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  1. mechanic needed bournemouth/poole

    Air-cooled Owners Club
    hi are there any aircooled savvy guys in bmouth/poole that could come help me tune/get running my 65 beetle 1600tp? im stuck at moment as very frustrated with it it was running "ok"with points but flat spot so decided to go elec ignition route new dizzy/coil/plus/leads all i can now get it to...
  2. Warning of flat battery

    Golf MK7 / 2015 and up
    I got the warning on my dashboard which told that the key battery was going flat and needed replacing. I know that Cambus can detect bulbs that are blown etc. I was wondering if there's a dash warning when the main battery is getting low / end of it's life (so you can replace it before it lets...
  3. QUESTION Lack of boost

    Ask A Volkswagen TECH - Hosted by Nitroscope8
    Hi lads sorry to jump on your forum I own a golf plus blue motion 1.8 te and I’ve lost most of my boost with heater plug warning light on and engine fault message on dash no dpf warning light tho has anyone had any experience with sticky waste gates of the turbo. When driving I feel the turbo...
  4. '86 Cabby fuel starving

    1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    Just bought an '86 Cabriolet. 350K Kms. previous owner let it sit for maybe 18 months with fuel in the tank. I put in about 30 litres of 87 octane. Engine runs happily until there's any sort of load other than flat ground. Then it misses and loses power. A sample of the fuel was stinky. Have...
  5. Flat tow base plate for 1995 Cabrio

    Private Party 'Wanted' Classifieds
    Looking for base plate, Blue Ox number is BX3818 but not fussy
  6. 9n3 Polo Gti flat spot

    General Volkswagen Discussion
    Hi, I've been searching and reading other discussions, but the issues dont seem to be the same as mine. I have a 2007 polo Gti 1.8t. The car suddenly has a flat spot from about 3500/4000rpm, it looses power and misfires a bit. It sounds, idles and boosts as normal. The only thing that changed...
  7. Radio code

    Golf Owners Club
    Hi i have had a flat battery today and replaced with a new battery but have lost the code to the radio could someone help with the code please the radio is a RCD300 with the vw code VWZ2Z2E1445187 Thank you:(
  8. Brake Pads

    TIGUAN OWNERS CLUB
    Do I need special tool to replace front and rear brake pads.
  9. Is a 2009 Tiguan flat towable behind a motorhome

    TIGUAN OWNERS CLUB
    Lots of opinions on this issue. So, can a I flat tow a 2009 Tiguan behind a motorhome? What precautions would I need to follow? Put auto transmission into neutral. What fuses to remove so that the Tiguan battery does not discharge while being towed. I have no manual, so how hard is it to...
  10. brake lights don't work, 1971 beetle

    Air-cooled Owners Club
    I inherited a 71 super beetle, it was from the first half of 1971 so it has the flat windshield. I have been trying to get it road worthy. I have everything ready except the brake lights. I cannot find the fuse for the lights or where the wires travel from the brake lights. Any help would be...
  11. Engine Identification HN

    Air-cooled / FAQs
    Hi I have a VW flat four motor driving the hydraulics on a backhoe digger. I am trying to identify the motor so I can renew the ignition eg. points, dist cap & rotor, plugs. The number on the motor is HN790513. I have looked up engine listings online but the HN number comes up as an inline 4. I...
  12. Rabbit roof rack for sale

    1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    Have had a metal roof rack in my possession for years. Don't remember how I obtained it but it turns out it is for the vintage, flat roof, VW Rabbit body type. It is all there, not bent and finish is in fair condition. Anyone have need?
  13. 1.4 TSi 122 performance question (New owner)

    Golf MK6 / 2009 -2014
    Hi everyone, I recently bought a 2010 1.4 TSi 122 (60k miles) and I'm wondering whether it's running correctly. Reason being, it doesn't feel like it has much torque and it feels quite flat across the rev range until you hit 4k revs where it picks up until the red line. Is this normal...
  14. New to the site, I have an '07 GTI

    GTI Owners Club
    I have an '07 GTI 2.0T, runs great, having issues with the rear tires, they wore irregularly and have flat spots. They are noisy, anyone else have an issue with tire wear?
  15. '13 Tig SE AWD Apprnc NO FOLD FLAT PASSNGR?

    TIGUAN OWNERS CLUB
    First post on the forum.... Just took delivery of my '13 Tiguan SE AWD with Sun and Nav I don't have a fold flat passenger seat. I'm freaking out because it's why I purchased the vehicle, but i looked at so many, I never checked this one. Does anyone know why this could be? Is fold flat...
  16. Please help with Radio code for rcd310

    General Volkswagen Discussion
    Hi guys,please assist me with code for my Rcd 310 VW radio,,serial number VWZ1Z2I6221795 please Sent from my C6603 using Tapatalk
  17. max horsepower

    Beetle Owners Club
    little question what the max horsepower achieved from a beetle flat 4 engine and how eg cc any trick bits, I want to match or beat it
  18. I can't gain acces to my 2006 VW Passat diesel estate.

    Passat Owners Club
    Hi there, I'm hoping someone out there can help me. I can't get in to my car, I have tried the hidden key in the drivers side door lock but it is still not opening the car. I have found in the past that if the battery goes flat that the drivers door will not open until the car has been driven...
  19. MK3 VW Golf M reg (1994) oil light issue

    Golf Owners Club
    hi there I am looking at buying an M reg golf off someone and went to start it and noticed the battery was flat but when i turned ignition on before realizing battery was flat the oil light started flashing I have checked the oil and it got the correct amount of oil in it should I start the car...
  20. 2016 Composition Media phone question

    Golf MK7 / 2015 and up
    Hello. Fist time back to VW since my 1981 Rabbit Diesel! Just bought a 2016 4 door. Question is with the infotainment system. System pairs with my LG Flex right away. I can go into the screens manually and the car will read the text messages. Is there a setting somewhere that will notify...
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