I'm interested in buying my first Golf. Specifically, the 2015+ DSG.. Undecided on tsi vs tdi.
But I've seen there are a lot of problems with the dsg gearbox.
Can anyone tell me if the dsg gearbox on the mk 7 uses the 7 speed dry clutch? Or does the mk 7 only use the wet clutches...
Hi guys long time lurker but first time posting.
Looking for some advice if possible i have a vw golf mk6 1.6TDI 7 speed dsg. I have noticed when slowing down and the car shifts from 4th gear down to 3rd gear it makes a noise a grinding/screaching noise. But when accelerating up its fine and so...
I've been quoted $1250 to replace the engine oil cooler on my mk5 golf. I discovered oil in the coolant after noticing that the vehicle was losing power on take off. I've had it looked at and it seems like two separate issues - 1. need to replace engine oil cooler and 2. clutch is...
I have an 08 GTI [Mk V] with manual trans. would like to be able to start the car without having to press the clutch pedal, don't know which wires need to be disconnected or where they are. Has anyone successfully done this?
Just recently, my DSG auto gearbox has started losing power. I pull in, turn off the ignition and restart after a minute and things go back to normal meaning that it is probably a software problem. The last time a spanner icon has appeared in the gear display. Do I just get it checked out with a...
I am perplexed in trying to trouble shoot the clutch on my 2008 MKV Rabbit. :o The pedal recently lost a lot of its resistance. It now it engages pretty far out. Initially, I thought it may be the master cylinder. I checked both the master cylinder and slave cylinder and No leaking. The...
Hello! I'm new here and new to VWs as well. I bought a bunch of pressure plates from a closed import car mechanic's shop. They're all F&S Schweinfurt and I've included some pics to one of them as an example. I did some research about the part numbers but some of what I read doesn't match up to...
After driving the car for 30 or so minutes my new GLI will intermittently stall when coming to a stop, I have driven a manual transmission for 28 years so its not user error. This happens when the clutch is to the floor and in gear and sometimes with the clutch out and in...
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...
1980 rabbit truck AND MORE Price: $2000
RUNS AND DRIVES
last oil change 600miles ago
converted to a 5spd transmission from 83 cabriolet
canopy is sealed and dry
sitting since 2016
minor sun roof leak
canopy window-screens ripped
My 2008 Rabbit got a grinding noise only when clutch is applied, when released is gone. Already replace the DMF with a solid one and all of it’s components. It got a little bit silenced but still there. Any advice will be appreciated.
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Hi I’m getting a slight noise when pushing the clutch in 1st gear and sometimes 2nd gear, anyone have an idea what this could be? It’s coming directly under the gear stick( manual 6 speed) clutch does feel slightly soft as well.
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Just curious about clutch life all of you are getting.
I just replaced my original mk2 clutch two days ago as the pushrod finally pushed through the clutch plate. This is 100km shy of 400,000 km.
I guess that now I have replaced the clutch I shod get at least 300,000 more on the car. Well if...
I have an '81 diesel rabbit, older 1.5L Diesel engine with a newer 5 speed manual tranny.
Several months ago I was doing about 70 on the freeway in 5th gear, tried to downshift to 3rd and accidentally got 1st instead. (It was a long road trip, I was tired...) It ground pretty badly...
So I finally got a place to start working on my 74 beetle, he's stuck in first gear, and the coupler, and the clutch were replaced within the last few years. I was told it might be the "hockey stick in the nose cone" I know it's a front end transmission repair, and that I have...