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  1. 2017 Tiguan -- terrible MPG!

    Volkswagen Tiguan Forum
    Heya, I just joined this forum hoping to find out if my terrible MP3 is normal. I just bought a 2017 Tiguan with 11k miles on it. It looks & drives like a brand new car but after 3 fuel-ups I'm only getting 15.5 MPG. Now, I realize it's how you drive and I am coming from a Fiesta ST that I...
  2. Emergency Key in Passat TDI Estate 2008....Help please !

    Passat Owners Club
    Hi all I have just joined and run a 2008 Passat TDI Estate . One of my Key Fobs fails to remotely open or lock the doors it does however start the engine. I believe there should be a Key Barrel under one of the Door handle shrouds ...I have removed them all and under each is a blank metal...
  3. 75 to 79 Rabbit muffler (for sale)

    Golf MK1 / 1975-1983 (EURO)
    As the title says, muffler for 75-79 Rabbit BRAND NEW, never used. $25.00 plus the shipping
  4. For sale pair of new front shock kits. $125.00

    Private Party 'For Sale' Classifieds
    For sale a pair of brand new complete front shock kits for the following VW cars: 2012-2017 Beetle, 2006-2010 Bora, 2009-2015 CC, 2007-2015 EOS, 2010-2014 Golf, 2005-2015 Jetta, 2006-2016 Passat, 2009-2010 Passat CC, 2006-2009 Rabbit. These are Monroe Oespectrum Premium #72311 shocks with...
  5. Volkswagen GTI Dallas Rims

    Golf MK7 / 2015 and up
    Basically brand new, they were removed off the dealership car at 10 miles. They are 18 inches in diameter and 7.5 inches wide. I am asking 750 or best offer. I am in the Tampa Florida area so drop off would be great. Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  6. broken spring!!

    1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    a few years back I replaced my struts and mounts, and I made the terrible mistake of replacing my springs, thinking that the 30 year old ones would be getting soft enough by now to be worth replacing. now I have a broken driver side spring, and Im considering replacing it with my old spring, as...
  7. Toyota to Touareg TDI CPO?

    TDI General Discussion
    Hello, I’m a 75 year old car guy who no longer cares to crawl around under my cars. I’d be coming from a well maintained, no over its 125k warranty, no drama 2013 4Runner. I’m strongly considering a 2015-16 Touareg TDI CPO for better on road manners and long distance touring. I’d like to...
  8. chronic coolant-expansion-tank-cap-itis

    1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    ever since I bought my rabbit used in 2010, and after replacing my engine, and coolant expansion tank among other things, I have replaced the expansion tank cap seemingly incessantly over the years. perhaps twice a year most years, the caps fail, and I start losing coolant along the sides of the...
  9. Recommendations for Beetle Roof Rack

    Beetle Owners Club
    Hello everyone,, First time poster here... be nice to me, please! I have a 1972 VW Super Beetle and have been wanting to purchase a wooden roof rack for it. Anyone have suggestions for a specific brand? I love the vintage metal with the wood slats. I have seen them on Amazon,
  10. Winter Tire/Rim Recommendations for 2018 GTI Autobahn

    GTI MK7 / 2015 and up
    I pick up my brand new 2018 GTI Autobahn on Friday, my first GTI, I’m so excited. But I want to get winter tires for them, and am looking for recommendations. Can I drop to a smaller wheel with a bigger profile winter tire, as long as the bolt pattern is still 5x112? Need to keep costs down...
  11. Window trim for 1985 two-door golf

    Golf Owners Club
    My brother just fully repainted his 1985 two-door golf. Now it looks (and drives) just like a brand new car. However there is one problem. The chrome trim embedded in the rubber around the passenger door window is bent from when a guy tried to broke into the car and tried to steal the radio...
  12. 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...
  13. Alternator problem VW Rabbit 77 help!!!!!1

    1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    Hey guys, I am a new owner of a VW Rabbit 1977 1.6 fuel injection rabbit. A week ago my alternator and battery died, I checked the bentley's book and it said I need a 55 amp alternator because my car does have AC. I could not determine if i had a Bosh or Motorola or 55amp or 65 amp alternator so...
  14. We're back....! 3rd times a charm folks

    RABBIT OWNERS CLUB Sent from my VS987 using Tapatalk
  15. Weird Grinding/Scratchy Humming Noise When Accelerating at around 25-30 MPH

    Jetta / Bora MK6 / 2011 and up
    Hello all, I have a brand new 2019 Jetta SE that is making a weird grinding/scratchy humming sound when I accelerate to around 25-30mph and goes away after that. No noise when I decelerate down to 25-30 MPH. I don't know what could possibly be the issue, since it's a brand new car. I will have...
  16. 2015 Jetta TDI water leaks when rains *no sunroof*

    Jetta Owners Club
    I'm having a problem with water leaking inside my car when it rains. It's started very suddenly and noticed it by the smell. It's mostly in the back seat, driver side floor, but some on the car seat as well. Car is parked down hill. I was thinking at first I left the window down slightly at...

    Beetle Owners Club
    Brand new, never used, still in box. Received as a gift and never used. Have sold my VW. $95 + shipping
  18. Newbie here with my 71 bug

    Aircooled Classic Beetle Technical Forum
    Long story but finally rethought 71 bug ,it has stock motor with duals that leak will get info n brand sunday Sent from my SM-G930P using Tapatalk
  19. new owner 1.8T 2017

    Passat New To Forum / Frequently Asked Questions
    hello yall...from Texas and its been almost one year of my 2017 passat. Its a 1.8T with technology package.. Just had 10,000 mile oil change free from the dealer. So far its been a good car. I come from Lexus background and this is will be my 1st german car. I am very nervous because of the...
  20. Offset and 17" wheels

    Jetta / Bora MK6 / 2011 and up
    Hi! Im looking for someone who has a Sportwagen with 17"X8 wheels with 45 offset. I want change my 16" for 17" but im not sure about the offset, i dont want have too much outer sidewall. So im looking for pictures of your Jetta :) Thank you!