B6 Passat/CC Fog Light Harness Installation Guide

If you have a B6 Passat or CC and it was not equipped with fog lamps, you can always do it yourself! This harness will allow you to take factory fog lamps and wire them into your car quickly and easily. This is the ideal kit if your car was not equipped with fog [...]

September 14th, 2017|About, Body & Exterior, DIYs, General, Lighting, Tech Tips, Uncategorized, Volkswagen|Comments Off on B6 Passat/CC Fog Light Harness Installation Guide

Schwaben Professional VAG Scan Tool – Functions, Settings, and Operation

Today's cars are all about electronics. Computers have a hand in virtually every system on the car, so it goes without saying that a scan tool is one of the most important pieces of equipment you need. Whether it's maintenance, diagnosis, or performance you require, it's an absolute necessity. When you own a Volkswagen or [...]

6-Speed Clutch Bleeder Block Installation

Which Kit Do I Need? The ECS Tuning 6-speed Clutch Bleeder Block is available in two kits to t a wide range of VW-Audi vehicles. The two kits are identical except for a difference in the fluid seal used to connect the hose from the clutch master cylinder to the bleeder block. The illustration on [...]

August 31st, 2017|Audi, DIYs, Drivetrain, Volkswagen|Comments Off on 6-Speed Clutch Bleeder Block Installation

VW MK4 Golf/Jetta/GLI/337/20TH Fog Light Wiring Harness Installation

Installation Step 1 Mount relay Mount the fog lamp relay (lower arrow) in the engine compartment near the battery. Here, we remove the plastic hood cable shield (two screws, top arrows), then drill a hole in the shield to mount the relay. Drilling two extra holes let us tie wrap the harness wires to the [...]

August 30th, 2017|DIYs, Interior, Lighting, Volkswagen|Comments Off on VW MK4 Golf/Jetta/GLI/337/20TH Fog Light Wiring Harness Installation

GFB DV+ Installation Instructions

GFB DV+ Diverter Valve Installation Instructions IMPORTANT! All GFB pistons are checked for fitment and tolerance before shipment. Please do not drop the GFB piston onto a hard surface as this may cause (invisible) damage that could result in boost leaks or sticking. Installation: Locate factory diverter valve solenoid. It will either be mounted directly [...]

August 22nd, 2017|Audi, DIYs, Engine, Intake, Volkswagen|Comments Off on GFB DV+ Installation Instructions

ECS Nation: Jake’s 2008 VW MK5 GTI

Introduction My car is a 2008.5 Volkswagen GTI 4 door, It has quite the list of modifications and most are done by myself and friends inside my garage. Modification List Full APR RSC turbo back exhaust ~IPAD mini radio TSW rascasse 2 piece welded wheels APR stage 2+ tune BSH Cold air intake Sprint Blue [...]

July 28th, 2017|ECS Nation, ECS Show Nation, Volkswagen|Comments Off on ECS Nation: Jake’s 2008 VW MK5 GTI

ECS Tuning Turbo Blanket Installation VW MK7 Golf/GTI/Golf R – Audi A3/S3 1.8T/2.0T Gen3

Introduction Part Number: ES#3102387 The turbocharger - one of the easiest and most efficient ways to get horsepower out of your engine. It works great, but are you looking to get an “edge” on performance and get the most out of it? If so, our new ECS Tuning Turbo Blanket is the answer! How does [...]

July 25th, 2017|Audi, DIYs, Engine, Turbo, Volkswagen|Comments Off on ECS Tuning Turbo Blanket Installation VW MK7 Golf/GTI/Golf R – Audi A3/S3 1.8T/2.0T Gen3

New Product: VW MK6 ECS Hatch Cover Fix Kit

Introduction If your rear hatch cover (sometimes called a parcel shelf) is no longer being drawn up when your hatch is opened then your hatch cover strings and/or mounting pins may be broken. Up until now, the only fix available was to replace the already-failure prone hatch string(s) and/or the more costly hatch trim if the [...]

July 24th, 2017|Interior, New Products, Volkswagen|Comments Off on New Product: VW MK6 ECS Hatch Cover Fix Kit