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  1. We are Going Live!!

    Volkswagen Owner's Club Suggestions and issues
    Dear Community Members, Today is the migration day! We are almost at the starting line and really excited for you to experience the new community platform. As a reminder, the site will be put into maintenance and read-only mode while the migration is underway until completion. We will post a...
  2. We are Moving!

    Volkswagen Owner's Club Suggestions and issues
    Dear Community Members, Over the past year, there have been updates to your community environment that have introduced challenges in usability and performance. We sincerely apologize if you have been negatively impacted. Efforts to improve the technology, user interface, and site performance...
  3. Dekete account / profile

    Volkswagen Owner's Club Suggestions and issues
    How do I remove my account / profile from this site altogether so I no longer exist here
  4. New to VWOC, but bought my 74 Love Bug new!

    Air-cooled / FAQs
    Just found your site; I have owned my 74 "orange" Love Bug since new. Purchased during the fuel crisis of 1973...traded my Olds 442 for it. I live in Texas, so stopped driving it in 1980 when we had a string of 40+ 100 degree days. I retired in 2016 and decided it was time to "un-retire" the...
  5. 2019 GLI 6MT engine stalling when stopping.

    General Volkswagen Discussion
    Hello everyone, After driving the car for 30 or so minutes my new GLI will intermittently stall when coming to a stop, I have driven a manual transmission for 28 years so its not user error. This happens when the clutch is to the floor and in gear and sometimes with the clutch out and in...
  6. 2007 Rabbit No acceleration

    I just joined this club, and hope someone has experienced, or have knowledge of the same problem as I have with my 2007 Rabbit. The local VW dealership is not able to pinpoint the problem, and by process of elimination the cost could easily be more than the value of the car. Cold or warm, when...
  7. QUESTION 08 Rabbit Transmission Interchange?

    Ask A Volkswagen TECH - Hosted by Nitroscope8
    Newbie (me!) just acquired this car. Trans needs to be replaced. Wondering if there is a chart/site that can tell me what 5sp manuals would be a direct swap for this car? Plan is to buy a used one, but my thoughts are if I can increase my search from just 2008 Rabbit 5 sp manual, I might get...
  8. MK2 1990 Scirocco

    Scirocco Forum
    Hi all, new to this site but i am hoping for a bit of help from the vw community. I am currently looking for body panels for my rhd MK2 scirocco but at the moment i am unable to locate any at all in the UK. I have tried the usual place's such as VW Heritage but to no avail. I have even tried...
  9. Vw t roc 2019

    General Volkswagen Discussion
    The new T ROC not being considered for sale in the USA??? Why not???
  10. 2007 GTI Alternator Clutch Pulley Problem

    GTI MK5 / 2006-2009
    Hello, Great Site! New here I went to change alternator clutch pulley using a splined bosch removal tool with a with the 12 point . The splined tool fits but the 12 point does not. I am wondering what size 12 point would I need. It almost feels like there indentation for the 12 point to fit...
  11. Intake cam replacement GTI 2007

    Golf MK5 / 2003-2009
    Hi everyone I’m new to this site and live in Canada, my GTI that I recently purchased as my project to rebuild has a few issues mainly the intake cam lobe damage by the HPFP and an oil leak coming from the valve cover gasket. I’m trying to source parts for this work to be done and was wondering...
  12. New To The Forum

    Tiguan New To Forum / Frequently Asked Questions
    Just joined the site hoping to converse with other owners. In August we bought a black 2016 Tiguan S 4 Motion with 28k. The Wife drove it until this Monday! At 6' 3" it felt cramped for me and the black was a real pain to keep clean. On Saturday at a gas station a person parked next to us...
  13. New 1.8t tsi engine in 2009 mk5 gti

    GTI MK5 / 2006-2009
    Hello, names fred I'm new to this site. Have always been in love with vw. So i have a question to ask? I have a 2009 gti with the tdi engine in it and wad wondering is it possible to put the new 1.8 tsi engine in it if so what challenges would i run into. Thanks any input would be appreciated...
  14. VW event in Bend, OR

    Volkswagen Owner's Club Announcements
    We're hosting a VW Bug In on August 25th from 2-5pm at Kendall Volkswagen of Bend. Bring your new or old Volkswagen Bug, Bus, van, SUV, or ANYTHING else VW related, and show it off to other VW enthusiasts in Bend, Oregon! Visit our site for more information on this special event.
  15. Google Cloud Migration

    MODERATOR's Forum
    We wanted to reach out and let you now that we will be moving the site off our current hosting platform to the Google Cloud. There may be a period adjustment, but we are hoping that this platform will provide a more reliable environment for the community. As we get closer to the move date, we...
  16. Nav updates ...

    CC Owners Club
    Hey everyone! I just picked up a 2013 CC R Line and would like to see about getting an update for the Nav system. I can't seem to make any progress on the VW site vw.navigation Anyone know any other channel to get the updates or do I just need to wait until this comes back online? What about...
  17. QUESTION 2012 Passat, Horn honks with 90-180 degrees of steering wheel input.

    Ask A Volkswagen TECH - Hosted by Nitroscope8
    Sorry boys, first time on the site. 2012 Passat honks during turns while driving, very annoying. I have removed the airbag a nd checked for chaffed wires that I could see, none found. Oh....and it's intermittent too. Sometimes only happens after driving for 15 to 30 minutes. Did anyone see this...
  18. summer tires

    R32 Owners Club
    new to the site. my 2004 R has never seen rain or snow and it is time to get new tires. I am thinking about buying a summer only tire. don't want to spent over $1000 I would like to get 30,000 miles ( most likely it will take years to reach this milage) out of them and also high performance...
  19. Great number plate VO11 WGN

    General Volkswagen Discussion
    Hi everyone, I'm a newbie that joined the site in the hope that some helpful folks could point me in the right direction with a number plate query. Okay, I'll come clean, I'm not a VW owner so please don't hold that against me but I do have a car in the family that has a super number plate...
  20. battery acid?

    1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    where can you get battery acid? do you add a certain amount to each cylinder, or what?