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Forum: Wheels / Tires / Suspension / Brakes / Chassis | Sponsored by The Tire Rack Today, 02:16 AM
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Posted By snobrdrdan
Were you just expecting them to be lower, is the...

Were you just expecting them to be lower, is the problem? :iono:

They're installed correctly and that's how I've always had them installed (max'd out on the passenger side & then more threads...
Forum: GTI 2.0T Engine / Drivetrain / Exhaust / Tunes Yesterday, 02:56 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 275
Posted By snobrdrdan
It's a Helmholtz resonator, to reduce/prevent...

It's a Helmholtz resonator, to reduce/prevent drone
Forum: GTI & Golf MKVI General Discussions Yesterday, 02:43 AM
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Posted By snobrdrdan
Snug...it snaps/clips into the ring of the...

Snug...it snaps/clips into the ring of the bearing & will fully seat

Getting it back in, while installed on the car, can be done...but it's not fun. You gotta push up on it
Forum: Great Lakes Yesterday, 02:36 AM
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Posted By snobrdrdan
x2 on this Yeah I was gonna say...that's...

x2 on this

Yeah I was gonna say...that's like a 10 minute job (if you have the parts already) & I have VCDS too
Forum: OFF-TOPIC Lounge! Yesterday, 02:28 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 138
Posted By snobrdrdan
Yup...the "free shipping" is the problem here. ...

Yup...the "free shipping" is the problem here.
They ship the cheapest way possible, to offer it, which takes longer
Forum: Wheels / Tires / Suspension / Brakes / Chassis | Sponsored by The Tire Rack Yesterday, 02:26 AM
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Posted By snobrdrdan
Check everything underneath the car with the...

Check everything underneath the car with the suspension loaded (i.e. on ramps)
Forum: Wheels / Tires / Suspension / Brakes / Chassis | Sponsored by The Tire Rack Yesterday, 02:24 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 86
Posted By snobrdrdan
What bump stops are you using? :iono: Yes...

What bump stops are you using? :iono:

Yes you should use the cover.
Reuse the OEM bump stops instead & those will hold the cover up.
You can trim the lower part of that bump stop (the little...
Forum: GTI 2.0T Engine / Drivetrain / Exhaust / Tunes 05-19-2018, 01:56 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,033
Posted By snobrdrdan
Not gonna happen ^^^This I'm...

Not gonna happen



^^^This


I'm not even sure how good your "bumper to bumper" warranty is gonna be IF they know it's tuned (TD1) already and/or when they do find out
Forum: GTI 2.0T Engine / Drivetrain / Exhaust / Tunes 05-19-2018, 01:52 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 663
Posted By snobrdrdan
Sell AWE pipe, buy cheaper TT pipe & a clamp,...

Sell AWE pipe, buy cheaper TT pipe & a clamp, profit
Forum: GTI 2.0T Engine / Drivetrain / Exhaust / Tunes 05-19-2018, 01:51 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 663
Posted By snobrdrdan
Mine came from England (UK ebay) & they didn't...

Mine came from England (UK ebay) & they didn't have a problem shipping it
Forum: GTI 2.0T Engine / Drivetrain / Exhaust / Tunes 05-18-2018, 02:35 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 663
Posted By snobrdrdan
The TT pipe I used would simply replace your OEM...

The TT pipe I used would simply replace your OEM turbo outlet pipe...same fitment (the Golf R intercooler doesn't play a factor) & eliminate the clip connection, which is what you were looking for
...
Forum: Wheels / Tires / Suspension / Brakes / Chassis | Sponsored by The Tire Rack 05-18-2018, 02:31 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 242
Posted By snobrdrdan
It's going to look hideous with 8.5" & 9.5"...

It's going to look hideous with 8.5" & 9.5" wheels at stock height

There's a reason why cars running those specs are usually on bags (air ride) and/or super low
Forum: GTI & Golf MKVI General Discussions 05-18-2018, 02:24 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 373
Posted By snobrdrdan
The B4's are just a OEM replacement/equivalent...

