GOLFMK7
GOLFMK6
GOLFMKV
VW GTI MKVI Forum / VW Golf R Forum / VW Golf MKVI Forum / VW GTI Forum - Golfmk6.com



Go Back   VW GTI MKVI Forum / VW Golf R Forum / VW Golf MKVI Forum / VW GTI Forum - Golfmk6.com > Technical Topics > Cosmetic Mods (interior & exterior modifications)


Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 12-07-2011, 06:26 PM   #1
Optical TDI
Autocross Newbie
 
Drives: GTI, S2000, Odyssey
Join Date: Dec 2011
Location: Cleveland
Posts: 73
VAG COM recommendations - shop will make changes for free

I'm going to get the APR flash soon and the shop will make all Vag Com changes that I want for free while my 2012 GTI DSG is there.

From my recent searches, I would like to do the gauge sweep on start up, fogs on with high beams, seat heater stay on same setting, maybe fogs while turning.

What are some other cool and useful items I should consider for my 2012 GTI DSG base?
Optical TDI is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-07-2011, 06:46 PM   #2
pdykstra600
FIA GT Champion
 
pdykstra600's Avatar
 
Drives: 2011 SB GTI Mk VI
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: NJ
Posts: 1,049
Disable the seatbelt warning and chime.
Enable windows opening/closing with key FOB
Increase the turn signal convenience function to greater than 3
Enable emergency braking lights
__________________

Autobahn Edition | APR Stage I | VCDS
pdykstra600 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-07-2011, 07:56 PM   #3
allset
Formula 1 Driver
 
allset's Avatar
 
Drives: 2014 Audi S5 Prestige Package
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: Right here
Posts: 8,772
Send a message via AIM to allset
-disable DRL
-or lower brightness of DRL's
-or use fogs as DRL
-lights turn off with key if u leave the switch on
-gauge sweep- for fun
__________________
SOLD! |UNI KO4 #20 |Shaved Hood&Grille|APR Intercooler|Carbonio|KW V1|Peloquin LSD|Brembo GT 330mm|SB Stage 2 clutch| Centric Rear Matching Rotors|SNOW Methanol Injection|UR Catted/Res'd DP|Borla Catback|NEUSPEED RSe12 Hyper Black,KO4 TDP,TB Pipe,NEUSPEED 25mm & 28mm Sways,Support Brackets & Endlinks|Tyrol DeadSet Kit|R LED Tails|Klii Inlay|VCDS Tweaked||SupremePower.com|KMDTuning.com|GSE|
allset is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-07-2011, 08:06 PM   #4
michal
Formula 2 Driver
 
michal's Avatar
 
Drives: 2-door coupe
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: Roselle, IL
Posts: 5,014
Activating "Tear-drop" function for the rear wiper
Deactivating the rear wiper sweep when in reverse
michal is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-07-2011, 08:14 PM   #5
pdykstra600
FIA GT Champion
 
pdykstra600's Avatar
 
Drives: 2011 SB GTI Mk VI
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: NJ
Posts: 1,049
Quote:
Originally Posted by michal View Post
Activating "Tear-drop" function for the rear wiper
Deactivating the rear wiper sweep when in reverse
"tear-drop" function?
__________________

Autobahn Edition | APR Stage I | VCDS
pdykstra600 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-07-2011, 08:17 PM   #6
omgturbo!
Formula 5000 Driver
 
omgturbo!'s Avatar
 
Drives: 2010 GTI, blk full option - 6spd MT
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: Dublin, CA
Posts: 1,784
Quote:
Originally Posted by michal View Post
Activating "Tear-drop" function for the rear wiper
Deactivating the rear wiper sweep when in reverse
.... que??
__________________
REVO Stage 1 | Neuspeed P-Flo intake | Custom exhaust | Eurojet Downpipe | Yellow Nokya Fogs | BSH mount insert | VF Engineering Short Shifter | Tiquan pipe (Noise Pipe Delete) | 30% Front, 3% Rear Tint | 1000w JL Audio Amp and W7 Subwoofer | Video-In-Motion | Klii Vinyl rear/wheel insert | Smoked Sidemarkers | Everything LED | VagCOM by me!!
I have VagCOM! | My Feedback Thread! | HellaFast Autosport
omgturbo! is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-07-2011, 08:22 PM   #7
michal
Formula 2 Driver
 
michal's Avatar
 
Drives: 2-door coupe
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: Roselle, IL
Posts: 5,014
Quote:
Originally Posted by pdykstra600 View Post
"tear-drop" function?
After using the rear wiper washer, the wiper waits a 3-5 sec and then does an extra wipe.
michal is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-07-2011, 08:25 PM   #8
michal
Formula 2 Driver
 
michal's Avatar
 
Drives: 2-door coupe
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: Roselle, IL
Posts: 5,014
Quote:
Originally Posted by omgturbo! View Post
.... que??
When you put your car in reverse the rear wiper is activated automatically (stock configuration) When you do not like you can deactivate it.
michal is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-07-2011, 08:27 PM   #9
omgturbo!
Formula 5000 Driver
 
omgturbo!'s Avatar
 
Drives: 2010 GTI, blk full option - 6spd MT
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: Dublin, CA
Posts: 1,784
YOU CAN DO THAT??

