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on November 03, 2017, 07:50:48 AM
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Re: White "Lion" Cupra - DSG converted track car
Last Poster: teo_parvu in Members Rides on Today at 01:54:25 PM
Hahahaha! Good one...that surely works too... :grin:

Re: Ohlins Road & Track DFV Coilovers
Last Poster: Pudding in Product Reviews on Today at 01:39:41 PM
Cool  :happy2:

I think this is fate trying to stop you from making a mistake  :grin:

Re: Thinking of Taking a Mk7 GTi on Lease - Some Questions
Last Poster: Pudding in Mk7 General Area on Today at 01:27:51 PM
I would wait until the MK8.  Apparently the current Performance Pack stuff (bigger brakes, LSD etc) will come as standard on the regular GTI, plus a load of funky colours not currently available.

Re: R32 road tax dates
Last Poster: Pudding in Mk5 General Area on Today at 12:37:36 PM
Yup!  Mine averaged 25mpg  :grin:

25mpg? That's amazing I would have thought!
Most R32 folk seem to get 18mpg, which is drastically worse from 25mpg than say 32mpg to 25mpg, d

Re: Brake pad wear plug part number
Last Poster: Bo! in Technical Workshop on Today at 12:12:54 PM
Part number is 1J0-973-802

Re: IC Pipe Oil leak
Last Poster: neilw in Mk5 General Area on Today at 12:07:28 PM
Let me know if 8 and 8A are the right size.  I have ordered 8 (3C0145117H) a few times from the dealer, using my VIN number, and on each occasion the O ring has been too small. 

I'll let you know how I get on I got 3C0145117F and 3C0145117H from TPS, they had them on the sh

Re: Boost Freaking out and high fuel pressure target is just 110 bar
Last Poster: Pudding in How to Guides / Troubleshooting on Today at 10:34:40 AM
Oh no, that is some bad luck.   Unfortunately these engines do crack ring lands pretty easily when pushed too hard.  Obviously the factory ring gaps are set for standard cylinder pressures and heat ranges, plus a little headroom.  It's only a matter of time before too much pressure/heat will bind the top ring and crack the landing.  I admire your staying power though  :drinking:

Re: MK5 GTI DSG 5dr - Still wanted
Last Poster: Tattooroo in Wanted on Today at 09:40:05 AM
It won't let me pm you, try him again with the number on the advert

Cheers Ronnie

Re: induction kit wanted for k03 gti
Last Poster: petem86 in Performance Modifications on Today at 07:58:39 AM
i have a VWR intake available if youre interested

Re: Milltec Exhaust question
Last Poster: petem86 in Performance Modifications on Today at 07:57:47 AM
ive 0 drone on my non res milltek full system, get it bought!

Re: VWR Intake disappointing
Last Poster: petem86 in Performance Modifications on Today at 07:56:56 AM
i had ramair and vwr intakes on, the ramair made 4bhp after a map, but switching gave me an extra 20.

its also for sale if anyone is interested

Re: Go Pro Action Camera Alternatives
Last Poster: petem86 in Photography Section on Today at 07:53:53 AM
try looking for second hand gopros, always loads for sale when new models com out

Re: 2016 gtd dsg
Last Poster: petem86 in MK7 Members Rides on Today at 07:53:11 AM
lets see some pics!

Re: Lapiz blue Golf R
Last Poster: petem86 in MK7 Members Rides on Today at 07:52:37 AM
the only colour, bar red to own these in!

Re: omeydz's Golf MK6 TSI - GTI/R20 Hybrid *DSG converted*
Last Poster: petem86 in MK6 Members Rides on Today at 07:51:41 AM
absolutely fair play for tackling this, i like it

Re: Josh’s Pirelli edition
Last Poster: petem86 in Members Rides on Today at 07:50:24 AM
cant beat a tastefully modded car!

Re: Gear needed for removing wheels
Last Poster: richtung in Mk5 General Area on Today at 07:48:30 AM
Just to echo the importance of only using the scissor jack - AKA The Widow Maker - for emergencies only!

You can get jack and axle stand kits quite cheaply - as an example:


Re: Candy White Golf GTI Ed. 30 - 5th track day at Estoril
Last Poster: petem86 in Members Rides on Today at 07:48:22 AM
lovely golf!

Re: My little MK5 2.0TDI R-line build thread
Last Poster: petem86 in Members Rides on Today at 07:47:19 AM
nice work mate,

Re: Raj's United Grey GTi 2.0 DSG - Build Thread
Last Poster: petem86 in Members Rides on Today at 07:46:53 AM
top drawer stuff, kudos


2006 Mk5 GTi 3 Door - United Grey, Manual, 80k Miles
Single Image
    Location: Balloch, West Dunbartonshire
    Collection Only



    The time has come for me to sell my beloved completely standard GTi.  It is a petrol, manual, 3 door car with 80,000 miles on the clock in great condition.  The MOT is due in August 2018.  I am the cars 4th owner.

