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Re: rough idle and Relays!!!



>  my stock 70 sq started idling irratic coupla weeks ago,so I figured bad fuel
> filter and promptly replaced it. Well, it still runs like crap! Now here a few
> observations from someone who is very new to T3's or FI and its relays &
> stuff,so pls forgive my ignorance here.
>  - Acts up almost always when warm, usualy 1st sign is bad idle,followed by
> irratic    running and sometimes out right quitting. Wait 1/2 hr or so and it
> starts sgain.
>  -While all this is happening you hear.. klick..klick somewhere under the dash
> now and then.
>  -When it decides to run ok,usually you hear klick..vooom at first click of
> ignition
>    when it dont feel like it you hear klick but no vooom, then you know it
> wont start.
>  Is it the Relay(s)?  where is it? can I replace it?  who has it?

Is it possible that the klick, klick is coming from under the back 
seat, driver's side.  If so, I would suspect the voltage regulator.

Jim
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Jim Adney, jadney@vwtype3.org
Madison, Wisconsin, USA
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