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  1. Suggestions for online parts sources (2015 GTI)

    GTI MK7 / 2015 and up
    New GTI owner here looking for suggestions for good places to buy parts/tools online. For now, need disks and pads, so any suggestions on that gratefully accepted. Rajan
  2. Wanted Turbo Classic Beetle - Pro touring prefered

    Beetle Owners Club
    I am looking for a fun summer car. I have always wanted a classic Beetle that is super modern and really more of a pro touring beetle. Now Let me be clear on what I mean by Pro Touring. Typically a pro touring car does not use any of the factory suspension. On most american muscle car Pro...
  3. Windshield washer jug mishap on my Cabby

    1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    Cabriolet Content. Evidently the last time I removed my washer jug for a photo op for a Tex'er, I didn't get the jug properly seated. Driving my car Top up a/c on the Belt started to squeel, and it figured I need to tighten it a wee bit more... Getting home I discovered that my jug came off the...
  4. 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...
  5. 08 rabbit tires bouncing around rough ride occasional poping noise front end

    RABBIT OWNERS CLUB
    need some help, 08 rabbit standard, tires seem to be bouncing feeling every bump, kind of like a grinding or rubbing noise when turning wheel left and right, sometimes ill hear a pop when i first drive away from my house.. like I ran over a big rock.. did some research possible cv joints? not...
  6. Rear bearing KABOOM!

    1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    To make a long story short... On the way to work this morning I started to feel a shudder. By the time I got to work (over 40 miles) it had gotten bad. As work has a fairly well equipped shop I opted to inspect after clocking out. Needless to say my 84's driver's side rear...inner bearing...
  7. 2014 Passat Questions

    Passat Owners Club
    I just bought a 2014 1.8 Passat and I love it but I have a few questions. I am out of state right now away from my car. 1) I want to buy a Steering Wheel Cover to protect the steering wheel from wear. What is the diameter of the 2014 and are there good ones I should check out. 2) I don't have...
  8. Trunk Lid Liner Removal?

    Jetta / Bora MK5 / 2005–2010
    Trying to get at the inside of my 2009 Jetta TDI trunk lid to install a rear view camera on license plate area. No able to remove the molded liner. Removed the two allen screws at the bottom and managed to pull loose all the clips around the edges, but something is rock solid where the pull...
  9. 2001 New Beetle Oil Pan - cracked - fixed - cracked again - supposedly

    New Beetle Technical Forum
    My grandaughter just bought a 2001 New Beetle 2.0L Automatic. She promptly ran over a rock and cracked the oil pan. Wonderful. I am trying to determine if the shop she took it to to have it fixed ripped her off or if she really is that bad of a driving clutz. Main question is: does anybody...
  10. 2001 New Beetle Oil Pan - cracked

    New Beetle Technical Forum
    My grandaughter just bought a 2001 New Beetle 2.0L Automatic. She promptly ran over a rock and cracked the oil pan. Wonderful. I am trying to determine if the shop she took it to to have it fixed ripped her off or if she really is that bad of a driving clutz. Main question is: does anybody...
  11. Disaster Polo

    Polo Owners Club
    So, I braved it and bought my first car. 1.2 mk5 polo, '11 plate. Had plans in place for it, potentially engine rebuild, remapping blah blah. Endless plans of a girl's mind.. And so far, I have a car that is throwing endless problems. Gearbox... either refuses to go into gear, takes me 3/4...
  12. Bendix master cylinder

    MK1 Rabbit Suspension
    Looking for part number for rebuild kit for this master cylinder. It's on a 82 diesel pickup w/power brakes.
  13. Hot Super Beetle

    Beetle Owners Club
    Being a new member to the Club, I am wondering if someone knows of a restoration shop or technician near Benton/Bryant or Little Rock, AR area that would be interested in installing an aftermarket air conditioning system and converting the auto-stick shift transmission to a four speed manual in...
  14. Golf 4 AGU fueling problems

    GTI Owners Club
    Hi All I need advice on sorting a fueling problem on my golf gti AGU motor. Let me start with some of the history of the car. 2000 model gti 348 000 km (I know loads of mileage but until now has been solid as a rock) Chipped with a unichip around 7 years ago The car is hopping if that is the...
  15. Jetta Passenger Seat height adjusting mechanism

    Jetta / Bora MK6 / 2011 and up
    Hi everyone, Have any of you had trouble with the passenger seat height adjuster? Mine quit working and of course it was after the warranty expired. Is there a source to buy a replacement adjuster besides the dealer who we all know charges to much? Ive searched the usual places including...
  16. Rear window replacement on a rabbit 2009

    RABBIT OWNERS CLUB
    Hello everyone. My girlfriend and I passed a semi on the highway and a rock flew off of it, shattering the rear passenger window. I'm about to order a replacement, but thought I'd ask if anyone has had any experience changing the rear window on this model. Can't really afford a service manual...
  17. Need Short Water Pump

    MK1 Rabbit Engine
    I have an 81 Rabbit Convertible 1.6L gas that I'm putting back together. It had had the AC butchered off of it at some time previously and the wiring harness was fried. I fixed the harness and put 89 Cabriolet AC brackets and a Sanden AC pump in it. My car originally had a 40mm Short water...
  18. looking for front end protector. Bra...

    Golf MK6 / 2009 -2014
    I have been looking for a bra for my 2013 2.5L Golf. Down here in desert Southwest, It would help big time to stop rock chips which are already starting to make a home on the front of our car. Does anyone have a link etc as to where I can find one?.. I have looked. I have had no luck.. Thanks...
  19. 2012 Tiguan SEL plagued with problems

    TIGUAN OWNERS CLUB
    I'm a new (to me) Tiguan owner of a 2012 SEL 4Motion. I haven't bought a pre-owned car in 20 years...I get nervous about buying someone else's problem. I took a month deciding to buy it (and two trips to the dealer that was 2 hours away). Visually the car is immaculate and it operated perfectly...
  20. STRANDED busted clutch cable?

    1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    at a stop sign. in first, pulling into the intersection, i clutch in to shift to second and my foot and the clutch pedal hit the floor abruptly, i stall in the middle of the intersection. clutch pedal wont spring back into its (clutch engaged) resting position. the clutch never disengaged when i...
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