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

    VWVortex


    Search:

    Type: Posts; User: CC'ed

    Page 1 of 150 1 2 3 4

    Search: Search took 0.45 seconds.

    1. Replies
      7
      Views
      795

      VWs used to have class-leading almost impeccable...

      VWs used to have class-leading almost impeccable German interiors.....but not anymore. VW has really cheapened their cars to lower the price to be more competitive with other value brands. The...
    2. You want to get a 2.0T that was built after Jan...

      You want to get a 2.0T that was built after Jan 2013, see the build date on the white decal on the black plastic top timing chain cover.
    3. Replies
      29,704
      Views
      3,633,353

      Reasons, 1) VW has so decontented. cheapened,...

      Reasons,
      1) VW has so decontented. cheapened, and genericized all the models (other than maybe the Arteon), there is nothing special (that "German" feel and character) that makes me want a new one....
    4. Replies
      29,704
      Views
      3,633,353

      I sold it....I think I am done with VW branded...

      I sold it....I think I am done with VW branded cars.....
    5. Replies
      1
      Views
      182

      Half a litre (about half a quart).

      Half a litre (about half a quart).
    6. In the VW DSG transmission, the "valve body"...

      In the VW DSG transmission, the "valve body" solenoids/valves and the control computer are integrated together into a replaceable assembly called the "Mechatronic".
      About $1200 and pretty easy to...
    7. Replies
      1
      Views
      663

      Wrong forum, you have a Gen-1 EA888 in your 2016...

      Wrong forum, you have a Gen-1 EA888 in your 2016 Tiguan.
    8. Replies
      3
      Views
      398

      Welcome to the mysterious EA888 Gen-1 2.0T oil...

      Welcome to the mysterious EA888 Gen-1 2.0T oil consumption club....read the below threads (this is NOT the same oil burning problems that the EA888 Gen-2 engine has)
      ...
    9. Replies
      17
      Views
      664

      I used Ravenol T-IV synthetic fluid, specifically...

      I used Ravenol T-IV synthetic fluid, specifically formulated for this Aisin made automatic transmission. I used a 2 gallon garden pump-sprayer (about $10 at Walmart) to fill, easy, no mess. Just fill...
    10. 1) On the connector body, slide the spring-loaded...

      1) On the connector body, slide the spring-loaded colored plastic latch, then unplug the connector.
      2) Unscrew the 3 hex nuts, remove the nuts completely. Note which nut goes where...all three are...
    11. Replies
      6
      Views
      535

      The weird part is that my Q3 only came with one...

      The weird part is that my Q3 only came with one of these shanked bolts per wheel, the others are the regular 1-piece bolts.
    12. Price drop to $90

      Price drop to $90
    13. Replies
      8
      Views
      498

      See post #5, above....

      See post #5, above....
    14. Replies
      2
      Views
      155

      Probably the trunk wiring harness is frayed, and...

      Probably the trunk wiring harness is frayed, and shorting the park light wire to the reverse light wire. Common problem, do a search on this forum to find more info. About a $126 part and an hour of...
    15. For another $3K (Arteon SEL Premium($45K) versus...

      For another $3K (Arteon SEL Premium($45K) versus Audi A5 Sportback Premium Plus ($48K), I would buy the Audi...there is no comparison in the interiors....and much better resale value.
    16. Replies
      3
      Views
      663

      That is the waterpump. When it was new, my 2012...

      That is the waterpump. When it was new, my 2012 CC 2.0T did this for a few weeks, then stopped making the "goat" noise. Now, 7 years and 128,000 miles later, the original water pump is still OK.
    17. Price drop to $100.

      Price drop to $100.
    18. Price drop to $100.

      Price drop to $100.
    19. Replies
      8
      Views
      498

      Find yourself a 2015 or newer Tiguan to minimize...

      Find yourself a 2015 or newer Tiguan to minimize the potential problems the 2.0T engine has.....
    20. Open the hood : Under the black plastic cowl...

      Open the hood : Under the black plastic cowl cover (the thing that the wiper arm pivots pass thru), at the base of the windshield.
    Results 1 to 20 of 3000
    Page 1 of 150 1 2 3 4