    I have received a company car with my new job, so the Golf will sit not getting used, which I don't think is fair.  I have owned this car for 3.5 years (putting 14,000 miles on it) and have never had any problems with it at all.  It took me 8 months to find this car and it was worth waiting for it.  The previous owner was also a Golf enthusiast and was only selling the car to upgrade at the time to a Mk6 GTi.  The car comes with FSH, I also had the oil and oil filter changed yesterday for the cars new owner.

    The car comes in united grey with cloth interior (no bolster damage) and 18" Monza alloys.  It also comes with factory fitted Xenon headlights and highline clocks.  The only modifications done to this car are that the previous owner put GTi seat inserts in the car as many forum members have done, also I took out the standard radio and installed a RCD510 and a new CANBus to stop battery drain.

    I changed the cam follower around 8,000 miles ago, the PCV 4 months ago, and the diverter valve has been checked throughout my ownership and is in perfect working order.  I changed the front discs and pads on the car around 1500 miles ago so these are near enough new.

    The car is cleaned religiously every weekend (as long as weather is ok), and is regularly polished and waxed to keep it in the best condition possible.  The engine bay is also cleaned and dressed a couple of times a year to keep it looking as new.  There is no rust or dents etc to the bodywork.

    Bad points:

    The alloys wheels could do with a refurb.  These were previously powder coated in a shadow chrome type finish, however 2 are scuffed and all have started to bubble slightly around the valve (been told this is normal after a few years).  Would cost £200 to have these refurbed.

    The two front wings are bubbling slightly.  I have tried to have these repaired under warranty however VW said they had been previously painted and the paint depth is too deep to claim under warranty.  Two new wings can be bought pre painted in united grey for £200 from eBay.  The seller was recommended to me by a fellow forum member.  I had planned to have the wings changed and alloys refurbed in April/May once all the grit/salt was off the roads.

    Both front tyres will soon need replaced as they are approaching the legal limit.

    Other than these points the car is in excellent condition and really has been looked after by me, it will make a great car for its new owner.

    I have probably forgot some details.  If you need any more information just either reply to this advert or sent me PM.  Looking for £4350 ovno.
    mk6 golf gti 2010
    Single Image
      Location: Belfast
      Collection Only

      Immaculate example
      very well looked after
      reluctant sale
      81k will rise slightly, as it's daily driver
      Late 2010, 2011 spec with led rear lights
      Full heated leather
      18" monza with 4 good tyres
      mot for 12months
      Rns 510 Sat nav with VW bluetooth
      Auto lights and wipers
      New clutch 14k ago
      Paintwork has gtrechniq paint protection.

      Can meet at Belfast City or international airports. Both are extremely close to Belfast port with routes to Scotland and england
      Dublin for places further south in england and wales
      Full service history, Red, 3 owners
      milltek non res full system for mk6 gti
      Single Image
        Location: belfast
        Postage: £12334.00
        Delivery or Collection

        I do not have any images yet as its coming off the car today - image above just temporary
        Let me know if your are interested, ill post pics anyway.

        willing to package it up if someone can arrange postage if necessary.
        also open to sensible offers and will split

        VW Racing intake
        Single Image
          Location: Belfast
          Postage: £15.00
          Delivery or Collection

          just over a year old
          off a mk6 gti
          excellent condition

          will post to UK
          also open to reasonable offers
          2009 Pirelli  no longer for sale - sorry
          Single Image
            Location: Southampton
            Collection Only

            Hi all ......

            Have my mint condition 2009 DSG Pirelli edition for sale .
            12 months mot
            58500 miles
            4 owners
            Full service history
            PS4 Tyres with loads of tread
            Serviced at :
            9k 18k 24k 36k inc plugs/timing belt/water pump /dsg 39k 45k 50k 56k inc timing belt /water pump /plugs

            Top quality mods :

            Wave track Lsd
            Eibach arbs
            Polar FIS display
            Vogtland coilovers ( done 300 miles , rebranded KW V1’s)
            Audi TTRS Ali front wish bones
            Audi S3 Ali ended intercooler
            Audi S3 front /rear brakes ... front have brand new discs /pads 1k ago
            Milltek turbo back non res exhaust
            Revo DSG map
            REVO Stage 2 software inc sps controller
            Whiteline ALK
            Revo lower engine mount, brand new upper mounts with powerflex inserts
            Revo induction kit
            Audi engine cover
            Ali paddles ( not cheap stuck on ones !)
            Pressed plates
            Kenwood vw specific head unit ( cost me £950 3 months ago )

            Ive also recently had the main thermostat replaced

            The car is coming up to its service time , which is also its 2nd dsg service .... this will be done prior to sale .

            This car is a very well setup capable gti and Has had a small fortune spent on it , very good condition inside and out and has all the invoices to back it all up .
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