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  1. VW Rabbit MKV Forum 2006/2007/2008/2009
    Hi All, hoping someone might have some advice here. The windows, door locks, mirror, and mirror turn signal on the passenger side doors are all dead. The door open switch also does not turn on the lights. Everything on the driver's side is 100% except being able to control the passenger side...
  2. Golf MK6 / 2009 -2014
    Hello all, Recently purchased a 2009 VW Golf MK6 2.0TDI. I am getting the coil light flashing along with engine management light on. My local mechanic says not to worry about this sensor until MOT time( October 2019). I am worried this may cause damage to DPF or any other components or worried...
  3. CC Owners Club
    Hi all. I need some help. I have a 2010 CC sport 2.0T. A light came on for about 3-5 seconds flashing and beeping and it read something along the lines of low oil pressure, stop engine. I cut off the engine since I was at a red light then turned it right back on. At no point did the engine ever...
  4. General Volkswagen Discussion
    Does anyone know a good classic beetle mechanic in mid Missouri. The last guy who worked on my car did more damage than good.
  5. 1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    Picked up another 1980 Caddy w/ factory shell. Found it back in November and its potential purchase was all part of "a plan" laid out upon selling the Lemon Snowball on the day it got it's eye punched out. Still have that car and still plan on selling on it...repairs have been made. Now all 4 of...
  6. GTI New To The Forum / Frequently Asked Questions
    Hi , I am new to this forum, I have a 2004 golf 1.9 TDi , wipers not working. I am trying to find out the correct way to test the motor, I have 3 wires, I have a perminant feed 12volts ?, I have an earth wire? The 3rd wire, comes from the Body control module and is spliced to a rain sensor if...
  7. Golf MK5 / 2003-2009
    Hi everyone I’m new to this site and live in Canada, my GTI that I recently purchased as my project to rebuild has a few issues mainly the intake cam lobe damage by the HPFP and an oil leak coming from the valve cover gasket. I’m trying to source parts for this work to be done and was wondering...
  8. 1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    My truck won't start after overcharging the battery. I changed the voltage regulator/alternator and the ICM. It still won't start. How would I check the coil? Would the hall sender in the distributor be suspect after charging at 18v for a couple of days? What damage and to what could result in...
  9. Scirocco Owners Club
    We are looking to sell our 1986 VW Scirocco 16V that is in fair condition. It has low mileage about 130,000. The car is complete, and it runs and drives but roughly. Although the car does have some rust, it is very restoreable. It does has minor damage to the rear quarter panel behind the wheel...
  10. Passat Owners Club
    Have had my passat for a while now, I have noticed I keep getting p2293 and p0087 code. No performance issues except when I try to acceralete quickly it jerks for a second then it takes off. I have checked and changed high pressure fuel pump,and cam follower neither with any damage. Any suggestions.
  11. Air-cooled Owners Club
    Installed new turn directional switch, worked fine after installation ,but now I get just a solid light on the dash ,and everytime I turn on the emergency flashers it will blow the fuse. I'm leaning on replacing the emergency flasher switch? Also no lights at all when trying to use turn...
  12. 1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    I am switching many of the bulbs to LED but I am having trouble with the front passenger marker. The left screw keeps on spinning. I popped the hood and went up the side of the fender but access feels blocked off from the back. I can see the little square it threads into spinning but I cannot...
  13. 1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    To make a long story short... On the way to work this morning I started to feel a shudder. By the time I got to work (over 40 miles) it had gotten bad. As work has a fairly well equipped shop I opted to inspect after clocking out. Needless to say my 84's driver's side rear...inner bearing...
  14. VW Rabbit MKV Forum 2006/2007/2008/2009
    Hey everyone. I need some insight on this problem. I live in iowa and earlier this winter my underbody was damage leaving a pretty big opening. Well salt has made its way inside the engine bay and cover all the wires on the driver side. I think it start eating away on the protective coating...
  15. General Volkswagen Discussion
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  16. 1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    I just got a new 1981 diesel rabbit from a good friend but it isn't really in good shape. The back left door doesn't work and the back right door only opens from the inside. The head has been removed from under the hood and is in the trunk. I am not exactly sure what is wrong with it. I would...
  17. Passat Owners Club
    I'm relatively new to the VW family, having purchased a used 2015 Passat 1.8T Wolfsburg back in February. This morning, unfortuanely after driving it a couple of miles into town, I realized I had a pancaked passenger rear tire. After putting on the spare and carrying it to the local tire guys...
  18. Golf MK4 / 1999-2002
    Hello, So regardless of why it happened, I had a low velocity collision on the front left side of my '99 Mk4 with a brick mailbox. I've included some photos of the damage. You can see the spindle (Volkswagen calls it a knuckle?) to tie rod connection is completely sheared off. Additionally, I...
  19. Classic VW Beetle / Bug Forum
    Top warning light came on while driving; when I got it home the top power control would not move the top. I got it up manually using the instructions in the book, but it says not to use the power controls once it is raised manually; doing so may damage the hydraulic or electrical systems. Book...
  20. GTI Owners Club
    I've been a frequent lurker since buying and fixing up a 2007 GTI (2.0T FSI) for my fiancee. This month, I've come back to visit her and her new daily driver. To my horror, there is a high pitch, squeaking noise from the driver's side rear wheel (videos below): youtu.be/u5BFP4Wy-2Y...
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