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  1. 2009 GTI trunk latch not opening at all

    Hello good folks of the VWforum. I just purchased a 2009 4-door (some people might say 5-door) GTI. I knew when I looked it over that the trunk wasn't opening, but I didn't let that hold me back from buying it. Figured it would be an easy fix... boy was I wrong. Here's the situation: When I...
  2. Battery dead therefore trunk won't open

    Not even using the key. The manual says using the master key I should be able to open it. But the master key doesn't even go in which is really weird. the cuts look identical. I wonder if it is actually I researched called a "valet key"? Anyway, besides buying a new battery is there a way to...
  3. FS: New MK5 Golf GTI OE Style Carbon Fiber Hood and Trunk

    For Sale - Parts
    I have these new (never installed) parts for sale. They are open box display pieces. The trunk has a small 1" wavy spot in the carbon weave (see picture). The hood had some shallow scratches in the clear coat that can be buffed out. You can see more images and item descriptions on my eBay...
  4. 2000 Passat GLS 1.8 Turbo

    Hey, I just bought a 2000 Passat with the 1.8 turbo yesterday but it has a few things wrong with it I was hoping you could help me with? First, all four of the windows are non functioning, I know it's going to be a long prodject and time consuming but I was hoping you would know what part I...
  5. Budget Subwoofer Install

    I'm just looking for some feedback on some plans to "ever so slightly" upgrade my Jetta's sound. All I want to do currently is add a descent subwoofer to the OEM head unit in my Automatic 2006 2.5L Jetta (Double-DIN 6CD changer). Here's my current line of thinking: -Boss BASS1200 amplified...
  6. WTB - Trunk lid for Passat

    For Sale - Parts
    Looking for a trunk lid factory silver for a 2002 Passat. I'm located in Ft Worth TX. Thanks in advance, Michael