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  1. VW Jetta MKIII 1991–1998
    I found a deal on a 1997 Jetta that I couldn't pass up, so I thought I'd make my first post and introduce it to the forum. I've already been reading a lot of the posts and found some great information, can't wait to put it to use. So basically, I feel like I got EXTREMELY lucky with this...
  2. VW Jetta MKIII 1991–1998
    ok so this might be a stupid question but i have a 1997 jetta gl with the 2.0. you can put a computer reader on it right? if so where is the plug in?
  3. VW Jetta MKIII 1991–1998
    I have a 97 Jetta vr6 5 speed and lately my car has been acting funny. randomly the car will just turn off. no sputters or anything. just like turning the key to off. normally it'll only do it at idle. any insight on what it could be? battery and alternator are both good.
  4. Jetta Troubleshooting
    Hi - my clutch pedal is stuck to the floor. I have CABLE (not Hydraulic) to mmove clutch lever so I replaced that thinking it was damaged. Same problem. I also replaced the throw out bearing with no results. I removed the clutch push rod and inspected it and it looks fine so I just put it...
  5. VW Jetta MKIII 1991–1998
  6. VW Jetta MKIII 1991–1998
    Built Thread Mk3 Jetta 2.0 1997 Gl 5 Speed 150,xxx miles Mods Inside: Aftermarket Steering Wheal, Pionner Stereo, Fog light switch(Red), Bass System two 8's MTX and 350watts MTX Amp, rear 6.5 Rockford fosgates speakers Outside: Aftermarket Grill, Headlights(Halos), Smoked 3 piece lights, HIDS...
  7. VW Jetta MKIII 1991–1998
    Whats up guys, well I have a 97 jetta 2.0 with a check engine light on my scanner said it was cylinder one is misfiring, so i change my spark plugs, wires, distribuater and cap. My check engine light when off and car runs great, however a week later check engine light when on again for the same...
  8. VW Jetta MKIII 1991–1998
    I just replaced the CV joint on my used 97 Jetta. When we removed the old part, we found another part (which my guy called a knuckle) was horribly worn and needed to be replaced. I've posted a picture. Can anyone identify this part? I would also need to know good places to get the part itself...
  9. VW Jetta MKIII 1991–1998
    Just got a 97 Jetta Sedan 2.0L I4 EFI about a month ago. It's been sitting for a year-hardly ever driven, so I knew it would have problems. After putting in about $500 to bring it up to maintenance, The transmission has since been slipping progressively worse. Went to get the fluids flushed...
  10. VW Jetta MKIII 1991–1998
    I have a 97 jetta gl 2.0 5_speed and wanna add performance its too slow I have had hondas for the last 6yrs. And wanted to try something new where do I start someone please help thanks looking for some ideas
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  12. VW Jetta MKIII 1991–1998
    Just bought my first jetta..it's a 1997 jetta gt, paid 300 bucks for it has one problem the gears aren't shifting right. It has 2 reverses one in the normal reverse gear and also reverses in first. First gear starts out in 3rd and so one from there. Not sure of anyone could help with...
  13. VW Jetta MKIII 1991–1998
    hey guys i just recently bought a 97 jetta glx and im stuck on how to start modding it. any help?[woo]
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