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  1. Festival of Super VW

    Air-cooled Owners Club
    Hi guys, We are organizing an aircooled VW meeting the 24th, 25th and 26th of July in the racetrack of Le Mans, France. This is the second edition this year. We would be glad to see some of you coming to our event. If you have any question don't hesitate
  2. Replacement LED Back-up / reverse lights

    Golf Owners Club
    Hello Everyone, I've got a 2012 Golf that I'd like to upgrade the back-up / reverse lights to LEDs that won't give the dreaded flash or error code on the dash. I tried the Sylvania 7440 ZEVO LED mini bulbs, although they worked; they gave me the error code. Any suggestions? I just need...
  3. GT suspension

    Golf MK7 / 2015 and up
    Hello, I was about to buy a mk7 1.4T GT but I then read a review saying the suspension is too stiff. Anyone out there feel the same way? I've been using a Mini with sporty suspension on it for the last week and I hate it so I don't want to go out and buy another car with the same thing.
  4. Bluetooth System

    Polo New To The Forum / Frequently Asked Questions
    Hi all, I have an 09 Polo with the old-style mini bluetooth screen, which connects to my Samsung Galaxy J5. It connects all fine and I can make and receive calls, only problem though is that it won't play music. I have a music player downloaded on my phone so it's not the phone, but when I...
  5. New owner of an old vw

    Air-cooled Owners Club
    Just got a 65 vw beetle with a mini T 4 seater body. I am looking for a convertible too for it. Does anyone know where I can get one? Also it has manual turn signal as in I have to flip a switch back and forth to make it flash and I'm don't like that. An assist with that would be greatly...
  6. Looking @ Used Routan

    Routan New To Forum / Frequently Asked Questions
    Hello, I found your forum through Google. My wife and I need to buy a mini-van and we are digging the VW Routan. Anything we should know about them? We are looking at the following vehicles: 2014 VW Routan SE w/ 46k miles ($15,999) 2014 VW Routan SE w/ 28k miles ($16,999) I found them on...
  7. New to the Vw world

    Beetle Newbs / FAQs
    Until recently been a classic mini owner but forced to buy a beetle by my 4 year old son who's a massive Herbie fan, hopefully collecting tomorrow. Any tips welcome to make it look more authentic it's a 71 so no sloping lights but been told about all I can do is add towel rail bumpers with...
  8. I need a favor.

    Classic VW Beetle / Bug Forum
    Help, I need a favor. But first, let me tell you why. When I was in high school, my parents had a 1970 Volkswagen Beetle (pre Super Bug). I had a Honda Trail 50 mini-bike, which fit nicely on the floor of the back seat. Honda no longer makes the minibike, but another company still makes a...
  9. QUESTION VW Golf IV 1999 use of empty fuse slots

    Ask A Volkswagen TECH - Hosted by Nitroscope8
    I'm trying to install my dash cam to use power from fuse box at my VW Golf IV 1999 with mini fuse and what I see there is 2 empty mini fuse slots which in user manual are shown as empty with no amperage (numbers of fuse slots are 8 and 17). One of them has symbol of book with ! inside it...
  10. Crank Pulley mini-bolts - 3 loosened 1 stripped

    1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    Been a PITA process to finally be getting around to the re-ring. Between triple digits seeing as high as 120+ and having to work on other vehicles...delays delays. My 84 w/ the NA diesel...I'm ready to get the crank pulley off so I can remove the lower belt cover to reach the tensioner to...
  11. another electrical quirk from satans bunny

    MK1 Rabbit Electrical
    mk1 rabbit convert, when turning up the dimmer roller on the headlight switch the tachometer stops working as well as the mini clock and temp/fuel gauge, so i replaced the headlight switch and of course didnt work, any ideas.
  12. What's this in the engine bay!

    1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    As I'm continuing to go through this rabbits wiring I came upon this blue block in the engine bay. It's super corroded and there's a few other random wires I think may have plugged into at one time. Any idea what it is?
  13. GTI owner's groups

    GTI New To The Forum / Frequently Asked Questions
    I recently read about 1300 plus members of the Mini owner's group meeting for an attempt to break the Guinness record for the event. Are there real world GTI owner's groups and if so how does one find out about them? I'd like to get a fun car that has an active group to get together with...
  14. Super VW Festival

    Air-cooled Owners Club
    Hi guys, We are organizing an aircooled VW meeting the 24th, 25th and 26th of July in the racetrack of Le Mans, France. This is the second edition this year. We would be glad to see some of you coming to our event. You can check our facebook page here ...
  15. New way to protect your alloy rims from scuffs and scrapes
    The automotive market is full of accessories that are designed specifically to protect different parts of our cars from almost any kind of damage, like fading, scratches, dints and many other. To save your time and money, Wheel Bands by RimPro-Tec significantly reduce the risk of damage to your...
  16. brake issue

    Classic VW Beetle / Bug Forum
    Got a trike which uses the rear end from a 71 beetle 1.2 . When I got the trike the brakes were a bit dodgy albeit they stopped the trike , anyway a few month on and I have done a load of work on it ,took it for an MOT and it passed , the brakes seemed acceptable on the way and must of been...
  17. Media-In and Android

    General VW Audio / Electonics Discussions
    Hi, I have a Passat B7 with media-in fitted. I have a cable for an ipod or iPhone to 4S, and a cable to connect USB. However if I connect a Samsung GS3 Mini (about 18 months old) to it via a cable to use as a music player then all I get is a 'Media-In:Device not functioning' message' with the...
  18. I have a question for you experts,

    Classic VW Beetle / Bug Forum
    So, I'm a Toyota person but my girlfriend loves them Bugs. So here's where I need your guys help, her left arm is about 90% paralyzed, so driving a stick shift is a pretty hard predicament for her, but she said she would figure out a way to deal with it to drive a bug. A little braincell...
  19. 2014 OktDubberfest [Breckenridge, Colorado]

    SouthWest: Calif., Ariz., N.Mex, Colo., Nev., Utah
    Deutsch Automobil glänzen und zeigen Combined with the Town of Breckenridge’s own Oktoberfest celebration; OktDubberfest is an event that was created to express a relaxed, family orientated and German styled automobile event. It is quickly becoming the culmination of the European enthusiast’s...
  20. Should I embark on this journey?

    Hi everyone! My name is Alicia. So, I've never owned a VW. But, I have owned quite a few cars, some German and some American. I have a very soft spot for European cars... Currently I own a 2005 Mini Cooper S with 78,000 miles that I absolutely love and have a strong attachment to. However, it...