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Forum T-Shirts & Hoodies
on August 21, 2015, 11:39:31 PM
We are doing a batch of Forum T-Shirts and Hoodies.
Cut off date 22nd September 2015.

T-Shirts £12.99 Delivered.

Black, White

XS   S   M   L   XL   2XL   3XL   4XL

Hoodies £16.99 Delivered.

Sorry no picks of the hoodies.


XS   S   M   L   XL   2XL   3XL   4XL

I'm subsidising the shipping through my companies account there is no extra charge for international members, but if u want  tracking/signature let me know.

If anyone has any other colours/styles they would like i will see if we can get them done.

I will start this off.

dazza - T-Shirt - White - M - Paid
dazza - T-Shirt - White - 5/6 Years - Paid  (for the boy)

Re: Parking Sensors OPS tutorial needed
Last Poster: Lyons in How to Guides / Troubleshooting on Today at 06:44:21 AM
Pretty sure mine is the same!

Re: Optical Parking Kit
Last Poster: Lyons in Mk5 General Area on Today at 06:43:32 AM
Not yet, it was left that I have the wrong module I think. You said yours was an 8 sensor one? Do you know the part number?

I assume you got yours working then?

Re: MK5 GTi Track Car
Last Poster: doaburnout in Members Rides on Today at 06:14:48 AM
Really!? Never heard such a thing lol

Yeh man I'm guessing it'll be something about the difference of turbulent air but that's just a guess, on APR''s RFD kit they say you need a software update for it, if you Google it everyone says it's necessary, ask Gower he'll probably

Re: Wanted Edition 30 Standard downpipe and cat
Last Poster: DANBOY66 in Wanted on Today at 05:52:33 AM
yeah i have one thats been cut and would need welding due to fitting a bcs

i would let it go for £40

located in hoddesdon  :happy2:

Re: TTRS calipers/disc options/clearance
Last Poster: DANBOY66 in Mk5 General Area on Today at 05:50:19 AM
i run ttrs discs have done for 6000 miles now no issues

a friend has abused his ttrs discs i have seen them glowing red and he is on his 4th set of pads and done a few track days and they are still good  :happy2:

Re: Ps4 v xbox1
Last Poster: rich83 in Random Chat on Today at 02:13:57 AM
1tb is a waste of money.

Re: Installing a sub on a mk5 with standard head unit
Last Poster: Pashka in Mk5 General Area on Today at 12:50:33 AM
live from the fuse box under the bonnet, looks like oem, ignition for the amp from cig lighter or headunit, depends what have you got inside, audio cables using high low adapter from the rear speakers or from the unit. Good high low adapters has amp ignition option too. If you have rcd510 or rns headunit, it can be coded for the active system, which would convert the signal, but yo

Mk6 R fitting airtec stage 1 intercooler
Last Poster: Chris92 in Mk5 General Area on Today at 12:43:59 AM
Me and my mate are going to attemp to fit the airtec stage one cooler tomorrow before it's off to r-tech on Thursday, I know last min! And that's not the only job to do  :rolleye:

So we've never fitted a intercooler so and can't find anything useful on the web, so to fit do I need the whole front end off? Does the cooler sit in the middle of the 3 rads like the stock one

Re: What did you and your MKV do today?
Last Poster: Newbieintown in Mk5 General Area on Yesterday at 11:58:14 PM
Well today I picked up my 1st GTI and loving it

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Wing Mirror Glass
Last Poster: JC88 in Wanted on Yesterday at 11:54:50 PM
Hi all,

Drivers side wing mirror glass fell out whilst driving and it'd pretty gone for good. Anyone happen to have one lying around or even a pair? I have a mk5 ed30 in case that makes much difference.

Seen some on ebay but thought I'd check the forum first.


Re: PCV test - clarification
Last Poster: BigA91 in Mk5 General Area on Yesterday at 11:43:09 PM
So why does it whistle lol? I thought if it whistles, it's gone ?

Re: Xenon Headlights
Last Poster: r5gtt in Mk5 General Area on Yesterday at 11:42:13 PM
Don't these cars have the headlight level sensors like the Audi tt?.

one on the near side front and the other on the near side rear as these tend to snap when lowered etc.


Re: Jay's Golf Coupe "racek0r" project.
Last Poster: Shoduchi in Members Rides on Yesterday at 11:34:35 PM
I think you should go for the slippy diff 1st. :smiley:

Re: Reflex Silver Golf GT Sport .:R-Line 1.9 TDI - Folding mirrors with key
Last Poster: Shoduchi in Members Rides on Yesterday at 11:30:43 PM
Seen you around on the forums but only just found your thread... Don't know how.  :scared:

Looks great - lots of mods!

Wheels look sensational  :happy2:
Thanks! It was a good base to really get to know the mk5 Golf better. When I bought the Ed. 30 I already

Re: M9 XXR Black Magic More door Gti Race Car build
Last Poster: M9xxr in Members Rides on Yesterday at 10:50:38 PM

No going back now...

