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  1. MK6
    I bought a used 2010 Golf 2.5L recently and it's at 165K KM/102K miles. I keep finding conflicting info online, so can anyone clarify whether it has a timing belt or chain? If it does have a belt, what is it's interval and how easy of a job is it to fix myself since I hear it is pretty pricy to...
  2. MK4
    Hello everyone, So, I'll begin with where my problem started. I was driving at about 60 MPH, car missed time and shut down. I ended up having broken guides, so I replaced the timing chains, got it all back together and had zero compression. I then took it back apart, took the head off and had...
  3. MK6
    Hey everybody. New here to the group. First time MK6 owner, long time VW owner. Recently picked up a 2010 Sportwagon with the 2.5L gas. I bought the car about a week ago to replace an 08 City Golf that was totaled in an accident. Well after a week of ownership I'm having issues with the engine...
  4. MK4
    Hey guys, I'm experiencing problems with what I believe is from my transmission. On neutral not with the clutch pressed just shift stick in the middle, there is that clunking noise from under the hood... can't pin point where from. I can feel it in the stick. But it stops as soon as I press...
  5. Polo
    We have a '97 Polo 1.6 which we have been told by a garage has an engine which is hard to turn over (stiff) or is seised. Car was driving fine and turned off ok but when tried to start again after 30 minutes it acted like it was missfiring on a number of cylinders. Mechanic says it very hard to...
  6. MK3
    Ok well, I am finally at the point in time where it is possible to start moding my 95 gti vr6. Im not asking what to do, I just want to know a few things though. Exhaust: I see the Magnaflow is very common for them and is like $500 on ebay and sites, but I dont like/want the dual tip they...
  7. New Beetle
    Hi Everyone, I need help. I have an '01 NB 1.8t 5 spd. I bought the car from a the second owner and she swore that she had kept up on oil changes and maintenance however, i have my doubts. I changed the oil in it the first day i had it and put in a bosch filter and Castrol 5w-30w full...
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