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    Thread: Anyone got a steering wheel?
Post: Anyone got a steering wheel?

Looking for a leather 3 spoke steering wheel if anyone has one?
gti6man Misc & Wanted 0 425 01-05-2020, 04:08 PM
    Thread: Tracking Issue GTi6
Post: RE: Tracking Issue GTi6

Ah okay so you think when they adjusted the toe (turned the wheel) that changed the camber of the wheel due to the caster of the strut?
gti6man Suspension, Transmission, Handling & Braking 5 1,446 13-12-2018, 09:03 AM
    Thread: Tracking Issue GTi6
Post: RE: Tracking Issue GTi6

That doesn't sound good, I might get it up and give the rear wheel a pull and see if there is movement? I'm not sure I trust these readings to be honest
gti6man Suspension, Transmission, Handling & Braking 5 1,446 12-12-2018, 04:36 PM
    Thread: Tracking Issue GTi6
Post: Tracking Issue GTi6

So I had my tracking adjusted yesterday, I know the rear beam needs a rebuild looking at this, no idea how they managed to get different rear left readings each time as it's not adjustable? But I wan...
gti6man Suspension, Transmission, Handling & Braking 5 1,446 12-12-2018, 04:10 PM
    Thread: 3D printed cupholder
Post: RE: 3D printed cupholder

For some reason I can't see the pics in this post. Could you pm me a pic but yeah I'll be up for having one when you have another available.
gti6man Parts 12 1,674 23-07-2018, 06:28 PM
    Thread: 3D printed cupholder
Post: RE: 3D printed cupholder

Yep I would be interested in this :) one of the annoying things is having a can or bottle rolling round in the passenger footwell cause there is nowhere else for it. Would it be the same colour plast...
gti6man Parts 12 1,674 23-07-2018, 08:38 AM
    Thread: Pugfest 2018 Photos
Post: RE: Pugfest 2018 Photos

[Image: https://i.imgur.com/RPv91Ogl.jpg] [Image: https://i.imgur.com/rvhW8Zfl.jpg] [Image: https://i.imgur.com/KSCEW0Il.jpg] [Image: https://i.imgur.com/WfX514Yl.jpg] [Image: https://i.imgur.com/n0Sv...
gti6man Meet Photos 6 1,924 19-07-2018, 08:08 AM
    Thread: Don't buy super cheap mist jets
Post: RE: Don't buy super cheap mist jets

I got these and they work a treat :) https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Two-2-Pair-Mi...SwQJhUmFsv
gti6man Interior, Exterior, ICE 6 1,587 04-05-2018, 02:39 PM
    Thread: Coolant Bleeding Using Brake Bleeder
Post: RE: Coolant Bleeding Using Brake Bleeder

(04-05-2018, 01:27 PM)welshpug Wrote: no need, they will eventually self bleed anyway. Really I've seen allot of threads saying to bleed the system... wouldn't you risk an airlock if you didn't? ...
gti6man XU Petrol Engines 9 2,200 04-05-2018, 02:16 PM
    Thread: Pugfest 2018 - 01/07/18
Post: RE: Pugfest 2018 - 01/07/18

1.Eeyore - BOOKED - Camping & 5 Early Birds 2. Lady Bash - BOOKED - Camping 3. Mattcheese31 4. Chopper5000 5. Daniel909 6. Frosty 7. mr_fish 8. MY95 9. Pebbles167 10. wainwrightj - BOOKED - Campin...
gti6man Meets 57 18,047 04-05-2018, 01:04 PM
    Thread: Coolant Bleeding Using Brake Bleeder
Post: RE: Coolant Bleeding Using Brake Bleeder

(02-05-2018, 02:51 PM)Magenta Sunset Wrote: didn't even know the cap would fit Yeah I did think that after posting this but I could probably attach it to the overflow pipe instead or the multipurpos...
gti6man XU Petrol Engines 9 2,200 02-05-2018, 03:17 PM
    Thread: Coolant Bleeding Using Brake Bleeder
Post: Coolant Bleeding Using Brake Bleeder

I have one of those Eezibleed brake bleeding kits I was wondering if i could use it to bleed the coolant system? Instead of potentially making a mess using a 2l bottle as a header tank, couldn't I ju...
gti6man XU Petrol Engines 9 2,200 02-05-2018, 01:03 PM
    Thread: HELP. Desperation, last resort before scrapping Project 16v.
Post: RE: HELP. Desperation, last resort before scrappin...

