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  1. Fahrenheit GTI
    Ok so hopefully I'm doing this right... total neewb here so bare with me. I got my car back in March 2014 My Fahrenheit is a 2007 Its in great condition, there were some small issues here and there initially however they were all resolved. Unfortunately... I've been having a reoccurring...
  2. 2.0T FSI / TSI Engines
    Hello everyone, I'm new to the forum and VW in general. I tried searching for my problem with no luck so far. I have a 2008 GTI FSI. I had to leave for some training (in the Air Force) and I disconnected my battery to conserve it while I was gone. Since then, my throttle has been...
  3. MKV GTI
    what's a good battery to get? my original battery in my 06 is starting to go out, it failed the charge test at a local shop, but the dealership recommended battery is expensive as hell. any places I can get a good battery for reasonable price? waht batteries have you guys used as replacements?
  4. MKV GTI
    okay well i have a 2009 gti mkv and my battery is dead and i dont want to spend money on the OEM battery because it cost so much and im a little short with money right now. can someone please help!? thankk youuu!
  5. MKIV GTI
    so a week ago i go to start my mkiv and it wont start. assuming its a dead battery, i go to jump it.... still nothing. so i call a tow truck and get it towed to my mechanic, who keeps it for a few days. the mechanic calls me, and is baffled. says that the 'key is not responding to the computer'...
  6. MKIV GTI
    I started off hearing a single click and the car wouldnt start, eventually it would turn over. This would happen every 10-15 starts or so. I replaced the battery and it would start fine for about two weeks. Then the single click would come back. Now it doesnt start. It starts fine when i jump it...
  7. MKIV GTI
    Hey, Ive had my 03 1.8t gti for some time now and all of a sudden my battery keeps dyeing and i just recently changed the alternator because I thought that may have been the problem but it wasn't. Can anyone gimme a hint or tip as to what's goin on?
  8. VW GTI
    Today, I disconnected my battery to reset my computer (CAI messed with the "check engine" light) Ever since I reconnected the battery I've had a couple problems. 1) My windows and sun roof won't open. 2) My car will not lock/unlock with the clicker, but it will arm the alarm. 3) I am not...
  9. MKIV GTI
    Hey Guys, I have a 2001 VW GTI MKIV 1.8t, bazooka tube 220w sub/amp, dual head unit and interior neons. Nothing is run to the battery, everything is tapped in with fuses, etc. I haven't had any problem until the past few months, my car's been acting kind of funny. At night time, I will be...
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