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  1. Transmission and/or Clutch issues at ATF 5 speeds of WV Passat 1.9TDI 2004

    General Volkswagen Discussion
    Transmission and/or Clutch issues at ATF 5 speeds of WV Passat 1.9TDI 2004 Hi everyone, I'm the happy owner of a WV Passat 1.9 TDI from 2004 of 136 bhp with close to 100k mileages (genuine). I only changed the cam belt and the rear break pads - expected weariness for this mileage and car age...
  2. clutch,shocks,struts, and codes HELP!

    hi everyone im pretty new to this vw mod thing but im in love with ma baby and i want her to be the best she can be. this is what i have..... 2001 (mk4) VW GTI 1.8T +5 speed manual +stage 1 clutch engine head redone all new everything lol (my timing belt broke while driving an i kept trying to...
  3. MK4 GTI VR6 parts, and 1.8 parts

    For Sale - Parts
    MAKE ME AN OFFER ON THESE!!!! i have a stock dual mass flywheel and pressure plate for an mk4 vr6 24v. im not sure what other car is compatible. they are in perfect shape. flywheel $250obo and pressure plate $250 obo. if you want both $400 obo any questions please hit me up anytime...
  4. Transmission problems?

    I have a 2000 jetta tdi. i have been having problems keeping the revs to stay where there suppose to be. ill have it in cruise control at 50km and the revs will slowly bounce up and down. it stops jumping around after i go over 100km. any ideas? and today i put it in reverse and had foot on...
  5. '96 golf vr6 Clutch Replacement

    I've recently purchased a 96 golf v6 gti with a burned out clutch. I was wondering what would be the best type and brand to purchase. I'm new to the VW scene so any help would be awesome! thanks
  6. '96 golf vr6 problem!

    Hi! So I purchased my first vw three days ago. It's a '96 Golf gti vr6 2.8 L 5 speed with about 150k miles on it. When I went to check it out i test drove it for about 15 mins and knew immediately that I wanted to buy. This car is completely stock except for the sway bars. Ok so here's my...
  7. HELP?! clutch?

    ok so i just replaced all my coil packs and it stopped misfiring. but when i kinda get on the gas the rpms rev up and it doesnt pull. when i shift it catches perfectly fine. is this the clutch? i also just put my downpipe on. i dont see how there would be complications with that that would make...
  8. 1996 Jetta Clutch Issuse

    General Volkswagen Discussion
    So I'm new to this and I don't know if I'm posting in the right area. I have a 1996 Jetta 2.0. It's nothing amazing, but it gets me to work. Well...it used to... Last week the automatic cable adjuster went out causing the clutch push rod to punch a hole through the thrust plate. Would add a...
  9. I feel dumb...

    So I just replaced the flywheel, clutch, release, etc in my 2004 GLI (1.8t). I know I'm supposed to go easy on it for a few hundred miles to "break it in," but I think I did something wrong and I'm afraid of making things worse. I don't know what it feels like to have a slipping clutch, but from...
  10. MY Synchros Suck You too?

    what the hell is up with the trans on these cars I'm on my second trans because the differential in my old one decided to lock up the whole tranny and turn it to dust! Now I'm on trans #2 same (new) Spec Stg2+ clutch and 11lb flywheel but I was told that the trans was from a fwd TT and the final...
  11. Do I have the right clutch?

    Clutch petal goes to floor. (Golf MK2 1986 1.8L) Background: Clutch petal went to floor with no resistance. Installed clutch kit, throw-out bearing, actuation finger (pushrod lever). Checked pushrod: straight, not mushroomed, and correct length. Old thrust plate was not punched through...
  12. Clutch problems

    So i was driving my car the other day and noticed that the clutch pedal was sticking about half way up but it was working fine. I went out this evening and tried to start it and noticed the clutch wasnt disengaging completely( was in gear when turning it over). It starts fine but grinds and...
  13. Clutch rattles when clutch is pressed

    Hello everyone,I was just wondering if someone can help me.I have a 2003 jetta and just recently when i press in on the clutch at idle it has a bad rattle but it goes away when i take my foot off of the clutch.Any ideas anyone?Thanks
  14. weird clutch sounds

    I have a 2002 vw jetta 1.8t. I've been having this weird noise appear when I'm parked next to cars and my car is idling or when I'm going through a drive thru. Basically its like a low grumble/rattling sound. Weird thing is if I push down on the clutch, the sound goes away. I might add it also...
  15. Clutch Friction Point Issue

    Ok, so since I got my 1996 Jetta GLX VR6 about 2 years ago, the friction point has changed slightly, seemingly based on temperature. I thought nothing of it. Then about a month ago I noticed it was really difficult to shift into any gear. I usually have to shove it into gear, making the car...
  16. Gear Shift/Clutch problem

    I know this sounds crazy, but here it is. I cannot get my car to shift into gear after it has rained. The clutch was put in about a year ago (<10,000miles). Any ideas?
  17. T5 flywheel - where to repair?

    Vans & Transporters
    Hi I have a 2004 T5 T30 1.9 104ps transporter. I have just had a loose flywheel/clutch diagnosed :(. Does anyone know of a good and not too expensive place to get it repaired in southern England? - preferably West Sussex. I have come to learn that this is not an uncommon problem. Has anyone...
  18. 2000 polo gti problems

    Hello, my GTI is playin up . . problem is im gettin it was like i missed a gear and had a crunchin noise after that my car started to whistle a bit more well more of a screach but then it started grindin whilst drivin and my gears seem harder to put in and wen its warm the noise is worse . ...
  19. clutch/transmission problem?

    hi, i don't really know much about cars, so i'm hoping i can find some answers here.. i own a '98 jetta and i think there may be something wrong with the clutch/transmission? i often have trouble shifting down into first gear when i come to a stop.. but i never have any problems shifting into...