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Forge engine caps
on May 20, 2018, 04:46:40 PM
Anyone know where I can get these caps in chrome? I saw them a few years back before I got my Edition 30 but I've spent weeks looking for some and can only find ones for the mk7 GTI.

Any help appreciated.

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Всем привет
Last Poster: Walthonzef in Wanted on Today at 11:07:49 PM
Prom Electric Ремонт A16B-1110-0020 ID:UekqJ6NTLJucWwKBgFTIAbq5wNuw8Y6fGdkM9BK3W2wA0d9b5THztBofY0R3JplfF

Re: Recaro wingbacks weight
Last Poster: andyR43 in Mk5 General Area on Today at 07:08:20 PM
Agreed. When I fitted mine I couldn't feel any difference in weight between the Recaro's and the standard set. I would say definitely not 10kg difference.  :smiley:

Re: RNS 510 firmware help
Last Poster: Andy in Mk5 General Area on Today at 06:39:50 PM
My original rns510 wouldn't read duel discs for the map update so had to take the header unit out and do it on the bench

TTRS Master Cylinder
Last Poster: scopes in Wanted on Today at 02:11:46 PM

Does anyone have a TTRS master cylinder for sale?

Thanks  :happy2:

VW OEM parking sensors
Last Poster: Mackenzie2576 in Mk5 General Area on Today at 12:02:47 PM
Hi all,
I am after some advice really because I'm lost and confused. I recently replaced my back bumper and this had parking sensors. My car didn't come with parking sensors at all. So I've purchased the loom and and the controller box (bosch 1k0 919 283 A) everything is connected up and the only thing missing is the part that goes into the middle of the controller for this t

Re: VWR Intake disappointing
Last Poster: JamesED30 in Performance Modifications on Today at 11:54:10 AM
Still nothing new yet?
This is quite poor really.
The rubber strap on mine broke within two weeks of VRS fitting it.
For the asking price you’d expect a really high quality product. 😩

Re: Dsg in sport advice
Last Poster: Jacko86 in Mk5 General Area on Today at 11:20:38 AM
That’s good to know I thought it might be a problem cheers for the reply  :happy2:

Last Poster: th3_f15t in Wanted on Yesterday at 11:23:52 PM
Where are you based?

Re: A little bit of paint helps
Last Poster: Lewo in Mk5 General Area on Yesterday at 09:49:05 PM
Happy how they came out,just the rest of the car to sort out  :laugh:

Re: Headlight choices
Last Poster: willni in Mk5 General Area on Yesterday at 09:29:57 PM
Depends where you're from really England, Scotland and Wales that's the case. Northern Ireland you have to have washers and leveling to get xenons

I'm hoping your wrong Willni, mine passe

Vagcom/vcds needed plymouth
Last Poster: Crash bandicoot in Mk5 General Area on Yesterday at 08:06:48 PM
Hi all, new on here!
As I’m new I think I’m not allowed to see the register of people with the software yet.
Anyone around Plymouth got the kit I could use to check/wipe the airbag light on my mk5, more than happy to chuck some beer tokens your way :)
Thanks all,

Re: Couple of issues
Last Poster: Pudding in How to Guides / Troubleshooting on Yesterday at 07:52:19 PM
Good news  :happy2:

Re: New car: R32
Last Poster: Andy in Members Rides on Yesterday at 02:54:45 PM
Ordered the boot liner of mjvr6 and the quality is excellent

Canada needs your help. Vag Com HPFP info needed.
Last Poster: carsfeverguy in MK6 General Area on Yesterday at 05:06:29 AM
Ok guys, I am trying to retrofit a gen 2 EA888
HPFP to my gen 1 Ea888

I need some info from VagCom Block 140
I need to know how many bars of pressure you have at baseline idle.
 Any help is appreciated.


