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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: Can't access this site using wifi or home Internet...
Last Poster: slix in Random Chat on Today at 10:47:54 PM
Oh my it's working now. What did you do?  :smiley:

Ip blocked? Random lol. Is that due to me having a Gmail account maybe?
No idea how it got blocked, can you remember when it first happened?

Do I have city lights?
Last Poster: Lucastheone92 in Cosmetic/Interior Modifications on Today at 10:36:06 PM
Sorry if this is a silly question but is it only the xenons that have city lights? I have halogen lights and I'm pretty sure I don't have city lights.

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Re: Tornado Red thread
Last Poster: Trav Turbo in The Colours on Today at 10:34:46 PM
@Trav Turbo  Yes mate! Front and back seats  :happy2:

Re: Seans Graphite Blue GTI - Update!
Last Poster: sean.smithy94 in Members Rides on Today at 10:24:47 PM
Looks nice mate, few mods coming along!
Did you buy this down Bristol by any chance?

Thank you  :smiley: yeah your right, I did, how'd you know that?  :smiley:

Re: BCS decat vs sports cat
Last Poster: Martin_jk in Mk5 General Area on Today at 10:21:51 PM
Ok mate thanks for that.
Like said above best seeing if someone can take you out in there car first before taking the plunge and wasting your money. Good luck
Yeah I think that's my best option isn't it, cheers mate!

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Re: Skyline modded tails
Last Poster: Trav Turbo in Mk5 General Area on Today at 10:09:23 PM
I did PM message him inquired about the lights. He said he sends a how to install guide with the lights.

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Pioneer App Radio 4. Battery drain and MFSW? Also, what springs?
Last Poster: peter_booker2003 in Mk5 General Area on Today at 10:01:46 PM
My brother in law has kindly donated me one of these. Looks to be a fantastic bit of kit after having a play in his car.

Question is, on a MK5 GTI 05 Plate with the MFSW. What adapters will I need to stop the battery drain and to keep hold of the steering wheel controls?

I know it has been asked numerous times but I'm struggling to find a definitive answer.

Re: Wanted: GTI front carriers & highline SWCM
Last Poster: Chris92 in Wanted on Today at 10:00:28 PM
Pm'd you  :happy2:

Re: Vacuum Leak
Last Poster: lee_vrs in How to Guides / Troubleshooting on Today at 09:56:05 PM
Any progress with this

Re: All-Out Mk5 GTI: Track Car Build
Last Poster: tommygti in Members Rides on Today at 09:54:15 PM
Lovely build. In my eyes this is how I would do it if I had the cash. Just out of curiosity, I can see you have painted your alternator, did you tape cover/tape areas up before painting or have you just sprayed the whole thing? 

Re: Mk5 Stock air box help
Last Poster: r5gtt in Mk5 General Area on Today at 08:35:48 PM
The cap is £12 from eBay PN. 262011766786

Re: changing lower gearbox/subframe mounting
Last Poster: r5gtt in Mk5 General Area on Today at 08:29:34 PM
Mate you may as well throw those bushes in the bin and get some vibratechnics mounts as you'll never get them in. I've done some a few months back and it was a nightmare of a job. When pressing with a press the bush flexes and snaps for one. Or flexes and bows so doesn't sit home. In the end I grinded them down on the edges that press in and got a colleague to press his huge pipe g

Re: New to VW - Bought what I thought was a standard MK5 GTi...
Last Poster: Flyingscotsman in Members Rides on Today at 07:47:33 PM

I've just bought a Black Mk5 GTI, not the tidiest example out there but the price was decent and hopefully with a bit of love she will tidy up well.

Got a little to do list, nothing too serious and i'll go from there:

- Picking up

White Headlight Bulbs
Last Poster: Trow81 in Cosmetic/Interior Modifications on Today at 06:50:59 PM
I've just fitted the Philips White Vision on the ED and have no complaints great range and visibility plus a lot whiter than the standard yellow tinge
I'm happy for now until I do a conversation or some Xenons come up at the right price

Re: Help Please! EGR Issues
Last Poster: ROH ECHT in Mk5 General Area on Today at 06:16:24 PM
Why not just replace the EGR/PCV? Has he checked it and the rear breather tube's valve?

Philips WhiteVision D2S bulbs
Last Poster: K9 in Mk5 General Area on Today at 06:10:15 PM
ANyone tried em? how are they compared to oem d2s bulbs what are 5 years old?

