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Ebay projectors!
on September 29, 2019, 11:21:19 AM
Anyone had any experience with them? Just got myself a set!

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Re: Central locking query please help
Last Poster: imprezzaworks in Mk5 General Area on Today at 06:21:08 PM
We are confident it's the ccm module thing. Ordered one with same part number and get it fitted next week sometime.

Fingers crossed 🤞

Re: Please help: MK5 GTI stutter and limp mode
Last Poster: Mark_DF05 in Mk5 General Area on Today at 09:03:19 AM
Yeah similar to above, I had same issues with the MAP sensor. I'd check that it's connected properly and maybe replace if not. It isn't too expensive if I remember.

Re: New car: R32
Last Poster: terrier in Members Rides on Today at 07:20:37 AM
Did you reuse the stretch bolts.

Re: Stock Radio Won't Turn Off
Last Poster: LC5F in Mk5 General Area on Yesterday at 11:03:13 PM
I wonder if it could be a problem with the ignition switch, seems a strange one.

I've experienced weirdness with ignition switch and radios on other VW's -definately a possible culprit

Re: Struggling to find a decent ED30
Last Poster: Jb55 in Mk5 General Area on Yesterday at 10:06:12 PM
Are you in any of the Facebook groups ? Often see ed30’s up for sale

Re: AC Issues
Last Poster: maxamplitude10 in Mk5 General Area on Yesterday at 12:24:46 PM
It was pretty much the next day I realised it was not functioning as it should so assume the gas was not the issue originally :thinking:

Pops and bangs
Last Poster: dazzamann in Mk5 General Area on Yesterday at 12:13:02 PM
Hey guys,

Currently running a stage 1 map on my mk6 gti, its got an induction kit and has had a cat delete. My question is, when i get my down-pipe fitted next week, will i get pops and bangs or will i have to get a specific tune to allow it?
FYI- the car is a manual so no dsg farts.

Interested to hear other peoples experiences etc.

Re: Big brake kit (S3/R32/MK7 GTi PP)
Last Poster: Rossimac in Wanted on September 16, 2020, 09:48:58 PM
Sold locally.

Re: Deano Candy white GTI
Last Poster: Deano45 in Members Rides on September 16, 2020, 09:17:51 PM
Another update ....New intake time but this is one of these things i was not going to do and put it off a couple of times telling myself i will hate it but how wrong was i. i'm over the moon with this intake as we all know their are loads of intakes on the market i narrowed it down to two MST/REVO I've already had a REVO on a previous car and the MST had Excellent reviews and the b

Last Poster: terrier in Random Chat on September 16, 2020, 04:27:36 PM
Now could be your chance to see and hear the mighty Spitfire https://www.military-airshows.co.uk/press20/nhs-spitfire-flypast-july2020.htm#sep16-18
 They do sound impressive :notworthy: :notworthy:

Re: BKD Turbo Removal
Last Poster: Stupots in How to Guides / Troubleshooting on September 16, 2020, 04:11:57 PM

Isn't yours a BKD engine too (same as mine) which doesn't have a DPF? Also, I had coolant dump issues on mine and it was a failed head/gasket. Early BKD engines are prone to porous heads, so I just replaced the engine all in one. Mine was blowing the coolant out of the expansion/t

Re: Instagram User Names
Last Poster: GVK in Photography Section on September 16, 2020, 02:37:26 AM
Old thread revival.


Re: High line clocks upgrade
Last Poster: Usual Suspect in Mk5 General Area on September 16, 2020, 12:46:15 AM
Based in Luton

I can also fit cruise control

Drop me a Pm with your contact number

Many thanks

Re: Excessive vacuum in valve cover - **RESOLVED**
Last Poster: lloydy123 in Mk5 General Area on September 16, 2020, 12:09:01 AM
Glad this was finally solved. I myself do not trust the quality of aftermarket PCVs...but one day they are all that will be available. Unless, VW sees a good reason not to eliminate them from their stock. Because then this problem would be widespread for their service dept's. I've already seen a nu

Re: EGR Cooler pipe to turbo manifold
Last Poster: kevster996 in How to Guides / Troubleshooting on September 15, 2020, 11:52:08 PM
have you def got it on the right way round?

Re: Limp mode/dreaded vanes
Last Poster: kevster996 in How to Guides / Troubleshooting on September 15, 2020, 11:49:55 PM
Good luck it stays good - I just took the turbo off mine and stripped down to clean, it wasnt too bad, actuator arm was free but the actuator felt a bit crappy so ordered a new one. Mine has been in and out of limp mode for a while, only error code last time was the fuel temp sensor so I changed that, wiring a bit iffy to it too.

just did egr and cooler delete so a bit o

Re: Anyone near Sutton in Ashfield who can give me a hand changing turbo on my tdi??
Last Poster: kevster996 in How to Guides / Troubleshooting on September 15, 2020, 11:45:28 PM
If youve got a spare turbo I would check that over and clean it up then swap that in. More thorough job than mr muscle? Its not too bad to do, just that access is a bit tight. I recently did mine just after doing an egr and cooler delete which makes the job much easier.

I would consider doing that too at the same time as its cheap (cost me about £60) and the cooler cant

Re: GTI won't turn over.
Last Poster: falloutboy27 in Mk5 General Area on September 15, 2020, 08:32:46 PM
Thanks guys I’ll show this to the next mechanic, hopefully it’ll point them in the right direction.

Re: No engine check light golf mk5 won’t start
Last Poster: titchy in Mk5 General Area on September 15, 2020, 01:46:24 PM
Is the battery fully charged?

Re: Oil Pressure issues
Last Poster: muff1991 in Mk5 General Area on September 15, 2020, 11:27:43 AM
hi mate, i too am in the process of gathering all the bits for the K04 build. i have about the same stuff as you lol, i also have the vis internals for the HPFP (thanks @Pudding  :happy2:), i need a De-cat, possibly an aftermarket exhaust too, a Helix clutch, a few gaskets and sensors and im near enough


LOBA high pressure fuel pump.
Location: Southampton
Postage: £15.00
Delivery or Collection

LOBA fuel pump for Tfsi engines. This was brand new from LOBA in August 2014. I still have the receipt (somewhere😅)
OZ Ultraleggera HLT matte black.
Location: Southampton
Collection Only

OZ Ultraleggeras HLT in matte black. These are 19” and 8.5 wide.

Two tyres have 6.5mm tread and two have 7mm tread.

There are some minor kerb marks around some of the edges (see pics). Other than the marks, the wheels are in excellent condition, no cracks or buckles etc.

Electric Window switches
Single Image
    Location: Gloucester
    Postage: £5.00
    Delivery or Collection

    Full set of genuine switches from my 5 door MK5 GTi, all in excellent condition.
    SOLD -Headlight switch
    Single Image
      Location: Gloucester
      Postage: £4.00
      Delivery or Collection

      Genuine VW switch from my MK5 GTi, suitable for those cars with the Auto lights option & in excellent condition - £5
      GTI MK5/6 Bilstein B12 proline kit
      Location: St Helens
      Postage: £30.00
      Delivery or Collection

      Struts have around 30k miles and 4 years on them. Top mounts and bump stops have around 10k miles and 2 years.

      Come with rubbers on the rear springs as well. Kit is straight bolt on.

      Will also fit the Leon FR, Octavia VRS, A3 TFSI etc.

      £220 collected from St Helens or Trafford Park

      £250 delivered