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    FYI I never got it working. Frankly I find the...

    FYI I never got it working. Frankly I find the tech on the car a bit of a mess. I simply can't be bothered to hard wire my phone it to get apple play too. It's all too hotch potch. I just use an SSD...
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    My 2018 Golf 1.5 petrol Nav is regularly doing...

    My 2018 Golf 1.5 petrol Nav is regularly doing over 52 mpg. Since VW put in Castrol professional oil. Before that, with factory oil in, it was doing 49. Mixed driving. My previous golf a 1.4 Match,...
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    Definite petrol saver -tip

    I have a new 1.5 golf,NAV, 9,000 miles on the clock just had its first service. It's always had excellent fuel economy for a petrol engine I was averaging 47-49 mpg on mixed journeys, more on a...
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    VW dealers should fit VW recommended oil - not...

    VW dealers should fit VW recommended oil - not cheap alternatives - a scam is a scam. VW recommend Castrol Professional - they should fit it
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    https://www.volkswagen.co.uk/owners/recommended-oi...

    https://www.volkswagen.co.uk/owners/recommended-oil
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    Juyst to report back on this, following my car's...

    Juyst to report back on this, following my car's first service (@~8000 miles) , The dealer - after a struggle did use Castrol Professional Motor Oil, I thought the difference in mpg would be trivial...
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    Yes what a low grade thing to do :)

    Yes what a low grade thing to do :)
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    VW Citygate left a message on my answerphone,...

    VW Citygate left a message on my answerphone, after I queried. "Sir we will be using Castrol Professional and this will be covered on your service plan" (at no charge) . VW's reputation for...
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    I thought you guys could tell me. It's city gate...

    I thought you guys could tell me. It's city gate in Watford up to these tricks. I would have thought the "recommended" oil, would be what is sued, but obviously not?
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    As I thought crasher.... (like the sig) any hard...

    As I thought crasher.... (like the sig) any hard facts or comparisons available?
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    Anyone know more about this oil? Does it save...

    Anyone know more about this oil? Does it save fuel?
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    For clarity. I am talking about a service plan...

    For clarity. I am talking about a service plan which I have already paid for, but they want me to spend an extra 28 on top of the price to get Castrol Professional Oil. FYI Castrol Pro is the...
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    SO, go and buy it for 35 instead on 28? Does...

    SO, go and buy it for 35 instead on 28? Does not make sense. I am asking if the oil they supply as "standard" (which is apparently not as good as the 'recommended' oil, is, and if there is a...
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    Castrol professional oil is it worth iti?

    Hi all,
    My 2018 Golf 1.5 petrol, blue motion, is up for service. When I booked in the salesman said that i could have "Castrol Professional" for an extra 28. "Gives better protection, more miles...
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    Now I have got used to the car i am not...

    Now I have got used to the car i am not experiencing this, even on the same hill.
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    I agree but we are going there. As for electric...

    I agree but we are going there. As for electric cars it depends on where the electricity is sourced. Lets hope for nuclear fission, new battery tech and quantum mechanics with lasers at every...
  17. https://m.ebay.co.uk/itm/fits-for-VW-Golf-VII-Vari...

    https://m.ebay.co.uk/itm/fits-for-VW-Golf-VII-Variant-Facelift-2017-Rear-Bumper-Protector-ABS/292513057986?_mwBanner=1&_rdt=1&epid=2268905111
    Thank you but after days of searching I found this
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    Actually the tech side is so good now 1ltr and 3...

    Actually the tech side is so good now 1ltr and 3 cylinder wuld have plenty of poke for the 'average' motorist (not the one that does 85 down the fast lane).
    I used to drive 2 litre Accords but now...
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    Well, the car has done 800 miles! No...

    Well, the car has done 800 miles!

    No seriously, love my tech, but will probably keep this one for 6 years like my old Mk6


    Z:D
  20. I have the manual version reg march and have no...

    I have the manual version reg march and have no such issues

    Wonderful car!
  21. Wherre to find Golf 7.5 Rear Bumper Protector?

    making good use of this great forum - thanks

    I have been looking high and low for this???

    A couple of points

    I dont want a film, or anything like that in a roll - something solid and...
  22. Thread: How to coast?

    by ZeroZero
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    Anyone care to comment on the VW Golf manual? ...

    Anyone care to comment on the VW Golf manual?

    What is the best way to preserve mpg when going down hill in these new engines (law aside)

    Question: When you are doing 50 in a manual and you see...
  23. Thread: How to coast?

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    How to coast?

    I thought that I knew how to do this, but maybe not.

    I have a 1.5 which has 2 cylinder technology

    Let's see you are doing 30 downhill, you want to coast - to save fuel. Do you put the clutch...
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    I have a 2018 Golf Nav BlueMotion 1.5 with 750...

    I have a 2018 Golf Nav BlueMotion 1.5 with 750 miles on the clock. I definitely hear much more road noise, in comparison with my mk 6. I think its a combination of a quieter engine and noiser tyres.
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    thank you folks. I learn a lot here Z

    thank you folks. I learn a lot here

    Z
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