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  1. My "B" pillars look dull and dingy.

    MK1 Rabbit Body
    My B-and A pillars look like garbage, dull not shiny. I didn't want to use a Back to black, or paint on them so I reverted. From this: To this: How did I do that. Simple. Elbow Grease and the proper cleaners. I started with water and wet or dry 2000 grit. I Sanded the pillar until it...
  2. How do I take the Head rest off the Seat back to recover it?

    MK1 Rabbit Body
    How do I remove the Cover off the head rest? Pry the 2 clips that hold the head rest. look for the side that the 2 wires are. Use a flat blade to push start the clips out. Once partially out you can then print it out. I Usually support the Seat off the Ground then force it down to “pop”...
  3. gelling fuel

    1975 - 1984 VW Rabbit General Forum
    were going into the -20s these days and 2 hours of engine block heating in the morning is hardly cutting it. will i burn out my block heater if i run it through the night? also, for 10 gallons of diesel, would about one gal of kerosene do the trick as far as keeping my fuel from turning to...
  4. 2013 Passat Candy White

    Passat Owners Club
    I collect my new car on Sunday! Can anyone recommend the best wax to use to keep it shiny bright :)
  5. Front suspension, knocking noise.

    VW CC Technical Forum
    Anyone heard of this? I think mine is doing this. 2012 Volkswagen Cc Suspension Service Bulletin 337298 NHTSA: Action Number: 10044921 Service Bulletin Number: 337298 Report Date: Jun 27, 2012 Component: Suspension Summary: Volkswagen: front suspension, knocking...
  6. New car

    GTI Owners Club
    I finally found a gtd with bi zenon sunroof and leather and all 3packs and I'm loving it . So far it's had 3 smartwax concourse polishes which has mad such a difference in looks Just waiting for my my gtd reg to arrive from dvla
  7. DasAuto Magazine

    Jetta Owners Club
    Current issue of DasAuto Magazine states to use Volkswagen Hard Wax Preservation. Searching all over the internet and even online chat to VW, I have been unable to find. Why do they advertise the product and it is seemingly impossible to find? Anybody have any information?
  8. Cabriolet "A" pillar repair the Gap.

    MK1 Rabbit Body
    To stop a leak at the "A" pillar vent finger seal from Shrinkage of the seal. Look at your top where the door vent meets the "A"pillar seal. There should be a overlap of the seal off the top of the "A" pillar over the finger seal on the door. If there isn't as that the seal has shrunk and a...
  9. How often do you clean/wash your CC

    CC Owners Club
    How often do you clean/wash & wax your CC?
  10. Tiguan Washed

    Volkswagen Tiguan Photo Gallery
    Girlfriend's Tiguan after I gave it a bit of clean... Two bucket wash, hand applied polish and wax. Car has about 6,000 miles on it since November 2011. Being black one has to be super careful not to inflict the dreaded swirl marks when washing so I'm quite pleased that I seem to...
  11. Fresh clean car!!

    VW Rabbit MKV Forum 2006/2007/2008/2009
    Anyone else just love that feeling of knowing your car is at it's cleanest, and looking sharp? I finally got around to using the drill on my headlights to get rid of the fog, then i decided to steam clean and wax it.. looking sharp!!!
  12. Windshield distortion

    CC Newbs / CC FAQs
    Have had my 2012 cc lux plus for two weeks and I can't seem to get rid of distortion in the windshield. It looks like a wax or something but have been unable to get it off the windshield. Does anyone have any advise on how to remove it?
  13. New Tiguan Owner!

    TIGUAN OWNERS CLUB
    I just traded in my 09 GTI for a 2011 Tiguan SE 4-Motion. I just got it back yesterday from getting tint and a clear bra put on the front, and mirrors. Here it is on the lot. After some wax and a tint job Me looking retarded The traded in GTI Next mods will be painted grill and...
  14. Pollish or Wax ?

    Washing/Waxing/ Detailing
    I have had my new 2011 CC for about a month now and was wondering if I should pollish it or wax it . It's been a rough winter here in New England and I had to put it through the auto wash recently.Hated to do that but had no choice.I don't like white road salts sitting on the finish for too...
  15. Awesome Wax for an Awesome price!

    Washing/Waxing/ Detailing
    Check your local walmart shelves people! Autoglyms HD wax is on clearance for 20 bux, some even cheaper. Autoglym is a very high end UK based company and they're stuff is very nice. It comes with an 8oz (i think) tub of paste wax, a MF and two applicators. This stuff sells everywhere for 50...
  16. Removing pin stripes.

    Washing/Waxing/ Detailing
    What is the best way to do this. I really wanna do this. Thanks
  17. WASH and WAX???

    RABBIT OWNERS CLUB
    What is the best car wash soap and the best Wax brand to use on a 2008 BLACK RAbbit???? :confused::confused::Ciao:
  18. my little bugs after a washing

    Your VW Rabbit Photo Gallery
    what do you guys think?
  19. So started to wax and just a pain ha wet sanding?

    GTI MK2 / 1985-1992
    any one do wet sanding? would it help my paint out? here are some pictures of the wax job i used a rubbing compound and then waxed it such a pain though... so was thinking about wet sanding anyone ever do this? i got nothing to really lose...or any other tips on making the paint look good agian?
  20. cleaning excess wax

    Washing/Waxing/ Detailing
    So last year I had buffed my car. When we were buffing the car, some wax stuck on the black bit on my bike rack as well as the moldings. Is there a safe way to clean it off? I've tried wiping it off with a towel and water, but thats not working. Any suggestions would be quite helpful.
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