Re: Bkr8 or bkr7 plugs
Last Poster: Dan_FR in Mk5 General Area on October 20, 2018, 08:56:21 PM
BKR7EIX is still the 'go to' plug

Re: What did you and your MKV do today?
Last Poster: Doug426 in Mk5 General Area on October 20, 2018, 08:56:01 PM
Just a quick job.....  :angry015:

Re: Bleeding Clutch and Clutch Issues
Last Poster: Doug426 in Mk5 General Area on October 20, 2018, 08:54:10 PM
Could be air in the lines yes, as the air can compress which the fluid cannot, this gives some strange feeling as you have described. It also could be very old fluid in the system which can cause other issues as well, I would suggest bleeding the lines first as the cheapest option and see if it helps. However should it return it could suggest the slave cylinder is faulty and lettin

Re: wheel nut torque settings?
Last Poster: Lewo in Mk5 General Area on October 20, 2018, 08:43:19 PM
Ta was busy with the wheels earlier.  :happy2:


Engine Cover
Location: warwickshire
Postage: £10.00
Delivery or Collection

Engine cover.  One mounting grommet missing in very good condition.
Engine Cover
Location: Warwickshire
Postage: £10.00
Delivery or Collection

Engine cover.  mounting grommets all there.  VW badge missing, could add your own ?
RacingLine intake kit - Edition 30 / Golf 6 R (Can also fit K03 with a small change)
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    Location: Ipswich
    Postage: £0.00
    Delivery Only

    A bit of a long shot, but does anyone fancy a Racingline intake? :)

    A year old and barely any use, so still in excellent condition.   The guide plate for the grill has been adjusted slightly to fit wider S3 / aftermarket intercoolers, but will still fit cars with a standard intercooler.

    My engine is back to standard so it's surplus to requirements.  In spite of the well documented fitment issues with this kit, it does add noticeable power and is quiet.  Racingline are working on an improved version, but there is no ETA.  It may not even happen, so this is a chance to grab a kit £200 off the new price!

    I also have a TT-S engine cover available if someone wants a package deal.

    This kit will fit K03 engines too if you block off the diverter port.  A cheap bung from ebay will do the job.

    Price includes postage.
    New bits for sale: Brembo brakes, bushes, diverter, coilpack etc
    Location: Brackley
    Collection Only

    New / unused parts for mk5 Golf GTI (sold the car before installing)

    Brembo front discs & pads: £100
    (312mm Brembo front brake discs, part number: 09.9772.11, Brembo front brake pads, part number: P85075)

    Set of front wishbone bushes: £50
    (Meyle Heavy Duty console bushes 1001990085/HD & 1001990086/HD, 2x Front Lemforder bushes 29916 01)

    Genuine VW Diverter valve (06F145710G): £40

    Genuine coilpack (07K905715F): £25 (always kept one in the boot just incase!)

    Single DIN stereo facia & wiring: £10 (Connects2 stuff I bought to install a single din Alpine stereo, but then chose to go OEM. Includes a stick on DAB ariel. Used the power cable once to test the stereo, but beyond that never installed/used any of it.)

    Brakes - local pick up only as they weigh a lot.
    Other items posted at cost, though prefer local pick up.

    Thanks for looking!
    Seat Leon FR. 2008. 67k. Stage 2. Helix. FSH. Sensible mods.
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      Location: Nottingham
      Collection Only

      2008 (08) Seat Leon FR TFSI (Stage 2, Helix Clutch)

      For more pics:

      I’ve owned the car since April-18, and it’s been a fantastic car in that time. The only reason this is for sale is due to the fact that I am going from 2 cars to 1 car for personal reasons. The car has spent the past few years being looked after by AKS Tuning, so has been in good hands during that time, and you will see from the extensive full history, receipts & clean MOT history that the car has been looked after.

