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  1. TIGUAN OWNERS CLUB
    Hi, I have the above car. It has just started to make a weird noise and seems to be getting more frequent. The noise happens when accelerating from a stop for the first few seconds, more if I am also turning left. It doesn’t seem to happen until the car is fully warmed up. It sounds like it is...
  2. Golf MK5 / 2003-2009
    Hi All Looking to purchase a 2003 Golf Comfortline 1.6 petrol. Car looks to be in excellent shape, full service history and clean and neat. My question is, can a little motor like this handle these sort of kilometres? Also, are VW's expensive to repair if something does go wrong? Really...
  3. New Beetle Technical Forum
    I have noticed that the adhesive on the top of the rear window for my 07 convertible has recently detached from the roof. It looks like a piece of black adhesive tape of some sort. Can anybody point me in the direction of the product to use to seal it back up? Thanks
  4. 1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    Just bought an '86 Cabriolet. 350K Kms. previous owner let it sit for maybe 18 months with fuel in the tank. I put in about 30 litres of 87 octane. Engine runs happily until there's any sort of load other than flat ground. Then it misses and loses power. A sample of the fuel was stinky. Have...
  5. Golf MK6 / 2009 -2014
    hey all new to this site i have a ebay version of rosstech / lead and it worked fine on my old laptop however my new laptop doesnt have a cd drive so i have had to download the file off rosstech now my lead wont work it keeps coming up not connected to car as anyone else got this problem...
  6. VW CC Technical Forum
    Yesterday i bought a 2012 VW CC. Just before i bought it, i got the dealership to change 2 of the tyres. On the way home, the ABS light, Traction control light, Tyre pressure light, Parking brake light and the Power steering light came on. Also, the Stop-Start isnt working. I have to take the...
  7. General Volkswagen Discussion
    I bought this 84 rabbit and the fuel system was sort of taken apart( i guess the owner did not know the fuel pump was out?) and I cannot figure out what this part is. Thanks!
  8. Ask An Ex VW Salesman
    Hi, I have a 2001 beetle. It is a turbo. I've noticed that when I accelerate quickly some sort of buzzer goes off behind the dash until I let off the gas. Any idea what that is and how to disable it?. Also, I just bought the car recently it has the main key that starts the engine and another key...
  9. Passat B6 Forums
    Hi all, Sorry if this has been poster before (I couldn't find it if it has). I have a 56 plate 1.9TDi Passat B6 and was wondering if there is a way to tell if it has a DPF filter , I don't really know where to look under the car so was hoping there was somewhere under the bonnet that said it...
  10. Passat Owners Club
    Hi, Has anyone ever had this done? Wondering what sort of price i'd be looking at. Can you source them new painted?
  11. Jetta New To Forum / Frequently Asked Questions
    Happy new year to all. I'm Dan from Colorado. I've been driving a 2007 Jetta and have had minimal issue in all those years ... and miles (185K). I live on 6 miles of rough dirt roads so I'm pretty tough on my cars. I've only had to replace the serpentine belt a few times since I get small...
  12. 1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    I'm the likely owner of this Rabbit. It's been a while since I messed with an old car and so far I'm just trying to get it running. ( I used to drive Chevettes so I sort of know what I'm in for) It sat for a year or more so the battery was useless. New battery and solenoid help it turn...
  13. VW Rabbit MKV Forum 2006/2007/2008/2009
    So on my 08 was having issues with intermittent a.c., had a certified a.c. mechanic take a look at it with me and we concluded that it was the expansion valve. Replaced that but messed something up in the process, engine bay side hoses and components will hold vacuum but something under the...
  14. Volkswagen Owner's Club Announcements
    Hi. I am new to this forum. My family are owners of VW cars for several years and believe they are quality cars. Besides the individual posts from members, is there a category for used car sales and is there a filter option. We are in the market to buy a used VW small med size car such as Jetta...
  15. Ask A Volkswagen TECH - Hosted by Nitroscope8
    Have a 2017 1.8 Jetta Sport for a few weeks now and noticed some sort of oil leak (see attached pics). Cleaned it up once and then it comes back in the same pattern. Can't see anything leaking when the engine is running. Plan on taking it to the dealer for service shortly, but was wondering...
  16. Jetta / Bora MK6 / 2011 and up
    My tail light's been out for a month and I need some sort of diagram or service technician's manual to begin to trace my short. (Updated with resolution): The dealer diagnosed it for $125 and sold me the inner housing ($77) which I installed myself. Six months later and the light was out again...
  17. Volkswagen Technical Discussions - General
    Hi, I have a mk4 1.6l golf, when i accelerate quickly from idle i hear a whooshing sort of sound, its just a short sound and was wondering whether it has something to do with a vacuum leak or whether its an anti throttle kickback system or something, thanks in advance for any contribution...
  18. Golf Owners Club
    Hi just joined, and just got my first ever golf cabriolet and its not in to bad of condition but needs bodywork doing and a good tidy up, but due to joint stiffness is there any good cheap body repairers that can sort this out many thanks malcolm
  19. Passat Owners Club
    hello, new to this site having just bought a 2010 2.0 TDI Highline estate,quite pleased with it but it certainly doesn't go round corners like the old Volvo V40 estate that it replaced but I didn't buy it for its roadholding so no big deal. One thing I have noticed is that when parking and at at...
  20. 1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    Hello, I am in the middle of a webber carb install and am taking all the unused systems I can off the car. I have everything under control I think except for one thing.....what is the small valve up under the inner fender on the rear passenger side. It seems to be a poppet/ check valve of some...
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