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      LED Puddle Lights!

      Finally got around to installing a set of LED Puddle Lights that I got from Bold Sport last year. Quite an easy install thanks to VW Pfeffer who consolidated quite a few threads into a good DIY a...
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      You are sorta correct. Most dedicated high-beam...

      You are sorta correct. Most dedicated high-beam lights only have reflectors on the sides and not on the tops and bottoms. This is why LED replacements only have the led chips on the sides. The...
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      These LEDs are just fine

      I have these Cree H9 bulbs as high beams in one of my cars, and they are completely PnP. No problems at all.

      http://www.gjlenterprise.com/leafledlights/leafledlights-01.jpg
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    4. 9W7 and RNS-510

      It does not matter what Rev of the 9W7 you have, if the RNS-510 is the 2010 version. The transport stack info must be in both modules. Get a 2013 or later RNS-510 and a 9W7 of the same vintage, and...
    5. 2010 Bluetooth does not support transport controls

      Unfortunately, the bluetooth stack that comes with the 9W7 and the 2010 version of the RNS-510 does not support bluetooth transport controls or graphics interchange. All of that stuff does work with...
    6. 13 GTI Autobahn dealer wholesale values at Auction

      here are the actuals of what dealers are paying for used 13 GTI Autobahn's at auction. This is about what a trade or private party sale would be worth.
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    7. DSG Service question

      Are there any other steps to the DSG service after filling? Other DIYs have a step that after the fluid is replaced, to run the engine put the transmission into each gear for about 3~5 seconds, then...
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      Water in the spare tire well

      Here in California, we are in our annual rainy season, and yesterday I noticed water down in the spare tire well in the rear as well as water in the right rear cubby hole under the 12v power plug. ...
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      Using SeaFoam to clean carbon deposits in TSI...

      Using SeaFoam to clean carbon deposits in TSI engines really works.

      http://forums.vwvortex.com/showthread.php?5300290-How-to-use-SeaFoam-on-the-TSI-motor&p=71589612&viewfull=1#post71589612
    10. If the lighting cable is a non-Apple licensed one...

      If the lighting cable is a non-Apple licensed one then it does not have the built-in chip that allows it to move data, it will only charge the iPhone.

      Get an Apple 30-pin to lightning adapter and...
    11. 15K works for me

      I've been using 15K Mobil 1 oil change intervals on my 2010 GTI since new, and have been doing oil analysis each time. The bottom line is that the analysis results are always good. This is the same...
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      Audi TT-S brakes

      I have a pair of Audi TT-S calipers that are a direct bolt-in replacement for the stock GTI brakes. I had bought these to upgrade my GTI, but never got around to it, so they are available.
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    13. GTI Quad tip exhausts? Post your pictures & details

      Let's see your quad tip exhausts. what brand, how much, which valance, DIY or shop install, photos, sound clips, videos? Let's see them.
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      Thunder Bunny side skirts

      Here is a link to the Mk5 thunder bunny skirts that fit the Mk6 very nicely and are inexpensive

      http://img14.imageshack.us/img14/9641/sideshotlow.jpg
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      Some oldies from last year

      http://www.gjlenterprise.com/gti18wheels/gti18wheels1.jpg

      http://www.gjlenterprise.com/gti18wheels/gti18wheels2.jpg

      http://www.gjlenterprise.com/gtidevilstower.jpg
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      jettaglx91 yes, I agree that there are many...

      jettaglx91 yes, I agree that there are many generic scan tools out there, but those products are not what I am comparing the APR mobile product to.

      There are several products that are of the...
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      kylel2838, I think that you miss the point of the...

      kylel2838, I think that you miss the point of the pricing pushback on APR mobile.

      I view the pushback of the APR pricing as more of a helpful one for them than anything else. As nice as their...
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      I'd be happy to provide you an updated...

      I'd be happy to provide you an updated competitive analysis of your offering for the low low price of $199. :D

      Sounds like you would be surprised at how many competitive products offerings that...
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      Nice product, but overpriced by 50%. Your...

      Nice product, but overpriced by 50%. Your competitors offer similar products that serve a broader range of cars for less than $100. I do wish you the best of success with this one however.
    20. Dry rubber suspension bushings. Typical problem...

      Dry rubber suspension bushings. Typical problem for all cars. Straying a little WD40 or silicone spray on all the suspension rubber pieces will cure it. My GTI gets the rear suspension creaking...
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