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  1. Stage 2 tune

    Passat B6 Forums
    proud owner of a B6 passat with the 2.0T FSI BPY motor. current setup: HPS air Intake 3 inch down pipe with cat res delete 2 O2 sensor, and using a O2 rear spacer to keep the CEL off RSK coil over kit Looking for a Tune. definitely want to go with a Stage 2, however not sure if I need a stage 1...
  2. New prospect owner

    Volkswagen Owner's Club Announcements
    Hello, New member here from Kansas. New to the VW cars. I'm looking at getting a 2003 Golf 1.8 GTI. It has 203,000 miles on it. Is that too high mileage on a GTI? Look forward to being apart of the VW community and getting a wealth of knowledge from the forums. Sent from my SM-G935U using...
  3. HELP!!! trying to get my daughter's 98 Bora fixed - need wiring diagram for car ASAP

    Jetta / Bora MK3 / 1992-1998
    My mechanic has diagrams for all US-made cars and US imports, but my daughter's car is a true VW-German import. Neither of the engine fans will come on automatically as they are supposed to. He's tried hooking them up so they will stay on all the time, but has burned up about 6 relays in the...
  4. Highest mileage seen on a block

    1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    Hey guys, Just out of curiosity, what's the highest mileage you've seen on a VW between '75 and '84 pre-rebuild? After looking through some threads here, I've seen diesels over 300k, does that same dependability apply to the gas engines? Lets start a race to the top, what's the highest...
  5. Injection pump rebuilt in Michigan?

    1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    1982 Rabbit Diesel 1.6 I think my injection pump is leaking. It is a small one and I'm not all that worried about it right now but I'd like to get a plan going now so I can have it rebuilt later and hopefully not break my bank. The highest I've been told that it will cost is $800. Although...
  6. Beetle head light size's

    Beetle Owners Club
    Hi does some body have the dimensions for beetle headlights? Pre 67 and post? Length hight Lowest edge and highest point. A am trying tool make a tool for headlight grills. Many thanks!:D: Gary
  7. Highest possible power/torque increase without a turbo?

    MKV Mods and Installs
    I have an 08 rabbit with an automatic transmission. I was just wondering what are the highest performance gains that I could expect without actually dropping a turbo in it. What kind of numbers would I be looking at as far as gains and prices for everything? Any info would be greatly appreciated! :)
  8. engine tachometer

    Aircooled Classic Beetle Technical Forum
    i just got a tachometer for my 73 bug and was wondering what is the highest rpm's a 1600cc engine will run?
  9. Lousy MPG

    Jetta / Bora MK6 / 2011 and up
    Sorry if this is in the wrong forum....I figured I can ride the "noob" status excuse for a few more weeks. My wife and I have a 2012 Jetta SE with Convenience. Its the 2.5 I5 automatic. The car is getting 13-14 city miles per gallon. It has 1300 miles on it. We use 87 regular unleaded as...
  10. 2012 GTI mods

    GTI Owners Club
    Hey guys, I just bought a new balck 2012 GTI and I want to mod it. What is the simplest mod i can do and get the highest increase in bhp i can get? -NV
  11. Mileage!

    Golf MK4 / 1999-2002
    Hey im looking into getting a gt tdi 110 or 115, but they all seam to have quite high mileage for around £2000. I was wondering what is the highest mileage i should consider when buying one any age. And what are the main problems with the gt tdis? Many thanks VWEuroGolf
  12. Mileage!

    Golf MK4 / 1999-2002
    Hey im looking into getting a gt tdi 110 or 115, but they all seam to have quite high mileage for around £2000. I was wondering what is the highest mileage i should consider when buying one any age. And what are the main problems with the gt tdis? Many thanks VWEuroGolf
  13. Best Diesel Gas Stations

    TDI / Diesel Owners Club
    I would like to know the top five gas stations with the highest rated diesel fuel?
  14. Best Revs for shifting to get best MPG?

    1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    Anybody have the figures for the best shift points for getting maximum MPG?
  15. SOLVED Gonna need brakes eventually

    Ask A Volkswagen TECH - Hosted by Nitroscope8
    My car is due for inspection by the end of the month and at my recent service the rear pads were at 4/32 and the fronts were at 7/32. My dealership told me that 2/32 is passing. I got a quote for new pads and rotors. I also saw the Schwaben(?) rotors on sale at ECS Tuning. The Zinc coated ons...
  16. direct reading oil pressure gauge

    1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    good morning, i have an 84 rabbit 1.6 diesel. i have made a fitting to allow me to have a direct reading oil pressure gauge. i removed the allen head bolt that is on top of the oil filter housing, got a oil pressure sending unit from another car, drilled it out, and welded a 1/8 th " pipe...
  17. AHH! Fuel Leak!

    VW Rabbit MKV Forum 2006/2007/2008/2009
    Went to go get groceries tonight and when we got to the store (about 4.5 kms away) we smelled gas around the car. didnt think anything of it and went in. hour later we still smelled gas and thought it might be a junker parked beside us. Drove to another store and I could still smell it. PANIC...
  18. Finally got my H & R sport springs...

    MKV Mods and Installs
    Just wanted to post a quick pic, these are kinda crappy because they're from my iphone, but you can see the difference fa sho' Also got a dogbone mount and damn... feels a lot better. I did hit one bump that rubbed in the front, I'm so used to driving around 4x4... but no damage. :cool:
  19. Just in!! VW Tiguan tops IIHS' new roof strength test for rollover safety

    Volkswagen Tiguan Forum
    The IIHS recently completed it's first ever roof strength rating for small SUV that evaluates for roll over safety and our Tiguan got the highest rating. According to IIHS, of the 12 rated small SUV's the Tiguan has the strongest roof. Its roof crushed less than 2 inches while withstanding a...
  20. New Tiguan Owner from Chesapeake, VA

    Tiguan New To Forum / Frequently Asked Questions
    hey everyone just googling "Tiguan" and found this site. I just recently traded in my 2008 Jetta for a Tiguan SE, I love my new Tig.