Re: My Black OEM+ Progress Thread
Last Poster: Flint in Members Rides on Yesterday at 10:16:30 PM
Where did you get the tips from?


Re: Matt's Steel Grey 5door GTI
Last Poster: ashbignall in Members Rides on Yesterday at 09:53:19 PM
Love the little mods so far mate - glad you're enjoying it. Can't imagine the insurance you're paying at 19....  :surprised:

Re: Front wing rust warranty success!!
Last Poster: bingbunny in Mk5 General Area on Yesterday at 09:19:13 PM
Ok so I took mine to my local dealer last week about the bubbles showing on the wheel arches. He did paint thickness test and found no fault. He then explained to me that because its right on the edge of the arch tha

Re: Suspension question..rubber shot?
Last Poster: TANNER in How to Guides / Troubleshooting on Yesterday at 09:18:33 PM
Thank you, best save some Christmas cash for getting these sorted!

Can anyone in Birmingham with VCDS/VAG-com help?
Last Poster: bartholomewdj in How to Guides / Troubleshooting on Yesterday at 09:15:37 PM
Hello :)

So I was installing my boost gauge, getting power from the fuse box, and it seems i've set the airbag fault off when taking a fuse in and out.
Can anyone help out who is local to Birmingham? I'm based in Selly Oak.



2006 Golf GTI DSG 3 Door Metallic Reflex Silver - very high spec
Location: Teesside
Collection Only

2006 VW Golf GTI DSG. 3 door finished in Metallic Reflex Silver. 114k Full service history with 13 stamps in the book, with 2 DSG services and 2 timing belt/water pump changes. A folder full of documentation including past MOTs, all service invoices from VW and VW specialists, as well as many other receipts for tyres etc. 2 keys. MOT 21/4/16 with no advisories.

A very high specification which includes the following optional extras:
Automatic self levelling xenon headlamps with headlamp wash and coming home lights
18" diamond cut alloy wheels with Goodyear Eagle F1 tyres and locking wheel nuts
Electrically folding, heated and auto dimming rear view mirrors with built in puddle lights
Rear parking sensors
Electric tilt/slide sunroof
Blue tinted factory glass
Automatic wipers
Heated Vienna leather seats with electric lumbar support
Multifunction flat bottom steering wheel
Highline computer
Anti dazzle rear view mirror
DSG gearbox with steering wheel mounted paddle shift
Cruise control
Front and rear arm rests
iPod connectivity
Upgrade 10 speaker sound system
Tyre pressure monitor
Dual zone climate control
Cooled glove box
Split folding rear seats with ski hatch and isofix
Parrot in car Bluetooth kit professionally installed. This is the only aftermarket part fitted to the car. Other than this the car is as exactly as it left the factory. The wheels suffer from the usual corrosion. If the asking price is met on the car I am willing to have them professionally refurbed by my local VW approved bodyshop (either machine polished again or powder coated, whatever your preference) There are one or two other marks on the car, including bubbling to the front wings, again another common problem with the MK5 and this is shown on the pictures.

I've owned the car for the last 5 years and it has taken me all over Europe, not missing a beat. Simply a fantastic car and a pleasure to own and drive. Selling due to purchasing a new, bigger car. Any questions please feel free to contact me via the forum or on 01642 966459.

Thanks for looking!

*Edit* apologies for the photos not showing, I've included direct links to my photos on photobucket but its not working. If anyone can help me out with that I would appreciate it! Alternatively I can send potential buyers links to my adverts on Autotrader/Pistonheads. Thanks again.
Mk5 Multifunction Steering Wheel Buttons
Location: Leeds
Postage: £0.00
Delivery or Collection

Got some mk5 MFSW buttons for sale. Straight retrofit for wheel with DSG paddles, but can be added to standart wheel as well (somewhere in this forum is how to DIY). 40 delivered, if paying by PayPal + fees/gift.
RNS315 Sat Nav with built in bluetooth and DAB
Location: Leeds
Postage: £20.00
Delivery or Collection

Used, in good condition. Has security code card. Has built in bluetooth, so doesn't require any additional bluetooth module to connect phone, supports DAB aswell. Comes with GPS antenna and loom with mic for bluetooth.
Can supply precoded can bus gateway to avoid battery drain issue aswell for extra cost.
Mk6 Multifunction steering wheel
Location: Leeds
Postage: £0.00
Delivery or Collection

Used, but leather in top condition. Will give mfsw airbag loom for free, 1 plug is abit damaged but should work fine. 85 delivered + fees/gift if paying by PayPal.
BBS red/gold centre caps
Location: Scotland
Delivery Only

I have for sale a set of red/gold 70mm centre caps.
Brand new genuine BBS. Only opened for pictures etc
These are for BBS CH, CH-R, LM CK etc.
70mm diameter. Please check if they fit before enquiring.
These are the fitment with the metal snap ring on rear not the three prong fitment
Red with gold 3d logo.

These are on eBay the odd time at £135 odds
So £100 posted to uk 1st class

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