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  1. PASSAT 2010 B6 wiper problem

    Passat Owners Club
    Hello I'm new here.... I'm trying to fix a my front wipers which stopped working. I took to a garage and they said it was the motor and said they could order and replace. The next they phoned and said actually they can't get the motor and I would have to contact VW. So having had a diagnostic...
  2. Anti theft lock nut key

    Golf MK5 / 2003-2009
    Hi. Could anyone tell me how many teeth anti theft lock nut key is needed for the mk5 golf rims? Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  3. QUESTION golf 5 charcoal cannister

    Ask A Volkswagen TECH - Hosted by Nitroscope8
    hi is there any way one can service, or bypass the charcoal cannister on a golf 5 fsi ? no part availeble in S.A. back order is 8 weeks. Sent from my TA-1020 using Tapatalk
  4. Steam Clean Engine

    GTI MK2 / 1985-1992
    HI Everyone, I have a 16V and would like to get the engine cleaned up of all the grease and gunk. I have been toying with the idea of getting it steam cleaned for ages but always been put off by stories of the electrics getting messed up. However i guess some people must do it in order to get...
  5. Golf R Intercooler Upgrade

    Golf MK6 / 2009 -2014
    Hi All, Looking for an upgraded or OEM front mount intercooler for the mk6 Golf R. It's a 2010 model and am fine if it's been used, as long as it's in working order and all ok! Thanks. Sent from my Pixel using Tapatalk
  6. 91 MK2 GTI 1.8 In Need Of Trottle Position Sensor and pigtail.

    GTI MK2 / 1985-1992
    Hello VWOC. I have a red and black Golf GTI daily driver in north Texas. The TPS switch plastic housing has cracked and it had a erratic signal.It also somewhat disintegrated around the opening for the TB shaft . I tried a new TPS from a same year Cabriolet 1.8 (because it was available) and at...
  7. How to start a repair?

    Air-cooled Owners Club
    Hello everyone,, So I finally got a place to start working on my 74 beetle, he's stuck in first gear, and the coupler, and the clutch were replaced within the last few years. I was told it might be the "hockey stick in the nose cone" I know it's a front end transmission repair, and that I have...
  8. Shopping around for used VW. Any common issues I should know?

    General Volkswagen Discussion
    Hey all, I've been living carless since 2010, and have finally worked myself into the position where it might make sense to own one again. I live in the Denver metro area, and will be shopping around soon for a basic commuter. I'm looking for (in order of importance) low maintenance, decent...
  9. head gasket replacement

    New Beetle Technical Forum
    does anyone have a write up on how to change (what order to remove things) the headgasket on my 99 beetle , my car overheated and now is losing water very slowly , plus its hard to start in the morning , only firing on 2 cylinders until (i'm assuming water) whatever is in the other 2 bores ...
  10. AFS sensor broken, replacement

    Hi all! :) My AFS-sensor is broken, and I tried to order one from eBay to replace it with, but the part doesn't have the right brackets, and seems to be all wrong even though it should fit according to the specs. It seems to me that "all" sensors looks the same when I search AFS Sensor VW Tiguan...
  11. 1997 Mexican Beetle 1600I alarm and immobiliser.

    Air-cooled Owners Club
    Mine arrived with only one separate tatty fob to set/unset the alarm and no name attached. Can anyone identify the alarm system and where I can order two fobs. Thanks:( Keith
  12. Upshift Unit

    MK1 Rabbit Electrical
    I want to eliminate my upshift unit entirely from my '82 Rabbit Pickup with newly installed 1Y diesel engine (1.9L). Is it just a matter of disconnecting all the wires to the relay/transmission/instrument panel or do I need to "jump" some connections in order for everything else to work...
  13. German spec Vs. American Spec questions.`

    Golf MK4 / 1999-2002
    Hello New guy here I just got stationed in Germany picked up a Mk4 Golf 3 door for my DD and it failed the TUV inspection for left and right control arms struts and tires easy enough to fix I am wondering if I could order the parts from rock or another USA vendor or are the German spec cars...
  14. Golf oem led tail lights

    GTI MK6 / 2009-2014
    I was just wondering about the oem led tail my car has a euro switch in it and i heard that if you order the ones with rear fog lights, you don't get 2 reverse lights or something? Maybe someone could clarify this to me before buying such expensive tails:) Thanks!
  15. MK1 Rabbit to MK3 Cluster conversion

    1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    Hey everybody, I recently purchased a MK1 rabbit. The previous owner had a 2.0 swap from a 98 golf put into it. The car still has the MK1 cluster, but none of the gauges work. I dont know the rev or the speed in which im going. I was told by the P.O that in order for it to work i need to get a...
  16. Humming noice from engine department 2017 VW Tiguan

    VW Tiguan Technical
    2017 VW Tiguan 4 motion When driving and slowly/normally accelerating there comes a humming noice (like subwoofers sound) from engine at 1500 RPM every time. Quite annoying. At the dealership say it is normal sound in order to optimize/improve gas consumption. Not sure if I should believe that...

    Tiguan New To Forum / Frequently Asked Questions
    2017 VW Tiguan 4 motion When driving and slowly/normally accelerating there comes a humming noice (like subwoofers sound) from engine at 1500 RPM every time. Quite annoying. At the dealership say it is normal sound in order to optimize/improve gas consumption. Not sure if I should believe...
  18. BOSCH ICON Wiper Blades

    Golf MK7 / 2015 and up
    These are a bit more challenging to order than I thought. First - Order from NAPA and not Amazon. 2nd - The correct MK7 order number is 18OE and 26OE Clearmax 365 In speaking with Bosch rep he advised that the OE MUST have Clearmax 365 on the box. NAPA had this in their detail.
  19. Heater and A/C problems

    1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    1980 Rabbit, York compressor: Some 15-20 years ago, heater core sprang leak. Not wanting to tackle the job at that time, I used "stop leak" which seems to have actually held up since then. Some 10-15 years ago, the actuator started acting up. It works OK when it's warm but on cold days, it...
  20. Audio System wont play Multi-CD Albums from an SD Card Properly

    General VW Audio / Electonics Discussions
    Hi, We have just bought a 2017 VW Polo GTI and I have put music on to a 32GB SD Card. Some of the music is playing ok and the album artwork is being displayed as expected. However, when an album has two or more discs it wont play the tracks in disc order which means it plays the first track...