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  1. F'N A-Pillar Screw

    Passat B7 Forums
    How do you get the damn a-pillar screw back in? Took off the a-pillar by removing the airbag clip, T-20 screw and then pulling out then up. No problem. Trying to get it back together, all the clips get back in, can't get the screw to stay in place so i can put it back in once the a-pillar is all...
  2. 82 rabbit pillar trim

    1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    I’m having trouble finding the trim for the interior pillars, does anyone know of a good spot to find them? Or anyone have spares?
  3. Convertible Top Frame Seals

    MK1 Rabbit Body
    155871349C “A” Pillar Seal 155871357E Left Frame Front seal 155871358E Right frame Front seal 155871361D Left “B” Pillar Frame Seal 155871362D Right “B” Pillar Frame Seal 155871369D Left Rear Frame Seal 155871370D Right Rear Frame Seal 155871370D Seal for main pillar seal (3 per side)...
  4. Convertible leaking

    1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    I finally figured out how to upload pictures. Attached isthe picture of the A-Pillar top where water is leaking when it rains on thepassenger and driver side. What do you see wrong in the rubber and top that I currentlyhave that is causing these leaks. Also could you dissect the build...
  5. Rag top latch adjustments?

    1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    The passenger side top latch sometimes will pop open. Its more the little nipple frame piece that goes into the A pillar doesnt go inside the hole. It rides on top....but the latch, latches OK. Is there an adjustment? the book is very vague about any of this. Thanks Rich
  6. Two questions about wires and a cup holder (WTH LOL )

    Okay two questions First question is how do I remove the A Pillar near passeeger side is it just clip off? I'm affraid to do anything there because of the airbags behind the panel. Second Question - The Rear cupholder. Do those arms expand so you can fit a cup in there? am I being stupid? LOL
  7. pillar tweeters

    General VW Audio / Electonics Discussions
    Hello folks! I replaced the head unit in my vw with a sony and shredded the factory speakers. i replaced them recently with some 2 way speakers. This is probably a daft question, but do i need to remove the tweeters in the pillars seeing as the speakers have tweeters? My second question...
  8. 2011 VW Tiguan A pillar trim

    There is a little gap between the A pillar trim and the headliner, the trim doesn't snap in properly and keeps coming loose after few days, by loose i mean it's not falling on my head or anything, it's just you can clearly see the daylight through the top edge of the trim and headliner. looking...
  9. B pillar weather strip for windows

    1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    My 84 rag top I just bought has some tares in the rubber. That attach to the B pillar and roll bar. Keeps the rain out for the side of window. i checked on some new ones....they want $300-350 for them. They dont look that special. Is there anything else that can be used? Thanks Rich
  10. Anyone know of a well priced roll bar

    1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    Ive been looking for a B Pillar roll bar for my Rabbit, but yet i am unable to even find one for a Rabbit. I'm guessing if any of you guys have one you constructed it yourself.
  11. radar installation by dome lights

    Volkswagen and Aftermarket Accessories
    i was just wondering if there were any DIY's or how to install a radar detector by the dome lights. im sick and tired of the stupid cord hanging down over my windshield its really ugly if this isnt too hard maybe can anyone just let me know how to do it like how to take the dome light cover off...
  12. New car quirks (I hope)

    VW Rabbit MKV Forum 2006/2007/2008/2009
    Hi. The clock just turned 2000 miles on my way to work today. I bought my car December 31, 2008. I love the way the Rabbit handles. I mean, I love the way that car handles. It is more nimble than anything else I have ever driven. Stops well, too; 170 horsepower is more than I need (I have...
  13. How To: Remove Exterior Door Pillar

    MKV How-to's and DIY's
    I've searched everywhere and only found out that there are two torx screws somewhere behind the rubber trim... Has anyone done this or know where I can find a diy on it? I just purchased the gti glossy black ones to replace them. thanks
  14. Removing pillars?

    MKV How-to's and DIY's
    I need assistance with removing all the pillars in my 2dr. I've been redoing my interior and now is time to tackle on the pillars. Do I just pop out the airbag caps, unscrew, and than pry the pillars off? Thank you!
  15. Trim rattle?

    VW Rabbit MKV Forum 2006/2007/2008/2009
    Ive got an 08 with about 8k miles on it and some rattle has appeared from somewhere around the driver side B pillar. Im still trying to figure out what it is exactly, i think it could be the seat belt thingy. Anyone else having some trim rattle around that area? :confused: Also... i dont...
  16. VW Citgolf 2004 1.4

    VWOC Images / Video
    Hi Guys So I am new to this site, it seems very interesting from the other car clubs website. I am from South Africa not sure if there are any more SA members but I will like to share with you my beauty mk1 Citigolf 2004 1.4 carb model. You must be wondering how come its a newer model and...
  17. Air Bags

    VW Rabbit MKV Forum 2006/2007/2008/2009
    I am trying to figure out how many air bags I have. I have an 06 4 door. There are ten distinct spots labeled as air bags in my car. Does that sound right? Here's the list: driver steering wheel = 1 passenger dashboard = 1 driver and passenger beam alongside windshield = 2 driver and passenger...
  18. New Rabbit owner .....some questions for the veterans ??

    VW Rabbit MKV Forum 2006/2007/2008/2009
    First of all.....I Love This Car!!! I've had it about a week and purchased it as a commuter car. I have a few questions about some things I've noticed and was hoping that some of you may offer some help/suggestions/comments: - The manual claims that the doors will automatically lock when you...
  19. Is there a way to find out exactly how to know if you got an 06 or 07?

    VW Rabbit MKV Forum 2006/2007/2008/2009
    Because it is possible for someone to lie about it and you end up paying full price for a car that is year old.