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  1. how good are MK4 GTIs?

    GTI MK4 / 1999-2005
    Hello everyone, I'd definitely go with the 1.8T for tunability (Don't know if that's a word lol), unless you're really after that glorious VR6 sound. I got mine with 150k on it, put 20k on it and only had to replace a wheel mobdro.bio/ bearing and the very common coil pack. I have yet to have...
  2. ran over object in rd

    Passat Owners Club
    ran over what appeared to be 2x4x8 inch object with right front tire. after about 30 min. tire minder lite came on, then ABS came on, and Antiskid symbol came on, I haven't been able to get down and see if any wire are dislocated. the kicker is that the air bag light also came on they all...
  3. Tailgate won't close

    Passat B6 Forums
    Hello everyone. My Passat b6 Estate haven't Power Tailgate(automatic lid with the button), and I have the following problem: When I close the tailgate, it won't close and lock. I took off the locking mechanism and disassemble it, and found what is the problem. When it is locked and press...
  4. Mirror Cover Has Fallen Off

    Golf MK4 / 1999-2002
    After a "minor" bump the driver's door mirror cover has dropped off. Not quite - but it is loose. Have read some forum posts and seen a couple of you-tube videos and have concluded its fixings can vary between using just one or more clips to one or more screws. My Golf is a MK4 2003 with a 53...
  5. Passat B6 dpf

    Passat B6 Forums
    Hi all, Sorry if this has been poster before (I couldn't find it if it has). I have a 56 plate 1.9TDi Passat B6 and was wondering if there is a way to tell if it has a DPF filter , I don't really know where to look under the car so was hoping there was somewhere under the bonnet that said it...
  6. 2010 Jetta - fan not pushing air

    Jetta Owners Club
    I just bought a 2010 Jetta. A/C & heater worked fine. All of a sudden when I tried to turn on the a/c the fan isn't pushing any air at all. I have checked the fan motor and resistor and both ohm out. Haven't been using car so I'm not sure what happened. I was trying to diagnose the reason the...
  7. Radio for a 1988 Scirocco 16V

    Scirocco Owners Club
    I am looking for an original radio for my 1988 Scirocco 16V. Any ideas? I haven't found anything so far searching the web.
  8. Gearbox required - manual 2.0 tdi 140bhp

    Golf MK6 / 2009 -2014
    Hi there guys and girls. This I my first post and I've had a search through but couldn't find any information. As per the title I'm in need of a new gearbox for my golf as it happens to have a hole in it. Pretty sure it's not repairable. Do any of you have any recommendations on where to...
  9. New soon to be golf owner

    Golf New To The Forum / Frequently Asked Questions
    Hello all. Names Sean and I'm from Kansas. I'm hopefully a soon to be owner of a 2001 VW Golf GLS 1.8t sedan. My question is, the carfax checked out, guy says out runs good. I haven't seen it yet in person(this upcoming weekend). Is there anything specific that I need to be on the look for as...
  10. Transmission fluid?

    Jetta / Bora MK3 / 1992-1998
    i need help finding some atf for my jetta it has a 2.0 aba and a 01m auto tranny. also if anyone can help it has an atf leak that starts as soon as its put in drive and i haven't gotten to look at it yet. pleas help :c&b:
  11. QUESTION Power/boost loss

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    Hi, I have bought a mk4 golf pd150 arl engine, It doesn't seem to be all there if you know what I mean, torque wise my last golf mk4 was a PD100 atd engine an it seems like it was far more torque an more throttle response than the PD150, I haven't found any boost leaks or anything an it's...
  12. Mk4 arl PD150

    Golf MK4 / 1999-2002
    Hi, I have bought a mk4 golf pd150 arl engine, It doesn't seem to be all there if you know what I mean, torque wise my last golf mk4 was a PD100 atd engine an it seems like it was far more torque an more throttle response than the PD150, I haven't found any boost leaks or anything an it's...
  13. engine question--1.7---1.8?

    1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    I purchased what was supposed to be a 1.7 engine recently. The block says 1.8. Could it still be a 1.7 (code EN) or do I have the wrong engine? I haven't found the engine code yet.
  14. Oil Quality Standards for MkV Rabbit?

    RABBIT OWNERS CLUB
    I haven't checked the current oil standards lately; it is/used to be VW 502 00 . Has that changed to a newer standard for my 2008 VW Rabbit 2.5L 4dr A/T? (88,000 miles, BTW) Thanks.
  15. Looking For 2006 Compatible VW Jetta GLI HID Headlights

    Jetta / Bora MK5 / 2005–2010
    I own a 2006 VW Jetta MKV, and I'm looking for a pair of GLI HID headlights to purchase. Preferably the ones that have the black backing. I've done a small amount of searching through google, but I haven't had much luck. Does anyone know of any good sources to check out?
  16. Rabbit run anyone? Los Angeles

    SouthWest: Calif., Ariz., N.Mex, Colo., Nev., Utah
    Are their any other Rabbit owners that want to do a Rabbit Run across Southern California??? I see all these Hondas going on a Sunday run, why don't we do a VW Rabbit run, however long or short you guys want it to be, makes no difference to me. I haven't done a run in a very long time, should be...
  17. No function for MPH alternate speed display on 2015 Scirocco

    Scirocco Owners Club
    Hi I appreciate this seems to be an age old question having read a number of threads of but i haven't read anything regarding models newer than 2013. VCDS seems to be the prevailing answer but is there an easier/different way (i don't have VCDS sofware) to change the digital speed display to...
  18. Mk1 Rabbit Rough Start

    Golf Owners Club
    Sometimes when I attempt to start my rabbit, it sits at about 150 rpm for maybe 2 seconds and then dies. This is only sometimes and I havent really noticed a pattern of when it doesnt start. I have no idea what it could be...
  19. Greetings from first time VW owner

    Golf New To The Forum / Frequently Asked Questions
    Hello everyone: A few days ago I bought my first VW ever: a 2015 Golf TDI, manual transmission. I haven't had so much fun driving a car since I was in my twenties (a couple decades ago)!:drive:
  20. Back in a VW

    GTI New To The Forum / Frequently Asked Questions
    Well, let me introduce myself, didn't realize I haven't done this Back in another VW...sold my Neon SRT, picked up an 87 GTI 8v. Currently putting back together after trying to fix what someone tried fixing. :o
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