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  1. We are Going Live!!

    Volkswagen Owner's Club Suggestions and issues
    Dear Community Members, Today is the migration day! We are almost at the starting line and really excited for you to experience the new community platform. As a reminder, the site will be put into maintenance and read-only mode while the migration is underway until completion. We will post a...
  2. Limp mode

    Jetta / Bora MK5 / 2005–2010
    Hey guys So a couple of days ago my car went into limp mode after driving around. The gears on the dashboard started flashing and it was stuck in 3rd gear. I wasn't even able to reverse the car. Eventually it shuts off and the only way for it to start again is to let it cool down. I can drive...
  3. QUESTION Injector #4 replacement

    Ask A Volkswagen TECH - Hosted by Nitroscope8
    My 2010 Golf Plus 1.6 TDI went into limp mode last Tuesday, and the garage identified that injector #4 had an electrical issue and wanted ~€800 to replace it. I said no, and purchased a reconditioned Bosch one. I have just fitted it; however, my torque wrench seems to be broken and my...
  4. Adjusting telescopic steering wheel shuts off engine/electrical

    Golf MK6 / 2009 -2014
    Hello, hoping this community has information on this issue as I've had no luck with Google, or the forum search. When I pull the wheel in/out past a certain spot in the length of the telescopic travel the engine is shut off the and car appears to be in the "start" mode of the ignition switch...
  5. Glow Plug and EGR

    Passat B7 Forums
    Hi all, Driving a 2011 Passat Variant B7 2.0 TDI. A few weeks back while driving the glow plug light came on and the car went into limp mode. A scan said it was an EGR fault and was quoted €650 to replace it. I don't have that kind of money at the minute and also want to get the AC fixed while...
  6. P0544

    Golf MK6 / 2009 -2014
    Hello all, Recently purchased a 2009 VW Golf MK6 2.0TDI. I am getting the coil light flashing along with engine management light on. My local mechanic says not to worry about this sensor until MOT time( October 2019). I am worried this may cause damage to DPF or any other components or worried...
  7. I turned off my car at 60mph

    Jetta / Bora MK6 / 2011 and up
    2012 Jetta 2.5 SEL Automatic transmission. I looked and couldn't find a thread on this. Tonight I was on my way to work on the highway. Really bad weather. Was doing 60 in the left lane. Had just finished a phone call and checked a text. And for some stupid reason, I accidentally hit the car's...
  8. New owner

    Need some suggestions. The headlights on my new 2019 Tiguan SEL Premium only illuminate less than 50 feet in normal mode. VW dealership told me they cannot be adjusted up or down. Any suggestions how I can see farther than 50 feet on my dark roads without using high beams? Thanks in advance...
  9. MK6 2013 GLI DSG Issues - Limp Mode

    Jetta / Bora MK6 / 2011 and up
    Just picked up a 2013 MK6 GLI two weeks ago with 59K miles. 60,500 now, and CEL comes on. P0746, pressure solenoid A. Only once the DSG gets up to temp does it go into limp mode, which keeps it in 2nd gear and displays the spanner/wrench icon flashing intermittently with the "D" select...
  10. EPC light on and running somewhat rough

    Golf MK5 / 2003-2009
    I have a 2003 Golf GTI with a VR6 engine. Recently the car shut down to limp mode and the EPC light and traction control light came on. I had this problem before with my Cadillac so I removed the throttle body and cleaned it. I replaced the throttle body and the car sprang to life. However, the...
  11. power cut off

    Jetta Owners Club
    hello, i was wandering if you can advise regarding an issue with a vw jetta 2.0 tdi 140 bhp while driving on the motorway with 70 mph the car is loosing power like going into limp mode but after pooling into the hard shoulder the power just cuts off and will not want to restart. after few...
  12. 2012 TIGUAN check engine light went up due to misfires!

    Tiguan New To Forum / Frequently Asked Questions
    Has anyone experienced misfires (carbon built up) I was servicing my car 7 months ago and paid $700. Just yesterday I drove to the dealer and I was in shock as the problem is coming back again according to them on a different cylinder, is this a failure mode that we have to live with as a VW...
  13. Tiguan cold hesitation

    Hello. I have an '18 Tiguan SEL. It's less than a month old. It seems to me that it has a hesitation but only when cold. Has anyone else noticed this? I've tried sport mode, normal mode, manual shift, etc. but it's still there. The dealer says it may be characteristic of the car...
  14. 2002 jetta 1.8 limp mode? Neutral

    Jetta / Bora MK4 / 1999-2004
    I wanted a Chevy I bought this, I have had nothing but problems all have been fixable but we can not figure out why after 35 or more miles it will all the sudden pop into neutral and can only drive in 2nd gear. I then have to pull over and wait generally a half hour to 45 minutes before I can...
  15. User Manual for Beetle 2009 Model

    Beetle Owners Club
    Hi...just purchased a 2009 model Beetle 1.6L. But it doesn't come with a user manual. Can anyone please advise if there is a link that I can download the manual ? Thank you
  16. '13 Jetta S 2.0 Intermittent EPC Light and Leak

    Jetta / Bora MK6 / 2011 and up
    Hey all... Having another problem with another VW... My Jetta has been throwing a random EPC light which seems to put the car pretty much into a limp mode. When I restart the car it immediately goes away and the car drives again like normal. I cannot find a real pattern to it, but it does seem...
  17. 2008 Jetta aux port problem

    Jetta Owners Club
    Ive followed the users manual for hooking up a music device via the aux port thats located in the center console but I can not get the radio to go into aux mode. Ive tried holding down the cd button, tried hitting the cd button twice with no luck, nothing happens. Please any help and...
  18. QUESTION 2017 Beetle shudders

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    Hello there My new car is a tiptronic automatic and has only 600km. From the first day ive noticed that when im at a stop and I release the brakes the car will shudder/shake a bit. It feels like its about to stall. Its the best way to describe it. No shuddering when the car is cold, for the...
  19. Sprint Booster Power Converter

    GTI MK6 / 2009-2014
    Hi There, I'm new to both this forum and to owning a GTi. I've purchased a 2009 Mk6 GTi as a Japanese import. So far I'm absolutely loving it! Being a Japanese import I Don't really know much about the history of the car at all unfortunately but I can see there are a number of modification...
  20. Touran Gearbox 2007 model

    TDI / Diesel Owners Club
    Hi. Has anyone heard of or experienced any factory issues with the gearbox for these models? Has it been upgraded by any chance with the 2010 or 2015 models? TIA