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  1. Jerkiness under hard acceleration

    Scirocco Owners Club
    I have bought a 2009 2.0tsi today with98k miles and a stage 2 remap . I've noticed when flooring it in sixth gear on the motorway around 80-90mph and as it's gets to just below 4K revs there a kind of shudder with the car and it's as though it holds back and drives quite jerky. I've absolute no...
  2. 2019 Tiguan Remote Start- Defroster Question

    TIGUAN OWNERS CLUB
    New owner of 2019 Tiguan and i've noticed the defroster front/rear does not come on when using the remote start feature. Is there a way to enable this? The temperatures in my area have been in the low 30's in the mornings when remote starting. I tried leaving the defroster on and temp at 78 F...
  3. Pirelli Sidewall Bubble

    TIGUAN OWNERS CLUB
    I have a 2018 VW Tiguan with 11,000 miles on it. I just noticed today that my passenger side front tire has a bubble in it. I didn’t buy the tire warranty from the dealership. What are my options on what to do, help! The tires are scorpion Pirelli
  4. Help with a 2010 Tiguan

    TIGUAN OWNERS CLUB
    Hello, I bought a used 2010 Tiguan and I've had a few issues that I'm hoping people can help me with. The stock CD player has "eaten" 5 CD's. its a 6 CD changer and 1 day i noticed that the "CD" button was grayed out (unselecteable). I was wondering if there was a way to force eject the CDs...
  5. 2007 Rabbit Noise on the Rear Side

    RABBIT OWNERS CLUB
    I noticed a rhythmic thumping/dribbling noise coming from the rear of my 2007 Rabbit. It happens when I’m at low speed but stops at high speed in the freeway. I’m unable to figure out where it’s coming from. Any help? Thank you, Omar
  6. 2007 Rabbit Noise on the Rear Side

    Volkswagen Maintenance
    I noticed a ryhtmic thumping/dribbling noise coming from the rear of my 2007 Rabbit. It happens when I’m at low speed but stops at high speed in the freeway. I’m unable to figure out where it’s coming from. Appreciate any response. Thanks, Omar
  7. Noise on the rear side

    RABBIT OWNERS CLUB
    I noticed a ryhtmic thumping/dribbling noise coming from the rear of my 2007 Rabbit. It happens when I’m at low speed but stops at high speed in the freeway. I’m unable to figure out where it’s coming from.
  8. 2.0 will not shift out of 1st gear

    Jetta / Bora MK4 / 1999-2004
    I hope someone can help. 99 beetle 2.0 auto trans 145k. I was driving it one day and I noticed it was not shifting out of 1st gear. It did give me a code of defective MAF. If I clean the MAF will that fix the problem? Do I need to buy a new MAF? Does the MAF affect the trans? Any help...
  9. 1981 VW Rabbit Pickup wont idle after sitting a 6 months

    1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    I have a 1981 VW Rabbit Pick (1.6) up that needed a battery so I let it sit for a season. When I installed a new battery and cranked it, it smokes really bad, is skipping, and wont idle. The smoke out of the tailpipe is a dusty type black. I thought that it may be an injector so I took them out...
  10. New Tiguan Wolfsburg - anyone else issues with side mirror adjustment?

    Volkswagen Tiguan Forum
    Hi All, I recently noticed an issue when my wife drove my new 2018 Tiguan Wolfsburg for the first time and wanted to adjust the side mirrors. Whenever the little turn button to adjust the mirrors is put into the position for adjusting the left mirror, then you can move the left mirror into...
  11. Drive's side mirror adjustment after folding in

    VW Tiguan Technical
    I have noticed on my new 2019 SE the few times after we have folded the driver side mirror in, that the prior adjustment of the mirror was completely changed once we folded it back out. Anyone else have this issue? We frequently fold in the passenger side mirror, but it doesn't seem to come...
  12. 2019 SE two days old - question on noise when opening driver's door

    VW Tiguan Technical
    So glad to have found this group! As the header says, I bought my 2019 SE Tiguan on Monday. One thing we noticed is when I open the driver's door, there is a motorized sound for about 5 seconds that seems to be coming from the rear of the vehicle as though something is adjusting. Anyone have...
  13. 2019 Tiguan SE, how to lock when parked and off?

    TIGUAN OWNERS CLUB
    hello all, Firs time posting; I've had my new 2019 Tiguan SE for a few weeks now, only yesterday I noticed that it wasn't locking when I park the car and exit it. (I've gotten used to most cars locking on their own a few minutes after they're parked and exited). I can't find a setting for...
  14. Cloth trimming coming off roof

    TIGUAN OWNERS CLUB
    Hi all, newbie to this forum. i have a Tiguan that is 10 years old now. I just noticed today that the cloth trimming is peeling off the roof. Has this happened to anyone else? Disappointing that this is happening so soon. Does anyone know if VW has fixed this free of charge for anyone? any...
  15. NO BOOST. Please help!

    Golf MK5 / 2003-2009
    So I bought a 2008 6spd Gti a week ago. I knew that it had no boost and I assumed the worst case scenario so I took the turbo off and it turned out the turbo was fine. I noticed before I took the turbo off that the Blow off valve was jbwelded shut and the diverted valve was closed off too. Never...
  16. Won't start 1972 Beetle

    Air-cooled Owners Club
    I have a 1972 VW Beetle. I am new to VWs and am learning as I go. Right off the bat my ignition coil went bad so I changed it and it fired right up. After driving it for a while I drastically lost power. The coil is still good and sending power to the distributor. I am thinking that my plugs...
  17. No clutch response and vibration in pedal

    Passat B5 Forums
    So my clutch in my 2005 vw passat 1.8 t 4motion quit working the other day out of the blue while i was driving. Ive checked the hydraulic system and things seem to be fine. Btw whats the best way to bleed that system? Also, when it went out the pedal went super soft and i noticed a slight...
  18. adhesive for rear convertible window - 2007

    New Beetle Technical Forum
    I have noticed that the adhesive on the top of the rear window for my 07 convertible has recently detached from the roof. It looks like a piece of black adhesive tape of some sort. Can anybody point me in the direction of the product to use to seal it back up? Thanks
  19. New owner of a 2004 Passat 1.8t with question

    Passat B5 Forums
    New owner for to this car. Has 170k runs well but has a couple issues. First one is my running lights not working. I ordered a switch since no fuses are blown. I noticed that if I leave the light switch on when I open the car door I no longer get the noise to let me know my running lights are...
  20. interior lights dim immediately, and key-in warning not working

    RABBIT OWNERS CLUB
    '09 Rabbit. I noticed the other day that my warning chime for the key left in the ignition wasn't working. Also, the interior lights, when you open the door, come on then fade out immediately. Haven't found this problem searching. Anyone know what module controls those two items? thanks.
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