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Posting pictures in for sale ads
on November 03, 2017, 07:50:48 AM
How can I post pictures in for sale ads?

Neither links from photobucket or Flickr work.
Re: Candy white edition 30 big future spec!
Last Poster: ello in Members Rides on Today at 01:06:00 AM
I've just added the retrimmed doorcards.

Loving the new look. Heard the bcs wrc exhaust also today. JUST WOW!



Re: Rear Legroom - same for estate as hatchback?
Last Poster: markrtw in Mk7 General Area on Yesterday at 10:38:48 PM
The octavia is based on the same mbq chassis as the golf. As the MBQ architecture has been designed to be adaptable and Skoda aim to offer more for less, their models are usually stretched to give a bit more room. The superb also uses the MBQ chassis but it's stretched out larger than the passat.  It has about the same rear leg room as an S class Mercedes.  When we were shopping fo


Re: Josh's Steel grey GTI TTE420 Audi R8 calipers
Last Poster: Mike58 in Members Rides on Yesterday at 10:38:10 PM
Your speedlines, what offset did you go for to get your RS3 calipers with Vagbremtechnic mounts behind? I’ve got the same colour car as you and those wheels in that colour looks the dogs danglies.


Re: Boost not meeting requested, graph inside
Last Poster: v4rley in Mk5 General Area on Yesterday at 09:53:30 PM
@Dan_FR  @Pudding
These are back to back runs all 4th gear

Ok, so do you think I should tweak the preload to achieve nearer 22psi peak on map 5?
Fuel pressure is still peaking high but this I guess is down t


Re: highline upgrade cluster question
Last Poster: shoaybmakda in Mk5 General Area on Yesterday at 09:26:19 PM
Or try @Usual Suspect he did my clocks from MK5 to MK6


Boot Pop Kit
Last Poster: peter_booker2003 in Wanted on Yesterday at 08:56:20 PM
As above.

After the bootpop kit for my Mk5 GTI. Had it on the previous 2 GTI’s I’ve owned and would like to do it to my latest one.


Re: How bad you think a Mk6 GTI rear valance will fit the mk5 R32 bumper?
Last Poster: Christiank in Mk5 General Area on Yesterday at 08:48:26 PM
Actually it was a straight fit as I messaged on the post last year   :signLOL:

http://www.mk5golfgti.co.uk/forum/index.php?topic=70124.0

Ah lol , I've searched all over google for a topic with someone that have done this :fighting2:

Awesome, guess it'll b


Do you know this car? Ed30 DS07 GDX
Last Poster: OllieL in Mk5 General Area on Yesterday at 08:46:23 PM
Hi all.
Not posted on here for a long time, but looking at getting back in to a mk5.

Really interested in an ED30 that is local to me.
It has an extensive history included with the car, and some choice modifications.

The current owner has only owned the car for a short time, and took it on px for a deal on his old car.

Don’t know the


CH STEERING MODULE CODING
Last Poster: Octoparrot in How to Guides / Troubleshooting on Yesterday at 08:10:31 PM
Hi, I've just fitted a mk5 Mfsw to my mk5 GTI along with the CH steering module, I'm curious about the coding I need to input, I'm not sure if I should select the "press to talk" option or not. I have a Kenwood DNX521DAB fitted with microphone that has hands free capability. Does anyone know if this will work with the steering wheel phone buttons?

Also should I let VCDS


Re: Fitting door lights
Last Poster: Christiank in Cosmetic/Interior Modifications on Yesterday at 07:46:57 PM
Gen 1-2 use : +12v in PIN 1 and ground from PIN 2 or 4.
Gen 3 use : +12V PIN 18 and ground from PIN 19

Look at the motor partnumber(not the black electronik box) , Gen 3 has revision N, M and Q.


