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Forum: Golf R 2.0T Engine / Drivetrain / Exhaust / Tunes 11-12-2015, 03:22 AM
Replies: 64
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Posted By APdubbin
Dopaz I ordered the throw out bearing through...

Dopaz I ordered the throw out bearing through Sachs and I got the same one as you. It's currently installed now. No problems thus far.
Forum: Golf R 2.0T Engine / Drivetrain / Exhaust / Tunes 11-06-2015, 03:46 PM
Replies: 64
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Posted By APdubbin
So Matt... You did the same exact setup I'm...

So Matt...
You did the same exact setup I'm trying currently?
Forum: GTI & Golf MKVI General Discussions 11-05-2015, 05:10 PM
Replies: 21
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Posted By APdubbin
I have black wheels on mine, however those bronze...

I have black wheels on mine, however those bronze ones :drool:
Forum: California 11-05-2015, 05:07 PM
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Posted By APdubbin
Good input from Sebastian, but I did none of...

Good input from Sebastian, but I did none of that. I installed the DG springs with no additional hardware in 2012. Three years later and everything is fine besides a slight squeaking at times (varies...
Forum: Wheels + Tires 11-05-2015, 05:03 PM
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Posted By APdubbin
Question, where did you get those caps. They look...

Question, where did you get those caps. They look great.
Forum: Golf R 2.0T Engine / Drivetrain / Exhaust / Tunes 11-05-2015, 04:37 PM
Replies: 64
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Posted By APdubbin
Also side note, the original flywheel that came...

Also side note, the original flywheel that came with the car was driven for only 36k miles. To reuse it with the current set up, they needed to refinish it, or "turn it" as they put it. Just an fyi,...
Forum: Golf R 2.0T Engine / Drivetrain / Exhaust / Tunes 11-05-2015, 04:28 PM
Replies: 64
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Posted By APdubbin
Yes sorry, I misspoke, non-sprung clutch disc. ...

Yes sorry, I misspoke, non-sprung clutch disc.
So from your opinion, you think it shouldn't be an issue? The mechanic told me he doesn't recommend it and that he's seen problems arise with the...
Forum: Golf R 2.0T Engine / Drivetrain / Exhaust / Tunes 11-05-2015, 03:02 PM
Replies: 64
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Posted By APdubbin
A heads up for anyone looking to do the set up...

A heads up for anyone looking to do the set up that I am doing. My car is currently at GRD tuned shop in West Chicago with the clutch kit from sachs that is meant to be paired with the OEM flywheel....
Forum: GTI 2.0T Engine / Drivetrain / Exhaust / Tunes 09-29-2015, 03:29 PM
Replies: 45
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Posted By APdubbin
Pricing sounds about right. My VW stealership...

Pricing sounds about right. My VW stealership quoted me about 800 for the same job.
Forum: Golf R 2.0T Engine / Drivetrain / Exhaust / Tunes 09-24-2015, 12:52 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 12,279
Posted By APdubbin
Refresh my memory again, did you go DMFW or SMFW

Refresh my memory again, did you go DMFW or SMFW
Forum: Golf R 2.0T Engine / Drivetrain / Exhaust / Tunes 09-23-2015, 11:52 PM
Replies: 64
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Posted By APdubbin
No buddy. I actually just had a unexpected issue...

No buddy. I actually just had a unexpected issue with the car. My belt tensioner clips broke, causing a misalignment of the belt. So I just got my car back. Now I have to do the clutch on top of that...
Forum: GTI 2.0T Engine / Drivetrain / Exhaust / Tunes 09-22-2015, 07:24 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 667
Posted By APdubbin
Was not the coils. It was the belt tensioner,...

