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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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Re: Akispap's black GTI build thread
Last Poster: Hryszko in Members Rides on Today at 09:17:53 AM
I also did the cam follower. I was hesitating in the beginning but saw some DIYs and decided to give it a go. All good :)
P.S T


Re: Ollie's 2012 Rising Blue 6 R
Last Poster: Ollie6R in MK6 Members Rides on Today at 08:53:36 AM
how did you rate the ps4 tyres as I'm considering them myself.

They are great, I run them on my OEM Talladega's also. A good fast road tyre but also very good in the wet.

Hoping to get the car on track later in the year so will be interesting to see how they p


Re: 12 Year warranty or not? - VW Hq will answer
Last Poster: GitFlog in Mk5 General Area on Yesterday at 11:33:17 PM
After a lot of emails and phone calls and a meeting with VW UK I have got s far as I can without freedom of information requests and going the legal route to get any more information.

This is information on Mk5 golfs as this was what I was asking about.

It seams upto the end of 2017 it wasn't so hard to get VW to sort warranty claims as they had a scheme all y


Re: Rear brakes DIY - any tips?
Last Poster: shail in Mk5 General Area on Yesterday at 10:12:07 PM
Guess I'll give it a go then.  Knowing my luck 3 will come off ok, but one will be a nightmare.


Re: Retrimmed gearknob
Last Poster: willni in Cosmetic/Interior Modifications on Yesterday at 09:52:21 PM
Has anyone had their ed30 gearknob retrimmed ?
Seen there is someone offering a service to retrim R32 gearknobs which are near identical minus the golfball dimples so shows they do somehow come apart to be able to do it.

It would probably end up being just the leather a


Re: Best sounding intake
Last Poster: rcrisp11 in Performance Modifications on Yesterday at 08:57:49 PM
Anyone...? :sad1:


Re: Is a sport cat legal?
Last Poster: rcrisp11 in Performance Modifications on Yesterday at 08:55:57 PM
Fair do’s. Thanks for the info :happy2:


Re: Metallic knocking from rear of car
Last Poster: GitFlog in Mk5 General Area on Yesterday at 07:56:50 PM
no worries hopefully its a simple cheap fix for you


Re: RamAir Fitted Idle Issues
Last Poster: GitFlog in Performance Modifications on Yesterday at 05:08:02 PM
What stage remap do you want?

Other than the ram air what other upgrades do you have?

Taken from the rtec website to let you know what hardware you will need
(http://r-techperformance.co.uk/2-0-tfsi-tuning/)

Stage 1 =  Any hardware upgrade as long as cats and fuel pump stays oem
Stage 2  = Intercooler – induction kit – sports cat / decat


Re: Replacement Spare Key
Last Poster: qazsed in Mk5 General Area on Yesterday at 01:50:42 PM
I only had one key with my GTI but I got my second spare key done for around £60. This is what I did for mine:

- Bought Blank VW Key Shell with unused HAA Blade - £4
- Got second hand genuine VW keyfob with matching electrics. (I took the electric board out and put it in the new sh


Coolant Temp
Last Poster: Ben2901 in How to Guides / Troubleshooting on Yesterday at 01:05:05 PM
Hi All,

Was having issues with low coolant temp in my ed30. Monitoring via the hidden menu on the dual climate, I was getting 72 degrees whilst on the motorway but dropping away to 67 degrees when coming off throttle /going down hill. I've now had the main thermostat changed and the temp now sits at 85 degrees on the motorway and drops to 83 when pushing on in the car -


Re: Missing droplink
Last Poster: mjmallia in Mk5 General Area on Yesterday at 09:37:33 AM
Just dont drive fast and disconnect the other side also.

It will feel a bit wollowy


Re: Mfd hybrid dash
Last Poster: SpudGTI in Mk5 General Area on Yesterday at 07:31:23 AM
You on Facebook?
No not on facebook or anything like that dude

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Re: 2010 S3 intercooler compatible on mk5 gti?
Last Poster: colesey in MK6 General Area on Yesterday at 07:16:24 AM
Yes, the coolers from both S3 8P and G6R are a straight fit onto mk5 since they all share the PQ35 chassis.


Re: Passat alloy wishbones to mk5 hubs
Last Poster: Shoduchi in Mk5 General Area on May 23, 2018, 11:38:13 PM
Thanks. I can't see why that kit fits on a cast hub and doesn't on an alloy hub.  :thinking:

I hope Mike can get the bottom of this soon so you can get the new brakes fitted. :smiley:


Re: Edition 30 help
Last Poster: bacillus in Mk5 General Area on May 23, 2018, 10:27:28 PM
Without the error code one would just be guessing but I suspect you have a faulty fuel pressure sensor that's attached to the hpfp.


