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Forum: GTI 2.0T Engine / Drivetrain / Exhaust / Tunes 12-14-2017, 04:48 AM
Replies: 3
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Posted By Carlosfandango
I would say the PCV is the issue, Best to replace...

I would say the PCV is the issue, Best to replace the whole PCV as they fail in many possible ways,
Latest revision P/N 06H103495AH

there is a new revision rear main so be sure to use it and make...
Forum: GTI & Golf MKVI General Discussions 12-14-2017, 04:29 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 719
Posted By Carlosfandango
Mine also made the exact same noise as the video,...

Mine also made the exact same noise as the video, it wasnít a bad regulator either, just needed cleaning/lubrication, it stopped not long after with a bit of use.


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Forum: GTI & Golf MKVI General Discussions 12-14-2017, 04:24 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 637
Posted By Carlosfandango
The links just to show, I donít know anything...

The links just to show, I donít know anything about this retailer, I think theyíre available a bit cheaper elsewhere,...
Forum: GTI & Golf MKVI General Discussions 12-14-2017, 04:14 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 637
Posted By Carlosfandango
If you do decide to replace the lights go with...

If you do decide to replace the lights go with genuine! The quality is just not there with the aftermarket stuff! The only exception is the OSRAM Xenarc headlights which are top quality but that is...
Forum: GTI & Golf MKVI General Discussions 12-14-2017, 04:09 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 637
Posted By Carlosfandango
Looks great, if I hadnít gone with a carbon grey...

Looks great, if I hadnít gone with a carbon grey I would have definitely got one in black pearl. L.F.C[emoji106]


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Forum: GTI & Golf MKVI General Discussions 12-13-2017, 06:56 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 637
Posted By Carlosfandango
Shake at idle will probably be a dual mass...

Shake at idle will probably be a dual mass flywheel issue!


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Forum: GTI 2.0T Engine / Drivetrain / Exhaust / Tunes 12-11-2017, 02:21 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 653
Posted By Carlosfandango
As mentioned, how did you decide these were the...

As mentioned, how did you decide these were the right plugs? Was it a mistake on your part or did a parts place provide them as a match for your car?


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Forum: GTI 2.0T Engine / Drivetrain / Exhaust / Tunes 12-11-2017, 01:31 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 653
Posted By Carlosfandango
I think theyíre suitable for 2 or 3 different...

I think theyíre suitable for 2 or 3 different makes/models, unfortunately the MK6 is not one of them!! modded euros lists them for several Gen 3 VAG group cars as well as google suggesting a couple...
Forum: GTI 2.0T Engine / Drivetrain / Exhaust / Tunes 12-10-2017, 06:18 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 653
Posted By Carlosfandango
The reason you canít get the electrode out is...

The reason you canít get the electrode out is because it is now embedded in the cylinder probably! Plug 4 is probably stuck on the plugs compression ring which has probably come away from the plug...
Forum: GTI 2.0T Engine / Drivetrain / Exhaust / Tunes 12-10-2017, 05:27 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 653
Posted By Carlosfandango
Yeah wrong plugs as far as I can make out! MK7!...

Yeah wrong plugs as far as I can make out! MK7! theyíre probably longer than spec and have made contact with the tops of the cylinders, the two that havenít been damaged are probably not in quite as...
Forum: GTI 2.0T Engine / Drivetrain / Exhaust / Tunes 12-10-2017, 04:39 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 653
Posted By Carlosfandango
Are they not the wrong plugs? I thought NGK were...

Are they not the wrong plugs? I thought NGK were either PFR7S8EG (laser platinum) or BKR7EIX (iridium) for your car!


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Forum: GTI 2.0T Engine / Drivetrain / Exhaust / Tunes 12-10-2017, 04:19 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 653
Posted By Carlosfandango
Spark plug electrode broke off in cylinder..

If itís in there it will fuck up the cylinder, and may not be magnetic!


