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Forum: VW Eos Q&A 11-14-2019, 11:28 AM
Replies: 3
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Posted By RobSlaterFSI
Hi The files are quite large . It best to...

Hi

The files are quite large . It best to get the emo manual which cover all wiring for each car

Regards

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Forum: VW Eos Q&A 11-14-2019, 11:27 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 235
Posted By RobSlaterFSI
Hi Are there any faults logged? What size...

Hi

Are there any faults logged? What size gap are you looking at ?

Regards

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Forum: D.I.Y. (Do It Yourself) 10-11-2019, 11:47 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 679
Posted By RobSlaterFSI
Hi I agree with above comments. I had this...

Hi

I agree with above comments. I had this type of problem before on my 2007 car . I squirted a small amount of silcone lube into the lock barrel and it seemed to ease the mechanism up a bit...
Forum: Engine & Drivetrain 08-13-2019, 06:39 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 571
Posted By RobSlaterFSI
Hi vox Love it. Very informative , going to...

Hi vox

Love it. Very informative , going to check my earth points at the weekend . Don't think they look as bad as yours but I will clean them up .I did have some spray 'sealant' for use on...
Forum: D.I.Y. (Do It Yourself) 07-14-2019, 05:53 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 796
Posted By RobSlaterFSI
Hi yes saw the rubber mat post and checked vs the...

Hi yes saw the rubber mat post and checked vs the TSB. Mine seem to be the rubber ones and where in good condition

Regards

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Forum: D.I.Y. (Do It Yourself) 07-14-2019, 12:13 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 796
Posted By RobSlaterFSI
Hi vox Thanks for the timely reply. Just...

Hi vox

Thanks for the timely reply. Just finished and I used another Jack under the lower arm to get the required hub to wheel arch measurement. Tried the ramp method but mine aren't high...
Forum: D.I.Y. (Do It Yourself) 07-14-2019, 08:49 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 796
Posted By RobSlaterFSI
Hi Vox I will give it a go today if it stay...

Hi Vox

I will give it a go today if it stay dry. Also seen a pic of someone using some wood planks to form a ramp and reversing the car onto these when the bolt had been lightly tightened and road...
Forum: D.I.Y. (Do It Yourself) 07-12-2019, 02:54 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 796
Posted By RobSlaterFSI
Hi, Just answered my own question , after a...

Hi,

Just answered my own question , after a bit more digging in the service manual. In summary the unladen position means as the car would be on the ground with the wheel back on . I found this...
Forum: D.I.Y. (Do It Yourself) 07-12-2019, 02:18 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 796
Posted By RobSlaterFSI
Hi vox Just checked the service manual and...

Hi vox

Just checked the service manual and it states to torque up the bolt in an unladen state. Did you tighten yours when the car was back on the ground or with wheel off suspension hanging down...
Forum: D.I.Y. (Do It Yourself) 07-12-2019, 10:30 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 796
Posted By RobSlaterFSI
Hi Mike, Thanks , absolutely spot on .The...

Hi Mike,

Thanks , absolutely spot on .The arm / sensor doesn't look the most robust. Removal of the arm from the metal cup was the most stressful part

Regards
Forum: D.I.Y. (Do It Yourself) 07-12-2019, 10:26 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 796
Posted By RobSlaterFSI
Bolts ...

Hi Vox,

Good advice as usual. Went to TPS today and get 2 x bolt and 2 times nuts, see pic one for part numbers. A total of £9.67 so it’s a no brainer.

Chatting to the TPS part bloke he...
Forum: VW Eos Tech Q&A 07-11-2019, 09:10 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 920
Posted By RobSlaterFSI
Hi, re the evap fault , see my post on the...

Hi,
re the evap fault , see my post on the topic , its quick fix , i,e new value and or tube

Regards
Forum: D.I.Y. (Do It Yourself) 07-11-2019, 09:07 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 796
Posted By RobSlaterFSI
pics

pics for the prev post
Forum: D.I.Y. (Do It Yourself) 07-11-2019, 08:56 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 796
Posted By RobSlaterFSI
Passenger side rear spring replacement (UK 2007 , tfsi)

The rear passenger spring was picked up in the last service as corroded and needing attention. So, I decided to do this myself.

I would rate the job has 4 /10 in terms cost (£47 from ECP), time...
Forum: U.K. 07-10-2019, 05:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 762
Posted By RobSlaterFSI
Hi, What oil are you using , as i did notice...

Hi,

What oil are you using , as i did notice a slight increase in usage with 5w-30 vs 5w40 . switched to 5w-40 do to low miles and usage ?

Whats the mileage and have you done a compression test...
Forum: U.K. 07-10-2019, 05:38 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 269
Posted By RobSlaterFSI
Smile Passenger side rear spring replacement (UK 2007 , tfsi)

The rear passenger spring was picked up in the last service as corroded and needing attention.

So, I decided to do this myself. I would rate the job has 5 /10 in terms cost (£47 from ECP), time...
Forum: Airflow & Exhaust 06-09-2019, 02:55 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,615
Posted By RobSlaterFSI
Hi Did you get an error code / run and...

Hi
Did you get an error code / run and diagnostic scan . Also what is the engine and code ?
Regards

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Forum: D.I.Y. (Do It Yourself) 06-08-2019, 09:28 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,588
Posted By RobSlaterFSI
Hi Does vcrs pick up any errors when you run a...

Hi
Does vcrs pick up any errors when you run a scan ?

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Forum: Engine & Drivetrain 06-02-2019, 07:23 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,005
Posted By RobSlaterFSI
Hi I add bg44k every year as well as 99 octane...

Hi
I add bg44k every year as well as 99 octane fuel (shell)

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Forum: D.I.Y. (Do It Yourself) 04-25-2019, 01:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 665
Posted By RobSlaterFSI
Hi Vox Thanks for this info . A bit of...

Hi Vox

Thanks for this info . A bit of bedtime reading ....
Regards

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Forum: D.I.Y. (Do It Yourself) 04-24-2019, 12:48 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 665
Posted By RobSlaterFSI
Hi vox Yes single piston on the back brake ....

Hi vox

Yes single piston on the back brake . I need to replace the rear spring as well. Did you use a spring compressor as per manual or remove lower arm bolt and drop it out?
Regards

Sent...
Forum: D.I.Y. (Do It Yourself) 04-23-2019, 06:59 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 665
Posted By RobSlaterFSI
Forgot to add that the rubber hose has to be...

Forgot to add that the rubber hose has to be aligned to a notch in the caliper. there is a clip that needs to be pulled out first
Forum: D.I.Y. (Do It Yourself) 04-23-2019, 06:52 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 665
Posted By RobSlaterFSI
Drivers side rear brake binding – 2007 UK, 2.0 tfsi, manual. How to diagnose

Hi,

During the annual service at a local VW specialist a few items where picked up as needing attention. One of these as the rear driver’s side brake was slightly binding when the hand brake was...
Forum: D.I.Y. (Do It Yourself) 03-26-2019, 05:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 638
Posted By RobSlaterFSI
Hi Vox, It's not a bad job to do , just...

Hi Vox,

It's not a bad job to do , just you're unlucky if the cover and gasket are sold as one for your engine.... might be a bit pricey....

Must admit I was surprise that most of my bolts...
Forum: D.I.Y. (Do It Yourself) 03-05-2019, 04:06 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 443
Posted By RobSlaterFSI
Talking Boot lid adjusters

Like a few owners have reported over the years, the boot lid would pop up but relock after a few seconds, regardless if the button or key fob were used, which is a bit of pain.

Whilst at TPS I...
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