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  1. Steel Wheels for Snow tires for 2016 Jetta Sport?

    Jetta / Bora MK6 / 2011 and up
    Hi just recently got a 2016 Jetta Sport which came with 17" wheels. I'm looking to get a set of 16" steel wheels to mount snow tires. Is there really any difference between a 2015 Jetta Sport and a 2016 Jetta Sport in regards to the wheels that fit? Several websites have indicated that wheels...
  2. Window entry/exit malfunction on '14 Convertible

    Beetle Owners Club
    We recently had an early cold snap with a very wet snow and the car was parked outside. The next day, when my wife went out to go to work, the windows would not automatically lower to get into the car. Finally, she was able to get in, but then the window stayed down the 1/4" instead of going...
  3. Heating questions for modified vehicles.

    Classic VW Beetle / Bug Forum
    Hi, I don't yet own a classic VW... I have two NewBeetles. But that's irrelevant. My question is, I want to buy a beetle to build into a trail buggy that remains street legal and sensible. So I plan to use fairly narrow but taller tires, disk brakes, upgraded shock absorbers, Xenon headlights +...
  4. MK6 Golf Floor Mats and Cargo Protection For Sale

    Golf MK6 / 2009 -2014
    New OEM carpet floor mats and lightly used all-weather Monster Mats, in excellent shape. Included as a set for $40: OEM Floor Mats Set of 4 OEM carpet mats MONSTER MATS - BLACK Set of 4 high quality all season mats help protect vehicle carpet from snow sand mud rain and slush. Positive...
  5. New Owner of 2016 Tiguan S

    TIGUAN OWNERS CLUB
    Just purchased a CPO, 2016 Tiguan S. I am interested in finding a good winter wheels and snow tires. Used wheels in good condition would be great. Any suggestions on what to buy or where?
  6. 2015 Passat pulling out of snow ?

    Passat Owners Club
    What do you guys hook to for a Passat stuck in the snow with no tow hooks? And it really sucks that they don't let you rev up with tire tracking light is on, anyway to bypass this? Thanks for your help. I am sorry but no tow hooks is just plain stupid.
  7. Wheel locks frozen,

    TIGUAN OWNERS CLUB
    Need help. This sommer right front fender was replaced on my Tiguan 2012, much much later when my problems were exposed, may not be related. This fall again , snow tire season. My tire shop found right front wheel lock solid frozen could not install snow tires. Asked if I had recently any...
  8. Tires for 2016 Tiguan R Line

    TIGUAN OWNERS CLUB
    Hi All I need to buy new tires for Tiguan R Line , i have about 26k mike on the tires so far but the road noise is getting bad. The Tiguan came with pirelli scorpion verde on it but pirelli cinturato P 7 have a better wet and snow performance. Any recommendation would be appreciated for what...
  9. Only one snow tire required 1999 Jetta?

    Wheels / Tires / Brakes / Suspension
    I was left with only one snow tire for a 1999 Jetta. Is it possible for a car to drive satisfactorily in the snow on only one snow tire??? I'm thinking not...
  10. 2007 Volkswagen beetle convertible for SALE

    Beetle Owners Club
    Selling a 2007 Blue Volkswagen Beetle convertible. LOW MILES! Never driven in the snow or rain. 2nd owner. No accidents. Car is located in Chicago land area. Looking for serious offers.
  11. Advice on Tyres

    TIGUAN OWNERS CLUB
    So I need new front tyres.. the joys. My tiguan is the 2015 2l diesel model, 4 motion, so i'm surprised all 4 haven't worn out at the same time, do i need to replace all 4 together even though the back ones are as good as new? If i'm changing tyres to a different make I assume i will have to...
  12. VW Golf 2011 lack of power

    Golf MK6 / 2009 -2014
    Hi, I recently purchased a used 2011 Volkswagen Golf 2.5L Manual 2-Door Hatchback (110k Miles) and looking to do some maintenance work on it. The car is overall OK it gets stuck in the snow very easily and the acceleration isn't the best, even when I replaced the spark plugs. I need someone to...
  13. 2007 Rabbit speedometer is reading faster then actually moving.

    VW Rabbit MKV Forum 2006/2007/2008/2009
    Hey everyone. I need some insight on this problem. I live in iowa and earlier this winter my underbody was damage leaving a pretty big opening. Well salt has made its way inside the engine bay and cover all the wires on the driver side. I think it start eating away on the protective coating...
  14. heard loud pop and then no 1st gear

    1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    I was returning home on Saturday after doing some snow removal. I was stopped at an intersection, and when the light turned green I put my 81 caddy in gear and started moving. Almost instantly, I heard a loud pop and the truck stalled. I started the engine again and the same thing happened...
  15. Alltrack wiper design flaw

    Dear VW
    The wipers on my 2017 Alltrack cannot be pulled away from the windshield unless they are stopped in mid-stroke. This makes it a real nuisance to try to scrape snow and ice from the windshield. The engineer that designed this needs to find a new profession.
  16. 2008 R32 ESP Light Constant On

    R32 Owners Club
    Just got my 2008 R32 a couple months ago, got first snow yesterday and guess what I did! Yeah, ESP off and did some wicked cyclones :D:. Apparently I had too much fun because now ESP will not turn back on. Any thoughts on why this would be? I still have AWD and ABS, so not sure what would cause...
  17. 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...
  18. 2014 Passat wheels + new tires $800

    Private Party 'For Sale' Classifieds
    sold.
  19. Need Tire Advice

    GTI MK5 / 2006-2009
    Hi All, I'm a new member and need some tire and wheel advice. Have a 2007 GTI with the factory 18" rims. This car will see snow and ice for the first time this year. Planning to get some 17" rims and tires for winter driving. Here are my questions: what width do I buy, 7" ? 7.5"? What about...
  20. Salop2Saigon - England to Vietnam in a '94 Golf!

    Golf MK3 / 1993-1998
    Hello ladies and gentlemen! My friend and I recently acquired a wonderful 1994 VW Golf GL (Mk3). We have made a big decision to attempt to drive the car from Shropshire to Ho Chi Minh City, or "Salop2Saigon"! We are both 26 years old. I'm an NHS Paramedic and my friend does something in...
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