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  1. 2015 Serron alloys deterioration - leave two-tone or single colour respray?

    Volkswagen Golf GTE
    About five months after taking ownership of my previously owned GTE I noticed the Serron alloys were all deteriorating with the lacquer pealing off. I went back to dealer who offered to have three of them refurbished if I payed for the fourth, £80 plus VAT. Last September they were all fully...
  2. Wheel cleaning

    Volkswagen Golf GTE
    Am I correct in thinking that the alloy wheel cleaners that you get are just for the wheel spokes? Can you use it to clean the brake disc too? Should you/How do you clean the brake discs? I find they are getting red/dusty quite often probably because of the regenerative braking/less use of...
  3. Which Alloys Look Best?

    Volkswagen Passat GTE
    Hi Folks I'm just finalising my Passat GTE saloon order, final choice, which alloys? The standard look fine, but the other two options are only £105 more and there will soon be lots of Passat GTEs in the staff car park. Can't decide so thought I'd ask the experts. That's you guys btw! The...
  4. GTE Wheel Fitment?

    Volkswagen Golf GTE
    Hey all, I need some help here... I just got offered a set of VW Interlagos rims for my new Golf GTE. Specs: 18x8, ET41 -> (5x112) My worries is the offset, will ET41 be a problem? Specially thinking about keeping front wheels inside the wheel arches? -> Also, my car came with the 16" alloys...
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