finally had an oil change after ~10k miles. 6 quarts of mobil one 0w40 and a mann oil filter changed at european auto tech.
had the car waxed.
installed oem vw votex roof bars, thule 599xtr big mouth biek carrier (with thule xadapt 2 adapter kit), and thule 872xt 44" fairing
replaced leaking water pump. installed a new serpentine belt while i was in there.
had 3 toyo t1r tires swapped from the bbs ch wheels plus 1 new one onto the ssr competition wheels. the toyo ra1 tires have finally been laid to rest.