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  1. Toyota to Touareg TDI CPO?

    TDI General Discussion
    Hello, I’m a 75 year old car guy who no longer cares to crawl around under my cars. I’d be coming from a well maintained, no over its 125k warranty, no drama 2013 4Runner. I’m strongly considering a 2015-16 Touareg TDI CPO for better on road manners and long distance touring. I’d like to...
  2. Newbie

    Golf New To The Forum / Frequently Asked Questions
    Greetings! New member to this great forum. Look forward to contributing.
  3. I,m a newbie here , please to meet ya

    New Beetle Technical Forum
    Hi as title, I am not a mechanic by trade, I am a wood spoiler, you know carpenter and joiner. I am practical and with a little help from you guys I will tackle the basics in a safe manner. I'm a family man living in England in the county of Essex. One of my cars is a 2002 VW Beetle,yellow...
  4. Rear leg room behind a tall man

    Passat B6 Forums
    I'm 6'5" (195cm), not skinny and with teenagers. With the drivers seat all the way back and all the way down will someone be able to sit behind me? There's a 2010 Passat mk6 I want to go and look at but: It's a 3 hour round trip away and No dealer near here has a mk6 Should I go and look at...
  5. T25 small block

    General Volkswagen Discussion
    Hi guys I was chasing a second hand small block for my 89 Caravelle. 2.1l 5sp Man, in the Newcastle/Sydney area? Does anyone have one or know of anywhere? And know a rough price? Cheers. Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  6. Rear end

    Jetta / Bora MK5 / 2005–2010
    So I took my car to get aligned. The mechanic told me he couldn't align the rear end due to it being frozen/seized. So he told me I would have to replace my control arm(upper and lower) also said it could be because it came from up north. Or near the coast. So I would like some on-site on what...
  7. No insurance !!! Please help, need classic insurence

    Golf MK3 / 1993-1998
    Hi, i'm ang, i'm 23. Bought a vw golf mk3 1.8 5 door, i was insured with footman james, they cant insure me any more for some stupid reason.:(:(:( any suggestion please let me know
  8. 2013 cc r line hid bulb replacement

    CC Owners Club
    Guys need help on how to take out the old bulb... So i can replace it with a new one...need some help here ....i have some big man hands and its hard to maneuver back there ...any would be much appreciated
  9. QUESTION VW Polo juddering!!!

    Ask A Volkswagen TECH - Hosted by Nitroscope8
    Could anyone please tell me if there is any truth in the words a used car sales man tried to tell me last week that when a 1.2 2008 Polo Match was running idle that there would be juddering happening as if the car was about to cut out, because it only has 3 cylinders?? I am a woman and truly...
  10. Rabbit DIY Hatch Cover Cord Replacement

    MKV How-to's and DIY's
    This will be my first post on the rabbit owners club, I hope it is well received. The following images are how I managed to fix the cord and ball combo on the back hatch cover. Like a dummy, I ripped the cord through the rubber ball when I opened my hatch. It seems to be an ongoing problem for a...
  11. First Beetle since college in 1975

    Air-cooled Owners Club
    I just purchased a 1967 Beetle off e-bay. It looks to be in great shape but now someone said "oh, a 67. There were a lot of things that just apply to that year." Hope I didn't make a mistake. But what's done is done. I pick her up Friday. Funny aside: It seems like I can ask just about any...
  12. CC Interior lights not working

    VW CC Technical Forum
    Hello, my vw cc 2009 2l tdi interior lights are not working, i have checked all fuses with multimeter and all of them are ok. i checked fuses under the bonnet and inside of the car near dash. i have also checked bulbs itself and they are fine aswell. any ideas what else i could have a look at...
  13. Fuel Filter and Injector Cleaner

    TDI / Diesel Owners Club
    I am going to replace my fuel filter on my own and I was wondering if the Mann brand is the go to brand to buy? Also is there a injector cleaner bias here? I have been having a non rythmic little hiccup on startup and smooths out over the course of 30 seconds during warmup. Any ideas of the...
  14. wanted for beetl grey glove box lid (1998-2001) and optional console lid (1998-2009)

    Beetle Owners Club
    hi leads, referrals, suggestions appreciated. Need glove box lid for 2001 beetle. Parts man at local dealership says 1998-2001 fits. also an option available in 2001 was a console with lid; need the console lid, don't know what other years it was offered. glove box part # 1C1880882B7DE...
  15. Vw Van engine

    Air-cooled Owners Club
    I'm looking to get this 1968 vw van and was wondering what I would need to get to make this engine complete and run. the man that's selling it says I could rebuild it and the transmission works
  16. Has anyone installed...

    Anyone installed underbody lighting? underbody LED/Neon kit on thier Tiguan? I was planning on doing it in the spring/summer. This is the first vehicle I've had in a while I thought "blingworthy" in such a manner. I've only briefly looked at the underside of my Tiguan when I was...
  17. Little help with my head studs

    1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    So my Bentley says to torque my head studs to 66lbs. But ARP says 125ftlbs. I'm at 85 right now and haven't started the motor yet. I went to crank them up to 100ftlbs but man I feel like the stud is going to pull up out of the block. AM I JUST BEING PARANOID ??? Thanks Randy
  18. V5 Toy

    Golf MK4 / 1999-2002
    Hi all, I purchased my first VW Golf MK4 V5 yesterday and love it. :D: (Always been a ford man.) So, now the question is ive been looking on eBay at coilovers to slam it but they seem to range from £170 to £1000. Other the damper adjustment on the £600 upwards range are the £170 coilovers any...
  19. New Owner

    Golf New To The Forum / Frequently Asked Questions
    Just bought a new Golf here in beautiful BC Canada and found out from the service department and VW Canada customer relations that new Golfs have a speedometer that reads 10% faster than your actual speed for your own safety! This is done by the factory and can not be rectified by the...
  20. Mobile 1 0W-40 full synthetic oil and Mann filter

    VW CC Technical Forum
    I accidentally found our local auto parts store has Mobile 1 Full synthetic European formula 0W-40, 5.1 qts, for $33, and it even included a Mann oil filter for VW CC. Is this a good deal? I trust Mobile 1, but I have no experience with Mann. It says on the case "Made in Germany". Any...