Changing VVT gear on MK6 1.4 TSI GT
Last Poster: sbhachu in MK6 General Area on May 23, 2018, 07:54:01 PM
Hi guys,

I have a 2009 VW Golf MK6 1.4 TSI GT which is due for a cam chain. How often should the VVT inlet camshaft gear be changed? Do they go wrong, is there anyway to tell if it's faulty. If it does need replacing, how hard is it to do? Do you need any special tools to take it off and back on again?

Thanks for any advice.


Re: Lapiz blue Golf R
Last Poster: howie1987 in MK7 Members Rides on May 23, 2018, 05:51:24 PM
Small update.

Finally got the brakes and the wheels on.

Chuffed with them, but i can see myself getting the wheels done black in the future.

Was tinkering with the idea of getting the calipers done in yellow. But nearly £300 to get then professionally done i thought was a bit steep. So keeping them all black.

Nextweek got the silenced


Re: Joshy's Ed30 Build Thread
Last Poster: howie1987 in Members Rides on May 23, 2018, 05:42:15 PM
The front grille was on my to do list. Didn't realise it was in that bad a mess underneath.

Front bumper was off last april when the peron was fitted, but i didn't see it. Really hope that mess wasn't created then as id think twice about using the garage that did.

Anyway great improvements mate. Really adding the final little details to it.

Oh and

Shoutbox

As New Kenwood dnx516dabs - £550!!
£650.00
Single Image
    Location: Southampton
    Collection Only

    As New Kenwood dnx516dabs

    Not a mark on it , 6 months old . Bought new for £950 ... think you can get them now for £920

    So still a very good saving !

    Does absolutely everything and is designed exactly for the mk5 , comes with all leads and I’ve bought a new dab Ariel as well


    Reduced £550 ....
    Vw golf r mk7 front calipers.
    £250.00
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      Location: Dumbarton
      Postage: £20.00
      Delivery Only

      Came off my golf r mk7. I believe there the same as the older s3s and r32s and fit on the mk5.

      The passenger side caliper was sticking a little. I had already bought new 4 pots so i didn't look into it so it could just be a quick fix.

      Car has just hit 40k miles. Can also send the brake pads aswell which were only on for 2 month.

      GMP Italia Atom Alloy Wheels Set Of 4, size 19 8.5 et45.
      £250
      Location: Dumbarton
      Postage: £50.00
      Delivery or Collection

      GMP Italia Atom Alloy Wheels Set Of 4, size 19 8.5 et45.

      3 are buckled and will cost about £50 each to fix, Can't be seen but they are slightly buckled. 4th wheel is straight but has little kerbing shown in the pictures. They have all been coated with ceramic kube bond coating 2 month ago.

       These were bought brandnew in jan 2018 from demon-tweeks for £799

      I set my heart on oz superturismo's and found out the atom's were buckled. Not that bad tbf and i can't be botherd with hassle of fixing them. But i did get them checked and can be fixed as no sign of buckled by looking at them so not that bad.

      LED reverse light bulb  (MK5)
      £10.00
      Location: Isle of wight
      Postage: undefined
      Delivery or Collection


      15 led 6000k canbus error-free reverse bulb

      Ideal replacement for the standard dull halogen bulb
      Fits:
      Jetta V/VI
      Golf V
      Polo 6R
      Passat B6/ R36

      Also fit other cars with 1156 bulb fitment, even fitted one in my sister ka

      Same bulb as being sold here by bold-sport

      Will be sent 1st class, have a few available and will do discounted price for additional bulbs

      LED rear fog light bulb (MK5)
      £10.00
      Single Image
        Location: Isle of Wight
        Postage: undefined
        undefined

        Also have some red led for the rear fog haven't had time to try / take photo of these installed yet but will do in the next few days.

        P.s do anyone know how to get a good photo of the bulbs at night? As they don't photo well being bright. Only have iphone or compact camera.

        LED reverse light bulb  (MK6)
        £10.00
        Single Image
          Location: Isle of wight
          Postage: undefined
          Delivery Only


          15 led 6000k canbus error-free reverse bulb

          Ideal replacement for the standard dull halogen bulb
          Fits:
          Golf VI R LED Taillight
          Scirocco MK3
          Passat B7
          Tiguan

          Also fit other cars with T15 bulb fitment

          Same bulb as being sold here by bold-sport

          Will be sent 1st class, have a few available and will do discounted price for additional bulbs

          If paying buy goods please add an extra 50p
          LED brake / tail lights error free
          £30.00
          Single Image
            Location: IOW
            Postage: undefined
            Delivery or Collection

            After many trials I have got some bulbs for rear brake / tail lights.

            Although not a drastic improvement as the above reverse / fog lights, it's a subtle difference, being a slight deeper red and more equally spread through the cluster. See the photo of LED vs element. (Rear cluster is split in two brake and tail lights)

            Price is for a full set of 4.

