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  1. 101K Miles - What Should I Do Now?

    VW Rabbit MKV Forum 2006/2007/2008/2009
    I just went over 101K and my car is running flawlessly. Always has been a stellar performer, and it has been a a perfect 10 in the maintenance dept. (although I do keep up on it and take really good care of it) However, once you break the six digit threshold, there is more serious preventative...
  2. Transmission Code 2015-2016 GLI 2.0 PZEV

    Jetta / Bora MK6 / 2011 and up
    having a bit of trouble finding the transmission code information for this vehicle. i would appreciate if someone could take a peek and see what 3 letter tranny code is on top of the the Farcelift GLI 02e DSg its on the heat shield near the sticker. , im not certain if the 15MY and 16MY are...
  3. PDF: 1975 - 80 Rabbit Car Care Guide ...and Dasher ...and Scirocco.

    1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    Someone gave me this aftermarket Mk1 Rabbit manual. I guess Popular Mechanics used to do these? Anyways, I scanned it in. Some fun section is titled "How Not to Blow Up Your Battery":
  4. Who repairs sunroof leaks?

    My Tiguan SEL appears to have a leaky sunroof. Would it be best to find a windshield repair shop or a general repair garage to take care of it? I called a windshield place first and they said they don't work on sunroofs.
  5. Have a user that is starting to be a pain.

    MODERATOR's Forum
    2013TDI Is really beginning to drag some folks. He reports every double post. Today I suppose I was a tad tardy, and he posted in the double post. see this post. He referred the op back to the original post...
  6. Horn not working (column not grounded)

    1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    Hey VW people, New caretaker of my wife's new 87 cabriolet (built on the MK1 platform). I need to get it inspected and the horn has to work. Here is the rundown. Fuse is good Relay is operational Horns work when powerprobed (Removed cover on steering wheel) Have continuity in horn buttons...
  7. How to remove Cabriolet Rear Hatch Lock Cylinder.

    MK1 Rabbit Body
    Remove the cover over the lock assembly. Remove Latch arm out of the lock Remove the 2 Phillips screws Remove the lock assembly, and take care of the seal. On the back of the latch there is a Pin. Force this pin out a wee bit to the outside. Push the lock up, this will allow you to...
  8. 2010 TDI Jetta wagon for sale

    Private Party 'For Sale' Classifieds
    TDI wagon for sale.. engine or entire car. Engine 10,000$. Entire car 12,500$ ,118k miles
  9. Children's bedroom wallpaper

    Classic VW Beetle / Bug Forum
    Can anyone help, We're looking to decorate my sons room and the theme is obviously vw beetles, but I can find any anywhere? Plenty of vw bus wallpaper but none with beetles on, don't care where in the world it's from, any links welcome...
  10. Why transmission go out in Jettas?

    Jetta / Bora MK4 / 1999-2004
    I was going to buy Jetta however after looking on craigslist i found that there are ton of them with automatic transmission issues, i seen this problem also in volvos and fords, what you think causing it to go out? If i buy Jetta with working auto transmission how do i know it wont go out...
  11. Broken camshaft soon after timing belt changed

    GTI MK5 / 2006-2009
    My mechanic changed my timing belt at 101k miles. At about 102k, my engine died on the freeway. I had it towed to the dealer and they said the camshaft broke. They also said the timing belt was put on slightly crooked. I took good care of the car, regular oil changes, plugs, etc. Any way the...
  12. CC-2013 Dashboard bezel faded!!

    CC Newbs / CC FAQs
    Picture speaks by itself, I spoke with VW customer care and they were not able to help me as they said that it was not a defect on the part (which I argued), knowing the quality interior of these cars it is hard to understand how the bezel got deteriorated. I am not the first owner and I bought...
  13. New User - New Passat

    Passat New To Forum / Frequently Asked Questions
    Just let me introduce myself. I am David from Andorra, new user in this phorum and new owner of a Passat SW Alltrack 2016, delivered yesterday. I hope I can be member of this family. Take care and regards from Andorra.
  14. 2006 Jetta vibrating above 50mph

    Jetta / Bora MK5 / 2005–2010
    Hi guys! I have a 2006 Jetta. My car starts vibrating very badly once I touch the 50 mph mark. It becomes hard to drive after 50 mph. I took it to the VW services center. They replaced my tires. It was fine for the first 200 miles. Now again I have the same issue. My car starts vibrating after...
  15. New Bug Owner

    Classic VW Beetle / Bug Forum
    Hello I just purchased a 1979 VW super beetle for my wife. She turns 40 next year and I have it hidden in a barn until spring. It was owned by a Dr and he really looked like he took care of it. As you can see in some of the photos he took it down to the metal and painted it. I paid $10000...
  16. 84 rabbit conv full spare tire

    1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    I now have just about all the mechanical items taken care of, but while driving through the southern Catskills in NYS, I took a flat tire on a dirt road enroute to Alder Lake. The rumbling down the road gave me thescare of something majors. I was relived to find just a rear flat rather then a...
  17. Vw warrantee issues

    Passat Owners Club
    Hi to all, I'm writing for a friend with a 2012 Passat TDI. It's a 6 speed manual at the dealers now because some small piece failed inside the case and the transmission imploded. He is under the warranty time period, but slightly past the mileage amount. The dealer want $8000 to make it right...
  18. 1988 vw fox wagon

    Volkswagen Technical Discussions - General
    Hi everybody, new to this club and I need some help for my fox , failed smog test do to some bad hoses and my air intake boot and that's what I am trying to find , part number #026133357. I wonder if anybody can help me with this.HELP This car has taken me to hell and back so I need to take...
  19. Routan Braking Issues

    Volkswagen Routan Forum
    I have a 2011 Routan SE that I have had from new in that time the rotors have been remachined/skimmed and the rear rotors replaced under warranty, I still havent reached 15,000 miles on the vehicle and last month issues returned, dealership told me all rotors and pads need to be replaced at at...
  20. Can anybody share experience buying extended warranty?

    I just bought 2014 tig today. The dealer shop offered several extended warranty programs. Among thos, I am thinking to have Vehicel service Agreement, Car care maintanance, and Tire & wheell protection. The problem is the cost. Vehicel service Agreement costs $2986 for 5/100k. Car care...