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  1. Key Error 1-2

    Jetta / Bora MK6 / 2011 and up
    In my 2013 Jetta, the MFI area where mileage or cruise control info is sualy displayed, now shows ”1-2” after trying to have a locksmith add a new key code. My original key works, but have not been able to code a new chip for the new key. Everything is working fine, except for this error...
  2. Hello from Florida, thanks for the add to the forum

    Beetle Owners Club
    Thanks for the add to the group. Just got this 71 Beetle, really lucky as the back seat was full of a lot of new parts. Have already started replacing many items to include a new key ignition lock and wiring harness, a new signal switch, stock muffler, and all upper engine gaskets. Am sure...
  3. PASSAT 2010 B6 wiper problem

    Passat Owners Club
    Hello I'm new here.... I'm trying to fix a my front wipers which stopped working. I took to a garage and they said it was the motor and said they could order and replace. The next they phoned and said actually they can't get the motor and I would have to contact VW. So having had a diagnostic...
  4. Emergency Key in Passat TDI Estate 2008....Help please !

    Passat Owners Club
    Hi all I have just joined and run a 2008 Passat TDI Estate . One of my Key Fobs fails to remotely open or lock the doors it does however start the engine. I believe there should be a Key Barrel under one of the Door handle shrouds ...I have removed them all and under each is a blank metal...
  5. 2014 Beetle Convertible Key Fob/Unlocking the Car

    Beetle Owners Club
    Has anyone else experienced the inablility to unlock your '14 Beetle if more than 10 feet away?!? In the first year, under warranty, I pointed this out to Flow VW. They said the key fob was working just fine. It doesn't work just fine! Lent car to my daughter who asked why she couldn't unlock...
  6. radiator fan keeps running

    1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    my radiator fan on an '81 rabbit pickup (gas) keeps running after the engine has stopped and the key has been removed from the ignition---I suspect the radiator fan switch at the radiator, but am open to other possibilities (?)
  7. New user with a 81 Rabbit that has some issues. OUTLAW 525S

    1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    hello guys i am new to this form and i am in need of some help. i have tried posting in other posts and creating my own fourm and i have had no luck..... so i am sorry if this violates this form....... i have a 1981 vw rabbit diesel manual. heres the full story. everything was working great...
  8. 1981 vw rabbit diesel manual----no cranking issue!!please help!

    1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    hello guys i am new to this form and i am in need of some help. i have a 1981 vw rabbit diesel manual. heres the full story. everything was working great. then one morning my dome lights did not come on when i opened the door. so after a few days of driving (put on 70 miles a day) i had some...
  9. 2006 Jetta not beeping if lights left on or key left in ignition

    Jetta / Bora MK5 / 2005–2010
    Hi guys. I had a battery die on my 2006 Jetta few weeks ago, it turned out to be bad so I got a new one. Ever since the car doesn't beep when I turn it off and leave lights on and/or leave the key in the ignition and try to leave the car. Any ideas how to solve this? I am afraid of being in a...
  10. 2013 CC boot lock

    CC Owners Club
    The boot lock only works with the auto key fob, or with the small release button on the drivers door, the lock on the lid which is the VW badge does not work, any suggestions? Thanks
  11. Anti theft lock nut key

    Golf MK5 / 2003-2009
    Hi. Could anyone tell me how many teeth anti theft lock nut key is needed for the mk5 golf rims? Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  12. QUESTION 2000 Jetta tdi key fob ****ery

    Ask A Volkswagen TECH - Hosted by Nitroscope8
    So 2000 jetta tdi, the clip holding the 2 halves together was broke. Had another empty fob that wasnt identical to mine but my chip fit in it. So I changed things out. Put a new battery in my car has it had **** the bed. Go to start the car and the car doesnt recognize the key and it doesnt...
  13. QUESTION Locking mechanism

    Ask A Volkswagen TECH - Hosted by Nitroscope8
    My daughters 2013 Jettas lock is not working. When she hits the remote it doesnt open. She said it gets stuck in the frame latch. Today she used a screwdriver to open the door. I did ask if she used the key to manually open she stated it didnt work. Can anyone give me any ideas b4 I send her to...
  14. 2015 GLI Horn issues

    Jetta / Bora MK6 / 2011 and up
    The other day my horn on my 2015 Jetta GLI got super weak. It has the OEM horn and is normally very loud but I noticed it is putting out half the normal sound. I am somewhat of new owner of the car and is my first VW so I'm having to learn where things are and what they look like. I'm having a...
  15. 84 Rabbit 1.8l exhaust manifold gasket

    1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    So i started my first journey into replacing the intake manifold gasket and the exhaust manifold gasket. Ive been soaking the bolts with Kroil and PB as they are really rusty. Any tips or tricks i should be aware of? And whats the key to taking off the spring clips that are connected to the down...
  16. 1984 Rabbit Convertible Woes/Introduction

    1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    Hey guys, I'll keep both the introduction and question short (kinda). My names Steve, currently working on an 84 Rabbit Convertible that I've had sitting around for a good 7 years. It was my first car, bought with MY own money, title in MY name, all that jazz.. She was 'rigged' by some guys in...
  17. Battery keeps dying

    1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    Good evening! I have a 1980 Volkswagon Rabbit (Diesel). ISSUE: Battery dies within a day or two after a full charge. BACKGROUND: For a few weeks now, I noticed the battery light come on but illuminate like a dancing strobe light. Seemed to be intermittent when it came on. Sometimes it'd be...
  18. No power to starter

    Golf MK2 / 1983-1992
    I am the original owner of a 1986 Golf Diesel and it is my daily driver. The key to my ignition became difficult to start the engine. I had to bear down hard on the key to start the starter. Battery went dead so I replaced it and jumped the starter wires and the starter turned freely. Small...
  19. Engine experiencing problems during startup and shutdown

    TDI / Diesel Owners Club
    Hello guys, I own a Vento 1.6 tdi 2014. Recently what happened was that i try to start my car with the spare key that cones extra with car and suddenly the glow plug icon started flashing and than after starting up car turned off immediately in like 2 secs. Than it just wouldnt start until i...
  20. Glow plug light doesn't illuminate. Car doesn't turn over.

    1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    So strange. My 1980 Rabbit Diesel has been running everyday with no issues. Tried starting this afternoon and I noticed the glow plug light didn't illuminate. Still waited about 20 seconds before turning the key. Car starts (starter whirls like normal, very quickly), but can't get the engine to...
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