Alphabetical Index of Parts/Equipment

My various pages feature a lot of parts, most of which I cover on the pages, while some were overlooked as minutia. I decided to list everything in one place. Here is a complete list of parts I use on my car, each with a link to my write-up or a manufacturer’s website.

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Amplifier – Rockford Fosgate T500X1BR – (Amazon)

Automatic Power-Off (for electronics panel) – APO3 – (Amazon)

Cargo Box – Yakima Showcase 15 – (Amazon)

Cargo Liner – Canvasback – (Amazon)

Clutch – RSR kit by HS Tuning

ECU Upgrade – APR Stage 1

Engine Oil – Liqui Moly Leichtlauf High Tech 5W-40 w/OEM Filters

Equalizer – Audio Control EQL – (Amazon)

Exhaust – Stock

Floor Liners – Findway F518

Ham Radio –  Icom ID-5100A Dual-Band DSTAR – (Amazon)

Hitch – EcoHitch Model #X7310 1-1/4″

Hitch Ball Mount – Curt Class 1, #C45018 (nice and short, but still clears the bumper)

Hitch Bumper Guard – Tow Ready #80400, protects bumper from “trailer kisses.”

Hitch Rack – Pro-Series 6500 for 1-1/4” Receivers – (Amazon)

Infotainment Upgrade – VW Helix Sound System

Intake – Stock

Intercooler – Stock

Oil Pan – USP Steel Upgrade

Roof Rack – Rhino Rack Vortex 2500 RS – (Amazon)

Stereo Upgrade –  VW Helix Sound System

Subwoofer – Rockford Fosgate T1S1-10 – (Amazon)

Suspension – Stock

Tires – Hankook Ventus S1 Noble2, 225/40R18 (stock).

Trailer –  2015 Carry-On 3.5x5LSHS (heavily modified)

Trailer Lighting Adapter –  ZCI #119250KIT – (Amazon)

Trailer Wheel Adapters –  AdaptIt USA 5×4.50-to-5×112

Tuning – APR Stage  1

Voltage Inverter – Wagan EL2601 Elite 400W Pro Pure Sine Inverter – (Amazon)

Voltage Regulation for Ham Radio –  N8XJK Super Booster

Wheels – Stock 18″ VW Nogaro

Wireless Phone Charger –  Read Here


Please feel free to contact me if you think anything is missing and should be featured.