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Re: Plastic dressing front bumper inserts
Last Poster: AliGTI in Detailing on Today at 12:05:37 PM
I was having the same dilemma a few weeks back. Where I work sells things called foam brushes. Type foam brush in to ebay and you'll see them. I used a 1" for all grilles. The product I used was AM trim from AM Detailing. Happy coating!
Re: poor mpg...
Last Poster: Kai96 in Mk5 General Area on Today at 11:27:43 AM
Mines significantly dropped to since the winters kicked in, so I think the cold weather doesn't help unfortunately
Re: Simple pressure instructions...
Last Poster: AliGTI in Mk5 General Area on Today at 11:09:55 AM
When I was on MPSS I settled on 33psi after a bit of trial and error, more to find a bit of ride quality than anything else.
35+ was quite crashy. Just that 2 pounds less made a huge difference to how the car felt over the usual crap roads at low speed. I didn't notice any negative effects i
Re: Newbie From Ireland
Last Poster: Zipupurmickey in New Member Intro's on Today at 10:41:43 AM
I'll get a build thread up shortly.
Yup, I have it up for parts, I'm based in Wicklow. Basically bought it to transfer the nice bits onto mine and sell the rest. Looks like a tidy example there Luke.
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Re: Flat battery?
Last Poster: Bigjimknickers in Mk5 General Area on Today at 10:40:25 AM
personally I wouldn't bother, I'm currently selling my Mk5 & im not even going to remove the dynavin N6 on trade in, if I was to do it again I'd buy a kenwood.
Maybe I'm being too harsh, I mean, but now have Bluetooth hands free, iPod connectivity, BT audio streaming, & sat nav, it's just the
Re: Silver brake calipers?
Last Poster: lukemk5gti in Technical Workshop on Today at 10:16:44 AM
I replaced mine a couple months ago with parts direct from VW and they were red.
Would you not spray with with a couple coats of VHT red paint now before you fit them? If you also use a couple coats of high temp clear lacquer they'll last longer. Saves you needing to change them down the line.
Re: Tappys 50 shades of grey
Last Poster: Palmer02 in Members Rides on Today at 10:04:39 AM
I know what you mean,
Hopefully getting it on the ramp this week to do the usual
Maybe get time for cambelt and waterpump too, if not next wee
Re: My Rising Blue 6R
Last Poster: bonelorry in MK6 Members Rides on Today at 08:54:47 AM
How did you get on replacing the VWR Springs?
Havent done it yet, was waiting to see how low your went before buying another set of VW racing springs.
I need to decide we
Golf GTI Edition 30. Black, 3 Door, Manual. 66K.
Location: Horsham, West sussex
Volkswagen Golf GTI Edition 30.
Black, 3 door, 6 speed manual.
66,500miles. Will be sold with new MOT.
Full VW service history, many receipts.
Superb condition, completely standard car, never been modded or mucked about with.
Usual Edition 30 spec, including cruise control, RNS510 sat-nav with 2016 maps and full postcode search.
Both keys, and plastic tag, Edition 30 number plaque, wallet of receipts and service history.
Recent new tyres (Michelin PilotSport3, 235\40YR18).
Recent rear calipers & 4 x brake disks and pads, recent service inc brake fluid, all other parts changed as required.
Since I have had the car I have changed the coil packs (to R8 ones), PCV, fuel pump cam follower, added S3 jacking pads, everything works as it should. I have only ever run it on Shell V-Power Nitro+.
I am the 3rd owner, having bought the car on 11th June 2013. The previous owner bought it on 24th April 2013, but decided he would rather lease a BMW M135i (wierdo). The owner before that bought it new on 28th March 2007.
All in all this car is very clean and in great condition. It drives fantastically and is tight and responsive just like an ED30 should be. I love this car and am only selling it as I have a Clubsport on the way, and can’t keep both!
Please ask for specific details, or pictures, or to come and have a look.
To drive it you will need either fully comp insurance cover on this car or to give me £9900.00 ;-)
Item Date Mileage
Delivery inspection 27-03-2007 -
Service 1 02-06-2008 6,585
Service 2 (inc brake fluid) 04-06-2009 12,575
Service 3 09-08-2010 21,484
Service 4 22-09-2011 27,195
Brake fluid change 16-03-2012 29,493
Service 5 13-09-2012 31,589
Cambelt & water pump 01-07-2013 33,910
Service 6 09-10-2013 36,663
Service 7 (inc brake fluid) 17-10-2014 46,501
Service 8 13-10-2015 56,052
Service 9 (inc brake fluid) 03-11-2016 64,962
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