      • Red
      • HPI Clear
      • Full Service History. The car has been serviced with a stamp every single year since new. (Service at Nottingham independent Lindleys on 22/9/18 for an interim service)
      • 4 previous Keepers
      • 67,000 Miles (6k miles per year. Previous owner since 25,000 miles)
      • Spare key
      • MOT until 4/6/19 (Take a look at the MOT History to show this car has been looked after. Only 1 MOT in 2013 with advisories due to covers obscuring, and slight tyre wear).
      • 3 x Michelin Pilot Sport 4 Tyres / 1 Dunlop Sport Maxx all with 5mm+ tread, not Budgets.
      • Golf R Suspension from a 2012 car fitted by previous owner, so newer.
      • Wheels were powdercoated at a cost of £312 back in 2014
      • Cruise Control (great on the motorway)
      • Folding wing mirrors
      • Rare Armrest. Catches inside are broken but these are £100 second hand, doesn’t detract at all from the use of it.
      • Climate control is ice cold
      • Cambelt & Waterpump changed 29/5/15 @ 35,515 miles
      • Cam follower replaced in 25/4/16
      • Diverter Valve Replaced with GFB DV+
      • EVAP Control Valve – 4/1/16 @ 42k - £80.14
      • Revision “R” PCV Valve fitted 1/1/17 - £39.99
      • Genuine Fuel filter fitted 1/1/17 - £27.35
      • Drop links changed – 06/18
      • Rear right caliper replaced 2018 - £138.30
      • Brake Fluid Replaced with Brembo 5.1 DOT 3/2/18
      • All discs and pads still have plenty of life on them.
      • Recall at Seat completed back in Aug-17 for the replacement ABS/ESP Control Unit.

      Service Record:

      1/8/09 – 7,214 – SEAT Hobin of Bury
      29/7/10 – 10,377 - SEAT Hobin of Bury
      26/8/11 – 14,135 - SEAT Hobin of Bury
      15/8/12 – 18,804 – The General Motor Co Ltd (VAG Specialist) - £228.63
      01/8/13 – 22,772 – The General Motor Co Ltd (VAG Specialist) - £179.85
      05/6/14 – 25,472 – Research Garage Group Ltd
      29/5/15 – 35,515 – Blackridge (VAG Specialist) - £753.79
      25/4/16 – 44,999 – AKS Tuning - £1,385.50
      09/5/17 – 54,352 – AKS Tuning - £211.96
      2/9/18 – Lindleys Nottingham - £135


      • Stage 2 REVO Remap (Estimated 270BHP) - £549
      • SPS Controller - £99
      • Helix Organic Clutch with DMF fitted at AKS Tuning with receipt for £1,000. This now handles the power, and don’t have to worry about your clutch as you would on most others.
      • Pipercross Panel Filter (I haven’t used a proper filter with this as don’t like the noise), so standard airbox - £30
      • Full Milltek Turbo Back Exhaust with Sports cat (Flew through the MOT with this on) - £600
      • Golf R Intercooler - £100
      • Golf R in tank Fuel Pump
      • RS4 Fuel Valve - £47
      • Uprated Diverter Valve (GFB DV+) - £97.80
      • H&R Front Anti-Roll Bar - £160
      • SuperPro Anti Lift Kit - £166.80
      • Uprated Osram side lights and Phillips racing vision lights (09/10/16) - £31.56
      • HEKO wind deflectors all round
      • Wing mirrors and Bottom lip on front bumper plastidipped black to align with the facelift models.
      • Front and rear calipers painted black with Hammerite to tidy up appearance.

      The body work for an 11 year old car is generally in great condition. The front end does have stone chips due to the soft paint on these. The main mark of notice is on the Passenger front wing, there is a slight dent on the swag line, which should be able to be pulled out, and you can only catch in certain light, but wanted to mention. It has never bothered me.
      The Alloys were powdercoated at a cost of £312, but front left wheel, does have kerb marks on it, so if being picky could do with refurbishing. There are a couple of smaller marks on 2 of the other wheels, but they still clean up well. Again this has never bothered me.

      I have a folder full of paperwork with the car, including the service book, and lots of receipts for work carried out.

      Due to the mods, and having had the money spent on a decent Clutch, to support the power, I believe the car is fairly priced. Looking for a quick sale.

      £4,199 ovno. Please do not message me asking what my best price as you won’t get a response. Feel free to pick up the phone or arrange a viewing.

      Located in Nottingham
      VW RNS315 Satnav headunit with DAB & BT
      Location: Leeds
      Postage: £15.00
      Delivery or Collection

      In good used condition. Has the code. Has built DAB radio and bluetooth. West EU V9 maps loaded on HDD.
      240 collected from Leeds or 255 delivered. If paying via PayPal + fees or a gift. Cheers
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