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  1. MKV GTI
    I recently purchased a Carista dongle for my VW's. For those unfamiliar with this, it's a $40 dongle that plugs into your OBD2 port and allows you to make some modifications to your car like rolling your windows up or down with your remote as well as diagnosing CEL's and clearing codes using...
  2. MKV GTI
    Hi, I'm fairly new to my 2007 GTI Fahrenheit, and I'm looking for some recommendations on some mods. So far I have installed coil overs, and a Cold Air Intake. What would you recommend as the next step to take. I've thought about an intercooler, and I've also been thinking about installing some...
  3. MKIV GTI
    Where in the San Diego CA region can I chip my GTI 1.8t and what price range and chip is recommended for better performance. I don´t want to race the car I just wanna tune it up a bit.
  4. MKVI GTI
    Is anyone out there able to confirm this rumor??? it seems like some VW service shops will offer APR upgrades. The great thing i heard about it was that if you install it with VW service you will not void your warranty like in many aftermarket installs. Haven't heard about what kind of mods...
  5. MKVI GTI
    Anyone knows about any website offering special discounts for mods and tunes?
  6. New Member Introductions
    I'm curious about the warranty stuff that gets beat to death and I didn't want to start another thread about it, but I didn't see any mention of this. Other than cost is there any reason why people aren't unplugging their factory ecu boxing it up for safe keeping and getting a second ecu...
  7. MKV GTI
    My name is Jake, im pretty new with performance mods. I have an 09 MKV GTI. Does anyone have any suggestions on where to start? I would like to eventually bring my car to Stage 2 (modification wise). Any help would be much appreciated. Jake
  8. MKIV GTI
    Hey guys i just bought a 1.8t gti and i was looking for what are some good mods i have a turbo back exhaust. should i get a new front mount intercooler, or maybe i should chip the car first. Any other ideas would be appreciated. Thanks for your help!!
  9. MKV GTI
    Hey all, I have recently decided to treat myself, and my 08 DSG CW GTI to some new kit. I have already done the APR Stage 1 ECU flash. I have $2000 aside for this project. I am looking for a little bit of everything in terms of improvement. This is why I thought I would ask you. If you had...
  10. MKV GTI
    Hi, I HAVE A MKv AND I LOVE IT. I WAS WONDERING IF YOU GUYS CAN HELP ME BY FINDING CARMEETS I CAN GO TO, TO GET IDEAS AND JUST TO HAVE A GOOD TIME. I LIVE IN SAN BERNARDINO, CALIFORNIA. SO CAL. IF ANYONE CAN LET ME KNOW OF ANY CAN YOU PLEASE LET ME KNOW. THANK YOU :)
  11. MKV GTI
    I HAVE A VW GTI 08/MK5 So far all i have in it is a K & N intake and a PCD chip. i want something else something with performance but not so expensive. if anyone could tell me a good way to start with making this car better then it already is, i would really appreciate it. Thank You, ThatFlyyGti
  12. MKV GTI
    What's a good way to start on my mk5 Gti. So far I have a K & N intake and a PCD chip. Any ideas? HELP
  13. MKVI GTI
    I have 400 miles on my MK6 and am looking to do some basics ... APR intake and a tune are first things i think .... any suggestions??? PLEASE COMMENT ON MY BUILD http://www.mulhollandautoclub.com/index.php?topic=3.0 Check out www.MulhollandAutoClub.Com
  14. MKIV GTI
    So i got a 2003 1.8t, i'm wondering if anyone know any cheap DIY mods you can do to the car. For example i did the dogbone mount, 50 bucks... Fender liner vent for the intercooler, 30 bucks. These things are fun for me to do at home, and they enhance the performance of the car slightly. Anyone...
  15. Fahrenheit GTI
    Recently got an '07 gti fahrenheit (#1083) and want mods done to it. I am looking at engine mods but need some ideas exterior wise. I want some tasteful mods that make the orange beast stand out more.
  16. MKV GTI
    Hey guys. First poster. I love my GTI but I'd love it more if I could find some great black/red badge for the front and the back badges. Where do you find most of your aftermarket stuff? I personally like ebay O0
  17. MKIV GTI
    Okay ive been lookin all over this forum for help on this. Someone please help the squid... I bought a completely stock 04 GTI, n lets be honest if you have a turbo.. you want the famous turbo swooosh! sound, if you will. On my first turbo car (04 mazdaspeed protege) all i did was put an injen...
  18. VW GTI
    i just installed the K&N yesterday and have a few concerns i'm hoping someone can address for me. first the stock air injection hose seems to be under a lot of pressure and tension being held down by the k&n airbox - the elbow on the hose is being bent all the way straight when its obviously...
  19. MKIV GTI
    Can anyone give me the top three bolt on things I can do to modify my '99 GTI 8 valve AEG engine with automatic trans? It's rated at 135hp. How can I get an extra 40 to 50 hp out of this thing? I am only looking for rally like performance mods that don't significantly rob me of gas mileage...
  20. MKVI GTI
    just got a 2010 mkvI about a month ago looking to start modding nothing insane just a tune, intake, downpipe, and exhaust and mayb an intercooler. im new to the whole tuner scene so im looking for some advice on where to start. i live in bucks county, PA so im in search of a good local shop...
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