I know nothing either... but does the engine have an oil spray bar to lubricate the camshaft could be blocked....?
gti6man DW10 HDi section 57 6,004 18-04-2018, 04:32 PM
    Thread: Tyre places can't balance cyclones !?
Post: RE: Tyre places can't balance cyclones !?

(13-04-2018, 04:19 PM)carlukepeugeot Wrote: Hi all, After a wee bit of help here.... just got my lovely new cyclones and now find that nobody seems to be able to balance alloys with no center hole!...
gti6man The Couch 16 1,743 13-04-2018, 04:51 PM
    Thread: FAP/FAPLite
Post: RE: FAP/FAPLite

Will this work for all 306's, petrol and diesel models?
gti6man The Couch 14 2,358 13-04-2018, 11:49 AM
    Thread: Are ditch finders REALLY that bad. (Honest review)
Post: RE: Are ditch finders REALLY that bad. (Honest rev...

I need 4 new tyres for my gti6, it's my only car but I only do around 8k a year and want PS3's but £290 fitted is allot of moolah... A set of Uniroyal Rainsports are £220 for a set seem pretty good.....
gti6man The Couch 36 8,944 28-02-2018, 01:01 PM
    Thread: Bargain Bucket 6
Post: RE: Bargain Bucket 6

When I took the strut apart the bearings were okay, I think the previous owner may have changed passenger side spring more recently than drivers side as it seems in better condition, probably because ...
gti6man 306 Projects 22 3,288 26-02-2018, 12:53 PM
    Thread: Bargain Bucket 6
Post: RE: Bargain Bucket 6

Another small update, managed to get through the MOT with a clean sheet after sorting the mistakes I made fitting the new strut and using the spare wheel I had woop!! 12 more months of tinkering and p...
gti6man 306 Projects 22 3,288 23-02-2018, 02:46 PM
    Thread: Door seal leaking, cant figure it out?
Post: RE: Door seal leaking, cant figure it out?

If you pop off the speaker cover you will likely see a small water path coming between the door card and the door under the speaker.
gti6man Interior, Exterior, ICE 16 3,198 19-02-2018, 04:12 PM
    Thread: Door seal leaking, cant figure it out?
Post: RE: Door seal leaking, cant figure it out?

Mine was leaking into the drivers footwell from behind the door card via the speaker as mentioned above, doing this resolved it for me: [Image: https://i.imgur.com/z5kSga2l.jpg] Ideally you would ta...
gti6man Interior, Exterior, ICE 16 3,198 16-02-2018, 09:35 AM
    Thread: Locking glove box
Post: RE: Locking glove box

I pulled mine open which pulls out the plastic insert the lock clips into. You can then push it back in afterwords. The key didn't work in the lock as I had replaced it so I just removed the plastic...
gti6man Interior, Exterior, ICE 4 923 12-02-2018, 03:57 PM
    Thread: Stupid question?
Post: RE: Stupid question?

I've had the same problem where when the engine is warm, coming to a stop the engine revs drop to 600-700rpm then picks up or it can just die. I haven't had a proper chance to test yet but it seems t...
gti6man XU Petrol Engines 2 1,177 09-02-2018, 03:20 PM
    Thread: Bargain Bucket 6
Post: RE: Bargain Bucket 6

It felt allot better but I think the lower engine mount made the biggest difference! It held itself in the corners much better and the gear changes were a million times better being more stable. Cause...
gti6man 306 Projects 22 3,288 07-02-2018, 06:01 PM
    Thread: TRAX Silverstone 8 October 2018 Booking dead line 3 September
Post: RE: TRAX Silverstone 7 October 2018

I'd be up for this, went last year and was great day out!
gti6man Meets 15 5,445 06-02-2018, 12:24 PM
    Thread: Uprated dampers on standard springs?
Post: RE: Uprated dampers on standard springs?

Yeah I thought stiffer... I wonder if the ride height may be a little higher not allowing the springs to be compressed to standard height...
gti6man Suspension, Transmission, Handling & Braking 5 901 02-02-2018, 05:02 PM