So I got a Free DV from a fellow enthusiast that he said he never used, never touched, anything. Gave it to me since he drives an MK4 R32, and the DV is for an MK5.
I install, ready to hear some whipple and such, and I get a nasty squealing, almost scraping sound when I shift. I looked at other forums to see that this wasn't maybe an issue others had been experiencing and almost all signs point to Lauderdale. Lauderdale being "take it out, lubricate the piston..". So I... [Read More]
Our GTI typically is a little harder to start when cold, but once driven, starts fine the rest of the day. However, if we stop and fill up with gas, then it becomes very hard to start. We tried to simulate it by driving, stopping, removing the gas cap and replacing it, but it doesn't do it in that scenario. Any thoughts? We're in a moderate climate in northern Ca.
So as I was pulling in to park at school this morning my car went haywire. My ABS, power steering (red), and traction control lights came on. Along with that my radio and wipers quit working. I was in drive but the car acted like it was in neutral, just coasting. Once I got into a parking spot and shifted into park my airbag light came on with three loud beeps and airbag fault showing on the dash. The gear indicator on the dash was flashing and car appeared to be dying. Shut the car... [Read More]
A few months ago I bought my first car an 07 GTI and just recently decided its time i get an aux cord. When I went to look for my aux input I found nothing. I checked in the glovebox, center console, and the front of the center console. There isn't an ipod adapter anywhere either not that I care about that. Is it possible I don't have an aux input or ipod adapter? Thanks for any help.