Username or Email Address
Do you already have an account?
Forgot your password?
  • Log in or Sign up

    VWVortex


    Search:

    Type: Posts; User: roger2050

    Page 1 of 13 1 2 3 4

    Search: Search took 0.72 seconds.

    1. Although I don't have an answer for you on the...

      Although I don't have an answer for you on the engine breaking, here's my .02: brake pads are cheaper than transmission repairs. Going downhill, apply the brakes intermittently to avoid overheating....
    2. Replies
      987
      Views
      165,047

      That's the exact photo! Hmm Sent from my...

      That's the exact photo! Hmm


      Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk.
    3. Replies
      987
      Views
      165,047

      I did. Bad news though. I was lied to by the...

      I did. Bad news though. I was lied to by the dealership apparently. The old battery box doesn't seem to mount onto the mk7 mounting holes. One or two fit, but the third is in a different location....
    4. Replies
      987
      Views
      165,047

      Hello Roy, First off, thank you for the kind...

      Hello Roy,

      First off, thank you for the kind words. Glad this thread has helped and inspired.

      1. Look up "knifeless vinyl tape". This is a special tape with a metal filament that allows you...
    5. Thread: Bye-bye GTI

      by roger2050
      Replies
      37
      Views
      2,991

      [emoji111]️ Sent from my iPhone using...

      [emoji111]️


      Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk.
    6. Replies
      32
      Views
      1,299

      What's the big deal here, guys? OP received and...

      What's the big deal here, guys? OP received and installed his LED tails. They are plug and play, but function exactly like the standard incandescents...red brake/turn signal combo. No Wiring...
    7. Replies
      987
      Views
      165,047

      Currently 73 F outside and getting warmer :D ...

      Currently 73 F outside and getting warmer :D

      It's nice and cool in the morning - low to mid 60s - my turbo loves it.
    8. Replies
      987
      Views
      165,047

      The lip on the rubber well nuts is there to...

      The lip on the rubber well nuts is there to prevent it from falling into the hole - so, yes, they should be inserted all the way before you tighten. You will notice that they hold the plate/bracket...
    9. Replies
      987
      Views
      165,047

      It allows for adjustability in single percent...

      It allows for adjustability in single percent increments. So, if you wanted 57%, you could do that.


      Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk.
    10. Replies
      987
      Views
      165,047

      I know what you mean. Unfortunately, I think...

      I know what you mean. Unfortunately, I think you're looking at either plugging or repairing and repainting the whole bumper cover. I wonder if anyone's done anything creative to get rid of/hide the...
    11. Replies
      9
      Views
      891

      Bump - any interest?

      Bump - any interest?
    12. Replies
      987
      Views
      165,047

      My MK7 GTI "Build" - roger2050

      Looks fantastic!

      I would have thrown a fit if they had ignored my request not to drill holes. Hmm, I've seen a DIY floating around the mk6 forum about making your own "bumper plugs" with Home...
    13. If this is the only reason, couldn't they have...

      If this is the only reason, couldn't they have mounted the mirror in that space as they've previously done?


      Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk.
    14. Reminiscent of my 87 GTI 16v. :). After 6 months...

      Reminiscent of my 87 GTI 16v. :). After 6 months of ownership, I like them. Not incredibly useful, but to me it's one of the many retro styling cues from mk1 and mk2 gens...C pillars, hatch skirts,...
    15. Replies
      11
      Views
      818

      x2 Congrats OP! Sent from my iPhone using...

      x2

      Congrats OP!


      Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk.
    16. My hat off to you Greg. That's dedication! ...

      My hat off to you Greg. That's dedication!


      Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk.
    17. Replies
      24
      Views
      1,527

      Absolutely. After the incident and exchange of...

      Absolutely. After the incident and exchange of info, you pass the puck to your insurance company so that they can deal with the other party's insurance people.



      Sent from my iPhone using...
    18. Replies
      24
      Views
      1,527

      Not sure about the traffic laws in Texas, but In...

      Not sure about the traffic laws in Texas, but In California a police report isn't required unless there is an injury or a death.

      You have her insurance and contact info. If you decide to open up...
    19. Replies
      24
      Views
      1,527

      Sorry to see this OP. Hope you don't end up too...

      Sorry to see this OP. Hope you don't end up too sore. Glad you're alright, though.

      Like gukin said, get yourself and the car checked out even if things look/feel minor. The person who rear...
    20. Replies
      10
      Views
      575

      That color. :eek: Love it. Congrats, man! ...

      That color. :eek: Love it.

      Congrats, man! It will have been worth the wait. Pics :beer:
    Results 1 to 20 of 250
    Page 1 of 13 1 2 3 4