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  1. Polo 6R or Golf mk6?

    Golf MK6 / 2009 -2014
    Hi guys I wanted opinions on which car to get out of the Polo 6R 1.4 or the Golf mk6 1.4? I wanted a 1.4 at first but then saw the Golf had the same engine size so I thought a slightly bigger car with the same engine size? Sure why not I've been looking at both on Autotrader and the Golf is...
  2. 2011 golf head unit

    Golf MK6 / 2009 -2014
    Hi, just wondering if anyone can tell me the best VAG head unit I can fit into a base model 2011 Golf, any advice much appreciated
  3. QUESTION Ignition key programming procedure?

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    I’m looking at maybe buying a 2006 Beetle Convertible from a private seller. The craigslist ad says the key needs to be programmed, and the engine won’t turn over. Would vag com allow me to program a new key, or am I stuck going to a locksmith or dealership? My research so far suggests the...
  4. raymon1936

    South Atlantic : Fla., Ga., N.C., S.C.
    What is wrong with my 2003 Jetta TDI , No codes but when cold it gallops along , New fuel filter, Timing belt , Rechecked timing, Does a little better when 180 Deg, Ran perfect for about a week , Popped the inter cooler hose off , It was clogged with mud on the outside , I cleaned the...
  5. vcds lead

    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. Air bag light

    Passat B6 Forums
    Hello, over the winter my wife’s B6 Passat passenger HEATED SEAT quit working so replaced it with another one that came out of another 2008 Passat identical to hers. I did disconnect the battery like I was told to but the AIR BAG LIGHT stays on. I tried clearing it with VAG-COM but it keeps...
  7. need help with vag-com or ?

    TDI / Diesel Owners Club
    I just picked up a 2012 jetta TDI wagon. im needing help with getting some electronic things adjusted like switching to leds. seatbelt. etc. Im only in denver for another week or so and would love to get these address before my drive back to the east coast. i have some software / and cable but...
  8. Noisy engine

    GTI MK5 / 2006-2009
    I have recently purchased a mk5 tfsi Dsg fsh 72,000miles. (2006) Goes really well great to drive, however a noisy engine when warm. So first was to have the tapped on fuel pump replaced. The old one had worn evenly. Still noisy. Booked it into VWS Exeter who removed cam cover and cam chain...
  9. polo 1.2 12v P0420

    Polo Owners Club
    hi we have a 2006 polo 1.2 12v. At first every now and then the amber engine warning light would come on, and the only code would be P0420. Recently the light is appearing frequently so i have started to investigate. I have borrowed VAG com lead and have a diag tool with will read the lambda...
  10. New VW owner here!

    GTI MK5 / 2006-2009
    Hello everyone, so glad to have found such a great forum. recently hunted down an 09 gti 2 dr, 87k miles, great shape. So I know I'll be using the search feature a bunch but just wanted to introduce myself and my new toy, and hopefully get some quick feedback from the wise: 1) My rear...
  11. Rear Caliper Rebuild Question

    Jetta / Bora MK4 / 1999-2004
    I just replaced the rear brake pads and noticed the dust boot on one of the rear calipers was torn. So I will have to go back and replace the caliper piston seal. Actually, I'll rebuild both calipers. I have rebuiklt front calipers = on another VAG product without any problems, but I do have one...
  12. vag com for 2008 Jetta Wolfsburg

    Jetta Owners Club
    What is a good Vag com to purchase to use with a 2008 Jetta Wolfsburg? Ive read Id need one to recode the radio to be able to use the aux port. Also, what other functions/benefits would I get with a vag com? Im trying to not pay a fortune at a dealer. My computer has windows 10.1
  13. please help with my 1.8t

    Golf MK4 / 1999-2002
    Hi guys, my 1.8t is being a nightmare again, it struggles to start, when it drives there is no boost (Boost gauge read vacuum but no boost at all) even if you really rev it theres no boost, ive changed pipes near inlet manifold incase of leaks, I did notice one of the pipes going into the rocker...
  14. 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
  15. Issues with scan tool. Erasing fault codes.

    Passat Owners Club
    I have 2002 VW Passat and I have recently bought a VAG KKL usb scan tool I could not install the vag-com drivers 409.1 as they will not work with Windows 10. I finally got some working drivers for Windows 10. However vag-com and vcds light will not detect the interface it finds the com port. I...
  16. Adding a new key

    Jetta / Bora MK4 / 1999-2004
    I have a MY 2000 Jetta GLX and would like to add one more key in addition to the two I already have. I have a newly cut key and a new RFID chip. I know I can retrieve the SKC with Vag-tacho and I can program the chip to the car (or vice versa?) with VCDS. I have two questions: 1. In order to...
  17. 2003 golf gti vr6 cuts out

    GTI MK4 / 1999-2005
    So I bought a 03 vr6 2.8 only addons are exhaust maganaflow and aftermarket radio. When I come to a stop car shuts off and resets trip odo and clock. When in rain car cuts out a lot of times ( in a 6 mi stretch cut out 8 times). Mil is on for low flow in secondary air injection airbag light is...
  18. aux not working

    Does anyone in the Baltimore,md area have the vag com software that I can use to recode my radio so my aux will work?
  19. VAGcom : cable and software vs. standalone unit

    I recently purchased a 2008 rabbit with the airbag fault light on. I've read a few posts that lead me to believe that this problem could be solved with a VAG COM unit.after poking around a bit I've discovered there are two types of this sort of thing out there; the free standing type like th...
  20. Help needed to understand vag code

    Polo Owners Club
    Hi chaps, Im hoping someone can help me understand these codes from a vag cable reading I have done on my friends car as his engine lights are on and im trying to assist him in sorting his car out before it goes pop