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VW Golf

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The VW Golf is a front wheel drive (FWD) vehicle manufactured by the German automaker Volkswagen since 1974. This model is the world’s 3rd best-selling car and the company’s best-selling vehicle, with over 25 million units built as of 2007.

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  * Turn on ignition. * Hold down Right trip button and continue to do so whilst turning off ignition. * Still with Right trip button held down turn ignition back on. * Release Right trip button. * With ignition still on turn Left trip button to the Right and release. * Turn off ignition.
  If you are talking about a second generation MR2, then it's pretty easy. You don't replace just the bulb, you will replace the entire housing. They both cost the same at the store. You need to take off the black plastic shroud around the headlight. Then remove the 4 screws that are in the...
The alarm system is integrated into the Comfort Control Module and cannot be disabled, it is behind the dash under and to the left of the steering column I believe. there are two electrical connectors going to it. one is the main harness for all the interior electronics and such. Then there is a...
Assuming you are referring to the Mass Air Flow Sensor it is bolted to the factory air box inline with the intake tube, you will see an electrical connector with several wires coming out of the top. Usually only takes a Philips head screwdriver and a pair of slip joint pliers for the intake tube...
The low beams and high beams are both H7 bulbs. The fog lights are H3's.
tools needed: Trolley jack tyre iron 6mm hex bolt new brake pads small hammer Time about 30mins Procedure take the wheel off of the car and place wheel under the sill just incase the car falls ( better it landing on the wheel than destroying other parts ) now what i done to get easier...
The specific procedure may vary by model year... VW Volkswagen Golf sidemarker light bulb lamp replacement procedure: Purchase the correct replacement side marker light bulb(s) first, before disassembling the vehicle. See sources and related links below for replacement bulb information. Then consult...
  == Answer ==   Head Gasket leak most likely.
My old Scirocco had a button on a black square box inside the engine compartment connected to the speedometer cable and you could push the button, which looks more like a clear plastic plug. I think the initial condition was 60K miles, then every 30,000 thereafter, just as a reminder to have routine...
On the rear of the steering wheel there is a pair of screw holes that contain torx head bolts, undo these and the airbag comes away from the steering wheel. Once the airbag is free you'll see a yellow tag that also need to be removed, once that is removed the airbag has been removed.All of this MUST...
    == Answer ==       Normally the Dipstick is located on the passenger side back of the engine. They normally make them with red or black handles.
  == Answer ==   its most likely because the oil is low
if its a 1.8 i believe it is .032 inches
on the driver's side - big grey plastic compartment
I believe there is no mechanical difference, it is just a stylistic feature.
Through measured driving, changing gear at 2000rpm, you can manage 62km.
Not one that is a mechanical petal. Some have a pad that is attached to the floor on the far left side so that while you are cornering at high speed you can press your foot on it to keep yourself setting upright in the seat.
No, You can not lower the car by adjusting the struts. That is what lowering springs are for.
173 bhp on 2,8 shortblock vr6 engine and 193 bhp on a 2,9 long block vr6 engine
  == Answer ==     look to see were the green stuff is coming from lol check the hoses and the pump itself and don't forget to check the heater hoses and core   == Answer ==   100% correct. All a mechanic would do is look for the wet spot or the place that has dried crusty...
Answer . sounds like your ball bearings are going bad
To remove rear view mirror on a Mercedes 180E, just give it a good tug towards you, it will come off, as it is spring loaded, very hard to put the new on need two people, but with bit of patience its done.
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this guy has done some vids of the assembly of your engine...   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=23MTtYGZEQ8
\n85-95 nm or 8,5 - 9,5 kgm\n. \nGreetz, Bert.
Yes, and they will need to use the same wheel nuts as the 205  wheels.
As you open the bonnet and look into the back of the light you will see a black tab like appendage there,quite low down (directly below the "flash", high beam side) but clearly visible, there will not be any wires connected to this and it wouldn't be obvious that the bulb is behind this! All you...
  No none of the vr6 were ever turbo charged from the factory. I mean you can put a turbo on them but they are all N/A which just means they dont have a forced induction system. They do make a twin turbo vr6 in Europe.
The 1984 cc engine was capable of 240 km/h
First locate the lamda sensor then take it off and thoroughly blow it through and then replace or replace sensor with a new sensor. all you will need is a spanner. Best buy the sensor on Ebay as they are up to half the price you will pay from dealer or mechanics garage. Mine cost 39:99 with free...
