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

    VWVortex


    Search:

    Type: Posts; User: Blake R

    Page 1 of 2 1 2

    Search: Search took 0.42 seconds.

    1. Replies
      16
      Views
      776

      The Haldex will throw codes, but no light. My R...

      The Haldex will throw codes, but no light. My R had a Haldex pump failure at 34000 miles. It acted like a front wheel drive, spinning tires on takeoff. Scanned computer and had code (Haldex pump...
    2. Replies
      2
      Views
      488

      Did you get it full? I took the plug to home...

      Did you get it full? I took the plug to home depot, got a brass pipe fitting that matches and a 3 ft. Piece of clear hose that fit onto the fitting. I cut the fitting in half being that it had...
    3. Search. (Golf r - 3013 fluid capacity) download...

      Search. (Golf r - 3013 fluid capacity) download PDF, good to keep on hand
    4. Replies
      9
      Views
      634

      When are you planning on leaving, I am definitely...

      When are you planning on leaving, I am definitely going, would love to meet and ride up with ya'll. I live 30 miles south of Atlanta, I will go saturday and spend d the day.
      Let me know who wants...
    5. Replies
      14
      Views
      1,000

      I had similar problems. From what I've read on...

      I had similar problems. From what I've read on the Tyrolsport deadset bushings are well worth the money.

      Mine are on order along with vibra-technics subframe mount.
    6. Replies
      59
      Views
      4,305

      My introduction to the v-dub world was my friends...

      My introduction to the v-dub world was my friends 99 golf 2.slow about 10 years ago. Nothing special or fast, it was a 5 speed. I fell in love with all the gadgets,the way it drove, the handling,...
    7. Replies
      59
      Views
      4,305

      My introduction to the v-dub world was my friends...

      My introduction to the v-dub world was my friends 99 golf 2.slow about 10 years ago. Nothing special or fast, it was a 5 speed. I fell in love with all the gadgets,the way it drove, the handling,...
    8. Yeh they don't turn sitting still, its hard to...

      Yeh they don't turn sitting still, its hard to tell when your driving. They maybe fine.
    9. Is there something else I need to do to turn them...

      Is there something else I need to do to turn them on
    10. AFS inoperative - lights not turning with steering

      With AFS checked in settings, no codes, no error messages. The headlights are not turning with steering.

      Is it possible to hard code them off since I bought the car used.

      I switch headlights...
    11. Replies
      9
      Views
      859

      I think I have a bad injector; pulled fuel rail...

      I think I have a bad injector; pulled fuel rail off-- no 2 and 3 intake valves are clean.

      Number 1 intake valves are caked with carbon.

      Switch out to new injector, run some cleaner in fuel tank...
    12. Use a multimeter that can check draw (it will...

      Use a multimeter that can check draw (it will have a spot that the lead plugs into that reads 10amp fuse protected). disconnect battery positive, connect red lead to batt lug, and black lead to...
    13. Replies
      9
      Views
      859

      I unplugged the injector and it made a change. ...

      I unplugged the injector and it made a change.

      the compression is 140.

      I believe it is a mechanical problem
    14. Replies
      9
      Views
      859

      new everything cyl 1 misfire

      99 Passat 2.8L. New coil pack assembly, wires, plugs, valve cover gasket(oil in plug holes).

      Misfire at idle and low rpm. Driving at higher rpm's misfire seems to go away.
      Codes are random...
    15. The fluid level is good The brake light...

      The fluid level is good

      The brake light would illuminate if low
    16. I forgot to mention an 03 gti with 170, miles000

      I forgot to mention an 03 gti with 170, miles000
    17. "Brake Fault" shows on cluster and brake light on

      Periodically when I stop, not always, maybe once or twice a day. The message display will beep, "brake fault" will show up and brake light illuminates. When I make my turn or continue driving the...
    18. will not idle after car sits for 20 minutes

      The car runs and idles fine parked all night. NO check engine light or codes.
      Just when I'm in wallmart for alittle while, when it first starts the idle is up and down (sometimes shuts off) for 30...
    19. Replies
      15
      Views
      4,001

      I found the problem -- It was the dual mass...

      I found the problem -- It was the dual mass flywheel.

      When I pulled the trans back, one half of the throwout bearing fell out onto the ground

      the clutch disc was not completely wore out, very...
    20. Thread: cooling issues

      by Blake R
      Replies
      7
      Views
      965

      I am not sure Put a larger amp fuse in to see...

      I am not sure
      Put a larger amp fuse in to see what happens
      Unplug the fans one at a time-one of them is probably about to go out (pulling too many amps)
    Results 1 to 20 of 23
    Page 1 of 2 1 2