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  1. PASSAT 2010 B6 wiper problem

    Passat Owners Club
    Hello I'm new here.... I'm trying to fix a my front wipers which stopped working. I took to a garage and they said it was the motor and said they could order and replace. The next they phoned and said actually they can't get the motor and I would have to contact VW. So having had a diagnostic...
  2. Stressed out Newbie.....Beetle DSG nightmare!

    New Beetle Technical Forum
    Hi! Completely new to this but a friend suggested this would be the place to ask for advice! I have a 2014 Beetle, 2.0s 6speed DSG (75000 miles) which I absolutely LOVE!!!! I've owned it for 18 months! A few days ago a spanner symbol appeared where the gear numbers are and the gears wouldn't...
  3. Dual rachet-like clatter from behind glovebox 2007 GTI

    GTI Owners Club
    (Just saw misspelled word in Thread subject. That's Dull, not Dual). This sound started a few days ago. Only heard when the engine is first turned on. Then stops after 30-60 seconds. Sound is like -- this is a very dated reference -- a playing card that has been afixed by a child to a...
  4. oil dipstick

    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...
  5. 0778 and 01316

    RABBIT OWNERS CLUB
    Hello forum. I have recently purchased a 2007 VW rabbit 2.5 I love it. I have wanted one for a while and this one came up for a good deal. No issues when I bought it. After driving for about 2-3 weeks I am getting the error codes 0778 (Steering wheel sensor) and 01316 (Brake control module) I...
  6. Window Control Button

    Golf MK6 / 2009 -2014
    Hey guys! My friend just told me that his MK6's right door window control button just not responding. Do you have any idea about the reason? And if we need to change it where we can find a new one?
  7. Ammeter

    MK1 Rabbit Electrical
    Can't remember if I posted this question before and I'm not able to find any threads. Sorry if this a repeat. My ammeter (dash light) on my 1982 VW Rabbit pickup stays on constantly..no flickering or change in brightness with engine revving. Volt meter showed a charging voltage of 14 volts...
  8. Help with MFD

    General Volkswagen Discussion
    I have a 2012 Jetta sportwagon. I can’t change anything on my MFD. I have looked it up and saw the steering wheel controls (which I don’t have) and also on the wiper control arm (I also don’t have). I don’t know how to change the display on it. I’ve tried everything. Any ideas? Thanks
  9. Looking to change engines

    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.
  10. Can i change heads from one motor to another

    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...
  11. Weird shudder on idle

    GTI MK7 / 2015 and up
    Hi all just have this weird intermittent shudder from the engine on idle car drives spot on no lights on the dash and the Rev needle stays still no rattles or knocks or bangs just this weird shudder on idle only any ideas what it could be or where I could start looking tried changing the plugs...
  12. Auto dimming mirror upgrade

    TDI / Diesel Owners Club
    Hi. New to the forum. Just picked up a 2014 TDI sportwagen and wanted to change rearview mirror to an Auto dimming one. Had seen one on eBay from 2012 pasat for 60 dollars. How easy is the swap and wht people use to hide the wires coming down from the overhead console. Thanks Sent from my...
  13. 2008 Jetta Radio Display is blank

    Jetta Owners Club
    I inherited a 2008 Jetta. Most all works fine, but the radio display is blank. I can turn it on and listen to the radio (tap on FM), adjust volume via the knob, etc. BUT, the display is completely blank. No text shows at all. I can change channels, etc, but can't see anything else on the...
  14. Battery Replacement - Tips and help

    Golf MK6 / 2009 -2014
    Hey guys I'm looking to change my friends Golf 2012 2.0 diesel on weekend and wanted to ask if they are an specific procedures when replacing the battery on these vehicles to be aware about? Thanks any help appreciated. Sent from my SM-G900F using Tapatalk
  15. 72 super beetle front beams

    Air-cooled Owners Club
    I have 1972 super beetle. it's a rat rod project. i do not like the way front struts sits. my question is can i change the front beam with a 1960's model regular beetle front beams? does it need any modification?
  16. 2006 passat Clutch Push rod snapped

    General Volkswagen Discussion
    I am asking for any of your experiences of similar issues and fixes please. The story so far, my 2006 2.0 tdi Passat had a full clutch kit including flywheel slave and fluid change, all was fine until she became redundant for a few weeks and when used again the clutch pedal became very stiff...
  17. Oil preasure light goes on after oil change and stayes on until the engine is warm

    General Volkswagen Discussion
    Hello. I changed the oil in my golf 3, 1.4L, 1997, and 2 weeks passed since. After i changed the oil, the oil light got on and it stayed like that until the engine got warm. It does the same thing every time i start the car. I took the car to a mechanic, and he sayed that he doesn't know why...
  18. 1980 Rabbit pickup AND EXTRAS 4 sale

    Private Party Car 'For Sale' Classifieds
    1980 rabbit truck AND MORE Price: $2000 pros: RUNS AND DRIVES new battery new clutch new axles last oil change 600miles ago converted to a 5spd transmission from 83 cabriolet canopy is sealed and dry cons: sitting since 2016 minor sun roof leak canopy window-screens ripped EXTRAS...
  19. Expensive VW Dealer Oil Changes

    General Volkswagen Discussion
    I'd like to keep having my 2014 Beetle convertible serviced at my NC VW dealer, but their "deal" is $69.95 for synthetic oil/filter change with no tire rotation. Our 2017 Honda CR-V dealer charges $49.95 for the same, AND rotates the tires. When I asked my VW dealer, I was told that VW Corporate...
  20. My Camshaft change update!! MK5 GTI

    Golf MK5 / 2003-2009
    Got started this weekend on the intake cam replacement, all is going well and can’t wait to get it back up and running this week. Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
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