Was not the coils. It was the belt tensioner, currently waiting to hear if there was any internal damage
Forum: GTI 2.0T Engine / Drivetrain / Exhaust / Tunes 09-17-2015, 05:30 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 667
Posted By APdubbin
HELP: Violent engine shaking/very rough start

Hey guys I need some help. Today I drove my normal 50 minute commute, parked my car and went about my business. When I returned to my car I went to start the car and... The car took too long to...
Forum: Golf R 2.0T Engine / Drivetrain / Exhaust / Tunes 09-16-2015, 10:56 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 12,279
Posted By APdubbin
Still waiting to get mine installed, sorry I've...

Still waiting to get mine installed, sorry I've been dragging guys.
Matt, any comments about the noise?
Forum: Golf R 2.0T Engine / Drivetrain / Exhaust / Tunes 09-04-2015, 04:35 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 12,279
Posted By APdubbin
So I delayed my purchase a day because go the...

So I delayed my purchase a day because go the post emmanuele design put up. They were selling the stage 1 SRE clutch for 899 usd. When i asked why theres is so expensive he said there were import...
Forum: Transmission and Driveline 09-02-2015, 03:20 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 10,255
Posted By APdubbin
PM sent

PM sent
Forum: Transmission and Driveline 09-02-2015, 03:06 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 10,255
Posted By APdubbin
Can you price match with Sachs price on the stage...

Can you price match with Sachs price on the stage 1 SRE performance clutch. Buying directly from them is $740 dollars including shipping.
Forum: Golf R 2.0T Engine / Drivetrain / Exhaust / Tunes 09-02-2015, 10:56 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 12,279
Posted By APdubbin
They told me they would throw in the release...

They told me they would throw in the release bearing for 64 euro (not bad), with a grand total of 654 euro including shipping. That's 734 usd for a full clutch kit. They told me I might have to...
Forum: Golf R 2.0T Engine / Drivetrain / Exhaust / Tunes 08-31-2015, 12:49 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 12,279
Posted By APdubbin
So just an update... I talked to my shop and they...

So just an update... I talked to my shop and they said that releaser bearing should be a new one. Reusing it is I'll advised. So my next step is to see if Sachs can send that with the clutch kit or...
Forum: Golf R 2.0T Engine / Drivetrain / Exhaust / Tunes 08-27-2015, 02:22 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 12,279
Posted By APdubbin
Also do I need to get the flywheel resurfaced...

Also do I need to get the flywheel resurfaced before reusing?
Forum: Golf R 2.0T Engine / Drivetrain / Exhaust / Tunes 08-27-2015, 01:31 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 12,279
Posted By APdubbin
You lucky SOB... I can only dream of 80k. I just...

You lucky SOB... I can only dream of 80k. I just want a stronger clutch so I can last longer between replacements. Idk which one I'll choose yet
Forum: Golf R 2.0T Engine / Drivetrain / Exhaust / Tunes 08-27-2015, 01:08 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 12,279
Posted By APdubbin
And what was wrong with the original link I...

And what was wrong with the original link I posted? It looks less expensive lol
Forum: Golf R 2.0T Engine / Drivetrain / Exhaust / Tunes 08-27-2015, 01:00 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 12,279
Posted By APdubbin
Also the Sachs clutch says its compatible with...

Also the Sachs clutch says its compatible with your OEM flywheel and releaser. Do I need to have my original releaser as well. Is that changed when they change from dual mass to single mass?
Forum: Golf R 2.0T Engine / Drivetrain / Exhaust / Tunes 08-27-2015, 12:57 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 12,279
Posted By APdubbin
Yes my fault on the two different links. But yea...

Yes my fault on the two different links. But yea thankfully I kept the flywheel.

Why is it the best thing you ever did? What's good about it?
Forum: Golf R 2.0T Engine / Drivetrain / Exhaust / Tunes 08-27-2015, 12:38 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 12,279
Posted By APdubbin
Single mass fly wheel back to a dual mass?

Hey guys,
Haven't been active on here since my last clutch replacement.
To set up my situation I'll start off by talking about my last clutch replacement. At 36k my stock clutch began slipping......
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