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Old 06-27-2017, 09:45 PM   #171
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In my brief stint of research, I think if I decide to pull the trigger within warranty, I will go JB4. If I wait, I'm looking hard at Eurodyne and Cobb.

Or I may do JB4 then sell it after warranty expires and switch
Not a bad plan. Can't go wrong with a JB4, and like you said, it has resale value in case you decide to upgrade in the future.

Edit: Cobb also has resale value, but I can totally understand if you have warranty concerns.
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Old 06-28-2017, 05:04 AM   #172
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Nearly 40k miles on Eurodyne. Zero issues. Car will probably blow up tomorrow now...
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Old 06-29-2017, 04:51 PM   #173
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Not a bad plan. Can't go wrong with a JB4, and like you said, it has resale value in case you decide to upgrade in the future.

Edit: Cobb also has resale value, but I can totally understand if you have warranty concerns.
Keeping my warranty is key after reading all these posts regarding water pumps, DSG issues, and turbos failing under 40k. I feel like maybe I should've done more research on issues with GTI's before pulling the trigger.....not that my GTO was what I'd call reliable but at least I didn't have to replace the wp until 100k....
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Old 06-29-2017, 04:59 PM   #174
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WP fails were an epidemic on mk6 GTI...not mk7.
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Old 06-29-2017, 05:36 PM   #175
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WP fails were an epidemic on mk6 GTI...not mk7.
Maybe it's not as prevalent but you can spend 5 minutes searching for MK7 water pump failures and find a lot of posts on multiple forums.
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Old 07-01-2017, 12:32 AM   #176
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I think my WP leaked from day one.
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Old 07-31-2017, 04:42 PM   #177
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Anyone knows of VW techs that do work on the side? i have one lined up for my turbo install, but i've been getting a interesting, sorta "i'll let you know" vibe from him. don't wanna sit on this turbo for a month or 2.
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Old 08-04-2017, 07:40 PM   #178
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Anyone knows of VW techs that do work on the side? i have one lined up for my turbo install, but i've been getting a interesting, sorta "i'll let you know" vibe from him. don't wanna sit on this turbo for a month or 2.
I think the issue is if they have access to a lift or can use their own shop. There was a guy at Northland that seemed to have access.
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Old 08-04-2017, 08:38 PM   #179
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I think the issue is if they have access to a lift or can use their own shop. There was a guy at Northland that seemed to have access.
contact info?
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Old 08-04-2017, 08:41 PM   #180
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Are you going to see if he'll take a Plasma TV as payment?
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Old 08-04-2017, 08:56 PM   #181
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I'll take a plasma TV. They're better than LCDs anyways. RIP plasma.
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Old 08-04-2017, 08:59 PM   #182
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Sorry Fellas someone traded me a Cobb tuner for the plasma..
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Old 12-01-2017, 10:45 PM   #183
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Join KC Metro MK7s !!!! Local group for Kansas city MQB owners only. Great resource to have. Would be nice to get a bigger group as we could all help each other find good deals, Buy, sell, trade, and when people need help doing installs and such. MK7's and coffee coming soon!


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Old 03-08-2018, 11:26 PM   #184
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Old 03-09-2018, 07:19 AM   #185
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Join KC Metro MK7s !!!! Local group for Kansas city MQB owners only. Great resource to have. Would be nice to get a bigger group as we could all help each other find good deals, Buy, sell, trade, and when people need help doing installs and such. MK7's and coffee coming soon!


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Old 04-30-2018, 03:30 AM   #186
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Had a good time meeting you guys. Sorry I missed you SpeedieGTI. Ramon pointed you out and I forgot to find you until I saw you drive off.



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Old 04-30-2018, 03:42 AM   #187
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Had a good time meeting you guys. Sorry I missed you SpeedieGTI. Ramon pointed you out and I forgot to find you until I saw you drive off.



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I was too late to park with the 7s! I would've stayed and hung out longer but my boy was ready to go. Some great looking mk7 there!
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