VW Cabriolet

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My dream car is my VW Cabriolet. I was lucky to find one before we left Washington. I’d like to say Washington is the capital of Volkswagen in the USA.

I’ve had to replace a few things. Of course I would.

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This was the first part I replaced on my own. When my husband was driving my car in Sparks it fell off. It’s fallen off before but this time it was gone.

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No one told me how dirty it would be to replace that part… now that part let’s me shift the car. If I didn’t have it I wouldn’t be able to find first, second, etc. I could sorta find forth lol.

It took some effort but I was able to, okay I used a wrench for extra force, to get it on.

I went to Sparks and as I was heading back my car stalled on the interstate. I got it started but it stalled again. Sorry person I cut off to get over. But I was in the middle lane and ugh… I finally stop and well… $300 tow.

The next day my husband said check the fuel pump.

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The one under the back seat.

Wait!!

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Make sure you disable the battery!!

Then just wonder how to get this thing off…

Google! Yes Google. Google is my best friend.

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Get angry. Cause this thing was stuck. Took a screwdriver and hammer to get it to twist. Then you lift it up.

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Be careful! When I pulled it out the screen fell off. I had to fish it out. Kitchen tongs came in handy for this.

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Then just look at the 1987 part. German… Stare at it with hatred. Then figure out how to get another one…

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