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Help Mark and the guys at Awesome GTI
on April 23, 2016, 07:43:48 AM
Guys show your support and share this as much as possible for our friends at Awesome


https://www.facebook.com/groups/529405700525327/permalink/786839098115318/



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Re: Boost Pressure Control Valve and PCV? Confused
Last Poster: dronners in Mk5 General Area on Today at 01:16:06 AM
I'd reccomend getting a pcv delete myself. No adverse effects and youve eliminated a problem area from the equation completely


Re: Golf MK5 1.6fsi/1.4fsi and more DIY induction kit / Ram Air Picture Guide
Last Poster: kingraza27 in How to Guides / Troubleshooting on Today at 12:50:20 AM
What was the main reason from changing with your initial setup in pic one?

does the mile long pipe effect it that much?

As to me, its still getting the same temp air as it was before?

Asking as i would like to do the same :)


Anyone traveling back through France to Calais yesterday? (Delays Bank Hol)
Last Poster: rdfcpete in Random Chat on Yesterday at 11:59:14 PM
Assuming anyone that was, was also severely held up like we were - interested to know why we moved around 0.5 of a mile in 2 hours?

It looked like the roadworks on the last motorway between Dunkirk and Calais had some sort of Police check-point (one Police Ford Focus with 2 cops in sat up on a kerb watching the traffic when we finally got there), but does anyone know wha


Re: Diamond Pearl/Standard Black Thread
Last Poster: DrG_GTi in The Colours on Yesterday at 11:20:09 PM
Little snow foam and clay action....



Re: New 7R to replace the MK6gti
Last Poster: mattkgti in MK7 Members Rides on Yesterday at 10:21:39 PM
I've just got one thing to say...

 :drool: :drool: :drool: :drool: :drool: :drool:


Re: MK7 GT
Last Poster: mattkgti in MK7 Members Rides on Yesterday at 10:19:20 PM
The MK7 is a lovely car mate and you've got a nice looking GT there!

Hows it been through the summer?

 :driver:


Car turned on with dashboard airbag sensor unplugged
Last Poster: grayzee in Mk5 General Area on Yesterday at 10:12:35 PM
Hey all,

I turned my car on without plugging in my airbag light sensor back into the dashboard. (was wiring in my sub)

My airbag light now remains on when I turn my car on. I know its not a fault cos its triggered by me unplugging the sensor. 

My mate had this Maxiscan MS509 image below so we did a scan and no codes came up or got flagged. We trie


Re: New head unit - RNS510 [emoji594][emoji1303]
Last Poster: Trow81 in Mk5 General Area on Yesterday at 10:12:31 PM
Looks great. I've just bought a GTi with one fitted from factory and it's such an upgrade from the old rcd300 in my last car. Agree it should be in a museum.

This thread may help me as I want to get the optical parking state working through the head unit. Sounds like the guy sending you a


Re: How to respectfully park next to another GTI owner...
Last Poster: monte in Spotted on Yesterday at 10:12:16 PM
Thing is you have left enough room for Mr Inevitable to come along and squeeze in....even though the rest of the car park is empty


Re: GFB DV+
Last Poster: Dan_FR in Performance Modifications on Yesterday at 10:10:22 PM
T9351 is the correct GFB part for both K03 and K04 TFSi engines.

Worth noting that it's cheaper elsewhere as Awesome will charge you postage on top of that price, whereas AMD sell them for £97.80 delivered on eBay: http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/GFB-DV-for-VAG-TFSi-Audi-VW-Seat-Skoda-Diverter-Valve-T9351-/271664459868?hash=item3f4076b05c:g:za8AAOxyffZSY63n


Re: Tornado Red thread
Last Poster: monte in The Colours on Yesterday at 10:03:56 PM
Couple of shots at All Types 2016





Is that a tornado red vinyl wrap


Aircon delete
Last Poster: Chris92 in Mk5 General Area on Yesterday at 09:53:14 PM
Once the rad, pump and pipes are removed from the car I understand I will need the shorter aux belt but what do people do with the two holes in the bulk head where the two aircon pipes connected to? Is there a blanking plate or anything?

Also will this put any codes on dash?

