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  1. 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...
  2. New Forum Member - 1998 - 2011 recommendations

    Beetle Owners Club
    Hi everyone :). New to this forum and was looking for any advice you can offer. My daughter is turning 16 shortly and will be getting her permit soon. We are looking to purchase a 1998 to 2011 Beetle, and were looking for the usual forum recommendations/advice on what models/years are...
  3. New to the VW scene

    Jetta Owners Club
    So I bought myself a 2003 Jetta GL Wagon, 5 speed. I welcome all new friends and those who know where to get parts for good prices lol. This is my first VW and it's a bit of a mechanic special, but it runs and the motor and transmission are solid, as well as the frame.
  4. Atlas Subsection

    Volkswagen Owner's Club Suggestions and issues
    Is it possible to start an Atlas Subsection?
  5. Clutch Pedal is very light

    MKV Rabbit FAQs & Newbies
    I am perplexed in trying to trouble shoot the clutch on my 2008 MKV Rabbit. :o The pedal recently lost a lot of its resistance. It now it engages pretty far out. Initially, I thought it may be the master cylinder. I checked both the master cylinder and slave cylinder and No leaking. The...
  6. Low oil pressure stop engine

    CC Owners Club
    Hi all. I need some help. I have a 2010 CC sport 2.0T. A light came on for about 3-5 seconds flashing and beeping and it read something along the lines of low oil pressure, stop engine. I cut off the engine since I was at a red light then turned it right back on. At no point did the engine ever...
  7. RNS 850 ERROR WITH TP Traffic Announcements

    Touareg Owners Club
    I have a 2017 Touareg Sport with Technology. Using navigation, TP Traffic Announcements pop-up, and the radio plays an odd music station. The RNS850 manual claims these can be turned off (NO). The dealer and the VW of America tech tell me that 1) my software is current, and 2) my car...
  8. 2019 Tiguan SE Road Noise

    I have what seems like a lot of road noise coming through the door seals. Im not getting air penetration but it is louder than I expected. Anyone else have this issue and thoughts on remedies? Thank you
  9. Loud engine noise

    Volkswagen Technical Discussions - General
    Hi I have a 2001 Jetta GL 2.0l gas 5 speed with 190k. It makes a loud whining sound when in 5th gear @ 3600 rpm's... Only at that range.. Not at 34,35,37, or 38 or after. It sounds like I needs another gear. I've replaced plugs-bosh platinum +4, ngk wires, new coil, air filter, fuel filter...
  10. Trying to trace a Beetle - Light Blue XRV359L

    Beetle Owners Club
    Hi all, I hope somebody might be able to help me. My sister's first car was a Light Blue Beetle XRV 359L - Called Alfie... It was her first car and she loved it dearly. Unfortunately due to doing a lot of motorway driving for which Alfie was not really cut out she sold it about 4 years ago. She...
  11. Eonon GA7153A

    Passat B6 Forums
    Hello friends i thinking buy eonon ga7153a from ebay i read a lot about poor radio signal,microphone problem,sound...does anyone have some expirience with him?Right now i have rns mfd and its crap rns510 to expensive,eonon with his features looks great and not to expensive.I have vw passat b6...
  12. Golf MK7 for a bummer guy??

    Golf MK7 / 2015 and up
    Considering trading my 2011 335 Xi for a used 2018 golf Tsi (23000kms). Had a few bimmers in my life. With my 335 at 175000kms I don’t want to be spending a whole lot of maintenance at the moment. So decided to test drive a new golf and surprisingly I didn’t feel a let down compared to my 335...
  13. Need assistance with information

    1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    Hey all. You gorgeous people you. In the past you have helped me with many things I am unfamiliar with. I try to do my research before asking dumb questions. However I'm at a loss. I have an 81 truck. Converted 1.6 block with 1.7 head gas engine. 4spd . 4spd is stuck in 3rd. Certain it is the...
  14. 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...
  15. Misfire? Fuel problems?

    Golf MK6 / 2009 -2014
    Strange one here. GT TDi 140. A lot of times when i shift into 5th gear around 50ish MPH the car starts stuttering as if its misfiring or struggling to get fuel. Quickly dip and release the clutch and its resolved. Less often in first trying to pull away it will stutter, come off the accelerator...
  16. Long lost member returns with BMP Tig

    Tiguan New To Forum / Frequently Asked Questions
    Howdy folks.:Ciao: Started on this forum back when it was just the Rabbit Owner's Club (ROC). Coincidentally, I moved to ROC (Rochester, NY) last year. Still got the Rabbit (140k) and running great for my wife. A lot has gone on since I was here last. I'm hoping to pick up my new '18 Tiguan...
  17. clutch issue looking for advice

    1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    Hello, got an 81 diesel rabbit pickup. Two years ago I put in a new clutch kit from parts place. Here is my current issue: I noticed two days ago it was getting harder to get into first gear and thinking I needed to tighten up my clutch cable(replaced same time as clutch) then yesterday it...
  18. swaping engines

    1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    I have a 1982 caddy 1.6d with a cracked block--on corner---. I have a change to buy a wrecked 2006 Jetta diesel at a good price but my caddy is manual and this Jetta is automatic transmission. My question is---can I do a sway and keep the manual transmission. If so, is this a lot of changing...
  19. 2014 TDI jetta wont move

    Jetta / Bora MK6 / 2011 and up
    My jetta just stopped moving today. Driving it down the street and all of a sudden no more power to the wheels. Not sure what happened. I did flat tow it home since it was just a block away from my house. While I was towing it, I could hear a faint sound of a slapping/rattling coming from the...
  20. Fan control module

    Golf MK4 / 1999-2002
    Hello, I’ve been having problems with my 2003 GOLF TDI A/C and I reluctantly started to throw money at the problem. I started with the FCM, and condenser fans and everything else pretty much under the hood. I’m starting to suspect the FCM. I did go amazon for the FCM ( 14 dollars ) and I’ve...