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Forum: VW Golf R Forum 07-18-2017, 07:51 PM
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Posted By Skychan
Razor 7R Spoiler on MK6?

Do you think this razor 7R spoiler which is meant for MK7 R would work on MK6 R?

http://revozport.com/golf-razor/r7r-roofspoiler.html

Thanks for your input.
Forum: VW Golf R Forum 01-28-2016, 01:15 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,198
Posted By Skychan
I'll check to see if the wheels can be redrilled...

I'll check to see if the wheels can be redrilled but from reading around the web it looks like that is highly dependent on the specific wheel (about whether that wheel can maintain it's full strength...
Forum: VW Golf R Forum 01-26-2016, 07:15 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,198
Posted By Skychan
Interesting. Let me update you all on what I have...

Interesting. Let me update you all on what I have learned.

1. The wheel bolts go thru the hub and into holes that exist in the rotor - meaning if I am to re-drill thru hub and rotor (more work...
Forum: VW Golf R Forum 01-22-2016, 12:32 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,198
Posted By Skychan
Glad to hear 17" et38 won't touch the calipers....

Glad to hear 17" et38 won't touch the calipers. Thx.

Going with 17s for 4 reasons
1. I already own them - they are 5x100 previously used on the TT I'm selling
2. 17s are lighter - better...
Forum: VW Golf R Forum 01-21-2016, 05:35 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,198
Posted By Skychan
Is there any chance of issue with not clearing...

Is there any chance of issue with not clearing the caliper with the rims in question?

Here are the specific rims, which should help alleviate any miscommunication here since I also seem to have...
Forum: VW Golf R Forum 01-21-2016, 05:19 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,198
Posted By Skychan
I like the look you achieved! The wheels do seem...

I like the look you achieved! The wheels do seem further out than stock and I like that look. Obviously lowering the car impacts the look based on ride height and the whole camber thing to the...
Forum: VW Golf R Forum 01-21-2016, 05:16 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,198
Posted By Skychan
This! I wondered if it was possible to just...

This! I wondered if it was possible to just change the hubs to different wheel pattern instead of using an adapter. What kind of shop can do this? Regular mechanic shop? I'll call around locally once...
Forum: VW Golf R Forum 01-21-2016, 03:28 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,198
Posted By Skychan
Wheel offset - I'm guessing won't work

There is lots of wheel offset info on the web and I have read a bunch but I still don't know if the following plan will cause rubbing. I'm pretty sure it will poke but the Q is will that rub with...
Forum: VW Golf R Forum 01-06-2016, 10:55 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,520
Posted By Skychan
Best of luck to you. Hope all the little issues...

Best of luck to you. Hope all the little issues end up just fun projects for you to do and you end up with a stellar deal :)
Forum: VW Golf R Forum 01-06-2016, 02:28 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,520
Posted By Skychan
Wow cool man! I hope u got it for 24k cuz he...

Wow cool man! I hope u got it for 24k cuz he offered that to me. I still resisted. It rly is a good deal and I agree u can afford to put a couple G into it if issues arise esp since the tune adds...
Forum: VW Golf R Forum 01-06-2016, 02:19 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,324
Posted By Skychan
I really hope mine doesn't have overactive abs...

I really hope mine doesn't have overactive abs either! I would be extremely disappointed if with the same blizzaks tires it doesn't break as good as what I'm used to. My abs is kicking in lots too...
Forum: VW Golf R Forum 01-06-2016, 01:46 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,324
Posted By Skychan
I still think it's the tires. Truck gonna break...

I still think it's the tires. Truck gonna break better than car in snow with summer tires cuz of more weight :p
Forum: VW Golf R Forum 01-06-2016, 01:31 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 10,754
Posted By Skychan
You are welcome! Glad to contribute to the...

You are welcome! Glad to contribute to the community!

I added some updates to the guide. Ask any questions and I'll do my best to help.

Cheers
Forum: VW Golf R Forum 01-05-2016, 05:28 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,324
Posted By Skychan
What kind of tires do you have? I have not...

What kind of tires do you have?

I have not bottom end winter tires but they absolutely suck cuz they are designed for areas that don't have heavy/deep snow. My tires allow me to accelerate and...
Forum: VW Golf R Forum 01-05-2016, 04:50 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 10,754
Posted By Skychan
FYI I was wrong about needing 2" screws for the...

FYI I was wrong about needing 2" screws for the front. It ended up working fine with the provided 1" screw and spacer. You will see below that the 2" screws ended up being perfect for the rear mod.
...
Forum: VW Golf R Forum 01-05-2016, 03:56 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 10,754
Posted By Skychan
Hi ChestR I actually have been meaning to...

Hi ChestR

I actually have been meaning to update this. I finished the mod and it went extremely smoothly (though it still took a good amount of time to figure it out). I can provide precise...
Forum: VW Golf R Forum 12-25-2015, 08:12 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,395
Posted By Skychan
Looks great! As long as white is the color you...

Looks great! As long as white is the color you want. Nice low kms, though I'm guessing you could offer a bit lower price. But I don't know the US market well.

Definitely worth upgrading to a '12 R...
Forum: VW Golf R Forum 12-21-2015, 05:50 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 10,754
Posted By Skychan
I have 2 ideas for how to fix the flap. I'll post...

I have 2 ideas for how to fix the flap. I'll post more pics once I complete. I am most unimpressed that RokBlokz did not design these flaps to install perpendicular. They could have and I will prove...
Forum: VW Golf R Forum 12-21-2015, 05:37 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 10,754
Posted By Skychan
So I was completely right. See below for pics of...

So I was completely right. See below for pics of the rear flap installed and I will follow with another post describing additional issues with the RokBlokz flaps.

Below is the best pic to show you...
Forum: VW Golf R Forum 12-21-2015, 11:24 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,318
Posted By Skychan
Lol. I feel so ridiculous. Super easy. Should...

Lol. I feel so ridiculous. Super easy. Should have just tried doing that. I'll never live that down on this forum, haha! Ah well, no biggie.

I had no trouble getting the wheels off after that and...
Forum: VW Golf R Forum 12-19-2015, 11:47 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,318
Posted By Skychan
Oh my freaking goodness, this video shows how...

Oh my freaking goodness, this video shows how ridiculous I am

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1__b4EuPhd0

I would never have figured that out ever. It absolutely looks like you need to fit a...
Forum: VW Golf R Forum 12-19-2015, 11:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,318
Posted By Skychan
Plz help - can't find tool to take off wheel bolts!

I thought these were torx bolts but they aren't. I just bought a set and T45 is almost the right diameter but these bolts have 9 teeth! There is nothing in the hatch to let me undo these. Just a...
Forum: VW Golf R Forum 12-18-2015, 02:46 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,819
Posted By Skychan
O_O Woah! That sounds awesome! Is that legal?

O_O Woah! That sounds awesome! Is that legal?
Forum: VW Golf R Forum 12-18-2015, 12:23 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 10,754
Posted By Skychan
If I install these flaps according to the...

If I install these flaps according to the instructions with the included hardware, it's going to have a significant curve to it like this:
...
Forum: VW Golf R Forum 12-18-2015, 12:02 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 6,816
Posted By Skychan
OK, thanks MitchPope. Do I need to worry about...

OK, thanks MitchPope. Do I need to worry about region or anything? 4366 will just work no problem?

To be honest I'm more interested in hacking the Video in Motion since I don't want to risk any...
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