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VW MKVI-A6 Golf family including Jetta SportWagen (~ 2010-2014) Discussions area for A6/MkVI (2010-2014) Golf and Golf Wagons (Jetta Sportwagon in the USA).

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Old January 17th, 2019, 18:11   #1
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Default Options for mud guards on JSW?

I really like the Rally Armour ones on my GSW, but it doesn't look like they make them for the JSW. I liked them because, unlike stock mud guards, they don't contact any metal part of the body to potentially wear on the paint and eventually rust.

Has anyone had any luck with aftermarket mud guards or am I stuck with factory ones?
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Old January 18th, 2019, 02:40   #2
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I have not seen any for the JSW.

I have had factory ones on all my TDIs, have not noticed any erosion of the paint yet. But others have reported it for sure. They do trap a lot of debris as well.

Perhaps consider some 3M clear tape prior to installation if you are unable to find a better aftermarket replacement?
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Old January 18th, 2019, 17:45   #3
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I put cheap mud flaps on the front. (2012) They went on overtop the plastic wheel well liner.
I have rust forming on the rear hatch, rear quarter panels and the sills on the inside.....
VW recently approved my body repair claim for all butbthe sills. Because of the mud flaps they say. I know what I say but it’s been decided by them.
Take that for whats it’s worth when installing mudflaps.
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Old January 18th, 2019, 18:52   #4
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I want to buy a set of universal Rally Armor flaps, but the rear inner fender wells are hollow so I don’t know what to do. So VW is covering the rust for free?
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Old January 30th, 2019, 22:22   #5
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I thought all JSWs came with mudguards? At least in 2012 they did. Mudguards, monster mats including trunk, cargo blocks.
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Old January 31st, 2019, 00:50   #6
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My 2012 has monster mats, but not splash guards. They’re less than $30 on eBay for a set of four.
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Old January 31st, 2019, 09:48   #7
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My 2013 JSW TDI didn’t come with monster floor mats or mud guards. I bought new monsters, but I’m still looking for mudflaps.
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Old February 13th, 2019, 16:38   #8
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I ordered a set of Roxbloks, I’m still waiting to install them cause hardware is wrong for JSW have to get a set for the Golf apparently.
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Old February 14th, 2019, 15:55   #9
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First thing I did was remove the oem mudguards from my recently purchased '13 JSW. No paint damage but lots of mud trapped by the mudguards. Also amazing how much dirt I found behind the plastic inner fender liners. All gone now though.
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Old February 19th, 2019, 04:44   #10
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I don't see many posts of people using the RallyArmor ones or RokBloks ones on a JSW, has anyone found that they fit properly?

In theory the front ones, if made for a MK6 Golf should bolt on no issues, curious if the rear is the same. I like having a larger flap out back to cut down on the spray and crap that levitates to the rear window.
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