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  1. EPC light on and running somewhat rough

    Golf MK5 / 2003-2009
    I have a 2003 Golf GTI with a VR6 engine. Recently the car shut down to limp mode and the EPC light and traction control light came on. I had this problem before with my Cadillac so I removed the throttle body and cleaned it. I replaced the throttle body and the car sprang to life. However, the...
  2. Angle sensor VR6 2.8 24V

    Golf MK4 / 1999-2002
    Does anybody know how to calibrate an angle sensor using VAG COM IF SO PLEASE HELP! I just installed a new angle sensor in my VR6 I hooked up VAG COM to my car and got a fault code my traction control light won't shut off Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  3. 2014 Passat wheels + new tires $800

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  4. Electrical problem

    Golf MK4 / 1999-2002
    Hi My daughters GT TDi 130 has a intermittent electrical problem. Radio goes off warning lights for ABS and traction control comes on. Most times radio comes back on and car drives ok even with the dash lights on. If you stop the car it won't restart and no sound of any action when you turn the...
  5. Problems with abs traction control lights

    I have been recieving the ABS, traction control, Power steering, and ECP ligths. The codes that i recieve when this happens are B2AAA, U0155, U0121, and P2626. I am able to clear the codes via torque. When me and freind inspected for why this is happening we found that the break wear sensor...
  6. Do I have a Haldex clutch?

    VW Rabbit MKV Forum 2006/2007/2008/2009
    It's a 2008 VW Rabbit with manual transmission and ASR traction control. Does it have a Haldex clutch and does it require additional maintenance?
  7. Traction control

    Jetta / Bora MK6 / 2011 and up
    I have a 2013 jetta (base model) and it doesn't have a traction control button to turn it on and off, is there any way to put one in or am I out of luck on that? And is there any way to temporarily disable it?
  8. Traction control issue

    CC Owners Club
    Does anyone know if you can completely override the traction control? Even when it's turned off, it's still doing stuff, I want to decide how the car reacts, not the other way around. It is a 2013 v6, I used to have a Toyota and there was a sequence involving pressing the gas peddle several...
  9. On Wider, faster, saver Michelin post/advertorial

    1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    The main reason for the crashes is people too damn stupid to slow down for existing road conditions, NOT the conditions. Few have rear enders without following too close. Few slide off the road without going too fast for good or adequate traction. Now get off your German backsides and design...
  10. Gti

    GTI MK4 / 1999-2005
    I have a 2002 Gti I'm looking for an Asr button for my dash if anyone has one for sale let me know thanks Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  11. error code 01276

    Golf MK4 / 1999-2002
    Hi All, My 2001 golf GTtdi is showing error code 01276, the abs & traction control lights come on at 15mph & are permanently on & i have been advised to get the abs hydrolic pump replaced. Has anyone else had this problem & knows how much this part is likely to cost & if i can pick one up at a...
  12. epc & traction control light keeps coming on

    Golf Owners Club
    Hi im wondering if anyone can help I have an 02 golf 1.8t and since ive had it remapped the epc and traction control light keeps coming on together resulting in my throttle have on response what so ever, its been back to the garage on numerous occasions and no fault is being detected, this can...
  13. please help

    GTI MK4 / 1999-2005
    i have a mark4 golf gti turbo,when i cover maybe 30 miles on a drive on the motorway my traction control light comes on and cars feels its about to stall when i sit at lights and rev counter goes up and down and the engine sounds jumpy,also when my heating is on my temp gauge dont move up to the...
  14. vw golf 1.9 tdi traction problem

    Golf MK4 / 1999-2002
    hi i need help with my 53 plate mk4 vw golf 1.9 tdi match every time i start the car i can turn the traction control on and off all normal when i leave it on and i drive for 2 mins or so it turns off and i cant get it back on with out stoping and turning the car off and back on the car has been...
  15. Left-foot Braking

    Have anyone tried this technique? I used to do it on dry road during a sharp 90° right turn.. (for sure a very open road with no other vehicles passing around) ..never over spin Today it starts to rain and when I was driving down a hill..... almost gone bad and the car slided into the grass...
  16. Wipers fail, and all the lights come on in the dash ??

    Jetta / Bora MK5 / 2005–2010
    i hit the wipers to come on and they didnt move and i checked all the fuses and now there are lights on on the dash , abs, traction control etc..any one have any ideas?
  17. Wins vs. loss since SRI

    Vw Rabbit VS. The Competition
    So i beat my friends 08 v6 mustang recently ( his is auto ) as is mine but i got a little more traction off the line then he did his tires are bald. Anyway on that note just wondering what kind of wins that anyone with the SRI and the basic mods such as exhaust intake headers etc, have gotten or...
  18. Whats wrong with my GTI?

    GTI MK4 / 1999-2005
    I am currently driving a 2004 Golf GTI. While driving today my traction control turned on and remained on. I pulled over and turned off my car and started it. The traction control light turned off but while driving it turned on again. When the car shifted either up or down it had a hard jerky...
  19. Steer assist incidcation (yellow) and traction control light on after Radio Swap

    VW Tiguan Technical
    Hi, I am turning in my leased 2009 Tiguan in a couple months and today I swapped the stock radio for the Aftermarket one I installed 3 years ago. The swap went fine (I think) but now the Traction Control and Steering Assist Indicators are on. Anyone know what would cause this? Is their a dead...
  20. QUESTION ESP Traction Control Warning Indicator

    Ask A Volkswagen TECH - Hosted by Nitroscope8
    Hi. My 2005 Golf TDI, after driving it for a while, will often show the ESP indicator (the exclamation point with the triangle and the circular arrow around it). Any idea was the problem could be? A loose or faulty sensor perhaps? Thanks!