  30 psi or 2 bar is a good figure for any car, if the car is fully loaded then 30 psi at the front 32 at the back. i have a mk 5 golf and the tire pressure is printed on the inside of the petrol flap
Means Electronic Pedal Control--fly-by-wire for the gas pedal.
I found a very thorough answer to this on Edmunds.com, check the 'related links' below. This is what it says: Electric-/hydraulic convertible top pertains to a closed hydraulic system. As a rule, a filling is only required after opening hydraulic circuit (e.g. after replacing parts). Remove CD...
It means that there is a fault in the system. Take it to the dealer and have them scan it and they will be able to tell you whats wrong.Yes, well good luck with that. My Golf's airbag light came on and I took it to the dealer. $900 later the light is off. They diagnosed the problem as detioration of...
  to chang ethe brake bulb, first lift up the rear hatch of the car, look to see what brake light is out, the you nee to look on the inside of the tail light assembly and you will see 2 scews or bolts holding the assembly in place take out those bolts and pull out on the brake light. next you...
With great difficulty, u need to lower the front subframe and dependeing on the engine and gearbox fitted, you may need to raise the engine slightly.
I was a frog befor i got eaten
Should be in the boot with the spare....
Answer . Vw uses a linkage system that has small bushings and plastic tie-rods that wear over a period of time. These are situated just on top of the tranny in a linkage unit. They can be dismantled and replace. Also the base of the gear lever has a replaceable bushing. If these are okay and you...
Answer  You mean you forward and reverse while the engine is shut off????? How can that be?   Funny man that guy. Have you checked your fluid level? Also checked to see if your trans oil looks or smells like it has been burnt. Hopefully your only low on trans fluid, otherwise you will need to...
  == Answer ==     Well you can find instructions if you buy a Haynes Manuel for that car.
If its rear pads you want to change then you will need a piston winding tool (about £15) to wind piston back in before new pads are fitted. The Front pads are easier but you will require a large Allen key or socket to Allen key tool to remove brake caliper and replace pads. any questions email me...
they just unbolt from under the bonet . take the wheel arch out and check around the edge of the wing for more bolts i need to replace my drivers side and its a job i will be doing my self so i dont think i will be to hard.
check the fuse to see if something happened where the fuse was blown. you can get a fuse checker at Advanced Auto Parts along with extra fuses. If that doesn't solve the problem, check to make sure the headlights aren't burned out.
AUTOZONE.COM has all vehicle wiring diagrams. They have all kind of knowledge for most cars. Check it out! It is worth the look.
An 1.4 L petrol engine with 55Kw - produce 156g CO2 / Km
  == Answer ==   The oil warning light has little to do with oil level other than the fact that without oil the engine cannot generate oil pressure. Babbit bearings, the type of bearing used in all internal combustion engines consist of a finely machined, perfectly cylindrical surface on a...
Look at the sticker on your fuel cap, on the bottom left it will have all compatible tire and rim sizes.
As far as I've seen across the last range of citi golf with the new dash, it is on the passengers side on a black plate above the cubby
how do i reset the radio code for a 1997 volkswagen golf If your radio is in SAFE mode. You will need to have the four digit code, then hold down the MODE and SCAN buttons at the same time till 1000 comes up on the radio use the volume button to scan up and down till code is entered. Press and...
Yes, considering these two things. A TDI is a turbo charged engine to begin with and there are aftermarket kits available through performance dealers and websites.
you can start like I did with simply replacing the stock air filter with a reusable and washable K&N air filter. they make a stock replacement filter that works with the stock air cleaner assembly. A low flow performance exhaust cat back system is the next logical step. This car doesn't have a...
Facing the engine, it's on the top left. It can be seen without moving anything.
  # Check the level of the transmission fluid with the engine idling and the transmission in Park.  # The transmission dipstick is marked with a max and min level.  # The fluid level should be between these marks.  # If it is low, top up the fluid (through the dipstick tube) to the max level ...
As a transplant direct bolt in no, but you can with modifications
It goes to the cluster to indicate oil pressure and give u a light signal wen ever oil pressure is less or oil level is low
Tapeswitch is the most common manufacturer of ribbon switches. Grainger, McMaster Carr, and Allied Electronics are among some places to purchase them. Here is a list of their official distributors. http://www.tapeswitch.com/onlinestore/support.php Good luck!
you cant its built into the brake pad itself and will indicate a worn pad. you can get the warning mapped out of your ecu to enable you to use unsensored brake pads, usually its a faulty cable on the passenger side brake pad (the only one). just remove wheel and check
you need a torx tipped "screwdriver". You can buy a torx set at Home Depot for about $10 and it has the big size you need. I don't remember the number. i have a red Husky torx set and it had the right size on it
Depend on what kind of a gearbox it is. But normal 5 speed or 4 speed is like this.You need to loosen the clutch wire first.Then remove the bolts for the driveshafts if you what them out with..its easier that way:)Then loosen the bolts going thru the starter.And then the bolts around the gearbox...
