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  1. question from soon to be new owner ... looking today at a 2007 GTI .. advice needed !

    Hi everyone ... just joined this forum today as I'm looking at a 2007 GTI with 90,000 miles .. everything is stock and mainly original, including...

    Started by nickclifford2, 04-25-2017 11:54 AM
    2007, advice, belt, big, clutch, cost, current, forum, forums, gti, life, milage, miles, needed, owner, question, replace, run, running, service, stock, timing, today, volkswagen, year
    • Replies: 1
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    04-25-2017 11:56 AM Go to last post
  2. Any GTI years to avoid?

    I am shopping for a used GTI to fill that hole in my soul that I first noticed as a teenage boy when the mk1 GTIs started showing up on US roads. ...

    Started by taebert, 03-02-2017 09:24 AM
    advice, cabriolet, cars, forum, forums, good, grille, gti, gtis, hatch, hole, hot, letters, mk1, newbie, oil, parts, performance, purchase, shopping, star, support, things, uni, volkswagen
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 774
    04-01-2017 09:53 PM Go to last post
  3. New to GTI and VWOC

    Well I finally bought a GTI after 15+ years of drooling. never could bring myself to pull the trigger in NYC for parking and abuse reasons topping...

    Started by kobrienw, 02-21-2017 10:57 PM
    4 door, advice, back seat, best practices, cai, car, custom, deal, dealer, door, finally, forum, gti, high, love, manual, mkv, nyc, seat, sick, starting, sunroof, time, volkswagen
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 326
    02-21-2017 10:57 PM Go to last post
  4. Question about towing '17 GTI -Newbie

    Not sure where to post this so I did so in two places! I am about to pull the trigger on a '17 GTI Autobahn 6 speed. I would like to tow it on a...

    Started by DrSteve, 02-09-2017 07:25 PM
    17, autobahn, ca, effect, forum, forums, forward, front, ground, gti, ion, newbie, places, pos, post, pull, ques, question, speed, tow, towing, trigger, volkswagen, warranty, wheels
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 374
    02-09-2017 07:42 PM Go to last post
  5. cold air intake

    I have a 2009 gti and want a cold air intake and new exhaust to help it breath better.which one's do I get? I live in las vegas. I have 47,000 mi....

    Started by jamesollenburg, 01-15-2017 12:09 PM
    2009, air, air intake, bet, ca, cold, cold air, cold air intake, engine, exhaust, forum, forums, gti, intake, las, las vegas, live, recommend, shop, vegas, volkswagen
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 363
    01-16-2017 07:37 AM Go to last post
  6. Newbie VW owner here

    Hi all my name is Ronald Ciubuc out of the PNW. Ive been wanting a VW forever just never got one for some reason.. until now.. I found a Mk6 GTI that...

    Started by VolksFan85, 10-04-2016 10:24 PM
    alot, bought, cool, cruise, custom, drive, euro, finally, forum, forums, good, gti, gtis, guys, ice, make, mk6, mods, newbie, owner, plates, reason, samsung, volkswagen, wait
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 449
    10-04-2016 10:24 PM Go to last post
  7. Question GTI owner's groups

    I recently read about 1300 plus members of the Mini owner's group meeting for an attempt to break the Guinness record for the event. Are there real...

    Started by LDB, 08-22-2015 07:24 PM
    attempt, break, car, don, eve, event, forum, forums, fun, good, group, gti, high, list, meeting, members, mini, owner, read, real, record, sort, temp, volkswagen, world
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 837
    08-10-2016 04:12 PM Go to last post
  8. Hi from Texas, first time VW owner

    Hello everyone, I just wanted to say hello and it's a pleasure to be part of this forum. I recently acquired my first VW. It's a 1984 MK1 Rabbit...

    Started by GuzziR100GTI, 08-07-2016 09:24 AM
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    08-07-2016 09:24 AM Go to last post
  9. fuel guage?

    anyone ever had a fuel guage only work when neddle gets to half? do I just need a new pump or is this how it supposed to work? if replacing whats a...

