Why An Oil Catch Can Is An Awesome Addition For Your Turbo Or Supercharged Car

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If you're someone who tracks your car often or if you're just fed up with having your intake manifold walnut blasted, an oil catch can is for you. 034Motorsport's Catch Can Kit is the most ...

Weekly Wallpaper: TCR Unwrapped Edition

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It's time to spice up your desktop. ...

FCP Euro Takes Aim At 2019 TC America TCR Class Championship

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FCP Euro Takes Aim At 2019 TC America TCR Class Championship For Immediate Release - December 24, 2018, Milford, CT -- After a successful inaugural season finishing third overall in the TCR class of ...

DIY Versus Dealership: Here's How Much You Can Save On A VW GTI Brake Job

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We know European cars, while providing an incredible driving experience behind the wheel, have some pretty glaring negative stigmas associated with them. Some say they're expensive to own, expensive ...

Here's All The European Concepts And New Cars We'll See At The 2018 LA Auto Show

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It's almost car show season, folks, and that means we're about to be hit with an onslaught of new metal directly to our faces. That sounds painful, but trust me it's fantastic. The LA Auto show is ...

How We Destroyed Our 2017 MK7 Golf GTI Oil Pan (And How It Can Happen to You)

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You’re driving down the highway. It’s pouring out. It’s late. You’re almost home. And then, it happens: THUD. You hit something. Well, we did at least.  Here’s how we blew out the oil pan (and other ...

How To Replace Or Reseal The Brake Vacuum Pump On An MK5 Volkswagen Golf GTI

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The brake vacuum pump on the MK5 GTI (or any car with the TSI motor) is prone to failure. The main point of failure is a leaking gasket which causes a vacuum leak and directly affects braking ...

How To Check For Leaks On A Plastic Valve Cover With A Built-In PCV

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Your PCV system is an extremely important, yet often overlooked collection of parts that affects how well your car runs. On some cars, like our  2007 MK5 Volkswagen GTI, the PCV system is actually ...

How To Replace Your Valve Cover And Valve Cover Gasket On A MK5 GTI (Jetta, EOS, Passat, A3)

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Let's face it, valve covers love to leak. I personally have one that needs attending to this winter. Thankfully, it's not too complex of a job on the MK5 GTI or any other car with the VW BPY engine. ...

How To Inspect And Replace Rear Wheel Bearings On An MK5 Volkswagen GTI

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A failing wheel bearing is never a comfortable feeling. Usually, you hear it before you feel it. This sound ranges in volume from a slight hum, to something like you're standing next to a helicopter. ...

VIDEO: How To Replace Brake Pads And Rotors On A VW MK5 Golf R32 (Passat, GTI, CC, TT, S3)

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Does your brake pedal or steering wheel shudder under hard braking? Do the pads sound like they're squealing at low speeds? Does your brake pedal engage lower than you remember? If so, than it's time ...

VIDEO: How To Replace Your MK6 Golf GTI Cabin Air Filter - Audi/VW (Jetta, Passat, EOS, A3, Tiguan, Rabbit, Beetle, CC)

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One of the most overlooked services on any car is cabin filter replacement. While a vehicle is still under warranty, the dealership usually takes care of cabin filter replacement approximately every ...

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