Re: New member from South London - TR GTI
Last Poster: maxitrol in New Member Intro's on Today at 05:14:40 PM
welcome along

Re: New member from Belfast
Last Poster: Darren_78 in New Member Intro's on Today at 05:07:48 PM
Thanks mate. It's completely standard at the moment, it has the huff/detroit euro spec wheels on it which have really grown on me over the pescara's.

Potential mods in the pipeline, some euro look pressed plates, a remap to stage 1, upgraded brakes, and it doesn't have a centre armrest so I'm after one of those too. Seen a lad is breaking a gti on here and has the centr

Re: Traction control... on or off?
Last Poster: AJP in Mk5 General Area on Today at 05:07:42 PM
I might cut the crappy APR cat off and put a better one on there, maybe a BCS one if the emissions are good.
Here you go mate, emissions with the Powervalve 200 cell. Can't remember if that was on Stage 1 or Stage 2 R-Tech, if that matters.

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Re: MFSW Install Help/Confirmation
Last Poster: oisinc in Mk5 General Area on Today at 05:05:54 PM
Thanks Guys!

I read on another thread that the buttons do not need any coding?


Genuine ed30 headlights
Location: Nottingham
Postage: £0.00
Delivery or Collection

Hi all, I swapped my headlights when I bought my ed30 to the projectors so have had these sitting in a box since so thought I would get rid! In brilliant condition, no cracks or damage at all. £100 posted to the uk. Thanks for looking :)
Parrot CK3000 Evolution Bluetooth Kit
Location: Walthamstow, London
Postage: £5.00
Delivery or Collection

Removed from my 06 GTI. Fully working order. Comes with all wiring, mic, mic holder and remote control. Just needs to be wired to ignition source.

Will fit all MK5 Golfs.
Genuine BBS CK (18x8 ET44, 5x112) in Audi Titanium Grey
Location: Northants
Postage: £0.00
Delivery or Collection

4x Genuine BBS CK wheels in the rarer 18x8 fitment in Audi Titanium Grey gloss finish.
Listing for the WHEELS + CENTER CAPS ONLY.

Front two wheels are in good but used condition will need a refurb' to be cosmetically perfect again, with some rim lip kerbing' and a stone chip or two.

The rear two wheels are in good but used condition, with the odd nick or stone chip from usual wear and tear through the warm/cold seasons at motorway speeds etc... With a good deep wheel decontaminate clean (E.G. ironX) they will come up nicely. Please use pictures as a reference.

The wheels were professionally painted in this colour from brand new, when silver. No buckling, misshaping or welding.

Wheels are;
- 18" and 8J wide
- ET 44
- 10.7kg approx per wheel (dry weight)
- 5 x 112 PCD bolt Volkswagen fitment/standard 57.1 centre bore
- Finished in Audi black edition Titanium grey gloss, paint code L8AU - (You cannot buy brand new Grey BBS CK in 18x8J)
- Genuine black BBS black/white/silver centre caps included

Based in Northants. Will courier to UK only for no extra cost above agreed price. Collection is welcome.

MFD2 Satnav, DVD, CD and radio unit
Single Image
    Location: Walthamstow, London
    Collection Only

    Removed from my 06 GTI. Fully working order, comes with satnav disc, GPS antenna and radio code.

    No scratches or marks on the unit or screen.

    No need to update canbus, no battery drain issues.

    Collection preferred but can post for a little extra.
    Used RNS510
    Location: Ashford, Kent
    Postage: £0.00
    Delivery or Collection

    Revision H RNS510 with 2015 maps in mint condition.
    Comes with GPS antenna, aerial adapter (for older models) and pin number.
    Open to offers.
    Genuine Chrome Mirror Switch
    Single Image
      Location: Ashford, Kent
      Postage: £0.00

      Genuine VW Chrome MK6/Passat switches... Can be sold separately.
      Door handle trim SOLD.
      Auto headlight switch SOLD
      Mirror Switch with folding mirror facility £15.
      Passenger and drivers window switches SOLD.
      Petrol flap switch SOLD
      Genuine Power Folding Mirrors with Puddle Lights in Diamond Black Pearl (LC9Z)
      Single Image
        Location: Ashford, Kent
        Postage: £0.00
        Delivery or Collection

        Complete unit (Mirror glass etc) in good condition with modules.
        With Genuine VW Chrome MK6/Passat mirror switch with folding mirror facility pictured above. Open to offers.
        Armrest MDI Kit
        Single Image
          Location: Ashford, Kent
          Postage: £0.00
          Delivery or Collection

          In mint condition.
          Comes with iPod connection.
          Genuine MK6 Boot Handle
          Single Image
            Location: Ashford, Kent
            Postage: £0.00
            Delivery or Collection

            In good condition.