Differences between the GTI Mark V and Mark VI engine

EA113 Engines (AXX->) EA888 Engines (CAW->) Configuration 1,984 cc (121.1 cu in) water cooled inline 4 1,984 cc (121.1 cu in) water cooled inline 4 Bore/Stroke bore 82.5 mm/stroke 92.8 mm bore 82.5 mm/stroke 92.8 mm Head 10.5:1 compression ratio, belt driven camshaft, continuous adjusting intake, 9.6:1 compression ratio, chain driven camshaft, continuous adjusting […]

Volkswagen Golf GTI

VW Golf GTI The Golf GTI has earned its place as the icon of all compact sports cars. Not only that: The letters GTI have become the symbol of a complete genre of vehicles and the epitome of compact handling dynamics. Now Volkswagen presents at the International Motor Show (IAA) in Frankfurt the […]

Volkswagen Golf Dictionary

Volkswagen Dictionary (translated from Volkswagen Sweden website originally in Swedish)


An important factor in the development of a body is aerodynamic, because it affects fuel consumption, top speed and volume. In most publications on the cars down, which measure the car’s aerodynamic characteristics, the wind tunnel measured air value (cw value). A number of […]

Volkswagen Golf 1kg and 2.5kg Fire Extinguisher Installation

Option 1 – Installing in hatch area

Installing a 2.5kg fire extinguisher into the Golf is pretty straight forward, especially with Australian specification cars which don’t have a first aid kit or warning triangle installed. Cars with these fitted will need to relocate them.

First pick out a suitable extinguisher, make sure that it has […]

Volkswagen Golf GTI and R32 Tyre Pressures

GTI 225/45/17Front  Rear   KPABARPSIKPABARPSI Standard Load2402,434.82402,434.8 Heavy Load2602,637.73003,043.5

R32 225/40/18Front  Rear   KPABARPSIKPABARPSI Standard Load2802,840.62802,840.6 Heavy Load3003,043.53203,246.4

GTI Front Rear KPA BAR PSI KPA BAR PSI Standard Load 240 2,4 34.8 240 2,4 34.8 Heavy Load 260 2,6 37.7 300 3,0 43.5 R32 Front Rear KPA BAR PSI KPA BAR PSI Standard Load 280 […]