    Started by SYLNT, 03-05-2016 11:05 AM
    fuel, good, guage, half, mid, pump, replacing, stage, summer, supposed, tuned, upgrade, wha, work
    • Replies: 0
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    03-05-2016 11:05 AM Go to last post
  10. Mk7 tune?

    First I'd like to say I'm new to this forum along with Vw. That being said I'm in the U.S.(NY)and am looking for a good tune that won't break the...

    Started by gtijosh, 02-14-2016 10:33 PM
    bank, break, correct, direct, forum, forums, good, hear, ion, mk7, open, opinion, plug, shop, tune, void, volkswagen, vw, warranty, wi, won, won't
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 741
    02-14-2016 10:33 PM Go to last post
  11. Haunted Sunroof

    Hello, I have a 2015 GTi 2 dr. with 4500 miles on it. After two months the sunroof began to squeak/creak when it's closed. Been back to dealer...

    Started by Fatman, 12-09-2015 02:40 PM
    500, closed, creak, days, dealer, ding, encounter, fixed, forum, forums, gti, hey, miles, months, open, people, roo, roof, service, sounding, squeak, suggestions, sunroof, times, volkswagen
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 843
    01-18-2016 08:51 AM Go to last post
  12. GTI 2015 Noisy suspension; rattles over small bumps or rough roads

    Any idea of the problem? Serviced under first six months, mechanic said it is normal. POOR QUALITY build or failed parts? The noise was not...

    Started by GTI-hkg, 12-18-2015 05:26 AM
    build, bumps, der, forum, forums, gti, idea, les, mechanic, months, noise, noisy, normal, parts, problem, quality, rattles, road, roads, rough, small, star, started, suspension, volkswagen
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 744
    12-18-2015 05:26 AM Go to last post
  13. Hi new to this I've had 5 gti now just got this

    Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk

    Started by nickoconnor19741, 10-26-2015 06:14 PM
    05, alarm, baby, cd, cdc, dab, engine, enjoy, forum, forums, gti, ice, images, iphone, key, mighty, nice, posting, starting, volkswagen, vr6, vwoc, work
    • Replies: 4
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    12-05-2015 03:58 PM Go to last post
  14. Hi from Florida, first time VW owner

    Hi... We downsized from an SUV to a hatchback. Went for the 4 door 2015 GTI. Love the car.

    Started by Flyrr100, 05-21-2015 09:19 AM
    2015, 4 door, car, door, first time, florida, forum, forums, gti, hatchback, owner, rack, roof, suv, time, trips, volkswagen, vw, wen
    • Replies: 2
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    09-12-2015 04:27 PM Go to last post
  15. Remote central locking

    Hi, I have 2002 golf gti and the central locking has decided to pack up on me. I was told to change the micro switch in the locking mec, this has...

    Started by Sioux, 09-03-2015 03:33 PM
    2002, ca, central, central locking, cha, change, decided, direction, door, forum, forums, golf, golf gti, gti, ion, light, locking, micro, pack, point, remote, switch, told, volkswagen, work
    • Replies: 9
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    09-04-2015 07:46 AM Go to last post
  16. Newbie

    Hi, I am new to this and was hoping to get some advice

    Started by Sioux, 09-03-2015 03:16 PM
    advice, newbie
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 487
    09-03-2015 03:16 PM Go to last post
  17. 2015 GTI SE- low MPG

    So i just got my GTI 4 days ago and the gas consumption is starting to scare me, anyone else see this problem? I don't know if its just because it is...

    Started by LaylaGTI, 08-11-2015 03:40 PM
    2015, ago, bet, consumption, days, don, forum, forums, gas, gti, ion, low, low mpg, manual, mpg, performance, problem, ran, se, small, star, starting, tran, trans, volkswagen
    • Replies: 10
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    08-25-2015 06:24 PM Go to last post
  18. hi, I am new and need HELP!!

    Hi everyone, new to VW, I got my first one given to me yesterday, but I need some help. The car runs fine, but is really hard to put into gear,...

