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  1. Volkswagen Technical Discussions - General
    Hi had an injector blow out a month ago and since had them refurbed and replaced. Since then it has felt like it’s gone into limp mode. A few questions; does the throttle body stay open all the time when idling through to throttle? Two codes showed up one cam timing sensor and other is fuel...
  2. General Volkswagen Discussion
    Hello everyone, New here and my first thread. I have recently bought my first VW and converted the back into a camper. I was wondering what bumpers from other VW models will i be able to do a straight swap with. I know Touran is one, I cant find much online but was looking for help. The reason...
  3. 1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    Hello everyone, I have a 1980 Vw Caddy with an automatic transmission. I been told that transmission is cracked and can’t be repaired. Any idea where I can get another transmission of from what year and other Vw I could get it from? Thanks in advance to whoever respond.
  4. Ask A Volkswagen TECH - Hosted by Nitroscope8
    Hi, For a few weeks I've noticed a creaking noise after about 10 minutes of driving and only when turning at slow speed or almost stationary. I can see that the coil on the passenger side isn't turning smoothly and stutters as the wheel turns in sync with the noise so we're pretty convinced...
  5. Volkswagen Technical Discussions - General
    hello ! I just got the 2012 Caddy and I am loving that car! I noticed something strange though. The first day i got the car I could easily pair my iphone with the car and it worked just fine. Now, I know that you have to do that one time and it works perfectly for the next time you get in the...
    My Pickup Showcase I have to sell my 1982 Rabbit Pickup. It has a gas motor, with 7400 miles on the new engine. The car is located in California. Can you please weigh in an let me know what you think I should be asking for it? Thanks, Penny
  7. TDI / Diesel Owners Club
    Hi all, Ive just purchased a 2009 VW Caddy C20 TDi with a 1.9 BLS engine which is knackered, what other engine choices are there i.e BKC, BKD etc. I'm looking for something that will go straight in as a direct replacement.
  8. TDI / Diesel Owners Club
    Hello all I’m new to this forum and I need some advice regarding my situation! I’ll try to explain with as much detail as possible.. The car is a 1981 vw rabbit pickup with a turbo Diesel engine out of a mk2 Jetta. I believe the engine code is MF. So it started running hot towards the end of the...
  9. 1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    What is the rated GPM requirements of the IP in the 1.6 NA? I'm looking to do a 2-tank system in the near future on the 80 Caddy and POSSIBLY the '84 HB I as well. Need a couple 3-way solenoid valves to make it work and my selection is currently set on 2 different sizes. One varies between...
  10. 1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    I'm looking for tailgate straps for 81 vw rabbit pickup. They're very difficult to find. Someone suggested that I use tailgate straps from a different pickup. Anybody have any helpful ideas?
  11. 1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    I have a 1981 VW rabbit pickup that I installed a 1983 engine and 5 speed out of a 1983 turbo Jetta. My question, When I change the oil I put in 4.5 qts of oil. The level on the dipstick is quite a ways up from the marks. I have tried looking for the oil capacity of a turbo jetta and can't find...
  12. 1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    This is off my 1981 VW Caddy 1.6l with low compression. What has to be done ??? Thanks Allen
  13. 1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    I have a 1981 VW Caddy with 1.6l diesel (bad engine-no compression). Thinking about putting another diesel in it. My question--what sizes can I put in it and out of what cars will fit?? I am not interested in getting into changing wires and going computer.
  14. 1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    I have owned a 1981 Caddy diesel for a number of years. I recently, 5000 miles ago, rebuilt and installed a 1.6 turbo diesel engine and 5 speed from a 1983 Jetta. I works absolutely great! I believe it has the original radiator. What would be a better radiator to replace it with. It is not...
  15. 1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    hey guys trying to get some ideas what do you think Chrome or black bumpers? for my Caddy
  16. 1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    need help with Caddy 1981 fuse diagram I posted picture need to know were's the turn signal flasher relay thanks CF
  17. 1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    I have got a 1981 Caddy with 1.6l diesel. I thought I had a blown head gasket but it turn out to be a corner was broke off on the rear bolt. I bought another used engine and got my butt burner, low compression, around 290 psi. Ok my question is on the engine with low compression can I put the...
  18. 1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    I have a 1988 Caddy diesel pickup that was built in Germany for the German Red Cross. Has 10,000 orig. km but my mechanic says the injector pump is bad. Any idea where I may find one, what differences are, or if anyone rebuilds them? they are having no luck finding one, but it has a german vin...
  19. Private Party 'For Sale' Classifieds
    For-Sale: Antenna, SOLD: Fixed length antenna stalk removed from an 84 MK1 Mast only, no base. $13 plus shipping. Send me a zip code for a shipping estimate. I can accept PayPal
  20. MK1 Rabbit Engine
    I've been trying to trouble shoot this vehicle for the past few days and it's been a headache. I'm also having issues getting it tagged that's why it sat for so long and I can no longer park it where it currently sits. So far I've established that glow plugs are getting power and fuel shut off...
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