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      bump!

      bump!
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      I second Pacific Rims in Pittsburgh, CA. Aaron...

      I second Pacific Rims in Pittsburgh, CA. Aaron saved my Zender Turbos and will be bringing my Mk7 Austins to him soon.
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      This is exactly the thread I was looking for now...

      This is exactly the thread I was looking for now that I am about to pull my turbo motor due to metallic oil and low hot oil pressures. I recalled thrust bearing discussions and this fresh thread is...
    4. Poll: Thanks for the suggestions!

      Thanks for the suggestions!
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      No kidding! Plastic bumper and core support...

      No kidding! Plastic bumper and core support parts flex and crack easily and the airbags add so much cost. Oh and the oil pan and intake are plastic too but thankfully mine are fine. And as for...
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      A few of you pinged me on this so here is my long...

      A few of you pinged me on this so here is my long internal justification for buying a wrecked MK7 and why insurance would total this...

      If you tally up the cost for just parts including a new...
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      Down the rabbit (err Golf) hole I go! New project...

      Down the rabbit (err Golf) hole I go! New project for my son...frame is perfect, just bolt on parts. Lots of them OMG!
      https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49235454638_d7f40610fe_c.jpg
    8. Poll: Factory upgrades for Mk7

      Hi all and great active forum as I come from the Mk1 side for many, many years! We have purchased a front end damaged 2017 Gti S, DSG, (no park or lane assist) and would like to do a few upgrades as...
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      Thanks for the feedback! Looks like I'll just go...

      Thanks for the feedback! Looks like I'll just go new or used OE where I can get them.
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      FWIW- from Derek Spratt (see his Ultimate Gti...

      FWIW- from Derek Spratt (see his Ultimate Gti build) which will link you to his website build and pictures of the carpet from stockinteriors.com he used. I've heard great things from Newton in UK...
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      Good call, believe it or not my first time...

      Good call, believe it or not my first time dealing with figuring this out! I should also have an old OE lug nut sitting around for comparison.

      Edit-- On close inspection The Zenders really look...
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      https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49284682282_13...

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      These appear to be similar ball seat lug type as VW. Can anyone confirm if same as stock VW lugs (17mm head, acorn ball. 12mm X...
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      Thanks for your feedback Rohman. Iím surprised...

      Thanks for your feedback Rohman. Iím surprised that there is rubbing as I thought 195/50ís were supposed to be perfect fit at least with 15x6 or 15x6.5 with normal offsets. Maybe the added wheel...
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      ToddA1 exactly right. It took me a long time to...

      ToddA1 exactly right. It took me a long time to find that shop than I expected.
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      Great feedback and advice guys. In the end I took...

      Great feedback and advice guys. In the end I took these wheels to 4 other well known local recommended shops and called several more for good measure. All but 2 said these wheels were too far gone...
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      Right? Also need to find someone as good to...

      Right? Also need to find someone as good to rebuild my engine!
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      Zenders almost done with refurb

      Thanks to Aaron @ Pacific Rims in Pittsburgh,CA for getting these bent and pitted Turbos refurbished. Hopefully I can pick them up this week! Now need to figure out a set of machined caps that will...
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      It's funny, I picked up a set of mirrors with...

      It's funny, I picked up a set of mirrors with really nice gaskets in a big parts pile I bought off a guy thinking I'd swap them over to fix a loose mirror lens and to go back to black. They are...
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      WTB stock 2017 Gti Intake airbox

      Anyone have their stock intake airbox left after doing an aftermarket swap? WTB!
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      Looks like a Z-20 kit. Nice find you don't see...

      Looks like a Z-20 kit. Nice find you don't see many complete kits around anymore!:thumbup:
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