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  1. Brake Spook

    1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    My brake pedal hit the floor on the exit ramp coming off the highway, and the brake light came on. I used the gears to slow me down while trying to pump the pedal and it just kept hitting the floor. Eventually some resitance came back in the pedal, and I was able to use the breaks to come to my...
  2. Key / barrel sticking

    Golf MK5 / 2003-2009
    Has anyone had issues with the barrel sticking? Went out to start the car this morning and the key wouldn't turn, thought it might be on the steering lock but it wasn't . Tried the so are key with no luck. After about 5 minutes it suddenly turned and the car started, problem then was I couldn't...
  3. Lower Door Hinge Noisy and Rough

    Jetta / Bora MK4 / 1999-2004
    Out of nowhere the driver side front door's lower door hinge is suddenly rough and noisy. It makes clicking noises when closing the door. Is this just due to wear and tear, or is there a component that tends to break? Not only do I hear a clicking noise when closing the door, but it also feels...
  4. 100,000 mile service (OK not to replace belt)

    VW Rabbit MKV Forum 2006/2007/2008/2009
    My car is going in for 100k service. Is it OK to go without the belt replace at the moment? I know these modern timing belts can go "suddenly" without showing wear. Anyone have any input on the subject? thanks
  5. Golf 2002 alloy wheel collapsed

    Golf Owners Club
    Hi, Driving my Golf at 20 mph when suddenly crashed into two cars. The cause was a stress fracture on the inside of the alloy wheel causing sudden loss of pressure. Looks like the car is now a write off. Any claim on alloys from the manufacturer??
  6. Ignition Key stuck in on position and can't turn off and out

    Jetta Owners Club
    The key got stuck in the ignition and I couldn't turn the car off. I could turn it to the right and it doesn't grind like it does usually but can't turn it off. It took a lot of tries before it finally came out. Then it seemed to work just fine for about 2 days and then suddenly stuck again...
  7. First post, new to forum, touareg heated seats

    Volkswagen Touareg Forum
    I have a 2005 2.5 tdi touareg. I have been having some problems one of which is that the front heated seats have suddenly stopped working. I have checked the fuse i think but it is still intact. Can anyone suggest any ideas?
  8. VW

    Jetta / Bora MK5 / 2005–2010
    I have a volkswagen jetta 2006 and suddenly the temperature started going up and down to the point that was reaching very hot temperature so I replaced the water pump, the termostat, the radiator and the temperature still goes up nothing seems to fix the problem, i dont know what else to do...
  9. Jetta mk6 (2012) engine sound at idle

    Jetta / Bora MK6 / 2011 and up
    Hi everybody. I have jetta mk6. I have liquid petrolium gas system (vialle). Last day i heard that sound. Turn up the sound and listen carefully please. At sound of 3-4 and espacially 5 you can hear the sound that suddenly down and up. Thank you for answers..
  10. 01m ........again

    Jetta / Bora MK4 / 1999-2004
    My 2001 jetta 1.8t was slipping in 3rd and 4th then suddenly today it is not slipping but upshifting and downshifting very hard. From 2nd to 3rd it actually locks up the tires briefly for a split second. What is going on?
  11. my antenna broke:(

    VW Rabbit MKV Forum 2006/2007/2008/2009
    sooo I'm drivin on the highway and suddenly may radio reception is gone. I make it to work and I see my antenna is broke off. Is this hard to replace myself????:eek:
  12. rough idle in 2000

    Passat Owners Club
    2000 passat.... idle suddenly got pretty rough. smooths out or less noticable at speed. I replaced air filter, no change. what would be logical next replacement/check? PVC valve? sparkplugs? add some injector cleaner? vehicle has 140k miles
  13. Passat B6 TDDi 2005 showing 'Airbag Fault' on dash & airbag WL

    General VW Audio / Electonics Discussions
    My Passat 2.0ltr TDDi 2005 is suddenly showing 'Airbag Fault' on the dash and also the WL is lit. A friend had a look at it and said that it was showing fault code 001217, N199 however we don't know what this is and where to start looking really. He has an idea it is related to the driver's...
  14. Backup Alarm

    CC Owners Club
    I have a 2012 CC Lux Plus. The backup alarm just suddenly quit working. Any suggestions on why? Could I have turn them off by mistake?
  15. Leaky Door, I think

    Jetta / Bora MK4 / 1999-2004
    I have a 2003 GLI that suddenly leaks in heavy rainstorms on driver side. I'm not sure if it's the door or sun roof. Anyone have this problem and a solution?
  16. Problems with golf N reg.

    Golf MK3 / 1993-1998
    Hi i am a newbie to this site and have some mechanical knowledge. I have recently got a N reg golf 1.4 petrol. I am having problems starting it when you turn the key the engine will start and then suddenly died, the spark plugs spark and it is getting fuel. It has a new battery and spark...
  17. junkyard:.....finally found the dash cap that goes under the steering column BUT....

    1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    ...when i lightly wiped it clean with glass cleaner the color turned mostly white like it was suddenly sun baked. the color was nice and vibrant just seconds before anyone know how to get the color back on the plastic? i really don't wanna spray paint it
  18. cat

    GTI Owners Club
    hi there would anybody be able to tell me if my cat is on its way out would it affect my performace i.e acceleration?
  19. EOS Radio stuck in "Mute"

    General VW Audio / Electonics Discussions
    The radio in our 2008 EOS suddenly went into the "Mute" mode and the "Mute" button will not function. We do not have/use bluetooth. The Navigator spits out audio just fine; we just are muted in the radio/media portion. It seems to me we need the VW version of "Control-Alt-Delete". Any hints...
  20. Bluetooth

    Volkswagen Tiguan Forum
    Hello- Where exactly is the microphone for bluetooth? When I am driving at high speeds on the highway, the person on the other end can suddenly hear background noise and cannot hear me any longer and the call has to end until I get off the highway. Is this normal? Thanks.
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