Answer . \nIf you mean it is only running on 3 cylinders, you should check your spark plugs, spark plug wires and the distributor.
Yes, all golfs have a flywheel. Dependant on model the flywheel can weigh between 6 and 9kg.
I've had Golf GTIs 1, 2, 3 & now have a 4. Out of them all the 3 was the slowest. Still great fun though.
Your drain plugs might be clogged , just cut off the tip of the drain plug and that should help you out !
  The only experience I have from adding fog lights to a friend's car, is that the fog lights hook into the headlight low beam circuit.   This is done so that the fog lights can only be used with low beams and there is no power to them on high beam.
Remove engine covers   Use screwdriver at the base of the plugs to help remove caps.   Disconnecting 1st and 4th nozle connector to free up space by  moving them asside.   1st and 4th plug is easy, 2nd and 3rd needs a angled wrench.
  == Answer ==   You must make sure that you have purged all air from the coolant system. An air bubble will not allow proper flow of coolant and could also cause the engine to overheat. Add coolant into resevior and leave top off with engine running. Add more coolant as required. If temp...
you have to pull out engine and trany and when out split the her apart to get to the bearing,its a big job......good luck The top answer is incorrect if its a 2.0 this is a very easy job ill you need is a hammer a flat head screw driver on the far left of your trans is a big green cap with the VW...
  == Answer ==     I have a 1974 Chevy truck with the 350 V8 and the engine is in good shape. At idle the oil pressure is 35-40 PSI, at driving speed it goes up to about 50 PSI. Hope this helps.
  == Answer ==   The burned out bulb has blistered (like an old fashioned camera flash bulb) and is too large to fit through the access hole.   1. Remove the old bulb from the socket 2. Crush the old bulb with a pair of needle nose pliers 3. Carefully shake out the broken bulb fragments...
  == Answer ==     It will be due to the input shaft bearing in gearbox.
there is a hybrid motor in trunk it is a hamster wheel.(hamster not included)
against the firewall adjacent to clutch pedal. to access you need  to remove battery and battery box.... *Note: If still stock under  hood u will notice removing battery box will include removing parts  of intake as they are one piece.
The whole headlight assembly needs to come out. It is not difficult. First of all you need to remove the two bolts holding the headlight assembly to the body frame. They are easy to see.Then there is one other little bolt not so easy to see, that needs to be loosened. If you are standing in front of...
Remove side trim on passenger side and undo 13mm bolt and remove to answer ur question do reverse :)
    Under the glove box. There are two small plastic screws which you take out and then remove the foam cover. There is a rectangular cover at the back which you slide to the left and pull it out and the pollen filter is attached. Easy.
  == Answer ==   The camshaft pulley has a notch on the side of the teeth. You must line this notch up level with the top, front side of the cylinder head. (where the valve cover bolts on)
on a golf, depending on the model, its not a hard job at all.. just make sure you do it right and make sure everything is torqued to the right spec.my car, a 94 golf GL 2.0L gas automatic, was a bit of a chore because you have to remove a motor mount to do it. the first thing you can do to save...
  sounds like engine management light to me, best to find someone with a fault finding machine. more often than not its something silly that just needs reset, worth getting checked out though. stay away from cowboy's , they will charge you a fortune for nothing.
== Answer ==   to save on gas only three pistons are needed to start the engine properly   == Answer ==   I would say you have faulty sparkplug wires and when the engine warms up the fourth will kick in or you have a faulty plug...good luck   == Answer ==   This is a common early...
were is the windshild wirer fuse on a 1992 honda accord ex
  == Answer ==   you have a leak in your heater core. i had the same problem you can either replace the heater core which will cost about 1200 bucks or do it yourself. but before you do know that its difficult and takes along time. you have to remove the whole dashboard im talk everything but...
  # Remove cargo hooks by prying out center pin in cap abnd then pulling the whole cap out  # Pull back the trunk liner to expose the wiring harness  # Pull off the plastic wire harness clips to expose 2 10mm bolts  # Remove bolts  # From the exterior - pull the tail light assembly straight...
  the cam positioning sensor is on the passenger side of the engine block near the bottem. the best way to access is through the wheel well.