Username or Email Address
Do you already have an account?
Forgot your password?
  • Log in or Sign up

    VWVortex


    Search:

    Type: Posts; User: euclid

    Page 1 of 13 1 2 3 4

    Search: Search took 0.68 seconds.

    1. Replies
      160
      Views
      7,322

      Blue Golf R on the blue route this morning,...

      Blue Golf R on the blue route this morning, lowered. Was behind you for a bit and that exhaust sounded awesome man!
    2. Just to wrap this up for anyone who may have...

      Just to wrap this up for anyone who may have similar issues, the Crank Position Sensor was definitely the cause of the dying car - the MAF issues was a secondary, but unrelated issue. The car has...
    3. Replies
      30
      Views
      3,483

      I think I'm probably out of my league on this...

      I think I'm probably out of my league on this one, so I don't want to venture any guesses and lead you down the wrong path! I'll just say that, unfortunately, I've had issues with my car that youd...
    4. Replies
      7
      Views
      1,113

      While it could be the MAF, my guess is that it...

      While it could be the MAF, my guess is that it probably isn't. With all of the MAF issues I've had, they've always been accomanied by a EPC, CEL & ESP Light.
    5. Replies
      30
      Views
      3,483

      I wonder if maybe the 1/4 tank issue is purely...

      I wonder if maybe the 1/4 tank issue is purely coincidental? How far do you typically drive your car each day, and when this happens, how long have you been driving the car? My 03 VR6 is currently...
    6. Replies
      4
      Views
      255

      Could also be the engine position sensor.

      Could also be the engine position sensor.
    7. Hey Man - Thanks, as always, for your help! I...

      Hey Man - Thanks, as always, for your help!

      I ended up having to get the car towed over the weekend after it died on me 4 times in a row. I had tried to clean up the MAF again, prior to the dying...
    8. Hey Man - Did you get your car fixed? I'm...

      Hey Man - Did you get your car fixed?

      I'm having the exact same issue as you, but had my car towed to the dealership last night since it died out on a major highway... not fun!
    9. Lost All Power 3 times on 36 mile drive home from work - help!

      Was driving home from work today and about 15 minutes into my drive, but while in a bit of a traffic jam car lost all power, the "STOP" thing popped up on the display and the oil light and battery...
    10. Replies
      10
      Views
      2,169

      Patrick Rothfuss - The Name of the Wind and the...

      Patrick Rothfuss - The Name of the Wind and the second in that series, The Wise Man's Fear. Trust me on this.
    11. UPDATE: Took apart my intake, from the filter box...

      UPDATE: Took apart my intake, from the filter box to the throttle body; cleaned up everything really well with MAF cleaner. Took apart the MAF itself and cleaned thoroughly, twice. Cleaned the...
    12. Thanks again, I really appreciate your help. I...

      Thanks again, I really appreciate your help.

      I can totally understand where your friend is coming from, too. I feel like when i am sitting at stop lights people are looking at my dash and are...
    13. I appreciate the reply! I will try to clean...

      I appreciate the reply!

      I will try to clean the tb this weekend. I hadn't thought about the intake pipe. Aside from just a visual inspection, is there anything in particular I should be looking...
    14. EPC/CEL/ESP - Intermittent Issue & Self Diagnose?

      I have 140K on the clock and have had this issue several times in the past; each and every time the issue has been corrected by changing the MAF. Also, I should note that I used to have a CAI, but...
    15. Replies
      5
      Views
      4,011

      I had my first coil go bad on me a few weeks back...

      I had my first coil go bad on me a few weeks back - I tried to diagnose via the "listen test" where you remove each harness on top of the coil and wait for the one that doesn't make the engine run...
    16. Replies
      43
      Views
      5,315

      Are you able to post more pics? Would like to see...

      Are you able to post more pics? Would like to see all sides of car, engine bay, interior, etc... Pics of any damage to body? I live in Wilmington, DE but travel to Chesapeake, VA regularly and am...
    17. Replies
      15
      Views
      3,812

      I owe you a big thanks, man. Went and got a...

      I owe you a big thanks, man. Went and got a coil, popped it in there, took it for a test drive and we are back to firing on all 6 again. Can't thank you enough for taking the time to help.
    18. Replies
      15
      Views
      3,812

      You are brilliant. Thanks for this; I just...

      You are brilliant. Thanks for this; I just erased the codes, waited for the CEL to return and rescanned the code and now I get "Cylinder 5 Misfire detected" so, should I replace all plugs & coils...
    19. Replies
      15
      Views
      3,812

      Okay - I bought a OBDII scan tool and got the...

      Okay - I bought a OBDII scan tool and got the following codes, which I just looked up and found the description for, and in this order:

      P1142 - Load Calculation Cross Check Lower Limit Exceeded...
    20. Replies
      15
      Views
      3,812

      I do not have access to a VAG-COM - I was just...

      I do not have access to a VAG-COM - I was just searching around and thought it might be worth my while to pick up a scanner though. Otherwise, I go to the dealership and its $90 bucks or so. If...
    Results 1 to 20 of 250
    Page 1 of 13 1 2 3 4