The B4's are just a OEM replacement/equivalent damper...nothing too fancy
Forum: GTI & Golf MKVI General Discussions 05-18-2018, 02:22 AM
Replies: 8,038
Views: 1,161,923
Posted By snobrdrdan
A couple different finishes and sizes here: ...

A couple different finishes and sizes here:
http://www.powerwheelspro.com/shop/index.php?cPath=24&sort=2a&page=2
Forum: GTI & Golf MKVI General Discussions 05-18-2018, 02:21 AM
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Posted By snobrdrdan
Yup ...

Yup
https://farm3.staticflickr.com/2939/14303547045_57d79b2e0e_b.jpg
Forum: Wheels / Tires / Suspension / Brakes / Chassis | Sponsored by The Tire Rack 05-18-2018, 02:07 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 242
Posted By snobrdrdan
Lower the car first, then decide the wheel...

Lower the car first, then decide the wheel fitment/setup
Forum: Wheels / Tires / Suspension / Brakes / Chassis | Sponsored by The Tire Rack 05-18-2018, 02:04 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 337
Posted By snobrdrdan
The difference between the stock pad (8mm) and...

The difference between the stock pad (8mm) and the TT pad (13mm) is only 5 millimeters anyways...but the TT pads are a harder rubber too
Forum: GTI 2.0T Engine / Drivetrain / Exhaust / Tunes 05-15-2018, 02:36 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 663
Posted By snobrdrdan
That AWE S3 pipe isn't gonna work for you...it's...

That AWE S3 pipe isn't gonna work for you...it's too big for the OEM hose (now without the coupler) to slide over. I found that out a few years back:...
Forum: Wheels / Tires / Suspension / Brakes / Chassis | Sponsored by The Tire Rack 05-15-2018, 02:19 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 337
Posted By snobrdrdan
^^^Based on that pic, I'd go back to the stock...

^^^Based on that pic, I'd go back to the stock rubber pads
Forum: GTI & Golf MKVI General Discussions 05-14-2018, 02:53 AM
Replies: 8,038
Views: 1,161,923
Posted By snobrdrdan
Yes you need the dust boots, BUT you can reuse...

Yes you need the dust boots, BUT you can reuse your OEM/factory ones. They're just plastic and won't be bad. You'd have to take apart the OEM front struts to get them off though...unless you buy...
Forum: GTI 2.0T Engine / Drivetrain / Exhaust / Tunes 05-12-2018, 02:00 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 346
Posted By snobrdrdan
I'd check the condition of the upper & lower...

I'd check the condition of the upper & lower engine mounts
Forum: Wheels / Tires / Suspension / Brakes / Chassis | Sponsored by The Tire Rack 05-12-2018, 01:34 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 276
Posted By snobrdrdan
We need to know what size tire you are running on...

We need to know what size tire you are running on these wheels that you said they were "hitting my fenders."

Saying tires "as big as possible" isn't a possible size :rolleyes:

Anyways...out of...
Forum: GTI 2.0T Engine / Drivetrain / Exhaust / Tunes 05-11-2018, 02:18 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 362
Posted By snobrdrdan
^^^ Yeah, or a manual cleaning...now would be...

^^^
Yeah, or a manual cleaning...now would be the time to have them do it. If not, it'll cost more later on and/or the car could run like crap

Another idea...find a different dealer that will...
Forum: Wheels / Tires / Suspension / Brakes / Chassis | Sponsored by The Tire Rack 05-11-2018, 01:58 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 196
Posted By snobrdrdan
It'd be a lot of work & elbow grease, but sand...

It'd be a lot of work & elbow grease, but sand them all down (but leave the black "pockets") and then polish the faces yourself
...
Forum: Wheels / Tires / Suspension / Brakes / Chassis | Sponsored by The Tire Rack 05-11-2018, 01:51 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 337
Posted By snobrdrdan
That doesn't mean much The camber "should"...

That doesn't mean much

The camber "should" be equal side to side (such as -1.5 on the left & right, rear)....so you don't have any weird illusions (from the camber) going on of the fender/tire gap
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