#AskDAP Show Episode 41 |Answering your VW and Audi Questions

May 25, 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 41 of the AskDAP Show



Questions answered above

1.Instead of installing an intake on my MK6 GTI I was thinking about a ways to allow my engine to breath better, Thoughts?

2.My 2009 CC with a TSI engine has an oil leak.  I assume this is from the crank/cam seal is this something I can do on my own?

3.I was thinking of doing Sea Foam on my MK7 GTI, where should I introduce it and would you recommend this as a preventative?

4.I have a 2012 Tiguan, 1 Is there a way to reset the computer systems? 2 What are the disadvantages of performance brakes? 3 My temp gauges stays at 190 is this normal or is it broken?

5.Is there a way to check to ensure the turbo on my MK7 GTI isnt going to fail?


Links to Parts Talked about



MK6 GTI K&N Air Filter for 1K0129620D


Unitronic Uniconnect + Cable for MK6 GTI



Green Flange Sealant for 2.0t TSI





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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