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  1. 2017 Tiguan -- terrible MPG!

    Volkswagen Tiguan Forum
    Heya, I just joined this forum hoping to find out if my terrible MP3 is normal. I just bought a 2017 Tiguan with 11k miles on it. It looks & drives like a brand new car but after 3 fuel-ups I'm only getting 15.5 MPG. Now, I realize it's how you drive and I am coming from a Fiesta ST that I...
  2. 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...
  3. Carb Recomendation

    Classic VW Beetle / Bug Forum
    Hi, I am new to the group. I am supposed to trade for a 72 Super Beetle tomorrow. It has a 1835cc engine but has the stock 1600 carb on it. Is this OK? It has dual port heads and I have thought about putting dual carbs on it. I haven't had a VW Bug since the early 1970s so am out of the loop...
  4. MK6 2013 GLI DSG Issues - Limp Mode

    Jetta / Bora MK6 / 2011 and up
    Just picked up a 2013 MK6 GLI two weeks ago with 59K miles. 60,500 now, and CEL comes on. P0746, pressure solenoid A. Only once the DSG gets up to temp does it go into limp mode, which keeps it in 2nd gear and displays the spanner/wrench icon flashing intermittently with the "D" select...
  5. Infractions

    MODERATOR's Forum
    Yesterday or as it the day before I got a notice of a reported thread. So I read it, took a deep breath, re-read it. I understand that the VW Diesel-gate is a touchy issue and that some view as a let...
  6. New Tiguan, dealer installed hitch wiring harness in trunk

    Volkswagen Tiguan Forum
    Hello everyone, I just purchased a 2017 VW Tiguan and as part of the deal I got them to include the trailer hitch and wiring harness. Today I picked it up, and they did not run the wiring harness to the hitch but instead left it in the trunk. They said you can pull the cable out, close the...
  7. Car Seat

    Classic VW Beetle / Bug Forum
    I have a 1966 Beetle and I want to take my 19 month old to a car show tomorrow. Does anyone know if this is allowed in Ontario? Or the best way of putting the car seat in the car?
  8. Testing ignition coil 1985 scirocco

    Scirocco Owners Club
    I just bought a 1985 Scirocco tonight the previous owner said that it needs a battery and ignition coil to run. Going to drop a battery in there tomorrow, whats a ohms reading on the coil to test for, can't find my book not too sure if its says it in there. Thanks for your guys help if anyone...
  9. Does anyone know much about the value of these vehicles and things I should look for

    Air-cooled / FAQs
    I'm new to volkswagens but not new to the car world. I honestly don't think I have ever seen one of these before and let's just say... i must have it. I am hoping to get out to look at it tomorrow. Is there anything I should keep a eye out for when looking to purchase? Thanks in advance...
  10. QUESTION 12 cc 2.0t EPC, check engine light and sluggish

    Ask A Volkswagen TECH - Hosted by Nitroscope8
    I am purchasing a 2012 cc sport dsg 53k mi. I drove the car today maybe 30 miles and was sold. But then while driving the check engine light came on and shortly after the EPC light came on. During this the car lost power and would barely run. I immediately pulled into the next gas station. I...
  11. New owner

    Tiguan New To Forum / Frequently Asked Questions
    On Thursday this week i'll have my New Tiguan 2013, Tomorrow going to finalise all paper and pick it up this Thursday
  12. NEWBIE looking for advice :D

    TDI / Diesel Owners Club
    hey guys and gals Im Amanda and new to the forum, breaking my first post right out here... I have a VW Bora 1.9tdi pd100.. the engine has been swapped from my old bora into one I brought with knackered pistons so had it swapped into my new car and the speedo isn't working and the fuel gauge is...
  13. Just bought a 2009 GOLF MK5 1.9 TDI Bluemotion Oil Pressure Light on after 1500miles!

    TDI / Diesel Owners Club
    Hi all, First time VW owner! Not a good start...... Just bought a 2009 GOLF MK5 1.9 TDI Bluemotion Oil Pressure Light on after 1500miles! The garage brought it back and fixed it and said it was the oil filter housing that was the problem! It seems to be going good now but I'm concerned should I...
  14. Looking into a 1984 Rabbit Diesel 5 speed with 121k

    1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    Hey guys, I'm looking into buying this old 84 Rabbit as a project car and was wondering what you guys could tell me I should be looking for before purchase. The body looks a bit beat up but it runs and drives fine, or so I'm told. I'm going to check it out tomorrow to seal the deal (all they...
  15. 1975-80 hard top 2 or 4dr needed for a movie shoot, buy or rent

    1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    Hello, Im looking for a 1975-1980 Rabbit hard top 2 or 4 door to buy or rent for a movie shoot in LA. its needed for today or tomorrow to get ready to work on this friday 9/25/2015. You can call me at 818-341-8975 ask for AL or send a message, thanks, AL
  16. Don't Use ECS Tuning Live Chat or Get Ripped Off!

    VW CC Technical Forum
    I was so thrilled to buy a CC body kit and noticed it was over the $200 price point for free shipping. Great! Well, it was listing $17 as shipping, so I contacted the chat to see if I could get free shipping. Brandon, the live chat sales rep, said I should hold off ordering and he would get...
  17. Can't jump start a dead battery

    Hey all, I left my lights on the other night on my 2009 VW Rabbit and when I tried to jump start it using my roommate's car we weren't able to. I just want to make sure I'm doing it right before doing another run. As I understand the jumper cables should go dead positive -> live positive and...
  18. 2012 Tiguan-Turbo EPC Check Engine lights, sluggish and chugging

    VW Tiguan Technical
    Sunday in NYC, no authorized dealers open, will tow via AAA tomorrow too scary to drive. I thought if I drove it it would destroy the catalytic converter, It is 95 degrees today, we have 40K on the car, any other ideas, it came out of no where. Thanks!!
  19. Is TDI worth $2800 for 2015 golf?

    Golf Owners Club
    I had a golf 5 years ago and want a 2015 version as a gift for myself. I am interested in the 2015 Golf 4-Door SE Automatic and dealer ask for $23761 ($2000 off MSRP). I plan to purchase it tomorrow. However, my friends told me that the TDI is necessary for golf. I checked the shared prices...
  20. 2008 vw rabbit P0455

    My wife has been having issues with her 08 vw rabbit where it won't want to start after getting gas unless she pumps the gas pedal. We had this issue before a few months ago and I replaced the N80 Purge Valve and issue went away but now it is back. She had engine light come on yesterday and the...