how? where in vag com is that
__________________
REVO Stage 1 | Neuspeed P-Flo intake | Custom exhaust | Eurojet Downpipe | Yellow Nokya Fogs | BSH mount insert | VF Engineering Short Shifter | Tiquan pipe (Noise Pipe Delete) | 30% Front, 3% Rear Tint | 1000w JL Audio Amp and W7 Subwoofer | Video-In-Motion | Klii Vinyl rear/wheel insert | Smoked Sidemarkers | Everything LED | VagCOM by me!!
I have VagCOM! | My Feedback Thread! | HellaFast Autosport
omgturbo! is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-07-2011, 08:32 PM   #10
Optical TDI
Autocross Newbie
 
Drives: GTI, S2000, Odyssey
Join Date: Dec 2011
Location: Cleveland
Posts: 73
Quote:
Originally Posted by allset View Post
-disable DRL
-or lower brightness of DRL's
-or use fogs as DRL
-lights turn off with key if u leave the switch on
-gauge sweep- for fun
I've seen that many like to disable the DRLs. Why is this popular?
Optical TDI is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-07-2011, 08:44 PM   #11
omgturbo!
Formula 5000 Driver
 
omgturbo!'s Avatar
 
Drives: 2010 GTI, blk full option - 6spd MT
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: Dublin, CA
Posts: 1,784
Quote:
Originally Posted by Optical TDI View Post
I've seen that many like to disable the DRLs. Why is this popular?
i have bixenon and it will make the ballast last longer. also, the lights flash when the parking brake is up.

its a cleaner look in my opinion. may not be suited for someone else.
__________________
REVO Stage 1 | Neuspeed P-Flo intake | Custom exhaust | Eurojet Downpipe | Yellow Nokya Fogs | BSH mount insert | VF Engineering Short Shifter | Tiquan pipe (Noise Pipe Delete) | 30% Front, 3% Rear Tint | 1000w JL Audio Amp and W7 Subwoofer | Video-In-Motion | Klii Vinyl rear/wheel insert | Smoked Sidemarkers | Everything LED | VagCOM by me!!
I have VagCOM! | My Feedback Thread! | HellaFast Autosport
omgturbo! is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-07-2011, 08:45 PM   #12
allset
Formula 1 Driver
 
allset's Avatar
 
Drives: 2014 Audi S5 Prestige Package
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: Right here
Posts: 8,772
Send a message via AIM to allset
Quote:
Originally Posted by Optical TDI View Post
I've seen that many like to disable the DRLs. Why is this popular?
some dont like the way it looks, some try to preserve the bulbs longevity.

The tear drop is an xtra wiper sweep after 5 seconds or so after u wash the rear window. it wipes the last bit that usually runs down the glass afterwards
__________________
SOLD! |UNI KO4 #20 |Shaved Hood&Grille|APR Intercooler|Carbonio|KW V1|Peloquin LSD|Brembo GT 330mm|SB Stage 2 clutch| Centric Rear Matching Rotors|SNOW Methanol Injection|UR Catted/Res'd DP|Borla Catback|NEUSPEED RSe12 Hyper Black,KO4 TDP,TB Pipe,NEUSPEED 25mm & 28mm Sways,Support Brackets & Endlinks|Tyrol DeadSet Kit|R LED Tails|Klii Inlay|VCDS Tweaked||SupremePower.com|KMDTuning.com|GSE|
allset is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-07-2011, 08:50 PM   #13
michal
Formula 2 Driver
 
michal's Avatar
 
Drives: 2-door coupe
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: Roselle, IL
Posts: 5,014
Quote:
Originally Posted by omgturbo! View Post
YOU CAN DO THAT??

how? where in vag com is that
I'll post it later on. I do not remember right now which byte/bit it is. You can find it in 09 Central Electronics, Long coding helper for sure.
michal is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-07-2011, 08:54 PM   #14
omgturbo!
Formula 5000 Driver
 
omgturbo!'s Avatar
 
Drives: 2010 GTI, blk full option - 6spd MT
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: Dublin, CA
Posts: 1,784
sweet, i'll look tonight
__________________
REVO Stage 1 | Neuspeed P-Flo intake | Custom exhaust | Eurojet Downpipe | Yellow Nokya Fogs | BSH mount insert | VF Engineering Short Shifter | Tiquan pipe (Noise Pipe Delete) | 30% Front, 3% Rear Tint | 1000w JL Audio Amp and W7 Subwoofer | Video-In-Motion | Klii Vinyl rear/wheel insert | Smoked Sidemarkers | Everything LED | VagCOM by me!!
I have VagCOM! | My Feedback Thread! | HellaFast Autosport
omgturbo! is offline   Reply With Quote
 
Reply

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 05:47 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.2
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.