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Sportwägen, Driver Of The Red Sportwagen
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Apr 16 2019
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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
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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