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  1. Exhaust rattle

    Polo Owners Club
    Hello everyone. Have any of you experienced issues with a rattle from your exhaust system. I have a 2019 Polo TSI and there is always a rattle when I take off. What could be causing it? Sent from my SM-A750F using Tapatalk
  2. Starting and idle issues

    1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    Until September the car fired up instantly/perfectly first turn of the key. The last few times I've started the car it has been sluggish to turn over. I must hold the key a few seconds and you can hear the starter turning but the car doesn't catch right away. It never fails to start but when it...
  3. Air cooled 65 engine needs a doctor

    Air-cooled Owners Club
    Just got this 65 vw and it died on me this morning. I need someone to help me out with the fix. Loss of power, engine rattle noise from passenger side I think. It will crank and run but noisy. This is my 1st classic VW and very fun to ride around.
  4. 2011 Jetta 2.5 engine rattle

    Jetta / Bora MK6 / 2011 and up
    Anyone ever experience engine rattle after the engine warms up like something inside? It's weird and I tried recording it with no success, but I asked a VW tech and he says it comes from when I start to accelerate. This sound only seems to happen when I rev or accelerate, idle is fine. He thinks...
  5. Seat rattle

    GTI MK6 / 2009-2014
    Any one had a problem with the passenger seat rattling when no one is sat in it, car is a GTI with leather seats 2009 Golf GTI 2.0, Tornado Red, Engine code: CCZB, Manual, RCD 510, Bluetooth, Heated leather seats, Cruise control, 225/40/18 Goodyear Eagle F1 Asymmetric 3s, Monza Shadow Alloys...
  6. Rattle noise on front wheel with a CC 2014 Executive

    VW CC Technical Forum
    My CC 2014 Executive start making a rattle noise on the front right wheel at 20k miles. The car is under warranty. Can anyone explain the causes and what course of action I should take? The dealership tells me this is a known issue with this line and I should check online. However, I can't...
  7. brakes

    1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    wheres the dope write up on how to replace brake pads/calipers? cant figure out which pad is inboard and which is outboard, both have chamfers, neither have arrows. also, which anti rattle clip goes where? , how? side note: any secret technique for getting the new ball joint back into the...
  8. Jetta jerking problem.

    Jetta / Bora MK5 / 2005–2010
    Hi, I have posted a thread about 1-2 months ago and finally found more competitive mechanic to fix all the problems (see below). p0420. Catt efficiency. needs catalytic convertor (rattle has been fixed) p0480 for cooling fan control module. needs small cooling fan. (changed) p0455 gross evqp...
  9. 2009 VW Tiguan Shakes violently around 60mph

    Hi everyone and thanks in advance. I have a 2009 VW tiguan 2.0T that vibrates violently when i hit 60mph, I mean pretty hard to the point where it doesn't feel safe to keep accelerating and everything inside not attached starts to rattle. Regardless Ive driven it to 100+ to see if it vibrates...
  10. 6th gear shutter

    VW Tiguan Technical
    Hi. I have a 2012 Tiguan 4cyl AWD. 25k miles. Seems like the car is shifting to 6th under 50mph and starts to shutter. I can feel the vibration in my steering wheel and I can hear the dash rattle. If I move the shift lever right I can see the car is in 6th. Downshifting makes the shutter...
  11. Golf mk7 gti engine problem

    GTI Owners Club
    Hi i have a new Golf gti 2015 performance pack model with DSG it had covered 919 miles when it was eventually transported to the main dealer with a rattle in the engine. it has been broken down 8 times in the 919 miles. 7 times with an engine light coming on & it missing on cylinder 3, was ment...
  12. Buying a 94' Mk3, some issues, need help!

    Golf MK3 / 1993-1998
    Hi I'm currently looking at purchasing a 1994 Mk3 to get me to and from work for the next couple of months and the current owner says there is a rattle that occurs in 1st as well as 2nd gear. When speaking with him he said it is the "Heat Shield" and I was wondering if this could be the cause of...
  13. No boost

    Golf MK4 / 1999-2002
    Afternoon people Ive got a 02 GT TDI 110 ASV, driving to football lastnite i overtook a bus. The car had no boost. I got home and checked under the bonnet, it`s got a little rattle now. Went to work this morning, it had boost again but not it`s usual. Ive got no warning lights on, no smoke...
  14. Recycle your snuf cans.

    1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    Do you have a fried that has a nasty habit? If you open it you notice that it has a silicone seal? Place the bottom over a piece of flat foam. Then outline it Cut the ouline out. Insert the Foam cut out in the bottom of the can. Now you can fill it with fuses or what ever, and they...
  15. Timing chain noise 2007 rabbit

    VW Rabbit MKV Forum 2006/2007/2008/2009
    Hi all, I have a 2007/2.5l rabbit that has been great. I'm writing this for some preventative maintenance. I have 102000 kilometres on it and I'm starting to hear my timing chain ( at least that's what I think it is) making a rather strange noise. Kinda like a rattle. I can't remember if its...
  16. Pls. Help to diagnose...weitd rattle from under the car (3rd-4th gear under load)

    Jetta / Bora MK5 / 2005–2010
    Hello, I was wondering if someone could helo me to diagnose this noise whoch is driving me pretty crazy. Car: 06 Jetta 2.5 Man. Transmission Noise seems to come from u der the car, whoch to me seems to come from right under me somewhere on the drivers side (but I knw it could be anywhere)...
  17. VW CC DSG Gear Held and Rattle

    CC Owners Club
    Hello, I looked through the posts and cannot find anything similar to my issue. Yesterday, I had an issue where I made a U-Turn and in S Mode, the car went to 30mph and wouldn't switch to 2nd gear. I stopped and put it into D and tested fine. I then put it back in S again and it repeated. I...
  18. Rattle/vibration

    Golf MK6 / 2009 -2014
    Hey dudes. Could anyone please tell me, if this carbon strip on the door panel is clipped or stuck on? It is really vibrating when my speakers are on or travelling over rough road. It feels a bit loose but would like to know before I start ripping it off. Many thanks carl x
  19. Rattle noise from sunroof

    CC Owners Club
    I get an intermittent rattle from the sun roof area... comes and goes... tried opening and closing sunroof, sometimes it stops, but then returns. Can be on smooth road and noise starts. I think there may be correlation with temperature, but mostly inconsistent. Any suggestions?
  20. Gti front swap questions

    MKV Mods and Installs
    Im hopefully going to switch my rabbit to a gti front bumper, but i just have a few questions. If I buy this one from ecs does anyone know if I will I need to buy new installation hardware (mount, foam, screws, etc) or would I be able to reuse the hardware from my rabbit? Also how big of a...