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What is a good VW forum ?

Discussion in 'General Automotive' started by OZ-T, Dec 1, 2012.

  1. Dec 2, 2012 at 6:21 PM
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    Texoma

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    My boss is 63yo, and he says VWvortex is a great site.
     
  2. Dec 2, 2012 at 6:30 PM
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    Redgrom

    Redgrom http://www.tacomaworld.com/forum/2nd-gen-builds/29

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    I love both my VW wagons, my wife has a 09 passat and I drive a 12 tdi wagon. Hands down the best cars I have ever owned (honda accord, camery (sorry but true in my eyes) and a acura integra. After driving my TDI the truck really feels like a chore to keep on the road. I love the German engineering and ride. Enjoy the Golf.
     
  3. Dec 2, 2012 at 6:34 PM
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  4. Dec 2, 2012 at 6:42 PM
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    OZ-T

    OZ-T [OP] All of those moments....will be lost.....in time

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    It's not a diesel , but thanks
     
  5. Dec 13, 2012 at 3:28 PM
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    fgcutaco

    fgcutaco Fly rod in one hand, hockey stick in the other

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    Just like everyone else said, vwvortex. There is also probably a local vw forum for your area. For example on the Fl Gulf coast there is gulfcoasteuros. There might also be a particular forum for what you want to do to it. For example if you wanted to slam it and make it really low there's websites like ilovedrivingslow or stancenation.

    But for an overall awesome vw site, once again just like everyone else said, vortex is where it's at!
     
  6. Dec 13, 2012 at 4:13 PM
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    MapleMoose

    MapleMoose Drunk Canadian

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    Dubberz.com is the local Vancouver forum.

    Not so sure OZ will fit with that crowd though...
     
  7. Jan 4, 2013 at 4:42 PM
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    OZ-T

    OZ-T [OP] All of those moments....will be lost.....in time

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    Not entirely true

    Thought I would update this , we decided not to get the 2006 , but today picked up a used (36 000 km) 2012 Golf gas model auto

    [​IMG]
     
  8. Jan 4, 2013 at 5:45 PM
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    www.tdiclub.com Point your browser at Forums....
     
  9. Jan 4, 2013 at 5:50 PM
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    OZ-T

    OZ-T [OP] All of those moments....will be lost.....in time

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    It's not a TDI though
     
  10. Jan 4, 2013 at 5:51 PM
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    rme

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    okay try this one:

    www.vwvortex.com
     
  11. Jan 4, 2013 at 8:10 PM
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    OZ-T

    OZ-T [OP] All of those moments....will be lost.....in time

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    OME 885x , OME shocks and Dakars , Wheelers SuperBumps front and rear , 275/70/17 Hankook ATm , OEM bed mat , Weathertech digifit floor liners , Weathertech in-channel vents , headache rack , Leer 100RCC commercial canopy , TRD bedside decals removed , Devil Horns by Andres , HomerTaco Satoshi
    Got that one , been checking it out

    Thanks
     
  12. Jan 4, 2013 at 8:22 PM
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    Delmarva

    Delmarva Mayor of TW

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    so essentially just like TW...........
     
  13. Jan 5, 2013 at 6:54 AM
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    rme

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    don't forget to use the search function. It is extremely useful when you start looking for stuff.
     
  14. Jan 5, 2013 at 7:33 AM
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    Doc4216 Housework can't kill you, but why take a chance?

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  15. Jan 5, 2013 at 7:38 AM
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    vortex is an abortion of a forum. dont get me wrong, the people are knowledgeable. but they are some of the biggest dicks ive ever seen in my life
     
  16. Jan 5, 2013 at 9:08 AM
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    OZ-T

    OZ-T [OP] All of those moments....will be lost.....in time

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  17. Jan 5, 2013 at 9:17 AM
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    Yep, VW Vortex if you can stand the childish posts. Mk5forums is the one I prefer, not a big or as many posts, but more knowlegable and much less BS.

    I have a modified 2009 GTI, 330WHP makes it lots of fun, surprises a lot of v8 cars, and still gives 30mpg on the work commute.
     
  18. Jan 5, 2013 at 9:17 AM
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    OZ-T

    OZ-T [OP] All of those moments....will be lost.....in time

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    I'll kill you
     
  19. Jan 5, 2013 at 9:37 AM
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    OZ-T

    OZ-T [OP] All of those moments....will be lost.....in time

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    Bring it Peckerface
     
  20. Jan 9, 2013 at 6:46 AM
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    How does your wife like the VW? What kind of miles/kilometers per gallon/liter is she getting?
     
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