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    ^^^nibose: see my response on the Ross-Tech forum...

    ^^^nibose: see my response on the Ross-Tech forum to your near identical questions

    Don
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    hmm......... Jaycar - my favorite shop!! As I...

    hmm......... Jaycar - my favorite shop!!

    As I said, I suspect that "retina burning" LED illumination will probably be problematic in night-time conditions. This ciruit design might be useful - I...
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    hmm......... Of course it's entirely your...

    hmm......... Of course it's entirely your decision -but IMO, your "indiscriminate" design (which is ostensibly replicating the BS light onto the dash) will still suffer from the annoyance factor....
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    notaGolfR: It's certainly doable- IMO. ...

    notaGolfR: It's certainly doable- IMO.

    However, I think you meant "in parallel", rather than "in series" - the irony is that if you connect the buzzer in series, you will further reduce the lamp...
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    Fasionci: hmm...... that's an interesting...

    Fasionci: hmm...... that's an interesting proposal!!

    Regardless of whether you use reverse lights, or fog lights and if you just connect the lamp wires together to achieve parallel operation - I...
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    ^^^Fashionci:thanks for the kind words - but as...

    ^^^Fashionci:thanks for the kind words - but as you can see from my attributions in the VCDS reference thread, many tweaks are authored by other colleagues (so the thread content is really a forum...
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    ^^^ hmm.......... "ACC not available" likely...

    ^^^ hmm.......... "ACC not available" likely refers to Adaptive Cruise Control (not the Air Conditioner - which is called HVAC module). If you have removed the power supply to the front Radar -...
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    Or if ODIS isn't an option - try looking at a...

    Or if ODIS isn't an option - try looking at a previous auto-scan (VCDS saves these in the sub-directory C:\Ross-Tech\VCDS\Scans)

    Or if you have previously created an adaptation map of the hex03...
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    ^^^^ The logic for this tweak is real odd IMHO -...

    ^^^^ The logic for this tweak is real odd IMHO - why on God's green earth would you want to switch-on the high mounted brake light when the hatch is open?

    As I understand, when someone opens the...
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    try changing Lichtfunkion E22 to "not active" ...

    try changing Lichtfunkion E22 to "not active"

    not sure what you mean by "cornering lights from the main lamps"?

    Don
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    Komoornik: bummer!! If you used my tweak...

    Komoornik: bummer!! If you used my tweak instructions - then I've received many responses confirming that they work OK.

    There are lots of ways that the tweak could go wrong - perhaps the best way...
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    ^^^ stealer=euphemism for dealer - the place...

    ^^^ stealer=euphemism for dealer - the place where you pay an exorbitant price for EVERYTHING!!
    YES - you "need to purchase the one shown in the second pic"
    NO - thoughts on the steering wheel. I...
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    I guess that you could get the part number of the...

    I guess that you could get the part number of the BCM from your car (perhaps using a diagnostic device like VCDS, or OBD11)- then go to your friendly stealer - and ask their spare parts division if...
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    Nitin: What an excellent question - thanks for...

    Nitin: What an excellent question - thanks for asking it !!

    As OPs have indicated, the light switch in your picture already includes a fog light facility - which is a very good thing if you also...
  15. Ilan: Thanks for the PM My wiring diagrams...

    Ilan: Thanks for the PM

    My wiring diagrams are a little different, but they support your interpretation: there are ostensibly 2 x basic functions that the connector on the end of the Reverse...
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    Sticky: ^^^^ Dan: it really does depend on the car's...

    ^^^^ Dan: it really does depend on the car's build year and as a consequence - what model BCM (the hex09 module) is fitted. There was a major re-write of the "Parent" names in the adaptation channel...
  17. Thread: TJA on 2018 MK7.5

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    Gabriel: Notwithstanding your location, perhaps...

    Gabriel: Notwithstanding your location, perhaps read THIS

    Don
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    Not sure - but try it. The settings can always be...

    Not sure - but try it. The settings can always be reverted back if it doesn't work. And, it might be worth factory reset on the MENU screen (definitely, don't use the factory reset in OBD11/VCDS)...
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    ^ ^^^ this is a pic of the Battery monitor module...

    ^ ^^^ this is a pic of the Battery monitor module (J367) that is connected to the negative terminal that Hillbilly refers-to (I think). J367 is basically a coil of wire with a few electronic...
  20. Thread: Halogen to LED's

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    ^^ ^^ if I could add to the responses thus far...

    ^^ ^^ if I could add to the responses thus far (above)- the Golf mk 7 has a couple of added features that helps in managing the differences between incandescent and LED lamps (as the Hawk has...
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    hmm..... not inexpensive - but looks...

    hmm..... not inexpensive - but looks interesting!!! Marketing blurb suggests that the entire install process is plug-and-play. I guess this would be my greatest concern - quality of after sales...
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    ^^^ Assuming that you use VCDS (not difficult to...

    ^^^ Assuming that you use VCDS (not difficult to translate to OBD11 speak), try this:



    Go to the hex09 module (BCM)
    Enter the magic number 31347 as the security code
    Go to Adaptation
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    Of course anything is possible and I'm guessing - but what you describe sounds like a front wheel bearing to me . If it happens when you turn left (or a gentle turn left) it's likely the bearing on...
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    hmm........ I would suggest that you seriously...

    hmm........ I would suggest that you seriously consider doing a heap of research on this project before spending any money.I don't think that you will have CP issues with the hex01 module - if the...
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    ryan: I've now done this tweak on many MQB...

    ryan: I've now done this tweak on many MQB platform vehicles (mk7, Tiggy, A3 etc) - but always here in Melbourne.

    Since the early days when I first wrote-up the instructions, I've found on very...
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