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    1. 1990 Fox Wagon Front Seat Release Cable Broken

      Thanks Chad! good to hear from you!

      The cable is frayed and broken so it will need top be replaced. :-(

      I thought for sure you'd have a solution for this one (lol)

      Nothing lasts forever, But...
    2. 1990 Fox Wagon Front Seat Release Cable Broken

      Thank You!
      Do you or someone on Vortex happen to have a single picture or diagram of what the insides of those seats look like? Not sure even VW would have one?

      Sincerely,
      Ralph
    3. 1990 Fox Wagon Front Seat Release Cable Broken

      Thank You ALL!

      In my case it's definitely the braided cable.

      I have no idea what things look like in there? and what I could use as a "substitute" for the braided cable? I assume a good...
    4. 1990 Fox Wagon Front Seat Release Cable Broken

      Dear Friends,

      Hope this New Year finds all of you doing well.

      I just experienced something that I never had happen in the ownership of (3) three Fox wagons and over 500K miles...

      The side...
    5. Windshield Removal and Replacement - Odds of Breakage - FOX Wagon

      Thanks for contributing...

      Sorry to hear of your misfortune.

      I take it that the windshield was the problem?!

      I covered the entire windshield frame with 2 inch wide blue painters tape. Then...
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      1989 VW Fox Wagon Exhaust System

      Thanks so much for taking some of your precious time to respond!

      All good information...I was going to sand off any loose metal/rust and spray paint the pipes/muffler with Hi-Temp paint.

      The...
    7. Windshield Removal and Replacement - Odds of Breakage - FOX Wagon

      Dear Friends,

      I have a 1990 Fox wagon that has had water leak issues, The drivers side fender was recently removed and a rust hole was found and patched, There is still water seeping in down and...
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      1989 VW Fox Wagon Exhaust System

      Thank You very much...I was beginning to wonder if anyone else had run into this problem?
      It's strange that there are several companies that make the mid muffler, catalytic converters, flange pipe...
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      1989 VW Fox Wagon Exhaust System

      Dear Friends,

      I'm looking to buy a new standard type exhaust "system" for my 1989 VW Fox Wagon. I assume the same exhaust fits the 1990 Fox wagons as well.

      I'm finding that for the most part...
    10. Damp Carpet, Soaked Underlay, Water Leak - Wet Fox

      FOX aficionados

      Hope this finds you ALL well.

      If I do not find the solution to this problem(s) soon or I can't find the parts required to fix this problem. Your going to see two Fox Wagon For...
    11. Damp Carpet, Soaked Underlay, Water Leak - Wet Fox

      Made a gruesome discovery today...I'm going to need to pull both front seats out and remove all the front carpet - steam clean it. The entire drivers side floor board is soaked, filled with a mixture...
    12. Damp Carpet, Soaked Underlay, Water Leak - Wet Fox

      Mike I assume?!
      The cowl port areas in the right and left corners up against the firewall. Where I did find some rust right before the drain port. This was filled with silicone and touched up again...
    13. Damp Carpet, Soaked Underlay, Water Leak - Wet Fox

      Hello!

      Does anyone know if Golfs seals can be used for VW Fox wagons? (see photos) Are they compatible/be made to fit in some fairly minor ways?

      PLEASE NOTE:
      Out of the major or more obvious...
    14. Damp Carpet, Soaked Underlay, Water Leak - Wet Fox

      These did not work..the molding/seals "NEED" to be replaced

      1 - I did find another suspect spot right at the cowl drain hole., which I promptly filled with silicone.

      2 - Another thing I'm...
    15. Damp Carpet, Soaked Underlay, Water Leak - Wet Fox

      Dear Friends, Here are some updated photos after some rain last night.

      The door panel had been removed and the "vapor barrier" was worked on and made whole>no leaks per your pictures/instructions....
    16. Damp Carpet, Soaked Underlay, Water Leak - Wet Fox

      Thanks! Alain sold me one of the 4 speed shifter bushing kits. Worked perfectly!

      I assume your going to use those seals?! I'm not sure what I will do in the meantime? I haven't heard back from...
    17. So this is a part you bought from Brazil? how do...

      So this is a part you bought from Brazil? how do you know it fits? I have emailed them 3 times and I haven't received a single response yet. (curious) Is the shipping reasonable? Difficult to believe...
    18. How do you get a response from those folks in...

      How do you get a response from those folks in BRAZIL in order to buy parts that VW stopped making many moons ago??? Are there any other possible sources in the USA for these seal/door moldings?
    19. Damp Carpet, Soaked Underlay, Water Leak - Wet Fox Your Message

      Numero Uno! I owe you an apology...after reading ALL of the Posts I did see the various materials you used or recommended.

      Pleeze excuse the terminology i use as I'm not sure what all these...
    20. Damp Carpet, Soaked Underlay, Water Leak - Wet Fox

      Looks GREAT! Thanks for sharing...:thumbup:Now let's solve this leak issue:screwy:
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