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Help Mark and the guys at Awesome GTI
on April 23, 2016, 07:43:48 AM
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Re: Induction kit with waste gate sound!
Last Poster: ROH ECHT in Mk5 General Area on Today at 03:09:26 AM
Prepare yourself...ours does Curly's whoop-whoop-whoop-whoop...


We GTI's have an internal waste-gate with a diverter valve for a boost relief.


Re: cleaning your car at a car show
Last Poster: Adam0604 in Detailing on Today at 12:43:25 AM
Lmaoo yeah even in Summer


Re: Reflex Silver Recaro clad MK5 Gti
Last Poster: Mark_eire in Members Rides on Today at 12:21:06 AM
I had been seriously thinking about selling this as I literally work 5 minutes from home, it's not getting the use it deserves.
But I just couldn't bring myself to sell it when push came to shove, so it'll be staying!
I took a few photos recently, thought I'd throw them up here

[img width=786 height=444]http://i264.photobucket.com/albums/ii188/mark_eire/2016-04


Rear pad removal
Last Poster: Dale in How to Guides / Troubleshooting on Today at 12:12:12 AM
Hi all,

Got an annoying squeak coming from my rear brakes. I want to remove my rear pads to insert a shim behind them to see if this helps?

Is there a knack to removing them or is it pretty straight forward?

Cheers


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Re: What did you and your MKV do today?
Last Poster: r5gtt in Mk5 General Area on Today at 12:05:25 AM
I'd say someone has done it for you you lucky so n so   :signLOL:
I've still to fit the inner rings with brake light function too.


Re: mystery clunk
Last Poster: r5gtt in Mk5 General Area on Today at 12:03:08 AM
 :stupid: :signLOL: Yes it will have minimal movement but that why you have the jack underneath to support it and also why I said align it up before tightening the bolts simple job if you've just taken a head off and fitted a cam chain  :slap:  :signLOL: have a bar handy to pry the box over a tad and you'll be fine.


Re: th3_f15t '12 Golf R (Viki)
Last Poster: th3_f15t in MK6 Members Rides on Today at 12:00:40 AM
This morning when I started I immediately spotted this issue from the previous night, I'd bolted the caliper to the front of the mounting points to the hub and not the rear, which explains why the disc was fouling the caliper! Naturally, it took a fair while to figure out the processes but I eventually got to this stage:

[URL=http://s687.photobucket.com/user/mikemaher205


Re: Helix clutch
Last Poster: Dale in Mk5 General Area on Yesterday at 11:46:45 PM
My Ed 30 is booked in with Alex for a helix clutch in a couple of weeks.


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Re: My first ED30 tornado red
Last Poster: Shoduchi in Members Rides on Yesterday at 11:35:22 PM
Will be interesting to see if they stay that colour for the lifetime of the disc.
It's just a coating. The pads will remove it and the metal will show. At least the rest of the disc will be a bit more rust resistant.


Fault code 06469
Last Poster: japs in Mk5 General Area on Yesterday at 11:08:04 PM
Hello

I scanned my car using vagcom as my 2.0 gt sport has a really lumpy idle.
When I scanned it this was the code I got I was wondering if anyone has any idea what the cause is or has experienced the same problem

Address : 01 Engine
Controller : 03G 906 018 FC
Component : R4 2.0l PPD1.2 1879
Coding : 0000072
Shop# : WSC01279
1


Re: MK7 Editon 40 clubsport
Last Poster: r5gtt in Random Chat on Yesterday at 10:58:59 PM
4 motion and 300 bhp and 0-62 in 4.9 sec wow liking that for sure. maybe in another 10 years  :sad1:

Huh?  :doh: You just described the Golf R. The Clubsport and Clubsport S would be FWD.
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Re: New member from Shetland
Last Poster: TAPPY in New Member Intro's on Yesterday at 10:15:17 PM
Cheers Beej, what kind of bike you got?