Re: errrmmmmmm... help? Post won't open
Last Poster: Andy in Testing and Forum Suggestion Box on Yesterday at 07:34:54 PM
Was that possible me @Andy ? Any chance you can retrieve them?
think it was as there was a test post with graphs on...Asked Dazza to restore it as it wont let me


Re: What did you and your MKV do today?
Last Poster: Octoparrot in Mk5 General Area on Yesterday at 07:04:31 PM
130k Oil and filter change.


Re: Audi s3 boost pipe and dumpvalve housing
Last Poster: _Dejan_ in Wanted on Yesterday at 05:56:03 PM
Im sorry but then I can provide you only 1K0145762BM. I can make it 47GBP shipped.


Re: Ideas for Christmas
Last Poster: Ant b in Mk5 General Area on Yesterday at 05:45:23 PM
Red coilpack loom cover
Hpfp cover
Oem stubby arial
911/audir8 oil cap


Re: Grrrrr...! Door warning lights...
Last Poster: Ant b in Mk5 General Area on Yesterday at 05:34:57 PM
Yep cheers for your help :wink:


Re: Coilovers choice - edition 30
Last Poster: Pudding in Mk5 General Area on Yesterday at 04:42:56 PM
I found the group on Facebook and sent them a message just asking on info and price etc. And I'm looking for dropping and not ruining the ride a whole lot, maybe 50-60mm if I can get away with it not causing me problems as it's my daily driver, thanks for replying

-60mm won


Re: VAS5054A
Last Poster: Pudding in Mk5 General Area on Yesterday at 03:47:50 PM
Good old plagiarism at it's finest. 


Re: How To: Mk5 Heated Seats Retrofit
Last Poster: Gmac in How to Guides / Troubleshooting on Yesterday at 03:21:03 PM
Well I wired up the remaining two 15amp fuse wires, so 7 extra in total in the fuse box!  And tada, the lumbar works and the heated seats worked! Worked, but for some reason now they aren’t working! Not had a chance to check what’s going on, hopefully it’s just a fuse either slack or blown and a replacement will get them working again.. getting there!


Diagnostic tool York
Last Poster: Marsh3423 in Mk5 General Area on Yesterday at 12:22:32 PM
Ayup guys!

new here but is there any chance any members near York have a diagnostic tool so I can scan whats wrong? got the emissions light popping up and could do with it scanning! I'm a poor student but can offer beers for anyone willing to lend?


induction kit wanted for k03 gti
Last Poster: Mthom450 in Performance Modifications on Yesterday at 11:09:19 AM
hello chaps,
anyone selling a induction kit for a 07 k03 golf gti?
cheers.   :happy2:

Shoutbox

Geniune VW Mk5 Golf GTI Rear Colour Coded Bumper
£100.00
Location: Liphook
Collection Only

VW Mk5 Golf GTI Rear Colour Coded Bumper (LC5J Colour Code), factory painted not after market lower valance.
Overall condition is good but would require re-painting to be 100% perfect. See photo for marks.
VW Mk5 Golf GTI Parcel Shelf
£50.00
Location: Liphook
Collection Only

Genuine VW Mk5 Golf GTI parcel shelf in good condition with cargo netting
2009 Golf GTI MK5 Edition 30 - DSG - Tornado Red - 2.0 TFSI K04
£8350.00
Location: Leicestershire
Collection Only

https://www.gumtree.com/p/volkswagen/2009-golf-gti-mk5-edition-30-dsg-tornado-red-20-tfsi-k04/1268205351

2009 Golf GTI – Edition 30 – DSG

Tornado Red

One of the very last off the production line for this limited edition.

DSG gearbox with Auto, Semi-Auto and Sports options (remapped for even quicker changes by Autotune in Loughborough).

Alloy Padal Shifters

88700 Miles (used daily) – Only ever run on high octane fuel and allowed to warm up.

Full Service History – Original VW document book included (stamped).

Cambelt and Water Pump changed (with receipts).

2 Keys (both working).

Golf MK6 Switches with alloy accents (Upgrade).

Last service (full) and MOT was only late August so ready to go.

