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  1. Old guy new to GTI

    GTI MK7 / 2015 and up
    Seeking help from the experts. I’m fairly new to this forum but not new to VW. My dad drove Audis and VWs. My first car was a Beetle, and I’ve owned several more Beetles, 3 Jettas, and a CC. I’ve always been intrigued by the GTI, and the kids are out of the house! I drove an ‘18 Autobahn the...
  2. Old Guy new to GTI

    GTI Owners Club
    Seeking help from the experts. I’m fairly new to this forum but not new to VW. My dad drove Audis and VWs. My first car was a Beetle, and I’ve owned several more Beetles, 3 Jettas, and a CC. I’ve always been intrigued by the GTI, and the kids are out of the house! I drove an ‘18 Autobahn the...
  3. help with inherited project

    Beetle Owners Club
    hi everyone, my brother had a 74 beetle convertable which was a project he was in the middle of doing unfortunatly he passed away from cancer before it could be completed.his kids cant complete the work.just wondering if anyone could give us some advice on the best options for the has...
  4. Got tired of kids wobbling my Ciggie Lighter with USB convertors

    MK1 Rabbit Electrical
    Got tired of all my Aux Jacks in my Cars, and Vans, getting wobbled out because of ill fitting usb pervertors....didn't matter which type, you had t wiggle them to get connectivity. I ordered a few of these, waterproof fast charge dual port USB connectors. I Pried out my Ashtray with a flat...
  5. Children's bedroom wallpaper

    Classic VW Beetle / Bug Forum
    Can anyone help, We're looking to decorate my sons room and the theme is obviously vw beetles, but I can find any anywhere? Plenty of vw bus wallpaper but none with beetles on, don't care where in the world it's from, any links welcome...
  6. Child seats in Cab

    Beetle Owners Club
    Hello! My other half is expecting our first child and wants to keep her beetle cab (2006) but I cant find much information about whether its suitable for a new born child seat. I know it has isofix points but most of what I find online says there is not enough room in the back which confuses...
  7. Easter Rabbit Parade -- Bring your VW Rabbit

    Mid-West: Iowa, Kans., Minn., Mo., Nebr., N.Dak.
    We run a youth nonprofit in Minnesota that gets kids excited about learning science, technology, engineering and math while playing with rabbits -- real ones, not cars. The kids who run our program are planning a rabbit flashmobs around Easter...yes you read correctly. We want you to come and...
  8. Family 1995 VW Golf needs a new home

    Golf MK3 / 1993-1998
    After 20 years, close to 200k mile, we have to part with our "Golf". My sons (22 and 27) are extremely disappointed since they cut their teeth on this stick sift, fantastically handling vehicle that still enters I95 leaving others in its dust. I've thinking of donating it to Kars4Kids, but...
  9. Where to store the Kleenex?

    Golf New To The Forum / Frequently Asked Questions
    I used to keep a box of Kleenex in the middle console of my last car, but it is too small in my new Golf. I've got two kids, so we use a lot of Kleenex. I saw they sell a VW Kleenex cover that can hang, but that seems awkward -- any ideas??
  10. Buying advice

    General Volkswagen Discussion
    Hi all, Seems like i just totalled my b5.5. So my question is what do i buy to replace the car, needs to fit 3 kids in the back occasionally since it's our 2nd car. Here's my list, give me your thoughts. Not sure i want another wagon or a sedan... All cars have their good and bad, just can't...
  11. New level of interior protection of your Golf with WeatherTech liners
    The protection of the carpeting area of your ride is an important part of the car maintenance. If you have kids, or live in the severe-weather area, or own a pack of four legged friends keeping the floor of your ride clean is a real challenge. WeatherTech specialists are ready to give you a...
  12. Coolant leak help

    Passat Owners Club
    noticed coolant was just a tad low kids been trying to use the car and the lite came on indicating low coolant ok buy and install no biggy but when she got home during day lite hours I took a look and found what looks like a mineral spring on the drivers side just behind the motor mount and it...
  13. Language Option only changing SOME items

    CC Owners Club
    Kids changed language option to French... when I changed it back to US English, the audio and SOME of the indicators went back to English... many labels and items on the touchscreen remained French. Tried reset to factory setting.. still language issue. Any suggestions?
  14. NOS Boge Shocks/Struts

    1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    I have a set of Boge shocks/struts that I purchased over 10 years ago as I was getting parts ready for my 1983 GTI. Well life, kids, and other things came along and the car was parked for all those years. I got the car back out and want to continue my upgrades but wondering if I should still use...
  15. Parking Brake Wire for aftermarket Stereo/DVD

    I'm installing a new stereo in the wife's 2011 Tiguan and I would like to by-pass the Parking Brake safety wire - the one that prevents you from playing a DVD while the car is in gear - with having kids, I like the idea of them being able to watch a DVD. I understand the safety aspect of this...
  16. Exhaust Help

    I have a 2007 vw rabbit. I wanna get a new exhaust for my car so i can make it sound better when i step on the gas. What i dont want is a fart can sound like you hear coming from the kids honda civics. Im not looking to spend an arm and a leg. Any advice? Straight pipe?
  17. Tiggy 4 me!

    Tiguan New To Forum / Frequently Asked Questions
    Hi Everyone... After weeks of researching the best compact SUV to seat two kids forward facing in their carseats and a 6'2 hubby who will occasionally drive it, I have become a proud owner of a 2013 Tiggy Comfortline today! Tiguan by far has the most space to allow my four year old not to...
  18. zone free hack for DVD player in 2012 Routan

    Routan Owners Club
    We have DVDs that are from France and would like to play it for the kids while going to work/school but the problem is we purchased our Routan in USA and cannot play those DVDs. I know usually there is a Hack to make the player Zone free, anyone can help I would appreciated it.
  19. Cannot lock doors!!! car

    Volkswagen Tiguan Forum
    2011 Tiguan...comfort control module replaced due to "head light" not working. Now...the door locks will not work (remote will not work, the manual outside drive side one will like "that door" only)... So, my question...1) it may be weeks before I can get it back to the dealer (kids car at...
  20. Spill in rear seat of Jetta wagon

    Jetta Owners Club
    I own a 2009 Jetta Sportwagen, and cart around my two small kids in the rear seat. As kids tend to to, one of them spilled an entire bottle of water in the rear seat. I rushed back there to clean it up, only to find that all of the water drained down the seat belt holes in the middle of the...