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  1. MKIV GTI
    Guys, new owner. Can you adjust the cable on the door that runs from the inside latch to the door lock mechanism? I am having a problem with the door not opening from the inside. I have had the door off to replace the mirror switch but I don't know what to check? Is there a thread for this...
  2. MKIII GTI
    Hello, I recently bought a 97 GTI and I need some advice. It's a 2.0 non-turbo and it didn't come with an owners manual so I need some help. First, what grade oil should I be using when I give it an oil change? Also, is 94 octane required for non-turbo GTIs? It's got some 220KM on it so I want...
  3. New Member Introductions
    Hi, I'm brand new to the forum and could use your help. I am considering getting my first GTI. I have been looking at the MKIV's because they are closest in my price range. I could probably afford the 5-6k range for my purchase. I have been poking at the following car on CL...
  4. New Member Introductions
    I just bought an '06 GTI 2.0T - as the title states - and I just want to know if there is any problems I should look out for or expect in the coming months/years. Also, what is a good website for parts? P.S. I LOVE THIS CAR ALREADY!
  5. VW GTI
    I am looking at this...
  6. MKV GTI
    In your guys opinion, what would effect the handling of my car more, rear and/or front sway bars, lets say 24mm, or the FK High tec 40mm lowering springs. The springs would run me about 150+ tax, sway bars are just under 300. Which do you guys think I should get if I were to only get one of...
  7. New Member Introductions
    Hello, Glad to see this forum exists. I also own a 1997 Supra and have found these types of forums quite valuable. My Supra is my weekend car. I have had a Volvo S80 as an everyday car for the last 10 years. When I began the search to replace it, I wanted a fun to drive car that came with a...
  8. MKIV GTI
    Hey Y'all. I'm a newbie here in SLC, UT. Well, I'm new to trying to figure out how to hook up my car but I've been driving it for two years now. I drive a 2005 VW GTI 1.8T and nothing has been done to it. I purchased it two years ago and the warranty just expired so I figured I could start...
  9. New Member Introductions
    The Newbie and FAQ area is a good place to get started if you are new to MYFASTGTI or forum based websites. We always ask that you search for an answer, because many questions have already been answered. But if you can't find the answer post it here. Where it's safe. Your question will be...
  10. New Member Introductions
    I'm looking at buying a new manual GTI in San Francisco (yes I know there are lots of hills here) and am curious if it makes sense to spring for any of the upgrades or if typically those are cheaper/better if you go the aftermarket route. I'm thinking stereo, wheels, maybe steering wheel...
  11. New Member Introductions
    i just got rid of my 95 saturn sc1 cause i finally blew the head gasket after 311815 miles. long story short ive always wanted a gti and now im lookin for one. im new to learning about cars but im very interested. if you have any recommendations as to what kind please let me know. i dont have...
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