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Forum: GTI 2.0T Engine / Drivetrain / Exhaust / Tunes 01-16-2018, 05:04 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,459
Posted By PhthaloType
A friend of mine loves my car and is thinking...

A friend of mine loves my car and is thinking about getting a GTI himself. I told him to shoot for a Mk 7 since they don't have as many issues. The 6 is still my favorite generation, but I won't...
Forum: GTI 2.0T Engine / Drivetrain / Exhaust / Tunes 01-15-2018, 06:00 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 274
Posted By PhthaloType
Also, the OEM pressure plate has been revised...

Also, the OEM pressure plate has been revised since the original one in your 2012. Some folks (myself included) have had the old one suddenly fail, so now's your chance to replace it with a better...
Forum: GTI 2.0T Engine / Drivetrain / Exhaust / Tunes 01-13-2018, 12:25 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 354
Posted By PhthaloType
For me, it was a '94 Jeep Cherokee with a failing...

For me, it was a '94 Jeep Cherokee with a failing water pump that taught me that the heater core is just an auxiliary radiator. Except this was in a Texas summer when it was already 100
Forum: GTI & Golf MKVI General Discussions 01-05-2018, 09:04 PM
Replies: 42,538
Views: 4,270,742
Posted By PhthaloType
Installed the deAutoKey footwell LEDs. ...

Installed the deAutoKey footwell LEDs.

https://i.imgur.com/ZC3jS52.jpg?1
Forum: GTI & Golf MKVI General Discussions 01-05-2018, 07:37 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 580
Posted By PhthaloType
I recently got mine from O'Reilly. You should be...

I recently got mine from O'Reilly. You should be able to get it from a regular, local auto parts store.
...
Forum: GTI & Golf MKVI General Discussions 01-03-2018, 11:18 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 233
Posted By PhthaloType
I've owned three Volkswagens, and each of them,...

I've owned three Volkswagens, and each of them, at one time or another, has had a door lock issue.
Forum: GTI & Golf MKVI General Discussions 12-24-2017, 01:53 AM
Replies: 42,538
Views: 4,270,742
Posted By PhthaloType
Some people have dreams where their teeth fall...

Some people have dreams where their teeth fall out. Some people have dreams where they try to talk but no sound comes out. I have dreams where I'm trying to stop a car and the brakes barely work even...
Forum: GTI & Golf MKVI General Discussions 12-03-2017, 11:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 281
Posted By PhthaloType
Yep, should be your first troubleshooting step...

Yep, should be your first troubleshooting step since it's free and relatively easy. Most of the work is just removing the airbox to access the linkages. There are a few good how-tos on YouTube, and...
Forum: GTI & Golf MKVI General Discussions 12-02-2017, 01:51 AM
Replies: 42,538
Views: 4,270,742
Posted By PhthaloType
Readjusted my shift linkage cables. I don't think...

Readjusted my shift linkage cables. I don't think the dealer did a proper readjustment after they replaced my clutch, since the shifter was kinda clunky afterwards. It's much better now, but I think...
Forum: GTI & Golf MKVI General Discussions 11-19-2017, 03:18 PM
Replies: 7,829
Views: 645,150
Posted By PhthaloType
14.5

14.5
Forum: GTI & Golf MKVI General Discussions 11-19-2017, 03:14 PM
Replies: 42,538
Views: 4,270,742
Posted By PhthaloType
Dropped her off at the shop today for the hard...

Dropped her off at the shop today for the hard shifting problem that developed the other day.

During my drive home from work, it suddenly became difficult to shift into gear. The lower the gear,...
Forum: GTI & Golf MKVI General Discussions 10-28-2017, 02:31 PM
Replies: 7,829
Views: 645,150
Posted By PhthaloType
I'm in a similar situation with sub frame...

I'm in a similar situation with sub frame clunking. It seems to only be coming from the rear, so I plan on just getting a rear kit:
...
Forum: GTI & Golf MKVI General Discussions 10-14-2017, 10:45 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,669
Posted By PhthaloType
With more power I hope they finally give it a...

