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  1. VW Jetta MKV 2005.5–2010
    2006 Jetta 2.5 L Auto Has anyone come across a problem with the gas pedal? The car appears to be stuck in limp mode. I purchased the car blind, I was told it needed a new alternator. I installed a new one from the wreckers along with a new battery. The car runs but will not accelerate past...
  2. VW Jetta / Bora MKIV 1998 Euro,1999.5 US -2005
    I have a 1999.5 Jetta GL 2.0 with an automatic trans and 144,5xx miles. I had the timing belt and water pump replaced less than 1,000 miles ago. On my way home last night I bottomed out, which cracked the plastic guard under the motor, which I have removed. I'm now getting a weird...
  3. VW Jetta MKV 2005.5–2010
    I own a 2007 Wolfsburg and am looking to make some performance upgrades. I have a decent understanding of performance parts but am looking for some more qualified help. Post any and all ideas I'm just trying to pick peoples' brains at this point. Thanks
  4. VW Jetta / Bora MKIV 1998 Euro,1999.5 US -2005
    Ok, so i installed a Weapon-R short ram intake on my 01 Jetta VR6 about 2-3 weeks ago. The car ran excellent until the past few days. Now I am noticing, in 1st all the way through 4th gear, The car accelerates VERY slowly. The clutch seems fine because it's catching when I am in the selected...
  5. VW Jetta / Bora MKIV 1998 Euro,1999.5 US -2005
    First let me say that I am taking it to a shop on Monday...that's the soonest I could get in. Okay...I have seen this issue in old threads in this forum and others, and on other inquiry sites...but I wanted to start my own because none of those had any real solutions at the end. I am going to...
  6. Jetta Troubleshooting
    I have a 2005 Jetta (non-diesel) which seems to run fine except in the following situations: Sometimes, not always, after slowing for a turn, when I try to accelerate again there is no response. The engine is still running (tach show that), but it will not accelerate for about 2-3 seconds...
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