaust??? whyyyyyyyy? :chair:
Forum: Who is who 28-01-2010, 20:02
Replies: 11
Views: 2,594
Posted By CrankWork
nice rides! welcome! :beer2:

nice rides! welcome! :beer2:
Forum: Watercooled projects 22-01-2010, 17:41
Replies: 36
Views: 28,044
Posted By CrankWork
alrite, quick update - alt is in place. tight...

alrite, quick update - alt is in place. tight fit, but should clear the crosmember. I fabbed up a front coolant flange outta stock one, one of my buddies in EU is ordering me an ABF side flange that...
Forum: Who is who 29-12-2009, 03:22
Replies: 15
Views: 3,107
Posted By CrankWork
that is too clean lol car looks brand new!!!!

that is too clean lol car looks brand new!!!!
Forum: Who is who 29-12-2009, 03:20
Replies: 21
Views: 4,763
Posted By CrankWork
Welcome! sweet ride!

Welcome! sweet ride!
Forum: Watercooled projects 23-12-2009, 22:25
Replies: 36
Views: 28,044
Posted By CrankWork
email sent, Herrum! :D the alternator biz - I...

email sent, Herrum! :D

the alternator biz - I took some measurements and it looks like i should have plenty of space for the alt. The engine is goin into a mk2 with a mk3 cross member; everyone who...
Forum: Watercooled projects 17-12-2009, 06:44
Replies: 36
Views: 28,044
Posted By CrankWork
Did more work...

Did more work today...

http://i98.photobucket.com/albums/l277/stavrik/gti/DSCN2277.jpg

really can't wait to fire it up!
Btw what did u guys do about the coolant flange on the front of the head?

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