#AskDAP Show Episode 57 |Answering your VW and Audi Questions

October 4, 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.

Thank you so much for watching…. We hope this info is helpful.



Questions answered on Episode 57 of the AskDAP Show

00:23 – Q1 – I wanted to change the color of the LEDs on my MK7 Taillights. Is there a way to open them and change the LED bulbs?

3:08 – Q2 – I have a MK7 GTI with a lighting package and I want to make the LED DRL on the inner part of my headlight light up like a Golf R. Is this something the OBDeleven can do?

6:14 – Q3 – I’m looking at the MK7 DV spacer and wanted to know if this would cause a boost leak or loss of power since its not recirculating the air?

8:33 – Q4 – I have a MK5 GTI 2.0t FSI engine. I have a hunting idle and replaced 2 bad coils and a cam adjuster solenoid valve. I still have the issue. Can you tell me whats up?

14:27 – Q5 – I have a fuel cut issues on my MK5 Jetta with a 2.0t FSI engine.  It has and upgraded fuel pump that is brand new and only been on for 20k miles.  Can you tell me what this could be?


Links talked about in this video

MK7 LED Tail Light Info and Parts HERE

MK7 Golf R European Headlights
MK7 DV Spacer HERE

System Too Lean Video by the Humble Mechanic
MK5 Jetta 2.0t Fuel Pump Module

MK5 Jetta 2.0t Intank Fuel Pump

MK5 Jetta 2.0t Fuel Pump and Module Upgrade

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.

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