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by john__m
Fri Sep 13, 2019 11:55 am
Forum: MK8 and MK9 (6R/6C) Polo (inc GTI) - Years 2009-2017
Topic: Coolant leak - Polo GTi 6r 1.8 tsi
Replies: 5
Views: 2489

Re: Coolant leak - Polo GTi 6r 1.8 tsi

i had the exact same issue with mine, one dealership did numerous pressure tests but said the system was fine so
i took it to another and it turned out to be the radiator, they replaced it and it has'nt lost any coolant since.
by john__m
Mon Sep 09, 2019 8:42 pm
Forum: MK8 and MK9 (6R/6C) Polo (inc GTI) - Years 2009-2017
Topic: Gti drivers seat foam
Replies: 0
Views: 531

Gti drivers seat foam

Has any one had there seat foam replaced, mines started to deteriorate on the drivers side, its only the support edge but i know it comes as one piece
by john__m
Thu Mar 28, 2019 10:10 pm
Forum: MK8 and MK9 (6R/6C) Polo (inc GTI) - Years 2009-2017
Topic: Tracking after lowering springs on gti
Replies: 0
Views: 381

Tracking after lowering springs on gti

Hi Has any one had issues with getting the tracking done correctly after fitting h&r springs or any other lowering springs to the 6c gti, ive had mine tracked 3 times and its still not right, they said its due to the progam on the machine setting it to the factory standard gti spring height and they...
by john__m
Tue Mar 05, 2019 5:48 pm
Forum: MK8 and MK9 (6R/6C) Polo (inc GTI) - Years 2009-2017
Topic: Anti roll bar bushes
Replies: 3
Views: 707

Re: Anti roll bar bushes

Its the 6c gti 2015 5 door
Can i find the pr code without having to look at the stabilizer, its not in the service book
by john__m
Mon Mar 04, 2019 9:19 am
Forum: MK8 and MK9 (6R/6C) Polo (inc GTI) - Years 2009-2017
Topic: Anti roll bar bushes
Replies: 3
Views: 707

Anti roll bar bushes

Has any had their anti roll bar bushes changed to poly bushes on the gti. Just wanted to know what mm ones to get without having to measure the bar
by john__m
Thu Jan 17, 2019 8:25 pm
Forum: MK8 and MK9 (6R/6C) Polo (inc GTI) - Years 2009-2017
Topic: Slowly losing coolant
Replies: 4
Views: 3227

Re: Slowly losing coolant

I have a 15 plate gti, mines done exactly the same thing from new .again they pressure tested it and said no leaks found
by john__m
Tue Oct 30, 2018 12:39 pm
Forum: MK8 and MK9 (6R/6C) Polo (inc GTI) - Years 2009-2017
Topic: Remus Bluetooth exhaust!!
Replies: 3
Views: 1092

Re: Remus Bluetooth exhaust!!

still for sale?
by john__m
Tue Oct 30, 2018 12:36 pm
Forum: MK8 and MK9 (6R/6C) Polo (inc GTI) - Years 2009-2017
Topic: Debadging question (holes)
Replies: 7
Views: 1876

Re: Debadging question (holes)

they are held on with sticky tape. slightly heat them up with a hair dryer or heat gun, then using fishing line slide it behind the letters and use a light sawing action, letters fall off. remove excess
sticky tape with a tar remover.
by john__m
Mon Oct 22, 2018 8:37 pm
Forum: MK8 and MK9 (6R/6C) Polo (inc GTI) - Years 2009-2017
Topic: Which lowering springs. Eibach or H&R
Replies: 25
Views: 8167

Re: Which lowering springs. Eibach or H&R

Think im going to go with eibach's due to the bad comments on the ride quality with h&r's
by john__m
Sun Oct 21, 2018 8:07 pm
Forum: MK8 and MK9 (6R/6C) Polo (inc GTI) - Years 2009-2017
Topic: Which lowering springs. Eibach or H&R
Replies: 25
Views: 8167

Re: Which lowering springs. Eibach or H&R

You can still get them. They are called vw racingline. But ive heard the ride is terrible and they cost a lot more than eibach or h&rs
by john__m
Sat Oct 20, 2018 12:30 pm
Forum: MK8 and MK9 (6R/6C) Polo (inc GTI) - Years 2009-2017
Topic: Which lowering springs. Eibach or H&R
Replies: 25
Views: 8167

Re: Which lowering springs. Eibach or H&R

Does look better than standard, and probably not as rough a ride as the h&r ones but i do like the lower look
by john__m
Thu Oct 18, 2018 7:21 pm
Forum: MK8 and MK9 (6R/6C) Polo (inc GTI) - Years 2009-2017
Topic: Which lowering springs. Eibach or H&R
Replies: 25
Views: 8167

Re: Which lowering springs. Eibach or H&R

Any pics so i can see the height?
H&r do a lower ride height than eibach
by john__m
Tue Oct 16, 2018 10:05 pm
Forum: MK8 and MK9 (6R/6C) Polo (inc GTI) - Years 2009-2017
Topic: Which lowering springs. Eibach or H&R
Replies: 25
Views: 8167

Which lowering springs. Eibach or H&R

Eibach or h&r springs on polo gti ?
Which is the better choice ?