Just planning in my mind for when I get another golf, will be removing the aircon whe


Re: iPhone 6s White
Last Poster: just_coolnuh in Wanted on Yesterday at 09:46:48 PM
How much you looking for the 5s @lukemk5gti


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Re: Camera Advice Please?
Last Poster: lukemk5gti in Random Chat on Yesterday at 08:57:34 PM
horizontal or vertical 'tunnel'?
if horizontal a Gopro on a small trolley (skateboard) pushed using a long rod should work, mount lights on trolley and bob's your uncle.
As you've said, a professional will only do similar, but worse.

Very true!

That's act


Re: SurreyED30's 2nd Edition 30
Last Poster: SurreyED30 in Members Rides on Yesterday at 08:41:44 PM
Wasn't me bud, can't remember who it was that had the accident.

Still miss my first edition 30, it got wrote off within 5 months of me selling it, I remember marvin (MVB12) messaging me the auction for wrote of cars for sale :( seen it on swaps.com and eBay a few times now, advertised with very little info about the mods and history of the car etc so probably got a numpt


Re: What rear lights are these and where can I get them?
Last Poster: slix in Mk5 General Area on Yesterday at 08:28:42 PM
Not as bad as the tinted versions but each to their own  :smiley:


Re: Willy Wonka
Last Poster: Bozz in Random Chat on Yesterday at 07:59:40 PM
A great actor & a great loss, Will never forget the tears I had watching Blazing Sadles,,, R I P


Re: what do you find irritating?
Last Poster: monte in Random Chat on Yesterday at 07:36:47 PM
People who write on a for sale thread

'I would of bought this if I didn't spend all my money on wheels last week'

Why comment if you haven't the money to buy it?!


Must be the same person that irritates me Adam  :grouphug:


Re: ttrs brakes on mk5?
Last Poster: r5gtt in Mk5 General Area on Yesterday at 06:51:30 PM
I usually send this to people if asked about bedding in, it's a little blurry and sideways but you get the gist.

I'm not really worried about the warping tbh. I'm just pissed off with what I've been sold  :signLOL:



Mk5 Golf Armrest Wanted
Last Poster: axsweb in Wanted on Yesterday at 06:38:39 PM
Armrest wanted with all the bits


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Shoutbox

Sach SRE Performance organic racing clutch kit with Oem Luk DMF
£270.00
Location: liverpool
Postage: £18.00
Delivery or Collection

Sach SRE Performance organic racing clutch kit with Oem Luk Dual mass flywheel for 6 speed gearbox

Used clutch kit out of a TTS. Very good condition. Lots of life left. Only selling due to needing a stronger clutch to support the power increase. Will fit many tfsi gearboxes but please check before buying. I will supply as much info and part numbers as possible.  This clutch offers a torque capacity of 420lbfts

Included in the kit is:

- Sachs organic pressure plate 88 1864 999 502
- Sachs clutch cover 88 3082 999 787
- LUK Dual Mass Flywheel
- 5 flywheel bolts (you require 6)
MK5 golf GTI DSG standard springs
£20.00
Location: Berkshire
Collection Only

Standard springs off my MK5 golf GTI DSG, springs worked fine while on car, they look a bit ugly as the protective covering has started to peel in places as pictured. Went through an MOT with these on and no Advisories. Selling as I got HR lowering springs and these are just sat taking up space.

Might be use full to someone returning car back to standard before a sale or something.
MK5 golf 1.6 FSI standard springs
£20.00
Location: Berkshire
Collection Only

These are off my old car and have been gathering dust, taken off old car as replaced by lowering springs, nothing wrong with them when they were on the car.

Might be useful for someone.
MK5 golf GTI front discs and pads nearly new
£80.00
Location: Berkshire
Collection Only

Recently upgraded my brakes on my car so removed these. Nothing wrong with them only covered about 4000 miles.

Pads have loads of meat left and discs have about a 0.5 mm - 1mm lip at most.

Golf mk5 GTi front bumper - Black
£150.00
Location: Leicester, East Midlands
Collection Only

For sale a Golf Mk5 GTi front bumper in metallic diamond black (paint code LC9Z).

It is in very good condition & has recently been repainted by the previous owner, so no major dents or scratches, can literally go straight onto your car (all fixings and lugs are intact).

Only reason for sale is that I purchased it by mistake as a replacement for my Edition 30, and then realised the Edition 30 bumper is subtly different to the GTi.

Comes complete as pictured, with inserts and built in GTi  lower splitter.

Collection only due to size, although could meet half way for a small fee.
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