            Same bulb as sold by bold-sport here
            Sold
            FK Silverline Coilovers
            £150.00
            Location: Kent
            Collection Only

            Hi all, Sold my edition 30 the other month to move to something a little bit more practical whilst buying our first home. Off the back of that and sorting through storage I've found a few bits I've collected over the years. Give me a shout if you've got questions about anything! All listed for collection in the Kent area (Ashford/Maidstone) although I can make arrangements for the items to be in Whitstable/Herne bay if needed. I'm happy to courier all items but this will need to be organised by the buyer, the smaller items I can post but these charges will also be covered by the buyer. I can provide quotes based on location.

            Purchased in 2014 but was not fitted to car until 2015. Was on my edition 30 for 2 years, covering roughly 16,000 miles. All working perfectly just needing a quick wipe over.

            RRP £450 from Vemon Motorsport when purchased.

            Located in Ashford, willing to travel to maidstone, can also arrange to be in Canterbury, Whitstable or Herne bay.

            Buyer to arrange courier - I can wrap items but will not be responsible for damages.
            Sold
            Blueflame Suitcase Delete *Price Reduced - Make me an offer*
            £100.00
            Location: Kent
            Postage: undefined
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            Fitted for a year before being replaced with a turbo back exhaust. Loads of clips of the sound online which does the car a treat if wanting to stick with the stock cat. Diameter of pipe is slightly larger than stock so will need to be fitted with a step down, I have lost this piece.

            RRP - £250

            Located in Ashford, willing to travel to Maidstone, can also arrange to be in Canterbury, Whitstable or Herne bay.

            Buyer to arrange courier - I can wrap items but will not be responsible for damages.
            Sold
            R32 - Front Calipers & Carriers. *Price Reduced - Make me an offer*
            £200.00
            Location: Kent
            Postage: undefined
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            Front two calipers in stock red colour. Pistons moving freely and come with stock lines attached. Removed as I fitted a full set which I had reconditioned before purchase of the car. Removed at 65-70K miles, unsure of when fitted. Also have some pads which will be included in sale. Give me a shout if you have any questions.

            Located in Ashford, willing to travel to Maidstone, can also arrange to be in Canterbury, Whitstable or Herne bay.

            Buyer to arrange courier - I can wrap items but will not be responsible for damages.

            (Pictured with GTI rears, not included in this item, see above)
            GTI Calipers Front & Rear *Price Reduced - Make me an offer*
            £80.00
            Location: Kent
            Collection Only

            Same as above, all in working condition, fronts removed before I purchased the car, rears removed at 65-70K miles; unsure of when fronts where removed. Will come with everything I have in storage, I believe there are some used pads but no discs. Rears will need new lines.

            Ideal upgrade for any non GTI.

            Located in Ashford, willing to travel to Maidstone, can also arrange to be in Canterbury, Whitstable or Herne bay.

            Buyer to arrange courier - I can wrap items but will not be responsible for damages.

            (Pictured with r32 fronts, not included in this item)
            GTI Lower Grills
            £15.00
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              Location: Kent
              Collection Only

              As title, lower grills for fog light surround, in good condition with no scrapes or cracks.

              Unsure of shipping costs will have to quote on location.
              Various Service Items
              £20.00
              Location: Kent
              Collection Only

              All parts for GTI // Edition 30 and are brand new. I am willing to split but not sure if it will be worth it for the postage.

              Bosch Oil Filter
              Crossland Pollen Filter
              Mahle Fuel Filter
              Golf Boot Badge/Handle
              £15.00
              Location: Kent
              Collection Only

              From an 05 model so logo is flat not raised. Little bit of white worm as can be seen in the images. 
              Front Passenger window regulator (5 door) *Price Reduced - Make me an offer*
              £20.00
              Location: Kent
              Collection Only

              Built unit for straight swap into a 5 door, bought for a 3 door but the pulleys are too short. No motor included.

              Standard non cruise indicator stalk.
              £10.00
              Location: Kent
              Collection Only

              As above, part no can be seen in images. Removed from an 05 golf in 2013.
              3dr Car mats
              £10.00
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                Location: Kent
                Collection Only

                Non genuine mats, brand new and never fitted. Bought two pairs to use in winter driving but never got around to using these. Perfect fit for Oval holders.
                Sold
                Genuine Edition 30 Badge Brand New
                £20.00
                Single Image
                  Location: Ashford
                  Postage: £0.00
                  Delivery Only

                  Does what it say on the tin. Price is with 1st class postage included to anywhere in the UK. Give me a shout if you have any questions!
                  Sold
                  4 x Genuine VW alloy centre caps Brand New
                  £10.00
                  Single Image
                    Location: Ashford
                    Postage: £0.00
                    Delivery Only

                    Price includes 1st class delivery to anywhere in the UK. Give me a shout if you have any questions!