With more power I hope they finally give it a legit LSD.
Forum: Golf MKVI photos, spyshots, videos, media 10-14-2017, 11:23 AM
Replies: 2,348
Views: 627,242
Posted By PhthaloType
My local Cars and Coffee was canceled today. All...

My local Cars and Coffee was canceled today. All dressed up with nowhere to go :(

https://i.imgur.com/hgNcFqF.jpg
Forum: GTI & Golf MKVI General Discussions 10-11-2017, 10:26 PM
Replies: 42,538
Views: 4,270,742
Posted By PhthaloType
Sooo... I was kidding when I suggested that was...

Sooo... I was kidding when I suggested that was the other driver. I think it's more likely he took those pics at home. It looks like it's in a driveway in front of a garage. Please don't disparage...
Forum: GTI & Golf MKVI General Discussions 10-11-2017, 01:16 PM
Replies: 42,538
Views: 4,270,742
Posted By PhthaloType
Is that her in the headlight lens reflection? ;)

Is that her in the headlight lens reflection? ;)
Forum: GTI & Golf MKVI General Discussions 10-08-2017, 10:57 PM
Replies: 7,829
Views: 645,150
Posted By PhthaloType
My previous 2.5s' drain plugs always leaked...

My previous 2.5s' drain plugs always leaked unless I put what felt like excessive torque on the bolt. My first oil change on my 2.0 TSI did the same thing. Maybe because I used a generic copper...
Forum: GTI & Golf MKVI General Discussions 09-30-2017, 02:43 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 587
Posted By PhthaloType
MKVI: No love from VW marketing?

There's no doubt the MKV was marketed heavily in the US. There were the "unpimp the auto" spots, featuring Peter Stormare:

http://i.imgur.com/kfNFiAj.gif
...
Forum: Golf MKVI photos, spyshots, videos, media 09-29-2017, 08:52 PM
Replies: 320
Views: 72,048
Posted By PhthaloType
https://i.imgur.com/mqf5DJl.jpg

https://i.imgur.com/mqf5DJl.jpg
Forum: Golf MKVI photos, spyshots, videos, media 09-28-2017, 10:29 PM
Replies: 2,348
Views: 627,242
Posted By PhthaloType
Gotta love those Serrons!

Gotta love those Serrons!
Forum: GTI & Golf MKVI General Discussions 09-13-2017, 08:44 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,315
Posted By PhthaloType
I'd go with red footwell LEDs. They'll match the...

I'd go with red footwell LEDs. They'll match the red dash lighting and the red LEDs that light up the shifter area.

http://deautokey.com/product/2pc-6-led-wafer-footwell-set-in-crisp-white-red-blue
Forum: GTI & Golf MKVI General Discussions 08-31-2017, 06:32 PM
Replies: 42,538
Views: 4,270,742
Posted By PhthaloType
Didn't do my payday fill-up because of the...

Didn't do my payday fill-up because of the ridiculous lines for gas in Texas. She's probably gonna be benched until this panic blows over.
Forum: GTI 2.0T Engine / Drivetrain / Exhaust / Tunes 08-25-2017, 04:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 464
Posted By PhthaloType
Cali engine also has secondary air injection.

Cali engine also has secondary air injection.
Forum: Golf MKVI photos, spyshots, videos, media 08-13-2017, 08:44 PM
Replies: 9,091
Views: 2,896,000
Posted By PhthaloType
I do like them. I wish I had them. It's just at...

I do like them. I wish I had them. It's just at this time I have other priorities.
Forum: Golf MKVI photos, spyshots, videos, media 08-13-2017, 04:18 PM
Replies: 9,091
Views: 2,896,000
Posted By PhthaloType
http://i.imgur.com/9Mb61rU.png

http://i.imgur.com/9Mb61rU.png
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