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    1. The brake pedal switch has 2 sets of contacts. ...

      The brake pedal switch has 2 sets of contacts. One set turns on the brake lights and another set sends a signal to the ECU. This second half of the switch might be what is bad.

      Have Fun!

      Don
    2. My wife is currently battling a stage 4 cancer. ...

      My wife is currently battling a stage 4 cancer. I feel for you Andy. Bless you and yours.

      Don
    3. This is a Vag-Com (VCDS) support forum and your...

      This is a Vag-Com (VCDS) support forum and your question has nothing to do with VCDS. I believe that there must be another forum where you are more likely to get the information you need. You ask...
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      A Ross-Tech sponsored support forum is probably a...

      A Ross-Tech sponsored support forum is probably a bad place to try to sell a competing product. Reported.

      Have Fun!

      Don
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      Yes, generic ODBII functions are built-in to...

      Yes, generic ODBII functions are built-in to VCDS. Here is more details on which cars it will work with and which ones it will not: http://forums.tdiclub.com/showpost.php?p=3728770&postcount=11
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    6. Basically, you replace the water pump at the same...

      Basically, you replace the water pump at the same time as you replace the timing belt. The water pump is driven by the timing belt. The idler pulleys, tensioner, and the water pump should all be...
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      2 things: 1) Mark Malone (and some of his...

      2 things:

      1) Mark Malone (and some of his dealers) will be at Southern Worthersee this year. See here: http://forums.tdiclub.com/showthread.php?t=434098
      2) You have a DSG transmission. For that...
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      Yes, any 2010 Golf TDI is definitely a 6 speed. ...

      Yes, any 2010 Golf TDI is definitely a 6 speed. Some are manuals and some are DSGs but they are all 6 speeds.


      Have Fun!

      Don
    9. If your steering wheel controller supports a...

      If your steering wheel controller supports a MFSW, there should be a choice in the steering wheel coding to enable it. If your car does not have a highline steering wheel controller this coding...
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      Since you obviously have VCDS, just clear the...

      Since you obviously have VCDS, just clear the codes and drive. It should not be necessary to disconnect the battery.

      Have Fun!

      Don
    11. Do you mean one of those stupid whistler things...

      Do you mean one of those stupid whistler things you can stick in your exhaust pipe? Are you talking about installing a speaker, so you can play sounds through it like a Ferrari engine sound or a big...
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      What happened at about 14,683 miles on your...

      What happened at about 14,683 miles on your odometer (23631km)? Most of your error messages are about intermittent communications at that time. As a general rune, I always clear all intermittent...
    13. I would start with the Vag-Com locator thread at...

      I would start with the Vag-Com locator thread at the top of this forum (if you haven't already).

      Have Fun!

      Don
    14. No, VCDS only lets you reset that service now...

      No, VCDS only lets you reset that service now indicator or to change the service interval. It is not a service manual, so it does not tell you what all the parts of scheduled maintenance are. I am...
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      This is mostly true. Actually the $99...

      This is mostly true. Actually the $99 "registration" fee is to officially transfer ownership of the cable. The biggest benefit of being the registered owner is support (as stated), but it also...
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      Simple. Different communications protocols were...

      Simple. Different communications protocols were used in different generations of VW cars.

      A KII-USB works with all older VWs (in North America pre 2005.5). -this is "HEX" communications (in...
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      1) Yes, you just open the instrument panel...

      1) Yes, you just open the instrument panel controller, look at the coding, and check (or uncheck) a box.
      2) Yes again. Depending on the model, you might even be able to change this from the MFD...
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      More information needed! Which interface cable...

      More information needed! Which interface cable are you using? What version of VCDS are you using? What version of Windows are you running? What kind of computer is it? What car are you plugging...
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      Think of it this way, Vag-Com (VCDS) gives you...

      Think of it this way, Vag-Com (VCDS) gives you dealer level diagnostic capability as well as a wealth of troubleshooting tools. You can manually turn on and off almost everything in your car, you can...
    20. This is not a general troubleshooting forum. It...

      This is not a general troubleshooting forum. It is a support forum for Ross-Tech's product line.
      Please post a VCDS autoscan (as per forum rules) and we will help all we can. We need more...
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