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  1. 1982 Rabbit Pickup Gas

    1982 Rabbit Pickup Gas

    Craigslist Ad Rebuilt Engine--low mileage Custom Paint New Headliner All Rubber Replaced Bronze Reflective Glass Rear Window Wind Wings Replaced with new glass Tinted Windows Clean Camper Shell with Stainless Steel Brackets for Lifting Shell off Hand-crank wench for removing and hanging Shell...
  2. Overheating Issue Got Me PUZZLED...

    TDI / Diesel Owners Club
    Hello all I’m new to this forum and I need some advice regarding my situation! I’ll try to explain with as much detail as possible.. The car is a 1981 vw rabbit pickup with a turbo Diesel engine out of a mk2 Jetta. I believe the engine code is MF. So it started running hot towards the end of the...
  3. Mechanics in PNW area?

    RABBIT OWNERS CLUB
    Hi, I recently purchased an '81 rabbit in the Portland area. It has some transmission issues that I'd like to get looked at, does anyone know of trusted/good mechanics in the area? Thanks. Jin.
  4. Hi,I need help

    Golf MK1 / 1975-1983 (EURO)
    Soy Antonio y soy nuevo en este foro, soy de México y tengo un detalle con mi Conejo, te digo ... Compré el automóvil hace 2 meses, es modelo 1980 y anteriormente tenía otro modelo 1986, en el automóvil que acabo de comprar trae un carburador de una garganta de la marca CARTER-WEBER, pero no...
  5. What Engine is in my 1984 Rabbit GTI?

    GTI MK1 / 1983-1984
    Ive been searching around alot and have been told many things but i need clarification. My car from factory comes with a 1.8l l4 fuel injected engine. Currently have an unknown fuel injected engine in. Ive put some 1.8 parts on but i dont even know if they are correct. Its hard to make out the...
  6. VWOC Rules Of Conduct

    General Volkswagen Discussion
    Volkswagen Owners Club Terms Of Service and Rules: 1. Respect Admin/Moderator decisions. The Moderators are Volkswagen enthusiasts just like you, who give their time to help, and keep the site running smoothly. Please give them your utmost respect. 2. Graphic images (all...
  7. 2008 Sage Green, no power steering, where to sell?

    RABBIT OWNERS CLUB
    I have a 2008 Rabbit, and it's been a great car. It has about 210K miles on it, so in no way is it perfect, but it's in pretty good shape. A few dents and dings, nothing major, the interior is ok, again not great, as the headliner has given up it's ability to stay up against the roof. The...
  8. 81 Diesel Pickup Turbo Head

    MK1 Rabbit Engine
    Howdy, I'm putting a turbo on my 81 diesel. Did they use a different head? If not, different head bolts, gaskets? Thanks...
  9. Exhaust pipe came loose

    1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    My exhaust pipe fell off while driving my 1980 Rabbit (Diesel). How is it secured? Wondering if I need to get it towed. Thanks.
  10. 75 to 79 Rabbit muffler (for sale)

    Golf MK1 / 1975-1983 (EURO)
    As the title says, muffler for 75-79 Rabbit BRAND NEW, never used. $25.00 plus the shipping
  11. 78 American Rabbit resto-mod

    1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    Hi! Within the next week I'm starting a restomod project on a 1978 american mk1 (you guys already knew that it's from 1978 for godsakes) and everything in the car works except the interior and exterior are pretty rough I'll be replacing almost the whole interior and trying to get it to look as...
  12. radiator fan keeps running

    1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    my radiator fan on an '81 rabbit pickup (gas) keeps running after the engine has stopped and the key has been removed from the ignition---I suspect the radiator fan switch at the radiator, but am open to other possibilities (?)
  13. New user with a 81 Rabbit that has some issues. OUTLAW 525S

    1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    hello guys i am new to this form and i am in need of some help. i have tried posting in other posts and creating my own fourm and i have had no luck..... so i am sorry if this violates this form....... i have a 1981 vw rabbit diesel manual. heres the full story. everything was working great...
  14. 79 rabbit

    1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    So I've recently came into possession of a 79 rabbit rally edition with the 1.5l diesel engine. I am having trouble getting it to stay running let alone starting. I've replaced the battery, starter, alternator, glow plugs, fuel pump and wiring.. could cleaning the Injectors help? Willing to...
  15. 1981 vw rabbit diesel manual----no cranking issue!!please help!

    1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    hello guys i am new to this form and i am in need of some help. i have a 1981 vw rabbit diesel manual. heres the full story. everything was working great. then one morning my dome lights did not come on when i opened the door. so after a few days of driving (put on 70 miles a day) i had some...
  16. For sale pair of new front shock kits. $125.00

    Private Party 'For Sale' Classifieds
    For sale a pair of brand new complete front shock kits for the following VW cars: 2012-2017 Beetle, 2006-2010 Bora, 2009-2015 CC, 2007-2015 EOS, 2010-2014 Golf, 2005-2015 Jetta, 2006-2016 Passat, 2009-2010 Passat CC, 2006-2009 Rabbit. These are Monroe Oespectrum Premium #72311 shocks with...
  17. 83 Rabbit GTI

    GTI Photo Gallery
    Hello all. Just joined the club tonight. Thought I would show off my upcoming project. This is my first car I bought brand new in 1983. It’s been sitting in our barn since the early ‘90s. I’m thinking about dragging it out and see if I can be inspired to start a restoration. Wish me luck.
  18. Just bought a MK1 Rabbit racecar. Any help identifying parts is greatly appreciated.

    1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    Hello, so I am new to VW ownership and am looking for help identifying exactly what I have in my possession now and any help is greatly appreciated. First and foremost, the car I bought is my friends grandpa's old racecar. His grandpa passed away and his grandma sent the car to the junk yard...
  19. oil dipstick

    1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    I have a 1981 VW rabbit pickup that I installed a 1983 engine and 5 speed out of a 1983 turbo Jetta. My question, When I change the oil I put in 4.5 qts of oil. The level on the dipstick is quite a ways up from the marks. I have tried looking for the oil capacity of a turbo jetta and can't find...
  20. 0778 and 01316

    RABBIT OWNERS CLUB
    Hello forum. I have recently purchased a 2007 VW rabbit 2.5 I love it. I have wanted one for a while and this one came up for a good deal. No issues when I bought it. After driving for about 2-3 weeks I am getting the error codes 0778 (Steering wheel sensor) and 01316 (Brake control module) I...
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