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  1. New Members Introduce Yourself Here
    I’m looking into buying a late 2009 Scirocco (59 plate) 2.0 TSI DSG. I just wanted to know if there’s anything in particular I should know/look out for before buying The car at the moment seems in great condition & FSH Any help would be hugely appreciated. Thanks Fraser
  2. New Members Introduce Yourself Here
    So on Friday I picked up my first ever VW. It wasn't the one I had been after for a while, but after missing my shot at seeing the perfect (to me) Scirocco, I decided to not wait any longer & go for a great looking 2015 Polo BlueGT 1,4 TSI to be honest, I'm liking it a lot. I've got a regular...
  3. General Chat
    Hi all! I'm new here to the forum but have owned my reliable 2011 mk 6 1.4TSI golf for just over a year Over the year I've owned it it would occasionally go into limp mode, it's happened about 4 times since I've for the car. I took it to a mechanic to get it smoke tested to check for boost...
  4. Golf 5 (type 1K) 2003 - 2009
    Hi all. I have a 2007 Golf 1.4 TSI (Twincharged) which was running fine the other day. Now the supercharger kicks in as normal with full boost but when it hits 3000 rpm there is a jault and the turbo isn't kicking in as normal. Has anyone had this same issue?
  5. VW Engine and Gearbox
    I'm buying a 2011 Golf Mk VI DSG Automatic Petrol CAXA engine with about 55K miles on the clock. Serviced regularly at an independent garage every year since 2013 at approx 7K intervals. Last service at 52K in 2019. Drives smoothly though I've only done a mile or two in a test drive. Dealer...
  6. In Car Entertainment
    Entertainment unit error: "No suitable update found please insert valid update!" This is a problem out local VW garage has not managed to solve. Regardless of ignition on or off, the entertainment screen shows this error message ever couple of minutes: - Tried all the possible combinations...
  7. Golf 6 (type 5K) 2009 - 2012
    Hello. Recently purchased a mk6 golf. After bringing it home i noticed a rattle at idle. It sort of goes away when i rev the engine, but comes back once the revs drop and the engine settles back to idle. It does this no matter what the temps are. No fault codes. No warning lights. No driving...
  8. VW Engine and Gearbox
    Hello everyone! Great to be a part of the VW community! I would like to know if anyone is in possesion of a car using DQ 200,dry clutch,7 speed DSG gearbox. My question is if any of you that are using the stated transmission have done any oil changes to the gearbox? (not mech. unit) I'm aware...
  9. Polo 5 - (type 6C) 2014 - 2018
    I have an 2017 Polo, and the air con blows in the wrong direction. If it is set to blow at your feet, it will be blowing up the windscreen. So it’s upside down. How do I remove the bottom of the unit to fix this?
  10. New Members Introduce Yourself Here
    Hi all, new one here, I’ve got a question regarding to what vw should be able to offer on a known fault with the TSI engines, as I've bought a scirocco second hand 3 years ago it's been serviced every year by vw since new (7 years old) and it's had a problem with the timing chain which vw are...
  11. Scirocco 3 (type 137/1K8) 2009 - 2018
    Hi all, Question regarding to what vw should be able to offer on a known fault with the TSI engines, as I've bought a scirocco second hand 3 years ago it's been serviced every year by vw since new (7 years old) and it's had a problem with the timing chain which vw are saying it slipped a tooth...
  12. VW Engine and Gearbox
    Hi , I wonder if anyone can help. I recently purchased a golf gt tsi 2007 and it starting misfiring. I replaced the plugs and coils and it worked beautifully , the car was fast and responsive. However it started degrading , the car started getting slower and slower until it misfired again, i...
  13. VW Engine and Gearbox
    I recently bought a Golf 1.4 TSI 40,000 miles, after driving for a little while the engine makes a loud squealing noise, i brought it back to the garage it came from and they told me it was "the fuel pump, pumping fuel into the engine and the noise is normal" I have a link to a video of the...
  14. Golf 5 (type 1K) 2003 - 2009
    VW GT TSI 2007 - 70,000 miles. Replaced belt around 45k miles, amongst many many other components since. Now MAJOR oil issues (inc. leak and smoke) 5 litre tub lasts max 1 month. To reinforce, the smoke is either a white or blue colour. And stupidly thick.. Has gotten progressively worse...
  15. Polo 5 - (type 6R) 2010 - 2014
    Morning, I own a 2011 candy white polo GTI, I brought the car 4 months ago and have had nothing but oil problems. at this point in time its booked in at VW Walton next Wednesday to have its final consumption test before they take the engine apart or replace the whole engine. the yellow light...
  16. Golf 7 (type 5G) 2012 - 17
    Hey guys, just wondering if anyone knows if there is a bluefin available for a MK7 Golf 1.2 TSI yet? I enquired a few months back and they said they didn't have one.
  17. New Members Introduce Yourself Here
    I'm Zaen, 23 years old, born & bred in Huddersfield, West Yorkshire. Just picked up a silver MK7 Golf 1.2 TSI Blue Motion 2 weeks ago. Love it! It's so impressive for a 1.2. Will be keeping this for a while I think! Sorry I haven't uploaded a picture yet, it's raining quite badly today! Will try...
  18. New Members Introduce Yourself Here
    Hey Guys, Currently got a FIAT Punto MK2 which I am getting rid of in the Summer for a Polo 1.2 or Polo 1.2 TSI First time I will be having a Volkswagen, probably better then this Italian piece of junk I've got now!
  19. Touran 1 - (type 1T) 2003 - 2015
    When pressing the accelerator I am getting a short squeak or chirp in my 1.4 TSi Touran 2007 model. Searching the web this looks to be a fairly common issue but I cant seem to find anyone that has solved it. Some have replaced the waterpump only to have the squeak return. Any Ideas ? Many Thanks
  20. Golf 6 (type 5K) 2009 - 2012
    Hi all, I currently have a Golf 1.4 TSI 2010 plate, I think something has been pressed on my car, every time I go over 32mph the car makes a "Bing" sound & then flashes 32, where it flashes 32 it used to say the miles I have left in the tank and/or the temp, it will no longer stay on the miles...
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