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  1. Bodywork and Painting
    Still got a wet seat problem! Passenger side rear seat. Ive not used the car for weeks so it's not splashes coming up. The boot wheel well is dry. I've stripped everything out and sat in the car whilst someone hosed it and couldn't see any leaks anywhere...I put paper down everywhere and it...
  2. Audio, Electrics and Lighting
    I've just paired my phone (Pixel 3a XL) to the Golf (it has a RCD510 Premium, no sat nav though) and I can make calls....BUT it takes over my phone, it takes the SIM and my data and I can no longer physically use my phone whilst in the car. I've disconnected and tried to say no to the SIM option...
  3. Audio, Electrics and Lighting
    Hi all. I have a MkVI Golf with the shark fin aerial on the roof and an RNS510 with bluetooth and sat nav, I don't have DAB and would like to add it to the car. I am sourcing a newer version of the RNS510 that has DAB and a SSD and am looking to know how I can go about fitting a DAB aerial to...
  4. Audio, Electrics and Lighting
    Hi guys, trying to check for a battery drain, but struggling to under how you trick the system into thinking doors and bonnet are closed. I've used a screwdriver to push the locks on the door in, but the dashboard still says it's open. Anyone help me out?
  5. TDI & Diesel Forum
    So my 58plate 2.0 TDI mk6 threw a flashing glow plug and engine fault warning (followed by limp), assumed to it be the EGR. So today going to clean the EGR, I removed the EGR cooler pipe from the side of the EGR, only to find the below semi lunar flap in the space just before the EGR flap...
  6. Audio, Electrics and Lighting
    Hi all, having an issue with interior lights. All work normally when I turn on with any of the switches, however they (front and back) don't work when you unlock with key or open any of the doors (the MFD shows them open correctly). The rocker switch is in the correct 'flat' position (as opposed...
  7. TDI & Diesel Forum
    After having great results fitting a partial and then a full blanking plate to my Alfa 159 1.9JTDM (GM rebadge this Italian engine as the CDTi) I was wondering if anyone has done this with their TDi? I've got the 2.0 CR TDi and looks like the EGR feeds round at the front, and hopefully a...
  8. Detailing and Car Care Discussion
    So just got a new to me black mk6 (09 plate), and understandably the paint has seen better days, quite dull with a few deeper scratches, so looking to do my first proper detail (I've used a clay bar, autoglym SRP and (poorboys paste) wax before), but I now have a DA polisher with meguirs ultra...
  9. Audio, Electrics and Lighting
    My radio reception has almost disappeared on my mk6, have been told as no visible aerial its in the tailgate .so called vw and was told there's two modules in the rear screen surround and each one cost around £100 + fitting . Anyone have any information on this as its price is outrageous grit
  10. Audio, Electrics and Lighting
    Hi, Currently have a RCD 310 installed in my VW Golf GTD 2012, It has the 5KO 035 730 D Bluetooth module under the drivers seat. I have 2 questions i'm looking for some help with as I've searched the web and can't find conclusive answers... For radio, CD and MDI music my parking sensors...
  11. Suspension, Brakes and Chassis
    Hi guys, car is up on jack so need help asap. Im changing my rear brakes and discs and done one side no real issues however other side is a pain. Caliper seems to be out too far to fit the caliper tool and brace inside the caliper to screw it back in so i can turn it but not apply any force to...
  12. VAG Diagnostic Software Discussion
    Hi guys, anyone in the above area able to read an engine error thats lit up my dash??!! Happy to travel or pay petrol etc and may be interested in any extra coding you can do to activate hidden features, again willing to pay/supply beer tokens. Cheers
  13. Audio, Electrics and Lighting
    Hi Guys I've got to replace my door lock mechanism but I can't find any how to or any guides is there anyone who can help ?? Thanks
  14. Engine, Tuning and Performance
    Hello everyone, My situation is the following: Right now I am driving a 2006 Alfa Romeo GT with a 2.0 NA petrol engine pumping 165hp and 147 lb-ft at the crank. It looks good but does not really shift (0-60 in 8.7s...) I am looking around for a new car with more grunt. What I am looking for...
  15. Car Parts For Sale
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  16. VAG Diagnostic Software Discussion
    Hello, I'm pretty much a newbie when it comes to DIY upgrades, I've recently upgrade both head and tail lights with R20 style lights fromhttp://www.hzperformance.com They work fine. now i have errors on my dash, and the drl only work as sidelights so getting error for that. id love if i can get...
  17. Car Parts For Sale
    Parrot ck3000 Used but in perfect working order, only selling as I've updated the radio in my mk6 to an rns315 which has Bluetooth built in! Will also come with the wiring adapter for the later style VW head units. £35 delivered included PayPal fees Crook, co Durham 07946556182
  18. Car Parts For Sale
    Item Title: VW Golf Mk6 Croft Alloys 16" Excellent Condition with good tyres Item Description: VW Golf mk6 Alloy Wheels (Genuine VW Croft), Excellent Condition. 16 inch, 16", 6.5J with Good Tyres 4 Alloys Wheels from VW Golf mk6 (2011) with Good Tyres 4 Alloy wheels are all in excellent...
  19. Audio, Electrics and Lighting
    Hi all, I've just purchased a Mk6 with the rns510. It had the mdi cable for apple 30pin so ive used a apple 30pin to lightning adapter and the sound quality is shocking. Any ideas why this happens? Any one experienced the same? And is there an easy solution? Can i get a MDI lightning cable...
  20. Audio, Electrics and Lighting
    Hi Iv got a mk6 golf. I have the front fog light but when i checked them, there wasn't any wiring harness (not plugged in). If i was to buy a h8 cable, i plug in the wire to the fog light, where does the other end of the wire plug in to? Should there be a port the it just plugs straight in...
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