#AskDAP Show Episode 38 |Answering your VW and Audi Questions

May 19, 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 38 of the AskDAP Show


Questions answered above

1.What parts should I consider replacing when installing coilovers on my 2014 VW CC?

2.MK7 GTI has an knocking noise coming from under the car after a downpipe install. Any advice?

3.My VW MK5 GTI with a 2.0t FSI engine cuts off when I come to a stop.  It sometimes runs rough as well.  Any idea where to go?

4.What modifications or upgrades can I do to my vehicle to prolong the life of my modded engine?

5.I have a VW MK6 Jetta GLI and I’m planning to tune it.  What weakness should I look at to prepare this car for more power?


Links to Parts Talked about


VW CC Suspension Parts



VW MK7 GTI Downpipe Bracket with bushings




VW 2.0t FSI Cam Follower and Camshaft Issues



VW 2.0t FSI High Pressure Fuel Pump Info



VW 2.0t TSI Common Problems


VW 2.0t Diverter Valve (DV)



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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