Our ‘12 Passat goes back to VW next week. I'd like
$250 Chinese market LED tail lights. With trailer light controller so they work with the USA lighting code.
Demo here: https://youtu.be/Udul36tZdyY
Come over and I’ll help install them! Will need your USA tails to go back on our car.
The time has come...
For sale is my 99.5 Jetta GLS TDI 5 speed. Odometer is just under 313,000 miles.
-Power windows, locks (working!)
-New timing belt, water pump, oil pump chain & tensioner, front main seal, cam seal, lifters and clutch at 280k. Clutch is a TDI friction w/...
Sadly, the time has come for VeeDubTDI and I to part with our 2012 Passat TDI. As everyone is aware, VW is offering to buy this car back.
So here's the deal... the buyback offer is $17,987. The modification offer is $5,487. If you pay us the buyback amount up front, we won't complete our claim...
This post is mostly directed at our friends from Ross-Tech :)
As many here know, the easy preglow time adaptation for the ALH doesn't work for the PD motors sold here.
I was Googling around and found this posting: https://www.briskoda.net/forums/topic/86178-adjust-glow-plugs/#comment-1051987...
The cold / defrost cycles caused the chip on the Touareg's windshield to turn into a crack running almost the width of the glass... and of course the inspection is due this month :rolleyes:
Anyone have a recommended glass shop? This will be an out of pocket repair.
The last thing that happens before they go NLA. $49 each.
FENDER 1HM-821-022-B $96.93 $49 49% 85 1993-99 Golf/Jetta
FENDER 1HM-821-021-D $100.27 $49 51% 42 1993-99 Golf/Jetta
As most of you know the 2012 NMS models all have a rain / light sensor. The rain sensor / auto wiper function was disabled from the factory. Many chose to use VCDS to enable the rain sensor. The problem I observed is that the sensitivity isn't very good... the wipers are either going too fast or...
As the owner of a 2012 Passat I am very curious what the forthcoming changes to the engine management will be. I decided to capture a baseline.
The following log is my drive home from work. The drive starts with the car having sat for 8 hours, being started, driven on city streets with...
I'm going to be giving a basic and advanced VCDS tech demo at TDIFest this year.
I have some ideas of what I want to cover, including Auto Scan, Fault codes, Long Coding, and interface types.
Are there other topics people are interested in me speaking about? I'd love to share the bits I've...