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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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Gold monzas?
Last Poster: shail in Mk5 General Area on Yesterday at 11:39:35 PM
Getting my monzas powder coated as they are in bad shape.

Wanted silver chrome with grey inserts, but powder coater said that for some reason the chrome silver bubbles on previously badly corroded areas, so he's not happy to do.

Choices - which one would you choose?

1. Any single colour - £120
2. Any two tone e.g Silver with grey inserts - £240

Re: S3 Intercooler, alloy end tanks.
Last Poster: pandaman in Mk5 General Area on Yesterday at 09:20:09 PM
Cheers guys ill give Audi a ring tomorrow and see what they can do. What's this about a discount??

If not, thanks Shoduchi, I just found this On ebay.de :https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Original-Audi-A3-S3-Ladeluftkuhler-Intercooler-1K0-145-803-P-Neu/18279012

Re: GTi Mk5 or Mk6 as a race car?
Last Poster: Shoduchi in Mk5 General Area on Yesterday at 08:31:33 PM
Yes, it's flywheel. The dyno was a Bapro, so it measures wheel drag to calculate flywheel power as well. :smiley:

I think the mk6 GTI intake is much better than the mk5 GTI intake. Upgrading it would be something to leave for later after testing the engine output with the factory intake. You're not aiming for very high numbers where a less restrictive intake would be nee

Re: New car: R32
Last Poster: Andy in Members Rides on Yesterday at 07:32:51 PM

Start of new drive

Re: My new car - GTI
Last Poster: andyiseddy02 in Mk5 General Area on Yesterday at 07:22:57 PM
Ring Awesome and ask for John Glover, 0161 776 0777, ask his advice regarding changing the brake fluid/snapping the bleed nipple.
Always best to get a second opinion if nothing else.

Re: MK5 gti stage 2+ 90K price ?
Last Poster: Dan_FR in Mk5 General Area on Yesterday at 05:59:43 PM
4k, maybe a little more

Hello all - old/new member
Last Poster: kylo in New Member Intro's on Yesterday at 04:41:02 PM
Hello all,

I wanted to introduce myself, I am the driver of a Mk5 Golf Edition 30 (No. 0047) in Steel Grey '56 plate.

Until now I have never been very active on the forum, despite happily owning it since 2014. I have always found this forum really helpful. It is one of (if not) the best out there for help, DIY guides, convo topics etc.

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Re: ARB Size
Last Poster: MIJ_JAGGER in Mk5 General Area on Yesterday at 02:20:11 PM
I'm guessing that you're referring to the front ARB which you can only get the whole ARB from VW. The size is 23,6 mm x 3,5 mm.

Just for reference the rear is 21,7 mm x 3 mm.
Yes front ARB, should’ve mentioned that. Ordered one, £98.99
Thanks for the reply [emoji1

Re: Sharkfin Aerial Antenna Rubber
Last Poster: Shoduchi in How to Guides / Troubleshooting on Yesterday at 12:45:30 PM
Unfortunately VW doesn't sell just the seal for these antennas. You can only get the whole base that comes with the seal and the nut that holds the base of the antenna to the roof. The base part number is: 1K0035501F.


Re: VWR Intake disappointing
Last Poster: The Red Warrior in Performance Modifications on Yesterday at 12:32:56 PM
So, are VWR definitely going to replace parts with the new spec stuff for those of us who already have this intake if we ask them?
The reason I ask is I’ve just been emailed that it is now 47% off from a place that I’ve bought from before. US$280 is now the price (plus shipping) which seems too good to pass up.

Re: Kev's Edition 30 - Reflex Silver - Build Thread
Last Poster: BaldwinGTI in Members Rides on Yesterday at 11:01:37 AM
You’ve done some similar bits to me. I’ve been a bit slow off the mark.
Get that cam follower done definitely. I did mine in about an hour. It’s worth it for the piece of mind.

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Re: Chris’s first MK 5 GTI
Last Poster: Jakey in Members Rides on Yesterday at 12:12:07 AM
Nice mk5, I've recently got another myself but this time I went for a TDi as it came up for decent money! I see your planning on getting an R-tech map. I cant recommend Nick enough you're definitely making the right choice! My old mk5 gti was stage2+ from R-tech and to say it was a lot of fun is an understatement. Still regret selling it 4 years later.

Re: Which stereo?
Last Poster: Ads22 in Mk5 General Area on July 18, 2018, 10:23:30 PM
Hopefully it does the job. Otherwise its a good unit and makes the dash look much nicer. Only complaint i have is the screen does suffer from glare somewhat- although window tint would see to that. I also cant find anyway to autodim the screen when the lights turn on. Ive looked through the settings, is there something im missing?

