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by rsmagee
Wed Jul 06, 2016 2:20 pm
Forum: MK8 and MK9 (6R/6C) Polo (inc GTI) - Years 2009-2017
Topic: New speakers
Replies: 17
Views: 2702

Re: New speakers

Yes you will. THe stock speakers are pretty cheap paper jobbys. The DSP can be added later or ignored.
by rsmagee
Wed Jul 06, 2016 9:22 am
Forum: MK8 and MK9 (6R/6C) Polo (inc GTI) - Years 2009-2017
Topic: New speakers
Replies: 17
Views: 2702

Re: New speakers

Ah must have been another thread. Im using a Match PP52DSP. It basically plugs into the stock headunit and lets you tune the sound properly and gives things like pre outs for a sub. YOu can use a mike to tune the output of the headunit to each speaker and the results are stunning! The VW plug and pl...
by rsmagee
Mon Jul 04, 2016 11:28 am
Forum: MK8 and MK9 (6R/6C) Polo (inc GTI) - Years 2009-2017
Topic: New speakers
Replies: 17
Views: 2702

Re: New speakers

Haven't got round to the rears yet, its always a nightmare on a 3 door. Just used the DSP to tune them so they don't spoil the focals.
by rsmagee
Mon Jul 04, 2016 8:58 am
Forum: MK8 and MK9 (6R/6C) Polo (inc GTI) - Years 2009-2017
Topic: New speakers
Replies: 17
Views: 2702

Re: New speakers

http://www.focal.com/en/dedicated-drive ... 65-vw.html

This set. Did it myself, just drilled out the old ones. Very easy job overall.
by rsmagee
Sun Jul 03, 2016 6:30 pm
Forum: MK8 and MK9 (6R/6C) Polo (inc GTI) - Years 2009-2017
Topic: Navgate EVO Relacement Radio for 6C
Replies: 4
Views: 680

Re: Navgate EVO Relacement Radio for 6C

Dont judge :/ was about to change the car over my dislike of the CMS (Gen 1).

http://www.autoradioland.de/de/autoradi ... -dmd1.html
by rsmagee
Sat Jul 02, 2016 7:12 pm
Forum: MK8 and MK9 (6R/6C) Polo (inc GTI) - Years 2009-2017
Topic: Navgate EVO Relacement Radio for 6C
Replies: 4
Views: 680

Navgate EVO Relacement Radio for 6C

Just ordered on of these for my blueGT. Will update with pic and a review.

Anyone else interested in changing the rather limited CMS?

http://www.pioneer-car.eu/eur/navgateevo
by rsmagee
Tue Jun 28, 2016 7:37 am
Forum: MK8 and MK9 (6R/6C) Polo (inc GTI) - Years 2009-2017
Topic: New speakers
Replies: 17
Views: 2702

Re: New speakers

I fitted new speakers (Focals) along with a Match DSP (wich also made adding a sub a breeze. Then tuned with a mic. Difference is unbelievable. Really easy to install too.
by rsmagee
Sun May 15, 2016 9:21 am
Forum: MK8 and MK9 (6R/6C) Polo (inc GTI) - Years 2009-2017
Topic: Cian's 6C Polo Blue GT
Replies: 14
Views: 1860

Re: Cian's 6C Polo Blue GT

Looks great! How difficult was the RVC?
by rsmagee
Sun May 08, 2016 10:48 am
Forum: MK8 and MK9 (6R/6C) Polo (inc GTI) - Years 2009-2017
Topic: Few questions on wife's new Blue GT
Replies: 3
Views: 558

Re: Few questions on wife's new Blue GT

The mirror is controlled by the CMS (touch screen) so no buttons.

No idea on the airbag, but you always need to be careful when making changes to that system.
by rsmagee
Sun May 01, 2016 7:04 pm
Forum: MK8 and MK9 (6R/6C) Polo (inc GTI) - Years 2009-2017
Topic: New GTI
Replies: 4499
Views: 369500

Re: New GTI

Out of interest has anyone had issues with the start/stop system? I know there are certain conditions where it isn't activated (such as if the engine isn't up to temperature, driver not wearing seatbelt or if you're on a hill) but a number of times mine has stopped working with the message 'engine ...
by rsmagee
Sun Apr 10, 2016 7:02 pm
Forum: MK8 and MK9 (6R/6C) Polo (inc GTI) - Years 2009-2017
Topic: 6C Fuse Layout
Replies: 3
Views: 918

Re: 6C Fuse Layout

Awesome, all fixed. Thanks for the help!
by rsmagee
Sun Apr 10, 2016 4:38 pm
Forum: MK8 and MK9 (6R/6C) Polo (inc GTI) - Years 2009-2017
Topic: 6C Fuse Layout
Replies: 3
Views: 918

6C Fuse Layout

Anyone got a copy of the fuse layout? my 12v socket is dead and I cant find its fuse!
by rsmagee
Mon Mar 14, 2016 10:14 pm
Forum: MK8 and MK9 (6R/6C) Polo (inc GTI) - Years 2009-2017
Topic: Winter pack - Headlight washer query
Replies: 3
Views: 629

Re: Winter pack - Headlight washer query

I actually changed mine to every 15 times using VCDS. It used a stupid amount of washer fluid. Had to fill the damn thing every week!
by rsmagee
Sat Feb 27, 2016 11:37 am
Forum: MK8 and MK9 (6R/6C) Polo (inc GTI) - Years 2009-2017
Topic: Turn off "ACT" Blue GT?
Replies: 4
Views: 1110

Re: Turn off "ACT" Blue GT?

tomtoon2015 wrote:I thought there was an option in the settings somewhere?
No it's a crutial part of the engine design. You can turn off the notification but not the actual function. The car CO2 rating is done with it being part of the engine.
by rsmagee
Fri Jan 08, 2016 9:10 pm
Forum: MK8 and MK9 (6R/6C) Polo (inc GTI) - Years 2009-2017
Topic: Kenwood Sat nav upgrade
Replies: 40
Views: 9011

Re: Kenwood Sat nav upgrade

alexperkins wrote:iPhone/android with CarPlay and a satnav app such as navmii or even google maps =free
Pretty sure carplay blocks navigation apps. Saying that I would kill to get carplay on my 2014 Polo