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by albob
Tue Aug 11, 2020 7:46 pm
Forum: MK8 and MK9 (6R/6C) Polo (inc GTI) - Years 2009-2017
Topic: BlueGT - which shocks?
Replies: 2
Views: 411

Re: BlueGT - which shocks?

I cant answer your question, but welcome to the forum :)
by albob
Sun Jul 05, 2020 4:09 pm
Forum: MK8 and MK9 (6R/6C) Polo (inc GTI) - Years 2009-2017
Topic: 6r Jacking point trouble
Replies: 17
Views: 843

Re: 6r Jacking point trouble

I would suggest that the 'creaking' noise you are referring to is the Suspension/Wheels dropping down as the car body rises (only Suggesting mind.....) ; mine does this
by albob
Sun Jun 28, 2020 6:40 pm
Forum: MK10 (AW) Polo (inc GTI) - Years 2018 onwards
Topic: GTI Polo on Nordschleife
Replies: 1
Views: 319

Re: GTI Polo on Nordschleife

Gonna need new tyres after all that screeching !! ;)
by albob
Thu Jun 18, 2020 6:36 pm
Forum: MK8 and MK9 (6R/6C) Polo (inc GTI) - Years 2009-2017
Topic: Seat bolt stuck in the tracks
Replies: 4
Views: 256

Re: Seat bolt stuck in the tracks

A Magnetic pick-up tool might help https://www.amazon.co.uk/Amtech-S2235-Hand-Tools-Transparent/dp/B06WGMGTJD/ref=asc_df_B06WGMGTJD/?tag=googshopuk-21&linkCode=df0&hvadid=271967412945&hvpos=&hvnetw=g&hvrand=4359307616283025613&hvpone=&hvptwo=&hvqmt=&hvdev=c&hvdvcmdl=&hvlocint=&hvlocphy=9046237&hvtar...
by albob
Mon Jun 01, 2020 6:41 pm
Forum: MK8 and MK9 (6R/6C) Polo (inc GTI) - Years 2009-2017
Topic: Has anyone ordered from Kunset before?
Replies: 7
Views: 736

Re: Has anyone ordered from Kunset before?

It has only been a week since you ordered (from a company in Germany). Given the current situation, I think you will have to exercise a bit a patience ...
by albob
Tue Apr 28, 2020 8:23 pm
Forum: MK8 and MK9 (6R/6C) Polo (inc GTI) - Years 2009-2017
Topic: Supply voltage for central locking - how does it work?
Replies: 3
Views: 513

Re: Supply voltage for central locking - how does it work?

Can't help -- but you'd be better asking in this section for the 6R

viewforum.php?f=56


And welcome.....!
by albob
Sat Mar 28, 2020 5:31 pm
Forum: MK8 and MK9 (6R/6C) Polo (inc GTI) - Years 2009-2017
Topic: BlueGT Fuel Consumption
Replies: 5
Views: 385

Re: BlueGT Fuel Consumption

Checked the consumption on my BlueGt only yesterday (from a fill to a refill) - it was 38.8 MPG. That is just with short journeys and a couple of 'give it the beans' ;)
by albob
Wed Mar 25, 2020 7:18 pm
Forum: MK10 (AW) Polo (inc GTI) - Years 2018 onwards
Topic: Volkswagen Polo GTI AW from Spain
Replies: 18
Views: 1746

Re: Volkswagen Polo GTI AW from Spain

Love the Colour….
by albob
Mon Mar 16, 2020 1:03 pm
Forum: MK10 (AW) Polo (inc GTI) - Years 2018 onwards
Topic: 2019 lead times
Replies: 311
Views: 49647

Re: 2019 lead times

So, was due to collect my car today! But there seems to be a national issue whereby VW can’t register number plates and therefore can’t tax the cars! So waiting to hear when this is resolved, anyone else have this issue? I’ve also been told that my car isn’t exactly as I ordered! I ordered an SE bu...
by albob
Sat Feb 15, 2020 10:36 pm
Forum: MK8 and MK9 (6R/6C) Polo (inc GTI) - Years 2009-2017
Topic: GTi or BlueGT?
Replies: 15
Views: 1154

Re: GTi or BlueGT?

Robinson6973 wrote:
Sat Feb 15, 2020 6:54 pm
Thanks for the replies guys! I’ve looked at quotes on insurance, both were affordable but weirdly the GTi would be costing around 50 pounds less a year than the BlueGT. Not what I expected at all!

Less ?!?!? -- now that is weird....
by albob
Thu Feb 13, 2020 11:16 am
Forum: MK8 and MK9 (6R/6C) Polo (inc GTI) - Years 2009-2017
Topic: GTi or BlueGT?
Replies: 15
Views: 1154

Re: GTi or BlueGT?

Not sure about the consumables etc -- but the BlueGT will be cheaper to insure....
by albob
Wed Feb 12, 2020 10:51 pm
Forum: MK8 and MK9 (6R/6C) Polo (inc GTI) - Years 2009-2017
Topic: Siobhan's Flash Red Polo GTI
Replies: 2
Views: 380

Re: Siobhan's Flash Red Polo GTI

Glad you like it --- and welcome to the forum :)
by albob
Fri Nov 22, 2019 4:57 pm
Forum: MK10 (AW) Polo (inc GTI) - Years 2018 onwards
Topic: Blind spot assist
Replies: 5
Views: 1011

Re: Blind spot assist

Just looked at the VW UK website. The brochure is now dated 21 Nov. Blind spot is available for £410 on all models except for GTi+ ?

---edit---

Can't see 'Blind Spot' in the online configurator tho'