    Started by Beamers79, 07-26-2015 11:11 AM
    2005, 30k, belt, car, engine, fine, fixing, forum, forums, free, gear, gti, guys, hard, issue, issues, manual, moves, plugs, revs, runs, spark, timing, trans, volkswagen
    • Replies: 5
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    07-26-2015 01:04 PM Go to last post
  19. Led fog lights

    Show warning for both after installed and work!...any info?

    Started by wizzzio, 07-12-2015 01:49 PM
    fog, fog lights, info, ins, installed, led, light, lights, show, war, warning, work
    • Replies: 0
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    07-12-2015 01:49 PM Go to last post
  20. morning all

    morning all ,im new to golf ownership and hope i can find help amongst you all,forums are always the best place for info,ive just bought a mk4 gti...

    Started by marko, 07-05-2015 02:42 AM
    bought, ca, forum, forums, golf, gti, hope, info, mark, mk4, mk4 gti, morning, ownership, place, probs, volkswagen, wi
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 539
    07-05-2015 02:42 AM Go to last post
  21. First oil change

    Hi, I have the oil change message flash on my dash and I want to get it done before my trip to Montreal. Does anybody know of a good place where I...

    Started by Black_GTI, 06-04-2015 08:50 AM
    advance, bra, brands, ca, cha, change, dash, details, flash, good, guy, kind, message, montreal, oil, oil change, place, real, rip, trip, wha
    • Replies: 0
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    06-04-2015 08:50 AM Go to last post
  22. Hi everybody

    Hey guys. Just bought a 2006 mk4 gti.I've always wanted one and finally snagged a minty one. Looking to see whats up with MA/NH scene here?

    Started by mk4jdr, 05-16-2015 12:54 AM
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    05-16-2015 12:54 AM Go to last post
  23. Back in a VW

    Well, let me introduce myself, didn't realize I haven't done this Back in another VW...sold my Neon SRT, picked up an 87 GTI 8v. Currently putting...

    Started by jcvalentin83, 04-07-2015 08:46 PM
    12, 18, albums, back, fix, fixing, forum, forums, gti, haven, hdr, introduce, media, neo, neon, photobucket, picked, putting, sold, user, volkswagen, vw, wha
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,000
    04-07-2015 08:46 PM Go to last post
  24. Hi from Canada.

    I'm a new GTI owner and I just joined the forum so I thought I'd say a quick hi to everybody out here. My first car and the first time I have joined...

    Started by Black_GTI, 03-20-2015 09:34 AM
    ac, ca, canada, car, cheers, finally, first car, first time, forum, forums, gti, joined, las, member, owner, public, quick, september, thought, time, volkswagen, year
    • Replies: 0
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    03-20-2015 09:34 AM Go to last post
  25. 2003 VW GTI starting problem. fuel pump.

    Can someone help? Fuel pump not operating not getting power? Where is the relay located? Owners manual no help.

    Started by falknbrg, 12-21-2014 08:15 PM
    2003, ca, forum, forums, fuel, fuel pump, gti, located, manual, operating, owners, owners manual, power, problem, pump, relay, star, starting, volkswagen, vw, vw gti
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,165
    12-21-2014 08:15 PM Go to last post
  26. Hello from Upstate NY

    Hello all, New to the forums and VW's. Just picked up a 20th AE GTI in Jazz Blue with 72k miles and in MINT condition.

    Started by ranviper, 06-07-2014 05:49 AM
    20th, albums, ate, blue, condition, forum, forums, gti, hey, ion, miles, min, mint, photobucket, picked, site, ups, upstate, viper, volkswagen, vw, wi
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 1,257
    12-07-2014 11:28 PM Go to last post
  27. New Owner. Golf Mk7 GTI. Oct 2013

    Greetings & hello to all owners ! :Ciao: Collect my new Golf GTI 2.0 TSI DSG Tomorrow. White 5 door with 230 Performance Pack. Always wanted a...