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Forum: GTI 2.0T Engine / Drivetrain / Exhaust / Tunes 12-10-2017, 04:17 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 653
Posted By Carlosfandango
Never heard of that before! Are you sure itís...

Never heard of that before! Are you sure itís broken off and not melted/burnt away? Are the plugs fakes maybe?


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Forum: GTI & Golf MKVI General Discussions 12-09-2017, 02:09 AM
Replies: 198
Views: 19,069
Posted By Carlosfandango
UK, MPH. Sent from my iPhone using...

UK, MPH.


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Forum: GTI & Golf MKVI General Discussions 12-08-2017, 06:54 PM
Replies: 198
Views: 19,069
Posted By Carlosfandango
The MK4 was NOT limited (in Europe at least), the...

The MK4 was NOT limited (in Europe at least), the official top speed was 153 but I can assure you I hit 166 with what felt like loads left but I lost my nerve, the cars gearing and the rev limit and...
Forum: GTI & Golf MKVI General Discussions 12-08-2017, 05:33 PM
Replies: 198
Views: 19,069
Posted By Carlosfandango
I wouldnít call 166 slow exactly! It does...

I wouldnít call 166 slow exactly! It does surprise me however that a tuned mk6 gti doesnít have a vastly different top speed than a standard example! I guess itís more the low end and mid range where...
Forum: GTI & Golf MKVI General Discussions 12-08-2017, 04:44 PM
Replies: 198
Views: 19,069
Posted By Carlosfandango
I also once easily got 166mph (gps) in my mk4 R32...

I also once easily got 166mph (gps) in my mk4 R32 and it had loads left, totally factory setup too! Excellent engine that V6.

Iíve had just over 140mph from my current MK6 gti too on the same...
Forum: GTI & Golf MKVI General Discussions 12-07-2017, 01:12 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 719
Posted By Carlosfandango
One of mine did this for a while, it went away on...

One of mine did this for a while, it went away on its own, i didnít even notice it stopped to be honest as itís only this thread thatís reminded me it ever did it!


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Forum: Golf R 2.0T Engine / Drivetrain / Exhaust / Tunes 12-06-2017, 05:19 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 128
Posted By Carlosfandango
Thanks, I thought as much but wasnít sure! ...

Thanks, I thought as much but wasnít sure!


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Forum: Golf R 2.0T Engine / Drivetrain / Exhaust / Tunes 12-05-2017, 05:24 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 128
Posted By Carlosfandango
Possible Driveshaft slack/play

Is this normal??
Iíve noticed a bit of play in the front wheels/driveshaft while rotating my tyres today, with one of the front wheels in the air and the other on the ground I am able to rotate the...
Forum: GTI & Golf MKVI General Discussions 12-04-2017, 05:44 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 600
Posted By Carlosfandango
Interesting! Thanks for the link, as with most...

Interesting! Thanks for the link, as with most things then itís down to money,
this thread is starting to make me wonder why I totally overlooked the scirocco when I bought the GTI? I didnít even...
Forum: GTI & Golf MKVI General Discussions 12-04-2017, 08:07 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 600
Posted By Carlosfandango
Why is that?? Sent from my iPhone using...

Why is that??


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Forum: GTI & Golf MKVI General Discussions 12-03-2017, 04:21 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 600
Posted By Carlosfandango
Are Roccoís not available in the states then? ...

Are Roccoís not available in the states then?


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Forum: GTI 2.0T Engine / Drivetrain / Exhaust / Tunes 12-02-2017, 11:51 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,018
Posted By Carlosfandango
The OP says that theyíve already fitted the clip!...

The OP says that theyíve already fitted the clip!


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Forum: UNITED KINGDOM 11-25-2017, 05:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 129
Posted By Carlosfandango
Even the most basic code reader should bring up...

Even the most basic code reader should bring up codes as thatís what itís looking for! It doesnít need to be VW specific, you need the code really as a starting point but from what youíve said it is...
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