#AskDAP Show Episode 53 |Answering your VW and Audi Questions

July 17, 2016

The AskDAP show is a show we put together with questions that come to us via Email, Twitter or questions we stumble on that we think might be helpful to the VW and Audi community.  We will be putting out these shows regularly and answering questions in video format.  To keep up with the latest episodes or videos we put out, subscribe to the DAP YouTube Channel.  To ask a question for the show send us an email to info@shopdap.com be sure to put #AskDAP in the subject line.

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Questions answered on Episode 53 of the AskDAP Show



Questions answered above

00:17 – Q1. If I take off the oil pan on my MK7 can I reuse that oil pan gasket or should I put RTV on it.

3:02 – Q2. Do you have any plans to do videos on MK7 GTI Club Sport parts?
5:18 – Q3. Does installing an APR software tune on my MK7 Golf R put excessive wear on the turbo?

7:07 – Q4. My local VW dealer is an APR dealer if I have them install the software on my car will it still void my warranty?

10:28 – Q5.I have an APR stage 2 tune on my MK7 and it seems like the power comes on really strong and aggressively. Would it be worth it to switch and would this give me a smoother power delivery?
Links to items talked about

MK7 GTI Oil Pan Gasket

MK7 Steel Oil Pan Assembly

MK7 GTI and Golf R Oettinger Rear Spoiler

MK7 Golf R Unitronic Software (Tune your car from Home)

MK7 GTI Unitronic Software (Tune your car from Home)


About the Host (Paul Barrett)

I have been a VW enthusiast and  professional since 2001.  I have worked in most roles in a VW dealers from Dealer Tech to Parts Manager.  With the AskDAP show we hope that by answering that 1 questions it might help others who dont know where these type of questions can be answered.

For more info about the me and the Deutsche Auto Parts story Click HERE

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