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  1. Cold Start Issue!!

    Golf MK3 / 1993-1998
    So, Ive got a mk3 GTI 2.0 (2E Engine code) Its developed an annoying cold start issue - will take a few cranks for it to kick into life, once warm, its sweet. Not sure if my engine has got a cold start valve or not Any suggestions?! Also, any good, reputable VW specialists in London...
  2. Ignition problems>> pls help

    Passat B7 Forums
    Hi there, I have a problem with my B7 Passat Cc that is more than annoying. The engine won't crank but all the lights and radio work. Unfortunately I cannot post the youtube link with the video but you can find it by typing on Youtube: VW PASSAT B7 CC IGNITION PROBLEM
  3. 2007 Locking System

    VW Rabbit MKV Forum 2006/2007/2008/2009
    As anyone ever sorted the locking system on a 2007 Rabbit? I have a hand me down car with just 30,000 miles on it but it has it share of problems. First and most annoying is that the only way you can lock it is with the fob. The other related issue is that it locks all the doors sort of at...
  4. Brake clunk and mileage question/help mk4 GTI

    GTI MK4 / 1999-2005
    Hi, sorry if someone has posted about this a million times but..... Brake clunk meh so annoying. Are there any shim kits available or has anyone found a brand of pads that don't shimmy around as much? I just bought the generic duralast pads. Mileage... I'm getting 20-21mpg perhaps my foots a...
  5. Hi, New Guy Here....

    Golf MK4 / 1999-2002
    Hi, New Guy Here..... Got an issue with my 1999 1.6 SE Golf, hoping someone on here can point me in the right direction. When started, the car will not hold a tick over. The revs wander up and down, not by much, only one or Two lines. Also when driving at low speed, say parking or around...
  6. Humming noice from engine department 2017 VW Tiguan

    VW Tiguan Technical
    2017 VW Tiguan 4 motion When driving and slowly/normally accelerating there comes a humming noice (like subwoofers sound) from engine at 1500 RPM every time. Quite annoying. At the dealership say it is normal sound in order to optimize/improve gas consumption. Not sure if I should believe that...
  7. HUMMING NOICE FROM ENGINE DEPARTMENT 2017 Tiguan

    Tiguan New To Forum / Frequently Asked Questions
    2017 VW Tiguan 4 motion When driving and slowly/normally accelerating there comes a humming noice (like subwoofers sound) from engine at 1500 RPM every time. Quite annoying. At the dealership say it is normal sound in order to optimize/improve gas consumption. Not sure if I should believe...
  8. brake warning signal beeping

    Passat B5 Forums
    i have the annoying chime going off everyfive seconds i would like to figure why??. brakes are good did pads and rotors a few months ago and fluid is at the top. somebody said it might be related to some wire connection under the back seat that might be loose or have a dirty contact. i just cant...
  9. QUESTION 2012 Passat, Horn honks with 90-180 degrees of steering wheel input.

    Ask A Volkswagen TECH - Hosted by Nitroscope8
    Sorry boys, first time on the site. 2012 Passat honks during turns while driving, very annoying. I have removed the airbag a nd checked for chaffed wires that I could see, none found. Oh....and it's intermittent too. Sometimes only happens after driving for 15 to 30 minutes. Did anyone see this...
  10. Proud new owner of a 2007 RABBIT.. NEED HELP "seats and vibration" :)

    RABBIT OWNERS CLUB
    hello all, I am sure this question has been answered and I am humbly asking for some advise. My interior is less than perfect and I have the chance to buy some seats "front and back" from a 2008 GTI and I am concerned it wont fit and the wires wont line up.. Is this something that is kinda...
  11. Possible Cam Shaft issue ?

    GTI MK6 / 2009-2014
    Hi my 2010 GTI is flashing with " Engine Fault, Take to service" it was recently in for a new automatic DSG Clutch & the mechanic advised me that the engine fault is coming up due to a " CAM SHAFT " problem , I am not to knowledgable with these has anyone had a similar problem or had Cam shaft...
  12. Sunroof Shade

    GTI New To The Forum / Frequently Asked Questions
    Has anyone had any issues with their sunshade staying closed? I've had my 2016 GTI for a year and when I close the sunshade, it slowly pulls open about an inch or two. It's not a huge deal, but it's a little annoying and I hate to make it a warranty issue.
  13. Braking problems bora 2005 highline

    Jetta / Bora MK4 / 1999-2004
    Hi iv got a bora highline 2006. Iv recently changes both front wheel bearings and iv got a new problems since with my breaks. They seem to shake when breaking 50-60mph. Also occupational when going over something and coming to stop it skids. Not always bit sometimes can be extremely annoying...
  14. Self locking

    Passat New To Forum / Frequently Asked Questions
    I am looking for some help with an annoying feature of my 2016 Passat estate which is driving me mad. I am an electrician and when using the tailgate of the car after around thirty seconds the car locks itself even with the tailgate still in the open position. This isn't a problem until I return...
  15. Roof Lining hangs low and disconnected completely from both roof lights... help!

    VW Rabbit MKV Forum 2006/2007/2008/2009
    Is it common for these Rabbits to have issues with the roof liner? I picked up an 07 VW Rabbit with only 80k original miles, and the exterior interior looks FLAWLESS except for the roof liner. If you looked at my roof liner you'd think it was in some POS car that's been sitting at the dump in...
  16. Dingy thing?

    1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    so with our recently acquired rabbit, I have noticed that it doesn't seem to ding... Like, most cars have that really annoying "DING DING DING DING" when you leave the E brake on, or if you leave the headlights on or something like that. Did these cars come with them? Is mine missing it? Or does...
  17. VW Locking Mechanism Question

    Jetta / Bora MK6 / 2011 and up
    I have a 2014 Jetta S and every time I go to lock the car, it beeps. This is particularly annoying when I am locking the car outside a restaurant, or in the garage. I am paranoid about my car getting stolen or broken into because it is my first car. Anyone know if there is something I can do...
  18. passat b7 satnav??

    Passat Owners Club
    Just got a new car! its a 2.0 tdi bluemotion tech sport.. lovely car car but i cant seem to work the sat nav, well it works but you cant seem to enter at post code/area code. Its really annoying and kind of counter productive, because the whole point of sat nav is to tell you where to go. I can...
  19. 2013 Passat automatic

    General Volkswagen Discussion
    Hi I just purchase the passat in November. I've been having this noise I believe coming from the front. Usually happens when taking corners and it is in 4 and mostly 5 gear, doesnt seem to downshift enough. Also in traffic it could be in those gears and rpm is about 1100 to 1200 rpms, but if I...
  20. 2013 Passat automatic

    Passat B7 Forums
    Hi I just purchase the passat in November. I've been having this noise I believe coming from the front. Usually happens when taking corners and it is in 4 and mostly 5 gear, doesnt seem to downshift enough. Also in traffic it could be in those gears and rpm is about 1100 to 1200 rpms, but if I...
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