    Started by Retroboy, 10-15-2013 05:51 AM
    • Replies: 17
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    11-24-2014 12:15 AM Go to last post
  28. Finally got my GTI!!!

    Gentleman, After 15 long years I finally have my GTI! My first car was a 1975 Super Beetle and had love for VW's ever since. I've had some...

    Started by Patrick.Lee, 10-18-2014 06:51 PM
    1975, 2.0, beetle, car, engines, experience, finally, first car, forum, forums, gen, gti, harley, long, love, super, super beetle, time, turbo, turning, volkswagen, vw, wi, wrench, years
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 1,680
    11-09-2014 09:20 AM Go to last post
  29. Any Advice will help!

    Im happy to be the owner of a my little cool 2011 GTI , i purchased the car a couple weeks ago and absolutely love it. UNTIL Monday, the check engine...

    Started by JessicaP007, 09-19-2014 02:46 PM
    2011, advice, car, check, check engine light, day, engine, filter, forum, fuel, fuel pump, gti, hey, light, long, love, make, monday, owner, problem, short, test, volkswagen
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 933
    09-19-2014 02:46 PM Go to last post
  30. Newbie here to forum and cars - have a question and a picture

    Could anyone make sense to me of what I'm looking at? What exactly is this diagnostic telling me is wrong? Its about a 2003 VW GTI 1.8T.

    Started by troytx, 07-27-2014 02:25 AM
    1.8t, 2003, ca, cars, diagnostic, forum, forums, gti, ion, make, newbie, pic, picture, pod, ques, question, sense, service, telling, tps, true, volkswagen, vw, vw gti, wha
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,192
    07-27-2014 02:25 AM Go to last post
  31. New Owner from NZ

    I am so happy right now. I had never even given the Gti a chance and was about to buy a new Mazda 6. I felt like I was 70 driving that. We went to...

    Started by 993man, 06-02-2014 01:23 AM
    amazing, blew, buy, car, cars, chance, dealer, drive, driving, felt, forum, forums, great, gti, happy, hey, insane, lot, mazda, mods, owner, play, power, test, volkswagen
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 838
    06-08-2014 10:06 PM Go to last post
  32. Hey folks,

    New to the forum and I just picked a 2015 MK7 DSG autobahn 5 door. I went to go buy a Chevy Silverado 1500 and destiny had something else in store...

    Started by mambo, 05-24-2014 10:54 PM
    advise, bolt, bugs, buy, car, color, door, easy, end, feel, folks, forum, free, good, gray, hey, interior, mobile, mod, picked, prefer, ride, store, volkswagen, week
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 728
    05-24-2014 10:54 PM Go to last post
  33. more free flowing air/indution kit

    hello everyone iam after a induction kit for my mk4 turbo 2002 reg..but have read mixed reviews..all help would be very welcomed...many thanks paul;)

    Started by paul1977, 02-06-2014 11:35 AM
    2002, air, ecu, engine, exhaust, forced, forum, free, gti, hey, induction, intake, ion, kit, make, manifold, mixed, mk4, paul, people, read, reviews, turbo, volkswagen
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 1,088
    02-08-2014 05:16 PM Go to last post
  34. New to forum from Cbus Ohiiiio.

    Hi everyone. New owner of a 1988 16v. Its my second VW the latter being a '95 Passat VR6 which I no longer own. I'm not a VW guy, or a car guy for...

    Started by YAMAHAMMER, 11-20-2013 03:11 AM
    's, 16v, 1988, 98, built, car, diesel, forum, forums, guy, ice, longer, mat, matter, new owner, nice, owner, passat, trucks, tuned, volkswagen, vr, vr6, vw, years
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 997
    11-20-2013 03:11 AM Go to last post
  35. new member for GOLF GTI 7

    Hello Guys just have Golf Gti7, I think I have a lot of work to do. here is the list wheel?? body kit?? brake?? chip?? anything else?

    Started by hmeng, 11-11-2013 09:04 PM
    • Replies: 0
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    11-11-2013 09:04 PM Go to last post

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