Volkswagen MK6 Tuning Guide Tunes are always at the forefront of discussion when it comes to unleashing power. This is especially true on the EA888 engine in the MK6 Golf GTI, Golf R, and Jetta GLI. However, deciding on a tune can understandably be a hard decision. Where to even start with so many options out there? In this guide, we discuss the benefits and risks of tuning … [Read more...] about VW MK6 Golf GTI, R, & Jetta GLI Tuning Guide
What does MK3/MK4/MK5 mean for Volkswagen Vehicles? What do all those letters in front of my Volkswagen model even mean? In this post, we'll take the time to go into the confusing abbreviations (MK3, MK4, MK5, MK6, B5, etc.) for Volkswagen models, such as the Beetle, Golf, Jetta, and the Passat. Volkswagen named their vehicles based on the generation or the chassis type. We'll … [Read more...] about What is a Volkswagen MK3, MK4, MK5?
The 5 Best Performance Mods for the MK7/MK7.5 GTI The Volkswagen 7th Gen (MK7/MK7.5) Golf GTI is the successor of the MK6 GTI and was first introduced in 2013 through 2020. The 7th Gen MK7 houses an updated 2.0t TSI engine (CHHB) and IS20 turbo that puts down 217hp (+10hp) and 258lb-ft (+51tq) out of the factory. While it is quite impressive, it has us enthusiasts questioning, … [Read more...] about How to Build a 350hp Volkswagen Golf 7th Gen (MK7) GTI
VW MK4 Door Lock Problems Many Volkswagen MKIV owners experience various issues with their door locks acting up. Problems include MK4 doors not locking, the car not recognizing when a door is open, doors automatically locking while they're open, etc. There are a handful of weird things that happen. If your MK4 Jetta, GLI, Golf, or B5 Passat is experiencing door lock issues … [Read more...] about Volkswagen MKIV (MK4) Door Lock Problems – Explanation & Fix
The 6th Gen Volkswagen GTI was first introduced at the Paris Motor Show in October of 2008 and was coined as the "reengineered facelift" to the 5th Gen (MK5) Volkswagen GTI. The MK6 GTI is essentially a re-skin of the MK5, except for engineering improvements that shortened the assembly time from the MK5. Production runs on the MK6 GTI, ran from late 2008 - 2013 in Europe and … [Read more...] about The 6 Most Common 6th Gen (MK6) Volkswagen Golf GTI Engine Problems