Review: Volkswagen Golf R32 (2005 – 2009)
Quick, surefooted and well equipped.
The Audi S3 is more satisfying to drive really quickly. Less efficient than the Golf GTI, Skoda Octavia vRS and SEAT Leon Cupra.
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Report that VW's free or dealer contributed fix of the ATE Teves Mk 60 ABS/ESP module failure has ended in August 2015 because the cars were all then more than 6 years old. Fault discovered by VW dealer... Read more
Mk V Golf R32 not immune to Golf Mk V rusted front wing problem. Well known problem of the rubber sound proofing mat rubbing the inside of the wing. A TSB was issued in 2009 telling dealers to cut back... Read more
Both timing chains of 3.2 VR6 prone to stretching and jumping cogs, throwing out the timing. Due to the amount of dismantlung involved, replacing is a £3,000 job. Read more
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