Sounds good Tappy, I'd love to go to the IOM TT sometime, there is usually a group that head down each year from Shetland to go to it so will go with them sometime when funds allow.  We have a bike rally in Shetland called the simmer dim rally each


Re: Euro carparts 25% off this bank hol, need disc brake info so I can order please!
Last Poster: rich83 in Mk5 General Area on Yesterday at 10:14:50 PM
Or... mtec... they are very reasonable


Re: Shaun's GT TDI *Helio's Refurbed & Back On*
Last Poster: shaunnorris7 in Members Rides on Yesterday at 10:09:31 PM
The Nankangs are too noisy for my liking so will be looking at changing them soon. Might try the Vredestein Ultra Vorti are have only read good reviews about them.

Once the R32 rear calipers go on and the paint work sorted towards end of month I'm in 3 minds..

1. Back to Darkside for more power. (My preference but will cost the most).
2. Air-Ride.
3.


Re: Going rate for Recaro's
Last Poster: MC71 in Random Chat on Yesterday at 09:58:11 PM
As they look pretty mint Id recommend £2k (if you're not in a rush). To sell sooner most would happily pay £1.7k. Pop them on the Facebook group .......VW Golf Mk5 Parts. You'll have all the feckless youth drooling over those for hrs.

 :happy2:


Re: Mark O’T Reflex Silver MK5 GTI (ED30 Bumper fitted)
Last Poster: r5gtt in Members Rides on Yesterday at 09:51:57 PM
1500 wet and dry paper and then a good polish should see you right. keep it room temp amd you can do it in the next two days lol but your choice.

I was thinking of doing that but read it can


Re: Mk5 gti starting issue
Last Poster: r5gtt in How to Guides / Troubleshooting on Yesterday at 09:45:58 PM
So what was you trying to say haha
I'm trying to say regardless of what others say, I'm going to de coke the head and hope for the best  :signLOL:


Re: MFSW Skip track/change station not working
Last Poster: shoaybmakda in How to Guides / Troubleshooting on Yesterday at 09:38:38 PM
I upgraded my head unit to an RNS510 and have lost functionality to fast forward via the MFSW. I understand it's to do with the head unit being newer


Re: So, how many £££ to take my DSG GTI which has stage 1 to stage 2+ or 3
Last Poster: CarlW in Mk5 General Area on Yesterday at 09:30:38 PM
Full s3 brake setup front and rear can be had for £500 including discs and pads which would be used but still have life left until you could budget for new discs and pads.

Disc wise you can go for standard R32 / TTS / S3 ones or you could go for something like MTEC with patterned cut or drilled. Both options are common and popular here on the forum.

As for pad


Re: seat belt help
Last Poster: MateyGuv in Mk5 General Area on Yesterday at 09:26:57 PM
Yup, the part of the seat that the middle belt is attached to. Fold the seat forwards to slacken the belt before undoing the bolt to avoid any stress on the bolt when it's released but I think you'd be better off just taking the seat out completely to reset it if it's that stuck. Have a look at my video above to see how to the seats remove if youv not already done so

Shoutbox

VW Golf Gti Edition 30 MK5 Highline instrument cluster (Clocks)
£200.00
Location: Luton
Postage: undefined
Delivery or Collection

As above i have a MK5 Golf Gti Edition 30 Highline instrument cluster (Clocks)

Part Number 1K6 920 972E

Comes with SKC CODE

Rare cluster which shows the brake and cruise symbols as words and the temperature display as Fahrenheit

In good working order and condition

This is the Early Cluster so is Easier to Code

Open to sensible offers

Any questions please call

07983 222 677

Many thanks
Sold
18" Monza's for sale
£230.00
Location: North Yorkshire
Collection Only

4 x 18" genuine Monza's.
Good condition, just had fresh paint after being removed from my car.
Run straight, no buckles or flat spots.
Couple more pictures added of BBS part number.

*Pic with username added
2.0tfsi downpipe and sports cat
£170.00
Single Image
    Location: Reigate, surrey
    Collection Only

    Had this stainless steel downpipe on my gti for a couple months. Its 3 inch that tapers down at the end to fit the stock exhaust system. Not too sure on the make but fitted the car fine.

