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  1. 2008 VW gti Electrical problem

    Volkswagen Technical Discussions - General
    So I was having some problems with my left headlight blinking on and off every time I’m in neutral or if. my foot is off the gas when I’m driving. Then out of nowhere the left headlight goes out completely both low beam and high beam, left fog light, my boost gauge light and both my blinkers...
  2. 82 rabbit violent bucking and jerking

    1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    I have been up and down these forums, posted in facebook groups, and talked to pretty much every volkswagen tech in my area at this point so I finally decided to make an account and post. I bought the car for $800. 90k miles barely any rust and interior is in good shape. 1.7 CIS with a 4 speed...
  3. 91 MK2 GTI 1.8 In Need Of Trottle Position Sensor and pigtail.

    GTI MK2 / 1985-1992
    Hello VWOC. I have a red and black Golf GTI daily driver in north Texas. The TPS switch plastic housing has cracked and it had a erratic signal.It also somewhat disintegrated around the opening for the TB shaft . I tried a new TPS from a same year Cabriolet 1.8 (because it was available) and at...
  4. Brake clunk and mileage question/help mk4 GTI

    GTI MK4 / 1999-2005
    Hi, sorry if someone has posted about this a million times but..... Brake clunk meh so annoying. Are there any shim kits available or has anyone found a brand of pads that don't shimmy around as much? I just bought the generic duralast pads. Mileage... I'm getting 20-21mpg perhaps my foots a...
  5. DSG and mechanical sympathy

    Volkswagen Technical Discussions - General
    I've just taken possession of my second automatic transmission car, and the second DSG. The first was a Jetta and now a Tiguan. Although I knew that the DSG used two clutches, I had mistakenly thought it still used a torque converter for the initial movement. Now I know it uses the 'odd gear...
  6. 2013 CC brake pedal travel

    CC Owners Club
    Looking at buying a fantastic 2013 CC 2.0 T. I started the car and put my foot on the brake pedal and it went down to the floor. I pumped it 3-4 times and it became firm and did not go down again. Brakes were fine during the test drive no issues stopping or going down to the floor. Question, is...
  7. MAF Sensor

    General Volkswagen Discussion
    Hi all, My VW Golf MK V TDI (170) seems to hesitate when put foot down sometimes and then just takes off, seems much better if I disconnect the MAF, could this be MAF related or possible actuator (turbo?)? Car pulls very well, just this hesitation which is much worse with the MAF connected...
  8. throttle stuck on 2005 v6 30v passat wagon 4 motion

    Passat B5 Forums
    driving my car home and the throttle stuck, having my foot on the brake it like overrode it but still was high rpms, shut it off in gear. in park it revved up way to high, shut engine off and looked under hood, started again and did the same, disconnected the vacuum solenoids and the maf that is...
  9. pickup brake lights

    1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    My brake lights work fine until I turn on the headlights. The tail lights stay lit as they should until I apply the brakes with the headlights on. When I apply the brakes with the tail lights/headlights on, both the tail light and the brake light go out on the left side when I apply the brakes...
  10. user manual, service book etc (Book pack)

    I just purchased 2009 Tig sports 4motion 2.0l a few probs have arisen. 1, headlight adjustment is non functional, this could be a fuse, however the car came less the book pack so finding the fuse/s will be a pain. 2, camera and passive parking are intermittent, maybe a sensor is on the way...
  11. CC Stuck in Park

    VW CC Technical Forum
    This morning I realized that my CC is stuck in park. Symptoms: - Parking lights are working when I step on the brake - Green foot light on the dash is always on - Lights next to the shifter are all off (P, R, N, D, S) - P is flashing on the dash - I've disassembled shift surround and physically...
  12. HELP ! dsg problems

    Golf MK5 / 2003-2009
    hi new to all this and looking for a bit of help I have a mk5 gti dsg 05 plate witch I swapped for my mk5 gt tdi a couple of months ago and I'm having a bit of trouble when pulling away I put my foot down and have to take it to about 2k revs b4 it moves , if on a hill and go to pull away feels...
  13. 53 plate vw polo damp foot well

    Polo Owners Club
    Afternoon Guys! Recently brought a VW Polo 53 plate from a friend who was going to send it to the scrapper as he got a new car!.. I couldnt see it happen so decided to have it off him for £100 and have some fun doing it up over the winter. first problem I would like to tackle is there seems...
  14. Help! Air Flow Sensor Plate Not Lifting

    MK1 Rabbit Engine
    I recently purchased a 1981 VW Rabbit Covertible (CIS fuel engine) and it sat for years in a dry garage. It starts up, runs for about 10-20 seconds, then dies. Here is what I already checked/replaced: - Fuel pump and fuel pump relay work - Brand new fuel accumulator - Injectors work - Fuel...
  15. CC 2015 Main Beam Headlight too low

    CC Owners Club
    Hi, wonder if anyone can help. I have a CC 2015 plate, first time last night the main beam headlights were too low (seemed about 6 foot in front of the car) where before has always lit up the road in front of me. When on dual carriageway with no lighting, ive had to put on full beam to see the...
  16. Polo 1.2 engine revs

    Polo Owners Club
    Hi Guys. We have a 1.2 12v polo and sometimes when I take my foot off the acc.pedel the revs will not come down. I can bring them down using the gears. Any idea what the problem is. Thanks in advance for any replies.
  17. ACC braking 'system'

    VW CC Technical Forum
    Hi, Can anyone tell me if the ACC braking system on my 2014 GSD CC uses the same hydraulically operated discs and pads as the foot brake. I ask because when mine ACC operates the brakes it sounds like something is grating. The pedal operation sounds fine.
  18. 07 Beetle revs too high when starting??

    New Beetle Technical Forum
    My 07 beetle has been having an issue where I turn it on, and it immediately revs to around 2500 rpm and idles there for about a minute before slowly going down to a normal idle. If I make the mistake of putting it in drive or reverse before letting the rpm go down, it hops forward a foot or two...
  19. Help

    Golf MK3 / 1993-1998
    Loud clicking sound coming from the front of the car when it is in gear, and accelerating. When I put my foot on the clutch, it stops. Anyone ? Sent from my SM-N920V using Tapatalk