Sportwägen, Driver Of The Red Sportwagen
Apr 16 2019

By some odd chance of fate... Google led me back here. Haven't even logged into Kinja in 3ish years... My advice for you (as a near master certified VW mechanic) is to have a dealership do a PPI and confirm that the maf issue is actually a MAF and not a rear main seal issue which the older TSIs had a major issue with. Read more

May 15 2016

I found the weight for the wheels, 11.8 kg each (or 26 lbs approx) which is probably quite a bit heavier than the stock steelies. The tires are probably also taller overall which effectively gives it a lower gearing, so lower RPM on the highway but also slower acceleration. Contact patch shouldn’t affect anything. I Read more