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  1. PCV valve in 2.0L - where is this thing?

    New Beetle Technical Forum
    I ordered a PCV valve, supposedly for the 2.0L engine (for a 2004 New Beetle). It looks like a 3" diameter black plastic disc, about 1/2" thick, with two hose ports sticking out of it. I've scoured the engine and the web looking for any indication of where this thing lives but can't figure it...
  2. Wheel cylinder

    1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    I when to put all new brakes on my 1981 Rabbit pickup. Having trouble finding the right rear wheel cylinders. I have ordered twice now. The old ones I took off have a smoot end cap and the other ones I have got have a metal end with a groove. Theses are a bit to long and I can't get the drum on...
  3. TDI Performance Upgrades

    TDI / Diesel Owners Club
    Hello everyone,, I'm new to owning a TDI (3 months). I'm looking to upgrade to around 220whp and 360+ ft/lbs of wheel torque. I currently have a cr170 turbo, AFE stage 2 cold air intake, and malone exhaust (3") with resonator and high flow cat ordered. Additionally, I have the cp3 HPFP kit on...
  4. Rear discs on Touran

    Wheels / Tires / Brakes / Suspension
    Hi from newbie, Potamiou I need to replace the rear discs on a Touran 1T/1. I ordered 260mm which should be about right, unfortunately they've sent 270mm. Anyone know if these will be ok, or is there insufficient room. Only an extra 6mm on the radius, so I figure they may squeeze in. Many thanks :)
  5. What Tyres are fitted to a Sharan 2018

    Wheels / Tires / Brakes / Suspension
    Hope someone can help, I have ordered a Sharan which is due in January and I live in a snowy part of the UK, what tyers are fitted from new. Its a SE NAV 1.4 tsi 16 inch Thnaks
  6. 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...
  7. Cant find right clutch cable

    MK1 Rabbit Transmission
    Hello. i have the pleasure of owning a 1979 Rabbit 1.5l Diesel and I am having some trouble finding the clutch cable. A simple search shows the Pioneer CA-953 cable and other variants to be the correct one. Upon ordering it the cable seems to fit in properly to the pedal and the firewall but is...
  8. raymon1936

    South Atlantic : Fla., Ga., N.C., S.C.
    What is wrong with my 2003 Jetta TDI , No codes but when cold it gallops along , New fuel filter, Timing belt , Rechecked timing, Does a little better when 180 Deg, Ran perfect for about a week , Popped the inter cooler hose off , It was clogged with mud on the outside , I cleaned the...
  9. Getting to coil packs on Passat V5 2004

    Passat New To Forum / Frequently Asked Questions
    Howdy My 04 v5 Passat 2.3l is running rough and the engine codes are showing a misfire on cylinder 4. I've ordered a coil pack and plug but I've realized I've got to get under the alloy intake manifold to get to the coil packs. Thanks in advance if someone could tell me what is involved lifting...
  10. Mkv gti knock sensor readings

    GTI MK5 / 2006-2009
    Hello everyone, I have a 2007 Vw Gti 2.0 Turbo and got a P0330 code on my OBDII. Car was losing mpg and was feeling a weird vibration. Took my OBDII and it read the knock sensor code. I managed to get to both knock sensors (Green and Brown) in the front of the engine by removing the Intake...
  11. Got tired of kids wobbling my Ciggie Lighter with USB convertors

    MK1 Rabbit Electrical
    Got tired of all my Aux Jacks in my Cars, and Vans, getting wobbled out because of ill fitting usb pervertors....didn't matter which type, you had t wiggle them to get connectivity. I ordered a few of these, waterproof fast charge dual port USB connectors. I Pried out my Ashtray with a flat...
  12. Fuel Injection Inserts

    GTI MK1 / 1983-1984
    I have a 1984 rabbit gti, and the injector tubes are shot. They are cracked and torn in areas, and seals they sat on were crumbling. I ordered a couple new ones from napa, but they were not the same and came with no seals. I was wondering if anyone on here knew anything about those injector...
  13. MAP sensor replacemnt VW 2.5L Rabbit 09

    Hi, I recently brought in my Rabbit to Canadian Tire for diagnosis on the check engine light and was told that the MAP sensor is faulty. The quoted me for $450 parts and labour cost. However, I went ahead and ordered a replacement sensor myself. The sensor model is 036906951 with ID 0261230095...
  14. Get armed with knowledge - read new Floor Mats Shopping Guide at CARiD!
    While there are many ways to add more sparkle and custom style to your car, one upgrade that gets overlooked pretty often is a set of floor mats. Why should you consider getting car floor mats? They play an important role in enhancing the aesthetic and resale value of your car, while also...
  15. Newb Weird Master Cylinder, need clues

    1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    Hello All, I have had my 82 Diesel Rabbit for 34 years. I recently dragged it out of 8 years of storage and got it started by just cleaning the starter circuit contacts and priming the fuel system. Naturally it needs all new brakes. My power master cylinder is unlike most I have seen on the...
  16. 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...
  17. Trailer Assist after sales fit

    VW Tiguan Technical
    Hi, I have a 2017 SEL Tiguan. When I ordered it the salesman advised me to buy towbar locally as it was a cheaper option. I have now spoken to trailer company who have advised me that I need the Trailer Assist but.... he has one version based on the Audi from the Westphalia supplier. I asked...
  18. Problem getting fan to work

    Jetta Owners Club
    So i bought my 2007 2.0T jetta used last summer. When I first purchased the vehicle the fan only worked on one speed (MAX), which I was ok with. After a few months the fan stopped working altogether. I did some research and assumed that this was a problem with the blower resistor. So, I ordered...
  19. Crank bearings

    GTI MK2 / 1985-1992
    I have a 87 mk2 1,8 16v GTI (motorcode KR) that has been racing amateur events quite a while. I suspected blown headcasket which turned out to be a broken hose instead, but went on to take apart the engine anyway, since there is a slight break window of events. To the point. I had the crank...
  20. Intermediate Pulley Removal on way to Water Pump Removal

    MK1 Rabbit Engine
    As I'm working my way to timing my 1.6D engine with A/C I realized it might be easier to remove the water pump pulley to get the lower timing cover removed. It was. But to remove the wp pulley I had to drain the antifreeze out of the system to gain access to the impeller. Well the pulley would...