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  1. Phantom engine overheating warning message

    Golf MK7 / 2015 and up
    It's a 2014 1.6 TDI Blue Motion automatic. Been down to the village (only 6 kilometres) for a little shopping and 3 minutes into the journey back home the message that the engine was overheating flashed up. A glance at the gauge showed 120+ degrees. Turned the heater up and blower on full. Gauge...
  2. Wire getting too hot!!! 1999 tdi beetle

    TDI General Discussion
    I have a 1999 TDI Beetle, the wire/fuse box sitting on the top of the Battery, the left Black wire gets so hot I cant even touch it! Any answers??
  3. QUESTION Tiguan backup camera question

    Ask A Volkswagen TECH - Hosted by Nitroscope8
    Hello all, looking at a 2012 tiguan and I needs a Tiguan backup camera. Does a premium 8 touch screen sound system have the capability and wiring already installed for a backup camera? Please let me know as soon as you can please. Thank you Scott Sent from my STV100-3 using Tapatalk
  4. 2018 Tiguan USB Additions

    Hi all! I'm the new owner of a 2018 Tiguan S. I love the car so far. My only complaint is there being 1 USB port in the car, connecting to the infotainment system. I have an iPod classic with the entirety of my music library, and I enjoy its use in the car. I hate needing to choose between...
  5. Rabbit Owners Club in Arizona

    How do I get in touch with the Rabbit Owners Club in Arizona? Thank you
  6. Connecting an Ipod Touch to a 2018 Golf

    General VW Audio / Electonics Discussions
    I don't believe my ipod has Carplay software like the iphones do. When I attached it to the usb port, the entertainment center doesn't recognize it. Is there another way to attach the ipod so I can listen to music, podcasts, etc?
  7. 2002 Golf cold starting issues

    Golf Owners Club
    My son has a 2002 Golf, he’s having issues starting his car first thing in the am. It’s turning over but won’t catch, usually finally starts after the third try. When it does finally start, if you touch the gas peddle it stalls. Any ideas?? Thank you
  8. Adding GPS to existing audio system

    New Beetle Technical Forum
    My 2013 Beetle Fender (bought used) has a audio/touch screen system but no GPS function. Is this a simple addition/activation or more complex? I called the dealer and they had no idea!?
  9. RCD510

    Jetta Owners Club
    I read online that the RCD510 touch screen VW Radio unit will fit my 2008 Jetta? Can anyone verify this? I have the standard unit with the knobs and dials, but would much rather prefer a touch screen unit. I don't want to go with aftermarket, so I thought after reading that the RCD510 factory...
  10. Faint noise coming from the compressor (maybe?)

    Passat B7 Forums
    Hello, I own a Passat B7 (2011) and it has been a while since I hear this faint rubbing noise ( which disappears as soon as I turn the AC on ( I was told that it is the compressor (Delphi 5N0 820 803A) but I am not very convinced since the compressor...
  11. 1999 VR6 piston slightly bent and block seems to be cracked

    Jetta New To Forum / Frequently Asked Questions
    Hi all, I have a 1999 Jetta with the 2.8 12v VR6. The timing chain guides broke on it and caused the engine to get about one tooth off with timing and I am in the process of replacing the timing guides. Since the motor was off with timing it seems that one of the piston rods/connecting rods has...
  12. QUESTION Battery disconnect & short Cars Terminals for 10 seconds

    Ask A Volkswagen TECH - Hosted by Nitroscope8
    I read somewhere you can reset & clear stuff on the computer if you disconnect both the positive and negative battery terminals ... then with both disconnected touch the negative and positive leads from the car together and hold them together for 10 seconds... Would this be advisable for a...
  13. Rust spots..

    Beetle Owners Club
    Looking for advice I have a few rust spots to touch up been advised to use white hammerite and I assume it needs to be buffed and filled? I heard you can get a buffing tool to add onto a drill any links welcome and what can I use for filler..? Thanks in advance...
  14. Power Distribution Center / USB Supplies & 12V Aux

    Jetta MKVI How-to's and DIY's
  15. Starter wiring problem

    Volkswagen Maintenance
    So I found out my problem. My starter is fine. But the damn Russians that owned this car before me really played with the wiring. They have this small black wiring wrapped to the plug that you see in the pic, it's long thin and is open cut, not attached to anything. But when I take the end and...
  16. Passenger Seat!

    Hello Guys, I just bought a Tiguan 2009 and the passenger seat reclines just half way ... not all the way back as the driver seat. The drive seat on mine is electric and it goes all the way back until touch the rear seat. Why not the passenger seat? Passenger seat manual ... Someone have an...
  17. 2006 Jetta vibrating above 50mph

    Jetta / Bora MK5 / 2005–2010
    Hi guys! I have a 2006 Jetta. My car starts vibrating very badly once I touch the 50 mph mark. It becomes hard to drive after 50 mph. I took it to the VW services center. They replaced my tires. It was fine for the first 200 miles. Now again I have the same issue. My car starts vibrating after...
  18. 69 bug reverse lights

    Classic VW Beetle / Bug Forum
    Hello brand new to forum I just bought a near mint 69 bug all original and the reverse lights don't work bulbs were checked any other options please
  19. Help!! Problems with 1992 cabriolet carat

    General Volkswagen Discussion
    I just got back from a 10 day vacation and started my beloved Cabriolet on my to have it leak coolant everywhere. It seems to be leaking from under the belts area, but I can't get a good angle to look for the leak. Also, there is a red wire hanging loose by the right side (from the front looking...
  20. 2011 Jetta has now power

    Volkswagen Maintenance
    I was switching my headlight bulb out and my screw driver touch Ed the fuse panel power cable now I have NO power at all. my screw driver touch the cable on the right side. Is there a fuse I blow? Sent from my SAMSUNG-SM-G925A using Tapatalk