    Doesnt throw any management lights or anything.

    Collection from reigate
    Mk5 GTI Black Headlining + Trims
    £150.00
    Location: SG18
    Collection Only

    Black GTI headliner and matching black A, B + C pillar trims.

    Came out of an '07 3 door car that I am turning into a track car. Overall good condition, the C pillar trims to have a few marks on where items have been put in the boot but would probably come out with a little work.

    Also included are the interior lights and sunglasses holder.

    Collection only due to size.
    Mk5 GTI Parcel Shelf
    £45.00
    Location: SG18
    Collection Only

    Mk5 GTI parcel shelf with netting underneath.

    Came out of an '07 3 door car that I am converting into a track car and is in good condition.

    Collection only due to size.
    Spare Wheel and Tyre
    £50.00
    Single Image
      Location: SG18
      Collection Only

      Mk5 GTI space saver spare wheel with polystyrene insert.

      Came out of an '07 plate car and looks to have had very little use. Comes as pictured with the insert, jack and tools.

      Collection only due to weight.
      GTI Front Fogs + Grills
      £45.00
      Single Image
        Location: SG18
        Postage: £15.00
        Delivery or Collection

        Mk5 GTI front fog lights and matching inserts.

        Came off an '07 plate car that I am turning into a track car. In good working condition, although the lights do have some marks on from use as to be expected, but are not cracked. Screws that hold the fogs in are also included.

        Collection or Post.
        PowerFlex Lower Engine Mount Insert (PFF85-504)
        £20.00
        Location: Lisbon, Portugal
        Postage: £5.00
        Delivery Only

        PowerFlex Lower Engine Mount Insert (PFF85-504) that came with my BCS Powervalve TBE system. It has around 300 miles of use. Upgraded to Vibratechnics when I had my Ed. 30 at my mechanics garage, as you can check in my build topic.

        For mk5 Golfs up to middle of 2008 or for A3, S3, Leons, Octavias of the same generation.

        Condition: Used. Almost like new.

        Shipping: 5 £.

        Payment: Bank transfer or PayPal (buyer pays taxes or pays as gift).
        PowerFlex Front Wishbone Rear Bush with consoles included (PFF85-502)
        £20.00
        Location: Lisbon, Portugal
        Postage: £10.00
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        PowerFlex Front Wishbone Rear Bush with consoles included (PFF85-502) that came with my Ed. 30 when I bought it with 37k miles. They look like new and they have Lifetime warranty from PowerFlex. Upgraded to SuperPro Anti-Lift kit when I had my Ed. 30 at my mechanics garage, as you can check in my build topic.

        For mk5 Golfs, A3, S3, Leons, Octavias of the same generation. Really easy to install since there's no need to remove and replace the OEM rubber bush with these stronger PU bushes.

        Condition: Used. Almost like new.

        Shipping: 10 £.

        Payment: Bank transfer or PayPal (buyer pays taxes or pays as gift).
        VW Golf GTI Keyring
        £12.00
        Location: Lisbon, Portugal
        Postage: undefined
        Delivery Only

        This new keyfob is for those looking to accent their key rings with a little GTI flair. The sport seat pattern gives others an idea of what you get to enjoy each and every day.

        Condition: Used. Almost like new.

        Payment: Bank transfer or PayPal (buyer pays taxes or pays as gift).

        Free shipping.
        (New) Forge Motorsport Boost Tap (FMBGFK2) without zip ties and vacuum hose
        £25.00
        Location: Lisbon, Portugal
        Postage: £5.00
        Delivery Only

        This Forge Boost tap is suitable for 2.0 TFSI and TSI engines (VW, Audi, Seat, Skoda). It came with my Forge Motorsport oil catch can kit but it wasn't needed since I already had one of these fitted when the BCS Powervalve TBE was fitted, so it's brand new. The oil catch can kit didn't include zip ties or the vacuum hose, so I don't have those available.

        Condition: Brand new. Partial kit.

        Shipping: 5 £.

        Payment: Bank transfer or PayPal (buyer pays taxes or pays as gift).
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