Re: Aerial Whip Part number please..
Last Poster: jamie in Mk5 General Area on July 18, 2018, 10:12:51 PM
Thank you both for your help.

CDL engine or BYD
Last Poster: sm17hy in Wanted on July 18, 2018, 09:23:13 PM
Looking for complete engine? Any help would be grateful.


Re: Advice on worn top mounts
Last Poster: shail in Mk5 General Area on July 18, 2018, 08:29:05 PM
I had a knock, but mine turned out to be rack.

During diagnosis they also checked the subframe bolts as apparently these have a tendency to get loose and cause knocking - something easy to check.

Re: Oil pressure low warning light - More oil in it than last week???
Last Poster: missymckay in Mk5 General Area on July 18, 2018, 07:31:38 PM
Thanks for all your help, it's booked in for the weekend and i'm getting a tow there so hopefully back up and running next week :)

Wanted: R8 coil pack
Last Poster: can31 in Wanted on July 18, 2018, 05:26:53 PM
Offer me please set of 4 coils for my mk5 gti (k04).


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Re: GTI experts? Car has loss of power and horrible noise at high revs
Last Poster: ady-gti in Mk5 General Area on July 18, 2018, 03:48:43 PM
Did you change the DV? If you did was it split? I think you have a smallish split in the DV that, when cold, is managing to maintain roughly the boost required. Then, when hot, the rubber gets more malleable and therefor lets through more air. Even if you've checked the DV and thought that it's fine don't put it back in, just replace it and see if it's cured - eventually you'll nee

Mid front door speaker adaptors
Last Poster: Wprice1280 in How to Guides / Troubleshooting on July 18, 2018, 02:43:39 PM
Hi all.

Sorry in advance for any repetition. I'm trying to find some mid speaker adaptors for the front doors on my mk5 gti 06. Ive retro fitted 3 ways using a glue gun but am unhappy with the results and wanted to find some decent adaptor pods to fit them correctly. The speakers are focal 165as3. I've searched around but can't find anything. If anyone has any info or l


2007 Golf Gti For Sale
Location: swainby
Collection Only

2007 Golf GTI 4 doors
Black, DSG, 122k FSH (including DSG and cam follower)
MOT Jan 2019
Very clean Cloth Tartan interior
Original BBS VZ wheels with 4 matching Dunlop tyres with 5/ 6mm tread (approx)
Powervalve Exhaust (catback) sounds excellent!
Lowered on H & R springs
R32 rear lights (Bought new from VW)
Paintwork in overall good condition with age related marks.
Interior very good condition with only the drivers bolster showing signs of wear. Usual for this type of seat unfortunately
Huge folder of receipts for work and parts.
Only selling due to purchase of T5.

Located in Swainby, North Yorkshire
2005 MK5 Golf GTI Back up for sale
Location: Barnstaple, Devon
Collection Only

12 months MOT
New cam chain and tensioner
New oil pick up pipe
New Scorpion Catback exhaust
New Rev G DV
New coil packs
New Varta Silver battery
Cam follower recently changed
2 brand new front wings supplied by VW
4x Avon ZV7 tyres (2 changed last month and the other 2 last year)

Optional extras:
Heated Leather seats
Center arm rest
Cruise control
Electric sunroof
Diamond black pearl paint

RCD 510 DAB Radio
R32 cherry red rear lights

Recent work:
New brake hoses all round
New rear caliper
1x new driveshaft
1x CV joint
2X rear anti-roll bar droplinks
New tailgate wiring loom

The bodywork in this car is near immaculate and it looks absolutely stunning when polished up. There is loads of history with the car. The new owner will not be disappointed.
VW Golf Gti Edition 30 MK5 Highline instrument cluster (Clocks)
Location: Luton
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Delivery or Collection

As above i have 2 MK5 Golf Gti Edition 30 Highline instrument cluster (Clocks)

Part Number 1K6 920 970E
Part Number: 1K6 920 972

Comes with SKC CODE

In good working order and condition

These are the Early Clusters so is Easier to Code


Open to sensible offers

£200 Ono each

Can fit free of charge if collecting

Any questions please call

07983 222 677

Many thanks
Eddy badge
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    Location: IOW
    Postage: £0.00
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    Brand new eddy badge ideal to replace worn original or for the front grill. Price is delivered
    MK5 Golf R32 Highline instrument cluster (Clocks) 1K6 920 974b
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      Location: Luton
      Postage: £15.00
      Delivery or Collection

      As above i have a MK5 Golf R32 Highline instrument cluster (Clocks)

      Part Number 1K6 920 974B

      In good working order and condition

      Can be fitted to any mk5 Golf Petrol and diesel

      Any questions please call

      07983 222 677

      Many thanks
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