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  1. 2019 GTI Autobahn - PO302 Cylinder 2 Misfire Code

    GTI MK7 / 2015 and up
    My GTI has 3700 miles on it. I was backing up the other night and the engine died twice, then started and the engine light came on. I purchased a Blue Driver OBD2 Code Diagnostic tool and it reported PO302 Cylinder 2 Misfire. I am taking my car into VW tomorrow to determine the cause since it...
  2. Pirelli sidewall bubble

    Volkswagen Tiguan Forum
    I have a 2018 VW Tiguan with 11,000 miles on it. I just noticed today that my passenger side front tire has a bubble in it. I didn’t buy the tire warranty from the dealership. What are my options on what to do, help! The tires are scorpion Pirelli
  3. Pirelli Sidewall Bubble

    I have a 2018 VW Tiguan with 11,000 miles on it. I just noticed today that my passenger side front tire has a bubble in it. I didn’t buy the tire warranty from the dealership. What are my options on what to do, help! The tires are scorpion Pirelli
  4. 2014 Beetle Convertible Key Fob/Unlocking the Car

    Beetle Owners Club
    Has anyone else experienced the inablility to unlock your '14 Beetle if more than 10 feet away?!? In the first year, under warranty, I pointed this out to Flow VW. They said the key fob was working just fine. It doesn't work just fine! Lent car to my daughter who asked why she couldn't unlock...
  5. 09 Passat 2.0L alternator and ground points

    Passat Owners Club
    Hello I was experiencing low charging voltage (13V) and battery voltage when off at 12.0V. I replaced the original Valeo alternator with a Duralast Gold alternator and replaced a 1yr battery (under warranty) with a new battery Duralast Gold battery. I am uncertain if the problem still persist...
  6. Trunk latch cover

    Passat B7 Forums
    Anybody had this stupid part fold up and get broken like this? Any source for interior trim, besides idiot dealer who says it can’t be warrantied because it’s broken...if it wasn’t broken they’d warranty it. WTF? Sent from my iPad using Tapatalk Pro
  7. Timing Belt & Water Pump Replacement Schedule

    Passat B5 Forums
    I've done some searching and haven't found exactly what I need so I'm posting. I have a 2001 Passat Station Wagon with the V6 engine. In Aug '09, the Timing Belt, Idler and Water Pump were replaced under a warranty issue; the mileage was 56K. My current mileage is 96K, so the belt has 40K on it...
  8. 2016 Golf preventive maintenance for sun roof leak

    Golf MK7 / 2015 and up
    Our 2016 Golf recently had a leak around the sun roof which caused some staining of the fabric on the ceiling. Fortunately, it was fixed under warranty. The service manager told us that the water drains for the sun roof are small and need to be cleaned out periodically. He suggested that we pay...
  9. Get more HPs from your VW with new MagnaFlow Touring Series Exhaust!
    Get a deep moderate exhaust note and a couple of more HPs easily with the recently released Touring Series Stainless Steel Cat-Back Exhaust System by MagnaFlow. Bring your VW Golf GTI to the limits and win any race by setting it up wisely. These exhausts are finely tuned for everyday driving...
  10. 2012 Golf Check Engine Light:

    Golf MK6 / 2009 -2014
    Had my longtime, very reliable local shop check it out. Genuinely shocked at what they said but: The code comes up as a MAP sensor, but the mechanic said that VW had known about this problem for many years--it's a computer issue! The computer needs to be reflashed. He even showed me on his...
  11. Toyota to Touareg TDI CPO?

    TDI General Discussion
    Hello, I’m a 75 year old car guy who no longer cares to crawl around under my cars. I’d be coming from a well maintained, no over its 125k warranty, no drama 2013 4Runner. I’m strongly considering a 2015-16 Touareg TDI CPO for better on road manners and long distance touring. I’d like to...
  12. Undercoat

    My rabbits an 07 so the rust warranty is pretty much up and nothing major besides the wheel arches have started rusting. Would it be worth it to get it undercoated now? never had a car undercoated my previous car was a 93 accord so i just let it rust out since it was already 20 years old and got...
  13. After Market LEDs

    General Volkswagen Discussion
    Hi, I will be taking delivery of a Mark 7 Golf Estate SE 1.4 TSI 2015 rej. Can anyone recommend a Set of front headlight aftermarket LED bulb replacements H7 main beam & daytime running lights H15. Will I need to address Canbus warnings? Also if I fit aftermarket front parking sensors, (not...
  14. MY 010 CC

    CC Newbs / CC FAQs
    Hi folks, I have a 2010 CC. I have recently run into a bunch of unforeseen issues that I thought I would share and see if anyone else has had similar issues. I should also say when she is running good, she is running good. I stated the year out with a rear main seal repair ($2000), followed...
  15. 2016 Golf GTi, slipping clutch and damaged fly wheel

    GTI Owners Club
    Hi, Has anyone else experienced this issue? Started happening in teens, possibly lower and just diagnosed recently (notice when you put pedal to metal only. happened maybe 4 times in 35k miles). VW would not cover under warranty and although they covered labor, it was still a 2k repair. A...
  16. 1.8t driver side axle keeps breaking

    Golf MK4 / 1999-2002
    hi guys i have a 2000 4 door golf 1.8t manual i broke 5 axles in the past 2 months i have changed every single part in the front end i lifted the car a inch because i thought it might be to low. it has a ko4 turbo at 18 pounds of boost so i thought it was to much power for the original axle so i...
  17. New wheel bedarings, rotors and pads

    Jetta / Bora MK6 / 2011 and up
    New wheel bearings, slotted & drilled rotors and pads I want all my content removed!
  18. Rear Tyres

    Volkswagen Tiguan Forum
    Hi I have a 2016 Tiguan with 18k miles. The rear tyres are the original ones. I have noted a noise from the rear of the car which I surmised may be a wheel bearing. The car was due its service so I asked the dealer to investigate. They tell me that the rear tyres are wearing unevenly and that...
  19. 2013 Convertible Roof Failure

    New Beetle Technical Forum
    My wife has moved onto her 3rd Beetle with the most recent purchase being a 2013 Beetle Convertible. Initially a problem with the roof seals fixed under warranty and all went well until last week. Having used this car to go shopping she put the roof down to load the bags into the rear seats. The...
  20. 2008 Rabbit F16 fuse underhood

    Golf New To The Forum / Frequently Asked Questions
    Hello all, Just finished dealing with local VW dealer regarding the melting of the F16 fuse under the good. I had called the dealer to inquire about a new fuse box. They were more than happy to sell me one for almost 400.00. Got to reading and calling around and found it is an extended...