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      whats the vw additive? also, how do "you" run...

      whats the vw additive? also, how do "you" run sea foam. i thought that had to be done at a shop or something. is it something anyone can just do?
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      That cant be the whole story. wheel size is only...

      That cant be the whole story. wheel size is only a "factor" in the equation. so long as you adjust the aspect ratio to compensate for wheel size, which the CC's do, the overall rolling diameter...
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      I don't know if break in is the real issue. its...

      I don't know if break in is the real issue. its probably more the manner in which it is driven or your driving circumstances. also consider tire pressure. when I bought my baby in 2012(new), I...
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      2012 CC Arm Rest

      Does anyone know if the driver door arm rest can be replaced? Seems mine has torn along the "seam". Apearantly it isn't a real stitching job!!
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      Great thanks! I will probably go with them then....

      Great thanks! I will probably go with them then. the shop in San Diego where these are offered also use the Akebono pads. far less expensive than going to VW which admittedly I usually do but for...
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      Zimmerman Rotors

      Does anyone have any experience with the drilled Zimmerman rotors? specifically these: http://www.purems.com/Products/1K0615301AA.ZD-Drilled-Front-Brake-Rotor

      any recommendations?

      I am also...
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      has anyone just had the pads replaced? that is,...

      has anyone just had the pads replaced? that is, kept the rotors stock/not replaced with the brakes at the VW shop? i seem to remember a few maintenance trips ago, the service writer telling me they...
    8. i know it sounds weird but i do the same thing. ...

      i know it sounds weird but i do the same thing. its like the car does not drag as much as other cars when i downshift...initially that is. perhaps its something to do with rev matching when you...
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      Seattle, WA area help

      Need help locating a good place to take the CC to install the Zenon headlamps. I got the Kufatech harness in the other day and am about to pull the trigger on a set of headlamp assemblies and bulbs....
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      Well i don't know. It was actually my insurance...

      Well i don't know. It was actually my insurance company that informed me of the concept. I had just moved to Washington state and hadn't gotten around to changing my insurance policy but being...
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      So does that mean I'm S#!; outta luck as the at...

      So does that mean I'm S#!; outta luck as the at fault motorist uses progressive?
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      Ugg. Car Accident Woes

      So yesterday on the way into work i was rear ended by a guy on a motorcycle in slow-n-go traffic (not quite stop and go). I had to come however to a pretty quick stop because of a truck infront of...
    13. Yeah man, if you have had that many problems i...

      Yeah man, if you have had that many problems i would look into the Lemon Law in your state. I know in FL it only applies for the first two years of ownership (purchased new). But check that out and...
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      That depends where you take it. I took mine to...

      That depends where you take it. I took mine to Osteen VW in Jacksonville, Fl and they installed it for me. charged me IIRC one hour of Labor even though it took him a little over. The dealership...
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      Actually, the installation was invoiced it just...

      Actually, the installation was invoiced it just read $0.00 for the cost. I think at least that means it was invoiced. and like i said earlier i did not realize it at the time because i wasnt quoted...
    16. So short answer is yes you can. Plenty have done...

      So short answer is yes you can. Plenty have done that on the Vortex. I have a 12 therefore haven't needed to do so.
      I would do a search for shift knob as your keyword and see what turns up. I think...
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      Yeah, I spoke with the service manager at Kearny...

      Yeah, I spoke with the service manager at Kearny and she basically signaled (with disappointment) that these courtesy good will type things typically kind of remove liability for these kinds of...
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      Stealership Woes!

      So I have had one frustrating morning. Back in May I purchased the VW OE base carrier bars and ‘Barracuda’ bike attachment so I can take my bike with me cross country from Virginia to Washington...
    19. Can I get a quote for the pre-facelift projectors...

      Can I get a quote for the pre-facelift projectors (pair) shipped to San diego California? I have a 2012 sport that i would like to update.
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      Thanks gtaylor! i was about to give up on the...

      Thanks gtaylor! i was about to give up on the question!!



      Yeah, im not convinced i have a problem, i guess i just had a bit of confirmation bias when i read/saw articles online and youtube...
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