Ramair Oversize Induction kit with heatshield

Go Faster Bits (GFB) DV+ - This replaces the standard diverter valve which are known to be problematic – increases turbo boost.

3” stainless sports cat into 3” Non-Res Milltek (this is less than a year old and cost over 1k – made specifically for the Edition 30). Sounds ace. Also to note is the sports cat causes no issues at MOT time.

Engine mapped by Autotune in Loughborough to produce over 300 BHP.

Most lights converted into brighter long life LED’s

Carbon fibre effect dash accents.

Custom Edition 30 Mats - also include originals

Under door custom VW logo projectors.

Full red led interior.

VW Edition 30 Serial Number Plaque




This is a much loved car and is not to be confused with a standard GTI.

This wonderful car also includes some of the following extras:

- Kenwood DNX Touchscreen Sat Nav with CD, DVD, USB (This years latest maps and speed cameras installed)

- Electric folding and heated mirrors

- Parking Sensors

- Auto reverse mirrors and rear wiper

- Auto front and rear wipers

- Auto dimming rear view mirror

- Half leather, half tartan seats

- 5 stage heated seats

- Red stitching throughout interior (Edition 30)

- Dual climate control with A/C

- Factory tinted rear privacy glass

- Tyre Pressure Monitor



All the usual Edition 30 extras inc;

- 18" BBS Pescara's

- Half leather and tartan seats with GTI logo

- Colour coded side skirts

- Colour coded front and rear bumpers

- Edition 30 lower front lip

- Edition 30 badges and plaques

- Stronger engine and K04 Turbo



Much more I've most likely forgotten.

This car really is something special. It can be perfect for just pottering around town or tearing it up at a local track day (should you wish).

Obviously this is not a brand new car and will have stone chips to the bumper but for the year it is in fanstastic condition and cleans up extrememly well (as you can see in the pics).

The alloys do not have a single kerb mark (thanks to my excellent parking skills) 😊

Please contact me if you would like to view.

Test drives possible if you have full insurance on this car, otherwise I will take you out for a drive (serious buyers only, no dreamers/time waster please).

Either message me on here or call/text 07791231122 (Matt)

Payment by cash or bank transfer preferred.

Cheque possible however must clear before car can be taken away.




Would prefer if this car sold to another enthusiast.


Listening to close offers.
leather door cards
£80.00
Location: near chippenham
Collection Only

just the doorcards no window buttons or arm pulls etc as seen in pics, all in good condition
armrest
£30.00
Location: near chippenham
Postage: £8.00
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armrest cloth, no cover or cup holders does have some damage to the back but doesn't stop it working correctly once covers on don't even notice
vw service folder
£15.00
Location: near chippenham
Postage: £5.00
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vw service folder can post
heated seat control panel
£25.00
Single Image
    Location: near chippenham
    Postage: £5.00
    Delivery or Collection

    wear on middle button but all in working condition
    carbon dipped radio surround
    £25.00
    Single Image
      Location: near chippenham
      Postage: £5.00
      Delivery Only

      carbon dipped radio surround
      Sold
      1 of 5 Forge alloy coolant bottle
      £110.00
      Location: Maidenhead berkshire
      Postage: £10.00
      Delivery Only

      Very rare only 5 ever made, Forge alloy coolant tank for mk5,mk6,s3,a3,cupra etc...

      In very good condition only a few normal marks but would be hardly visible when fitted.
      Sold
      Mk5 R32/ S3 8p rear ebc yellowstuff pads
      £50.00
      Location: Maidenhead Berkshire
      Postage: £5.00
      Delivery Only

      Brand new still in the box R32/ S3 rear EBC Yellowstuff brake pads. Box is still sealed as I've decided to try and upgrade the standard rears to save the weight.
      Mtec drilled and grooved 310mm rear discs
      £90.00
      Location: Maidenhead Berkshire
      Postage: £5.00
      Delivery Only

      Brand new box only opened to check item Mtec drilled and grooved 310mm R32/S3 rear discs.
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