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  1. Interior
    Hi all, Not really sure where to diagnose this issue I'm having. I have had my MK5 for 2 years now, and about one year ago the reading lights (front and back) started coming on randomly (although seemingly more during the day? it rarely happens in the evenings) I started by trying all of the...
  2. Golf 5 (type 1K) 2003 - 2009
    2007 Golf 2.0 gt tdi Noticed some slight white smoke coming from under the bonnet and a small oil leak so decided to try find where it was coming from. When cleaning the engine bay I noticed a small puddle of clear liquid which looks and smells like diesel just under where the fuel lines lead...
  3. Golf 5 (type 1K) 2003 - 2009
    Someone here who knows how to change the turn signal interval from 3 times to a higher time? I heard that it's posible with VCP or polarfis, just for older car than 2010 are very completed. Someone who have succeeded that? Golf mk5 2008
  4. General Chat
    Hi all, this is my first post on here, I have a 2007 1.9 TDI Jetta and I had to get immo off on the ECU for other reasons, I also needed to get a key programmed to the car as previous key was water damaged, I went to lock my door manually on the drivers door and it locked but when I went to open...
  5. Polo 5 - (type 6R) 2010 - 2014
    Hey, I am having a problem with my body control module on my 2010 Volkswagen polo. the module is fine and so are the fuses but when i turn on some of the components(windows, wipers, horn etc) it sometimes works and sometimes doesn't. when i put the wipers on sometimes it doesn't go the full way...
  6. Golf 5 (type 1K) 2003 - 2009
    I have issues which are really annoying, so first of all realised a really bad smell coming from the car upon further investigation found my footwells absolutely soaked really bad actually the water was on the drivers side in the front and back footwells, before deciding to deal with the...
  7. Interior
    Hi, I have been noticing a ticking/rattle noise from my centre console in my mk5 Golf. If I push or just add a slight weight to the plastic in right above the radio, the noise suddenly stops. Short after letting go of the pressure, the noise starts once again. Have anyone experienced this...
  8. VW Engine and Gearbox
    Hiya all, I have brought a cheap, high spec'd, 2006 mk5 2.0 GTTDI from a customer. The guy I got it from was driving it down the motor way when the turbo went, there is oil everywhere, all round the engine bay, all up the back of it, its everywhere, apart from in the sump... I'm assuming that...
  9. VW Engine and Gearbox
    Hiya all, I have brought a cheap, high spec'd, 2006 mk5 2.0 GTTDI from a customer. The guy I got it from was driving it down the motor way when the turbo went, there is oil everywhere, all round the engine bay, all up the back of it, its everywhere, apart from in the sump... I'm assuming that...
  10. Golf 5 (type 1K) 2003 - 2009
    Hi, I own a 2.0 tdi 140 (bkd) the head is on its way out. Managed to buy a complete 170 (bnm) to do a conversion. Not being any sort of mechanic I’ve sourced some help from a few mates. I wanted to start striping the new engine etc. Just wanted to know if anything to watch/ look out for and...
  11. VW Engine and Gearbox
    Hi, I was looking to buy a MK5 GTI. I have linked a YouTube video that I uploaded which shows the startup. Is the shaking normal and does it sound normal? I would appreciate some feedback.
  12. VW Engine and Gearbox
    Hi, my mk5 golf needs a new gearbox, engine code CAXA and gearbox code JPG. can anyone please help me with any compatible 6 speed gearboxes that i can use for my engine.
  13. Golf 5 (type 1K) 2003 - 2009
    The rear doors on my 2004 Mk5 won't open from the outside when the car is first unlocked. I can hear the lock mechanism working when I press the button either on the fron door or key fob but still cannot open the door from the outside. If i pull the interior handle this unlocks the door and I...
  14. Golf 5 (type 1K) 2003 - 2009
    My Mk5 Golf 1.9 TDI is starting to occasionally make a knocking noise. When I accelerate the knocking increases and turns more into rapid tapping whilst the car shakes. It normally goes back to normal after 10-15 minutes (not always) and most of the time the car is completely normal and runs...
  15. Volkswagens For Sale
    Brilliant petrol car, low mileage drives as new. 3 registered owners but all in the same family and non smokers, serviced annually. Just had new brake discs put in. Very economical and costs only £20 for annual road tax. All mods cons including DAB radio, touch screen, blue tooth connectivity...
  16. VW Alloy Wheels & Tyres
    I recently changed my alloy wheels to a set of monza alloys 5x112 225/40/R18. I on fitting them dont think they look right. They seem to be sitting straight against the wheel hub. Im not sure if this is correct. The car drives fine with them on but i just want someone else opinion. I have a...
  17. Golf 5 (type 1K) 2003 - 2009
    I seem to have a relatively slow pick up speed on my Golf. Below is the code from the OBD, I am very reluctant to think it is my timing, however I know I may be wrong, but I'd like to provide additional information for someone out there who is possibly, well obviously, far smarter than myself! I...
  18. VW Engine and Gearbox
    Hello everyone, I'm new to the forum. I'm posting this here so maybe someone could help me. I'll try to keep it short. My car is a k03 MK5 Golf GTI. I bought it like two years ago. Having in mind to go stage 2+, I have changed plenty of things like : new Audi S3 injectors, hpfp, decat...
  19. Golf 5 (type 1K) 2003 - 2009
    Hey guys, my first post here. I'm looking for some advice. I've got a Mk5 GTI (07)--after I purchased the car, I noticed that the would **** at normal to high speeds, it's as if the car is about to stall. I have got a very good warranty policy, so I thought that I'd get it looked at. My...
  20. Maintenance & Service
    So long story short I removed my engine cover on my 2006 Golf 1.4 so I could change my coil packs, but when I pulled the engine cover off I forgot about the pipe in the top left and pulled that out aswel, it's still attached to the engine cover but I can't for the life of me find out where the...
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