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need help need gti back

Post by digsmk3 » Jul Thu 21, 2011 6:44 pm

OK, :banghead: so i broke an long axle( right side) on my gti and replaced it for a about a month,until that one broke( to long i guess) well my problem is that the axle i disposed of needs to be measured, apparently this year uses two different size axles a 90mm or a 100mm does anyone know how i can find out which one is the one i need.Like a vin code or motor size or what not, Please help i have to get one on friday I NEED MY VW

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Post by YASHA7FOLD » Jul Thu 21, 2011 6:57 pm

You will just need to measure the output of the transmission. The part that the axle bolts to.
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Post by YASHA7FOLD » Jul Thu 21, 2011 6:58 pm

Don't quote me but if it is a GTi it should be the 100mm.
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Post by Roadhog » Jul Thu 21, 2011 7:49 pm

why not just measure it? one will be 90mm and the other will be 100mm.

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Post by MT-Getto » Jul Thu 21, 2011 9:00 pm

What motor? CE1 or 2 Is it an 89?
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Post by YASHA7FOLD » Jul Thu 21, 2011 9:04 pm

Now that I thought about it just measure the opposite axle end. ( the shorter one) :)
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Post by digsmk3 » Jul Thu 21, 2011 9:41 pm

MT-Getto wrote:What motor? CE1 or 2 Is it an 89?
i really am not sure its a 85 8v.

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Post by digsmk3 » Jul Thu 21, 2011 9:43 pm

Roadhog wrote:why not just measure it? one will be 90mm and the other will be 100mm.
the og axle has been crushed in a truck over a month ago.

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Post by digsmk3 » Jul Thu 21, 2011 9:48 pm

Thanks alot guys ,i really miss my gti

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Re: need help need gti back

Post by Roadhog » Jul Fri 22, 2011 12:23 am

the only way you can tell is by measuring.

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